NJLA Newsletter

The New Jersey Libraries NEWSletter is one of the official publications of the New Jersey Library Association and serves as a vehicle for communication of library issues and activities among the members of NJLA.

The New Jersey Libraries NEWSletter is published 4X/year.

Newsletter Publication Schedule & Article Submission Deadlines

  • Fall - September 1st; Article Submission Deadline: July 1st
  • Winter - December 1st; Article Submission Deadline: October 1st; ads due 12/1
  • Spring - March 1st; Article Submission Deadline: January 2nd; ads due 3/1
  • Summer - June 1st; Article Submission Deadline: April 1st; ads due 5/25

2016-17 Editorial Themes

  • Fall 2017: Speak Freely!
  • Winter 2017-18: The Future in Libraries
  • Spring 2018: Books & Reading
  • Summer 2018: Civic Engagement
  • Fall 2018: Incoming president's theme

Please email all article ideas to the Newsletter Editor before the article submission deadline.

The editor will read all ideas, then contact you with writing details and deadlines.


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NJLA Newsletters


Winter 2013

  • The Library District Concept: What Is It and What Good Would It Be?
  • Finding Grants from Private Sources
  • Employee Volunteer Funding Opportunities
  • How a Library Foundation Helped OCL Increase Funding
  • Have No Fear of Library Districts
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Library Funding

Fall 2013

  • Play, Create, Innovate: Studio M at Monroe Twp. Library
  • ‘Made’ in Piscataway: A New Space for Dreamers and Doers
  • Message from the President
  • Letter from the Executive Director
  • Note from the Editor
  • Mini-makerspaces: ‘Make it’ What You Can!
  • People & Places Around the State
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Creating our Futures

Summer 2013

  • Google Apps for Education Surpasses Expectations at ICHS
  • How iPad Stations Support Early Childhood Learning
  • Use TechEx to Share Your Knowledge
  • NJ Libraries Recognized for Innovations in Technology
  • Cloud Computing and Academic Libraries
  • 2013-14 Election Results
  • People & Places Around the State
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Working With New Technologies

Spring 2013

  • From Trash to Treasure: Inexpensive Projects for Teens
  • Creating and Promoting Student Workshops at No Cost
  • Fun Kids’ Programs That Don’t Break the Bank
  • Annual Appeal $uccess
  • Budget-Friendly Ideas from A to Z
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Budget Friendly Programs