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Friday, June 22 - 3:00pm

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

Friday, June 22 - 7:00pm

7:30pm - 8:30pm
Executive Committee Meeting (ACRL LPSS) Committee meeting, Governance/Membership Meeting Disneyland Hotel
Frontier Board Room

Saturday, June 23 - 8:00am

8:00am - 10:00am
All Committees Meeting (ACRL LPSS) Committee meeting Disneyland Hotel
Castle A & B
Description :

LPSS Committees will be divided into 2 groups; half will meet from 8-9 and half from 9-10; for more details, go to http://www.ala.org/acrl/lpss

8:00am - 10:00am
Collection Development Education Committee Meeting (RUSA CODES) Committee meeting Hilton Anaheim
Lido B
Description :

The committee identifies collection development education needs; creates guidelines for improved training; and informs the library and information community on collection development education issues and practices.

8:00am - 10:00am
Collection Development Working Group (GNARP) Committee meeting Red Lion Hotel Anaheim
Leon II
Description :

Collection Development Working Group of the German-North American Resources Partnership

Sponsors :
UNO
8:00am - 10:00am
Committee Meeting (ACRL AAMES) Committee meeting Disneyland Hotel
Frontier Board Room
Description :

Meeting of the officers and members of ACRL AAMES.

8:00am - 10:00am
Creating Blockbusters Program Anaheim Convention Center
Ballroom B
Description :

This fun, insightful presentation, based upon Gene Del Vecchio’s revealing new book, Creating Blockbusters!, outlines 11 crucial principles that explain why certain novels and films become great. It will help you to create story ideas of your own, to develop story seminars for others, and to better select stories with broad appeal. Based upon Gene’s 30 years of entertainment experience and new research, this presentation sheds new light upon a blockbusters’ ability to satisfy child-like emotional needs we all share, align with pop culture and trends, create relatable and aspiring characters, and provide ingredients to create massive franchises.

8:00am - 10:00am
Integrating ‘e’ and ‘p’: Building a New Monograph Approval Infrastructure Program Anaheim Convention Center
Ballroom A
Description :

eBooks are becoming a preferred format for many libraries; however, acquiring eBooks on an approval plan can be challenging. This presentation will discuss how two university libraries have partnered with approval plan vendors to integrate “e” (eBook) and “p” (print book) acquisition into approval profiles. Presenters will describe the challenges of managing eBook selection and acquisition, discuss how libraries and approval vendors deal with evolving publishing patterns, and suggest strategies for acquiring eBooks as a preferred format.

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

8:00am - 10:00am
Not Another Boring Vampire Romance: Going Beyond the Norm in YA Paranormal Literature Program Anaheim Convention Center
209B
Description :

Authors panel of Kenneth Oppel, Kendare Blake, Jackson Pearce, and Cindy Pon will discuss the genre appeal of paranormal fiction for young adults and how they've each taken a fresh approach to the genre. Attendees will hear about what the YA paranormal genre has to offer than with a chance to hear about the wide variety of styles and contents within the genre. The panel will give particular insight in how approaching this best-selling genre from a unique perspective makes it even more relevant and interesting to a diverse audience of teen readers.

8:00am - 10:00am
Readers Advisory Committee (RUSA CODES) Committee meeting Hilton Anaheim
Mezzanine Room 13
Description :

Meeting of the members of the RUSA CODES Readers Advisory Committee

8:00am - 10:00am
Smart Investing @ your library: Everyone Counts! Program Anaheim Convention Center
207B
Description :

The role of librarians as trusted navigators leading patrons to the most useful information is increasingly valuable. Smart investing@ your library is building the capacity of public libraries and librarians to provide reliable, unbiased financial education and resources to those who need help. Librarians are building collections, delivering programs to people of all ages and economic circumstances and creating a national network of replicable service models. Using data to tell the story, reaching out and working with community partners, and integrating market research into program design are helping build the foundation for a leadership role in financial education.

8:00am - 10:00am
The E-book Elephant in the Room: Determining What’s Relevant and Effective for Your Patrons & Making Effective Decisions for Your Future E-collection Program Anaheim Convention Center
204B
Description :

Faced with growing e-collections, more interesting e-content from publishers and a struggle to balance our materials budgets, how do we make good decisions about e-collections content? How do we evaluate the success of e-books when many of these patrons never darken the doors of our library building? How do we gain the valuable patron feedback beyond download statistics? What support issues arise around use of the collections, are the vendor platforms reliable, and what e-formats are most in demand? Hear how representatives from both public and academic libraries are measuring the success and challenges of their e-book collections.

8:00am - 10:00am
You want me to circ WHAT?! or How to best utilize toys as a literacy tool in programs and as a fun part of your lending collection Program Anaheim Convention Center
201D
Description :

The newly revised Every Child Ready to Read recognizes that play is an important part of early literacy development and if play is a child's work then what better tools than toys! This will be hands-on fun for everyone as you learn the tips and tricks of effectively using toys to educate and entertain in your library and beyond.

8:00am - 12:00pm
Chief Collection Development Officers of Large Research Libraries Interest Group Discussion/Interest group, Forum/Update Hyatt Regency Orange County
Grand Ballroom A
Description :

Meeting of the Chief Collection Development Officers IG

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

8:00am - 12:00pm
Consolidated Meeting (ACRL EBSS) Committee meeting Disneyland Hotel
Magic Kingdom Ballroom 2
Description :

Consolidated meeting time and location for EBSS committees.

8:45am - 10:00am
HarperCollins Fall Book Buzz Exhibitor session Anaheim Convention Center
204A
Description :

The HarperCollins Library Marketing team is pleased to present forthcoming titles for Fall 2012 & Winter 2013. Get the inside track on your favorite authors and discover a few new ones! Light refreshments will be served.

Sponsors :
UNO

Saturday, June 23 - 10:00am

10:30am - 12:00pm
A Kaleidoscope of Butterflies: Music Collection Development for the Non-Specialist Affiliate Event, Program Anaheim Convention Center
203A
Description :

This interactive session will cover the basics of developing collections in music in a variety of formats. Participants will learn how to identify the types of printed music and sound recordings that meet the needs of their patrons, and develop strategies for building or expanding collections. Print and electronic formats, music vendors, and helpful resources will all be examined.

Sponsors :
AFL-MLA
10:30am - 12:00pm
Administration of Collection Management Interest Group Discussion/Interest group Hyatt Regency Orange County
Grand Ballroom B
Description :

Open to anyone interested in the Administration of Collection Management. This meeting will have four 15 minutes speakers, two from public and two from academic libraries. They will speak on the Administration of Public Libraries from their point of view. Then there will be a 30 minute discussion on the topic.

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

10:30am - 12:00pm
All Members Meeting (ACRL LPSS) Governance/Membership Meeting Disneyland Hotel
Wilderness
Description :

All Members Meeting will include reports from Committees and a discussion of the proposed LPSS Strategic Plan

10:30am - 12:00pm
Collection Development Discussion Group Discussion/Interest group Disneyland Hotel
Castle C
Description :

Purpose: To provide an open forum for the discussion of collection development issues of relevance to rare book and special collections libraries; to encourage the presentation of seminars and the preparation of publications about collection development.