Category Archives: Press Release

Black Caucus American Library Association

BCALA Receives IMLS Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program Award

Media Contact: Black Caucus of the American Library Association, Inc. [email protected] https://www.bcala.org BCALA Receives IMLS Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program Award Grant will support a national forum and a nationwide virtual...

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Black Caucus American Library Association

BCALA Receives IMLS National Leadership Grants for Libraries Program Award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Black Caucus of the American Library Association, Inc. [email protected] https://www.bcala.org BCALA Receives IMLS National Leadership Grants for Libraries Program Award [NEW YORK, JULY 28, 2020 ]-- The...

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Black Caucus American Library Association

Statement in Response to Senator Kelly Loeffler’s Storytime at the Fulton...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Black Caucus of the American Library Association, Inc. [email protected] https://www.bcala.org In July 2013, what would become the Black Lives Matter Global Network (BLM) began to organize. It started...

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Black Caucus American Library Association

The New York Public Library and BCALA Partner on Meditative Programming...

The new program series called Patience and Fortitude, named after the Library Lions, will offer a safe space for BIPOC employees to process and reflect on race in America and their role in it. July 27, 2020—The New York Public Library is...

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Black Caucus American Library Association

2020 DEMCO Award winner, Dr. Shaundra Walker, PhD

BCALA announces our 2020 DEMCO Award winner, Dr. Shaundra Walker, PhD, for the 2020 DEMCO/ALA Black Caucus Award for Excellence in Librarianship. Walker has made remarkable contributions to promoting the   African Americans and other people of...

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Black Caucus American Library Association

BCALA and BiblioBoard Announce the 2020 EBook Literary Awards Winners

The Black Caucus of the American Library Association, Inc. (BCALA) and BiblioBoard announce the winners of the 2020 Self-Publishing EBook Award. Following the model of the current BCALA Literary Awards, the award honors the best self-published...

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