Monthly Archive for February, 2018

ALISE and ALA mid-winter conferences

About 350 library educators, mainly from the US, gathered in Westminster, Colorado to discuss the expanding LIS education universe. The ALISE (Association of Library and Information Science Educators) conference began with an academy that asked questions about the future of the profession. Later in the conference, some predictions were made, […]

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American Library Association Literature Awards

The mid-winter American Library Association conference typically selects their literature awards at this time. Yesterday, the American Library Association sent out a press release announcing the books that won the American Indian Library Association’s book awards for 2018. http://americanindiansinchildrensliterature.blogspot.com/2018/02/winners-of-2018-american-indian-library.html 

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