Welcome to the Texas Library Association!

Make a teacher’s dream come true and bring a classroom teacher with you to TLA's Annual Conference!  
Texas Library Snapshot Day is a great opportunity to showcase what happens in your library in a single day. The annual Texas Library Snapshot Day is officially scheduled for October 31, which lands...
TLA’s acclaimed TECH Camp returns with new content to equip participants with skills and knowledge to maximize social media platforms...
Get ready to shake, rattle, and read with Austin’s very own ALL-LIBRARIAN band, Echo and the Bats, award-winning author...  
Meet Cate B. Sweeney from Bee Cave Public Library in Bee Cave, TX.

October 21, 2016
The Texas Education Agency (TEA) has launched an online survey offering parents, taxpayers and the general public an avenue to provide...
October 21, 2016
The Every Student Succeeds Act of 2015 (ESSA), which replaces No Child Left Behind, includes new library-related provisions that identify...
October 10, 2016
Do Districts Have to Hire Librarians?    In Texas, school districts have discretionary authority over school library staffing and...

October 25, 2016 - 2:00pm
Public Libraries Reaching and Talking To Local Decision Makers (Doable Action series on advocacy made simple) This free webinar will show practical and quick methods for approaching city administrators about your library. REGISTER (https://join.onstreammedia.com/register/...
October 26, 2016 (All day) - October 27, 2016 (All day)
Let’s face it. Many of us are afraid of retirement. There are so many unknowns and this is uncharted territory. Will we have enough money? What will we do with our time? We have so many questions that is hard to know where to begin or who to ask.  To address these concerns...
November 15, 2016 - 2:00pm
Working Within the Academic Community to Deliver Your Library’s Message (Doable Action series on advocacy made simple) This free online training will discuss time-efficient methods for communicating the libraries’ value and services on your campus. REGISTER (https://join....
December 8, 2016 - 1:00pm
Getting Along with Co-Workers (AZ webinar series for support staff) One of the most common and well-used tools for identifying and designing policies, processes and techniques for working with others is Julie Todaro's "Reasonable Expectation of Adult Behavior." Webinar content...
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