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7 July 2016: A book lover's paradise ... The American Library Assoc Convention

I have to say …. Sometimes I just get lucky.  Because of my job here in Orlando I was able to get a free ticket to the expo floor of the American Library Association convention held here in Orlando the weekend before last. 1,217 more words

Jennifer Geoghan

ALA 2016 Orlando Reflections

The annual meeting of the American Library Associations (ALA) was held in Orlando, Florida June 23 – 28.   Most people immediately ask why Florida in June?  576 more words

Wssu Staff

American Library Association Convention

Last Sunday, I attended the American Library Association conference at the enormous convention hall in Orlando. For one hour, I greeted librarians and signed books at the… 155 more words

The Writing Life

First experiences at ALA

by Joyce Audy Zarins

The American Library Association (ALA) annual conference, a ginormous offering for ALA’s 68,000 member librarians, was held this past weekend in Orlando at the newly refurbished Convention Center. 677 more words

Children's Books

#ChesnuttLibrarian Presented at ALA Annual Conference 2016 #ALAAC16 on 6/25/16 in Orlando, FL (6.30.2016)

Mr. Velappan Velappan, Head of Access Services at Charles W. Chesnutt Library, participated in a presentation with five other librarians from other universities at the 2016 American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference on Saturday, June 25th 2016 at 1:00PM-2:30 PM in Orlando, FL.  184 more words

Fayetteville State University

Beyond the COM: Librarians at ALA 2016

This past weekend, a few of our library staff had a chance to attend the marathon that was the 2016 American Library Association Annual Conference and Exhibition right here in Orlando at the Orange County Convention Center. 583 more words

@ The HSL

ALA Superlatives

Nothing makes me squeal at a volume only audible to dogs quite like being surrounded by books. So when I say that I spent my Saturday in the exhibit hall of the American Library Association conference in Orlando, know that it was a distinct pleasure of the highest caliber.  1,138 more words