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Kathleen Hughes Author Archive

Email: khughes@ala.org   Website: http://ala.org/  

ALA Annual Conference & Exhibition Chicago with images of the Chicago skyline in background

Post-Conference Debrief with ALA’s Public Policy and Advocacy Office

Whether it’s a push to ensure libraries receive federal funding, explaining the role library professionals play in continuing education and entrepreneurship, encouraging the expansion of affordable high-speed internet to all parts of the U.S., or helping library workers to defend their communities from book banning measures, PPA keeps busy year-round.