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Between the Lines: May Member Spotlight
Betsy Mangalath School Library Media Specialist North Mesquite High School, Mesquite What inspired you to become a librarian? While working as a classroom teacher, I partnered closely with the school’s librarian, Brenda Allen. She did such an amazing job making the library a welcoming center for students and faculty alike, and her impact on the […]Read More
TLA 2021 Upstart Award and Branding Iron Award Winners Announced
Congratulations to the winners of this year’s Upstart Awards and Branding Iron Awards for your excellent work! Demco Upstart Innovative Programming Award: Cozby Library & Community Commons The Texas Library Association is pleased to announce that the winner of the 2021 Demco/Upstart Innovative Programming Award in the public libraries category is Cozby Library and Community […]Read More
TLA 2021 Award Winners Announced
Congratulations to all of the 2021 TLA Award winners! We are grateful for your service and hard work, especially during this tumultuous and difficult year. Lifetime Achievement Award: Sharon Amastae Sharon Amastae, retired librarian, library advocate and former president of the Texas Library Association, was awarded the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award from TLA. Amastae served […]Read More
Between the Lines: April Member Spotlight
Travis Ford Holder Research & Instruction Librarian Texas Medical Center Library, Houston What inspired you to become a librarian? When I studied art history, I went to a school where the library did not allow students to take items out of the building. The collection included architectural blueprints and artist editions that were irreplaceable. At […]Read More
Texas Library Journal
In this Issue:
- How Libraries Provided Shelter During Winter Storm Uri
- Harris County Public Library 100th anniversary virtual celebrations
- Telehealth in Libraries: A Case Study
- What's Next for Public Libraries in a Post-Vaccine World
- TLA 2021 Exhibits Directory
Secrets of Serials: Back-to-Basics ACDRT Workshop
Join us for this workshop: A vendor-neutral, empowering ½-day workshop covering the basics of serials management. Attendees will explore the world of serials encompassing the life cycle of print and…Learn More