The Stacks opened yesterday evening at 5:30. The Opening Reception, sponsored by ALA exhibitors, the Exhibits Round Table and ALA, included food, music, and giveaways. Exhibits are open Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. and Monday from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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The newest issue of Cognotes is now here, with the latest and greatest from ALA Annual.
Opening day at the ALA10 Store was quite busy! The Store may run out of ALA10 t-shirts and lanyards soon, so get them while you can. Also, stop by and see all the new posters and books, plus items exclusively available at Annual.
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Booklist’s Books for Youth Annual Forum on Friday night drew a roomful of comics admirers who came to hear an art editor, a children’s book illustrator, a publisher, and a comics creator share their thoughts on how graphic novels have evolved from collections of newspaper comic strips and formulaic superher
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The Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA) sponsored a panel Saturday morning on outstanding community-centered marketing campaigns.
The ALA Committee on Education invited two special guests to its meeting Saturday afternoon—Linda Smith, associate dean of the University of Illinois Graduate School of Library and Information Science, and Beth Paskoff, director of the Louisiana State University School of Library and Information Science—both of whom
A few of the great posters presented by the 2010 class of Emerging Leaders. More to follow.
ALA is encouraging all attendees and exhibitors at the ALA Annual Conference to take two minutes to donate $10 to help rebuild libraries in Haiti.
"There are far too many libraries today that are not open seven days a week, weekends, or at night," Harvard Law School Jesse Climenko Professor Charles Ogletree said in an exclusive American Libraries interview during Annual Conference in Washington, D.C. "We have 24-hour jail service and, in some instanc