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Expertly curated reading lists and programs for ages 2 – 102.Learn More
Resources for libraries dealing with the COVID-19 crisis.Learn More
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Libraries Transform Texas
Public awareness campaign designed to promote how libraries of all types are transforming Texas.Learn More
Retention & Recruitment
Resources for recruiting, recognizing and retaining librarians.Learn More
Campaigns designed to promote libraries and the profession.Learn More
TLA Officer Resources
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Between the Lines: May Member Spotlight
John D. Hayden Library Director, Bonham Public Library What inspired you to become a librarian? My grandmother inspired me to become a librarian. She was a public and church librarian and was the one who would take me to storytime. I always remember the bookshelf she had at her house and every time I would […]Read More
TLA Statement on Executive Order to Open Texas in Phases
Texas libraries are community centers, offering critical services to hundreds of people a day, many from high-risk backgrounds such as seniors, and families with children. Protecting the health and safety of library employees, and the people they serve is the priority of all library leaders across the state. The Texas Library Association supports our members […]Read More