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Southeastern Library Assessment Conference (SLAC) Call for Proposals

The Southeastern Library Assessment Conference provides an opportunity for those interested in advancing the library assessment and user experience conversation to gather together to share and discuss practical ideas and information. The Southeastern Library Assessment Conference invites session proposals for the November 13-14, 2017, conference  in Atlanta, Georgia. Proposed sessions should be designed to fit… Continue Reading Southeastern Library Assessment Conference (SLAC) Call for Proposals

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GLA Awards Call For Nominations

The Georgia Library Association Awards Committee seeks nominations from academic, public, school, and special librarians in Georgia for the 2017 GLA Awards. Winners will be recognized at the 2017 Georgia Libraries Annual Conference (formerly COMO) in Columbus. GLA has a variety of awards to celebrate individual or team contributions to libraries or to the state… Continue Reading GLA Awards Call For Nominations

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Roddenbery Memorial Library in the Spotlight!

Zin zin zin! Music surrounds us even when we’re not listening. March is Music Month at Roddenbery Memorial Library in Cairo, Georgia. As you enter the Children’s room you will be surrounded by stories about music, composers and performers. If you listen carefully you might hear the sounds of violins wafting from the auditorium where… Continue Reading Roddenbery Memorial Library in the Spotlight!

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Metro Atlanta Affiliate Chapter of the Black Caucus of the American Library Association Inaugural Meeting

Metro Atlanta Affiliate Chapter of the Black Caucus of the American Library Association invites you to our inaugural meeting at The East Point Library 2557 Main StreetEast Point, Georgia 30044 April 22. 2017 at 3:00 pm The Black Caucus of the American Library Association serves as an advocate for the development, promotion, and improvement of library… Continue Reading Metro Atlanta Affiliate Chapter of the Black Caucus of the American Library Association Inaugural Meeting

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I Kanban, Can You? A Librarian’s Introduction to KanbanFlow – Carterette Series Webinar

Wednesday, March 22, 2017  2pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central) Register:  https://goo.gl/1xltzC Description:  Most librarians and library staff are constantly multi-tasking. Despite the type of library, our tasks are endless and can range from cataloging to working the reference desk to IT support and everything in between. It can be very… Continue Reading I Kanban, Can You? A Librarian’s Introduction to KanbanFlow – Carterette Series Webinar

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6th Georgia Library Association Coastal Georgia Library Collaborative Meet-up – May 11, 2017

Mark your calendar for the 6th Georgia Library Association Coastal Georgia Library Collaborative (CGLC) meet-up! Come out and meet fellow library workers on Thursday, May 11, between 5-7 pm, on the patio at Buffalo Wild Wings in Savannah. This casual meet-up is open to all library workers regardless of your title – paraprofessional, faculty, librarian… Continue Reading 6th Georgia Library Association Coastal Georgia Library Collaborative Meet-up – May 11, 2017

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Georgia Library Association Coastal Georgia Library Collaborative (CGLC) meet-up

Mark your calendar for the 5th Georgia Library Association Coastal Georgia LibraryCollaborative (CGLC) meet-up! The librarians and staff at Savannah State University’s Asa H. GordonLibrary will be hosting the winter CGLC meet-up on Thursday, March 9, 2017,from 3-5pm. This meet-up is open to all library staff and is an opportunityto meet fellow library professionals in… Continue Reading Georgia Library Association Coastal Georgia Library Collaborative (CGLC) meet-up

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Meeting in Macon about LIS research and library assessment

The Research and Assessment Interest Group (RAIG) will be gathering for a half-day meeting on March 9th. We would like to extend an invitation to other GLA members who are interested in LIS research and/or library assessment. The meeting will be held from 10:30am-2:30pm with check-in starting at 10:00am. The physical meeting will be at… Continue Reading Meeting in Macon about LIS research and library assessment

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GLA Library Day @ the Capitol – 2/21/2017

Each year, the Georgia Library Association presents our legislators with a print that highlights a Georgia location, created by pointillist artist Debi Davis. A big thank you to Mumford Books, which generously sponsors this project. This year, we’ll be delivering one print to the office of each elected official on Tuesday, February 21st. It’s another… Continue Reading GLA Library Day @ the Capitol – 2/21/2017