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Recent News

Atla Annual 2023

We invite you to join our community of members at Atla Annual 2023 in Fort Worth, Texas, and online, June 14-17.

Meet the New Member Engagement Librarian, Alexis Weiss

We are excited to introduce you to the new Member Engagement Librarian, Alexis Weiss. Learn more about them and what programs and projects they support.

Submit Your Vote for the 2023 Atla Board of Directors Election

The 2023 Atla Board of Directors Election is now open and will close on Tuesday, January 31, 2023. Learn more about voting for your next Board of Directors.

Looking for a Good Read/Listen? The DEI Committee Has a Few Ideas

What are the Atla Committee for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion members reading or listening to recently? View their recommendations!

Atla Awards Digitization Grants 

This April, Atla awarded over $13,000 USD in grants to four institutions to digitize and describe their unique collections. Learn more about their projects and the digitization grant.

Apply for Complimentary Registration to Attend NISO Plus 2023

We are offering an Atla member complimentary registration to attend NISO Plus 2023. Apply by February 6.

Register for January’s Webinars from the PDA

Atla partners with other library consortia to give free access to webinars for Atla Members. View January's list of webinars from the PDA.

Call for Chapter Proposals for New Volume on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Theological & Religious Librarianship

Submit a chapter proposal for a new volume on diversity, equity, and inclusion in Theological & Religious Librarianship. Proposals are due March 10, 2023.

New Issue of ‘Theological Librarianship’ Available!

The October 2022 issue of 'Theological Librarianship' (TL) is available! Check out this open access journal from Atla Open Press.

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