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September 22nd, 2016
ULC is excited to announce that registration is open for our upcoming free webcast panel session, "Libraries + Schools + Communities = Powerful Programming for Family Learning," at the Families Learning Summit in Detroit, Michigan! Read More ›

September 14th, 2016
More and more, public libraries are developing partnerships with school systems to better align goals and data to improve community education outcomes. For example, by establishing partnerships between School District Superintendents, Library CEOs, and Mayors/County Officials, many cities and counties involved in the White House Library Card Challenge are merging data processes to ensure that all students have access to needed library resources. In a recent conference call, ULC's Education Leaders member group explored challenges and strategies for establishing data-sharing agreements with schools and other organizations. Read More ›

September 7th, 2016
ULC’s Director of Education and Learning and the Edge team will be hitting the road this fall to share how public libraries are leading partnerships and initiatives in education, technology and other critical services, to strengthen their communities. Read More ›

August 31st, 2016
This November, ULC's Director of Education and Learning Initiatives, Emily Samose, will host a session on teen leadership in summer learning at the Young Adult Library Services Association's (YALSA) Young Adult Services Symposium, November 4-6 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Read More ›