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How Employers Can Support Library Workers Who Are Caregivers During COVID-19 webinar

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 13:08

ALA's Committee on the Status of Women in Librarianship (COSWL) will present the free webinar “How Employers Can Support Library Workers Who Are Caregivers During COVID-19” on Thursday, November 5, 2020, 2:30 pm (Central). Register now.

 

ALA releases list of Top 100 Most Banned and Challenged Books of the decade

Sun, 09/27/2020 - 03:35

CHICAGO – Today, the American Library Association’s (ALA) Office for Intellectual Freedom (OIF) released the Top 100 Most Banned and Challenged Books from the past decade. The list’s release launches Banned Books Week, Sept. 27 – Oct. 3, a vibrant week of programming to rally readers to the cause of First Amendment protections and remind them to remain vigilant about continual threats to our freedom to read. 

Celebrate YALSA’s TeenTober initiative with new resources

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 12:57

CHICAGO — The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) invites libraries and teens to celebrate its new teen initiative, TeenTober this October with the release of a digital poster, bookmark, and toolkit.

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