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TLA 2019 Award Winners Congratulations to all the winners

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Executive Leadership Immersion Aug. 4-8, Lakeway

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TLA 2019 Conference Speakers Announced

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2019 TLA Award Winners


Kashmere Neighborhood Library received the 2019 Texas Library Association Libraries Change Communities Award. In the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, the Kashmere Gardens Neighborhood library (Houston, TX) became a temporary sanctuary for people in the community, providing shelter and safety from the rising flood waters. Working with the Houston Health Department, the library was able to […]

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TLA 2019 Office Hours

TLA Annual Conference, TLA News, Uncategorized

The TLA office staff will be offsite from April 15 – April 19 for the TLA Annual Conference. If you need immediate assistance, please call the conference phone number, 512-404-4600. Please note, emails and voicemails will not be immediately answered during this time. The TLA office will also be closed April 22-23. Normal office hours […]

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TLA 2019 Online Registration Deadline Extended

TLA Annual Conference, TLA News

The deadline for the following events has been extended to 11:59pm on Thursday, April 4: Tech Camp preconference; Use Your Library Voice: Personalizing Advocacy preconference; Opening Author Session Lunch; Black Caucus Author Session Brunch; Director’s Symposium Breakfast; Texas Bluebonnet Award Author Session Lunch; Reception with the Authors; Evening with the Authors; and Closing Author Session. […]

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Library-Related Bills Begin to Move

Advocacy, TLA News

The March 8 bill filing deadline has passed, and members of the Legislature are turning their attention to moving their bills. It’s a long, convoluted process, with many obstacles along the way. And just when you experience success, that joy is tempered by the realization that you have to go through everything again when the […]

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Texas Library Journal

  • Libraries are the Opposite of Artificial Intelligence
  • Evidenced Based Practice for School Libraries: A Practical Guide
  • Three Questions to Engage Donors, Stakeholders, and the Community
  • Rural Library Transformation
  • Nothing Passive About Passive Programming
  • TLA 2019 Exhibits Directory

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TASL Lunch & Learn: Connecting Students with “Just Right” Books

Join us as we explore online tools that help teacher, parents, and librarians connect students to good-fit books. Register

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