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Sunday, June 28 - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Top Technology Trends Program Moscone Convention Center
3014-3016 (W)
Description :

This program features our ongoing roundtable discussion about trends and advances in library technology by a panel of LITA technology experts. The panelists will describe changes and advances in technology that they see having an impact on the library world, and suggest what libraries might do to take advantage of these trends. More information on Top Tech Trends: http://ala.org/lita/ttt

Sunday, June 28 - 2:30pm

2:30pm - 4:00pm
23 Mobile Things @ NEFLIN – Exploring Mobile Apps for Library Services Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Poster Session - Poster 15
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
2:30pm - 4:00pm
3D Printers in Library Learning Spaces Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Poster Session - Poster 1
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Building the Future of Libraries with #Homemade Digital Tools Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Poster Session - Poster 19
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Can You Print That? Collaborative 3D Printing Projects Drive Curricular Innovation Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Poster Session - Poster 9
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Free Web App Trello: Your Key to Institutional Memory in Your Subject Librarian Role Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Poster Session - Poster 5
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Glossopoeia: The Preservation and Maintenance Tolkien's Fictional Languages Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Poster Session - Poster 23
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Predicting user data needs in an innovative way using altmetrics Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Poster Session - Poster 12
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Replacing the Tour Guide With a Cell Phone: A Comparison of a Guided and a Self-Guided Library Tour Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Poster Session - Poster 13
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Sunday, June 28 - 3:00pm

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Drones and Robots for Reference? (RUSA-MARS) Discussion/Interest group Moscone Convention Center
3000 (W)
Description :

Discussion of Emerging Technologies in Reference Services

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Examining Discovery Platforms within the New Framework of Information Literacy Discussion/Interest group Moscone Convention Center
133 (N)
Description :

This discussion forum will explore the innovative ways that librarians have used Discovery Tools for information literacy and pose possibilities for the future. As the new Information Literacy Framework is unrolled, this forum will consider how instruction overviews of discovery tools have changed or may change in the future. Presenters will briefly explain how they have updated their instructional presentations of discovery tools over time. Participants are encouraged to discuss these topics further details and add their own insight.

3:00pm - 4:00pm
LITA Awards Presentation and Presidents Program Presidents program Moscone Convention Center
3014-3016 (W)
Description :

LITA President Rachel Vacek welcomes Louis Rosenfeld to present on the latest cutting edge issues of concern to technology librarians. Lou Rosenfeld has been instrumental in helping establish the fields of information architecture and user experience, and in articulating the role and value of librarianship within those fields. Lou is co-author of Information Architecture for the World Wide Web (O’Reilly; 4th edition to be published in 2015) and Search Analytics for Your Site (Rosenfeld Media, 2011), co-founder of the Information Architecture Institute and the Information Architecture Summit and Enterprise UX conferences, and a former columnist for Internet World, CIO, and Web Review magazines.

Lou founded the ground-breaking information architecture consultancy Argus Associates in the early 1990s. As an independent consultant, he has helped a variety of large and highly-political enterprises make their information more findable, including Caterpillar, PayPal, Ford, AT&T, the Centers for Disease Control, Accenture, and the NCAA. Lou now manages Rosenfeld Media, which publishes some of the best-loved books in user experience, produces UX events, and equips UX teams with coaching and training. Follow Lou @louisrosenfeld

3:00pm - 4:00pm
LITA Emerging Technologies Interest Group Discussion Discussion/Interest group Moscone Convention Center
236-238 (S)
Description :

N/A

Interests :
3:00pm - 4:00pm
PPR: Promoting and Programming in Academic Libraries Program Moscone Convention Center
2024 (W)
Description :

After years of obtaining films with PPR (Public Performance Rights) many libraries have acquired quite a collection. How do we communicate to faculty, students and student organizations that we have these films that offer another lens to investigate subjects and topics?

Our panel of academic librarians and media distributors will share their experiences and lessons learned, and open up the discussion for Q&A.

Sunday, June 28 - 4:30pm

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Anthropology Librarians Discussion Group (ACRL ANSS) Discussion/Interest group Hilton San Francisco Union Square
Union Square 17 & 18
Description :

Open forum for discussion amongst librarians working in and with researchers in the field of Anthropology. Invited speakers TBD.

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Now You're Talking: Tools to Utilize for Virtual Services (RUSA-MARS) Discussion/Interest group Moscone Convention Center
120 (N)
Description :

This discussion will focus on various tools that libraries can utilize in implementing virtual reference services that include IM, texting, email and video products. The discussion will include learning about virtual services technologies and trends. Those in attendance will have an opportunity to share their experiences and to ask questions of other librarians. If you are considering implementing virtual reference services in your library or you would like to learn more about what has worked and not worked for other libraries, this is an opportunity to gain insight on options for implementing virtual reference services in your library.

4:30pm - 5:30pm
What's Next for the Digital Public Library of America Program Moscone Convention Center
131 (N)
Description :

After a busy first two years of bringing together the collections of America's libraries, archives, and museums, the Digital Public Library of America is looking ahead to the next few years and some important strategic initiatives. DPLA will seek to complete its national network of hubs, work to simplify and harmonize right statements, make an effort to improve the landscape for ebooks, and create new technical infrastructure. DPLA staff will briefly detail some of these efforts, and will respond to questions from the audience. There will be ample time to mingle and interact with the staff and others from the DPLA community who are attending the ALA Annual meeting.

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Monday, June 29 - 8:30am

8:30am - 10:00am
Robot Invasion: How librarians in school, public and academic libraries are educating with robots. Program Moscone Convention Center
2009 (W)
Description :

As libraries throughout the country look to be places of making and learning, movements like hour of code promote that computer programming will soon be as important as reading. Robotics education helps students build STEAM, 21st Century, and coding skills in collaborative, creative environments. Our panel of school, public and academic librarians include: Christy Cochran/ Library & Information Specialist/ Murchison Middle School/ Austin, TX; Eric Hannan/ Teen Services Librarian/ San Francisco Public Library; Tod Colegrove/ Head of DeLaMare Science and Engineering Library/University of Nevada, Reno; Michael Cherry/ Teen and Youth Librarian/ Evansville Vanderburgh Public Library/ Evansville, IN; Ryan Paulsen/ Library Media Specialist/ New Rochelle High School/ New Rochelle, NY; Sarah Kepple/ Chief Learning Strategist/ Gigalearn Library Consulting/ Cleveland, OH who have coached robotics teams, circulated gear and led classes. They will share their experiences, and help attendees get started with robots.

Monday, June 29 - 10:30am

10:30am - 11:30am
Digital Archiving for Humans Program Moscone Convention Center
120 (N)
Description :

Socializing the archive! Hear about the overlaps and differences between traditional archives and digital startups engaging the social web to make material more interoperable, searchable and usable.

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
10:30am - 11:30am
Joint Executive Committee Meeting (RUSA-MARS/RSS)) Committee meeting Moscone Convention Center
234 (S)
Description :

Joint meeting of the MARS and RSS executive committees.

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