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July Webinars brought to you by GLA’s Professional and Continuing Education Interest Group

Welcome to the Professional and Continuing Education Interest Group monthly announcement for continuing education opportunities.  This list contains names, dates and URL’s of conferences, webinars, and other ways to learn more about librarianship.  Events requiring a registration fee are designated by a ($). Please help PACE keep this list useful and current by emailing announcements… Continue Reading July Webinars brought to you by GLA’s Professional and Continuing Education Interest Group

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GLA/SELA Call for Academic Papers

 The Academic Library Division of the Georgia Library Association/Georgia Chapter of ACRL invites Georgia and Southeastern (SELA) academic librarians to submit papers for presentation at the 2012 Georgia Council of Media Organizations’ Conference.  Accepted papers are to be delivered in person at the scheduled session.  Cash awards funded by Yankee Book and by EBSCO for… Continue Reading GLA/SELA Call for Academic Papers

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GLA Scholarships Application Deadline – May 21

The Georgia Library Association awards two scholarships annually to students completing a master’s degree in library science. The Hubbard Scholarship, a $3,000 award, is intended to recruit excellent candidates for librarianship and defray some of the costs of their education. The Beard Scholarship, in the amount of $1,000, is for applicants who show strong potential… Continue Reading GLA Scholarships Application Deadline – May 21

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Emory University Libraries in the GLA Spotlight!

[Note: This is an archived post. This spotlight has been removed from the GLA homepage to make way for the latest spotlight.]  This month, GLA is featuring Emory University Libraries in our spotlight. Please visit the GLA homepage (https://gla.georgialibraries.org) to learn more about Emory’s rich collections and innovative projects including the Rushdie archive and Digital… Continue Reading Emory University Libraries in the GLA Spotlight!

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Librarian Certifications Expiring on June 30, 2012

From:Lisa DurdenDivision DirectorProfessional Licensing BoardsOffice of the Secretary of State, Brian P. Kemp Librarian certifications expire on June 30, 2012. They may go ahead and begin renewing their certifications online at http://www.sos.ga.gov/plb/librarians. Please keep in mind that amendments to O.C.G.A. §50-36-1 became effective on January 1, 2012 requiring that all persons who are renewing their… Continue Reading Librarian Certifications Expiring on June 30, 2012

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Cobb County Public Library System in the GLA Spotlight!

[Note: This is an archived post. This spotlight has been removed from the GLA homepage to make way for the latest spotlight.]  This month, GLA’s featured library is the Cobb County Public Library System in Marietta, Georgia. Please visit the GLA homepage (https://gla.georgialibraries.org/) to learn more about Cobb County’s many community-building initiatives and activities! If… Continue Reading Cobb County Public Library System in the GLA Spotlight!