In response to member feedback, the 2014 AzLA/MPLA Annual Conference is granting an extra week for program submissions. Proposals for preconferences, conference programs, and workshops will now be due Monday, May 5, to allow a little more time to work around busy Spring schedules. (22 April 2014)

The April-May 2014 MPLA Newsletter is now available for your reading enjoyment! (31 March 2014)

Announcing the rollout of MPLA's new Fundraising project with King Soopers/Kroger Grocery Gift Cards! The King Soopers (Kroger) Neighborhood Reward Program offers fundraising for non-profit organizations. Purchase grocery cards from MPLA, use and re-load them, and MPLA receives a 5% rebate. There is no extra cost. For instance, a $25 gift card is redeemable for $25 in merchandise. A card can be reloaded for any amount up to $500 and can be used indefinitely. (A card linked to MPLA cannot be purchased at stores - it is only available through MPLA). For information about purchasing a grocery card. An order form is available as well. Your card will be mailed from MPLA within 5 days of your payment. (14 January 2014)

Events and Opportunities

The Colorado Academic Libraries Association (CoALA) invites you to submit your proposal to present at the 2014 CoALA Summit: Educating in a World of Diversity. The CoALA Summit will be held in an online format over two days Wednesday, June 18 & Thursday, June 19, 2014.