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GLA Statement Regarding COVID-19

Updated 04/01/2020 Useful links from the State Librarian Julie Walker University System of Georgia Learning Everywhere – https://www.usg.edu/learningeverywhere Georgia public libraries and COVID-19 update – https://georgialibraries.org/coronavirusupdate/ Updated 03/18/2020 GLA is using our role as a leader and advocate of Georgia libraries to call on all public and academic libraries in Georgia to close their doors…

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Membership Campaign

The Georgia Library Association’s first Membership Campaign will take place during National Library Week, April 19-25, 2020. Tell someone (or two) about the benefits of GLA membership and invite them to join. During National Library Week, the online membership form will have a space for the person you recruit to enter your name. You will earn a chance to…

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RAIG/Distance Learning Interest Group Joint Online Meeting

On Friday April 17th from 9:00am – 12:00pm, the Georgia Library Association’s Research and Assessment Interest Group and Distance Learning Interest Group are teaming up to host a virtual meeting all about research and assessment as it relates to librarians’ distance learning efforts. This meeting will feature a keynote address from Emory University’s Jennifer Sutcliffe,…

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Georgia Archives April Symposium

Mark your calendars for Saturday, April 4, for the 2020 Georgia Archives Symposium. This year’s topic, From Field to Mill Town: Cotton and Textile Culture in Georgia, will feature a variety of presentations and a lunchtime slideshow of images from collections at the Georgia Archives. The symposium is from 9:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m. and is free…

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GLA’s Library Day at the Capitol

On March 4th GLA President, Laura Burtle, and members of GLA distributed prints in appreciation to the offices of every state legislator at the Capitol. For many years, the Advocacy Committee has coordinated GLA’s Library Day at the Capitol, which is centered around library staff from various types of libraries distributing prints by artist Debi…

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Copyright and Course Reserves: Electronic and Media Reserves – Webinar Viewing Party

The Academic Library Division of the Georgia Library Association would like to invite you to a free ACRL webinar viewing party. Copyright and Course Reserves: Electronic and Media Reserves Live viewing date: 03/11/2020 Time: 2:00 PM Register at https://forms.gle/UvN2z2857YVvYEqM9 Viewing locations: Georgia College, Milledgeville, Ga Georgia State University Decatur Campus Georgia Southern Armstrong Lane Library, Savannah, Ga Frank…