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Friday, June 26 - 1:30pm

1:30pm - 3:30pm
International Relations Committee I Committee meeting Marriott Marquis San Francisco
Yerba Buena Salon 04
Description :

First meeting of the International Relations Committee (IRC).

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
1:30pm - 4:00pm
Executive Committee Meeting (RUSA) Committee meeting Westin St. Francis
Kent Room
Description :

Meeting of RUSA's Executive Committee; this meeting is open to Annual Conference registrants.

1:30pm - 4:30pm
OCLC Symposium Exhibitor session Marriott Marquis San Francisco
Yerba Buena Salon 07
Description :

Save the date for the OCLC Symposium at ALA Annual 2015. We’ll meet on Friday afternoon, June 26—in-person if you’ll be at ALA, or online for live-stream video participants. Join us for a thought-provoking afternoon with your colleagues, led by experts whose knowledge helps inform the future of 21st century librarianship.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Friday, June 26 - 2:00pm

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Building the New Nostalgia: Making the Case for Why Libraries Matter Program Marriott Marquis San Francisco
Yerba Buena Salon 09
Description :

The new book “BiblioTech” argues that libraries are crucial institutions for serving Americans’ 21st century information needs, but that they are also at risk. Librarians and their allies explore how we can best position libraries to thrive in the digital age by leveraging existing—and new—assets amid dwindling government support.

John Palfrey will be signing copies of BiblioTech during the ALA/ERT Exhibits Opening Reception at the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation booth #3731 from 5:30pm – 6:00pm

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
2:00pm - 3:00pm
LITA Financial Advisory Committee Committee meeting Moscone Convention Center
200 (S)
Description :

Financial Advisory Committee

2:00pm - 3:00pm
LYRASIS ArchivesSpace Hosting Services Demo Exhibitor session Marriott Marquis San Francisco
Pacific Suite C
Description :

LYRASIS ArchivesSpace Hosting Services demo will explain the benefits of being able to focus on your unique collection by using LYRASIS to host your archival description tool. This system is robust enough to manage the description of all types and sizes of archives, from a small corporate archive up to organizations with many large archives and collections.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
2:00pm - 3:30pm
ALA Accreditation Appeal Process Training Hotel Nikko
Mendocino
Description :

Experienced External Review Panelists (two or more on-site visits) and LIS faculty are invited to learn about the accreditation appeal process. People who complete this training will be eligible to serve on an Appeal Review Committee in the event of an appeal. People serving on panels where the accreditation decision could result in an appeal (initial accreditation review or review of program on conditional status) are especially encouraged to attend. The training will cover grounds for appeal, how determinations are made, and the appeal process timeline as documented in Section IV of the Accreditation Process, Policies, and Procedures (AP3).

Interests :
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Assessment in Action: Year Two Project Posters, I Other Moscone Convention Center
3006 (W)
Description :

Assessment Project Posters! Presented by the first participants in ACRL's "Assessment in Action: Academic Libraries and Student Success" program, made possible by IMLS. Librarian-led teams carried out assessment projects at their colleges and universities examining the impact of the library (instruction, reference, collections, space, and more) on student learning/success. In both sessions, teams will present posters; additional poster session is Saturday, 8:30am. Find poster abstracts at http://www/acrl.ala.org/value/

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Executive Committee Meeting I (REFORMA) Affiliate Event Grand Hyatt San Francisco
Union Square
Description :

All REFORMA members are welcome. Executive Committee members' names can be found at http://reforma.org/content.asp?pl=2&sl=10&contentid=10

Sponsors :
AFL
REFORMA (Affiliate)
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Leadership Council (ACRL) Committee meeting Hilton San Francisco Union Square
Imperial Ballroom
Description :

ACRL Leadership Council

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Taiga Forum Meeting: The Art & Science of Building Lasting Partnerships across your Institution Affiliate Event, Exhibitor session, Social event Moscone Convention Center
2004 (W)
Description :

Building long lasting partnerships across the institution, whether a university campus, community college, or small liberal arts college, is one of the most effective ways for the library to remain relevant to its constituents and engaged in the life of the campus or the larger institution.

Come to Taiga to engage in a conversation that will discuss the following questions:

• How do you make a difference on campus via collaboration with Information Technology, Office of Research, Residence Life, Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Athletics, Student Affairs, Development, as well as the Colleges, Schools, and Departments?
• What makes a good collaborator and how does one leverage collaborations to build influence?
• What are good examples of strategic collaborations that payoff for the library?
• Why is true collaboration difficult?
• How do you cultivate a culture where library staff/faculty are consistently seeking out opportunities to collaborate with purpose and strategic intent?

Taiga Social Hour

Location: Chieftain Irish Pub & Restaurant -198 5th Street @ Howard, San Francisco, CA 94103

Time: 4:00-6:00pm

Telephone:415.615.0916

For more information about the Taiga Forum see: http://taiga-forum.org/

For more information contact:

Eleanor I. Cook
Assistant Director for Discovery & Technology Services
Academic Library Services -- Joyner Library
East Carolina University
East Fifth Street
Greenville, NC 27858
252-328-2598
252-328-4834 fax
cooke@ecu.edu

Thanks to Innovative Interfaces Inc. for arranging for the space.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Friday, June 26 - 2:30pm

2:30pm - 4:00pm
E-book Consortial Group Meeting (ASCLA) Committee meeting Marriott Marquis San Francisco
Keith Fiels Suite
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Finance & Audit Committee Meeting (UNITED) Committee meeting Grand Hyatt San Francisco
Sunset B
Description :

Finance & Audit Committee Meeting (UNITED)

2:30pm - 4:00pm
International Librarians Orientation Marriott Marquis San Francisco
Golden Gate A
Description :

This is a “must-attend” session for first-time international attendees and other members from abroad. ALA members will provide an overview of ALA, the conference, exhibits and the city of San Francisco, including recommended programs and social activities. This program provides an opportunity to meet other colleagues who will help international librarians get the most from their conference experience.

2:30pm - 4:00pm
Literacy Assembly (ALA) Committee meeting Marriott Marquis San Francisco
Sierra Suite C
Description :

The ALA Literacy Assembly will meet.

Interests :
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Program for Cooperative Cataloging Program Training Exhibitor session Moscone Convention Center
125 (N)
Description :

News, information and discussion related to the training activities of the Program for Cooperative Cataloging

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Friday, June 26 - 3:00pm

3:00pm - 4:00pm
AILA Executive Board Meeting [Closed] Committee meeting Hilton San Francisco Union Square
Union Square 13
Description :

Executive Board meeting for the American Indian Library Association.

Sponsors :
AFL
American Indian Library Association (Affiliate)
Closed :
Exclusive to group members
3:00pm - 4:00pm
APA Certified Public Library Administrator Certification Review Committee (CPLA) [Closed] Committee meeting Marriott Marquis San Francisco
Pacific Suite D
Description :

Meeting of the Certified Public Library Administrator Certification Review Committee.

Sponsors :
ALA APA
ALA Allied Professional Association
Closed :
Exclusive to group members
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Bylaws Committee (GODORT) Committee meeting Moscone Convention Center
220 (S)
Description :

Discussion of GODORT Bylaws by the Bylaws Committee

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Council Orientation Committee Committee meeting Moscone Convention Center
134-135 (N)
Description :

The committee's business meeting

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

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