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InfoPeople is offering the following FREE webinars: Creating A Crisis Communications Plan That Works –Presented by Kim Thursday, March 27, 2019 @ 3pm EST  In world with a 24-hour news cycle, libraries must be ready to communicate quickly about any crisis that may impact their...

Applications for  John Cotton Dana Awards are being accepted. This award honors outstanding library public relations initiatives. Eight awards of $10,000 are granted. It is open to any library, Friends group, consulting agency or service provider. The deadline is March 16, 2018. ...

Do you have an event that may be of interest to the rest of the state?  Add PCN to your media distribution list! Email PCN and they just might bring their cameras! PCN is the largest statewide public affairs network in the country reaching 10 million viewers in 3.3 million PA...

ALA has launched a new PR campaign, Libraries Transform. Also check out their Twitter feed. ...

LEXINGTON, KY – The Chief Officers of State Library Agencies (COSLA) announce the free and open availability of content developed through its ongoing Continuing Education Connector Project via the COSLA public website. The Connector Project leverages the expertise of continuing...

This award honors outstanding library public relations initiatives. Eight awards of $10,000 are granted. Entries may be submitted by any library, library friends group, consulting agency, or service provider, excluding libraries represented by  prize committee members.  The deadline...

The application deadline for the Scholastic Library Publishing National Library Week Grant has been extended to Monday, Jan. 26. The library that develops the best public awareness campaign using the National Library Week theme will be awarded $3,000 to promote its library and library...