AzLA Newsletter

July/August 2018

    President’s Message

    We have accomplished much towards AzLA’s mission of promoting library service and librarianship in libraries of all types in the state of Arizona.

    National Library Legislative Day 2018

    The opportunity to meet with representatives and senators to discuss legislation in support of library work has an impact on all library staffers in Arizona.

    YA Summit to Return to Prescott

    The YA Summit provides a unique venue in which to learn from fellow librarians who interact primarily with teens. Open to public librarians and teacher librarians from public and private schools.

    AzLA Endorses Resolution

    ALA apologizes to African Americans for the wrongs committed against them in segregated public libraries, and commends those who integrated public libraries.

    Three AzLA members selected for the ALA Leadership Institute

    Three AzLA members are among the 38 participants selected for the ALA Leadership Institute

    Nominations for AzLA Service Awards

    Nominate that special library staff member, volunteer, or library board member for an AzLA Service Award.

    Apples for the Princess available from Small-Tooth-Dog Publishing

    Fairy tales can teach that our words create consequences and rewards, as in this retelling of a classic Grimm tale, intended to explore the values of honesty and kindness.