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The average student loses a month's worth of learning over the summer. Libraries offer summer learning opportunities that stop the summer slide. [ Bit.ly Link ]
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The average student loses a months worth of learning over the summer
#TBT to our Star Wars image from a few weeks ago.

Happy 40th, Star Wars! ✨ #StarWars40th
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Registration for ALA Virtual Membership Meeting is now open! Registration is open to all ALA personal members.

Join the conversation on June 8th: [ Ala.org Link ]
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IMLS has been funding #libraries across the country for 20 years. It enables the advancement of local and national priorities that provide long term impact in areas such as economic growth, entrepreneurship, finding and creating jobs, technology, STEM education, Veterans affairs, and lifelong learning—and serves millions of Americans. The Administration is using the wrong math when it comes to...
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Join ALA and the Harwood Institute this October to learn how your library can lead positive change in your community. #librariestransform #turnoutward
Join ALA and the Harwood Institute this October to learn how your

ALA, Harwood Institute Announce 2017 Public Innovators Lab for Libraries

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Idowu Adegbilero, an international member of ALA, shared this moving piece about federal library funding and #SaveIMLS with us today.
Idowu Adegbilero an international member of ALA shared this moving piece about

Supporting FY 2018 Funding for Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) and the Innovative Approaches to Literacy (IAL) program: the Plea of a Foreigner

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"In response to the proposed elimination of the Institute of Museum and Library Services, American Library Association President Julie Todaro said the Trump Administration is using the wrong math when it comes to libraries. The nation’s more than 120,000 public, school, academic and special libraries are visited more than 1.4 billion times a year by hundreds of millions of Americans across the...
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In response to the proposed elimination of the Institute of Museum and

Trump Budget Draws Reaction from Inside, Outside Congress

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David Saponar
Muhammad Aminu Bn Aliyu
June is #GLBTBookMonth! How will your library celebrate? Visit for GLBT Book Month programming ideas and more.
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GLBT Book Month

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Djaz Lee
David Ward
ALA President Julie Todaro responds to the President's 2018 budget proposal, which effectively eliminates federal library funding. [ Ala.org Link ]
ALA President Julie Todaro responds to the Presidents 2018 budget proposal which
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Jaeline Evarya
As of this morning, 35 senators have signed the LSTA FY18 Dear Appropriator letters, and 28 have signed IAL. Our new deadline is Wednesday May 24th - if you haven't called your senators, now is the time! Find talking points and background information at bit.ly/fight-for-libraries
As of this morning 35 senators have signed the LSTA FY18 Dear
Did your patrons finish season two of Master of None? Here are some books you can suggest they checkout. via Entertainment Weekly
Did your patrons finish season two of Master of None Here are

11 Books to Read After You Binge 'Master of None' Season 2

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Life gets hard sometimes -- really hard. And yet the kids must be read to, the timesheets must be submitted, the reference questions must be answered.

Library director and yoga teacher Jenn Carson shares ideas for taking care of yourself during those times when your “get-up-and-go” has “gotten-up-and-gone.”
Life gets hard sometimes really hard And yet the kids must be

Things Fall Apart: When Everything Goes Wrong

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Sabrina McKethan
Linda McClure Evans
Hillary Rodham Clinton addresses the 2017 ALA Annual Conference in Chicago! [ Bit.ly Link ] #alaac17 Hillary Clinton
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Annie Epperson
Ryan Congdon
“I work for Waukegan Public Library in Waukegan, IL. My department provides education and literacy for this underserved community including low literacy levels, low computer skills, low English language skills, low graduation rates, low socioeconomic levels. I have the pleasure of witnessing success stories of our patrons who attend the digital literacy programs that I coordinate. The most...
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Latest from Intersections, the blog of ALA's Office for Diversity, Literacy, and Outreach Services: An interview with one of the creators of Amira in America, an illustrated story and reference guide on refugee resettlement.
Latest from Intersections the blog of ALAs Office for Diversity Literacy and

Intersections | Amira in America

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0.00547% - the percentage of the federal budget that libraries receive. Losing that funding would leave communities all over the country without valuable services.

Today, call your Senators and ask them to support federal funding for libraries by signing the “Library Services and Technology Act” and “Innovative Approaches to Libraries” Dear Appropriator letters. For more information, visit...
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000547 the percentage of the federal budget that libraries receive Losing that
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Sarah Jessica Parker will introduce her Book Club Central pick - and the guest author who will join her on stage! A book signing will follow. #alaac17 bit.ly/2oQyPgu pic.twitter.com/Sm3kcVTfy9
Sarah Jessica Parker will introduce her Book Club Central pick and the

2017 ALA Annual Conference

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Attending Annual Conference? Join EMIERT on Friday, June 23rd from 12-4pm for its Taste of the Town tour of Chicago's historic Chinatown! Seats are still available - $25 for EMIERT members, and $30 for non-members, including admission to the Chinese American Museum of Chicago and lunch/shopping on your own. To register, visit , registration code: EMI2. Seats are limited.
Attending Annual Conference Join EMIERT on Friday June 23rd from 124pm for

Join EMIERT to explore Chicago’s historic Chinatown during ALA Annual Conference

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Today, we are celebrating the launch of the Corporate Committee for Library Investment. #saveIMLS
Today we are celebrating the launch of the Corporate Committee for Library

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