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APALA co-sponsored film in Now Showing @ ALA: Memory of Forgotten War

When: Sunday, June 28, 2015, 3:00 am to 3:30 pm, US/Pacific Where: 123 (N) Moscone Convention Center Now Showing @ ALA: Memory of Forgotten War MEMORY OF FORGOTTEN WAR conveys the human costs of military conflict through deeply personal accounts of the Korean War (1950-53) by four Korean-American survivors. Their stories take audiences through the trajectory of the Read More …

The 2014 Minnesota Institute for Early Career Librarians: Personal Vision

by Annie Pho, Rose Love Chou and Karen Gau The Minnesota Institute for Early Career Librarians (MIECL) is an intensive, one-week professional development program intended for librarians from underrepresented groups in the first three years of their professional careers. Several APALA members attended the 2014 Institute last July and offered to share some of their Read More …

Global Roots, Local Identities: Asian International Adoption and Advocacy

by Sofia Leung In anticipation of the 2015 APALA President’s Program, Global Roots, Local Identities: Asian International Adoption and Advocacy, we provide a brief introduction and resource guide to the topic of Asian international adoption. The program will feature Dr. Catherine Ceniza Choy, a professor of Ethnic Studies at UC Berkeley and author of Global Read More …