Latest Library Links, February 5, 2015

News from ALA and the profession

February 5, 2015

Five things to know about the FCC net neutrality plan
Five things to know about the FCC net neutrality plan

American Libraries Online

Celebrate Black History Month with these graphic novels

ALA News

ALA welcomes strong net neutrality protections

Apply for the 2015 ALA Leadership Institute

Top 250 LGBTQ books for teens

Annual Conference News

Proposal due dates for San Francisco

How to present at ALA Annual

Division News

Teen Services 101

ACRL examines the Living Library ecosystem

ALSC mentoring and me

Awards & Grants

2015 Amazing Audiobooks for Young Adults

Return of the 90-second Newbery

In the Margins official list, 2015

Libraries in the News

Edwin Mellen Press lawsuit settled

Quietly preserving Jewish treasures

Overnight library sleeper triggers burglar alarm

New UK program encourages LIS degrees


Why net neutrality is important to libraries

It’s a Big Deal

Five things to know about the FCC net neutrality plan

Tech Talk

Apple abandons iPhoto and launches Photos for the Mac

Five of the worst Skype problems and how to fix them

Geeky gadgetry: Build a Raspberry Pi computer


Elsevier adds ebooks to CLOCKSS archiving

Books & Reading

Five fun philosophy books

10 incredible French-Canadian books

Tips & Ideas

Eight women who pioneered the Civil Rights Movement

LC’s African-American history Pinterest board offers a new alert system

How Shakespeare came to Capitol Hill

A custom storage solution for an unusual collection

The legend of Troy in medieval manuscripts

New video service streams cult classics for free

Quizzity, another fun geography game

Life as a librarian aboard a merchant marine training ship

The 22 stages of visiting your public library


42 visions of tomorrow from the Golden Age of Futurism

Latest Library Links, February 4, 2015

News from ALA and the profession

Black History Month Graphic Novels for Your Collection

Celebrate black history with these adult and youth titles