The Amigos Nominating Committee is seeking candidates to serve on the Amigos Board of Directors. At the May 11, 2016 election conducted during the annual Amigos Member Business Meeting, those designated as Voting Representatives of Amigos member libraries will elect three librarians and one independent director to serve three-year terms on the Board.
Professor Patricia K. Galloway of the iSchool at the University of Texas at Austin, an Amigos member, has been named the winner of the 2015 Library Journal/ALISE Excellence in Teaching Award. Read the LJ article here.
Librarians from the University of North Texas and Kansas City Public Library, Amigos members, were among 10 librarians honored with this year’s I Love My Librarian Award. The award is given for exceptional public service to the community and ongoing commitment to transforming lives through education and lifelong learning.