Letter from Birmingham Jail: A Worldwide Celebration on April 16 – An Invitation to Join In! On April 16th, 2013, the 50th anniversary of the day that Martin Luther King, Jr. began writing his “Letter from Birmingham Jail,” the Birmingham Public Library will sponsor a program entitled “Letter from Birmingham Jail: A Worldwide Celebration.” We hope… Read More Letter from Birmingham Jail: A Worldwide Celebration on April 16
First, I’m so excited to tell you that Julie Kagawa’s Immortal Rules trilogy (yes! the entire trilogy!) has been purchased by Palomar Pictures. Her response to the news? Julie Kagawa @Jkagawa Guys, if you could see me…my feet are about 6 inches off the ground. Thank you all. #Giddy#theimmortalrulesmovie 🙂 Congratulations! The State Farm… Read More Cured and Gathered
Through September 12: Nominations are open for the 2011 Carnegie Corporation of New York/New York Times I Love My Librarian Award. Ten librarians will win $5,000! Learn more about the I Love My Librarian Award in the digital supplement to American Libraries magazine: http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b850f6ea. Promote the Award Promotional tools are available on the award Web page at www.atyourlibrary.org/ilovemylibrarian (click on… Read More Is there a special librarian that you love?
Good morning! If you’re doing the ReadAThon this morning, I hope you have a wonderful, reading filled day! Here in the heartland, we have that slow, gentle rain that could last all day and it seems to fit my need for a slow, gentle day. I’m looking forward to my hour on the treadmill so… Read More A Day Made For
The NEGRO LEAGUES COMMITTEE (NLC) of the SOCIETY FOR AMERICAN BASEBALL RESEARCH (SABR) is pleased to announce their 2010 – 2011 grant opportunity for school libraries. SABR is a global team of almost 7000 individuals and nearly 30 research committees. Originating in 1971, the NLC is SABR’s only committee dedicated exclusively to the history of… Read More School Library Grant