Head Librarian at the Windward Community College – Kaneohe, HI

Duties and Responsibilities: Provides strategic leadership and advocacy for all functions of the library Advances the Library’s role in supporting the College mission, academic programs, and student success through continual improvement of information resources, information services and information literacy instruction Continue reading

“Caught In The Middle: Librarians On The Debate Over LGBT Children’s Books” – Stella M. Chavez

“…the American Library Association says it’s uncertain if libraries will receive more challenges to LGBT children’s books because of the Supreme Court’s ruling that legalizes same-sex marriage. What is certain: a librarian’s role to advocate for these kinds of books.” Continue reading

UMD Libraries Receive John Cotton Dana Award

The University of Maryland Libraries was awarded a John Cotton Dana Library Public Relations Award in recognition of their “Thinking Big” campaign. The data-driven communications campaign was designed to increase awareness of UBorrow a faster interlibrary loan service available because Continue reading

iSchool Faculty Presents on the Hill

On June 11, 2015, iSchool Associate Professor Mega Subramaniam participated in a panel presentation entitled: “Kids, Learning, and Technology: Libraries as 21st Century Creative Spaces.” The panel was organized by incoming ALA President Sari Feldman, ALA Washington Office, and Representative Continue reading