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
The Academic Library Division of the Georgia Library Association in collaboration with the Georgia Library Associations’ Black Caucus (GLA-BC) would like to invite you to a free ACRL webinar viewing party. Overcoming Biases and Microaggressions in the Workplace. Description: As human beings, we cannot hide from bias: It is a natural part of our brain.… Continue Reading Overcoming Biases and Microaggressions in the Workplace: ACRL webinar
Area Bibliographic Instruction Group (AABIG) welcomes Atlanta conference proposals for the 2019 AABIG Conference on June 7, 2019 at Georgia State University – Clarkston Campus Library in Clarkston, Georgia. 2019 Theme: “The ABCs of Instruction: Assessment, Building Programs, and Creating Opportunities.” Come share your research and innovative ideas with your colleagues! We encourage submissions from… Continue Reading AABIG Conference Call for Proposals
Academic Library Division of the Georgia Library Association Georgia Chapter of ACRL Georgia Libraries 2019 Conference October 9-11, 2019 Macon, Georgia The Academic Library Division of the Georgia Library Association/Georgia Chapter of ACRL invites Georgia librarians and library science students to submit research papers pertaining to academic libraries for presentation at 2019 Georgia Libraries Conference.… Continue Reading Academic Library Division Call for Papers
Each year, the Georgia Library Association presents members of the Georgia General Assembly with a beautiful print created by artist Debi Davis. If you’ve been to visit your state legislator, you may have seen their collection on the walls of their office. This year’s print features the oak-lined entrance of Wormsloe, and an armadillo. We… Continue Reading Library Day at the Capitol Call for Volunteers
The Georgia Tech Library opened its doors Sunday, Jan. 6, in the refurbished Crosland Tower, completing the first phase of its ambitious Library Next project. The tower, closed for renovations since January 2016, features eight stories of archives, classroom, study, and studio space for Tech’s students, faculty, and staff. Included are spaces and technology for… Continue Reading Georgia Tech Library’s Crosland Tower in the Spotlight
Transforming collections, facilities, organization, and services for KSYou! Johnson Library: The L. V. Johnson Library on the Marietta campus of Kennesaw State University (KSU) has undergone a number of recent renovations to improve and update the study and computer areas for students. Named after the first director of the former Southern Polytechnic State University, the… Continue Reading Kennesaw State University Library System in the Spotlight!
Online Security is More Than Just Passwords Wednesday, February 13, 2019 2pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central) Register: https://bit.ly/2S8FqgB Description: Keeping secure online takes effort and attention. Do you find you are hesitant when it comes to passwords, logins, and security? Unsure how to handle that odd-looking email? Want to know… Continue Reading Online Security is More Than Just Passwords
How do you get the word out about great library programs in Atlanta? With the Word on the Street Library Bike, of course! The Word on the Street bike is a carbon-neutral mobile library that takes AFPL Pop-Up Libraries and outreach programs to festivals, street markets, block parties and more all over the Atlanta-Fulton area.… Continue Reading Word on the Street Library Bike in the Spotlight!
Did you miss 2018 Georgia Libraries Conference, a particular session, or do you just want to refer back to a really interesting slide? Check out the Georgia Libraries Conference 2018 Slideshare page! A number of presenters have submitted their presentation materials to help create this resource. [If you presented this year and would like your… Continue Reading The Georgia Libraries Conference Slideshare Page Is Live!