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Format: 2017-12-13T14
Format: 2017-12-13T14
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Saturday, June 27 - 8:30am

8:30am - 11:30am
Bibliographic Standards Committee Meeting (ACRL RBMS) Committee meeting Hilton San Francisco Union Square
Yosemite A
Description :

Meeting of the RBMS Bibliographic Standards Committee

8:30am - 11:30am
CANCELLED AWE Customer Breakfast [Closed] Exhibitor session Westin St. Francis
Elizabethan B
Description :

AWE Customer Breakfast

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
Closed :
Exclusive to group members
8:30am - 11:30am
Chief Collection Development Officers of Large Research Libraries Interest Group Discussion/Interest group Hilton San Francisco Union Square
Grand BR A
Description :

Meeting of Collection Big Heads

8:30am - 11:30am
Exhibition Awards Committee Meeting (ACRL RBMS) Committee meeting Hilton San Francisco Union Square
Union Square 11
Description :

Open meeting of the RBMS Exhibition Awards Committee

Interests :
8:30am - 11:30am
IRC/IRRT All Subcommittee Meeting Committee meeting Westin St. Francis
Tower Salon A & B
Description :

Meeting of all the International Relations Round Table (IRRT) and the International Relations Committee (IRC) subcommittees.

Sponsors :
American Library Association (ALA)
8:30am - 11:30am
Leadership & ALSC Other Parc 55 San Francisco
Embarcadero
Description :

ALSC committee chairs will meet with their Priority Group Consultants, along with hearing what's new in ALSC from President Ellen Riordan.

8:30am - 11:30am
LSSIRT Steering Committee Committee meeting Moscone Convention Center
272 (S)
Description :

Meeting of the Steering Committee of the Library Support Staff Interests Round Table (LSSIRT) and general membership meeting. Steering committee includes chairs of all LSSIRT committees

Interests :
8:30am - 11:30am
Preservation Administrators Interest Group Discussion/Interest group Hotel Nikko
Monterey
Description :

The session will feature speakers on a range of topics related to preservation.

8:30am - 11:30am
Program Committee I Committee meeting Hilton San Francisco Union Square
Van Ness Room
Description :

meeting of the committee

Sponsors :
8:30am - 11:30am
Security Committee Meeting (ACRL RBMS) Committee meeting Hilton San Francisco Union Square
Union Square 25
Description :

Meeting of the RBMS Security Committee

Interests :
8:30am - 12:00pm
Notable Books Council [Closed] Other Hotel Nikko
Lincoln Boardroom
Description :

The committee meets to compile an annual list of Notable Books for use by the general reader and librarians who work with adult readers.

Closed :
Exclusive to group members
8:30am - 5:00pm
Standards Presenter Team [Closed] Other Hilton San Francisco Union Square
Union Square 05 & 06
Description :

Meeting of the Standards Presenter Team

Closed :
Exclusive to group members

Saturday, June 27 - 9:00am

9:00am - 9:30am
Meet the Authors: Mark Langan (IBPA) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 3208
Description :

Busting Bad Guys: My True Crime Stories of Bookies, Drug Dealers and Ladies of the Night
Retired Undercover Narcotics Cop shares true crime stories about working the seamier sides of Omaha.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
9:00am - 9:30am
Meet the Authors: Mary Pat Kelly (Tor/Forge Books) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 1013
Description :

Of Irish Blood
"Inspired by the life of the author's (Galway Bay) great-aunt, Nora's story is a broad sweeping historical saga; what sets it apart from other novels about the Irish War of Independence is its feisty character development, feminist viewpoint, and excellent writing." -Library Journal, starred review

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
9:00am - 10:00am
Graphic Novel / Gaming Stage - Paizo: Pathfinder Organized Play in Your Library Other Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Graphic Novel/Gaming Stage
Description :

Paizo, Inc. has the world’s largest roleplaying organized play network in the world. As times change, libraries are looking for alternatives to bring in visitors. Young people are reading less and playing games more. The Pathfinder roleplaying game not only encourages kids to read, it fostered cooperative play, goal setting, and goal evaluation. More and more libraries are running the Pathfinder roleplaying game, attracting a younger audience, and exploring new ways to educate and enlighten. Learn more about the Pathfinder gaming
network.

Sponsored by Paizo

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
9:00am - 10:00am
Meet the Authors: Alma Flor Ada & Gabriel M. Zubizarreta (Simon & Schuster, Inc.) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 1103/1104
Description :

Love, Amalia
Amalia deals with loss while learning about love and her cultural heritage in this tender tale from acclaimed authors Alma Flor Ada and Gabriel M. Zubizarreta.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
9:00am - 10:00am
Meet the Authors: Alma Flor Ada (Simon & Schuster, Inc.) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 1103/1104
Description :

Island Treasures
The author of My Name Is María Isabel offers an inspiring look at her childhood in Cuba in this collection that includes Where the Flame Trees Bloom, Under the Royal Palms, five new stories, and more.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
9:00am - 10:00am
Meet the Authors: Carol Lynch Williams (Blink) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 3111
Description :

Never Said
Fifteen-year-old fraternal twins Annie and Sarah are sisters, but that is where their interaction ends. Then Annie begins to withdraw from the family, forcing Sarah to investigate why—and the abuse she uncovers changes their relationship forever.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
9:00am - 10:00am
Meet the Authors: Catherine Linka (Macmillan Adult) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 1009
Description :

A Girl Undone
On the run with deadly government secrets, Avie must decide if she can live up to her name and truly become fearless for the cause or if it's better to just give in.

The sequel and explosive conclusion to A Girl Called Fearless.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
9:00am - 10:00am
Meet the Authors: Cecilia M. Fernandez (International Latino Book Awards) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 3138
Description :

Leaving Little Havana: A Memoir of Miami's Cuban Ghetto
The memoir tells the story of a girl uprooted from her comfortable Cuban home and dropped in a low-income Miami neighborhood after a communist revolution. Neglected by her philandering father and mentally ill mother, she struggles to find a place of her own in America.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

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