Reading into the Future: Tips and Tools for Staying on Top of the Book World

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Saturday, June 27, 2015 -
10:30am to 11:30am

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Presenters: 
Moderator: Stephen Sposato, Manager, Content Curation, Chicago Public Library
Speaker: David Wright, Reader Services Librarian, Seattle Public Library
Speaker: Nora Rawlinson, Co-founder and Editor, EarlyWord
Speaker: Stephanie Anderson, Head of Reader Services, Darien Library (CT)
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It’s a big book world, and someone’s gotta read it. Keeping up with the burgeoning world of publishing and popular culture can appear daunting, but it can be done! Be the first to know (instead of the last to hear) about reading trends and hot new titles.Join a panel of experts who will share practical techniques and invaluable resources to help you keep up with the current literary scene. Learn strategies to maximize your reading time, stay ahead of your patrons, and position yourself as a crucial literary resource in your library community.

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Session Materials: 
ALA 2015 Reading Into the Future Slides Part 2.pptx - Uploaded by David Wright (Jun 26, 2015 - 9.2 MB
ALA 2015 Reading Into the Future Slides Part 1.pptx - Uploaded by David Wright (Jun 26, 2015 - 12.01 MB
Word_Cloud_Final_-_DL_Logo_Handout.pdf - Uploaded by David Wright (Jun 25, 2015 - 3.2 MB
ReadingIntotheFutureHandoutAddendumResources..pdf - Uploaded by David Wright (Jun 25, 2015 - 98.17 KB
Future Reading Handout #alaac15RA.pdf - Uploaded by David Wright (Jun 25, 2015 - 56.76 KB
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Friday, May 22, 2015 - 3:11pm PDT
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