Tag Archives: Library

NHSLMA Library Camp ~ “Breakout! Unlock the Possibilities”

There is a New location and New Format for the NHSLMA Summer Library Camp! This year’s camp is at the NH Institute of Politics at Saint Anselm College in Manchester, NH. Opening session speaker will be Laura Gardner, 2016 SLJ … Continue reading

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Join the American Library Association Media Push for School Library Support

This Thursday, April 9, 2015, the American Library Association is joining a social media push in support of dedicated funding for school libraries through Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) and the Supporting Knowledge and Investing in Lifelong Skills (SKILLS) … Continue reading

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Over-filtering in schools and libraries harms education, new ALA report finds

For Immediate Release Contact: Jazzy Wright Press Officer Washington Office 202-628-8410 jwright at alawash.org WASHINGTON, D.C.—Schools and libraries nationwide are routinely filtering internet content far more than what the Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA) requires, according to “Fencing Out Knowledge: … Continue reading

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Congratulations to our Awesome Recipients of the NH School Library Media Awards

The 2014 NH School Library Media Association awards were presented at last weekend’s conference. For those of you who couldn’t make it, I’ve included the names of the recipients and the words of praise that were spoken about each. What … Continue reading

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First education bill in decades acknowledges effective school library programs

Washington, D.C.— The American Library Association would like to thank Senators Tom Harkin (D-IA), Patty Murray (D-WA), Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) and Jack Reed (D-RI) for their leadership in including strong provisions for effective school library programs in the Strengthening America’s … Continue reading

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