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Posted By Julius Jefferson Feb 3, 2021 2:00 PM
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Dear Colleagues, I invite you to join me for the first ALA Connect Live program of 2021 taking place on February 25, 2021. ALA recognizes the important and unique role libraries play in wider community conversations about resiliency, climate change, a sustainable future, and what libraries themselves ...
Posted By Julius Jefferson Jan 28, 2021 1:57 PM
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CHICAGO - The American Library Association's Executive Board announced today that the 2021 ALA Annual Conference & Exhibition scheduled for June 23-29 in Chicago will take place virtually. "We hoped that by this summer, it would be safe to meet again in person. However, that is clearly not the ...
Posted By Julius Jefferson Jan 7, 2021 1:26 PM
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The Executive Board of the American Library Association (ALA) gives thanks for the safety of the staff in our Public Policy and Advocacy Office in Washington and ALA members who work on Capitol Hill, as well as for elected legislators, congressional staff and other government workers who put themselves ...
Posted By Julius Jefferson Nov 2, 2020 1:43 PM
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Today the Executive Board is issuing the following statement to assure ALA members that the Association stands with them during what's likely to be a difficult week ahead. As a 501(c)(3) organization, ALA will not comment on the outcome of tomorrow's elections. However, I encourage you and all member ...
Posted By Julius Jefferson Oct 29, 2020 12:51 PM
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CHICAGO - On September 22, the White House issued its Executive Order On Combating Race And Sex Stereotyping , prohibiting federal employees, contractors, and grant recipients from discussing or considering concepts such as critical race theory and white privilege and discouraging diversity education ...
Posted By Julius Jefferson Oct 26, 2020 11:17 AM
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Greetings, ALA Councilors. Please join me in congratulating Stacey A. Aldrich , State Librarian, Hawaii State Public Library System, Honolulu, Hawaii; Ed Garcia , Director, Cranston Public Library, Cranston, Rhode Island; and Lessa Kanani'opua Pelayo-Lozada , Adult Services Assistant Manager, Palos Verdes ...
Posted By Julius Jefferson Aug 6, 2020 4:21 PM
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CHICAGO - The American Library Association's Executive Board announced today that the 2021 ALA Midwinter Meeting & Exhibits scheduled for January 22-26 in Indianapolis will take place virtually. "It is clear that as we continue to coexist with coronavirus, we need to adjust our approach to meetings ...
Posted By Julius Jefferson Jul 16, 2020 10:47 AM
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I invite you to join me for our next ALA Connect Live program next week to continue to foster connection and community during these challenging times. I will share my vision for the upcoming Holding Space tour and the role that the tour plays in building relationships and embracing the diversity of the ...
Posted By Julius Jefferson Jun 26, 2020 4:21 PM
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CHICAGO - The American Library Association (ALA) accepts and acknowledges its role in upholding unjust systems of racism and discrimination against Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) within the association and the profession. We recognize that the founding of our Association was not built ...
Posted By Julius Jefferson Jun 9, 2020 4:58 PM
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CHICAGO – You're invited to the virtual event of the season! On Friday, June 26, 2020, at 4 p.m. CT, incoming American Library Association (ALA) President Julius C. Jefferson, Jr., section head of the Congressional Research Service at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C., will host a special edition ...
Posted By Julius Jefferson Jul 11, 2014 3:07 PM
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Colleagues, I am certainly for using technology to advance communicationwithin our association. This current space on connect is ideal to share ourthoughts and is ideal for pre-conference and post conference discussions. Thefloor of Council is reserved for transacting the business of ALA, including ...