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Who Are We?: A Look at the Diversity of Atla’s Institutional Members

by Brenda Bailey-Hainer

Atla Executive Director Brenda Bailey-Hainer answers the question, did the Bylaws changes that the membership approved in 2016 have the desired influence on the institutional diversity of Atla?

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Religion in the Public Square: Innovative Resources, Projects & Programs in Religious Literacy and Interreligious Dialogue

by Margot Lyon

Director of Business Development Margot Lyon discusses interreligious dialogue in the public square and provides resources to help libraries develop their own interreligious programming.

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Making Sense of Standards

by Maria Stanton

Director of Production Maria Stanton and recently elected Vice Chair of the NISO Board of Directors, reflects on the important work and impact of NISO.

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Atla Association Update 2021

by Brenda Bailey-Hainer

Executive Director Brenda Bailey-Hainer shares her annual update on the association.

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Another Online Gathering

by Gillian Harrison Cain

Director of Member Programs Gillian Harrison Cain shares how the conference committee and staff have worked to make Atla Annual an engaging experience for attendees, which also includes your help.

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What Does It Take To Be a Theological Librarian?

by Brenda Bailey-Hainer

Executive Director Brenda Bailey-Hainer discusses core competencies and invites your input in this month's From Staff Leadership.

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(Slowly) Leaping From a Datacenter to the Cloud

by Jim Butler

In this month's Staff Leadership column, Director of Information Systems Jim Butler shares how Atla moved our systems to the Cloud, creating a seamless transition to remote working.

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The Tapestry of Our Service is Strengthened by Diversity

by Brenda Bailey-Hainer

Atla Executive Director Brenda Bailey-Hainer discusses the need for hospitality, inclusion, and diversity within the Association, and how we can work to be open and welcoming to others.

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“Moving Toward” Something… While Sitting in My Home Office

by Gillian Harrison Cain

Director of Member Programs, Gillian Harrison Cain, shares her experience working from home since 2011 and how Atla's shift to a distributed workforce is moving Atla toward new opportunities.

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Future Directions: Shifting Atla to a Distributed Workforce

by Brenda Bailey-Hainer

Beginning in March 2021, Atla is shifting to a completely virtual, distributed work environment. Learn more about this move and what this means for the association in this month's column.

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