General News

3 KC Area Amigos Members Spotlighted in Kansas City Star

Amigos members Mid-Continent Public Library, Kansas City Public Library, and Cass County (MO) Public Library were the subjects of a recent article in the Kansas City Star titled "Local libraries offer up much more than books." The article outlines examples of the innovative things libraries are doing to attract users in an increasingly technology-driven world.

Time is Running Out! March 15 is the Deadline to Apply for $10,000 Amigos Fellowship Funding

Final applications for 2014 Fellowship and Opportunity Award Program funding are due at Amigos March 15, 2014.

Amigos Member Receives Research Grant

-from an OCLC press release

OCLC Research and the Association for Library and Information Science Education (ALISE) have awarded a research grant to Denise Agosto of Drexel University and June Abbas of the University of Oklahoma, an Amigos member. The award was presented January 23 at the ALISE 2014 Annual Conference Awards Reception in Philadelphia in conjunction with the American Library Association’s Midwinter Meetings.