Prestigious as they are, there are a lot of Youth Media Awards (YMA) handed out and it can be, well, confusing.
American Libraries Magazine
Midwinter saw exhaustion and nasty weather setting in around BCEC on Sunday.
The newly-minted meeting space that was Networking Uncommons sparked some interest among atendees, particularly as one noted, because those using the space at certain times seemed to be well under the average conference attendee age (implying that perhaps it was an idea that might grow along with its users)
The Office for Intellectual Freedom (OIF) hosted a fantastic event at ALA's Midwinter Meeting on Saturday, Januar
The latest batch of ALA 2010 Youth Media Awards (YMAs) winners were announced this morning to much fanfare and clapping.
Some Boston teens were on hand to discuss their favorite titles from this year's Best Books for Young Adults nominations. Members were able to participate remotely via via CoverItLive and the archive of the tweets, comments, etc.
Infomaven gives you her first person account of Midwinter Madness. Midwinter is ground zero for iPhone app beta-testing.
The last Cognotes issue for ALA Midwinter 2010. Get it while it's hot! ALA Cognotes Issue 4
There have been plenty of significant and worthwhile events at Midwinter this year. The one that stands out for me in a "Wow, haven't seen that before" kind of way, however, took place in the new Networking Uncommons area today.