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Taking the Capitol by Storm, a preconference on advocacy organized by TLA's Director of Communications Gloria Meraz, delivered a morning of training and an afternoon trip to the Capitol. Attendees...
Pat McNabb (Yoakum County Libraries, Plains and Denver City) was proclaimed Small Community Librarian of the Year at the SCLRT Dessert Social during TLA 2015. She is shown (at left) with Phyllis...
Before TLA President Sharon Amastae officially opened General Session 1, attendees were treated to a performance by Austin's McCallum Fine Arts Academy Knights of Steel (steel drum band). David...
Three conference attendees started their days early to participate in all three volumes of the sports TRIlogy: Cycling for Libraries, Sync or Swim at Barton Springs, and the Hetherington Fun Run /...
Library supporters champion funding for our state’s libraries. TLA thanks our library advocates for providing testimony at the Senate Finance hearing on Feb. 4, 2015 at the State Capitol. From left...
April 24, 2015
Here's a partial listing of awards, grants, and stipends announced at TLA 2015. Please notify us of any omissions for inclusion on this...
September 22, 2014
April 23, 2015
Post Conference SURVEY
April 1, 2015
The votes have been counted for TLA Executive Board offices and contested unit positions. Thanks to all who participated.

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May 12, 2015 - 11:00am
This webinar covers information desk services and resources, including the patron interview, moving patrons among public service desks, reader’s advisory, and delivering information and reference for paraprofessionals through online, digital and virtual services. 
May 19, 2015 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
How can you increase collaboration in your school learning community? Building a Culture of Collaboration at Edublogs (link to: http://buildingacultureofcollaboration.edublogs.org/) co-bloggers will share strategies for reaching out and developing collaborative relationships...
July 7, 2015 - 8:00am - July 10, 2015 - 6:00pm
At Annual Assembly, held in July in Austin, TLA officers and committees gather to plan the year's activities and events. Conference planning at assembly includes program proposals and scheduling. In addition to the work meetings, several programs and special activities are...
July 16, 2015 - 11:00am
The instructor discusses the “care and feeding” of physical materials including basic book repair and caring for media (DVDs and CD Roms) as well as USBs and hardware peripherals.
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Yes, it's that time of year again. Renew your membership for 2015 online! If a current member, use your TLA login to enter the Members-Only area of the site, and your basic information will be filled in for you. Other options are available on the membership information pages.

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