September 2012, Volume 4, Issue 8
Check Your Calendars!!
Library Card Sign-Up Month
Indian Ed Summit
Festival of Books
Banned Books Week
Sept. 30 – Oct. 6
SDLA Annual Conference
Teen Read Week
National Friends of Libraries Week
Featured e-Resources of the Month
Tips for getting better online search results
USA Today in the Classroom
Deadline: First come, First serve
For a limited time USA TODAY Education is offering teachers free classroom subscriptions to the electronic (digital) edition of USA TODAY. Grants are awarded on a first come, first serve basis. For more information about USA TODAY including application requirements: usatodayeducate.com.
Scholastic Library Publishing National Library Week Grant
Deadline: Sept. 30, 2012
Libraries are invited to apply for the Scholastic Library Publishing National Library Week Grant. This $3000 grant will be awarded to a library having the best public awareness campaign using the 2013 National Library Week theme "Communities matter @ your library®." National Library Week is April 14-20, 2013. You'll find more information at www.ala.org.