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The Political Librarian –CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

The Political Librarian (http://openscholarship.wustl.edu/pollib/) is a professional and academic journal dedicated to expanding and re-envisioning the discussion of locally focused policy, advocacy, and funding issues for libraries.


From Advocacy to Activism for Libraries

 

I am proud of our 5th Anniversary today. As the first national political action committee for libraries, EveryLibrary was started with the idea that "any library funding measure anywhere should matter to every library everywhere".


Our Seven Library Campaigns on November 7

***Updated to talk about nine (9) campaigns on 7 November 2017***

We are excited and proud to work on nine library ballot measures on the November 7, 2017 Election Day.


Meet our New EveryLibrary Advisors

EveryLibrary is proud and lucky to have an Advisory Committee made up of engaged, passionate, and talented individuals from around the library world.


We received this note in the mail the other day...

I was hesitant to share this because we definitely don’t do this work for the thanks.

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Time for Voter Registration at your Library!

EveryLibrary is the national library partner for National Voter Registration Day on September 26th.


How SaveSchoolLibrarians.org is Making a Difference

Publisher's Weekly just released a great feature article about our collaboration with Follett Learning to create and launch SaveSchoolLibrarians.org, our national advocacy site focused on creating district-by-district change for school library funding.


Two Big Wins for Libraries. Thanks to Your Support of EveryLibrary

This has been an outstanding week for libraries. We were able to win two major fights for libraries and ensure that community members were not denied access to their local library systems.


EveryLibrary Speaking Tour!

We are excited about traveling across the country in the next few months and speaking to librarians in dozens of states about building a better future for funding libraries through political organizing and action.


SaveSchoolLibrarians.org Featured in School Library Journal

Our mission with SavesSchoolLibrarians.org is pretty basics: we need to fix the disconnect in school districts that say they want successful schools and fully prepared students but don’t fund their libraries or employ enough qualified librarians.