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Friday, June 26 - 12:00pm

12:00pm - 2:30pm
ALA & Council Incoming Committee Chair Strategic Leadership Meeting [Closed] Marriott Marquis San Francisco
Golden Gate C2
Description :

This is a meeting for the incoming ALA & Council Committee Chairs and the ALA President-elect

Interests :
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
Closed :
Exclusive to group members

Friday, June 26 - 2:00pm

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

Saturday, June 27 - 6:30am

6:30am - 7:30am
ALA Prompt Book Meeting I [Closed] Discussion/Interest group Marriott Marquis San Francisco
Courtney Young's Suite
Description :

ALA president and others meet to review Council agenda and script prior to each ALA Council meeting.

Sponsors :
Closed :
Exclusive to group members

Saturday, June 27 - 8:00am

8:00am - 10:30am
ALA Council Orientation for New and Reelected Councilors Moscone Convention Center
134-135 (N)
Description :

"How to" orientation session for new and reelected councilors.

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Saturday, June 27 - 8:30am

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

Saturday, June 27 - 10:30am

10:30am - 11:30am
DiverseZineties; Promoting Diversity and Self-discovery Through Making Zines with Teens Program Moscone Convention Center
3007 (W)
Description :

Making zines (self- published magazines) encourages educators and students to collaborate, create, discuss and share diverse stories. This workshop helps teens explore their own backgrounds and teaches them skills of self-expression, self-discovery and self-esteem. We’ll cover a short history of zines, and tips for making a master-copy zine that can be photocopied. Participants will leave with a template for making a mini-zine, a list of diverse zine resources, and plenty of tricks and sass for zine making and for sharing zine making skills with teens to foster diversity. Taught by Cathy Camper, Lowriders in Space author, and zine librarian.

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
10:30am - 11:30am
Executive Board Meeting (ACRL AAMES) [Closed] Committee meeting Hilton San Francisco Union Square
Union Square 12
Description :

This is a meeting for the executive board members to get together to report work has been done in the past year and discuss plans for the future.

Closed :
Exclusive to group members
10:30am - 12:00pm
DETROIT MEETS THE WORLD OF MANGA Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Poster Session - Poster 24
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Saturday, June 27 - 12:30pm

12:30pm - 2:00pm
Expedition Information Literacy: Adventures in Puppetry & Library Instruction Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Poster Session - Poster 20
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Saturday, June 27 - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 2:30pm
2016 Nominating Committee I (ALSC) [Closed] Committee meeting Moscone Convention Center
218 (S)
Description :

ALSC Nominating committee meeting.

Closed :
Exclusive to group members

Saturday, June 27 - 2:30pm

2:30pm - 4:00pm
Making it with Rural Libraries: The New Mexico Makerstate Initiative Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Poster Session - Poster 5
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Saturday, June 27 - 3:00pm

3:00pm - 4:30pm
ALA Council/Executive Board/Membership Information Session Other Moscone Convention Center
134-135 (N)
Description :

This meeting is held in accordance with ALA Policy A.4.2.5.2, which calls for at least one session of the ALA Council to be held with the Executive Board prior to the regular meetings of Council. Any member of the Association may participate in this information session.

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Saturday, June 27 - 4:30pm

4:30pm - 5:30pm
ALA Membership Meeting Other Moscone Convention Center
134-135 (N)
Description :

In accordance with ALA Policy: "A membership meeting shall be held during the first two days of the Annual Conference..."

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Sunday, June 28 - 10:30am

10:30am - 11:30am
2016 Nominating Committee II (ALSC) [Closed] Committee meeting Moscone Convention Center
218 (S)
Description :

ALSC Nominating Committee meeting.

Closed :
Exclusive to group members
10:30am - 12:00pm
Excellent library! – A Holistic Quality Model and Certificate for Transforming Libraries: Concept and Experiences from Germany Moscone Convention Center
Exhibit Hall - Poster Session - Poster 16
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Sunday, June 28 - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 2:00pm
GWLA Student Learning Outcomes Task Force [Closed] Affiliate Event InterContinental San Francisco
Fremont
Description :

This is a meeting for the GWLA SLO task force

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
Closed :
Exclusive to group members
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Best of the Best AAUP (AASL) Author Event Marriott Marquis San Francisco
Club Room
Description :

University presses represent an often-undiscovered gold mine of resources for school and public libraries. Hear the authors of two university press titles—Rose Eichenbaum, author of “The Director Within: Storytellers of Stage and Screen” published by Wesleyan , and Lee Wilson, author of “Rebel on Pointe: A Memoir of Ballet and Broadway” published by University Press of Florida—discuss their works. Also, three librarians from AASL and RUSA/CODES will present titles they selected as "the best" university press titles this year.

1:00pm - 2:30pm
NEH’s Latino Americans: 500 Years of History, Session 3 - Model Program and Breakout Sessions for Grantees [Closed] Program Hilton San Francisco Union Square
Franciscan A/B
Description :

NEH's Latino Americans was developed in partnership with ALA to support the public’s exploration of the history and experiences of Latinos in the United States over the last 500 years. Offered only to recipients of the NEH/ALA grant, this session will involve participants in a scholar-led viewing and discussion model program, and will provide opportunities for project directors to connect and share their programming ideas, marketing plans, outreach strategies, and more.

Speakers:
-Lainie Castle, Project Director, ALA Public Programs Office
-Eva Caldera, NEH Assistant Chairman for Partnership and Strategic Initiatives
-Monica Chapa-Domercq, Principal Librarian for Adult Services, Oceanside Public Library
-David Montejano, Professor, Department of Ethnic Studies, University of California, Berkeley

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
Closed :
Exclusive to group members

Sunday, June 28 - 8:30pm

8:30pm - 10:00pm
ALA Council Forum I Forum/Update/Assembly Marriott Marquis San Francisco
Golden Gate C1
Description :

This meeting allows councilors an opportunity to discuss issues that they will face during this conference.

Sponsors :

Tuesday, June 30 - 7:30am

7:45am - 9:15am
ALA Council III 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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