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Format: 11/22/2017 - 12am
Format: 11/22/2017 - 12am
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Friday, January 24 - 7:30pm

7:30pm - 9:00pm
Rainbow Project Book List Committee Committee meeting Loews Hotel
Commonwealth D
Description :

Business Meeting

7:30pm - 9:30pm
ACRL Anthropology, Sociology, and Criminology Section (ANSS) Social Social event Offsite Location
Triumph Brewing Co., 117 Chestnut Street
Description :

The ANSS Social is an open way to mingle with members, prospective members and fans of the section. Through this casual forum, attendees get the opportunity to chat about the section. We welcome followers of ANSS-L and others who are curious about the section. Contact Anne Larrivee, Larrivee@binghamton.edu and Miriam Rigby, rigby@uoregon.edu with questions.

7:30pm - 9:30pm
APALA Executive Board Meeting Pennsylvania Convention Center
115 B
Description :

This is the Asian/Pacific American Librarians Association (APALA) regular Midwinter meeting.

Sponsors :
Affiliate Organization
Asian Pacific American Librarians Association (Affiliate)
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Cataloging Policy Committee (CAPC) Meeting Pennsylvania Convention Center
110 A
Description :

Anyone interested in non-print cataloging is welcome to attend the Online Audiovisual Catalogers (OLAC) Cataloging Policy Committee meeting. We will hear reports about the ongoing work of several task forces, as well as updates from our liaisons to CC:DA, MAC, and LC.

Sponsors :
Affiliate Organization
OnLine Audiovisual Catalogers (Affiliate)
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Executive Committee I (CaMMS) Committee meeting Pennsylvania Convention Center
105 A
Description :

Meeting of the CaMMS Executive Committee

7:30pm - 9:30pm
Executive Committee Meeting I (REFORMA) Sheraton
Salon 4
Description :

All REFORMA members are welcome. Executive Committee members' names can be found at http://reforma.org/content.asp?pl=2&sl=10&contentid=10

Sponsors :
Affiliate Organization
REFORMA (Affiliate)
7:30pm - 9:30pm
LSSIRT Leadership Strategic Visioning Planning Session [Closed] Marriott
Room 401
Description :

Strategic Visioning Planning Session of the Library Support Staff Interests Round Table (LSSIRT) Steering Committee.

Closed :
Exclusive to group members
7:30pm - 9:30pm
SAC RDA Subcommittee Committee meeting Pennsylvania Convention Center
110 B
Description :

Meeting of the committee

7:30pm - 10:00pm
Executive Board Meeting I (LIRT) Marriott
Conference Suite 1
Description :

Meeting of the Library Instruction Round Table (LIRT) Executive Board. Elected leaders discuss LIRT business.

Interests :

Friday, January 24 - 8:00pm

8:00pm - 9:30pm
The United States Board on Books for Young People (USBBY) Discussion/Interest group Loews Hotel
Howe
Description :

The United States Board on Books for Young People (USBBY) is pleased to present Maryann MacDonald, author of the Bluebonnet honor book Odette’s Secrets and a former IBBY Ambassador to the United Nations. Ms. MacDonald’s appearance is supported by Bloomsbury. The Outstanding International Books Lists will also be announced at this event.

8:00pm - 10:00pm
Affiliate Assembly Executive Committee Meeting (AASL) Committee meeting Marriott
Room 404
Description :

Meeting of the AASL Affiliate Assembly Executive Committee.

8:00pm - 10:00pm
BCALA Literary Awards Committee [Closed] Committee meeting Courtyard
Washington
Description :

BCALA Literary Awards Committee presents four awards: one for adult fiction, one for nonfiction, one for a first novelist and one for poetry. These awards acknowledge outstanding achievement in the presentation of the cultural, historical and sociopolitical aspects of the Black Diaspora.

Sponsors :
Affiliate Organization
Black Caucus of the American Library Association (Affiliate)
Closed :
Exclusive to group members

Friday, January 24 - 8:30pm

8:30pm - 10:00pm
Presidential Candidate, Maggie Farrell, Meet & Greet Reception Reception Marriott
Grand B
Description :

Presidential Candidate, Maggie Farrell, Meet & Greet Reception

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Saturday, January 25 - 6:30am

6:30am - 7:30am
ALA Prompt Book Meeting I [Closed] Other Marriott
B. Stripling Suite
Description :

ALA officers and others meet to review Council agendas and scripts prior to each Council meeting.

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

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
7:00am - 8:30am
Priority Group Consultant Meeting (ALSC) [Closed] Other Pennsylvania Convention Center
302
Description :

The ALSC Priority Group Consultants meet with the President and Executive Director.

Closed :
Exclusive to group members
7:00am - 9:00am
Past President's Breakfast (ALSC) [Closed] Other Pennsylvania Convention Center
303 AB
Description :

Past ALSC President's meet to be updated with ALSC newest initiatives.

Interests :
Closed :
Exclusive to group members
7:00am - 10:00am
OCLC Dewey Update Breakfast and ALCTS Public Libraries Technical Services Interest Group Meeting Exhibitor session Pennsylvania Convention Center
120 C
Description :

Learn what’s new with Dewey, including DDC 23 and WebDewey 2.0, and share ideas and notes with your ALCTS Public Libraries Technical Services Interest Group colleagues during this combined meeting.

RDA and Public Library catalogs: stories from the front lines.
A discussion how public library technical services staff are transitioning themselves and their catalogs to RDA. Come listen and share your experiences concerning staff training, adjusting work flows, massaging data, and working around ILS shortcomings.

7:00am - 6:00pm
ALA Shuttle Running Time, Saturday 1/25/14 Other Pennsylvania Convention Center
Shuttle Bus Loading Area
Description :

ALA Saturday Shuttle running time is 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Saturday, January 25 - 7:30am

7:30am - 10:00am
Breakfast and Information Skills with Credo [Closed] Exhibitor session Marriott
Grand G
Description :

Join Credo for a hot breakfast and our latest findings related to improving your users' information skills. Email learnmore@credoreference.com for RSVP details.

Sponsors :
Unofficial Event
Closed :
Exclusive to group members

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