Monthly Archives: June 2011

Tweet it in NOLA! A guide to ASCLA hashtags at Annual Conference

Contribute to the conversation, or stay on top of what’s trending with ASCLA at the ALA Annual Conference. Here’s an overview of the hashtags assigned to our events: Official Conference tag: #ala11 ASCLA preconferences: #asclaprecon ASCLA/COSLA Awards Ceremony & Reception: #iloveascla ASCLA programs: #asclaprog ASCLA Discussion Groups and Forums: #ascladiscuss For more about hashtags (#), […]

ASCLA in Paris: You’re invited on the trip of a lifetime!

Join ASCLA President Norma Blake in April 2012 to tour the Bibliotheque Nationale, the American Library in Paris and other attractions! This trip package is an excellent opportunity to see the City of Lights in springtime, and support the Association of Specialized and Cooperative Library Agencies (ASCLA), a division of ALA. April 29 – May […]

Contact your U.S. Senators – ask them to sign on to library funding letter

  Please call both of your U.S. Senators at (202) 224-3121 and ask them to sign onto this letter by COB Wednesday, June 8.  Also ask library supporters to contact your senators as well. Senators Jack Reed and Olympia Snowe are leading an effort to increase support for FY2012 federal funding for the Library Services and […]

Celebrate award winners, enjoy desserts at ASCLA/COSLA reception

Networking, sweets and an awards presentation are on the agenda for the ASCLA/COSLA reception at the upcoming ALA Annual Conference, and all conference attendees are invited to participate in the celebration. The event, a conference tradition co-sponsored by ASCLA and COSLA, will feature delicious desserts and a cash bar that attendees can enjoy while celebrating […]