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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 …

Seattle’s API Flying Bookshelf

Interview conducted and edited by Alyssa Jocson Porter. The API Flying Bookshelf is a collection “celebrating and promoting the works of Asian & Pacific Islander writers, artists, & scholars,” and includes novels, scholarly work, and even zines. The collection began traveling on July 1, 2014 among various Seattle neighborhoods and finding temporary homes in cafes. 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 …