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Need $$ to attend ALA’s 2009 Annual Conference?

The ALSC Penguin Young Readers Group Award enables up to four children’s librarians to attend their first ALA Annual Conference. Apply by December 1st. Librarians must: have not previously attended an Annual conference work directly with children in elementary, middle school or public libraries be ALSC members have one to ten years of experience as a children’s librarian by the opening of the Annual Conference Each winner will receive $600. For more information or to apply, visit the ALSC Penguin Young Readers Group Award page located on the ALSC website under Awards & Grants –>Professional Awards. Applications must be emailed or postmarked by December 1st. submitted by Beth Blankley, MSI, MMIS Youth Services Librarian Alvin Sherman Library @ NSU