From left: Melinda Shelton, Jefferson Bailey, and Makiba Foster discuss the Community Webs archiving program at DPLAfest 2019 in Chicago. Photo: Carrie Smith/American Libraries

Community Collaboration at DPLAFest 2019

Tools for libraries to share collections and connect with their users

On My Mind, by Kelly Clark

Keep Library Workers Safe

My wife was killed at the library where she worked. We can take measures to prevent acts of violence in our libraries

Tracie D. Hall (center), director of the culture program at the Joyce Foundation, moderates a discussion between danah boyd (left) and Elaine Westbrooks. Photo: Carrie Smith/American Libraries

Facing the Past, Strengthening the Commons

Big thoughts at DPLAfest 2019

Newsmaker: Dav Pilkey
Captain Underpants creator on school libraries and everyday superpowers

Alison Bechdel: A Life in Books
Fun Home cartoonist reveals her library roots

ACRL’s New Research Agenda
Open, equitable, and inclusive scholarship

Why Being Bad Is Good
The limits of vocational awe

The Impostor Phenomenon
When your inner voice says you are not worthy

The Refugee Experience
Viet Thanh Nguyen discusses separation and decolonization

Indigenous Studies Librarianship and Collections
Reframing traditional research methods

Library Advocates Deliver
FY2020 Dear Appropriator letters campaign ends National Library Week on a high note