The Association of Specialized and Cooperative Library Agencies
(ASCLA) has named the Brunswick-based Marshes of Glynn
Libraries (MOGL) as the winner of its 2016 ASCLA Exceptional
Service Award. The award recognizes outstanding achievement in
the library profession by librarians and libraries for significant
achievements, program development and leadership in the
From offering programs to serving as PokéStops to providing advice on leveling up patrons' favorite Pokémon, libraries across the state are using the viral video game to connect with the community in new ways.
The Georgia Center for the Book (GCB) has selected the works of 24 prize-winning authors and illustrators with Georgia connections for the 2016 lists of the “Books All Georgians Should Read” and “Books All Young Georgians Should Read.” The authors and illustrators will be honored Aug. 18 at a free, public event at 7:30 p.m. in the Decatur Library Auditorium.
Niche Academy, an Orem, Utah-based company that provides patron training for the many electronic resources provided by public libraries, began providing its online instructional tools for use in all of Georgia’s public libraries on Aug. 1.