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Between the Lines: December member spotlight

Between the Lines: Member Spotlight, TLA News

Henry Stokes Library Technology Consultant, Texas State Library and Archives Commission (TSLAC) What inspired you to become a librarian? Back in 1997, I was a studio art undergrad at the […]

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2022 TAYSHAS Reading List Announced

TLA News, TLA Reading Lists

We’re excited to announce the new TAYSHAS Reading List! TAYSHAS takes its name from the Caddo Indian word meaning “friends or allies.” Written as texas, texios, tejas, teyas or tayshas, […]

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2022 SPOT Reading List Announced

TLA News, TLA Reading Lists

The Spirit of Texas (SPOT) Reading Program hopes to encourage a greater understanding of what it means to be a Texan, and to develop an appreciation for the literary works […]

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2022 Maverick Graphic Novel Reading List Announced

TLA News, TLA Reading Lists

The Texas Maverick Graphic Novels Reading List (TMGNRL) is a recommended reading list developed by public and school librarians from the Young Adult Round Table (YART). The purpose of the […]

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2022 Lone Star Reading List Announced

TLA News, TLA Reading Lists

The Lone Star Reading List is developed by public and school librarians from the Young Adult Round Table. The purpose of the list is to encourage students in grades 6, […]

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2022 Little Maverick Graphic Reading List Announced

TLA News, TLA Reading Lists

The beauty of graphic novels is their power to welcome everyone into a reading conversation. They can motivate reluctant readers and English as a Second Language students and give dyslexic […]

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Campaign to Support Diverse Books Is a Viral Sensation

TLA News

By Michele Chan Santos For the Texas Library Association A social media campaign emphasizing support for diverse books and student access to books, launched by a group of Texas Library […]

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Between the Lines: November Member Spotlight

Between the Lines: Member Spotlight, TLA News

Michael Hardrick Director Forest Hill Public Library District What inspired you to become a librarian? I was tossed into the position by the universe LOL…. I became a page in […]

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