American Libraries Magazine

With the updated web site, the address for submitting new or renovated buildings for the Library Design Showcase in April broke, at least temporarily.
Posted January 8, 2010 | Comments: 0
The ALA Office for Intellectual Freedom (OIF) will launch ALA’s new privacy initiative, Choose Privacy Week, during the ALA 2010 Midwinter Meeting. Join us from 4 – 5 p.m.
Posted January 7, 2010 | Comments: 0
ALA's SRRT Feminist Task Force (FTF) was founded in 1970 by women determined to address sexism in libraries and librarianship. FTF was the first ALA group to focus on women's issues.
Posted January 7, 2010 | Comments: 0
We at American Libraries are kicking off 2010 with a whole new way of keeping on top of library-related news, views, and perspectives with this revamped website.
Posted January 6, 2010 | Comments: 0
American Library Association Treasurer Rod Hersberger made the following announcement today on the ALA Council list: "Our financial advisors at Merrill Lynch reported that at November 30, the total value of ALA's endowment stood at $28,398,452.
Posted December 31, 2009 | Comments: 0
Explore the best resources among the wealth of jobs and employment research and networking tools available online by participating in the American Library Association’s Placement Center free webinar—“Finding and Keeping Library Jobs”—from 11 a.m.
Posted December 30, 2009 | Comments: 0
Join the discussion on ALA's Draft Strategic Plan at the 2010 ALA Midwinter Meeting in Boston.
Posted December 29, 2009 | Comments: 0
Associate Executive Director for Communications and Member Relations Cathleen Bourdon sent American Library Association staff a welcome seasonal greeting this morning, namely a report on membership statistics that helps mitigate some of the doom and gloom that most of us have been feeling.
Posted December 23, 2009 | Comments: 0
Associate Executive Director for Communications and Member Relations Cathleen Bourdon sent American Library Association staff a welcome seasonal greeting this morning, namely a report on membership statistics that helps mitigate some of the doom and gloom that most of us have been feeling.
Posted December 23, 2009 | Comments: 0
It's my understanding that Kirkus Reviews had fewer than 2,000 subscribers when it folded this month, but the venerable publication was still influential and a credible source of informati
Posted December 18, 2009 | Comments: 0