Monthly Archives: September 2010

From ALA Washington: President nominates former Public Library Association president for IMLS director

NEWS OF NOTE FROM THE WASHINGTON OFFICE Contact: Jenni Terry, Press Officer, ALA Washington Office, (202) 628-8410, jterry@alawash.org For Immediate Release, September 30, 2010 President nominates former Public Library Association president for IMLS director Washington, D.C. – President Obama announced his nominations for key administration posts yesterday including Susan H. Hildreth for director of the […]

ASCLA accepting nominations for 2011 service, leadership, achievement awards

The Association for Specialized and Cooperative Library Agencies (ASCLA) is now accepting nominations for its 2011 awards, including the Leadership and Professional Achievement Award, the Exceptional Service Award, the Cathleen Bourdon Service Award, the ASCLA/KLAS/NOD Award and the Francis Joseph Campbell Medal. These awards recognize accomplishments in the following areas: Cooperative, Consulting and State Library […]

Virtual Convergence: submission deadline extended to Monday, Sept. 20

The submission deadline has been extended to Monday, Sept. 20, for proposals for the Association of Specialized and Cooperative Library Agencies’ (ASCLA) 2011 Virtual Convergence—a series of professional development webinars that will be held in January 2011 immediately following the ALA 2011 Midwinter Meeting. The Virtual Convergence is an inaugural webinar series presented by ASCLA on […]