Deadline extended! Applications for United for Libraries Awards sponsored by Baker & Taylor due Oct. 14

United for Libraries has extended the deadline for accepting applications for the United for Libraries Awards for Innovation sponsored by Baker & Taylor to Oct. 14. Apply now These awards recognize Friends groups and library Foundations for outstanding efforts to…

Applications for 2022 United for Libraries Awards for Innovation sponsored by Baker & Taylor due Sept. 30

United for Libraries is accepting applications for the United for Libraries Awards for Innovation sponsored by Baker & Taylor through Sept. 30. These awards recognize Friends groups and library Foundations for outstanding efforts to support their library. Three groups will…

Beth Cottingham President of the Friends of the Spicewood (Texas) Community Library, receives United for Libraries Outstanding Friend Conference Grant sponsored by ThriftBooks

Beth Cottingham, President of the Friends of the Spicewood (Texas) Community Library, was the 2022 recipient United for Libraries Outstanding Friend Conference Grant sponsored by ThriftBooks. She received free registration to the ALA Annual Conference and $1000 for travel expenses.…

Applications for the United for Libraries Outstanding Friend Conference Grant sponsored by ThriftBooks due May 27

Applications for the United for Libraries Outstanding Friend Conference Grant sponsored by ThriftBooks are due May 27. Apply now. The United for Libraries Outstanding Friend Conference Grant provides free registration to the ALA Annual Conference in Washington, D.C., June 23-28,…

Friends of Maxwell Memorial Library and Friends of the Lewis County Public Library win National Friends of Libraries Week Awards

Congratulations to the Friends of Maxwell Memorial Library (Camillus, N.Y.) and the Friends of the Lewis County Public Library (Hohenwald, Tenn.)! These two groups are winners of United for Libraries’ National Friends of Libraries Week Awards for 2021. Each group…