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Friday, June 22 - 2:00pm

2:00pm - 3:30pm
ALA Accreditation Appeal Process Training Other Hilton Anaheim
Santa Monica
Description :

Experienced External Review Panelists (ERPs) and LIS faculty (especially administrators) are invited and encouraged to attend this session on the ALA accreditation appeal process and policies. Experienced ERPs who complete this training would be eligible to serve on an Appeal Review Committee in the event of an appeal.

ERPs assigned to a review where the accreditation decision could result in an appeal are especially encouraged to attend.

The training will cover grounds for appeal, how determinations are made, and the appeal process timeline as documented in the newly updated Section IV: Appeal Process of Accreditation Process, Policies, and Procedures (AP3).

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2:00pm - 3:30pm
Committee on the Future of University Libraries (ACRL ULS) Committee meeting Disneyland Hotel
Castle C
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Committee on Diversity All Sub-Committee Business Meeting I (ALA) Committee meeting Hilton Anaheim
Laguna A
Description :

Meeting of the ALA Council Committee on Diversity and its subcommittees--Diversity Council, Diversity Research Grants Advisory Committee, and the Spectrum Advisory Committee.

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2:00pm - 4:00pm
Education Research Libraries Forum Forum/Update Disneyland Hotel
Mississippi
Description :

Provides an opportunity for Education Librarians to gather and discuss relevant issues.

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Leadership Council (ACRL) Committee meeting Disneyland Hotel
Magic Kingdom Ballroom 2
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Taiga Forum Meeting Exhibitor session Anaheim Convention Center
206B
Description :

Changes in the economic and information landscape of higher education and technology demand that academic libraries develop new solutions to meet changing user expectations, and prepare our organizations for future directions. All academic library Associate University Librarians, Associate Deans, Assistant Directors, or equivalent ranked senior personnel who are interested in discussing organizational change are welcome to attend.

Sponsors :
UNO
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Competencies and Education for a Career in Cataloging Interest Group Discussion/Interest group Anaheim Convention Center
202A
Description :

Authors of the book, Conversations with Catalogers in the 21st Century, written by cataloging librarians, educators and information systems experts, express their views topics such as:

Cataloging concerns regarding RDA and AACR2 at various cataloging agencies.

New cataloging workflows and bibliographic/authority record structures that may offer more effective and efficient data access.

History and future of cataloging and metadata and the need for higher education, on-the-job training, and staffing recruitment.

Did you attend this Interest Group meeting? Take our post-conference survey at: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/alctsevents2012

2:30pm - 4:00pm
Executive Committee (RUSA) Committee meeting, Governance/Membership Meeting Hilton Anaheim
Balboa A
Description :

Meeting of RUSA's Executive Committee.

2:30pm - 4:00pm
International Librarians Orientation Orientation Session Hilton Anaheim
California B
Description :

An introduction to the ALA Conference and the city of Anaheim, for International and other attendees from abroad. ALA members will provide an overview of the conference, including recommended programs and social activities. Learn about conference transportation, the ALA's Exhibit Hall and the meaning of the ALA's many acronyms. Meet your mentors who will help international librarians get the most from the conference experience. (For International librarians outside the U.S.)

2:30pm - 4:00pm
Program for Cooperative Cataloging (PCC) Program Training Vendor demonstration/activity Anaheim Convention Center
203A
Description :

Discussions of interest to trainers for the Program for Cooperative Cataloging.

Sponsors :
UNO

Friday, June 22 - 3:00pm

3:00pm - 4:00pm
ALA Council Orientation Committee Meeting Committee meeting Anaheim Marriott
Platinum 1-6
Description :

This is the committee's business meeting.

Sponsors :
ALA
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Emerging Leaders Poster Session and Reception (ALA) Poster session, Reception Anaheim Convention Center
303AB
Description :

The 2012 ALA Emerging Leaders will showcase their final projects at this culminating event for their class. Since the ALA Midwinter Meeting, the groups have been working virtually on projects related to ALA or a professional concern. These groups have been supported by ALA staff and member mentors from the profession. The poster session will allow each group to showcase its creative and innovative solutions for their projects. All are welcome and are encouraged to attend.

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Sponsors :
ALA
ALA-HRDR
3:00pm - 4:00pm
LITA 101: Open House Orientation Session Anaheim Convention Center
201C
Description :

LITA Open House is a great opportunity for current and prospective members to talk with Library and Information Technology Association (LITA) leaders and learn how to make connections and become more involved in LITA activities.

3:00pm - 4:00pm
RUSA 101 Discussion/Interest group, Orientation Session Anaheim Convention Center
210C
Description :

Do you belong in RUSA? Come learn more about this the Reference and User Services Association--a division of ALA. We represent librarians, library staff and leaders in readers' advisory, collection development, genealogy, reference services, adult services, business reference, archives, interlibrary loan and resource sharing, reference technologies and more. Current members looking for ways to get involved with the division are also welcome to attend.

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Transforming Collections Task Group (ALCTS) Committee meeting Hyatt Regency Orange County
Salon VI
Description :

Meeting of the ALCTS Transforming Collections TG

3:00pm - 4:00pm
YALSA 101 Discussion/Interest group, Forum/Update, Orientation Session Anaheim Convention Center
303D
Description :

What is the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)? How can this ALA division help you? Learn more in this mixer-style orientation, where you can get an overview of the division, its activities and what YALSA has to offer you. New members and those considering membership will learn more about the benefits, and established members are welcome to attend this great networking opportunity!

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Yes, I'm Ready to Get Involved Affiliate Event, Discussion/Interest group Anaheim Convention Center
211A
Description :

Are you ready to get involved with BCALA? BCALA leaders will discuss the mission, vision, constitution and by-laws, organization structure, and opportunities to get involved.

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Sponsors :
AFL
AFL-BCALA
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Survey Coordinators and SPEC Liaisons Meeting (ARL) Affiliate Event Hilton Anaheim
Carmel
Sponsors :
AFL
AFL-ARL
3:30pm - 5:15pm
Certified Public Library Administrator (CPLA) Certification Review Committee Meeting (ALA-APA) [Closed] Committee meeting Anaheim Marriott
315
Sponsors :
ALA
ALA-APA
Closed :
Exclusive to group members
3:30pm - 5:30pm
AL21C Subcommittee Meeting (ALA OITP) Committee meeting Hyatt Regency Orange County
Grand Ballroom D