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Friday, June 26 - 8:00am

8:00am - 1:00pm
Leading from Any Position: Libraries which are Leaders in their Communities and Librarians who Lead-IRRT Preconference [$] Preconference/Institute, Ticketed event Moscone Convention Center
122 (N)
Description :

The library profession is constantly adjusting to new technical developments, standards and innovative new services. These changes may occur without additional funding, or in an environment where the relevance of library services may not be widely known, or may be questioned as larger institutions face rethinking of structures. Libraries need to be leaders in their communities in order to ensure they are full participants in the future of those communities. Learn how librarians from around the world are addressing how to lead and how to nurture leadership of both individuals and libraries. (Session includes lunch)

Cost :
90

Friday, June 26 - 9:30am

9:30am - 4:00pm
Nuts & Bolts for Trustees, Friends and Foundations Discussion/Interest group Westin St. Francis
California East BR
Description :

Library Trustees, Friends groups, Foundations, and staff are invited to join a day of information and resource sharing, roundtable discussions, and learning opportunities. Coffee and meet & greet will begin at 9:30 a.m., with the program starting at 10 a.m. The morning will feature breakout sessions with presentations geared specifically for Friends, Trustees, and Foundations. Attendees bring their own lunch (or purchase on site) for “Lunch with an Expert,” featuring open forum roundtable discussions with experts on various topics. A keynote speaker and panel discussion will follow lunch. The day-long session is free. Please RSVP to united@ala.org. Visit http://www.ala.org/united/events_conferences/annual/workshops/workshops for the full agenda.

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 - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 4:00pm
Board of Directors Meeting I (ALSC) Committee meeting Marriott Marquis San Francisco
Yerba Buena Salon 10
Description :

Meeting of the ALSC Board of Directors.

Friday, June 26 - 3:00pm

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Emerging Leaders Poster Session and Reception Other Moscone Convention Center
3014-3016 (W)
Description :

The ALA 2015 class of Emerging Leaders will showcase their final projects at this poster session. It will be the culminating event for this class of Emerging Leaders. Since the Midwinter Meeting teams have been working virtually on projects related either to ALA units or other professional concerns. This poster session will allow each team to highlight its creative and innovative solutions for their project assignments. Emerging Leader sponsors, member guides, and all conference attendees are welcomed and encouraged to attend.

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Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Saturday, June 27 - 8:30am

8:30am - 10:00am
Community Engagement: A Case Study in Starting the Conversation Program Moscone Convention Center
2005 (W)
Description :

Urban public libraries across the country and beyond are working to develop community engagement efforts that address changing community landscapes and initiate innovative and responsive service development and community change. In 2013 The Seattle Public Library identified five service priorities and began the process of articulating a path forward for each. Community engagement principles and practices have come to the forefront on each of these priorities. Join us to hear about our vision and guiding principles for this work, progress on implementation, and lessons learned.

8:30am - 10:00am
Managing With Data: ACRLMetrics Exhibitor session, Program Marriott Marquis San Francisco
Yerba Buena Salon 05
Description :

A discussion and demonstration of ACRLMetrics for current and prospective subscribers in relation to the new "workbook" Managing With Data Presentation will highlight how ACRLMetrics can be used for advocacy, budget defense and demonstrating value.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
8:30am - 10:00am
Public Library Trustees Discussion Group Discussion/Interest group Marriott Marquis San Francisco
Pacific Suite H
Description :

Join this informal discussion group and bring your best practices to share and questions to ask of fellow Trustees from across the country.

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Saturday, June 27 - 10:30am

10:30am - 11:30am
ASCLA 101 Discussion/Interest group, First-TimeAttendeeSessions, Forum/Update/Assembly, Social event Marriott Marquis San Francisco
Yerba Buena Salon 13-15
Description :

A networking and orientation event for interested, new and current members of the Association of Specialized and Cooperative Library Agancies, (ASCLA).

10:30am - 11:30am
Emerging Leaders 2015 Wrap-Up [Closed] Other Marriott Marquis San Francisco
Golden Gate C3
Description :

This session is designed to allow the participants in the 2015 class of the Emerging Leaders an opportunity to debrief and process their experience in the program. Emerging Leader sponsors and member guides are welcomed to attend.

Interests :
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
Closed :
Exclusive to group members
10:30am - 12:00pm
ACRL President's Program: The Power of Mindset: Fostering Grit on the Way to New Roles Presidents program Moscone Convention Center
3018 (W)
Description :

The education landscape is evolving rapidly, but the stress of being pulled in different directions can be challenging. New research shows that our approach to challenges can make all the difference. How can library staff at all levels develop a growth mindset to approach the demands of new roles? Hear from Thomas Hoerr, noted author of Fostering Grit, and OCLC research scientist Constance Malpas to understand the emerging higher education landscape and to learn to embrace its challenges, celebrate mistakes, persist in the midst of setbacks, and focus on continuous learning to re-invent ourselves and our libraries.

Saturday, June 27 - 1:30pm

1:30pm - 3:30pm
Campus Administration and Leadership Discussion Group (ACRL ULS) Committee meeting, Discussion/Interest group Hilton San Francisco Union Square
Yosemite A
Description :

Addresses issues of librarians involved in all aspects of higher education and who hold positions or are interested in university-level campus administration.

Saturday, June 27 - 3:00pm

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Let’s Put UNITED into United for Libraries! Program Moscone Convention Center
2006 (W)
Description :

This is your opportunity to see how two outstanding public libraries – each with a Foundation and a Friends group – have found the way to mount a UNITED front for the overall good of their respective libraries. Speakers from the Long Beach (CA) Public Library and Nashville (TN) Public Library will talk about their experiences and best practices.

Saturday, June 27 - 4:30pm

4:30pm - 5:30pm
FRFDS Development Issues Discussion Group Discussion/Interest group Hilton San Francisco Union Square
Mason Room
Description :

FRFDS Development Issues Discussion Group

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Sunday, June 28 - 8:30am

8:30am - 9:30am
How to Work with Government Officials on Community Wide Issues Program Moscone Convention Center
2016 (W)
Description :

A panel discussion of library leaders and local officials. Discussions will center around the library as an important community partner/leader and how we can lead change in our local community.

Sunday, June 28 - 10:30am

10:30am - 11:30am
Getting a Bigger Piece of the Pie: Effective Communication with Funders & Policy Makers Program Moscone Convention Center
2005 (W)
Description :

Learn from the experts about how to get to know, communicate with, and influence those who approve your library's budget. Even in tough times, there are strategies to get your more. Featured speakers will be April Butcher, executive director of the Sacramento (Calif.) Public Library Foundation and member of the board of directors of California Public Library Advocates; Valerie Gross, CEO and president of the Howard County (Md.) Library System, and Deborah Doyle, director of development for the Friends of the San Francisco (Calif.) Library, president of the California Library Association, and United for Libraries board member.

Sunday, June 28 - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Emerging Leaders Interest Group Steering Committee Committee meeting Moscone Convention Center
276 (S)
Description :

Meeting of the Steering Committee for the Emerging Leaders Interest Group (alumni of the program).

Interests :
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Sunday, June 28 - 3:00pm

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Emerging Leaders Mix & Mingle Committee meeting Moscone Convention Center
250-262 (S)
Description :

This session provides an opportunity for all cohorts of Emerging Leaders to connect and discuss issues of interest to the group and the profession in general.

Interests :
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Sunday, June 28 - 4:30pm

4:30pm - 5:30pm
ASCLA All Committee Committee meeting Westin St. Francis
Elizabethan B
Description :

Meeting time for all committees to meet. Committees will review, recommend and plan goals, objectives, and priorities for the division as they relate to their charge and ASCLA's vision.

Monday, June 29 - 11:30am

11:30am - 1:00pm
ASCLA Board II Committee meeting Moscone Convention Center
200-212 (S)
Description :

ASCLA Board of Director meetings are open and any individual registered for the Annual Conference and may sit in on the meeting. The meeting’s topics are set aside for visitors and board members to use as an 'open forum' where anyone can share information, ask questions, etc.

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