- ALA Annual 2019 in Photos
(From l.): Jason Reynolds, Christopher Myers, Woodson, and Alexander.2019 Margaret A.
- ALA 2019: Reynolds, Sotomayor Headline ALA 2019 Annual Conference
The American Library Association is expecting strong attendance at its upcoming 2019 Annual Conference, set for June 20–25 in Washington, D.C.
- ALA Reports Strong Attendance at 2019 Annual Conference
American Library Association officials reported strong attendance for the 2019 ALA Annual Conference, which concluded on June 25 in Washington, D.C.
- ALA Annual Division Watch
And Region 9 welcomes Jennisen Lucas, district librarian for Park County School District 6 in Cody, Wyo., as its new director.AASL Annual AwardsThe winners of AASL’s 2019 awards and grants will be feted during the AASL Awards Ceremony on Saturday, June 22, from 5 to 7 p.m.
- ALA Midwinter 2019 in Photos
The meeting also featured the much-anticipated annual announcement of the ALA Youth Media Awards, including the 2019 Newbery, Caldecott, and Printz Awards.
- ALA Annual 2018: Division Watch
Public Schools, who was elected 2019–2020 AASL president.
- ALA 2019: ALA Professional Program Highlights
The 2019 ALA Annual Conference is shaping up to be one of the most engaging conferences in years.
- Sharjah 2019: The ALA Heads to the U.A.E.
As the Emirate of Sharjah celebrates being the UNESCO World Book Capital, the 6th annual Sharjah International Library Conference, November 5–7, will gather together librarians from around the region and the world to discuss new trends and new services to serve their communities and societies.
- ALA 2019: Thank You, Archivists
At the 2019 American Library Association Annual Conference in Washington, D.C., thousands of librarians will attend committee meetings, hear great authors and speakers, grab signed books and ARCs, haggle with vendors, and make important professional connections in restaurants and watering holes al
- ALA 2019: Sari Feldman: So Long, Not Goodbye
As I prepare for the 2019 ALA Annual Conference & Exhibition in Washington, D.C., I find myself looking back on a long and pretty heady career in libraries.
- ALA 2019: PW Talks to ALA Washington Office Director Kathi Kromer
But one thing that won’t change is the office’s reputation: ALA is regarded by many in Washington as running one of the most effective political and public advocacy operations in the country.With librarians preparing to gather in Washington for the 2019 Annual Conference, PW recently caught
- ALA 2018: A Headline Grabbing ALA Annual Conference Wraps Up in New Orleans
The 2019 ALA Annual Conference is set for June 20–25 in Washington, D.C., and the next five ALA annual conferences will be held in either Chicago or Washington, D.C., until going to San Diego in 2024.
- ALA Midwinter 2019: Melinda Gates to Chair National Library Week
The 2019 ALA Midwinter Meeting runs through January 29.First sponsored in 1958, National Library Week is an annual observance by the American Library Association and libraries across the country each April.
- ALA 2019: Carla Hayden, The People's Librarian
And having the ALA Annual Conference here in Washington, D.C., this year will be a great time for people to see for themselves.
- ALA 2019: ALA Council Votes To Take E-Book Issues to the Public, Congress
And the conversation about digital content took a notable turn at the 2019 ALA Annual Conference, with librarians increasingly beginning to see the restrictions on providing digital access as an equity issue, and an issue of basic fairness.