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Election Information You Need
Librarians, The Texas Library Association encourages you to share this information from The League of Women Voters with your library patrons, students and community. Register to vote and check your voter registration status at Vote411.org. Online Voters Guide The Voters Guide is available online at Vote411.org. Voters can enter their address and zip code to view […]Read More
TLA 2021 Will Be Virtual
To our TLA library community, The Texas Library Association Executive Board has made the proactive decision that the TLA 2021 Annual Conference (originally scheduled for April 20-23 in San Antonio) will be a fully virtual event held April 22 – 24. We know librarians love seeing each other in person; and we know that you, […]Read More
Between the Lines: September Member Spotlight
Danielle’ McGhee Director of Library and Media Services, University Archivist Downs-Jones Library, Huston-Tillotson University What inspired you to become a librarian? The root: I’m from Round Rock, TX and I have very fond memories of my library experiences as a child from my school library to the public library. I grew up visiting Round Rock […]Read More
To all our librarians in the area threatened by Hurricane Laura, please know that our thoughts are with you. If you are needing any information about disaster preparedness, the Texas State Library and Archives Commission shared many good resources in their Hurricane/Tropical Storm Emergency Management page. In addition, the American Library Association lists many resources […]Read More
Texas Library Journal
In this Issue:
- Teaching in a Pandemic
- Mitigating the Challenges of COVID-19
- Inclusive Libraries: Supporting the Sensory Needs of Students
- Academic Libraries: Navigating New Challenges
- And more!
District 5 Meeting
The District 5 meeting takes place on October 12. All District meetings for the Fall of 2020 will be virtual. District meetings provide regional settings for presenting continuing education, carrying…Learn More