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Thursday, June 21 - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 5:30pm
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.

Cost :
ALA member - $325

Thursday, June 21 - 7:00pm

7:30pm - 8:30pm
Executive Board Meeting (LITA) Committee meeting, Governance/Membership Meeting Hilton Anaheim
Executive Board Room

Friday, June 22 - 8:00am

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
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.

8:30am - 10:30am
Board of Directors Meeting I (LITA) Governance/Membership Meeting Hilton Anaheim
San Clemente
8:30am - 5:00pm
Publishing Committee Meeting (ALA) Committee meeting Hilton Anaheim
Monterey
Sponsors :
ALA

Friday, June 22 - 9:00am

9:00am - 11:00am
Affiliate Assembly Executive Committee (AASL) Committee meeting Hilton Anaheim
Manhattan
Description :

A meeting for the Executive Committee of the AASL Affiliate Assembly.

9:00am - 12:00pm
National Center for Education Statistics / Academic Library Survey Advisory Committee Meeting (ALA) Committee meeting Hilton Anaheim
Executive Board Room
Description :

Advisory Committee meeting for National Center for Education Statistics/ Academic Library Survey

Sponsors :
ALA
ALA-ORS
9:00am - 4:00pm
Subscriber Pre-conference Workshop [Closed] Vendor demonstration/activity Hilton Anaheim
Redondo
Description :

A "hands-on" training and demonstration session designed for Counting Opinions subscribers.
Lunch provided.
No fees.

Sponsors :
UNO
Closed :
Exclusive to group members
9:30am - 12:00pm
Advisory Committee (ALA OITP) Committee meeting Hilton Anaheim
El Capitan
9:30am - 4:00pm
Nuts & Bolts for Trustees, Friends and Foundations Discussion/Interest group Hilton Anaheim
Pacific B
Description :

ALTAFF’s popular Nuts & Bolts is jam-packed to inspire Trustees, Friends, and Foundations. Coffee begins at 9:30 a.m. followed by topics including engaging volunteers for you library and Friends group, advocacy, social media, and inspiring success stories. Lunch on your own. The afternoon session begins with David Levinson, author of “Everyone Helps, Everyone Wins.” Deborah Stone from ALA’s Office of Intellectual Freedom will talk about current hot topics followed by the popular roundtable discussions. Please RSVP to altaff@ala.org if you plan to attend.

Friday, June 22 - 10:00am

10:00am - 12:00pm
Board Meeting (California Library Association) Committee meeting Hilton Anaheim
Coronado
Sponsors :
AFL
10:30am - 11:30am
CANCELLED: Board Orientation (LITA) Governance/Membership Meeting Hilton Anaheim
San Clemente
10:30am - 12:00pm
Alliance for Association Excellence (AASL) [Closed] Committee meeting Hilton Anaheim
Balboa A
Description :

A closed meeting to develop alliances between AASL and the business community to promote cooperative plans for supporting and enhancing AASL activities and services and to provide a recognition program for companies that participate in the AASL Alliance.

Closed :
Exclusive to group members
10:30am - 12:00pm
Executive Committee I (YALSA) Committee meeting, Governance/Membership Meeting Hilton Anaheim
Lido C
10:30am - 12:00pm
Jewish Information Committee / Association of Jewish Libraries (AJL) Affiliate Event, Committee meeting Hilton Anaheim
La Jolla
Description :

First ever joint meeting of EMIERT Jewish Information Committee and the Association of Jewish Libraries (AJL).