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Friday, June 22 - 7:00am

7:30am - 9:00am
Spectrum Institute Breakfast [Closed] Other Hyatt Regency Orange County
Garden 4
Description :

Spectrum Institute Breakfast

Sponsors :
ALA
Closed :
Exclusive to group members

Friday, June 22 - 8:00am

8:00am - 9:30am
Coordinating Committee Meeting (AASL / NCATE) Committee meeting Hyatt Regency Orange County
Grand Ballroom B
Interests :
8:00am - 10:00am
Board Update (ACRL) [Closed] Committee meeting, Governance/Membership Meeting Disneyland Hotel
Mississippi
Closed :
Exclusive to group members
8:00am - 10:00am
Training, Orientation and Leadership Development Committee Meeting (ALA) Committee meeting Anaheim Marriott
304
Description :

This is a meeting for the ALA Training, Orientation and Leadership Development (TOLD) Committee.

8:00am - 12:00pm
A Marriage Made in Heaven: Combining Marketing and Development to Ensure the Future of Your Library [$] Preconference/Institute, Ticketed event Anaheim Convention Center
201A
Description :

Has your library stalled in its attempt to develop a fundraising strategy? Are you trying to raise the community's awareness of the value of your library? Two years ago, the New Jersey State Library launched a public awareness campaign with famous athletes and authors serving as Library Champions, and with the help of marketing and development teams, leveraged those champions into an effective fund raising vehicle. Workshop participants will learn 1) how to recruit celebrity champions and local heroes to promote your library; 2) how to leverage library champions, build a donor database and raise big money for your library; 3) how to build a donor development strategy for everyone in your library; and 4) the essential publications your library must produce to secure funders.

Cost :
Starts at $109 (ASCLA members)
8:00am - 12:00pm
ClimateQUAL® Partners Meeting [Closed] Affiliate Event Hilton Anaheim
Carmel
Sponsors :
AFL
AFL-ARL
Closed :
Exclusive to group members
8:00am - 12:00pm
External Review Panel Training (ALA) Other Hilton Anaheim
Laguna A
Description :

New and experienced External Review Panelist (ERP) pool members are invited and encouraged to attend this session on the role of ERP members in the ALA accreditation process. Participants will learn about the comprehensive review process and timeline, hear from experienced panelists, and work in a group to analyze a sample Program Presentation. This session will focus on Standard II: Curriculum of the 2008 ALA Standards for Accreditation.

Participation in a training session is a prerequisite for serving on a review panel. Currently assigned ERPs are especially encouraged to attend.

Interests :
8:00am - 12:00pm
Intellectual Freedom Committee Meeting I (ALA) Committee meeting Hilton Anaheim
San Simeon
8:00am - 12:00pm
The Nuts & Bolts of Building a Public Library / Jail / Prison Partnership [$] Preconference/Institute, Ticketed event Hilton Anaheim
Oceanside
Description :

Hear from speakers who've successfully built public library/correctional setting partnerships, and learn how to build these kinds of relationships step-by-step. Public librarians and correctional librarians interested in creating literacy and reading program partnerships for youth in detention centers and adults in jails or prisons will not want to miss this half-day workshop that will cover such difficult issues of collection development, security, and staff interactions.

Interests :
Cost :
Starts at $109 (ASCLA members)
8:00am - 12:00pm
Town Hall Meeting on Diversity Forum/Update Hilton Anaheim
California B
Description :

Diversity has become an increasingly important issue within our profession and association. The five associations of ethnic librarians (AILA, APALA, BCALA, CALA and REFORMA), the GLBTRT, and ASCLA’s LSSPS, serve as important forums for the advancement of diversity and service to diverse users. The Town Hall will provide an opportunity to hear from these seven member groups, to discuss their current efforts towards achieving a more diverse profession and to identify new opportunities for collaboration and support across the profession. The Diversity Town Hall is open to all conference attendees.

Interests :
8:00am - 4:00pm
A Change in Authority: Authority Work in the RDA Environment [Closed, $] Preconference/Institute, Ticketed event Anaheim Convention Center
207D
Description :

Not familiar with RDA authorities? Did you know that implementing RDA means creating authority records to support the FRBR/FRAD relationships? Let the name authority experts teach you to create authority records in the RDA environment. At this one-day workshop learn to assign MARC 21 data for name authorities: persons, families, corporate, conferences, places, including preferred titles for works and expressions, with focus on the new MARC 21 fields that can be used now with AACR2!

Closed :
Exclusive to group members
Cost :
Advance & On-site: $269 ALA Member; $219 ALCTS Division Member; $99 Retired Member; $99 Student Member; $319 Non-Member
8:00am - 4:00pm
Board Meeting (USBBY) Committee meeting Hyatt Regency Orange County
Barcelona
8:00am - 4:00pm
Civic Reflection Builds Community Connections: A Program Model for Libraries Preconference/Institute Hilton Anaheim
Palos Verdes A
Description :

Targeted at library directors, department heads and senior staff from public, academic and special libraries, this hands-on workshop will train participants in dialogue facilitation skills with proven success in strengthening partnerships, building effective teams across departments and organizations, and raising the profile of the library as a center for community life. Participants will leave with valuable facilitation skills that can immediately be put to use for their libraries and communities.

8:00am - 4:00pm
Descriptive Cataloging of Rare Materials (C) Editorial Group Meeting (ACRL RBMS) Committee meeting Disneyland Hotel
Frontier Board Room
Description :

Charge: To serve as the ALA representative of rare book, manuscript, and other special collections librarians and curators in all matters involving standards for providing intellectual access to and bibliographic description of those collections; to provide a centralized forum for discussion of issues relating to special collections technical processing, such as description, cataloging, and provision of intellectual access; to propose and/or develop necessary tools to support these activities; to develop ALA positions on, and provide a continuing review of, bibliographic standards for special collections;

8:00am - 4:00pm
Tour (AASL ISS) [$] Other, Ticketed event Offsite Location
Off Site
Description :

Something for everyone – including the nature lover! Join the AASL Independent Schools Section as they visit Flintridge Prep, an Upper Level Independent School near Pasadena and Los Angeles. Then, tour Polytechnic, a co-ed K-12 independent school, which is also the setting for the television show, “Big Bang Theory.” Finally we will head to the Huntington Library to view their superb collection of books, art and tour their famous gardens.

Cost :
$55
8:30am - 10:30am
Board of Directors Meeting I (LITA) Governance/Membership Meeting Hilton Anaheim
San Clemente
8:30am - 11:00am
Executive Board Meeting I (ALA) Committee meeting, Governance/Membership Meeting Anaheim Marriott
Platinum 9-10 (Table 1)
Sponsors :
8:30am - 11:30am
PLA Turning the Page 2.0 Kick-off [$] Preconference/Institute Anaheim Convention Center
303C
Description :

Turning the Page 2.0 addresses core issues of advocacy, communications and relationship building in a convenient blended-learning format. This half-day kickoff introduces librarians and supporters to the 6-week course, which will include virtual classroom sessions and self-paced online work aimed at completing an individual advocacy work plan. Attendance at this meeting is encouraged but not mandatory for the 6-week course. Please learn more about the course before registering for this preconference by clicking here:http://www.ala.org/pla/education/turningthepage. Free preconference; advance registration required.

Interests :
Cost :
$0
8:30am - 12:00pm
Libraries in the Cloud [$] Preconference/Institute Anaheim Convention Center
201B
Description :

Discover how libraries can benefit by moving to the cloud and what role librarians can play when staff and student applications become hosted. The session discusses the implication of hosted computer applications and resources on school library programs and the role of the school librarian.

What are the advantages of moving to a "hosted" school library catalog and circulation system? How can school librarians themselve take advantage of GoogleApps and similar cloud-based productivity tools? And what roles can the school librarian play when a school adopts a program like GoogleApps for Education?

Cost :
AASL Member $109; AASL retired member $99; AASL student member $79; ALA member $159; Non-member $224
8:30am - 12:00pm
Mental Model Busting [$] Preconference/Institute Anaheim Convention Center
303D
Description :

“The library is all about books.” “Libraries can’t charge for services.” The customers don’t want to learn.” “We must have databases!” When we have a mental model of something, it shapes our behavior and limits our creativity in finding solutions. With all the changes in the library world, innovative, out of the box thinking is required. Come do some mental model busting and experience how shifting your thinking can open a new world of possibilities for you and your library.

Cost :
Advance: PLA, $140; ALA, $195; Nonmember, $250. Onsite: PLA, $190; ALA, $245; Nonmember, $300.