Tulsa Resident Earns High School Diploma Through County Library

| Originally published by XYZ | TULSA, Okla. (KTUL) — When the Tulsa City-County Library offered a free program to earn a high school diploma, 29-year-old Jasmine Edmundson was one of the first to seize the opportunity. The library partnered with the Oklahoma Department of Libraries and Gage/Cengage Learning to offer five Tulsa County residents up … Read more

Celebrate Read Across America Day with Thorndike Press

Let’s get #ReadAcrossAmerica trending | By Thorndike Press Staff | March 2 is National Read Across America Day, and what better time for librarians to share tools that make reading more accessible? Thorndike Press has more than 1,000 titles in a large-print format specifically designed for young learners struggling to read. This March, take advantage … Read more

Gale In Context: Biography Highlights Black Americans

| By Carol Brennan | Every February, Black History Month gives us here at Gale a chance to look back at some of the incredible heroes who are featured in Gale In Context: Biography. There’s extensive coverage of major names from politics, the arts, science, sports, and social-justice causes—drawn from legacy Gale titles like Contemporary … Read more

Celebrate Black History Month with Gale In Context: Biography

| By Gale Staff | Historians credit scholar and activist Carter G. Woodson for creating the foundation for Black History Month, and the United States has celebrated the holiday every year since 1976. Black History Month was founded to honor the achievements of African Americans. Highlighting these individuals helps young African Americans learn about and … Read more

Going to LibLearnX? Don’t Miss This Session

| By Gale Staff | Is your library prioritizing adult education? Join our panel presentation of library leaders as they discuss the most crucial challenges and gaps that libraries face in supporting adult learning. They’ll share how they evaluate adult learning resources and programs to ensure library offerings are addressing and serving patrons in ways … Read more