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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

Friday, June 22 - 11:00am

11:00am - 3:00pm
LMC Advisory Board Meeting [Closed] Exhibitor session Anaheim Marriott
304
Sponsors :
UNO
Closed :
Exclusive to group members

Friday, June 22 - 8:00pm

8:00pm - 10:00pm
Affiliate Assembly I (AASL) Affiliate Event, Committee meeting, Governance/Membership Meeting Hilton Anaheim
Huntington
Description :

Meeting of the Delegates of the AASL Affiliate Assembly.

8:00pm - 10:00pm
Booklist Youth Forum — Men at Work: Guy Writers Talk Guy Readers Forum/Update Anaheim Convention Center
204B
Description :

Writers and publishers discuss writing for boys

Daniel Handler (Lemony Snicket, Why We Broke Up) – Little, Brown
Michael Grant (Gone, The Magnificent 12) - Harper
Jon Scieszka (Guys Read) - Harper
Andrew Smith (The Marbury Lens) - Macmillian

Interests :
Sponsors :

Saturday, June 23 - 8:00am

8:00am - 10:00am
Carnegie Medal / Notable Children's Videos Committee Meeting (ALSC) Committee meeting Hilton Anaheim
Ventura
Description :

The Carnegie Medal/Notable Children's Videos Committee is beginning work on evaluating and considering videos for inclusion on the 2013 Notable Children's Videos list.

8:00am - 10:00am
From Seeds to Trees: Growing the Bilingual Librarians of Tomorrow from High School Diploma to MLIS Affiliate Event, Program Hilton Anaheim
San Clemente
Description :

The Santa Ana Public Library has developed a proven method of mentoring and professional guidance to recruit bilingual Spanish-speaking high school students, college-age youth, and MLIS students in a combined volunteer and paid internship program that provides exposure to the profession, hands-on experience, and mentored training in library-specific tasks. The presenters are all participants of the library's "Seeds to Trees" program at various stages of educational development: high school, community college, college, and LIS programs.

Sponsors :
AFL
AFL-REFORMA
8:00am - 10:00am
Libraries at the Crossroads: Programming for Civic Engagement Program Anaheim Convention Center
207A
Description :

Learn how libraries are serving as safe and neutral places to promote engagement and civic discourse. Nancy Kranich, Chair of the American Library Association's Center for Civic Life Advisory Board presents an overview of civic engagement programs taking place in libraries today. Librarians from across the field will share specific examples of different types of successful civic engagement programming that can work for you.

8:00am - 12:00pm
ABC-CLIO Demo Room [Closed] Exhibitor session Anaheim Marriott
La Jolla & Los Angeles
Description :

ABC-CLIO product demo/training, by invitation only.

Sponsors :
UNO
Closed :
Exclusive to group members

Saturday, June 23 - 10:00am

10:30am - 12:00pm
Books to Go Program Anaheim Convention Center
207B
Description :

Libraries are usually organized for patrons who know what they want-the layout, guiding and catalogue all support the focused user. Research in the UK has demonstrated that many library patrons do not have specific authors and titles in mind; they are looking to be tempted while browsing. Rachel Van Riel will explore the implications of this research for managing library spaces, book collections and displays. She will show how to create an 'Impulse' area near the front door of the library can have a dramatic effect on both circulation and patron satisfaction.

10:30am - 12:00pm
Can't Cover it Up: How Social Media and Instant News Inform Contemporary YA Program Anaheim Convention Center
201B
Description :

A generation more exposed to online gossip, chat rooms, Twitter, and Facebook now expect more from their reading experience. Join YA authors in a discussion of how modern teens' use of social technologies has influenced the evolution of story arcs, plot pacing and character interaction.

10:30am - 12:00pm
Coretta Scott King Book Awards Committee Meeting (EMIERT) Committee meeting Hilton Anaheim
Carmel
Description :

The Coretta Scott King Book Awards Committee will hold its business meeting.

10:30am - 12:00pm
Notable Children's Books Committee Procedural Meeting (ALSC) Committee meeting Hilton Anaheim
El Capitan
Description :

During the Procedural Meeting, the NCB committee discusses process issues and the book discussion schedule to be followed during the subsequent sessions being held during Annual Conference.

10:30am - 12:00pm
Preparing College-Ready 21st Century Citizens with Integrated Information / Media Literacy Programs in Education Program Anaheim Convention Center
204A
Description :

How can K-12 and academic librarians prepare learners to work successfully in information- and technology-rich environments so they will be college-ready? How can we librarians expand our focus from information literacy to incorporate all 21st Century skills that boost deep content understanding, and successfully collaborate with teachers and professors to truly integrate these skills? This program features school and academic librarians who met this challenge and succeeded in integrating information literacy into their curriculum.

10:30am - 12:00pm
Science in the Stacks Program Anaheim Convention Center
209A
Description :

A new library service model for children which provides hands on opportunities for science learning for children ages 3-12 in urban public libraries. Science in the stacks is centered around 36 Discovery Exhibits which provide experiential sience learning that is integrated with traditional library resources.

Saturday, June 23 - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 2:30pm
CANCELLED: Teaching with Google Poster session Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall Poster Area Table 7
Description :

In spring 2012, UW-Madison MERIT Library offered six instructional technology trainings to Madison Metropolitan School District schools including Sennett Middle School and Lincoln Elementary. As a new initiative, the trainings focused on equipping teachers to use technology to aid in the construction of knowledge. Trainings focused on using Google Applications including but not limited to Google Earth, Google Books, and Google Documents for peer review, self-graded quizzes, games, and more. In addition, library staff also provided training on using Interactive White Boards to create active and collaborative lesson plans that enhance knowledge and critical thinking skills.

Sponsors :
ALA
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Fabulous Havens: Libraries as Safe Spaces for the Needs of LGBT Youth Program Anaheim Convention Center
201C
Description :

An interactive workshop, presented by GLSEN (Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network) staff will focus on ways libraries can create safe, respectful and healthy environments for all youth, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity/expression. RSVP required - http://bit.ly/fabhavens

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1:30pm - 4:30pm
Notable Children's Books Committee Meeting (ALSC) Committee meeting Hilton Anaheim
El Capitan
Description :

The Notable Children's Books Committee is evaluating and considering books published in 2012 for inclusion on the 2013 Notable Children's Books list.

1:30pm - 5:00pm
Notable Children's Recordings Committee Meeting (ALSC) Committee meeting Sheraton Garden Grove
Bordeaux Room
Description :

The Notable Children's Recordings Committee is beginning work on evaluating and considering recordings published from November 1, 2011 to October 31, 2012,for inclusion on the 2013 Notable Children's Recordigns list.

Saturday, June 23 - 3:00pm

3:00pm - 4:30pm
Disney-Hyperion Preview [Closed] Exhibitor session Sheraton Park Hotel
Garden AB
Description :

Preview of upcoming titles.

Interests :
Sponsors :
UNO
Closed :
Exclusive to group members
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Diversity and Outreach Fair Poster session, Program, Table Talk Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall 3
Description :

The annual Diversity and Outreach Fair celebrates library services, programs and collections to underserved and under-represented communities. Visit with program leaders, learn details and strategies for success, and consider how they might be repeated in your library community. Enjoy the festive atmosphere while networking and learning about these important programs! Sponsored by DEMCO, Inc.