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Boston Globe
House panel pushes to make Library of Congress use ‘illegal aliens’the chambers, according to a blog post by Adam Eisgrau, managing director of th
House panel pushes to make Library of Congress use ‘illegal aliens’
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
the chambers, according to a blog post by Adam Eisgrau, managing director of the office of government relations at the American Library Association. Still, it’s notable that this is the first time in history that Congress has introduced... Read more
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EContent Magazine
Houston Public Library: A Case of Modern Mobilitylibraries that are similar to ours-large, urban, public library systems-were us
Houston Public Library: A Case of Modern Mobility
EContent Magazine / Posted 6 days ago
libraries that are similar to ours-large, urban, public library systems-were using Boopsie's app." Also, it turns out the American Library Association (ALA) was using it as well. "When the largest library association-your professional... Read more
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Shelbyville Times-Gazette
Edwards enters race for state representativein library and information science from the University of Kentucky. She is a m
Edwards enters race for state representative
Shelbyville Times-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
in library and information science from the University of Kentucky. She is a member of Tullahoma Noon Rotary Club, the American Library Association, the Tennessee Library Association and the Middle Tennessee Choral Society. She is an advocate... Read more
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Salon.com
Ted Cruz’s triumphant return to the Senate: Fighting to require the Library of Congress use the offensive term “illegal aliens”the terms ‘illegal alien’ and ‘alien’ wrongly puts political correctness above
Ted Cruz’s triumphant return to the Senate: Fighting to require the Library of Congress use the offensive term “illegal aliens”
Salon.com / Posted 12 days ago
the terms ‘illegal alien’ and ‘alien’ wrongly puts political correctness above the rule law.” You Might Also Like The American Library Association recently petitioned the nation’s library to instead use terms term like “noncitizens” and... Read more
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NBC News
Latino, Other Lawmakers Oppose GOP Requiring Use of 'Alien,' 'Illegal Alien'the Library of Congress to remove the terms from their subject headings in 2014
Latino, Other Lawmakers Oppose GOP Requiring Use of 'Alien,' 'Illegal Alien'
NBC News / Posted 13 days ago
the Library of Congress to remove the terms from their subject headings in 2014. After a long battle, which included the American Library Association, the Library of Congress announced they would make the change. Republicans responded quickly... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Latino history film to be shown at LTCCopen to all. “Latino Americans: 500 Years of History” was produced by the Nati
Latino history film to be shown at LTCC
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 13 days ago
open to all. “Latino Americans: 500 Years of History” was produced by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the American Library Association. It is a nationwide public programming initiative that supports the exploration of the history... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
GOP ekes out win on Library of Congress' immigration termsCommittee Democrats tried to defend the library's move, which came in response
GOP ekes out win on Library of Congress' immigration terms
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 14 days ago
Committee Democrats tried to defend the library's move, which came in response to a petition from the American Library Association, to change the immigration-related search terms. They lost by a 25-24 vote. Conservatives were... Read more
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USA Today
Jamie Lee Curtis promotes new kids' book at BookExpohugely popular Captain Underpants “superhero” series, which has topped the most
Jamie Lee Curtis promotes new kids' book at BookExpo
USA Today / Posted 18 days ago
hugely popular Captain Underpants “superhero” series, which has topped the most challenged books list, as tracked by the American Library Association. Pilkey introduced Dog Man, the first book in a new illustrated series, in which he unleashes a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
National Endowment for the Arts to fund more than 30 Chicago projectsto support a repertory of Bharatanatyam dance works, Other Chicago-based organ
National Endowment for the Arts to fund more than 30 Chicago projects
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
to support a repertory of Bharatanatyam dance works, Other Chicago-based organizations awarded grant money include: the American Library Association ($20,000); The School of the Art Institute of Chicago's Video Data Bank ($35,000) and its Homan... Read more
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The Columbian
Clark College brings writers to campusseven novels. His most recent, “The Book of Aron,” won the Sophie Brody Medal f
Clark College brings writers to campus
The Columbian / Posted 20 days ago
seven novels. His most recent, “The Book of Aron,” won the Sophie Brody Medal for Achievement in Jewish Literature from the American Library Association. Individuals who need accommodation due to a disability may contact Clark’s Disability Support... Read more
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The Advocate
Livingston Parish libraries recognize patronslibraries have impacted their lives,” Sarah Colombo, head of Adult Services, sa
Livingston Parish libraries recognize patrons
The Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
libraries have impacted their lives,” Sarah Colombo, head of Adult Services, said. National Library Week, an annual recognition of libraries, librarians and library workers nationwide, first was sponsored in 1958 by the American Library Associat... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
In Boulder County and elsewhere, physical books making strong, quiet comebackthe allure of books, both physical and digital, remains strong, according to Sa
In Boulder County and elsewhere, physical books making strong, quiet comeback
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
the allure of books, both physical and digital, remains strong, according to Sari Feldman, president of the Chicago-based American Library Association. But libraries have had to change, finding ways to reach out to readers. At a library district... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
In Boulder County and elsewhere, physical books making strong, quiet comebackthe allure of books, both physical and digital, remains strong, according to Sa
In Boulder County and elsewhere, physical books making strong, quiet comeback
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 22 days ago
the allure of books, both physical and digital, remains strong, according to Sari Feldman, president of the Chicago-based American Library Association. But libraries have had to change, finding ways to reach out to readers. At a library district... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Inaugural poet recounts immigrant roots, growing up 'Brady' at BCCAmericans: 500 Years of History," a program funded by a grant from the National
Inaugural poet recounts immigrant roots, growing up 'Brady' at BCC
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 22 days ago
Americans: 500 Years of History," a program funded by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities and the American Library Association. Karen Carreras-Hubbard, BCC's coordinator of library services, said the college applied for... Read more
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Colorado Daily
In Boulder County and elsewhere, physical books making strong, quiet comebackthe allure of books, both physical and digital, remains strong, according to Sa
In Boulder County and elsewhere, physical books making strong, quiet comeback
Colorado Daily / Posted 23 days ago
the allure of books, both physical and digital, remains strong, according to Sari Feldman, president of the Chicago-based American Library Association. But libraries have had to change, finding ways to reach out to readers. At a library district... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Engaging nearly invisible but growing demographicwhich were arranged throughout the year to celebrate Latino Americans on the ca
Engaging nearly invisible but growing demographic
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 23 days ago
which were arranged throughout the year to celebrate Latino Americans on the campuses and in the community as part of a American Library Association/ National Endowment for the Humanities project called, "Latino Americans: 500 Years of History."... Read more
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Inquirier.net
It changed my life: ‘My father was a terrorist’in print,” he says, adding that TED had published only online books before that
It changed my life: ‘My father was a terrorist’
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 days ago
in print,” he says, adding that TED had published only online books before that. Not only did The Terrorist’s Son win the American Library Association Alex Award – given to the 10 best adult books of the year that also appeal to young adult... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
A half-century of serviceof original essays, it was selected as one of the outstanding academic books of
A half-century of service
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 25 days ago
of original essays, it was selected as one of the outstanding academic books of 1984 by Choice, the academic unit of the American Library Association. Of his 14 books, he is most proud of “Protecting Human Rights in Africa” (University of... Read more
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Greencastle Banner-Graphic
Library moves ahead with security camerasof costs for a staff member enrolled in a library and information science cours
Library moves ahead with security cameras
Greencastle Banner-Graphic / Posted 26 days ago
of costs for a staff member enrolled in a library and information science course at an institution accredited by the American Library Association. --Two independent appraisals for property in Greencastle are to be submitted at the next board... Read more
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TribLIVE
A&E Updates: Aspinwall writer wins IPPY award for novelof Aspinwall, also is the author of the novels “Dear Zoe,” selected as one of t
A&E Updates: Aspinwall writer wins IPPY award for novel
TribLIVE / Posted 26 days ago
of Aspinwall, also is the author of the novels “Dear Zoe,” selected as one of the Top 10 debut novels by the American Library Association in 2004, and “Lost in the Garden.” Past winners of IPPY awards include Dave Eggers, Quincy... Read more
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examiner.com
Doris Kearns Goodwin to win 2016 Lincoln Leadership PrizeReaching Across Illinois Library System (R.A.I.L.S.), the Abraham Lincoln Presi
Doris Kearns Goodwin to win 2016 Lincoln Leadership Prize
examiner.com / Posted 27 days ago
Reaching Across Illinois Library System (R.A.I.L.S.), the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum (A.L.P.L.M.), the American Library Association (A.L.A.), The Newberry Library, Frugal Muse Books, and Anderson’s Bookshop. On Tuesday, May 17,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Libraries fill vital role in changing economyeconomic turmoil as they recognized what was really happening in the community,
Libraries fill vital role in changing economy
Connecticut Post / Posted 30 days ago
economic turmoil as they recognized what was really happening in the community, according to Sari Feldman, president of the American Library Association. Led by qualified staff, libraries started connecting patrons to traditional resources,... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Libraries fill vital role in changing economyeconomic turmoil as they recognized what was really happening in the community,
Libraries fill vital role in changing economy
Darien News-Review / Posted 30 days ago
economic turmoil as they recognized what was really happening in the community, according to Sari Feldman, president of the American Library Association. Led by qualified staff, libraries started connecting patrons to traditional resources,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Libraries fill vital role in changing economyeconomic turmoil as they recognized what was really happening in the community,
Libraries fill vital role in changing economy
Stamford Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
economic turmoil as they recognized what was really happening in the community, according to Sari Feldman, president of the American Library Association. Led by qualified staff, libraries started connecting patrons to traditional resources,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bible No. 6 on list of disputed booksWhat do the Bible and Fifty Shades of Grey have in common? If you said nothing,
Bible No. 6 on list of disputed books
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted a month ago
What do the Bible and Fifty Shades of Grey have in common? If you said nothing, sadly, you'd be wrong. Every year, the American Library Association "receives reports from libraries, schools and the media on attempts to ban books in communities... Read more
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NBC News
Celebrate 'Día de los Niños' With These Great Latino Booksthe Well-Being of Children. It wasn't established universally until 1958. Here
Celebrate 'Día de los Niños' With These Great Latino Books
NBC News / Posted 1 months ago
the Well-Being of Children. It wasn't established universally until 1958. Here in the States, Día has been embraced by the American Library Association (ALA). Andrew Medlar, president of the Association for Library Service to Children, has said,... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
US battle over banning Looking for Alaska continues in Kentuckytempt pupils “to experiment with pornography, sex, drugs, alcohol and profanity
US battle over banning Looking for Alaska continues in Kentucky
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 1 months ago
tempt pupils “to experiment with pornography, sex, drugs, alcohol and profanity”. Green’s bestselling novel, which won the American Library Association’s Michael L Printz award for “the best book written for teens, based entirely on its literary... Read more

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