Here we are in the middle of summer in Arizona, having just survived record-breaking heat throughout the state.
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In January 2016, Sarah Kortemeier, Library Specialist at the University of Arizona Poetry Center, traveled to Japan to complete a special project for the Horner Fellowship Program.
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I had the privilege of attending the Arizona Library Leaders’ Summit in Flagstaff on June 6-7.
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In June, I was able to attend the ALA Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida, because I was awarded an LSTA grant by the State Library of Arizona.
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I got into teen services almost by accident. I was 16 and in the library after school one day, when a librarian walked up to me and attempted to convince me to join the Teen Library Council.
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Do you have PDF copies of AzLA newsletters from years past, before it went online? If so, we’d love to add them to our growing AzLA newsletter archive.
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The deadline to nominate a colleague for one of the AzLA Service Awards is August 19!
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