For Librarians

General Information for Librarians

Below you will find resources specifically meant for librarians regarding Algonquin Books.

RA, Collection Development, and other resources
Author Events
Conference Calendar
Downloadable Reading Group Guides
Frequently Asked Questions

RA, Collection Development, and other resources

Check out, the blog from the Workman Publishing Company library team.

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Author Events

Please contact if you are interested in hosting an author at your library.

Check out this great article to learn how a librarian recommends planning an author event.

Conference Calendar

Academic and library conferences we are attending in 2017/2018:

  • AMLE**—November 5–8
  • AASL**—November 9–11
  • NAEYC**—November 15-18
  • NODA—November 5–8
  • NCTE—November 16–19
  • NCSS**—November 17–19
  • ALA MW 2018—February 9-13
  • PLA 2018—March 20-24
  • TLA 2018—April 10-13
  • Day of Dialog—May 30
  • BEA—May 31 - June 1
  • ALA Annual 2018—June 21-26
  • ILA**—July 20-23
  • Nerd Camp—July 9-10

**Presence through 3rd party vendors

Downloadable Reading Group Guides

Dozens of title suggestions for your book clubs, all with helpful discussion guides that include questions, author essays, author Q&As and more!

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PDFs of Algonquin catalogs are available for download.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Contact Us

To learn more about the Educational and Library Marketing team at Algonquin, click here.

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