Georgia Library Association

Recordings of First Two Wednesday Webinars Available

The first two Wednesday Webinar sessions, hosted by GLA and GPLS, took place on June 16th, and turnout was amazing. If you were unable to make the sessions, recordings are now available online. Introducing Transliteracy with Bobbi Newman Pivot Points for Change with Buffy Hamilton Registration is now open for the next two sessions on… Continue Reading Recordings of First Two Wednesday Webinars Available

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New Georgia Library Spotlight: Woodstock Public Library

[Note: This is an archived post. This spotlight has been removed to make way for the latest spotlight.] Check the GLA homepage for the newest Georgia Library Spotlight feature on the Woodstock Public Library. Would you like to see your library profiled on the GLA homepage? Please email Sarah Steiner at ssteiner [at] gsu.edu to… Continue Reading New Georgia Library Spotlight: Woodstock Public Library

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Academic Library Division Call for Papers – COMO 2010

The Academic Library Division of the Georgia Library Association/Georgia Chapter of ACRL invites Georgia’s academic librarians to submit papers for presentation at the 2010 Georgia Council of Media Organizations’ Conference, COMO XXII. Accepted papers are to be delivered in person at the scheduled session. This will be the fifteenth year that there will be cash… Continue Reading Academic Library Division Call for Papers – COMO 2010

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Free Webinars: Transliteracy and Pivot Points

The Georgia Library Association PACE (Professional and Continuing Education) Interest Group and Georgia Public Library Service are pleased to announce the launch of the bi-monthly Wednesday Webinar series, which will highlight trends, innovation, and best practices in Georgia Libraries. These free webinars will be of interest to employees of all library types, and are approved… Continue Reading Free Webinars: Transliteracy and Pivot Points

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COMO Proposal Deadline

Reminder:The website for the annual GeorgiaConference of Media Organizations conference is now available. The conference is jointly sponsored by the Georgia Library Association, Georgia Association for Instruction Technology, and the Georgia Library Media Association. On the site you will find the presentation proposal form. The deadline for submissions is May 31st. COMO will be held… Continue Reading COMO Proposal Deadline

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2010 Paraprofessional Grants

ANNOUNCING THE 2010 PARAPROFESSIONAL GRANTS Five (5) $250 grants will be given to the award winners for expenses to attendGaCOMO 2010 in Athens, Georgia on October 13-15, 2010, and a free one-year paraprofessional memberships in the Georgia Library Association. Recognition award plaques will be presented at a GLA function. Applicants do NOT have to be… Continue Reading 2010 Paraprofessional Grants

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GaCOMO Call for Proposals

The website for the annual GeorgiaConference of Media Organizations conference is now available. The conference is jointly sponsored by the Georgia Library Association, Georgia Association for Instruction Technology, and the Georgia Library Media Association. On the site you will find the presentation proposal form. The deadline for submissions is May 31st. COMO will be held… Continue Reading GaCOMO Call for Proposals

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Job Hunting Workshop

WHAT: Job Hunting WorkshopWHEN: April, 17th, 2010WHERE: Tucker-Reid H. Cofer Library TIMETABLE10.00 Tour new building10.15 Meet & Greet10.30 Welcome and introductions10.40-11.10 John Szabo, Atlanta-Fulton County Library Director.11.10-11.30 Lesley Barber, Principal Librarian DCPL, presenting Optimal Resume Database.11.30-12.00 Christian Steinmetz, GSU Library Creative Manager: On Public Speaking.12.00-12.10 Coffee Break12.10-12.40 Dianne Smith, Human Resources Officer, Emory University.12.40-13.00 Panel… Continue Reading Job Hunting Workshop