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Get Ready to Celebrate National Library Week
National Library Week is April 9-15. From maker spaces to safe spaces, libraries and librarians transform communities every day, acting as critical community assets. Visit the NLW Press Kit and find products that attract attention and spark conversation. It’s important to increase awareness of the value, impact, and services provided by libraries and library workers this April!
National Library Legislative Day (NLLD) is Coming Soon! NLLD is a two-day advocacy event that brings hundreds of librarians, trustees, library supporters, and patrons to Washington, D.C. to meet with their members of Congress rally support for library issues and policies. Participants will receive advocacy tips and training, along with important issues briefings prior to their meetings. For more information, please see the ALA NLLD website.
Check out the Booklist Reader: Opinion, News, And Lists From The Book People At Booklist, Book Links, And Booklist Online
This is a professional development and discussion group of ALA. You do not have to be an ALA member to participate, but are expected to have a bona fide connection to the library and information science profession.For more information, please visit the ALA Discussion Group on LinkedIn.
Check out the new POWER Library
POWER Library is the online portal to all that Pennsylvania libraries offer. This is the place to find trustworthy answers to questions about healthcare, consumer purchases, personal finances, and much more. Enjoy free 24/7 access to newspapers, magazines, journals, historical documents and photos, online databases, and eBooks. Research a subject. Learn about your family history. Repair your car. Locate a title. Explore career options. It’s all there at POWERLibraryorg.
The Access PA News provides news and tips about Access PA, POWER Library, Ask Here PA, and other statewide services. There are also many email discussion lists available.