Appearing as an Auditorium Speaker on the ALCTS President’s Program on June 30, bestselling author Jennifer Kahnweiler said she has been an avid library patron ever since she was a child. In fact, her father led the renovation of the library in their hometown.
American Libraries Magazine
On Tuesday, ALA got a new president.
On Sunday afternoon, programming librarians shared their ideas for “out-of-the-box” book clubs.
Sharon Skinner, national president of the nonprofit Grant Professionals Association (GPA), presented tips for writing a successful grant proposal at a June 29 program at ALA Annual Conference. Skinner’s advice provided skillful guidance for any grant-writing novice. For experienced writers, she offered reminders and
In 1977, the American Library Association decided to get into the movie business.
In an exclusive video interview with American Libraries, Ilyasah Shabazz discusses her reading tastes. . .
Acclaimed author Lois Lowry shares childhood memories of her library and her positive outlook on libraries’ future role in the lives of children in an exclusive video interview with American Libraries.
It’s quite common to see libraries on Facebook and Twitter, but many institutions have gradually been branching out to Tumblr.
On Tuesday, comedian, actor, director, and author B. J. Novak offered some entertainment at the Closing Session of the 2014 ALA Annual Conference in Las Vegas.