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APALA Events at ALA Midwinter 2016 in Boston

APALA Hotel: Hyatt Regency Boston Book your hotel in the APALA block today. http://2016.alamidwinter.org/ Friday: APALA Cultural Tour (Morning/Early Afternoon) 10 – 11:00am 38 Ash St, Boston, MA 02111 http://www.bcnc.net/ Talk by Giles Li and Tunney Lee, Chinatown and gentrification 11 – 11:30am Walk to China Trade Center 11:30 – 12:30am Chinese Historical Society of Read More …

APALA Mentoring Program: Call for Mentors

Call for Mentors Interested in helping grow the next generation of library leaders? Consider becoming a mentor! The APALA Mentoring Program is seeking mentors for the 2015-2016 year. Designed to help new and future librarians, the program provides professional and personal development, career coaching, guidance, inspiration and encouragement through a supportive mentoring relationship. Mentoring not only Read More …

APA Library Leaders Roster

Asian Pacific American Library Leaders: Past, Present, and Future   Dear APALA members, In celebration of the Asian Pacific American Librarians Association’s 35th anniversary, APALA wishes to honor a diverse array of APA librarians who are helping to shape our profession. The roster compiles the names of retired, current, and future APA librarian leaders who have Read More …