ALA’s weekly e-newsletter, American Libraries Direct, is now available
to anyone who wants to sign up for it, not just ALA members. The sign-up
form, as well as the FAQ, is at
American Libraries has launched its own blog, AL Inside Scoop.
Editor-in-chief Leonard Kniffel offers an insider’s view of goings-on at ALA headquarters and what hot topics ALA staffers are talking about in the hallways. Associate Editor Greg Landgraf offers his perspective from “the lower floors” of what many see as the ALA ivory tower.
Login is no longer required to view the current issue of the American
Libraries print magazine online (in PDF format), or to view the
archives, which date back to the January 2003 issue. Go directly to http://www.ala.org/ala/alonline/alonlineebrary/alonlineebrary.cfm
First-time viewers will need to install an ebrary reader to view issues. Firefox 3 users installing the reader for the first time will need a workaround to make the ebrary reader work in their browser.