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Grant for Libraries in Need

October 7, 2013

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BWI/YALSA Collection Development Grant: Do you wish there was extra money to buy more items for your library’s teen section? Are your teens wishing they had a larger selection of materials at their public library? Then this might be your lucky day! The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) is now accepting applications for the […]

Bits and Pieces

October 24, 2011


I received several bits in pieces in my email account today that are very much worth sharing.  From ALA Editions, I was reminded of Vanessa Irwin Morris’ new book The Readers’ Advisory Guide to Street Literature.  Street lit, also known as urban fiction, addresses with unflinching grit the concerns and problems of city living. Controversial […]

Two Grants

September 15, 2008

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Making The Dream come true! The Corps Network is offering grants supporting service projects in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr., Day. The projects must involve a diverse group of volunteers and address conditions related to poverty in their community. Preference is given to projects mobilizing the greatest number of volunteers. Grant range: $1,000 – […]

Grants for Libraries

November 17, 2007

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The One World: Connecting Communities, Cultures, and Classrooms Program teaches students fundamentals in diversity, respect for others, and building communities. The lessons help children develop skills to promote empathy, dialogue, and respect. The program includes a Student Journey Book that provide extensions and a deeper exploration of the lessons topics. All lessons and support tools […]