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  2. 28 Dec 2018

    If you're a parent or caregiver, don't forget libraries have resources and services specifically for you—everything from guides about raising children to information about maintaining physical and mental well-being.

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    Through Dec. 31, every time you stream one of 10 Holiday Scenics, will contribute to ALA, up to a total of $100k. Take a break from the 2018 news cycle and support libraries, all from the comfort of your couch.

  4. 27 Dec 2018
  5. 26 Dec 2018

    During the winter break, help kids learn outside of the classroom. Libraries are perfect places for families where they can support their children’s learning when school isn’t in session. There’s free access to books, movies, games and much more.

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    Life is hectic, but television doesn’t have to be, especially during the holiday season. Every time you watch Hulu's Holiday Scenics, you'll be supporting ALA and libraries thanks to 's Stream for a Cause campaign.

  7. 24 Dec 2018

    Happy Holidays! ALA offices will be closed on Monday, December 24th and Tuesday, December 25th.

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    21 Dec 2018

    This is the best gift a passionate librarian could ever receive

  9. 21 Dec 2018
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    Get loud, everyone! 👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼 And let’s hear it for - we really couldn’t have done it without him! Thank you Senator Reed for your enduring commitment to America’s libraries.

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    The two barriers that stand between us and the passage of the Museum and Library Services Act: Speaker Paul Ryan and House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy. Library Twitter, they need them to hear us, loud and clear: pass MLSA! Tweet now:

  12. 12 Dec 2018

    This isn't over yet, but time is running out for this session of Congress. Act now and join in opposing S. 1010. This bill would transfer authority to appoint the Register of Copyrights from Librarian of Congress to the President.

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    ⚠️ We need you to contact your Senators NOW about S. 1010! ⚠️ If passed, Congress would handover the power to appoint the copyright advisor to the president. ALA strongly opposes this bill & needs you to email your Senators & ask them to vote against it.

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    7 Dec 2018

    In Ohio, “The Nelsonville Public Library (Athens County Libraries) is hosting a weekly free meal. People in the community are invited to prepare the meal and eat together.”

  15. 7 Dec 2018

    10% of Montanans own a business as their primary job, and 3.4k start a business each month. Local libraries are playing a critical role in supporting Montana communities.

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    📣 Big News! 📣The Senate passed the Museum & Library Services Act last night! Huge thanks to , the bill's cosponsors, and the HELP Committee for all your leadership. One more week to get this crucial legislation through the House before the 115th Congress wraps up.

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    4 Dec 2018

    Thanks to Dr. Vartan Gregorian for kicking off

  18. 4 Dec 2018

    Congrats to the winners of the 2018 Award! These 10 incredible people embody the spirit of what it means to be a librarian. Learn more about their inspiring work:

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    Since 2008, 100 exceptional librarians have received the Award. Who will be honored next? Find out tomorrow morning, then tune in at 4 pm CT to hear their inspiring stories at the award ceremony in New York.

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    No need to stress about health insurance, can help! Free help is available at your public library! Enroll by Dec 15 at


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