Category: KLA News

Call for Proposals for 2017 KLA Conference

Please use the link to the form below to submit your proposal for the 2017 Joint Conference of the Kansas Library Association (KLA) and Kansas Association of School Librarians (KASL) October 25-27, 2017 in Wichita, KS. We are accepting submissions for all of the following types of proposals: breakout sessions, business/section meetings, poster sessions, pre-conferences, user’s groups, and networking events.  This year’s theme is:  Libraries Transform Learning.  
 
 
PROPOSALS ARE DUE  BY JUNE 16, 2017.  
 
Questions?  Send them to Martha House, mhouse@cgrove417.org (KASL) or Janelle Mercer,jmercer@swkls.org (KLA).  

New Contact Information for KLA

Greetings,

Please note the new address and phone number for KLA.

Address:
Kansas Library Association
Northwest Kansas Library System
2 Washington Sq.
Norton, KS 67654

Phone: (785) 877-5148

 

If you discover our old address while browsing our site, please let our webmaster, Bethanie O’Dell know so it can be changed.

Horton Public Library named 2016 Best Small Public Library in Kansas

By , 10/17/2016

Topeka, KS–

The Kansas Library Association (KLA) is pleased to announce that Horton Public Library has been named the 2016 Best Small Public Library in Kansas.  This award is presented annually and co-sponsored by KLA and Auto-Graphics, Inc.  The Library will be honored during the Kansas Library Conference, a joint conference of KLA and the Kansas Association of School Librarians, October 19th – 21st in Wichita Kansas.  Award winning libraries are presented with a traveling banner to hang in their library, a plaque, and a check for $500 from Auto-Graphics, Inc.  This presentation will take place during the Awards Reception on Thursday evening, Oct. 20th.

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Kansas Library Association Recognizes Five Individuals with KLA Presidential Awards

By , 10/17/2016

Topeka, KS —

The Kansas Library Association will recognize five individuals with the KLA Presidential Awards during the annual Kansas Library Conference to be held in Wichita October 19th through the 21st. The annual conference is a joint conference of the Kansas Library Association and the Kansas Association of School Librarians. The KLA President, Gloria Creed-Dikeogu will present the awards to the recipients at an Awards Reception on Thursday, Oct. 20th. KLA recognizes individuals in four different categories: Meritorious Service, Library Personnel, New Professional, and Library Advocate.

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