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Format: 11/18/2017 - 8pm
Format: 11/18/2017 - 8pm
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Friday, June 28 - 9:00am

9:00am - 3:00pm
ProQuest User Group Meeting [Closed] Exhibitor session Sheraton Chicago
Chicago Ballroom 06
Description :

Meeting for current users of ProQuest solutions featuring a keynote speaker focusing on current trends in the library landscape. Small breakout sessions will include SummonCamp for current clients of the Summon service and an update session for RefWorks clients as well as sessions focused on specific topics and other products or services.

Come share your innovative uses of our products and services, your creative solutions, and your insights and learn from the experiences of others.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
Closed :
Exclusive to group members
9:00am - 4:00pm
Discovery to Delivery: Rethinking Resource Sharing [$] Preconference/Institute McCormick Place Convention Center
S404a
Description :

Patron discovery already takes place at any time and anywhere. New models are evolving. Delivery is also changing rapidly. Libraries are filling millions of requests through multiple channels, e.g. physical delivery, online delivery, and patron selected downloads. Patron-driven collection development is growing in popularity. Vendors are reacting and changing too. Trends and technologies in areas from discovery to delivery and a vision for the future will be discussed. The day will end with small group discussions among participants and presenters.

This event is made possible with sponsorship support from OCLC and Relais.

A separate ticket is required in order to attend this event. Register now at http://ala13.ala.org/register-now. Tickets will not be available at the door.

REGISTRATION ENDS JUNE 21!

Rates: ALA Member , $199. ASCLA Member: $169. Retired or Student Member: $149. Non-Member, $219.

Cost :
189
9:00am - 4:00pm
ISS Tour [$] Ticketed event Offsite Location
Off Site
Description :

Join the the Annual Independent School Section (ISS) for a daytime tour of independent schools in the Chicagoland area. The ISS Tour will feature a lower, middle and upper school library program. Departing from McCormick place, attendees are sure to have a variety of insights!

Lunch is included for all attendees.

Cost :
58.00
9:00am - 4:00pm
LLAMA/UFL Preconference "Raising $: Process and People" [$] Preconference/Institute, Ticketed event McCormick Place Convention Center
S102a
Description :

Whether a beginner or seasoned veteran, you will learn about the critical components of successful fundraising at this interactive session. Panel sessions include capital campaigns and how to identify potential donors, and building effective relationships with Friends and foundations. During speed consulting you will get your questions answered by the pros on topics such as planned giving, starting a foundation, annual fund drives, recruiting for your board, and understanding members versus donors.

Interests :
Cost :
ALA member $200; LLAMA member $150; Student member $95; Non-member $250

Friday, June 28 - 9:30am

9:30am - 12:00pm
OITP Advisory Committee Meeting I Committee meeting Hyatt Regency McCormick Place
Burnham 23A-C
Description :

Committee meeting

9:30am - 12:30pm
Archive House: Special Collections Tour and Conversation Other Offsite Location
Archive House
Description :

Chicago-based artist Theaster Gates http://whitecube.com/artists/theaster_gates/ has received international acclaim for the alternative cultural spaces he is creating on the city's South Side. With the installation of historic archives in formerly abandoned homes on South Dorchester Avenue, Gates is creating new models for sustainable design and community engagement. 'Archive House' is home to a collection of over 14,000 architecture and design books, 60,000 glass lantern art history slides, and other media. Come for a tour of the renovated buildings with Gates' non-profit organization Rebuild Foundation http://rebuild-foundation.org/ and help to brainstorm new models of community programming around special collections. The free bus tour will accommodate 56 passengers and depart from the west entrance of The Harold Washington Library Center on 401 S. Plymouth Court. Please register at tour@chipublib.org to reserve your seat.

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
9:30am - 4:00pm
Chapter Leaders Forum [Closed] Affiliate Event, Ticketed event Palmer House Hilton
Spire Parlor
Description :

The Chapter Leaders Forum, presented by the ALA Chapter Relations Committee at each ALA Midwinter and Annual, provides a great opportunity for Chapter Leaders (especially incoming leaders) to meet and discuss a full agenda on topics to help prepare them to lead an association. Topics have included Membership Development and Retention, New Revenue Ideas, Social Media, and Advocacy. This event requires advance registration and includes lunch.

Interests :
Closed :
Exclusive to group members

Friday, June 28 - 10:00am

10:00am - 12:00pm
Board of Directors (LITA) Governance/Membership Meeting McCormick Place Convention Center
S503b
Description :

LITA Board of Directors

10:00am - 12:00pm
CANCELLED NISO Open Discovery Initiative Working Group [Closed] Committee meeting McCormick Place Convention Center
N136
Description :

NISO Open Discovery Initiative Working Group

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
Closed :
Exclusive to group members
10:00am - 12:00pm
Chicago Public Library: YOUmedia Survey Other Offsite Location
Harold Washington Library Center
Description :

The Director of the Chicago Public Library’s Award-winning YOUmedia offers a programming survey of the recent partnerships and collaborations at the Harold Washington Library Center.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
10:00am - 3:00pm
80 is the New 30! Learn How Public Libraries are Delivering Proven, Inspiring and Transformative Arts Programs for Today's Older Adults [$] Preconference/Institute McCormick Place Convention Center
S401a
Description :

Today's older adults are ready to be engaged, social, and creative, and libraries are ideal venues for Creative Aging programming. Join us and learn best practices and delivery methods for this successful, affordable program model for partnerships between urban, rural and suburban libraries and professional teaching artists, developed by Lifetime Arts, Inc. Partnering library systems include: Boston, Brooklyn, Dallas, Miami-Dade, and New York Public and Clinton Essex Franklin and Westchester Library Systems. Workshop includes lunch.

Sponsors :
ALA
ALA Public Programs Office (PPO)
Cost :
ALA Member Early Bird & Advance: $175; Retired and Student Members, Early Bird & Advance: $160; Non-member Early Bird & Advance: $200; ALA Regular, Student and Retired On-site: $200; Non-member On-site: $250

Friday, June 28 - 10:30am

10:30am - 11:30am
Executive I (YALSA) Committee meeting McCormick Place Convention Center
S504bc
10:30am - 11:30am
Public Libraries Advisory Committee Meeting (PLA) Committee meeting McCormick Place Convention Center
N129
Description :

The Public Libraries (Journal) Advisory Committee meets. http://publiclibrariesonline.org

10:30am - 12:00pm
Alliance for Association Excellence (AASL) Other Hyatt Regency McCormick Place
Boardroom 4
Description :

Meeting of the AASL Alliance for Association Excellence Committee.

10:30am - 12:00pm
FRBR Interest Group Discussion/Interest group McCormick Place Convention Center
S501d
Description :

Loving and leaving FRBR

The ALCTS FRBR IG invites you to a managed discussion on the effect Functional Requirements of Bibliographic Records (FRBR) has had on cataloging thought and practices. We'll discuss the pros and cons of trying to fit existing bibliographic data into the FRBR model, and the use of FRBR as the organizing structure of Resource Description and Access (RDA). Debra Shapiro, an instructor at University of WI-Madison School of Library & Information Studies, and co-chair of the IG, will present a few short remarks to kick off table discussions. The discussion will be followed by a short business meeting.

10:30am - 12:00pm
OCLC Enhance Sharing Session Exhibitor session McCormick Place Convention Center
N127
Description :

The Enhance Sharing Session is a forum for Q&A and for the exchange of information concerning OCLC's Enhance program and Expert Community.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event
10:30am - 12:00pm
Round Table Coordinating Assembly Committee meeting McCormick Place Convention Center
S504a
Description :

n/a

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
10:30am - 12:30pm
Board Orientation (ACRL) [Closed] Committee meeting Hyatt Regency Chicago
Gold Coast
Description :

Orientation for the 2013-14 ACRL Board of Directors

Closed :
Exclusive to group members
10:30am - 12:30pm
Intellectual Freedom Committee II Committee meeting Palmer House Hilton
Water Tower Parlor
Description :

Intellectual Freedom Committee II

Friday, June 28 - 11:00am

11:00am - 12:00pm
Breaking Out: Veronica Roth and Debut Authors from The Class of 2k13 Discuss Their Upcoming Books Exhibitor session Hilton Chicago
Waldorf Room
Description :

Come hear NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author Veronica Roth and debut authors from The Class of 2k13 talk about their exciting new books. This is your chance to meet the potential stars of tomorrow, today. This session will include a brief question and answer period AND a teen fiction trivia contest (librarians vs. authors) for fabulous prizes! Panelists include: K.A. Barson, 45 POUNDS, MORE OR LESS (YA Contemporary); Caela Carter, ME, HIM THEM AND IT (YA Contemporary); Debra Driza MILA 2.0 (YA Sci/fi); Geoffrey Girard PROJECT CAIN (YA Techno-thriller); Polly Holyoke THE NEPTUNE PROJECT (MG Sci/fi); Lydia Kang CONTROL (YA Sci/fi); Stephanie Kuehn CHARM & STRANGE (YA Literary Thriller); Demitria Lunetta IN THE AFTER (YA Post-Apocalyptic); Mindy McGinnis NOT A DROP TO DRINK (YA Post-Apocalyptic); Jennifer McGowan MAID OF SECRETS (YA Historical); Nicole McInnes BRIANNA ON THE BRINK (YA Contemporary); Kate Karyus Quinn ANOTHER LITTLE PIECE (YA Literary Horror); Liesl Shurtliff RUMP, THE TRUE STORY OF RUMPELSTILTSKIN (MG Fantasy); Tara Sullivan GOLDEN BOY (MG Contemporary); Cristin Terrill ALL OUR YESTERDAYS (YA Sci/fi); Tamera Wissinger GONE FISHING (MG Novel In Verse). Our members have already garnered several good and excellent reviews from PUBLISHERS WEEKLY and four starred KIRKUS reviews. The Junior Library Guild also picked two Class of 2k13 books for its spring catalogue.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

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