CPLA Courses: a worthwhile investment in you!

By Amber Kent Thanks to a continuing education scholarship from the Arizona State Library, I participated in three Certified Public Library Administrator (CPLA) courses from the American Library Association over spring 2021. The purpose of the CPLA program is to enable library administrators to further their education and experience, improve their future career opportunities, and […]

Arizona Genealogy Day is Saturday, March 20th!

The Arizona Genealogical Advisory Board and the Arizona State Library, Archives, and Public Records are pleased to present the first Arizona Genealogy Day, a free, virtual event on Saturday, March 20, 2021. Space is limited. Visit http://go.azsos.gov/azgenday21 to see program details and to register. “The Arizona Genealogical Advisory Board is very excited to be part […]

Professional Development Webinars

On Thursday, February 11, 2021, the AzLA Professional Development committee hosted John Chrastka, co-founder and executive director of EveryLibrary, for his presentation Advocacy During an Austerity Budget. EveryLibrary is the only national political action committee for libraries, and the EveryLibrary Institute is a public policy and tax policy think tank for libraries. While describing what […]

What’s New for You in Professional Development

Share your expertise and experience.The AzLA Professional Development Committee Monthly Webinar Series is back, and we want you. Submit your webinar proposal here. Submissions will be considered on a monthly basis. The Professional Development Committee wants to add more voices to our group. If you are ready to help shape the direction of AzLA professional […]