NEO-RLS Webinar Library Services for Immigrants and New Americans: Celebration and Integration

All the links from today’s webinar on Library Services for Immigrants and New Americans: Celebration and Integration. If you have questions about any of them, comment below!

The Book!
From Libraries Unlimited: Library Services to Immigrants and New Americans: Celebration and Integration
From Amazon: My author page

Libraries Mentioned in Presentation, in order

Louisville (KY) Free Public Library, services to immigrants
San Jose (CA) Public Library, Family Learning Centers
Wee Play San Jose, play literacy for birth – 5 years
San Jose Public Library, Life Skills Academy
Rochester Hills (MI) Public Library, Newcomers Book Discussion group
Intercambio conversation groups (no longer running), Waukesha (WI) Public Library
Los Angeles (CA) Public Library, citizenship
Buffalo & Erie County (NY) Public Library, naturalization ceremony
Extra: Queens (NY) Public Library, New Americans Program
Hartford (CT) Public Library, citizenship legal aid
Boise Public Library, Rumi Night and Worlds Connect events
Cedar Falls (IA) Public Library, Cultural Literacy Series
Skokie (IL) Public Library, Civic Labs
Hartford Public Library press release about Career Pathways program
Astoria (OR) Public Library, website translation
Multnomah County (OR) Public Library, website translation
Grandview Heights (OH) Public Library, GHPL PopUp Library
“It’s Electric: a Pop Up Library on Wheels,” Library Journal article, 2016
Extra: Houston (TX) Public Library, MobileExpress


Other Organizations/Initiatives

Citizenshipworks
New Americans Campaign
Immigrant Legal Resource Center
Immigrant Justice Corps
Global Talent
Cell-Ed
DOJ Recognition and Accreditation
PlainLanguage.gov
Learning Lab Boise
Welcoming America, Welcoming Week September 2019
Networks for Integrating New Americans project, World Education
Programming Librarian, from the ALA Public Programs Office
Article: Immigrants Overcome Obstacles with Library Support

Celebration & Integration: Services to Immigrants & New Americans, Library Journal, June 2016
Includes an additional list of resources. Resources everywhere!

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