Georgia Library Association

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!

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Oconee County Library 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 Oconee County Library in Watkinsville, Georgia. Please visit the GLA homepage to learn more about the Oconee County Library’s fun and innovative programming, tailored to patrons… Continue Reading Oconee County Library in the GLA Spotlight!

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Show Libraries Some Love on Valentine’s Day!

Please join us for Georgia Library Day 2012 on February 14 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., in Room 216 of the state capitol building. There will be refreshments, information sheets, stickers, and opportunities to talk to lawmakers about the immense value libraries bring to American society and democracy. RSVP to ebagley@agnesscott.edu by February 10,… Continue Reading Show Libraries Some Love on Valentine’s Day!

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Georgia Tech 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 we are featuring the Georgia Tech Library in the GLA Spotlight. Please visit the GLA homepage (https://gla.georgialibraries.org/) to learn more about the vibrant Georgia Tech Library complex which includes four buildings;… Continue Reading Georgia Tech in the GLA Spotlight!

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Sharon Forks Library in the Georgia Library Association Spotlight

Sharon Forks Library, a branch of the Forsyth County Library System, turns eleven years old this year. Opened in November 2000, Sharon Forks was designed in the Arts and Crafts style, featuring mullioned-window interior walls, overhead mosaic panels, and furniture reminiscent of Stickley handicraft. Patrons find the vivid jewel-tone colors warm and welcoming. The 23,000… Continue Reading Sharon Forks Library in the Georgia Library Association Spotlight