CALA - Chinese American Librarians Association 華人圖書館員協會 - An Affiliate of the American Library Association

CALA (Chinese American Librarians Association), in collaboration with other library organizations, is a leading librarians' organization which advances diversity and equality of library services to the library communities worldwide through the excell

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Congrats to Janet Tom!

Congrats to Janet Tom, a CALA Life Member and a Reference Librarian at San Francisco Public Library, for being a recipient of this year's "I Love My Librarian Award!"   For more information, please click: http://www.ilovelibraries.org/lovemylibrarian/2020/20winner   We are so happy for you! Tags: Announcement

2019 CALA Scholarship Recipients

2019 CALA Scholarship Recipients Dear CALA Members, CALA Scholarship Committee is pleased to announce the winners of the 2019 Cala scholarships. Jodi Tam - Winner of the CALA Scholarship of Library and Information Science. This scholarship awards $1000 to a full-time student at an ALA-accredited library school. Jodi Tam currently studies at San Jose...

2019 CALA Midwest Chapter Volunteer Form Open

The 2019 CALA MW Volunteer Form is now open at https://waynestate.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_8exeHi79WcZr8hf. The deadline to indicate your interest is 5:00 PM EST, 2nd July, 2019.   Please direct any questions to Minhao Jiang, the 2019-2020 CALA MW President, at minhao.jiang@wayne.edu.

2019 Sheila Suen Lai Research Grant Announcement

On behalf of the CALA President, Executive Director and Awards Committee, the CALA Sheila Suen Lai Research Grant Subcommittee is pleased to announce that Jon R. Jablonski is the winner of the 2019 Sheila Suen Lai Research Grant. Jon received the grant for his research proposal, Children’s Libraries in China, particularly children’s libraries operating...

2019 CALA Jing Liao Award for the Best Research Announcement

It is our pleasure to announce that Professor Wenxian Zhang’s work, China Through American Eyes: Early Depictions of the Chinese People and Culture in the US Print Media, has been selected as the winner for the CALA Jing Liao Award for the Best Research 2019. The CALA Jing Liao Award for the Best Research aims to recognize excellence in Library and...

2019 CALA conference travel grant

On behalf of the CALA Conference Travel Grant Committee, I am happy to announce the following recipients for the 2019 conference travel grant. Conference Travel Grant recipients: Andrew Lee Crystal Chen Huifen Chang Jia He Katherina Lee Kuei Chiu Yan Liu Chapter President Conference Travel Grant recipients: Hong Yao Lei Jin Mingyan Li Peng...

Dr. Lian Ruan is the recipient of the CALA 2018 - 2019 Distinguished Service Award

Dear CALA Members: The CALA Best Service Subcommittee is pleased to announce that Dr. Lian Ruan, life member of CALA and the Director of Illinois Fire Service Institute Library, is selected as the recipient for the 2019 CALA Distinguished Service Award!!! Dr. Ruan has been dedicated to Chinese-American librarianship throughout her career.  She has...

Fung Leadership Award 2018 and 2019 Recipient

Dear CALA Members:   The CALA Best Service Award Subcommittee is pleased to announce that Dr. Qi Chen, Life member of CALA and the Library Director at the Calumet College of St. Joseph, Whiting, IN, is selected as the recipient of the 2019 CALA Outstanding Library Leadership Award in Memory of Dr. Margaret Chang Fung!   Dr. Chen has been dedicated...

CALA 2019 Awards Banquet

Location:   Tony Cheng’s Seaford Restaurant 619 H St. NW, Washington DC 20001 (202) 371-8609 Time: 6:00pm-8:00pm, June 22 (Saturday), 2019 The deadline for advanced registration is June 14, 2019  (Friday)  Any questions?  Please let us know. Register Now  Advanced Registration by 6/14/2019: Members ($25) Nonmembers ($30) Regular Registration...

CALA 2019 Election Results

Dear CALA Members, The CALA 2019 election results are finally ready to share with you. Please see below for the results. Here is the summary – Total number of print ballots: 13 Total number of completed: 0 Total number of e-ballots: 650 Total number of completed: 246 Please join me in thanking all the members and candidates for their participation...

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