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Format: 11/22/2017 - 12am
Format: 11/22/2017 - 12am
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Friday, January 24 - 8:00am

8:00am - 12:00pm
CANCELLED Data Curation Forum (ACRL) [Closed] Committee meeting Loews Hotel
Commonwealth A1
Description :

n/a

Interests :
Closed :
Exclusive to group members

Friday, January 24 - 8:30am

8:30am - 4:00pm
CANCELLED Immersion Faculty I Committee meeting Loews Hotel
Commonwealth A2
Description :

n/a

8:30am - 4:30pm
CANCELLED Genealogy Resources for Librarians Institute, sponsored by ProQuest [$] Ticketed event Offsite Location
Philadelphia Free Library conference room
Description :

This all-day institute addresses issues of importance to library staff and administration when serving or partnering with genealogical patrons, volunteer, scholars, or educators. Nationally known specialists will discuss everything from superb free resources to future directions at NARA to webinar outreach, new online offerings, webinar instruction, government documents, Quaker resources, and making the financial case for genealogical librarianship. Luncheon included.

Philadelphia Free Library conference room, 1901 Vine St., Philadelphia, PA 19103

Cost :
Division members = $50.00, ALA members = $60.00, Non ALA members = $70.00, Students/Retirees = $40.00

Friday, January 24 - 9:00am

9:00am - 4:00pm
CANCELLED Knowing You, Knowing Them: The Secret to Successful Leadership Ticketed event Pennsylvania Convention Center
111 B
Description :

One of the biggest challenges of leading others is understanding what makes them tick. This full-day workshop will help you understand both yourself in light of your leadership responsibilities, and those who work for you. Instead of offering a checklist or template of how-tos, presenter Linda Bruno, MBA, will focus on the human element of leadership. You will leave this session with insights into personalities, emotional intelligence, dealing with change and creating a motivating environment--secrets that can help you be a more successful leader! Linda has presented several workshops for ASCLA, and receives rave reviews for her content and presentations.

Friday, January 24 - 10:00am

10:00am - 11:00am
CANCELLED Executive Committee Committee meeting Pennsylvania Convention Center
115 A
Description :

LITA Executive Committee

Friday, January 24 - 3:00pm

3:00pm - 4:00pm
CANCELLED YALSA Research Forum Forum/Update Pennsylvania Convention Center
103 A
Description :

This session introduces an ongoing project of the YALSA Research Committee on curating existing data sets about the lives of young people, and connecting these topics - social media, health, education, literacy, college preparation, and others - to YA library services. Following some brief sharing on the project, participants will gather in break-out groups to explore ways this research relates to young adult programs and services. The session will conclude with a group debriefing.

Friday, January 24 - 5:30pm

5:30pm - 6:30pm
CANCELLED: Meet the Authors: Tonya Bolden (ABRAMS) - See ERT/Booklist Author Forum Author Event Pennsylvania Convention Center
Exhibit Hall-Booth 713
Sponsors :
Unofficial Event

Friday, January 24 - 6:00pm

6:00pm - 7:00pm
CANCELLED: Meet the Authors: Ilene Cooper (ABRAMS) - See ERT/Booklist Author Forum Author Event Pennsylvania Convention Center
Exhibit Hall-Booth 713
Sponsors :
Unofficial Event

Friday, January 24 - 7:00pm

7:00pm - 9:00pm
CANCELLED: Bibliographic Standards Committee Meeting - Controlled Vocabularies Group II (ACRL RBMS) Committee meeting Loews Hotel
Commonwealth C
Description :

Subcommittee meeting to discuss proposed additions to the RBMS Controlled Vocabularies for the description of rare books and special collections material

Saturday, January 25 - 7:00am

7:00am - 8:00am
CANCELLED Think Fit Resistance Band Workout [$] Ticketed event Pennsylvania Convention Center
Lobby 13th & Arch St.
Description :

Thinking Fit in Philly! Start your morning with an energetic boost from this 60 minute resistance band workout led by certified local instructors with Weston Fitness. Sponsored by Innovative Interfaces, enjoy the morning's fitness focused session for only $15!

Registered participants will enjoy a light snack after your morning work out, and discounts at the local Marathon Grill restaurant (also sponsoring the event). Work out materials will be provided and early morning shuttles are scheduled for your convenience.

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
Cost :
$15

Saturday, January 25 - 8:30am

8:30am - 10:00am
CANCELLED Advisory Committee (OLOS) Committee meeting Pennsylvania Convention Center
118 C
Description :

The OLOS Advisory Committee will meet.

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
8:30am - 10:00am
CANCELLED Common Core State Standards Implementation Assistance Task Force (AASL) Discussion/Interest group Pennsylvania Convention Center
203 A
Description :

The AASL CCSS Implementation Assistance Task Force will present their new toolkit and discuss with participants CCSS implementation from across the country.

Saturday, January 25 - 10:30am

10:30am - 11:30am
CANCELLED Publications Committee Committee meeting Pennsylvania Convention Center
113 ABC
Description :

LITA Publications Committee business meeting

10:30am - 11:30am
CANCELLED: Adults 50+ Promising Practices: Partnership between AARP Foundation and D.C. Public Library System Discussion/Interest group Pennsylvania Convention Center
102 A
Description :

This session has been cancelled.

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
10:30am - 11:30am
CANCELLED: WO Breakout Session II - Security vs. Privacy? Secrecy vs. Transparency? Discussion/Interest group, Forum/Update, News You Can Use Update Pennsylvania Convention Center
201 B
Description :

• Can these tensions be resolved in a world of government and corporate surveillance?
• What can librarians do to promote reforms and community involvement?
• Can or will Congress actually seek reforms to the nation’s surveillance laws and practices?

Understand the role of libraries in the public debate and how library supporters must be involved in advocacy and privacy education. Find out how the Office for Intellectual Freedom’s ‘Choose Privacy Week’ can help you present public programs and promote dialogue in your community on surveillance and other aspects of privacy. Hear from ALA’s Office of Government Relations about the implications of different approaches to surveillance reforms, including potential amendments to the USA PATRIOT Act, government surveillance and transparency, and the role of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court.

Featuring Barbara Jones, Director of ALA’s Office for Intellectual Freedom, Deborah Caldwell Stone, Assistant Director, ALA’s Office for Intellectual Freedom, and Lynne Bradley, director of ALA’s Office of Government Relations, Washington Office.

Cosponsored by the Office of Government Relations and the Office for Intellectual Freedom

Interests :
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
10:30am - 12:00pm
CANCELLED Performance Measurement Task Force Meeting (PLA) Committee meeting Pennsylvania Convention Center
204 C
Description :

PLA's Performance Measurement Task Force meets.

Saturday, January 25 - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 2:30pm
CANCELLED Collection Development Issues for the Practitioner Interest Group Discussion/Interest group Pennsylvania Convention Center
202 A
Description :

This Interest Group meeting has been cancelled.

1:00pm - 2:30pm
CANCELLED: RDA Update News You Can Use Update Pennsylvania Convention Center
201 B
Description :

RDA Update

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Saturday, January 25 - 4:30pm

4:30pm - 5:30pm
CANCELLED Membership/Communications Committee Meeting (ACRL CJCLS) Loews Hotel
Howe
Description :

General membership meeting for CJCLS members and individuals interested in joining the section. Additionally, the CJCLS Communications committee will meet.

Interests :

Sunday, January 26 - 6:30am

6:30am - 7:00am
CANCELLED ALA Think Fit Shuttle Service Other Pennsylvania Convention Center
Shuttle Bus Loading Area
Description :

Shuttle service will be provided from to the PCC beginning at 6:30am. The event will take place in the PCC Lobby (13th and Arch Street) beginning at 7:00 am. Regular service will resume for return service back to hotels following the event.

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Sunday, January 26 - 10:30am

10:30am - 11:30am
CANCELLED: LITA Board Meeting Committee meeting Marriott
Room 307
Description :

This session has been cancelled.

Sunday, January 26 - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 2:30pm
CANCELLED Edge Technology Benchmarks Meeting [Closed] Other Marriott
Room 301
Description :

Edge Technology Benchmarks Meeting

Closed :
Exclusive to group members
1:00pm - 2:30pm
CANCELLED Immersion Program Committee Meeting II (ACRL) Committee meeting Loews Hotel
Anthony
Description :

n/a

Interests :
1:00pm - 2:30pm
CANCELLED OITP - DCWG Accessibility Subgroup Meeting Committee meeting Pennsylvania Convention Center
110 B
Description :

committee meeting

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
1:00pm - 2:30pm
CANCELLED: Committee on Education Training Materials Committee meeting Pennsylvania Convention Center
303 AB
Description :

**This meeting has been cancelled.**

1:00pm - 2:30pm
CANCELLED: Germanists Discussion Group (ACRL WESS) Discussion/Interest group Pennsylvania Convention Center
121 A
Description :

This session has been cancelled.

1:00pm - 4:00pm
CANCELLED Information Literacy Web Site Committee Meeting (part of Student Learning and Information Literacy Component Committees Meeting) (ACRL)  Committee meeting Loews Hotel
Commonwealth A2
Description :

n/a

Interests :

Sunday, January 26 - 3:00pm

3:00pm - 4:00pm
CANCELLED Drupal4Lib Interest Group Discussion/Interest group Pennsylvania Convention Center
115 A
Description :

Join us as we discuss Drupal web content administration, maintenance, support and best practices. We will discuss the process of selecting our next chairs and co-chairs, ways to improve our listserve, discuss the pro/cons of starting a Drupal4Lib wiki, and discuss Drupal 8 planning/topics for ALA annual. Bring your topics for planning the ALA annual meeting.

3:00pm - 4:00pm
CANCELLED OITP - DCWG Schools Library Subgroup Meeting Committee meeting Pennsylvania Convention Center
116
Description :

committee meeting

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
3:00pm - 4:00pm
CANCELLED: Nominating Committee 2015 Meeting (PLA) [Closed] Committee meeting Marriott
Conference Suite 1
Description :

PLA's Nominating Committee meets

Closed :
Exclusive to group members
3:00pm - 4:00pm
CANCELLED: Office for Intellectual Freedom & Freedom to Read Foundation Discussion Group Discussion/Interest group, Forum/Update Pennsylvania Convention Center
203 A
Description :

Updates from the Intellectual Freedom Committee and the Freedom to Read Foundation.

Interests :
Sponsors :
ALA
FTRF.
American Library Association (ALA)