2011 Regina Medal Bookmarks
2011 Regina Medal Bookmarks are now available for purchase. Download the form to order your package of 80 for $10.00 + shipping/handling.
Catholic Library Association Office Will Move to Chicago
In June 2011 CLA will move its headquarters from Pittsfield, Massachusetts to Chicago in order to consolidate CLA and the office of its Catholic Periodical and Literature Index (CPLI) in a single location. The new address at 205 West Monroe Street is situated near all bus, subway and railway lines in Chicago’s downtown area.
Catholic Library Association Announces the Sale of Catholic Periodical and Literature Index
The Catholic Library Association's Executive Board announces the sale of CPLI to the American Theological Library Association. The purchase will become effective on September 1, 2011.
CLA 90th Anniversary History Booklet
Order a copy of the CLA history booklet compiled in honor of the Association's 90th anniversary! The beautiful publication is a 40-page treasure detailing important events and individuals from CLA's first 90 years; it includes photos from our archives at Marquette University. To receive your copy, send a $5 check payable to CLA to: Jean Elvekrog, 401 Doral Court, Waunakee, WI 53597-2206. Your booklet will be mailed to you immediately!
Heritage Fund 2011 Silent Auction Winner
Thank you to Eric Carle for donating the limited edition lithograph of his signed art entitled, "The Lamb and the Butterfly."
Mary A. Grant Award 2011 Winner Announced
Catherine Fennell, Executive Director of Library Services at Rosemont College, Rosemont, PA, was awarded with the 2011 Mary A. Grant Award. See more details under Awards.
CLA Heritage Fund End of Year Donation
If you are considering any additional charitable donations before the end of this tax year, please consider including CLA's Heritage Fund on your list of donations.
Deep in the Heart of Texas - CLA 2013 Convention
NCEA has announced that the 2013 NCEA/CLA Convention will be held in Houston, Texas from April 2-4, 2013. The Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston will serve as the host. Over the past few years the archdiocese has been flourishing with the opening of a new co-cathedral in Houston and the appointment of Archbishop Daniel DiNardo as Cardinal in 2007. We look forward to joining the Bishop Byrne Chapter, CLA's local chapter, in discovering Houston.