Heading to ILA? On Thursday, October 12, from 1:45–2:45 p.m., join us for Dealing in Diversity: Proactively Serving Communities Through Authentic Representation. This program continues the conversation begun at the ARRT program presented in June 2017. Panelists include librarians Becky Spratford, Heather Booth, and Annabelle Mortensen; bestselling romance author Sonali Dev; and Sourcebooks
It’s time again for a full day of RA topics! Join us for ARRTCon 2017 on Thursday, November 9, from 9 am to 4:30 pm. Our keynote speaker, the wonderful author Barbara Barnett, will start us off with a discussion on libraries and Pop Culture. Every attendee will be able to attend four breakout sessions,
It’s ARRT membership renewal season! If you haven’t yet renewed your membership (or joined ARRT as a new member), now’s the time. Membership is $10 ($5 for students) and is valid for one calendar year (January-December).
Thanks to all who attended the ARRT Fall Program on November 15: RA Hacks! Attendees rotated through breakout discussion groups on the topics of Whole Collection RA, Training, Social Media, Marketing, and In-person RA and were asked to share an idea or “hack” that would be helpful to other librarians. This amazing collection of ideas
ARRT Presents: RA Hacks Tuesday, November 15 9:30 AM – Noon A fast-paced, interactive workshop focused on the best tips and tricks for stellar readers’ advisory, featuring speakers Becky Spratford, and 2016 ARRT & ILA Readers’ Advisory Service Award Winners Mike Hominick and Tracy Gossage. The Glenside Public Library District 25 E. Fullerton Ave. Glendale
Please join us for a discussion of Everything I Never Told You by by Celeste Ng led by Greta Ulrich. Lydia is dead. But they don’t know this yet. So begins this exquisite novel about a Chinese American family living in 1970s small-town Ohio. Lydia is the favorite child of Marilyn and James Lee, and
Learn how libraries can successfully engage and connect with patrons to provide RA services with a personal touch, even in virtual spaces. Join us for a panel presentation featuring: Polli Kenn, Readers’ Services Coordinator at the Lawrence Public Library Melissa Doornbos, Public Relations Manager and Bookologist at the Downers Grove Public Library Krista Biggs and