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Sen. Egan introduces bill to name the SLAM

...scholar of Alaska Native and Russian descent and the state Division of Libraries, Archives and Museums' first curator and librarian.He spent his life studying Alaska's diverse cultures before he died in 1940.Juneau representatives will introduce the...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-01/sen-egan-introduces-bill-name-slam
State | Local | AK legislature
Egan introduces bill to name SLAM after Native historian

...scholar of Alaska Native and Russian descent and the state Division of Libraries, Archives & Museums' first curator and librarian.He spent his life studying Alaska's diverse cultures before he died in 1940.Juneau representatives will introduce the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-02-27/egan-introduces-bill-name-slam-after-na
State
Nominations now open for School Librarian of the Year

...Librarians is seeking nominations for the 2015 Alaska School Librarian of the Year award. The award honors librarians who promote independent...apply, see http://akasl.org/grants-awards/school-librarian-of-the-year.

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-12-21/nominations-now-open-school-librari
Neighbors
Alaska Library Association Conference runs Feb. 26-March 1 in Juneau

...Peter Metcalfe, Pat Race, Bridget Smith and Emily Wall. ? Tasha Bergson-Michelson, the Instructional and Programming Librarian for Castilleja School in Palo Alto, Calif., will lead "Predictive Search: Finding Quality Information Faster by Imagining...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-02-25/alaska-library-association-conference-run
Art
JSD awards the champions of Battle of the Books

...and fifth-grade level battles took place Feb. 10 at Riverbend Elementary School. Carolyn Kelley, Riverbend Elementary librarian, explained the rules for the participants and the audience and asked the 16 questions for each team to answer. Auke Bay's...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-02-22/jsd-awards-champions-battle-books
Neighbors
On Writing: When typewriters roamed the Earth

...exhibit, and one of the ordinary things on display will be a pre-WW2 Smith and Corona Company typewriter used by artist and librarian Dale DeArmond when she worked at the Juneau Memorial Library from 1954 to 1979.It's a beautiful machine, and although...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-12-25/when-typewriters-roamed-earth
Art
Travels with Harry: Relying on my French

...reason for this. I first read Harry Potter (in English) as a child and the copies I had were library copies. As my mom is a librarian, I always went to the top of the waiting list and never had a need to skulk around bookstores at midnight to get them before...

http://juneauempire.com/blog-post/randi-spray/2015-01-22/travels-harry-relying-m
Intergalactic Nemesis to present live-action comic book on JDHS stage

...it's an adventure story set in 1933, featuring reporter Molly Sloan, her intrepid assistant Timmy Mendez, and a mysterious librarian named Ben Wilcott as they face the most serious threat Earth has ever known: an impending invasion of sludge monsters from...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-01-15/jahc-present-live-action-comic-book-jdhs-
Art
District plans teacher cuts

...elementary and middle school is required to have at least one full-time counselor and a librarian, and high schools are required to have one librarian and two counselors.Miller said many students in the district have medical conditions...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-16/district-plans-teacher-cuts
Local
Books for all

...place of access and community, longtime librarian Ann Symons said, and she's worked...to Juneau in 1972 and became a school librarian. She's worked at Harborview, Capital...her to working post-retirement as a librarian in Moscow at an Anglo school for six...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-05-20/books-all
Local

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