Tag Archives: Winston Tabb

ALA to participate in IMLS hearing on libraries and broadband

On Thursday, April 17, 2014, from 9:30—11:30 a.m., leaders from the American Library Association (ALA) will participate in “Libraries and Broadband: Urgency and Impact,” a public hearing hosted by the Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS) that will explore the need for high-speed broadband in American libraries. Larra Clark, director of the ALA Program on Networks, and Linda Lord, ... Read More »

ALA Copyright Activist Honored at the World Library and Information Congress

The International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) honored longtime library advocate Winston Tabb at the World Library and Information Congress, which took place last week in Helsinki, Finland. Tabb, who is the dean of Libraries and Museums at Johns Hopkins University, received Honorary Fellowship–the IFLA’s highest honor–for his 20 years of service for bringing light to the roles ... Read More »

2012 Patterson Copyright Award Winner Announced

Winston Tabb, Dean of Libraries and Museums at Johns Hopkins University is the 2012 recipient of the American Library Association’s L. Ray Patterson Copyright Award: In Support of Users’ Rights. Mr. Tabb was appointed to the National Board of the Institute of Library and Museum Services (IMLS) by President Obama in 2010. He serves as the Chair of the International ... Read More »