Spotlight on Laila Hussein Moustafa

The APALA President’s program, co-sponsored by IRRT and REFORMA, “From Vietnam to Syria: Refugees, their Stories, and Needs” explores the many parallels between the refugee crisis during the Vietnam War, the current crisis in the Middle East, and refugees crossing the Southern border of the United States. The program will include: stories from Vietnamese Americans Read More …

APALA Newsletter Spring/Summer 2016 is out!

The latest issue of the APALA Newsletter is for Spring/Summer 2016 (volume 33, issue 3) and includes information on APALA events for ALA Annual Conference 2016.     Older issues of the APALA Newsletter may be viewed from the Newsletter Archive page.

CFP: Chapters/Essays on Best Practices or Resources supporting APA communities, or Perspectives from APA Librarians

We are looking for essays for this exciting new book! This edited volume is tentatively titled Asian Pacific American Librarians and Library Services Today (in contract with Rowman & Littlefield.) The book will bring together contributions from librarians who are of Asian and Pacific (APA) heritage and their work experiences, and/or librarians who support APA Read More …