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Wednesday, December 31 - 4:00pm

CANCELLED: Ignite Sunday Session: Not Just Video Games (but you probably should get those too) Program
Description :

Want to collect for and serve video game designers and developers? It's not just about video games. Learn about web and print resources and programming ideas based on an information behavior study of video game design students!

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Thursday, June 26 - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 5:00pm
Assessment in Action, Part I [Closed] Other Bally’s
Las Vegas 1 & 2
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1:00pm - 5:00pm
Assessment in Action, Part I, Breakout 1 [Closed] Other Bally’s
Las Vegas 6
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1:00pm - 5:00pm
Assessment in Action, Part I, Breakout 2 [Closed] Other Bally’s
Las Vegas 5
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1:00pm - 5:00pm
Assessment in Action, Part I, Breakout 3 [Closed] Other Bally’s
Las Vegas 4
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Exclusive to group members
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Assessment in Action, Part I, Breakout 4 [Closed] Other Bally’s
Las Vegas 7
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1:00pm - 5:00pm
Assessment in Action, Part I, Breakout 5 [Closed] Other Bally’s
Las Vegas 3
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Friday, June 27 - 8:00am

8:00am - 4:00pm
Preconference: How Business Librarians Support Entrepreneurs [$] Preconference/Institute, Ticketed event Caesars Palace
Pisa
Description :

Ready to maximize the value of your library to local entrepreneurs? This full-day workshop will address common information needs of entrepreneurs, including locating information about their market, industry, competitors and customers for both “Main Street” and technology start-ups, and which free or premium resources to use. Speakers will also discuss existing best practices in local small business support along with examples of collaboration with entrepreneurship faculty. Participants will learn what constitutes acceptable use of subscription business e-resources by entrepreneurs and how to work with vendors to avoid infringement claims.

Cost :
Division members: $259; ALA members $279; non-ALA: $299; Student: $119

Friday, June 27 - 8:30am

8:30am - 12:30pm
Assessment in Action, Part II [Closed] Other Bally’s
Las Vegas 1 & 2
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8:30am - 12:30pm
Assessment in Action, Part II, Breakout 1 [Closed] Other Bally’s
Las Vegas 6
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Exclusive to group members
8:30am - 12:30pm
Assessment in Action, Part II, Breakout 2 [Closed] Other Bally’s
Las Vegas 5
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Exclusive to group members
8:30am - 12:30pm
Assessment in Action, Part II, Breakout 3 [Closed] Other Bally’s
Las Vegas 4
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Exclusive to group members
8:30am - 12:30pm
Assessment in Action, Part II, Breakout 4 [Closed] Other Bally’s
Las Vegas 7
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Exclusive to group members
8:30am - 12:30pm
Assessment in Action, Part II, Breakout 5 [Closed] Other Bally’s
Las Vegas 3
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Exclusive to group members
8:30am - 4:00pm
Nuts and Bolts for Friends, Trustees, and Foundations Discussion/Interest group Las Vegas Convention Center
S219
Description :

The popular Nuts & Bolts program will feature speakers addressing topics of interest to Trustees, Friends, Foundations, and advocates. RSVP to united@ala.org. Coffee and meet & greet will begin at 8:30 a.m. with the program starting at 9:00 a.m. Lunch is on your own. Agenda available online at www.ala.org/united.

Friday, June 27 - 10:00am

10:00am - 12:00pm
Committee on Diversity and All Sub-Committee Business Meeting Committee meeting Caesars Palace
Neopolitan IV
Description :

Meeting of the ALA Council Committee on Diversity and its subcommittees - Diversity Council, Diversity Research Grants Advisory Committee, and the Spectrum Advisory Committee.

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Friday, June 27 - 2:00pm

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Assessment in Action: Year One Project Posters, I Poster session Bally’s
Gold Room
Description :

Assessment Project Posters! Presented by the first participants in ACRL’s “Assessment in Action: Academic Libraries and Student Success” program, made possible by IMLS. Librarian-led teams carried out assessment projects at their colleges and universities examining the impact of the library (instruction, reference, collections, space, and more) on student learning/success. In both sessions, teams will present posters; additional poster session is Saturday, 8:30am. Find poster abstracts at http://www.acrl.ala.org/value/

Friday, June 27 - 7:30pm

7:30pm - 9:00pm
APALA Executive Board Meeting Affiliate Event Flamingo
Carson City II
Description :

Executive Board Meeting of the Asian/Pacific American Librarians Association, an Affiliate of the American Library Association.

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Sponsors :
AFL
Asian Pacific American Librarians Association (Affiliate)

Saturday, June 28 - 8:00am

8:00am - 10:00am
Project MUSE User Group Breakfast Las Vegas Hotel
Ballroom F
Description :

Hear the latest news about Project MUSE electronic book and journal collections, featuring over 600 journals and 30,000 books from the most respected university presses and scholarly societies.

Sponsors :
UNO
Unofficial Event

Saturday, June 28 - 8:30am

8:30am - 10:00am
All Committee Meeting and Open House (RUSA HS) Committee meeting Las Vegas Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Mtg Rm C
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Do you help patrons work on their genealogy, discover the history of their house, or find primary sources for their research papers? If so, come network with your fellow history librarians at the History Section’s Open House. During the first half-hour, we'll provide an update of the section’s activities. From 9:00 to 10:00, our committees will meet. If you are interested in joining our section, feel free to join a committee meeting to learn about their current activities.

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