Library Advocates

ALA Washington Office

The American Library Association's Washington Office tumblr. We post about federal policies that affect libraries, including copyright, privacy and access. We also post about ebooks and, admittedly, the occasional library fluff.

Library Advocates

Posts tagged internet

Jul 11

Jan 30
“Teachers and students count on having relatively broad access to online academic content, but a recent federal court ruling has raised questions about whether the education community could lose some of its ability to tap into the vast library of Internet resources.” U.S. Court Ruling Raises K-12 Concerns About Internet Access

Nov 19
“We’re discovering that the Internet brings people to us more than it takes them away.” Waller McGuireSt. Louis Public Library Executive Director

Sep 25

Jul 6
Here’s part of why we argue for increased library funding on Capitol Hill every congressional session. Want to join the effort? Contact your local government and federal representatives or stay in touch with mobile alerts. If you’re unsure how to petition your popularly elected representative, we have resources for that too.
Make a difference for your library today.

Here’s part of why we argue for increased library funding on Capitol Hill every congressional session. Want to join the effort? Contact your local government and federal representatives or stay in touch with mobile alerts. If you’re unsure how to petition your popularly elected representative, we have resources for that too.

Make a difference for your library today.


Jun 21