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The American Library Association (ALA) Public Programs Office, in collaboration with the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) Human Origins Program, is accepting applications for the traveling exhibition Exploring Human Origins. ...
Posted by Mary Jo Ryan on 9/23/2014 4:00 PM
Young Readers Invited to Write to Favorite Authors Young readers in grades 4-12 are invited to write a personal letter to an author for the Letters about Literature (LAL) contest, a national reading and writing promotion program. The letter can be to any author (living or dead) from any genre-fiction or nonfiction, contemporary or classic-explaining how that author's work changed the student's view of the world. ...
Posted by Jennifer Wrampe on 9/22/2014 3:03 PM
Join us for next week's NCompass Live: "Tech Talk with Michael Sauers: Mobile Beacon", on Wednesday, September 24, 10:00-11:00 am Central Time...
Posted by Christa Burns on 9/19/2014 1:04 PM
      A live training webinar, "Grant Writing for Preservation and Access Digitization Projects," will be presented on September 30, 2014. This webinar has been rescheduled. Registration is open to any new registrants...
Posted by Mary Sauers on 9/19/2014 11:50 AM
Let your voice be heard! To celebrate their 1-year anniversary, Library Reads is asking librarians to vote on their Favorite of Favorites from the last year...
Posted by Laura Johnson on 9/19/2014 11:28 AM
National Book Award Long List Announced! The list for Young People's Literature is included with the other categories on the National Book Award web page. I notice one of our recent "Friday Reads," Redeployment by Phil Klay, posted on August 8, 2014, is on the Fiction list...
Posted by Sally Snyder on 9/19/2014 10:41 AM
Friday Reads: Avalon High by Meg Cabot (YA) A blending of Arthurian Legends and High School Chick Lit, Avalon High is a sweet and simple story of girl meets boy for the first (or is it the second) time and then is politely pursued by boy until she clues in that her crush isn't unrequited; just add a dash of reincarnation and a pinch more of intrigue...
Posted by Anna Walter on 9/19/2014 8:00 AM
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