• Nicole Thode is PNLA’s New Vice-President/President Elect (8/6/2020) - The Pacific Northwest Library Association is happy to announce that Nicole Thode has been elected as their new Vice-President/President Elect. Nicole Thode is in her 13th year of employment at Timberland Regional Library and is currently a Library Manager at the Tumwater branch.  She has experience in both academic and public libraries and has worked… Read More
  • PNLA Virtual Poster Session is Live August 4-7, 2020 (8/4/2020) - The PNLA Virtual Poster Session is live! Posters are now available to view. You’ll be able to chat with presenters via commenting from August 4th-7th, after that commenting will be turned off, but the posters will remain on the PNLA site.
  • Pacific Northwest Library Association is recruiting two positions (6/17/2020) - Professional growth, cross-border collaboration, camaraderie, a chance to give back to our profession… there’s a valuable opportunity we’re excited to tell you about! The Pacific Northwest Library Association is recruiting two positions: 1. Vice President/President-Elect (3-year commitment) Serves a one-year term as Vice-President starting in August 2020 Assumes as PNLA President after 2021 PNLA Conference… Read More
  • 2020 Young Reader’s Choice Award Winners Announced! (6/16/2020) - The votes have been tallied! View the 2020 YRCA winners here.
  • Call for Proposals for PNLA’s Virtual Poster Session (5/27/2020) - The Pacific Northwest Library Association invites proposals for its Virtual Poster Session, to be held August 4-7, 2020. Proposals are due June 12 22, 2020. This online event will be free to all participants and attendees, and presentations will be given asynchronously. Presenter names will be entered into a drawing to receive a free one-year… Read More
  • NEW PNLA LISTSERV PLATFORM COMING JUNE 1st (5/23/2020) - NEW PNLA LISTSERV PLATFORM COMING SOON Coming June 1st — the PNLA Listserv will transition its listserv from Yahoo to Groups.io. Yahoo is no longer maintaining their listserv service. Groups.io will allow for greater functionality for PNLA and its membership. You will not have to do anything to remain on the listserv. We will take… Read More
  • PNLA Quarterly: Request for Editor Candidates – Extended to 3/8/2020 (1/22/2020) - RECRUITMENT EXTENDED UNTIL March 8th, 2020! January 2020 (Link to RFP PNLAQ Editor Winter 2020) Request for Editor Candidates: PNLA Quarterly (Journal of the Pacific Northwest Library Association) https://pnla.org/pnla-quarterly/  The Pacific Northwest Library Association (PNLA) is requesting proposals from individuals seeking consideration to become the next Editor of the PNLA Quarterly. Current Overview: PNLA accepts… Read More
  • Call for PNLA/AkLA 2020 Conference Proposals (12/11/2019) - Do you have a proposal for PNLA/AkLA 2020? The call for proposals has opened. Read more here….
  • Vote for PNLA Board Members (6/4/2019) - Please vote for the next Vice President / President Elect, 2nd Vice President and Secretary. Candidate bios are below. The link will take you to the poll. Polls close on July 5, 2019.  Vote here (You will need to sign in) Thank you, Jay Peters Position:  Vice President/President Elect The elected board member will become the… Read More
  • Latest PNLAQ issue: DIGITAL EQUITY, ACCESS AND INCLUSION: CHALLENGES ACROSS CONTEXTS (5/25/2019) - The latest issue of PNLA Quarterly is available that is focused on Digital Equity, Access, and Inclusion. Full issue is available here: https://t.co/4s5y9ZmxDl ARTICLES Evolving and Unchanged: How a Series of Workshops at an Academic Library Reflects Its Roles and Values Sarah Zhang PDF The History of PNLA in Washington State Heidi Young PDF PEER-REVIEWED… Read More