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Read about Nancy Jo Lambert from Reedy HS Library in Frisco ISD.
It's with great pride that TLA shares that the Senate overwhelmingly confirmed the appointment of Carla Hayden as the new Librarian of Congress (LOC).  Professionally trained as a librarian, she...
The American Library Association invites you to nominate your favorite librarian for the 2016 I Love My Librarian Award. The award recognizes the public service of exceptional public, school, college...

July 1, 2016
How is your library participating in Power Up at Your Library Day? 
July 1, 2016
Rebuilding Texas Libraries, One Coloring Book at a Time  
May 9, 2016
Texas Library Association 2016 Awards ASSOCIATION-WIDE AWARDS Librarian of the Year: Chris Accardo, Director of Library Services for the...
August 25, 2016 - 1:00pm
The instructor discusses the “care and feeding” of physical materials including basic book repair and caring for media (DVD’s and CDRoms) as well as USB drives and other hardware peripherals.
September 15, 2016 - 1:00pm
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 assistance for paraprofessionals through online, digital and virtual services.
October 6, 2016 - 1:00pm
This program features advanced customer service training (frontline and behind the scenes) including types and levels of service, scripts for consistency and training, coping with difficult situations (conflicts with patrons, coworkers, bosses) and articulated behavioral...
December 8, 2016 - 1:00pm
Many support staff work side by side with library volunteers, or may even supervise them. This program provides “best practices” for interacting with unpaid library workers and some fundamentals of volunteer supervision.
Created on Jan 4, 2011 | Last updated June 19, 2016

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