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American Marketing Association Covers Library Marketing

Interesting piece that appeared on the AMA website: https://www.ama.org/publications/MarketingNews/Pages/libraries-bust-out-of-the-card-catalog.aspx

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Public libraries invited to apply for the NASA@ My Library STEM initiative

Sarah Ostman Communications Manager ALA Public Programs Office 312-280-5061 sostman@ala.org Public libraries are invited to apply for NASA@ My Library, a STEM education initiative that will increase and enhance STEM learning opportunities for library patrons throughout the nation, including geographic … Continue reading

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American Library Association announces 2017 youth media award winners

http://www.ala.org/news/press-releases/2017/01/american-library-association-announces-2017-youth-media-award-winners

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2016 Teen Top Ten

1. Alive by Chandler Baker. 2. All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven. 3. The Game of Love and Death by Martha Brockenbrough. 4. Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo. 5. Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon. 6. Every Last Word … Continue reading

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Dealing With a Materials Challenge

ALA’s Banned Books Week kicks off September 25 and runs through October 1. This week highlights the necessity of libraries’ and teen service specialists’ being prepared for materials challenges. They can be a jolt to you and your staff. The … Continue reading

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2017-2018 Golden Sower Nominees

2017-2018 Golden Sower Nominees

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Annual Meeting

The 2016 Annual Meeting is scheduled for July 22nd at Kearney Public Library.  Here is the flyer with full details and registration form.

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Golden Sower Winners!

Primary – Winner: The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt, illus. by Oliver Jeffers Honor: That Is Not a Good Idea by Mo Willems My Crocodile Does Not Bite by Joe Kulka Intermediate – Winner: Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s … Continue reading

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Readathon 2016 Party

Planning to host a Readathon 2016 party?  Post your information on the following site for Nebraska:  http://www.readathonday.com/nebraska.html

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National Readathon Day

For more information, go to:  http://www.readathonday.com/

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