By forging unique partnerships, Gwinnett County (Ga.) Public Library put a unique spin on virtual author chats.
Isaacson will speak about the intersection of the humanities and sciences at 7:30 p.m. May 12. NEH is offering a high-definition video of the lecture online for use in community programs across the country.
Up to 20 libraries will receive $5,000 in materials, as well as design consultation, event planning and material selection advice, to create or revitalize a community gathering space.
In case you missed it, ALA recently hosted two "Marvel Moon" webinars with great space science programming ideas for kids. The webinars and available online for free viewing.
Preservation Week 2014 (April 27--May 3) is coming up quickly, but it's not too late to make plans.
In the first installment of "Rural Roots," a blog about rural librarianship and its challenges, library director Larry Grieco shares how a couple carpet-covered walls brought new energy to Gilpin County Public Library.
ALA's Public Programs Office is now accepting applications for the 2014 Sara Jaffarian School Library Program Award. Apply by April 18.
Librarians at Texas A&M University-San Antonio had seen one too many unwanted pets dumped on their remote campus. Strategic community partnerships help them take action.
If you know teens, you know they are into anime. There are numerous ways to utilize the teen’s love of anime into library programming: host an anime club, participate in Free Comic Book Day, art contests, and more. But what if you want to go even bigger? How about putting on a library anime CON (convention)?
How do you get students to learn about information literacy, have fun and work together, for little cost and even less staff involvement? Try making posters of word searches and crosswords with various library themes.