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Share, Write, Publish

It is both a blessing and a curse of public library librarians that we are busy. Whatever our title or job description, most of us wear many hats and juggle multiple and diverse responsibilities. For many, we consider ourselves lucky when we find time to go to a conference, read a list exchange, or even visit pages such as this.  Unlike our academic counterparts, most of us have no direct mandate to share our experiences, to present, or to publish. 

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Beyond the First Draft with NaNoWriMo

Keep your NaNoWriMo participants engaged all year with writing help and programs that go way beyond their first 50,000 words.

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Get Published In PL!

For the Nov/Dec Perspectives column in Public Libraries, we are seeking essays or short articles (up to 700 words) on the topic of the PLA National Conference.