Georgia Library Association

Apply for 2019 GLA Scholarship – Deadline to apply May 24, 2019

The Georgia Library Association awards two scholarships annually to students pursuing a master’s degree in library science. The Hubbard Scholarship, a $3,000 award, is intended to recruit excellent candidates for librarianship in Georgia and defray some of the costs of their education. The Beard Scholarship, in the amount of $1,500, is targeted for applicants of… Continue Reading Apply for 2019 GLA Scholarship – Deadline to apply May 24, 2019

Carterette Series Webinars

From Silo to Hub: Seizing Opportunities to Drive Change

From Silo to Hub: Seizing Opportunities to Drive Change Wednesday, May 8, 2019 2pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central) Register: https://bit.ly/2CgZBTQ Description: In 2016, the De Paul Library at the University of Saint Mary won the Steelcase Education Active Learning Center Grant, building on a librarian-driven change movement for the overall… Continue Reading From Silo to Hub: Seizing Opportunities to Drive Change

Georgia Library Association

Archive, Information, and Library Professionals Mixer at Manuel’s Tavern

Archive, Information, and Library Professionals Mixer at Manuel’s Tavern When: Friday, March 22, 2019 — 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Where: Manuel’s Tavern in the Eagle’s Nest RSVP: https://goo.gl/forms/MNsTsRCRXEED0rT92 The Special Libraries and Information Services Division of Georgia Library Association invites all information professionals, archivists, and librarians in Georgia to a networking happy hour at… Continue Reading Archive, Information, and Library Professionals Mixer at Manuel’s Tavern

Georgia Library Association

Oconee County Library, Watkinsville, Georgia in the Spotlight

Music is always in the air at the Oconee County Library in Watkinsville, Ga! Oconee County Library’s Children’s Specialist, Rebecca Ballard, offers a variety of music-related programming, but she is especially excited about the library’s ukuleles. Rebecca Ballard and her friend and former co-worker Natalie Wright started a region-wide circulating collection of ukuleles, and the… Continue Reading Oconee County Library, Watkinsville, Georgia in the Spotlight