• 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, 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 PNLA… 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
  • Young Reader’s Choice Awards 2019 Winners Announced (5/3/2019) - The 2019 YRCA winners are: Junior Division: Dog Man by Dav Pilkey – 4627 votes Intermediate Division: Hidden Oracle by Rick Riordan – 950 votes Senior Division: Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake – 463 votes  
  • PNLA 2019 Conference EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION IS LIVE (4/10/2019) - EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION IS LIVE and WILL END JULY 7TH! Registration Rates Full Conference Registration includes: Wednesday (August 7th) Access to free pre-conference sessions President’s Reception Thursday (August 8th) Keynote speaker Sessions & Programs Young Reader’s Choice Award Buffet Lunch Social events and networking Friday (August 9th) Lunch buffet & Speaker PNLA Business meeting Sessions… Read More
  • Announcement: YRCA 2020 Nominees (3/21/2019) - Ready, set, read! The 2020 Young Readers Choice Award Nominees are here: Junior Division (Grades 4-6) The Trials of Morrigan Crow by Jessica Townsend Refugee by Alan Gratz Restart by Gordon Korman The Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora by Pablo Cartaya The Pants Project by Cat Clarke The Wizards of Once by Cressida Cowell The Tiny Hero of Ferny Creek Library by… Read More
  • Call for Nominations (3/16/2019) - 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! PNLA has 3 openings on the Board of Directors in 2019.  Please consider nominating yourself or someone you know. The positions are: 1st Vice President / President Elect Serves a one-year term… Read More