Fall Workshop Calendar
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Mystery Loves Company Workshop

Join us for a day of continuing education on Mystery collection development and readers advisory. Topics will include: new and notable authors, core collection standards, marketing tools, and mystery book clubs.
MALA 2014 Young Adult Workshop
Let's Hook Up:  Teens & Libraries



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Kansas City Broadway Series

MALA Library Courier Delivery Service Connecting 10 States

The Mid-America Library Alliance provides a unique and valuable service for libraries. Membership in MALA enables libraries of all types to give their patrons access to millions of books and other materials from nearly 900 library systems in Missouri, Kansas, Colorado, Wyoming, Iowa, Illinois, Texas, New Mexico, Arkansas, and Oklahoma.

Our courier delivery is fast, efficient and economical, saving libraries money while providing access to millions of materials for library patrons.

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Library Professional Development Programs

The Mid-America Library Alliance offers in-person and online professional development training. Topics include reader's advisory, library paraprofessional, supervisory skills, human resources, management and library trends.

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