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Friday, June 22 - 9:00am

9:00am - 12:00pm
CANCELLED: Penguin Group (USA) Inc. Author Event Author Event Anaheim Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Booth #2610
Description :

Booth # 2610 - David Levinson, Author - Everyone Helps, Everyone Wins

Sponsors :
UNO

Friday, June 22 - 10:00am

10:30am - 11:30am
CANCELLED: Board Orientation (LITA) Governance/Membership Meeting Hilton Anaheim
San Clemente

Friday, June 22 - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 4:00pm
CANCELLED: The Outspoken Library: A Gateway for Public Libraries to Services for the Visually and Physically Impaired [$] Preconference/Institute, Ticketed event Anaheim Convention Center
303C
Description :

Looking for inventive ideas for promoting library services? The New Jersey State Library developed "The Outspoken Library" to promote free online services that are available for print-disabled people. This program allows library customers to access services administered through the State Library's Talking Book & Braille Center (TBBC), including audio newspapers (TBBC's Audiovision and NFB's Newsline) and the Library of Congress's Braille and Audio Reading Download service. Find out how to establish and market these valuable resources.

Interests :
Cost :
Starts at $109 (ASCLA members)

Friday, June 22 - 6:00pm

6:00pm - 7:30pm
CANCELLED: Best Practices for Fair Use and Video Working Group (VRT) [Closed] Committee meeting Hilton Anaheim
Balboa A
Description :

Working meeting for committee that is creating a statement by and for librarians reaffirming the application of the fair use doctrine to the educational use of video collections.

Closed :
Exclusive to group members

Saturday, June 23 - 8:00am

8:30am - 10:00am
CANCELLED: 2013 Notable Children's Books Committee Procedures Committee meeting Anaheim Marriott
315
Description :

2013 Notable Children's Books Committee Procedures Meeting.

Saturday, June 23 - 10:00am

10:30am - 12:00pm
CANCELLED: Fund Fare 2012 — Fundraising Incubator: New Ideas? How to Avoid an Epic Fail Program Anaheim Convention Center
210C
Description :

Bring your ideas to this new fundraising incubator. After a lightning introduction round, a variety of experienced peers, mentors/advisors and community partners will be available to talk about successful projects and programs –and epic fails!—and give you advice on how to go forth fearlessly. Get hands-on expert advice in on the care and feeding of your new fundraising ideas without ignoring the importance of fundraising and fund development fundamentals.

10:30am - 12:00pm
CANCELLED: Making Sense of the Civil War: Reading and Discussion Program Opportunities Program Anaheim Convention Center
202B
Description :

In collaboration with ALA and 37 state humanities councils, NEH has supported development of a discussion program for libraries that probes the meanings of the American Civil War during its sesquicentennial. Following the popular “Let’s Talk About It” model, the program engages participants in discussion of related texts selected by Civil War historian Edward Ayers. Attend this session for how-to information on hosting the series, an overview of the discussion model, and details about funding opportunities for this and other programs about the Civil War.

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 - 4:30pm
CANCELLED: 2013 Notable Children's Books Committee meeting Anaheim Marriott
Grand Salon J-K
Description :

2013 Notable Children's Books

Saturday, June 23 - 4:00pm

4:00pm - 5:30pm
CANCELLED: Discussion Group (ACRL LPSS) Discussion/Interest group Disney’s Paradise Pier Hotel
Oceanside

Sunday, June 24 - 8:00am

8:00am - 10:00am
CANCELLED: 2013 Nominating Election Committee Meeting (LITA) [Closed] Committee meeting Hilton Anaheim
Mezzanine Room 03
Closed :
Exclusive to group members
8:00am - 10:00am
CANCELLED: Leadership Education Task Force Meeting (LLAMA) Committee meeting Hilton Anaheim
Mezzanine Room 10
8:00am - 10:00am
CANCELLED: Recruitment to the Profession Committee Meeting (ACRL WESS) Committee meeting Hilton Anaheim
Balboa A
Description :

Supports efforts to recruit students, especially with Western European language backgrounds, to librarianship

Sunday, June 24 - 10:00am

10:30am - 12:00pm
CANCELLED: Cooperative Remote Circulation Committee Meeting (RUSA STARS / SASS) Committee meeting Disneyland Hotel
North Exhibit Hall Room GH
Interests :
10:30am - 12:00pm
CANCELLED: Image Resources Interest Group Discussion/Interest group Disneyland Hotel
Disneyland Grand Ballroom South
Description :

The ACRL Image Resources Interest Group provides a forum for ongoing discussion of the unique issues presented by the development and support of interdisciplinary image resources in academic libraries.

10:30am - 12:00pm
CANCELLED: Leadership Coordinating Group (LLAMA) Committee meeting, Other Hilton Anaheim
Balboa A
10:30am - 12:00pm
CANCELLED: Linked Library Data Interest Group Discussion/Interest group Hyatt Regency Orange County
Garden 1
Description :

Meeting of the Interest Group has been cancelled due a conflict with the presentation of the Bibliographic Framework update from the Library of Congress

Interests :

Sunday, June 24 - 11:00am

11:30am - 12:00pm
CANCELLED: Ignite Session: Unfettered Librarians Program Anaheim Convention Center
208A Table 5
Description :

Ignite speakers present for exactly 5 minutes, accompanied by 20 slides. Each slide is displayed for 15 seconds, with slides advancing automatically. This is one of six Ignite sessions in this time slot.

Texas Tech University Librarians removed from the traditional reference desk are free to take more active roles within their assigned subject areas enabling them to provide individualized service and presenting librarians with new challenges and opportunities.

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Sponsors :
ALA

Sunday, June 24 - 1:00pm

1:30pm - 3:30pm
CANCELLED: Learning Labs in Libraries & Museums Discussion/Interest group, Forum/Update, Program Anaheim Convention Center
303C
Description :

Urban Libraries Council

Sponsors :
AFL-ULC
1:30pm - 3:30pm
CANCELLED: Mentoring Program Orientation (LLAMA) Other Hyatt Regency Orange County
Garden 1

Sunday, June 24 - 4:00pm

4:00pm - 5:30pm
CANCELLED: Discussion Forum on ACRL Information Literacy Competency Standards Discussion/Interest group Hilton Anaheim
Laguna A
Description :

This discussion will be facilitated by the ACRL Information Literacy Competency Standards Review Task Force, which is charged with "reviewing the document and make a recommendation to retain the information literacy competency standards for higher education as written for the next five-year cycle, revise the standards, or rescind the standards if determined no longer useful." The Task Force would like to engage instruction librarians on sustained discussion on the current utility and future direction of the Standards.

4:00pm - 5:30pm
CANCELLED: NASTEMP (AASL) Committee meeting Hilton Anaheim
Balboa A
Description :

The meeting of the National Association of State Educational Media Professionals (NASTEMP)

4:00pm - 5:30pm
CANCELLED: Preservation and Reformmatting Section (PARS) Forum Forum/Update Hyatt Regency Orange County
Pacific Room
Description :

The Preservation and Reformatting Section of ALCTS presents this forum on timely topics in preservation. Topics will be announced on ALA Connect (ALCTS PARS) and the PADG discussion list.

Monday, June 25 - 8:00am

8:00am - 10:00am
CANCELLED: ALCTS Forum Forum/Update Anaheim Convention Center
204B
Description :

Program of "hot" topics and up to the minute issues.

8:00am - 10:00am
CANCELLED: Universal Accessibility Interest Group Discussion/Interest group Anaheim Marriott
Grand Salon G-H

Monday, June 25 - 10:00am

10:30am - 12:00pm
CANCELLED Seeing is Believing: Understanding Data Visualization for Library Research Program Anaheim Convention Center
203A
Description :

The workshop will provide an overview of best practices in the graphical presentation of quantitative information, emphasizing the need for clarity, fairness, and efficiency. The purpose of data visualization is to display data impartially in order to uncover the ‘stories’ data have to tell. Attendees will learn to adopt practices that enhance effective portrayal of these stories and to avoid those that interfere. Guidelines for choosing chart styles, highlighting key data patterns, and more will be presented. Examples of poor practices lurking in popular graphical software features will be included.

Sponsors :
ALA
ALA-ORS
10:30am - 12:00pm
CANCELLED: Adrenaline Rush @ Belgrade City Library Program Anaheim Convention Center
207A
Description :

Belgrade City Library (BCL) represents the largest public library network in Southeast Europe. Despite the economic crisis, BCL reached a record number of members in 2010 and overcame a number of challenges.To fulfill ever-changing patrons’ needs, BCL needed to provide staff with the skills and support they need to do their jobs effectively. This is a showcase of what happened behind-the-scenes: where professionals find their inspiration and how they carve new paths in library development.

10:30am - 12:00pm
CANCELLED: Digital Literacy at the Front Lines of Library Service: Issues, challenges, and opportunities Program Anaheim Convention Center
202B
Description :

Digital literacy is the ability to use information and communication technologies to find, evaluate, create, and communicate information. Librarians serving diverse, underserved communities are regularly confronted with digital literacy dilemmas. In addition to providing access to technology and basic and increasingly creative instruction, they must address the boundaries of patron privacy, the increasing importance of adaptive technology, and the complex issues around digital citizenship. Panelists will address these issues and begin a national conversation. Sponsored by ALA's Committee on Literacy, OITP Digital Literacy Task Force, the OLOS Advisory Committee, and PLA.

10:30am - 12:00pm
CANCELLED: I Have My Eye On You: The Impact of Pervasive Government Surveillance on Our Rights and Liberties Anaheim Convention Center
201D
Description :

In the name of increased security, governments are turning to pervasive, warrantless, suspicionless surveillance to track individuals' activities in both the public and private realm, posing a very real threat to our rights of free speech, privacy, and free association. Join our panelists in exploring the tools of the new surveillance regime, such as data mining, security cameras, locational tracking, and biometric identifiers and learn about their potential for abuse and the need to establish a system of transparency and accountability to protect our civil liberties.

Monday, June 25 - 1:00pm

1:30pm - 3:30pm
CANCELLED: Reaching Beyond Bricks and Mortar to Empower Student Success Affiliate Event Embassy Suites Anaheim South
Landmark Ballroom Salon A
Description :

Is your library considering using voice-over IP (VoIP) to provide information literacy instruction? This session will address instructional models and applications used to provide library instruction online and embed information literacy into course.

Sponsors :
AFL
AFL-BCALA