Georgia Libraries Conference

Call for Proposals for the Georgia Libraries Conference – Extended to June 6, 2018

The Georgia Library Association and Georgia Association for Instructional Technology invite proposals for the 2018 Georgia Libraries Conference, nee’ GA COMO. This year, our theme is ‘Open to All’. We hope to highlight the interesting, innovative, and thoughtful ways librarians are working to effectively serve all their patrons. “Open to All” can also denote the…

Carterette Series Webinars

Experimenting with Controlled Vocabulary: Using the Cataloging Lab to Shape LCSH

Experimenting with Controlled Vocabulary: Using the Cataloging Lab to Shape LCSH Wednesday, June 6, 2018 2pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central) Register: goo.gl/EBFEPo Description: Chances are good that your library uses LCSH (Library of Congress Subject Headings) to describe resources and help users find what they need. Do you know how…

Georgia Library Association

GLA Awards Call For Nominations

The Georgia Library Association Awards Committee seeks nominations from academic, public, school, and special librarians in Georgia for the 2017 GLA Awards. Winners will be recognized at the 2017 Georgia Libraries Annual Conference (formerly COMO) in Columbus. GLA has a variety of awards to celebrate individual or team contributions to libraries or to the state…

Georgia Library Association

Georgia Library Association Scholarships submission deadline – May 21, 2014

Georgia Library Association Scholarship Committee invites applications for 2014 The Georgia Library Association awards two scholarships annually to students completing a master’s degree in library science. The Hubbard Scholarship, a $3,000 award, is intended to recruit excellent candidates for librarianship in Georgia and defray some of the costs of their education. The Beard Scholarship, in…

Georgia Library Association

GLA Now has PayPal Option!

I am so pleased to announce that you can now join or renew your membership or donate to our scholarship fund with our PayPal link: https://gla.georgialibraries.org/gla_membership.htmYou do not have to pay electronically. You can certainly still pay by mailing a check. I want to thank the GLA PayPal team of Kara Mullen, Cathy Jeffrey, Laura…

Georgia Library Association

New Forsyth County Library Opens

Hampton Park Library Celebrates Grand Opening(3/18/2010 Press release from Hogan Construction, LLC) CUMMING, GA — On March 21, 2010, the Hampton Park Library is celebrating its dedication and grand opening. A construction project ten years in the making, the new Hampton Park Library is the jewel of the Forsyth County Library System, one of the…