ATG Newsflash: The Wiley Librarian Scholarship Award to the 2019 Charleston Library Conference is now Available!

Applications are now being accepted for the Wiley Librarian Scholarship Award to the 2019 Charleston Library Conference; deadline is September 20, 2019.     The Wiley Network is an online community designed to offer advice, ideas, and collaboration...

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2019 Fast Pitch Competition: Call for Proposals and Nominations Now Open!

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ATG Newsflash: The Wiley Librarian Scholarship Award to the 2019 Charleston Library Conference is now Available!

Applications are now being accepted for the Wiley Librarian Scholarship Award to the 2019...

ATG Interviews Henry Owino, Manager Collection Acquisition Services Qatar National Library (QNL)

Interview With Henry Owino, Manager Collection Acquisition Services Qatar National Library (QNL)...

Guarding Against a Flood of OER: An ATG Hot Topic

by Anne C. Osterman We have all been there a thousand times – the decision to deal with something...

2019 Fast Pitch Competition: Call for Proposals and Nominations Now Open!

CALL FOR PROPOSALS NOW OPEN Submit your proposal or nomination now. Goal: Fast Pitch encourages...

Part 3, JOURNALISM FACES NEW CHALLENGES: HOPE SPRINGS ETERNAL

By Nancy K. Herther (Click here to read Part 1 & click here to read Part 2)   Rich Gordon...

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