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2019 Georgia Public Library Awards Announced

Annual awards honor the outstanding service and achievements of Georgia’s public libraries, librarians and advocates. Read the press release: Georgia Library Awards honor state's [...]

By |2020-02-11T19:30:47+00:00February 11th, 2020|Advocacy, Awards|Comments Off on 2019 Georgia Public Library Awards Announced

Georgia Library Awards honor state’s first black public library director and more

Georgia Public Library Service is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2019 Georgia Public Library Awards, which honor the people and places [...]

By |2020-01-10T13:59:33+00:00January 9th, 2020|Awards, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Georgia Library Awards honor state’s first black public library director and more

Librarianship provides the perfect harmony between consistency and change: a conversation with Sandy Hester

State Librarian Julie Walker (left) and Sandy Hester, 2018 Georgia Public Librarian of the Year Georgia's 2018 Public Librarian of the Year is Sandy Hester, [...]

By |2019-03-12T20:08:05+00:00March 12th, 2019|Awards|0 Comments

Serving unique communities with diverse interests and needs: a conversation with Alison Weissinger

(l to r) State Librarian Julie Walker, Chancellor Steve Wrigley, DeKalb trustees Dr. Curtis Clark and Sara Fountain, DCPL Director Alison Weissinger and Gov. [...]

By |2019-03-13T18:05:02+00:00March 5th, 2019|Advocacy, Awards, DeKalb County, Programming|0 Comments

Volunteers can help the library improve the lives of everyone in the community: a Conversation with Dan Aldridge

Dan Aldridge is Georgia Public Library Champion of the Year. He is the current president of the statewide network, Friends of Georgia Libraries. Georgia Public [...]

By |2019-03-12T20:21:12+00:00March 1st, 2019|Advocacy, Awards|0 Comments

Georgia Public Library Service recognized for genealogy publication

Georgia Public Library Service recognized for publication showcasing genealogy and local history resources in state’s public libraries. Georgia Public Library Service has been awarded the [...]

By |2018-10-30T19:08:56+00:00October 30th, 2018|Awards, Genealogy|0 Comments