omni
ala
United for Libraries trustees oppose library board legislation
United for Libraries trustees oppose library board legislation
United for Libraries took a stance against Nebraska Legislative Bill 969, which would allow for local library boards to become advisory bodies, threatening the autonomy of public libraries. United for Libraries President Ed McBride and President-Elect ...
Forging the future of special collections
Forging the future of special collections
Once treated as exclusive spaces for valuable but hidden and under-utilized material, over the past few decades special collections departments have been transformed by increased digitization and educational outreach efforts into unique and highly visi...
Metaliteracy in practice
Metaliteracy in practice
In their earlier book �Metaliteracy,� Trudi E. Jacobson and Thomas P. Mackey offered an original framework for engaging learners as reflective and collaborative participants in today's complex information environments. Now, with �Metaliteracy in Practi...
FOIA Improvement Act widens public�s window on workings of government
FOIA Improvement Act widens public�s window on workings of government
Today, American Library Association (ALA) President Julie Todaro released the following statement applauding Congress� passage and President Barack Obama�s signing of the FOIA Improvement Act into law. The bill will improve public access to government ...