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2014 NCLA Leadership Institute

The NCLA Leadership Institute is an intensive four-day residential leadership training program for staff from North Carolina libraries.

Find out more on the Leadership Institute FAQ page.

Thursday, October 30, 2014 (All day) - Sunday, November 2, 2014 (All day)
Location Information: 

Caraway Conference Center, near Asheboro, NC. http://www.caraway.org
Smoking is limited to restricted areas; alcohol is prohibited on all Caraway property.

NCLA Membership Drive Winners are...

  • $25 Amazon gift card - Susan Basnight (new member)
  • $25 Amazon gift card - Angela Davis (sponsoring member)
  • $10 Starbucks gift card - Tony Lippard (new member)
  • $10 Starbucks gift card - Julie Humphrey (sponsoring member)
  • $10 Starbucks gift card - Melanie Wood (sponsoring member)

Help! I’m an Accidental Government Information Librarian presents ... Lights-Camera-Action! – Congressional Committee Hearings

The Government Resources Section of the North Carolina Library Association welcomes you to a series of webinars designed to help us all do better reference work by increasing our familiarity with government information resources, and by discovering the best strategies for navigating them.

Monday, May 19, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

NMRT/LAMS Marketing Yourself: Career Advancement at Any Stage

Friday, July 18th

Cabarrus County Public Library
27 Union Street North
Concord, NC  28025

Friday, July 18, 2014 - 9:30am - 2:45pm

BLINC winter workshop (save the date)

Agenda for BLINC’s Autumn Workshop, November 5, 2014
UNC Charlotte's Atkin's Library, Justine Spoor host

9:30 – 10:00        Arrive, networking and light breakfast

10:00 – 10:30      Welcome, introductions, updates and promotions

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 (All day)

BLINC fall workshop in RTP

The BLINC fall workshop will be held at Campbell University's RTP campus in Morrisville, NC. Come join BLINC for our workshop (always free, and always open to anyone)!

Tuesday, August 12, 2014 (All day)

BLINC quarterly workshop

Join BLINC in WInston Salem for our quarterly business resources workshop. Highlights include:

Wednesday, June 4, 2014 (All day)

Meet Gabrielle Trasti, NCLA 2014 Student Ambassador

Gabrielle Trasti – NC Congressional District 7

Meet Abigail Smith, NCLA 2014 Student Ambassador

Abigail Smith – NC Congressional District 2

Meet Lindsay Nottingham, NCLA 2014 Student Ambassador

Lindsay Nottingham – NC Congressional District 4

Meet Lincoln Sawyer, NCLA 2014 Student Ambassador

Lincoln Sawyer – NC Congressional District 7

Lincoln Sawyer“My name is Lincoln Sawyer and I am so excited to go to Washington DC for district 7.

Meet Samuel Chatley, NCLA 2014 Student Ambassador

Samuel Chatley – NC Congressional District 13

Like Us: New Facebook Page for NCLA!

We are happy to be launching our new, official Facebook Page for NCLA! Please take a minute and “Like” it so that you can get the latest news, events and announcements from NCLA.

Meet Ruth Ramires, NCLA 2014 Student Ambassador

Ruth Ramires – NC Congressional District 5

Meet Alizdair Sebastien Ray, NCLA 2014 Student Ambassador

Alizdair Sebastien Ray – NC Congressional District 7

Meet Stacy Kostiuk, NCLA 2014 Student Ambassador

Stacy Kostiuk – NC Congressional District 10
“I love it here,
I feel at home.
I feel no fear,
Free to roam.”

Meet Alea Mitchell, NCLA 2014 Student Ambassador

Alea Mitchell – NC Congressional District 5

Alea MitchellAlea is from Wilkesboro, North Carolina and is a 2nd grader at Millers Creek Elementary.

Fabulous Friday Mini Conference – Fayetteville

Fabulous Fridays 2014: Reconnect, Refresh, and Recharge

Friday, October 10, 2014 (All day)
Location Information: 

Fayetteville at the Headquarters Library

Fabulous Friday Mini Conference – Charlotte

Fabulous Fridays 2014: Reconnect, Refresh, and Recharge

Friday, October 3, 2014 (All day)
Location Information: 

Charlotte at the ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Fabulous Friday Mini Conference – Asheville

Fabulous Fridays 2014: Reconnect, Refresh, and Recharge

Friday, September 26, 2014 (All day)
Location Information: 

Pack Memorial Library

Meet Andy Killebrew, NCLA 2014 Student Ambassador

Andy Killebrew – NC Congressional District 8

Meet Jessica Slattery, NCLA 2014 Student Ambassador

Jessica Slattery – NC Congressional District 9
“…the library eventually helped me overcome my anxiety toward reading when I was introduced to the animal books in the childrenʼs section.”

Meet Brenna Loendorf , NCLA 2014 Student Ambassador

Brenna Loendorf – NC Congressional District 10

Brenna is from Stanley, North Carolina and is an 11th grader at the North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics. Her excellent video interviews users of her public library and they share why libraries are important to them.

Meet David Simmons, Jr., NCLA 2014 Student Ambassador

David Simmons, Jr. – NC Congressional District 5“For me, libraries are a calming place to be in because of their quiet atmosphere and
comfortable settings. They are amazing places that I enjoy being in. They are amazing for one
simple reason ­ it accommodates all types of people and no one is exactly the same.”

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