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Expertly curated reading lists and programs for ages 2 – 102.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
Executive Director Search
Information on the process, timeline, and status of the TLA Executive Director Search.Learn More
TLA Officer Resources
Forms and other resources for TLA leaders.Learn More
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Between the Lines: October Member Spotlight
Yolanda Botello, director of library services, Mansfield Public Library What inspired you to become a librarian? Becoming a librarian was not my lifelong dream, but I am glad my life led me here. Growing up, when I was asked what I wanted to be when I got older, my answer was always “a teacher.” I […]Read More
From Reference Desk to City Council Dais
By Christine Sederquist, Leander City Council, Place 4, Leander, Texas Curling up in a favorite chair with a great book and a cup of coffee with the muffled sounds of doves cooing just outside the window: it’s Heaven, right? I’m willing to bet everyone reading this agrees. That dream plays a large part in how […]Read More