Georgia Library Association

GLA’s Research and Assessment Interest Group Meeting

The registration for the March 30th meeting of GLA’s Research and Assessment Interest Group is now open! We are excited to partner with VSU’s Department of Library and Information Science for this meeting hosted by VSU’s Odum Library. This will be another hybrid meeting: If you cannot attend in-person, please join us online! When: Friday, March 30th,… Continue Reading GLA’s Research and Assessment Interest Group Meeting

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Academic Library Division Call for Papers

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 2018 Georgia Libraries Conference. Criteria for selection include purpose, content, organization, scholarship, and references. Papers should include research on developments in academic libraries that present… Continue Reading Academic Library Division Call for Papers

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Coastal Georgia Library Collaborative Workshop

The Coastal Georgia Library Collaborative (CGLC) invites you to a workshop! Engaging the Senses and Information Literacy in Effective Library Displays Presenters will provide specific examples of Information Literacy displays including the learning outcomes attached, methods of assessment, and ideas for expanding reach. Targeted instruction will encourage thinking beyond the normal display ideas and will… Continue Reading Coastal Georgia Library Collaborative Workshop

AABIG Conference Call for Proposals

The Atlanta Area Bibliographic Instruction Group (AABIG) welcomes conference proposals for the 2018 AABIG Conference to be held on June 8, 2018 at Mercer University in Atlanta, GA.   Proposals can be for a: • 45-minute presentation (including Q&A) • 20-minute presentation (including Q&A) • poster session     This year’s theme is: Instruction Near… Continue Reading AABIG Conference Call for Proposals

Carterette Series Webinars

From Information Literate to Information Fluent – New Carterette Webinar

From Information Literate to Information Fluent: The Role of Libraries in Preparing 21st Century Citizens Wednesday, February 21, 2018 2pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central) Register: https://goo.gl/eo7eSD     Description:   Librarians are increasingly important in helping students, pre-K through 20 and beyond, to move beyond the skills of Information Literacy… Continue Reading From Information Literate to Information Fluent – New Carterette Webinar

Georgia Library Association

Coastal Georgia Library Collaborative Meet-up

The Coastal Georgia Library Collaborative will be hosting its first local library employee meet-up of 2018 this month and we hope you can join us! It will be held on Tuesday, January 30 from 5-7pm at Tubby’s Tank House in Thunderbolt. Enjoy good food and drinks while catching up with your library friends in a relaxed… Continue Reading Coastal Georgia Library Collaborative Meet-up

Fannin County Public Library in the Spotlight!

The Fannin County Public Library (FCPL) is a branch of the Mountain Regional Library System (MRLS). Nestled in beautiful downtown Blue Ridge, FCPL has no shortage of attractions nearby. From Mercier Orchards to the charming local restaurants and craft breweries to the Blue Ridge Scenic Railway and the beautiful hiking trails, Blue Ridge is a… Continue Reading Fannin County Public Library in the Spotlight!

Georgia Library Association

AEL’s Annual Mingle with the Admins

The Atlanta Emerging Librarians kick off the new year with our annual Mingle with the Admins event! As is tradition, we have invited a mix of public, academic, and special library administrators to share information about their libraries and any open positions they may have available. This year’s Mingle will be held on Saturday, January… Continue Reading AEL’s Annual Mingle with the Admins