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Thursday, June 21 - 8:00am

8:00am - 9:00am
Orientation (FTRF) Committee meeting Anaheim Convention Center
201A
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Sponsors :
FTRF.

Thursday, June 21 - 1:00pm

1:30pm - 5:30pm
Who Do I Trust to Protect My Privacy? [$] Preconference/Institute Anaheim Convention Center
303C
Description :

Privacy Conversation Deliberative Forum and Moderator Training Preconference.

Cost :
25.00

Thursday, June 21 - 4:00pm

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Executive Committee Meeting (ALA) Committee meeting, Governance/Membership Meeting Anaheim Marriott
Platinum 9-10
Sponsors :

Thursday, June 21 - 5:00pm

5:00pm - 6:30pm
Member Reception (FTRF) Reception Anaheim Convention Center
202A
Sponsors :
FTRF.

Thursday, June 21 - 6:00pm

6:00pm - 10:00pm
Steering Committee I (JCLC) Committee meeting Anaheim Convention Center
211A
Description :

Meeting of the Joint Conference of Librarians of Color Steering Committee planning the 2nd National Joint Conference of Librarians of Color (JCLC), September 19-23, 2012. Representatives from AILA, APALA, BCALA, CALA and REFORMA.

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Sponsors :
AFL
AFL-JCLC
AFL-BCALA

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 - 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
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.

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8:00am - 12:00pm
Intellectual Freedom Committee Meeting I (ALA) Committee meeting Hilton Anaheim
San Simeon
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.

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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
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 - 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.

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Cost :
$0
8:30am - 1:00pm
Innovative Practices: Developing Sustainable Programs, Mobilizing Support for Your Library! [$] Preconference/Institute Anaheim Convention Center
201C
Description :

Come and hear how librarians and administrators from libraries of all sectors showcase creative strategies and practices in developing sustainable partnerships with local organizations. Presenters will discuss case studies of international collaborations between U.S. and international libraries that represent innovative practices in developing program proposals, mobilizing community support, and raising funds. The $75 registration fee includes light refreshments and lunch. (Program is followed by lunch)

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Cost :
75
8:30am - 4:00pm
Building Digital Collections Using Islandora [$] Preconference/Institute, Ticketed event Anaheim Convention Center
205A
Description :

This session will introduce the key concepts underpinning the Islandora Digital Asset Management system. Participants will learn the basics of running this rich repository system and how to utilize common "solution packs" to create and theme collections in Islandora. Participants will learn how to begin modeling and curating custom data collections, and how to migrate from other repository systems, including ContentDM, DSpace and more. Textbooks and system access will be provided; participants should bring computers.

Cost :
LITA Member: $235; ALA Member: $299; Non-Member: $380
8:30am - 4:00pm
Creating Library Linked Data: What Catalogers and Coders Can Build [$] Preconference/Institute, Ticketed event Anaheim Convention Center
203B
Description :

High quality metadata: billions of bibliographic records, finding aids, descriptions of digital content - is a major asset of the library community. Agreement is growing on the benefits of transforming this wealth into linked data. Much experimentation is taking place. However, production-quality tools and infrastructure for linked data are in their infancy. This pre-conference will bring together catalogers and programmers to initiate the systematic, consensus-building approach needed to make Library Linked Data reality.

Cost :
LITA Member: $235; ALA Member: $299; Non-Member: $380
8:30am - 4:00pm
Web Content Strategy for Libraries [$] Preconference/Institute, Ticketed event Anaheim Convention Center
205B
Description :

Your library’s new website is powered by a high-octane content management system (Drupal, WordPress, etc.) that gives you more power than ever to communicate with your patrons. But what are you saying? How are you saying it? What kind of service are you providing online? How can you ensure that it’s just as good as in your buildings? Content strategy to the rescue! Topics will include strategy development, training & adoption, production control and governance.

Cost :
LITA Member: $235; ALA Member: $299; Non-Member: $380
8:30am - 5:00pm
Publishing Committee Meeting (ALA) Committee meeting Hilton Anaheim
Monterey
Sponsors :
ALA