Games in Libraries

  • International Games Week thanks Tsumikiya for their donation of Sakura no Daibouken/Sakuras Great Adventure. In Sakura no Daibouken, players work cooperatively as a lovable monkey
  • International Games Week thanks Iello for the donation of Farmini, a fun farm game full of cute animals by Loki! This game is for 1-4
  • 1-4 playersPlaying Time: 25 minsAges: 7+From LOKI Welcome to another Donor Spotlight! This time, it’s SOS Dino from LOKI! From their website: “Demonstrate your anticipation

ALA Advocacy News

  • CHICAGO -- The Public Library Association (PLA), a division of the American Library Association (ALA), has joined its parent organization in denouncing Macmillan Publishers’ new library eBook lending model.
  • WASHINGTON, DC - The American Library Association (ALA) denounces the new library ebook lending model announced today by Macmillan Publishers. Under the new model, a library may purchase one copy upon release of a new title in ebook format, after which the publisher will impose an eight-week embargo on additional copies of that title sold to libraries.
  • WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Supreme Court today issued a 5-4 ruling in Department of Commerce v. New York, temporarily blocking the Commerce Department from adding a citizenship question to the 2020 Census. In response, ALA President Wanda Brown made the following statement: