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Celebrate Your Freedom to Read this 4th of July

Hey! It’s the Fourth of July this weekend. You know what that means–time to blow stuff up and grill some dogs. But before we get to that . 2,056 more words


Around the Tubes

It’s new comic book day today! We’ve got lots of reviews to come and so much more. But, while you wait for all of that, here’s some news and reviews you might have missed. 88 more words

Comic Books

ALA Council III - Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Courtney Young, ALA President, presented Memorials and Tributes.  She read the following names for memorials: Gail A. Schlachter, David Cohen, Charles Benton, Cynthia D. Clark, Ruth C. 995 more words

Public libraries have unique opportunities

This is a short clip from the 2015 ALA Annual Conference that just wrapped up in San Francisco. Joshua Davis suggests that libraries have a wonderful opportunity to fill the gaps in education by providing informal hands-on educational opportunities. 83 more words

Public Libraries

ALA Annual 2015

ahhhhhh….I am so drained from this busy weekend and still have a day left. It is even twice as crazy due to Pride Day is today as well. 125 more words


Highest Level of Service

In my last post, I cited the ALA Code of Ethics and mentioned that I’ve had a encounters in my line of work in which I’ve referred to those guiding principles…specifically #1, 3, 5, and 6. 339 more words