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Monday, June 29 - 8:30am

8:30am - 11:30am
ALA Council II Other Moscone Convention Center
134-135 (N)
Description :

This is a meeting of the governing and policy-making body of the Association.

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8:30am - 11:30am
Board Meeting (RUSA STARS) Committee meeting Moscone Convention Center
272 (S)
Description :

STARS Executive, Committee Chairs, Reps to RUSA Committees, and ex officio.

Interests :
8:30am - 11:30am
Committee on Cataloging: Description and Access II Committee meeting Parc 55 San Francisco
Embarcadero
Description :

Second meeting of CCDA

8:30am - 11:30am
Executive Committee Meeting (ACRL RBMS) Committee meeting Hilton San Francisco Union Square
Continental 5
Description :

A meeting of the Executive Committee of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Section (RBMS) of ACRL, where the business of the section and its committees, discussion groups, and task forces is discussed. Basic reports provided at Information Exchange are not repeated here; only old and new business requiring attention and action items are addressed.

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8:30am - 12:30pm
Membership and Executive Board Meeting (VRT) Committee meeting Moscone Convention Center
124 (N)
Description :

Please join the Video Round Table's (VRT) Executive Officers and Board in this open business meeting. VRT members and nonmembers are welcome.

8:30am - 5:30pm
Immersion Faculty [Closed] Committee meeting Hilton San Francisco Union Square
Union Square 13
Description :

Meeting of the Immersion Faculty

Closed :
Exclusive to group members

Monday, June 29 - 9:00am

9:00am - 10:00am
Booklist’s Read ‘n Rave Program Moscone Convention Center
122 (N)
Description :

Everyone gets excited by the new ARCs available at conference. Come hear six collection development specialists rave about their favorite titles gathered from the exhibit floor. This lively panel, co-organized by Booklist and the AAP, will feature librarians Stephanie Chase (Hillsboro Public); Naphtali Faris (KCPL); Alene Moroni (King County); Kaite Mediatore Stover (KCPL); Stephen Sposato (Chicago Public); and David Wright (Seattle Public). Moderated by Rebecca Vnuk, Booklist’s editor for Reference and Collection Management.

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
9:00am - 10:00am
Graphic Novel / Gaming Stage - Joshua Hale Fialkov: The Bunker Other Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Graphic Novel/Gaming Stage
Description :

As a Harvey, Eisner, and Emmy Award nominated writer of graphic novels, animation, video games, film and television, some of his works include "Elk's Run", "The Life After", and "Afro Samurai". He will focus this discussion on "The Bunker", and though they've been warned against making the wrong choices...How do they know what the right ones are?

Sponsored by Oni Press

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
9:00am - 10:00am
Meet the Authors: A. E. Wright (International Latino Book Awards) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 3138
Description :

The Audacious Little Princesses
Award Winning Author from the International Latino Book Awards.

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

America Don't You Know Me? I'm Your Native Son: Geronimo
This book is non-fiction. This story of Geronimo, reveals information that allows us to understand why Geronimo, America’s most famous warrior, continues to impact cultures throughout the world. Learn why Americas’ conflicted psyche continues to view him as our most revered yet reviled warrior.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
9:00am - 10:00am
Meet the Authors: Donald Crews (HarperCollins Children's Books) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 3100
Description :

Freight Train
Presented in blocks of brilliant colors, the multihued train in this Caldecott Honor book undertakes a dazzling journey before disappearing from the final page. From the 2015 Wilder Award Winner, Donald Crews.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
9:00am - 10:00am
Meet the Authors: Ginny Rorby (Scholastic) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 3224
Description :

How to Speak Dolphin
Grades 3-5

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
9:00am - 10:00am
Meet the Authors: Kate Moore (Romance Writers of America) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 3142
Description :

Ring of Truth
A trilogy of fast-paced contemporary romances set in San Francisco.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
9:00am - 10:00am
Meet the Authors: Kate White (HarperCollins Publishers) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 3101
Description :

The Wrong Man
New York Times bestselling author of EYES ON YOU and THE SIXES delivers a compelling thriller of mistaken identity and psychological suspense about an accomplished career woman who thinks she’s met the man of her dreams—but instead he turns out to be her worst nightmare

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

The National Latino & American Indian Scholarship Directory
Your guide to nearly a billion dollars worth of scholarships. The book also includes articles on how to succeed in college, find the right career for you, and great insights from 70 leaders.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
9:00am - 10:00am
Meet the Authors: Lauren Castillo (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 1127
Description :

Nana in the City
In this magical, Caldecott Honor picture book, a young boy visits his nana and is frightened to find that the city where she lives is filled with noise and crowds and scary things. Then his Nana makes him a special cape to help him be brave, and soon the everyday sights and sounds of the city are not scary, but wonderful.

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

Creando Puentes de Comprension - Mi Conquista por la Unidad y la Paz
Non-Fiction in Spanish. This is a fascinating story of a passionate and warm-hearted woman determined to live her dream and learn all from the world around her. It will inspire and encourage you to be true to your vision and give back in full measure.

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

The Distance Between Us
Award Winning Author from the International Latino Book Awards.

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

Five, Six, Seven, Nate!
Encore! Nate Foster’s Broadway dreams are finally coming true in this sequel to Better Nate Than Ever that Publishers Weekly calls a “funny, tender coming-of-age story.” A 2015 Odyssey Honor!

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
9:00am - 10:00am
Meet the Authors: Tricia Stirling (Scholastic) Author Event Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Booth 3224
Description :

When My Heart Was Wicked
Young Adult

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

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