Laura Burtle, GLA President, announced today that Wendy Cornelisen will assume the Vice President/President-Elect position for the remainder of 2020, and serve as GLA President in 2021. Oscar Gittemeier, GLA’s current VP/President-Elect, accepted a fantastic opportunity as the new director of library services at the Teton County Library in Jackson, WY. We will certainly miss him! Janice Shipp, GLA’s… Continue Reading GLA Vice-President/President-Elect Appointment
GLA has long been an organization defined by the energy, vision, and enthusiasm of its members. In this feature, In Good Company, we’re talking to long-time GLA members to ask about how being a part of the organization has helped them and what advice they’d give new or prospective members. We’re kicking things off by… Continue Reading In Good Company: Spotlight on Angela Megaw
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… Continue Reading Membership Campaign
The GLA Membership Committee is hosting a “Bring a Friend to COMO” Membership Drive Contest in August. For every member that you refer throughout the month of August, both you and the new member will be entered into a drawing for a free registration to this year’s COMO in October! The more people you refer,… Continue Reading GLA Membership Contest: Bring a Friend to COMO!
The Georgia Library Association’s Savannah Area Meet-up group is excited to announce our third meet-up. It will be hosted by Live Oak Public Libraries. When: Thursday, August 11, 2016Time: 3:00 PM to 5:00 PMWhere: Southwest Chatham Library Branch 14097 Abercorn Street Savannah, GA 31419 If you are near Chatham, Bryan, Bullock, Effingham,… Continue Reading Savannah Area Librarians Meet-up – August 11, 2016
The librarians and staff at Armstrong State University’s Lane Library look forward to hosting the 2nd GLA meet-up on Monday, March 14, 2016, from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm in the Learning Commons, the newest library space on campus. This meet-up is for to all library staff and is an opportunity to meet fellow library… Continue Reading Second GLA Savannah Area Meet-up – March 14, 2016
The Georgia Library Association (GLA) Membership Committee is pleased to announce a meet-up in Savannah area. This event will be held from 3-5 p.m. on Friday, December 4. If you are near Chatham, Bryan, Bullock, Effingham, Liberty counties, this is for you! Location:Savannah College of Art and Design – Jen Library201 E Broughton StreetSavannah, GA… Continue Reading GLA Meet-up in Savannah Area – December 4, 2015
The Membership Committee is pleased to announce a meetup at the Nancy Guinn Memorial Library of the Conyers-Rockdale Library System. This event will be held from 1-3 p.m. on Saturday, August 22. If you are near Rockdale, Newton, South Dekalb, Henry, or Walton counties, this is for you! Location:Nancy Guinn Memorial Library864 Green St.Conyers, GA… Continue Reading Conyers-Rockdale Area Library Meetup – August 22, 2015
Are you interested in meeting new people in the library profession?Do you want to see more GLA events in your city?Do you enjoy discussing the finer points of library work over coffee? If you answered yes to these questions, please consider coordinating an informal meetup in your area. In an effort to expand the impact… Continue Reading New to GLA: Informal Meetups in YOUR Area!
In an effort to better understand your needs and to improve the value of membership, GLA is conducting a survey of past and current members. Your input can help us learn more about your experiences and expectations, which may be helpful in enhancing our services.We estimate that the survey will take fewer than 10 minutes… Continue Reading GLA Current Member Survey – please respond by August 15