AzLA Newsletter

May/June 2021

President’s Message – May/June 2021

Greetings my friends in librarianship. If you are reading this message, I am still the President of AzLA and thank the Board for allowing me to continue in this service to you all. Most likely members are not aware that I have been working on the development of an AzLA  land acknowledgement statement for over [...]

AzLA & Knowledge River BIPOC Survey

Dear Arizona BIPOC Library Workers, The Arizona Library Association (AzLA) and the Knowledge River program (KR) at the University of Arizona have collaboratively created a BIPOC Library Workforce Experience Survey.The purpose of this survey is to document the job search and hiring experiences of BIPOC graduate students and library professionals seeking employment in the state [...]

Arizona Library Association Professional Development Monthly Webinar Series

Beyond Facebook Live: building a Virtual Programming Space for Your Library Date: June 10, 2021 Time: 1 pm Registration Link: https://forms.gle/59BuuRHfu5uT8DtM7 Program Description: When COVID-19 closed our public spaces on March 16, 2020, Maricopa County Library District began working on a plan to provide library programs virtually. From the beginning, we were dedicated to using [...]