Welcome to the Texas Library Association!

Deadline to apply is November 1.
Register for a package by Oct. 31.

September 16, 2018
 The Texas Library Association (TLA) Public Relations and Marketing Committee has something big in the works, and we’re excited to...
September 10, 2018
Special TLA Conference Packages Now Available Option to Pay with a Purchase Order
September 5, 2018
“If you love it, click it”—that’s the child-friendly message in Bernard in the Backseat, a picture book from the Texas Department of...
July 24, 2018
The Sunset Commission staff has issued its report on the Texas State Library and Archives Commission. The report is available online.
October 17, 2018 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Whether you are "on stage" or out front with your customers/patrons or behind the scenes and "backstage", you need to know how to communicate! Successful communication techniques, how to listen, and how to manage the avalanche of messages we get every day will be included in...
November 13, 2018 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Strategic partnerships with other community entities (beyond area libraries) including nonprofit, for-profit, and governmental organizations are critical to the success of libraries. These partnerships introduce new benefits and leverage existing benefits for...
December 5, 2018 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
What is mentoring? What role does mentoring play in support staff education and training and does it substitute for orientation and training, other activities?  What types of mentors are ther and what types of mentors do we need in libraries? How does it differ from...
January 15, 2019 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
In many libraries, library specialists are the primary support staff for collection management serving primary and secondary roles in needs assessment, gap analysis, selection recommendations, acquisitions/purchasing and maintenance of all formats of materials. This program...
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