Intellectual Freedom Committee Workshop
The OLA Intellectual Freedom Committee is sponsoring "Build Your Own Intellectual Freedom Training", a workshop scheduled for October 22, 2015 at the Moore Public Library. Participants will build a training manual and video to train staff on intellectual freedom issues. The registration deadline is October 15. Learn more . . .
2nd Annual Banned Book Week Photo Competition
The Intellectual Freedom Committee is pleased to sponsor the Second Annual Banned Book Week Photo Competition from September 20 to October 16, 2015. Just build a Banned Books display in your library and submit a photo and description of it to the Committee. The winner will have their photo appear in the Oklahoma Librarian and any surrounding newspapers as well as receive a challenged book for their libraryâ€™s age range. Learn more . . .
TSRT Workshop: "Take This Item & Catalog It!"
Register today for the OLA Technical Services Roundtable's fall workshop: "Take This Item & Catalog It!". Scheduled for Friday, October 30, 2015 at the Midwest City Library, the workshop focuses on how to catalog different formats using RDA and Dublin Core. Deadline to register is October 23. Learn more . . .
OLA 2015 - Call for Session Proposals
OLA 2016, the 109th Annual Conference of the Oklahoma Library Association, will be held March 30 - April 1, 2016 in Tulsa.
Mark your calendars today!
Do you have an idea for a session at the Conference? Submit a session proposal by November 6, 2015! This is your opportunity to turn on the light over any subject you think will benefit attendees!
Learn more . . .
The OTA Encyclo-Media Conference has 23 authors confirmed to participate in the conference, October 6-7, 2015. The registration form is available at http://ota.wildapricot.org/.
The July/August 2015 issue of the Oklahoma Librarian is now online. Check out the Table of Contents or download the entire issue in PDF.
Join an OLA Committee
Interested in getting more involved in your library association? To join an OLA Committee just fill out the Committee Preference Form. Your committee request goes straight to President Calypso Gilstrap, who makes committee assignments. It's easy and quick! Learn more . . .
Oklahoma Digital Collections
Michele Seikel and Tabitha Manners of the University & College Division have prepared a list of Digital Collections available from Oklahoma libraries. They provide a brief description and the URL.
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libraries, library services and librarianship in Oklahoma.