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SRRT Statement to ALA Council, 6/28/06

[reprinted with permission from the Library Juice blog] The Action Council of the Social Responsibilities Task Force made the decision that we could not leave New Orleans without issuing a statement bearing witness to what we have seen, heard and … Continue reading

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librarian finds peace, leaving New Orleans

Just got an update that New Orleans Public Library resumed circulation of books today at the Nix and Hubbell Branches. Weekly bloggish updates of the recovery efforts are on this page. This all, however, just a feel good intro to … Continue reading

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the Cita Dennis Hubbell Library in NOLA

The Cita Dennis Hubbell library is one of three public libraries to have reopened in the city of New Orleans since Katrina. A team of volunteers have set up a website for the library’s specific community, posting news and local … Continue reading

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guidelines for donating books, computers and money to Louisiana’s libraries

Guidelines for Donating to Libraries Affected by Katrina and Rita from the State library of Louisiana. [text version]

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job opening for displaced librarian, pass it on

ALA President Michael Gorman posted this to the Council list and I made a web page for it using pasta. Please pass this information, or this idea, on. Temporary Librarian Position, For Librarian Displaced by Hurricane Katrina In order to … Continue reading

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