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Disney Tickets & Resorts for ALA Orlando Attendees

I’ll be covering two topics in this post:

  • The current Walt Disney World resort promotion available during ALA Orlando, and
  • The discounted Walt Disney World park passes that are available to you, the ALA attendee…
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This Week in Libraryland

This Week in Libraryland is a new post that I’ll be doing to give you a glimpse into my day-to-day as a teen librarian. I’ve been working as a librarian for almost three years now with Dawn over at Bang Bang BOOK Blog. 720 more words


American Librarians Mag: Librarians in the Digital Age

(AmericanLibrariesMagazine.org) – ALA President and President-Elect weigh in on controversial Wall Street Journal Op-Ed

American Library Association (ALA) President Sari Feldman joined forces with ALA President-Elect Julie Todaro to pen a defensible rebuttal to *Wall Street Journal contributor Steve Barker who referred to professional librarians as a “ 64 more words

Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP)

Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer

Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer

written by Carole Boston Weatherford

illustrated by Ekua Holmes

Candlewick Press, 2015

Winner 2016 Caldecott Honor &  Sibert Honor awards… 175 more words

Children's Literature

ALA's Youth Media Awards 2016

Though I wish I could go to ALA and their Midwinter meeting, I am always happy to watch the YMA announcement in my pjs!

Below are this year’s results. 1,269 more words

American Library Association

Drum roll please...

This morning, the American Library Association announced the winners of the youth media awards, including the Newbery and Caldecott Medals.

The winner of this year’s Newbery Medal is “Last Stop on Market Street” written by Matt de la Pena and illustrated by Christian Robinson. 178 more words

ALA Youth Media Awards!

What an exciting day in the world of Children’s Literature!

The 2016 Youth Media Awards were announced this morning at the American Library Association’s Midwinter Meeting in Boston. 320 more words