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Unit         Co-Sponsor           ID        Title                                                                                  Day        Time         Mtg Tpe                           Description                                                                                              Name

                                                                                                                                                                                             Create a powerful school library program with tools based on AASL’s learning standards and
                                                                                                                                                                                             program guidelines. Explore AASL’s A Planning Guide for Empowering Learners with the School
                                                                                                                                                                                             Library Program Assessment Rubric and learn how to collect and use data to drive program
                                                                                                                                   Friday                                                    improvement. Then learn how AASL’s Standards for the 21st-Century Learner in Action and
                                                                                                                                   January    8:30 AM -                                      Lesson Plan Database can take programs to the next level by building lessons cross-walked with           OMNI -
AASL.        -                    79464     Tools for Transforming Your School Library Program (AASL)                              20         4:30 PM      Preconference/Institute           the Common Core Standards.                                                                               Trinity 1
                                                                                                                                                                                             New and experienced program reviewers and report compilers are encouraged to attend this
                                                                                                                                                                                             session to learn about the NCATE program review process. Participants will learn about
                                                                                                                                   Friday                                                    application of the standards, report preparation, and appropriate assessments. The session will          SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00am-                                        include a discussion of the new revised ALA/AASL Standards for Initial Preparation of School             Majestic
AASL.        AASL (no subunit)    78660     AASL/NCATE Program Review Training                                                     20         12:00pm      Other                             Librarians.                                                                                              01
                                                                                                                                   Friday
                                                                                                                                   January    4:00pm-                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
AASL.        -                    712960    NASTEMP (AASL)                                                                         20         5:00pm       Committee Meeting                 The meeting of the National Association of State Educational Media Professionals (NASTEMP                C143
                                                                                                                                   Friday                                                                                                                                                             OMNI -
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 PM -                                                                                                                                               Fair Park
AASL.        -                    710042    Affiliate Assembly Executive Committee (AASL)                                          20         10:00 PM     Committee Meeting                 Meeting of the AASL Affiliate Assembly Executive Committee.                                              2
                                                                                                                                                                                             The general purpose of this meeting shall be to provide a membership group for the exchange of
                                                                                                                                   Friday                                                    ideas, for the review and study of curricula, and for the development of research activities for
                                                                                                                                   January    2:00 pm -                                      educators in colleges and universities whose programs focus on school library education and              DCC -
AASL.        AASL_ESLS            79445     ESLS Meeting (AASL)                                                                    20         4:00 pm      Committee Meeting                 training.                                                                                                D163
                                                                                                                                   Thursday
                                                                                                                                   January    1:00 PM -    Committee Meeting,                                                                                                                         DCC -
AASL.        -                    710060    Executive Committee Meeting I (AASL)                                                   19         4:00 PM      Governance/Membership Meeting     Meeting of the American Association of School Librarians Executive Committee                             A101
                                                                                                                                   Friday
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 AM -                                                                                                                                               DCC -
AASL.        -                    76000     Board of Directors Workshop (AASL)                                                     20         12:30 PM     Committee Meeting                 Workshop for the AASL Board of Directors.                                                                D224
                                                                                                                                   Sunday
                                                                                                                                   January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                               DCC -
AASL.        -                    712200    Joint Intellectual Freedom                                                             22         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 n/a                                                                                                      C145
                                                                                                                                   Saturday
                                                                                                                                   January    1:30 pm -
AASL.        -                    76001     All Committee Meeting (AASL)                                                           21         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 All Committee meeting for the American Association of School Librarians (AASL).                          DCC - A3
                                                                                                                                   Monday
                                                                                                                                   January    1:30 pm -    Committee Meeting,                                                                                                                         DCC -
AASL.        -                    710081    Executive Committee Meeting II (AASL)                                                  23         5:30 pm      Governance/Membership Meeting     Meeting of the American Association of School Librarians Executive Committee.                            A116
                                                                                                                                   Sunday
                                                                                                                                   January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                               DCC -
AASL.        -                    75047     AASL/ALSC/YALSA Joint Youth Legislation Meeting                                        22         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 Meeting of the AASL/ALSC/YALSA Joint Youth Legislation.                                                  C144
                                                                                                                                   Saturday
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                               DCC -
AASL.        -                    711820    Research and Statistics Committee (AASL)                                               21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                 Meeting of the American Association of School Librarians Research and Statistics Committee.              A101
                                                                                                                                   Saturday                                                  Meeting to select suitable titles for secondary school use from the current publications from the
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 am -                                      members of the Association of American University Presses to be published in an annual                   DCC -
AASL.        -                    79442     AAUP Book Selection Committee (AASL)                                                   21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                 bibliography.                                                                                            A302
                                                                                                                                   Saturday
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 am -                                      This is a closed meeting of the National School Library Program of the Year Award Committee to           DCC -
AASL.        -                    79500     National School Library Program of the Year Award Committee Meeting (AASL)             21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                 discuss the 2012 applicants for the Award.                                                               A111

                                                                                                                                   Monday                                                    A closed meeting to develop alliances between AASL and the business community to promote
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 am -                                      cooperative plans for supporting and enhancing AASL activities and services and to provide a             DCC -
AASL.        -                    710101    Alliance for Association Excellence (AASL)                                             23         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                 recognition program for companies that participate in the AASL Alliance.                                 A119
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      HYATT -
                                                                                                                                   Sunday                                                                                                                                                             Reunion
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                               Ballroom
AASL.        -                    710041    Affiliate Assembly (AASL)                                                              22         12 noon      Committee Meeting                 Meeting of the Delegates of the AASL Affiliate Assembly.                                                 D

                                                                                                                                   Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                 OMNI -
                                                                                                                                   January    10:30 AM -                                                                                                                                              Greenville
AASL.        -                    710043    Affiliate Assembly Discussion Group (AASL)                                             21         12:30 PM Discussion/Interest Group             Roundtable discussion group for members of the AASL Affiliate Assembly.                                  Avenue
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      HYATT -
                                                                                                                                   Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                 Reunion
                                                                                                                                   January    12:00 PM -                                     Candidates Forum for the election of AASL Officers as well as Officers for the three sections of         Ballroom
AASL.        AASL_ESLS            710120    Candidates Forum (AASL)                                                                22         1:00 PM      Forum/Update                      AASL: ISS, ESLS, SPVS.                                                                                   D
                                                                                                                                   Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                                   January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                               DCC -
AASL.        -                    78020     Knowledge Quest Editorial Board (AASL)                                                 21         6:00 pm      Committee Meeting                 Meeting of the American Association of School Librarians Knowledge Quest Editorial Board.                A114
                                                                                                                                   Monday     Other -                                                                                                                                                 ADOL -
                                                                                                                                   January    6:00 pm -                                                                                                                                               Century
AASL.        -                    78641     AASL/ALSC/YALSA Membership Reception                                                   23         7:30 pm      Reception                         Membership Reception for the members of AASL/ALSC/YALSA                                                  Ballroom
                                                                                                                                   Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 AM -    Committee Meeting,                                                                                                                         DCC -
AASL.        -                    710100    Board of Directors Meeting II (AASL)                                                   21         12:30 PM     Governance/Membership Meeting     Meeting of the American Association of School Librarians Board of Directors.                             A310
                                                                                                                                   Monday     Other -                                        This meeting is open to all registered conference attendees. Come and meet the ALA Councilors
                                                                                                                                   January    9am-         Committee Meeting,                who are members of AASL, ALSC and YALSA and learn about how youth issues are brought                     DCC -
AASL.        -                    711703    Youth Council Caucus                                                                   23         10am         Forum/Update                      forward in ALA Council.                                                                                  A309
                                                                                                                                   Friday                                                                                                                                                             SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    8:30AM-                                                                                                                                                 Majestic
ACRL.        -                    77300     Board Effectiveness Seminar (ACRL)                                                     20         12:00PM      Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      05
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                                                                                                                                   Friday                                                                                                                                                             Lone Star
                                                                                                                                   January    1:00-                                                                                                                                                   Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    76600     Leadership Council Networking Session (ACRL)                                           20         1:45PM       Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      A2
                                                                                                                                   Friday
                                                                                                                                   January    11:00AM-                                                                                                                                                DCC -
ACRL.        -                    75121     Immersion Program Committee Meeting (ACRL)                                             20         1:00PM       Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      A114
                                                                                                                                   Friday
                                                                                                                                   January    8:30am-                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
ACRL.        -                    75122     Immersion Faculty Meeting (ACRL)                                                       20         5:30pm       Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      A127
                                                                                                                                   Friday
                                                                                                                                   January    8:30AM-                                        A closed meeting to draft the outline of a white paper on the intersections of scholarly                 SHER -
ACRL.        -                    77620     Scholarly Communication/Information Literacy Retreat (ACRL)                            20         3:00PM       Committee Meeting                 communications and information literacy.                                                                 Pearl 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Friday                                                                                                                                                             Lone Star
                                                                                                                                   January    2:00-                                                                                                                                                   Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    76584     Leadership Council (ACRL)                                                              20         4:00PM       Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      A1

                                                                                                                                                                                             The goal of the program is to empower participants to help accelerate the transformation of the
                                                                                                                                                                                             scholarly communication system. Participants will engage in a structured interactive program that
                                                                                                                                                                                             explores scholarly publishing, author rights and OA in practice. This institute is appropriate for
                                                                                                                                   Friday                                                    those with administrative responsibilities, with new leadership assignments in scholarly                 OMNI -
                                                                                                                                   January    8:30 a.m. -                                    communication or digital publishing, as well as liaisons and any others who are seeking to               Greenville
ACRL.        -                    77080     Scholarly Communications: From Understanding to Engagement (ACRL)                      20         4:00 p.m. Preconference/Institute              advance their professional development in scholarly communication.                                       Avenue
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Sunday                                                                                                                                                             Lone Star
                                                                                                                                   January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                               Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    76320     ACRL 2013 Coordinating Committee (ACRL)                                                22         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      A3
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      San
                                                                                                                                   Saturday                                                                                                                                                           Antonio
                                                                                                                                   January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                               Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    77640     Information Literacy Web Site Discussion Forum (ACRL)                                  21         3:30 pm      Forum/Update                      N/A                                                                                                      B
                                                                                                                                   Saturday
                                                                                                                                   January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                               DCC -
ACRL.        -                    75540     Hugh C. Atkinson Memorial Award Committee (ACRL)                                       21         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      A102
                                                                                                                                   Sunday                                                                                                                                                             SHER -
                                  SUB7580   Information Literacy Standards Committee (part of Information Literacy Component       January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                               State
ACRL.        -                    0         Committees Meeting) (ACRL)                                                             22         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 n/a                                                                                                      Room 3
                                                                                                                                   Sunday                                                                                                                                                             SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                               Majestic
ACRL.        -                    75700     Committee on the Status of Academic Libraries Meeting (ACRL)                           22         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      09
                                                                                                                                   Sunday                                                                                                                                                             SHER -
                                  SUB7580   Information Literacy Web Site Committee (part of Information Literacy Component        January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                               State
ACRL.        -                    2         Committees Meeting) (ACRL)                                                             22         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 n/a                                                                                                      Room 3

                                                                                                                                                                                             What do we mean when we talk about ‘emerging technology’ and being a ‘technology catalyst’ in
                                                                                                                                                                                             libraries? How is emerging technology integrated effectively into library operations and services
                                                                                                                                                                                             via residency programs?
                                                                                                                                                                                             The SJSU SLIS and its grant partners are conducting a planning grant to explore a new residency          SHER -
                                                                                                                                                                                             model for recent MLIS graduates, focused on integrating emerging technology into libraries. We           San
                                                                                                                                   Saturday                                                  will share our findings and insights to date, and then open it up to participants to solicit their       Antonio
                                            The Future of Emerging Technologies in Library Residency Programs Focus Group          January    1:30 pm -    Discussion/Interest Group,        experiences, thoughts and best practices. If you’re interested in emerging technology in libraries       Ballroom
ACRL.        PLA (no subunit)     74980     (ACRL)                                                                                 21         3:30 pm      Forum/Update, Other               and residency programs, we encourage you to attend!                                                      A
                                                                                                                                   Saturday
                                                                                                                                   January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                               DCC -
ACRL.        -                    75664     Leadership Recruitment and Nominations Committee Meeting (ACRL)                        21         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      A104
                                                                                                                                   Saturday
                                                                                                                                   January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                               SHER -
ACRL.        -                    77421     Liaisons Assembly Committee Meeting (ACRL)                                             21         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      Trinity 4
                                                                                                                                   Sunday                                                                                                                                                             SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                               Majestic
ACRL.        -                    75142     Friends Fund Subcommittee Meeting (ACRL)                                               22         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      11
                                                                                                                                   Saturday                                                                                                                                                           SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                               Majestic
ACRL.        -                    75681     Racial and Ethnic Diversity Committee Meeting (ACRL)                                   21         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      08
                                                                                                                                   Sunday                                                                                                                                                             SHER -
                                  SUB7580   AASL/ACRL Interdivisional Committee on the Information Literacy Meeting (part of       January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                               State
ACRL.        AASL (no subunit)    5         Information Literacy Component Committees Meeting) (ACRL)                              22         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 n/a                                                                                                      Room 3
                                                                                                                                   Saturday
                                                                                                                                   January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                               DCC -
ACRL.        -                    74620     Marketing Academic and Research Libraries Committee Meeting (ACRL)                     21         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      A101
                                                                                                                                   Sunday                                                                                                                                                             SHER -
                                  SUB7578   Information Literacy Professional Development Committee Meeting (part of Information   January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                               State
ACRL.        -                    4         Literacy Component Committees Meeting) (ACRL)                                          22         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      Room 3
                                                                                                                                   Sunday                                                                                                                                                             SHER -
                                  SUB7580   Immersion Program Committee Meeting (part of Information Literacy Component            January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                               State
ACRL.        -                    3         Committees Meeting) (ACRL)                                                             22         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 n/a                                                                                                      Room 3
                                                                                                                                   Sunday                                                                                                                                                             SHER -
                                            ACRL/LLAMA Interdivisional Committee on Building Resources Meeting                     January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                               Majestic
ACRL.        LLAMA (no subunit)   77462     (ACRL/LLAMA)                                                                           22         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      10
                                                                                                                                   Sunday
                                                                                                                                   January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                               SHER -
ACRL.        -                    74621     Intellectual Freedom Committee Meeting (ACRL)                                          22         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      Trinity 4
                                                                                                                                   Saturday                                                                                                                                                           SHER -
                                  SUB7500                                                                                          January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                               Majestic
ACRL.        -                    8         Membership Component Committees Meeting (ACRL)                                         21         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      03
                                                                                                                                   Sunday                                                                                                                                                             SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                               State
ACRL.        -                    75761     Information Literacy Component Committees Meeting (ACRL)                               22         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      Room 3
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Saturday                                                                                                                                                           Houston
                                                                                                                                   January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                               Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    75440     Board of Directors Meeting I (ACRL)                                                    21         5:30 pm      Governance/Membership Meeting     N/A                                                                                                      A
                                                                                                                                   Sunday                                                                                                                                                             SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                               Majestic
ACRL.        -                    74640     Standards and Accreditation Committee Meeting (ACRL)                                   22         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      07

                                                                                                                                                                                             What do we mean when we talk about ‘emerging technology’ and being a ‘technology catalyst’ in
                                                                                                                                                                                             libraries? How is emerging technology integrated effectively into library operations and services
                                                                                                                                                                                             via residency programs?
                                                                                                                                                                                             The SJSU SLIS and its grant partners are conducting a planning grant to explore a new residency          SHER -
                                                                                                                                                                                             model for recent MLIS graduates, focused on integrating emerging technology into libraries. We           San
                                                                                                                                   Sunday     10:30 am -                                     will share our findings and insights to date, and then open it up to participants to solicit their       Antonio
                                            The Future of Emerging Technologies in Library Residency Programs Focus Group          January    12:00      Discussion/Interest Group, Other,   experiences, thoughts and best practices. If you’re interested in emerging technology in libraries       Ballroom
ACRL.        PLA (no subunit)     75000     (ACRL)                                                                                 22         noon       Forum/Update                        and residency programs, we encourage you to attend!                                                      A



                                                                                                                                                                                             Learn about recent developments with ACRL’s Value of Academic Libraries Initiative, a multiyear
                                                                                                                                                                                             project designed to aid academic librarians in demonstrating library value. The ACRL publication
                                                                                                                                                                                             The Value of Academic Libraries: A Comprehensive Research Review and Report, released in fall
                                                                                                                                                                                             2010, recommended that the association create a professional development program to build the
                                                                                                                                                                                             profession’s capacity to document, demonstrate, and communicate library value in alignment with
                                                                                                                                                                                             the mission and goals of their colleges and universities. In late fall 2011, ACRL joined with three
                                                                                                                                                                                             partners – the Association for Institutional Research, Association of Public and Land-grant
                                                                                                                                                                                             Universities, and the Council of Independent Colleges – to convene two national summits to
                                                                                                                                                                                             determine the professional competencies that librarians need. In this forum, learn the advice given SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Sunday     10:30 am -                                     by those attending the summits: college and university chief academic officers, senior institutional Lone Star
                                                                                                                                   January    12:00                                          researchers, representatives from accreditation commissions and higher education organizations, Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    77660     Update on ACRL's Value of Academic Libraries Initiative (ACRL)                         22         noon       Forum/Update                        and academic librarians.                                                                             A1

                                                                                                                                                                                             Library School doesn't always prepare you for all of the tasks and situations that you'll encounter as
                                                                                                                                                                                             a new/aspiring librarian. The ACRL New Members Discussion Group will bring together a panel              SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Sunday     10:30 am -                                     of librarians who will discuss things they wish they had learned in library school. Topics may           Lone Star
                                                                                                                                   January    12:00                                          include marketing and outreach, working with limited faculty/staff support, and more. Bring your         Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    77900     New Members Discussion Group: What I Wish I'd Learned in Library School (ACRL)         22         noon       Discussion/Interest Group           experiences and questions as there will plenty of time for questions and discussion.                     C3
                                                                                                                                   Monday     10:30 am -                                                                                                                                              SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    12:00                                                                                                                                                   Majestic
ACRL.        -                    75140     Ethics Committee Meeting (ACRL)                                                        23         noon       Committee Meeting                   N/A                                                                                                      10
                                                                                                                                   Saturday   10:30 am -                                                                                                                                              SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    12:00                                                                                                                                                   Majestic
ACRL.        -                    74600     Value of Academic Libraries Committee Meeting (ACRL)                                   21         noon       Committee Meeting                   Value of Academic Libraries Committee Meeting (ACRL)                                                     09

                                                                                                                                   Saturday   10:30 am -                                     The ACRL Copyright Discussion Group focuses on copyright related issus of current interest to            SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    12:00                                          college and university librarians. Litigation and legislative developments related to orphan works       Majestic
ACRL.        ACRL.                74580     Copyright Discussion Group (ACRL)                                                      21         noon       Discussion/Interest Group           and ditial libraries will be the topic of discussion at Midwinter 2012.                                  06
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Saturday   10:30 am -                                                                                                                                              Houston
                                                                                                                                   January    12:00                                          A discussion of topical issues, emerging trends, and best practices by personnel and staff               Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    74660     Personnel Administrators and Staff Development Officers Discussion Group (ACRL)        21         noon       Discussion/Interest Group           development managers.                                                                                    B
                                                                                                                                   Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                   January    12:00                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ACRL.        -                    77500     Academic/Research Librarian of the Year Award Committee Meeting (ACRL)                 21         noon       Committee Meeting                   N/A                                                                                                      A134
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Saturday   10:30 am -                                     A demonstration and discussion of ACRL Metrics for current (and prospective) subscribers.                Houston
                                                                                                                                   January    12:00                                          Demonstration will highlight key capabilities including peer group comparisons, built-in report          Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    79380     ACRL Metrics User Group Meeting (ACRL)                                                 21         noon       Forum/Update                        templates, and export capabilities.                                                                      C
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Sunday     10:30 am -                                                                                                                                              Houston
                                                                                                                                   January    12:00                                          A discussion of topical issues, emerging trends, and best practices by personnel and staff               Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    74661     Personnel Administrators and Staff Development Officers Discussion Group (ACRL)        22         noon       Discussion/Interest Group           development managers.                                                                                    B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      San
                                                                                                                                   Saturday   10:30 am -                                                                                                                                              Antonio
                                                                                                                                   January    12:00                                          Come meet with the Information Commons Discussion Group to discuss issues related to                     Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    712040    Information Commons Discussion Group (ACRL)                                            21         noon       Discussion/Interest Group           Commons implementations.                                                                                 A
                                                                                                                                   Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                   January    12:00                                                                                                                                                   SHER -
ACRL.        -                    79300     Modern Languages Association International Bibliography Discussion Group (ACRL)        21         noon       Discussion/Interest Group           Modern Languages Association International Bibliography Discussion Group                                 Trinity 4
                                                                                                                                   Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                   January    12:00                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ACRL.        -                    75422     Assessment Committee Meeting (ACRL)                                                    21         noon       Committee Meeting                   N/A                                                                                                      A119
                                                                                                                                   Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                   January    12:00                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ACRL.        -                    75780     Information Literacy Coordinating Committee I (ACRL)                                   21         noon       Committee Meeting                   N/A                                                                                                      A101
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Sunday     10:30 am -                                                                                                                                              Lone Star
                                  SUB7126                                                                                          January    12:00                                                                                                                                                   Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    20        Publications Coordinating Committee Meeting II (ACRL)                                  22         noon       Committee Meeting                   N/A                                                                                                      A2
                                                                                                                                   Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                   January    12:00                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ACRL.        -                    75581     Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship Committee (ACRL)                                      21         noon       Committee Meeting                   N/A                                                                                                      A102

                                                                                                                                                                                             Through its standing Scholarly Communications Committee, ACRL sponsors a regular forum at
                                                                                                                                                                                             both the midwinter and annual conference to broaden the base of librarians who are knowledgeable
                                                                                                                                                                                             about and engaged in scholarly communication issues. The highly popular forum series is co-
                                                                                                                                   Saturday                                                  sponsored by the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC). The topic
                                                                                                                                   January    4:00 pm -                                      and speakers are chosen 60-90 days before the conference based on issues that are most relevant          DCC -
ACRL.        -                    76541     ACRL/SPARC Forum (ACRL)                                                                21         5:30 pm      Forum/Update                      at that time.                                                                                            A201/202

                                                                                                                                                                                             Come and join us for the ACRL Balancing Books and Babies Discussion Group. This fun and
                                                                                                                                   Sunday                                                    informal group includes all types of librarians, moms, dads, new parents, and anyone else                SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    4:00 pm -                                      interested in how parenting and librarianship can be successfully intertwined. HR issues,                Majestic
ACRL.        -                    76022     Balancing Books and Babies Discussion Group (ACRL)                                     22         5:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group         daycare, tenure, and a variety of other topics will be discussed. Come and join us!                      09

                                                                                                                                   Saturday                                                  The Residency Interest Group brings together library residents, residency program coordinators,          SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    4:00 pm -                                      administrators, and new librarians from across the country to discuss issues of relevance                Majestic
ACRL.        -                    74041     Residency Interest Group (ACRL )                                                       21         5:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group         regarding Research Planning and Review Committee is responsible for creating
                                                                                                                                                                                             The ACRLresidencies, diversity, and other issues of importance to new librarians. and updating a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      09
                                                                                                                                                                                             continuous and dynamic environmental scan for the association that encompasses trends in
                                                                                                                                                                                             academic librarianship, higher education, and the broader environment, e.g., economic,
                                                                                                                                                                                             demographic, political; providing an annual environmental scan "snapshot." The Committee also is
                                                                                                                                                                                             responsible for identifying the ACRL "Top 10 Trends" for release every two years. The Top 10
                                                                                                                                                                                             Trends article is scheduled to be published in the June 2012 issue of C&RL News. In order to
                                                                                                                                                                                             identify the trends the Committee members review the literature, attend conferences, and contact
                                                                                                                                                                                             experts who are familiar with current trends in higher education. One of the largest groups of
                                                                                                                                                                                             experts is the ACRL membership; therefore, this Discussion Forum will provide an opportunity for
                                                                                                                                                                                             ACRL members to meet and discuss the trends and issues facing academic libraries and higher
                                                                                                                                                                                             education. Three leaders in academic librarianship will be the catalysts for this discussion. The
                                                                                                                                                                                             discussion leaders are: Martin Halbert, Dean of Libraries at University of North Texas; Joan
                                                                                                                                   Sunday                                                    Lippincott, Associate Director of Coalition for Networked Information (CNI), and Mark Puente,            SHER -
                                            Let's Talk Trends: A Discussion of Higher Education Trends That Influence Academic     January    4:00 pm -                                      Director of Diversity and Leadership Programs, ARL. The Discussion Forum will be moderated by            Majestic
ACRL.        -                    76281     Library Services and Systems (ACRL)                                                    22         5:30 pm      Forum/Update                      Lynn Silipigni Connaway, Ph.D., Chair, ACRL Research Planning and Review Committee.                      04
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Saturday                                                                                                                                                           Lone Star
                                                                                                                                   January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                               Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    75520     Heads of Public Services Discussion Group (ACRL)                                       21         5:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group         Discussion of current issues for public services librarians                                              A4
                                                                                                                                   Sunday                                                                                                                                                             SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                               Majestic
ACRL.        -                    74920     Chapters Council Work Session (ACRL)                                                   22         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      10
                                                                                                                                   Sunday                                                                                                                                                             SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                               Majestic
ACRL.        -                    712560    Scholarly Communications Discussion Group (ACRL)                                       22         5:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group         N/A                                                                                                      05
                                                                                                                                   Saturday
                                                                                                                                   January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                               SHER -
ACRL.        -                    75663     Dr. E. J. Josey Spectrum Scholar Mentor Committee (ACRL)                               21         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      Pearl 2
                                                                                                                                   Monday
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                               SHER -
ACRL.        -                    75560     Copyright Committee Meeting (ACRL)                                                     23         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      Trinity 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      San
                                                                                                                                   Sunday                                                                                                                                                             Antonio
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                               Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    74900     Chapters Council Meeting (ACRL)                                                        22         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      A
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Saturday                                                                                                                                                           Lone Star
                                  SUB7646   Annual Conference Programs Committee Meeting (part of Professional Development         January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                               Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    0         Coordinating Committee) (ACRL)                                                         21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                 n/a                                                                                                      A2
                                                                                                                                   Sunday                                                                                                                                                             SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                               Majestic
ACRL.        -                    75523     Budget and Finance Committee Meeting II (ACRL)                                         22         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      07
                                                                                                                                   Monday
                                  SUB7556                                                                                          January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                               SHER -
ACRL.        -                    1         Government Relations Committee Meeting (ACRL)                                          23         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      Trinity 1
                                                                                                                                   Saturday
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 am -                                      The Health Sciences Interest Group of ACRL will be having an informal discussion of information          SHER -
ACRL.        -                    710700    Health Sciences Interest Group Meeting (ACRL)                                          21         10:00 am     Discussion/Interest Group         literacy competences related to the health sciences.                                                     Trinity 4

                                                                                                                                                                                             This forum offers an opportunity for academic librarians to learn more about the new Standards for
                                                                                                                                                                                             Libraries in Higher Education approved by the ACRL Board and released October 2011.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Saturday                                                  Learn how these standards differ from previous standards and learn about the services ACRL will          Houston
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 am -                                      offer to support librarians in applying the standards for the purposes of strategic planning,            Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    710002    New Standards for Libraries in Higher Education Forum (ACRL)                           21         10:00 am     Forum/Update                      program review, and institutional effectiveness.                                                         C
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Saturday                                                                                                                                                           Lone Star
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                               Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    76441     Professional Development Coordinating Committee Meeting (ACRL)                         21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      A2
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Monday                                                    Join undergraduate librarians as we discuss and share ideas and issues surrounding library               Houston
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 am -                                      services and collections geared specifically for undergraduates. There is also an opportunity to         Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    73041     Undergraduate Librarians Discussion Group (ACRL)                                       23         10:00 am     Discussion/Interest Group         hear news and highlights from peer institutions.                                                         A
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Saturday                                                                                                                                                           Lone Star
                                  SUB7648   Scholarships Committee (part of Professional Development Coordinating Committee)       January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                               Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    2         (ACRL)                                                                                 21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                 n/a                                                                                                      A2
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Monday                                                                                                                                                             Houston
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                               Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    75524     Budget and Finance Committee Meeting III (ACRL)                                        23         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      B
                                                                                                                                   Sunday
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                               SHER -
ACRL.        -                    75840     Library and Information Science Collections Discussion Group (ACRL)                    22         10:00 am     Discussion/Interest Group         Discussion of current issues related to Library and Information Science Collections                      Trinity 4
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Saturday                                                                                                                                                           Lone Star
                                  SUB7648   Virtual Institutes Committee Meeting (part of Professional Development Coordinating    January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                               Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    3         Committee) (ACRL)                                                                      21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                 n/a                                                                                                      A2
                                                                                                                                   Sunday                                                                                                                                                             SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                               Majestic
ACRL.        -                    75683     Scholarly Communication Committee Meeting (ACRL)                                       22         12 noon      Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      04
                                                                                                                                   Saturday                                                                                                                                                           SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                               Majestic
ACRL.        -                    712740    C&RL Editor Interviews (ACRL)                                                          21         12 noon      Other                             N/A                                                                                                      07
                                                                                                                                   Sunday                                                                                                                                                             SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                               Majestic
ACRL.        -                    75340     Research Component Committees Meeting (ACRL)                                           22         12 noon      Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      03
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      San
                                                                                                                                   Monday                                                                                                                                                             Antonio
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                               Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    76300     ACRL 2013 Component Committees Meeting (ACRL)                                          23         12 noon      Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      A
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Sunday                                                                                                                                                             Lone Star
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                               Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    76100     Publications Coordinating Committee Meeting (ACRL)                                     22         12 noon      Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      A2
                                                                                                                                   Saturday                                                                                                                                                           SHER -
                                            Membership Coordinating Committee Meeting I (part of Membership Component              January    Other -                                                                                                                                                 Majestic
ACRL.        -                    75044     Committee Meetings) (ACRL)                                                             21         1:30-2:30    Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      03
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Monday     Other -                                                                                                                                                 Houston
                                                                                                                                   January    1:30-                                                                                                                                                   Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    75460     Board of Directors Meeting II (ACRL)                                                   23         4:30PM       Governance/Membership Meeting     N/A                                                                                                      A
                                                                                                                                   Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                 SHER -
                                  SUB7538   Research Coordinating Committee Meeting II (part of Research Component                 January    11:00AM-                                                                                                                                                Majestic
ACRL.        -                    0         Committees Meeting) (ACRL)                                                             22         12:00PM      Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      03
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Sunday     Other -                                        Meeting will provide academic librarians with a forum to present on and discuss issues related to        Lone Star
                                                                                                                                   January    2:00 p.m. -                                    providing various types of library service to international patrons. Current ongoing project             Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    712780    Academic Library Services to International Students Interest Group (ACRL)              22         3:30 p.m. Discussion/Interest Group            examples for providing quality services to their international constituencies will be discussed.         C3
                                                                                                                                   Saturday                                                                                                                                                           SHER -
                                  SUB7506   Membership Promotion Committee Meeting (part of Membership Component                   January    Other -                                                                                                                                                 Majestic
ACRL.        -                    0         Committee Meetings) (ACRL)                                                             21         2:30-4:30    Committee Meeting                 n/a                                                                                                      03
                                                                                                                                   Saturday                                                                                                                                                           SHER -
                                  SUB7510   Section Membership Committee Meeting (part of Membership Component Committee           January    Other -                                                                                                                                                 Majestic
ACRL.        -                    0         Meetings) (ACRL)                                                                       21         2:30-4:30    Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      03
                                                                                                                                   Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                 SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    3:30-                                                                                                                                                   State
ACRL.        -                    77380     Liaisons Coordinating and Component Committees Meeting (ACRL)                          22         5:30PM       Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      Room 4
                                                                                                                                   Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                 SHER -
                                  SUB7578   Information Literacy Coordinating Committee Meeting II (part of Information Literacy   January    3:30-                                                                                                                                                   State
ACRL.        -                    1         Component Committees Meeting) (ACRL)                                                   22         5:30PM       Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      Room 3
                                                                                                                                   Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                 SHER -
                                  SUB7742   Liaisons Training and Development Committee Meeting (part of Liaisons Coordinating     January    3:30-                                                                                                                                                   State
ACRL.        -                    0         Component Committee Meeting) (ACRL)                                                    22         5:30PM       Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      Room 4
                                                                                                                                   Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                 SHER -
                                  SUB7740   Liaisons Grants Committee Meeting (part of Liaisons Coordinating Component             January    3:30-                                                                                                                                                   State
ACRL.        -                    0         Committee Meeting) (ACRL)                                                              22         5:30PM       Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      Room 4
                                                                                                                                   Saturday                                                                                                                                                           SHER -
                                  SUB7504   Membership Coordinating Committee Meeting II (part of Membership Component             January    Other -                                                                                                                                                 Majestic
ACRL.        -                    5         Committee Meetings) (ACRL)                                                             21         4:30-5:30    Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      03
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      OS -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Butcher
                                                                                                                                   Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                 Shop
                                                                                                                                   January    5:00pm-                                                                                                                                                 Steak
ACRL.        -                    713860    DLS Social                                                                             21         7:00pm       Social event                      -                                                                                                        House
                                                                                                                                   Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00-                                                                                                                                                   SHER -
ACRL.        -                    75521     Budget and Finance Committee Meeting I (ACRL)                                          21         11:00AM      Committee Meeting                 NA                                                                                                       Trinity 2
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Monday     Other -                                                                                                                                                 Houston
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00-                                                                                                                                                   Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    77320     Board of Directors/Budget & Finance Joint Meeting (ACRL)                               23         9:30AM       Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      B
                                                                                                                                   Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                 SHER -
                                  SUB7536   Research Coordinating Committee Meeting I (part of Research Component                  January    8:00AM-                                                                                                                                                 Majestic
ACRL.        -                    0         Committees Meeting) (ACRL)                                                             22         9:00AM       Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      03
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                 Lone Star
                                  SUB7612                                                                                          January    8:30-                                                                                                                                                   Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    0         Choice Editorial Board (part of Publications Coordinating Committee Meeting) (ACRL)    22         10:30        Committee Meeting                 n/a                                                                                                      A2
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                 Lone Star
                                  SUB7624   Resources for College Libraries Editorial Board (part of Publications Coordinating     January    8:30-                                                                                                                                                   Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    0         Committee Meeting) (ACRL)                                                              22         10:30a.m.    Committee Meeting                 n/a                                                                                                      A2
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                 Lone Star
                                  SUB7616   New Publications Advisory Board (part of Publications Coordinating Committee           January    8:30-                                                                                                                                                   Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    0         Meeting) (ACRL)                                                                        22         10:30am      Committee Meeting                 n/a                                                                                                      A2
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                 Lone Star
                                  SUB7610   Academic Library Trends and Statistics Survey Editorial Board (part of Publications    January    8:30-                                                                                                                                                   Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    1         Coordinating Committee Meeting) (ACRL)                                                 22         10:30am      Committee Meeting                 n/a                                                                                                      A2
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                 Lone Star
                                  SUB7610   College and Research Libraries Editorial Board (part of Publications Coordinating      January    8:30-                                                                                                                                                   Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    2         Committee Meeting) (ACRL)                                                              22         10:30AM      Committee Meeting                 n/a                                                                                                      A2
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                 Lone Star
                                  SUB7612   CLIP Notes Committee Meeting (part of Publications Coordinating Committee              January    8:30-                                                                                                                                                   Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    1         Meeting) (ACRL)                                                                        22         10:30am      Committee Meeting                 n/a                                                                                                      A2
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                 Lone Star
                                  SUB7618                                                                                          January    8:30-                                                                                                                                                   Ballroom
ACRL.        -                    2         RBM Editorial Board (part of Publications Coordinating Committee Meeting) (ACRL)       22         10:30AM      Committee Meeting                 n/a                                                                                                      A2
                                                                                                                                   Sunday     Other -
                                  SUB7538   CANCELLED Research Program Committee (part of Research Component                       January    9:00-
ACRL.        -                    2         Committees Meeting) (ACRL)                                                             22         11:00AM      Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      -
                                                                                                                                   Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                 SHER -
                                  SUB7538   Research Planning and Review Committee (part of Research Component Committees          January    9:00-                                                                                                                                                   Majestic
ACRL.        -                    1         Meeting) (ACRL)                                                                        22         11:00AM      Committee Meeting                 N/A                                                                                                      03
                                                                                                                                   Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                   January    12:00                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ACRL_AFAS    -                    713420    General Membership Meeting (ACRL AFAS)                                                 21         noon         Committee Meeting                 -                                                                                                        C143
                                                                                                                                   Saturday                                                                                                                                                           SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                               Majestic
ACRL_AFAS    -                    75006     AFAS Committee Meeting (ACRL AFAS)                                                     21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                 AFAS Meeting                                                                                             09
                                                                                                                                   Friday
                                                                                                                                   January    6:00 pm -                                                                                                                                               OS - Off-
ACRL_ANSS    -                    711022    Social (ACRL ANSS)                                                                     20         9:00 pm      Other, Social event               ANSS Social (off-site)                                                                                   Site
                                                                                                                                   Saturday
                                                                                                                                   January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                               SHER -
ACRL_ANSS    -                    711003    Publications Committee Meeting (ACRL ANSS)                                             21         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 Publications Committee Meeting                                                                           Pearl 2
                                                                                                                                   Saturday                                                                                                                                                           SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                               Majestic
ACRL_ANSS    -                    711025    Liaison Committee Meeting (ACRL ANSS)                                                  21         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 Liaison Committee Meeting                                                                                09
                                                                                                                                   Saturday   10:30 am -                                                                                                                                              SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    12:00                                                                                                                                                   State
ACRL_ANSS    -                    711023    Sociology Librarians Discussion Group (ACRL ANSS)                                      21         noon         Discussion/Interest Group         Sociology Librarians Discussion Group                                                                    Room 3
                                                                                                                                   Monday     10:30 am -                                                                                                                                              SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    12:00                                                                                                                                                   Majestic
ACRL_ANSS    -                    711000    Executive Committee Meeting II (ACRL ANSS)                                             23         noon         Committee Meeting                 Executive Committee Meeting II                                                                           06
                                                                                                                                   Sunday     10:30 am -                                                                                                                                              SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    12:00                                                                                                                                                   Majestic
ACRL_ANSS    -                    710920    Conference Program Planning Committee, 2012 – Anaheim                                  22         noon         Committee Meeting                 Conference Program Planning Committee, 2012 – Anaheim                                                    09
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Saturday   10:30 am -                                                                                                                                              Executive
                                                                                                                                   January    12:00                                                                                                                                                   Boardroo
ACRL_ANSS    -                    711024    Subject & Bibliographic Access Committee Meeting (ACRL ANSS)                           21         noon       Committee Meeting                   Subject & Bibliographic Access Committee Meeting                                                         m
                                                                                                                                   Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                   January    12:00                                                                                                                                                   SHER -
ACRL_ANSS    -                    711001    Instruction & Information Literacy Committee Meeting (ACRL ANSS)                       21         noon       Committee Meeting                   Instruction & Information Literacy Committee Meeting                                                     Pearl 2
                                                                                                                                   Saturday                                                                                                                                                           SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                               State
ACRL_ANSS    -                    710961    Criminal Justice/Criminology Librarians Discussion Group (ACRL ANSS)                   21         5:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group         Criminal Justice/Criminology Librarians Discussion Group                                                 Room 3
                                                                                                                                   Saturday
                                                                                                                                   January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                               SHER -
ACRL_ANSS    -                    710900    Resource Review & Bibliography Committee Meeting (ACRL ANSS)                           21         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                 Resource Review & Bibliography                                                                           Trinity 5
                                                                                                                                   Sunday                                                                                                                                                             SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    4:00 pm -                                      Provides a forum for discussion and exchange of information among anthropology subject                   Majestic
ACRL_ANSS    -                    710881    Anthropology Librarians Discussion Group (ACRL ANSS)                                   22         5:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group         specialists and others interested in anthropology librarianship                                          06
                                                                                                                                   Saturday
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                               SHER -
ACRL_ANSS    -                    711002    Membership Committee Meeting (ACRL ANSS)                                               21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                 Membership Committee Meeting                                                                             Pearl 2
                                                                                                                                   Monday                                                                                                                                                             SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                               Majestic
ACRL_ANSS    -                    711020    Review & Planning Committee Meeting (ACRL ANSS)                                        23         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                 Review & Planning Committee Meeting                                                                      10
                                                                                                                                   Sunday                                                                                                                                                             SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                               Majestic
ACRL_ANSS    -                    710940    Conference Program Planning Committee 2013 – Chicago (ACRL ANSS)                       22         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                 Conference Program Planning Committee, 2013 – Chicago                                                    09
                                                                                                                                   Saturday                                                                                                                                                           SHER -
                                                                                                                                   January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                               State
ACRL_ANSS    -                    710980    Executive Committee Meeting I (ACRL ANSS)                                              21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                 Executive Committee Meeting I                                                                            Room 3
                                                                                                                                   Saturday
                                                                                                                                   January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                               SHER -
ACRL_ARTS    -                    710604    Dance Librarians Discussion Group (ACRL ARTS)                                          21         3:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group         N/A                                                                                                      Trinity 2
                                                                                                                                   Friday
                                                                                                                                   January    7:30 PM -                                      Community & Junior College Libraries Section Social (ACRL-CJCLS)to be held at TBA with an                OS - Off-
ACRL_CJCLS   -                    73380     Community & Junior College Libraries Section Social (ACRL CJCLS)                       20         10:00 PM     Social event                      advance ticket cost of TBA, by deadline TBA.                                                             Site
                                                                                                                                   Sunday
                                                                                                                                   January    4:00 pm -    Committee Meeting,                                                                                                                         SHER -
ACRL_CJCLS   -                    73420     Executive Committee Meeting (ACRL CJCLS)                                               22         5:30 pm      Governance/Membership Meeting     Executive Committee meeting of the officers of the Community & Junior College Libraries Section          Trinity 5
                                                                                                                                                           Affiliate event, Committee
                                                                                                                                                           Meeting,                          Hot Topics Discussion Group - on topics of interest to Community & Junior College Librarians -
                                                                                                                                   Saturday   Other -      Governance/Membership             including: TBA, embedded librarians. An update from our partner National Council for Learning            SHER -
                                            Hot Topics, National Council for Learning Resources & All Committees Meeting           January    3:30 -       Meeting, Discussion/Interest      Resources NCLR meeting will be heard. This session will be immediately followed by an All                Majestic
ACRL_CJCLS   -                    73400     (ACRL CJCLS)                                                                           21         5:30         Group                             Committees meeting                                                                                       05
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                                   Sunday                                                                                                                                                             Lone Star
                                                                                                                                   January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                               Ballroom
ACRL_CLS     -                    75361     College Library Directors Discussion Group (ACRL CLS)                                  22         3:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group         Discussion group to discuss matters of importance to college library directors.                          A4
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                           A discussion group where library staff from medium sized academic libraries discuss topics of             DCC -
ACRL_CLS        -               75501     Medium Sized Academic Libraries Discussion Group (ACRL CLS)                          21         3:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group              interest to them.                                                                                         C145
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                                                                                                                                 SHER -
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                     Majestic
ACRL_CLS        -               75344     Executive Committee Meeting (ACRL CLS)                                               21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      Meeting of the officers of CLS, the College Libraries Section of ACRL                                     06
                                                                                                                               Sunday                                                                                                                                                                   SHER -
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                     Majestic
ACRL_DLS        -               712141    Executive Meeting (ACRL DLS)                                                         22         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      meeting of Distance Learning Section executive committee                                                  08
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SHER -
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                    Lone Star
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                               Join the Distance Learning Section for an interesting and engaging open discussion on current             Ballroom
ACRL_DLS        -               712140    Discussion Group (ACRL DLS)                                                          22         noon       Discussion/Interest Group                issues in library services to distant learners.                                                           A4
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                     SHER -
ACRL_DLS        -               712120    All Committees Meeting (ACRL DLS)                                                    22         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      Time for all committees of Distance Learning Section to meet. Interested non-members welcome!             Trinity 1
                                                                                                                               Friday
                                                                                                                               January    5:30-                                               ACRL Instruction Soiree, an evening social open to anyone interested in the ACRL Instruction              OS - Off-
ACRL_IS         -               75703     Soiree (ACRL IS)                                                                     20         7:00pm     Reception                                Section                                                                                                   Site
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         SHER -
ACRL_IS         -               75702     Executive Committee II Meeting (ACRL IS)                                             22         noon       Committee Meeting                        Second meeting of the ACRL Instruction Section Executive Committee                                        Trinity 5
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                    SHER -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         Majestic
ACRL_IS         -               75688     Advisory Council / All Members Meeting (ACRL IS)                                     21         noon       Committee Meeting                        Open meeting of ACRL Instruction Section Advisory Council and all ACRL IS members                         05
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        San
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                                                                                                                                 Antonio
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                     Ballroom
ACRL_IS         -               75701     Current Topics Discussion (ACRL IS)                                                  21         5:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group              Current Topics Discussion hosted by the ACRL Instruction Section                                          A
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                                                                                                                                 SHER -
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                     Majestic
ACRL_IS         -               75684     Executive Committee I Meeting (ACRL IS)                                              21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      First meeting of the ACRL Instruction Section Executive Committee                                         10
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SHER -
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                    Lone Star
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         Ballroom
ACRL_LPSS       -               710350    General Membership (ACRL LPSS)                                                       21         noon       Governance/Membership Meeting            Meeting of the LPSS General Membership; will also be available as a "blended meeting."                    A3
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
ACRL_LPSS       -               710347    Executive Committee (ACRL LPSS)                                                      21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      Meeting of the LPSS Executive Committee; will also be available as a "blended meeting."                   A118

                                                                                                                                                                                              Charge: To serve as the ALA representative of rare book, manuscript, and other special
                                                                                                                                                                                              collections librarians and curators in all matters involving standards for providing intellectual
                                                                                                                                                                                              access to and bibliographic description of those collections; to provide a centralized forum for
                                                                                                                                                                                              discussion of issues relating to special collections technical processing, such as description,
                                                                                                                               Tuesday                                                        cataloging, and provision of intellectual access; to propose and/or develop necessary tools to
                                          Descriptive Cataloging of Rare Materials (MSS) Editorial Group Meeting (ACRL         January    8:00 AM -                                           support these activities; to develop ALA positions on, and provide a continuing review of,                DCC -
ACRL_RBMS       -               79423     RBMS)                                                                                24         5:30 PM      Committee Meeting                      bibliographic standards for special collections;                                                          C143

                                                                                                                                                                                              Welcome to the Controlled Vocabularies for Use in Rare Book and Special Collections
                                                                                                                                                                                              Cataloging, developed and maintained by the Bibliographic Standards Committee of the Rare
                                                                                                                                                                                              Books and Manuscripts Section (ACRL/ALA). These thesauri provide standardized vocabulary for
                                                                                                                               Friday                                                         retrieving special collections materials by form, genre, or by various physical characteristics that
                                          Controlled Vocabularies Subcommittee of the Bibliographic Standards Committee Part   January    7:30 -                                              are typically of interest to researchers and special collections librarians, and for relating materials   SHER -
ACRL_RBMS       -               79401     2(ACRL RBMS)                                                                         20         9:30 PM      Committee Meeting                      to individuals or corporate bodies.                                                                       Trinity 3

                                                                                                                                                                                              Welcome to the Controlled Vocabularies for Use in Rare Book and Special Collections
                                                                                                                                                                                              Cataloging, developed and maintained by the Bibliographic Standards Committee of the Rare
                                                                                                                                                                                              Books and Manuscripts Section (ACRL/ALA). These thesauri provide standardized vocabulary for
                                                                                                                               Friday                                                         retrieving special collections materials by form, genre, or by various physical characteristics that
                                          Controlled Vocabularies Subcommittee of the Bibliographic Standards Committee Part   January    1:30 -                                              are typically of interest to researchers and special collections librarians, and for relating materials   SHER -
ACRL_RBMS       -               79400     1(ACRL RBMS)                                                                         20         5:00 PM      Committee Meeting                      to individuals or corporate bodies.                                                                       Trinity 3
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                     SHER -
ACRL_RBMS       -               79580     Manuscripts and Other Formats Discussion Group Meeting (ACRL RBMS)                   21         3:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group              Manuscripts and Other Formats Discussion Group Meeting (RBMS)                                             Trinity 1

                                                                                                                                                                                              Charge: Advise the RBMS Executive Committee and RBMS committees on the preparation and
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                       monitoring of section, preconference, and other budgets. Identify strategies for obtaining funding        FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                           for approved section activities from appropriate ACRL and ALA units. Seek and obtain external             Continent
ACRL_RBMS       -               74203     Budget & Development Committee Meeting (ACRL RBMS)                                   21         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      funding to support approved RBMS activities if ACRL and ALA funding is not available.                     al Room
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                       Charge: In coordination with Conference Program Planning, Preconference Program Planning,                 FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                           and Conference Development Committees to initiate and coordinate educational programs at                  Executive
ACRL_RBMS       -               74180     Seminars Committee Meeting (ACRL RBMS)                                               21         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      section conferences and preconferences.                                                                   Room

                                                                                                                                                                                              Charge: To investigate the avenues of print and electronic publishing open to the section; to
                                                                                                                                                                                              implement and clarify the procedures required by ACRL and ALA for publishing within and outside
                                                                                                                                                                                              their auspices; to assist the section and its committees with publishing projects that have been
                                                                                                                                                                                              approved by the RBMS Executive Committee. In particular, to oversee the communication activities
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                       of the RBMS Newsletter, the RBMS electronic discussion list, and the RBMS Web site, as well as FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                           other forms of electronic communication; and to represent the section's viewpoints on publishing to Garden
ACRL_RBMS       -               75104     Publications Committee Meeting (ACRL RBMS)                                           21         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      ACRL and ALA.                                                                                       Room

                                                                                                                                                                                              Charge: To serve as the ALA representative of rare book, manuscript, and other special
                                                                                                                                                                                              collections librarians and curators in all matters involving standards for providing intellectual
                                                                                                                                                                                              access to and bibliographic description of those collections; to provide a centralized forum for
                                                                                                                                                                                              discussion of issues relating to special collections technical processing, such as description,
                                                                                                                               Monday                                                         cataloging, and provision of intellectual access; to propose and/or develop necessary tools to
                                          Descriptive Cataloging of Rare Materials (MSS) Editorial Group Meeting (ACRL         January    1:30 pm -                                           support these activities; to develop ALA positions on, and provide a continuing review of,                SHER -
ACRL_RBMS       -               79422     RBMS)                                                                                23         5:30 pm    Committee Meeting                        bibliographic standards for special collections;                                                          Live Oak
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         SHER -
ACRL_RBMS       -               79440     Technical Services Discussion Group Meeting (ACRL RBMS)                              22         noon       Discussion/Interest Group                Technical Services Discussion Group.                                                                      Trinity 4

                                                                                                                                                                                              The RBMS Task Force on Metrics and Assessment will be charged with examining current
                                                                                                                                                                                              practices for gathering and reporting statistics on special collections and archives; conducting a
                                                                                                                                                                                              survey of the literature; and working toward establishing best practices. The Task Force will
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -                                          consider both what activities are worthy of assessment and how to undertake the assessment of             SHER -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                               those activities. As the OCLC report points out, without norms for our metrics it is extremely            Majestic
ACRL_RBMS       -               79502     Task Force on Metrics and Assessment Meeting (ACRL RBMS)                             21         noon       Committee Meeting                        difficult to make comparisons across institutions.                                                        04

                                                                                                                                                                                              Charge: To identify and analyze RBMS membership, education, and professional development
                                                                                                                                                                                              issues, including recruitment of new members, increasing participation of members in section
                                                                                                                                                                                              activities, retention of members, and coordinating and promoting educational and professional
                                                                                                                                                                                              development opportunities for members at all levels. Among the specific, ongoing programs of the
                                                                                                                                                                                              committee are maintaining the Educational Opportunities Directory, coordinating the Buddy
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -                                          Program for new members, and coordinating the preconference orientation session for new                   SHER -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                               members. The Committee has direct relationships with the ACRL Professional Development and                Majestic
ACRL_RBMS       -               74200     Membership & Professional Development Committee Meeting (ACRL RBMS)                  21         noon       Committee Meeting                        Membership committees.                                                                                    08
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         SHER -
ACRL_RBMS       -               79600     Collection Development Discussion Group Meeting (ACRL RBMS)                          21         noon       Discussion/Interest Group                Collection Development Discussion Group (RBMS)                                                            Trinity 1
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                    SHER -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         Majestic
ACRL_RBMS       -               79548     2012 Preconference Program Planning Committee Meeting (ACRL RBMS)                    22         noon       Committee Meeting                        Charge: Responsible for planning the program for the annual RBMS Preconference.                           07
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                           Charge: Responsible for putting on a general program meeting during the ALA Annual                        SHER -
ACRL_RBMS       -               79542     2013 Annual Conference Program Planning Committee Meeting (ACRL RBMS)                21         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Conference.                                                                                               Trinity 1
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                           Charge: Responsible for initiating and coordinating a program for presenting RBMS                  SHER -
ACRL_RBMS       -               79524     Regional Workshops Committee Meeting (ACRL RBMS)                                     21         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      preconference workshops throughout the year in regional settings.                                  Trinity 4
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                                                                                                                          FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                              Garden
ACRL_RBMS       -               79522     2013 Preconference Program Planning Committee Meeting (ACRL RBMS)                    21         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Charge: Responsible for planning the program for the annual RBMS Preconference.                    Room
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 SHER -
                                                                                                                               Sunday                                                                                                                                                            Houston
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                           Committee chairs, discussion group leaders, liaisons, and others present brief reports on the work Ballroom
ACRL_RBMS       -               72800     Information Exchange (ACRL RBMS)                                                     22         5:30 pm      Governance/Membership Meeting          of their committees and groups. This meeting is the best way to learn what RBMS is up to.          C
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                       Charge: To serve as a resource for RBMS members and other librarians, archivists, dealers, and FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                           collectors concerned with the safekeeping of books, manuscripts, archives, and other special       Executive
ACRL_RBMS       -               74205     Security Committee Meeting (ACRL RBMS)                                               21         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      collections materials.                                                                             Room
                                                                                                                                                                                              Charge: To encourage members of underrepresented racial and ethnic groups to join and
                                                                                                                                                                                              participate in RBMS; to recruit members of these groups into the Special Collections profession;
                                                                                                                                                                                              to partner with other groups in the library field that focus on diversity or diverse collections; to
                                                                                                                               Sunday                                                         generate and facilitate seminars, workshops, and programs about collecting materials related to
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                           racial and ethnic groups and providing outreach to patrons from diverse racial and ethnic                 SHER -
ACRL_RBMS       -               74207     Diversity Committee Meeting (ACRL RBMS)                                              22         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      backgrounds.                                                                                              Trinity 2
                                                                                                                               Sunday                                                                                                                                                                   SHER -
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                     Majestic
ACRL_RBMS       -               79601     Curators and Conservators Discussion Group Meeting (ACRL RBMS)                       22         10:00 am     Discussion/Interest Group              Curators and Conservators Discussion Group Meeting (RBMS)                                                 08




                                                                                                                                                                                              Charge: To adopt a long-range view of conference planning activities, and applying that view,

                                                                                                                                                                                                Identify potential preconference sites and work with RBMS members at those sites to develop
                                                                                                                                                                                              and submit site proposals to the Executive Committee in a timely manner,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               ,
                                                                                                                                                                                                Serve as an agent of continuity by                                                                      SHER -
                                                                                                                               Sunday                                                             facilitating as needed the work of the Conference Program Planning and Preconference                  Lone Star
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                           Program Planning committees and those committees' relations with ACRL and ALA;                            Ballroom
ACRL_RBMS       -               79545     Conference Development Committee Meeting (ACRL RBMS)                                 22         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                          maintaining the Preconference Planning Manual                                                         C3

                                                                                                                                                                                              Charge: To promote exhibitions of library and archival materials that contribute to or disseminate
                                                                                                                                                                                              knowledge on any topic. To recognize outstanding printed exhibition catalogs and guides, and
                                                                                                                                                                                              electronic exhibitions, produced by United States and Canadian institutions. Although printed
                                                                                                                                                                                              exhibition catalogs and guides must be associated with physical exhibitions, electronic exhibitions
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                       need not be. Submissions are chosen for awards based on their accuracy and consistency of                 SHER -
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                           presentation, clarity, originality, quality of design, and usefulness and relevance to the intended       State
ACRL_RBMS       -               75102     Exhibition Awards Committee Meeting (ACRL RBMS)                                      21         12 noon      Committee Meeting                      audience.                                                                                                 Room 4
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                                                                                                                               Monday                                                                                                                                                                   Lone Star
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                           Meeting of the RBMS Executive Committee. RBMS Committee Chairs are required to attend.                    Ballroom
ACRL_RBMS       -               72801     Executive Committee Meeting (ACRL RBMS)                                              23         12 noon      Governance/Membership Meeting          Open to the public.                                                                                       A4

                                                                                                                                                                                              Charge: To serve as the ALA representative of rare book, manuscript, and other special
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                       collections librarians and curators in all matters involving standards for providing intellectual
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                           access to and bibliographic description of those collections; to provide a centralized forum for          DCC -
ACRL_RBMS       -               79420     Bibliographic Standards Committee Meeting (ACRL RBMS)                                21         12 noon      Committee Meeting                      discussion of issues relating to special collections technical processing.                                D166

                                                                                                                                                                                              Charge: To promote exhibitions of library and archival materials that contribute to or disseminate
                                                                                                                                                                                              knowledge on any topic. To recognize outstanding printed exhibition catalogs and guides, and
                                                                                                                                                                                              electronic exhibitions, produced by United States and Canadian institutions. Although printed
                                                                                                                                                                                              exhibition catalogs and guides must be associated with physical exhibitions, electronic exhibitions       SHER -
                                                                                                                               Sunday                                                         need not be. Submissions are chosen for awards based on their accuracy and consistency of                 Lone Star
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                           presentation, clarity, originality, quality of design, and usefulness and relevance to the intended       Ballroom
ACRL_RBMS       -               75103     Exhibition Awards Committee Meeting (ACRL RBMS)                                      22         12 noon      Committee Meeting                      audience.                                                                                                 C4

                                                                                                                                                                                              Charge: To serve as the ALA representative of rare book, manuscript, and other special
                                                                                                                                                                                              collections librarians and curators in all matters involving standards for providing intellectual
                                                                                                                                                                                              access to and bibliographic description of those collections; to provide a centralized forum for
                                                                                                                                                                                              discussion of issues relating to special collections technical processing, such as description,
                                                                                                                               Saturday   Other -                                             cataloging, and provision of intellectual access; to propose and/or develop necessary tools to
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 -                                              support these activities; to develop ALA positions on, and provide a continuing review of,                DCC -
ACRL_RBMS       -               79421     Standard Citation Forms (SCF) Working Group Meeting (ACRL RBMS)                      21         7:00 PM      Committee Meeting                      bibliographic standards for special collections;                                                          A104

                                                                                                                                                                                              ACRL (Slavic and Eastern European Section) Midwinter 2012 Meetings Schedule
                                                                                                                                                                                              1:30 pm-2:30 pm SEES Automated Bibliographic Control Committee meeting                                    SHER -
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                       2:30 pm-3:30 pm SEES ACRL SEES Access and Preservation Committee meeting.                                 Houston
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                           3:30 pm-4:00 pm ACRL SEES Newsletter                                                                      Ballroom
ACRL_SEES       -               72721     All Committee Meetings(ACRL SEES)                                                    21         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      4:00 pm-5:30 pm ACRL SEES EXECUTIVE Meeting (Executive Board Only)                                        B
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                                                                                                                               Friday                                                                                                                                                                   Houston
                                                                                                                               January    7:30-9:30                                           Meeting of ACRL Science & Technology Section officers and committee chairs. Council II                    Ballroom
ACRL_STS        -               78720     Council I (ACRL STS)                                                                 20         P.M.         Committee Meeting                      meeting will take place virtually after Midwinter meeting.                                                B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SHER -
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                                                                                                                                 Houston
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                     Ballroom
ACRL_STS        -               710660    Hot Topics Discussion Group (ACRL STS)                                               21         3:30 pm    Discussion/Interest Group                Meeting of STS Hot Topics Discussion Group                                                                C
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         SHER -
ACRL_STS        -               710662    Liaison Committee (ACRL STS)                                                         21         noon       Committee Meeting                        Meeting of STS Liaison Committee                                                                          Pearl 3
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SHER -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        San
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                    Antonio
                                SUB7106                                                                                        January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         Ballroom
ACRL_STS        -               20        Subject & Bibliographic Access (ACRL STS)                                            21         noon       Committee Meeting                        Meeting of STS Subject & Bibliographic Access Committee, part of STS All Committees meeting               B

                                                                                                                                                                                              Enhancing access to scientific data sets has become a major goal of research funding efforts.
                                                                                                                                                                                              Unless better care is taken to standardize the metadata and technical descriptors used to make
                                                                                                                                                                                              them discoverable, there is a concern that these data sets might disappear within the corpus of
                                                                                                                                                                                              "grey literature." Join us as our discussion provides valuable and timely input from publishers,
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -                                          vendors and librarians to the standards development organizations.
                                                                                                                               January    12:00      Discussion/Interest Group,               Cosponsored by STS Publisher/Vendor Relations Discussion Group and STS Subject &                          DCC -
ACRL_STS        -               710720    The Role of Metadata Standards in Scientific Data Publishing: Part One (ACRL STS)    22         noon       Forum/Update                             Bibliographic Access Committee.                                                                           D168
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SHER -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        San
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                    Antonio
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         Ballroom
ACRL_STS        -               710422    All Committees Meeting (ACRL STS)                                                    21         noon       Committee Meeting                        Meeting of all committees of STS unless otherwise scheduled.                                              B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SHER -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        San
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                    Antonio
                                SUB7105                                                                                        January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         Ballroom
ACRL_STS        -               00        Government Information (ACRL STS)                                                    21         noon       Committee Meeting                        Meeting of STS Government Information Committee, part of STS All Committees meeting                       B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SHER -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        San
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                    Antonio
                                SUB7105                                                                                        January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         Ballroom
ACRL_STS        -               46        Membership & Recruitment (ACRL STS)                                                  21         noon       Committee Meeting                        Meeting of STS Membership & Recruitment Committee, part of STS All Committees meeting                     B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SHER -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        San
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                    Antonio
                                SUB7106                                                                                        January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         Ballroom
ACRL_STS        -               02        Scholarly Communications (ACRL STS)                                                  21         noon       Committee Meeting                        Meeting of STS Scholarly Communications Committee, part of STS All Committees meeting                     B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SHER -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        San
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                    Antonio
                                SUB7104                                                                                        January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         Ballroom
ACRL_STS        -               81        Discussion Group Chairs (ACRL STS)                                                   21         noon       Committee Meeting                        Meeting of STS discussion group chairs                                                                    B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SHER -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        San
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                    Antonio
                                SUB7105                                                                                        January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         Ballroom
ACRL_STS        -               44        Information Literacy (ACRL STS)                                                      21         noon       Committee Meeting                        Meeting of STS Information Literacy Committee, part of STS All Committees meeting                         B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SHER -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        San
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                    Antonio
                                SUB7104                                                                                        January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         Ballroom
ACRL_STS        -               80        Continuing Education (ACRL STS)                                                      21         noon       Committee Meeting                        Meeting of STS Continuing Education Committee, part of STS All Committees meeting.                        B
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                    SHER -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         Majestic
ACRL_STS        -               710680    Research (ACRL STS)                                                                  21         noon       Committee Meeting                        Meeting of STS Research Committee                                                                         10
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SHER -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        San
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                    Antonio
                                SUB7104                                                                                        January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         Ballroom
ACRL_STS        -               60        Assessment (ACRL STS)                                                                21         noon       Committee Meeting                        Meeting of STS Assessment Committee                                                                       B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SHER -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        San
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                    Antonio
                                SUB7105                                                                                        January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         Ballroom
ACRL_STS        -               80        Organization & Planning (ACRL STS)                                                   21         noon       Committee Meeting                        Meeting of STS Organization and Planning Committee, part of STS All Committees meeting                    B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SHER -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        San
                                                                                                                               Sunday                                                                                                                                                                   Antonio
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -    Discussion/Interest Group,             Hear the latest on information products and services from representatives of five U.S. Government         Ballroom
ACRL_STS        -               710741    Federal Science Agency Update (ACRL STS)                                             22         5:30 pm      Forum/Update                           scientific agencies.                                                                                      B
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                                                                                                                                 SHER -
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                     Majestic
ACRL_STS        -               710625    Conference Planning 2012 (ACRL STS)                                                  21         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Meeting of STS 2012 Conference Planning Committee                                                         10
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SHER -
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                                                                                                                                 Executive
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                     Boardroo
ACRL_STS        -               710640    Conference Planning 2013 (ACRL STS)                                                  21         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Meeting of STS 2013 Conference Planning Committee                                                         m
                                                                                                                               Sunday                                                                                                                                                                   SHER -
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                     Majestic
ACRL_STS        -               710621    All Task Forces Meeting (ACRL STS)                                                   22         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      Meeting of all STS Task Forces unless otherwise scheduled                                                 10
                                                                                                                               Friday
                                                                                                                               January                                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
ACRL_ULS        -               712080    Future of University Libraries Committee (ACRL ULS)                                  20         2-3:30pm Committee Meeting                          ULS Committee discussing future of university libraries                                                   D170
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         SHER -
ACRL_ULS        -               79200     Mid Level Managers (ACRL ULS)                                                        22         noon       Committee Meeting                        ULS Mid Level Managers                                                                                    Trinity 2
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                    SHER -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         Majestic
ACRL_ULS        -               79180     2013 Program Planning Committee (ACRL ULS)                                           22         noon       Committee Meeting                        ULS 2013 Program Planning                                                                                 08
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                                                                                                                               Sunday                                                                                                                                                                   Lone Star
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                     Ballroom
ACRL_ULS        -               712100    Public Service Directors of Large Research Libraries Discussion Group (ACRL ULS)     22         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Heads of reference of large research libraries meet to discuss current trends                             A3
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                     SHER -
ACRL_ULS        -               79220     Executive Committee (ACRL ULS)                                                       21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      Executive committee for University Libraries Section                                                      Trinity 1
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                     SHER -
ACRL_WESS       -               76540     Special Topics Discussion Group (ACRL WESS)                                          22         3:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group              Discussion of topics not provided for in established WESS discussion groups                               Trinity 5
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                                                                                                                                 SHER -
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                           Discussion of issues related to Germanic studies and Romance languages collection                         Seminar
ACRL_WESS       -               76104     Germanist and Romance LanguagesDiscussion Groups Joint Meeting (ACRL WESS)           21         3:30 pm    Discussion/Interest Group                development and user services, especially e-books and e-resources                                         Theater
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                    SHER -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         Majestic
ACRL_WESS       -               76500     College and Medium-Sized Libraries Discussion Group (ACRL WESS)                      22         noon       Discussion/Interest Group                Discussion of issues in European studies of interest to librarians in smaller academic libraries          11
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                    SHER -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         Majestic
ACRL_WESS       -               76401     Conference Planning 2012 Committee (ACRL WESS)                                       22         noon       Committee Meeting                        Planning for WESS conference program , Anaheim, 2012                                                      10
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SHER -
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                    Executive
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         Boardroo
ACRL_WESS       -               76420     Conference Planning 2013 Committee (ACRL WESS)                                       22         noon       Committee Meeting                        Planning for conference program Chicago, 2013                                                             m
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
ACRL_WESS       -               76440     Publications Committee (ACRL WESS)                                                   22         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Meeting of members concerned with WESS Newsletter and WESS Web issues                                     A134
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                                                                                                                                 SHER -
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                     Majestic
ACRL_WESS       -               76360     Research and Planning Committee (ACRL WESS)                                          21         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Research presentations and discussion of research issues in Western European studies                      07
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                                                                                                                                 FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                     Board
ACRL_WESS       -               75900     Fundraising Committee Meeting (ACRL WESS)                                            21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      N/A                                                                                                       Room
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                     SHER -
ACRL_WESS       -               76080     Scandinavian Discussion Group (ACRL WESS)                                            22         10:00 am     Discussion/Interest Group              Discussion and information form on Scandinavian librarianship                                             Trinity 5
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                                                                                                                                 FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                     Garden
ACRL_WESS       -               76081     Cataloging Issues Discussion Group (ACRL WESS)                                       21         10:00 am     Discussion/Interest Group              Discusses issues relating to cataloging and access particularly Western European material                 Room
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SHER -
                                                                                                                               Monday                                                                                                                                                                   Lone Star
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                     Ballroom
ACRL_WESS       -               76340     General Membership Forum and Executive Committee (ACRL WESS)                         23         12 noon      Forum/Update                           Membership update, followed by Executive Committee meeting                                                A3
                                                                                                                                                                                              Please join us in a discussion about subject librarian roles in academic libraries.
                                                                                                                                                                                              Our conversation will explore the following issues, and more: How is the subject librarian role
                                                                                                                                                                                              changing? What traditional subject librarian activities should be cast off (if any)? What are
                                                                                                                                                                                              potential new roles for subject librarians? What activities should be the highest priority for subject
                                                                                                                               Monday     10:30 am -                                          librarians?                                                                                               SHER -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         Majestic
ACRL_WGSS       -               79164     Subject Librarians: Current and Future Directions Discussion Group (ACRL WGSS)       23         noon       Discussion/Interest Group                Convener: Jennifer Mayer, University of Wyoming Libraries                                                 04
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SHER -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        San
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                    Antonio
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         Ballroom
ACRL_WGSS       -               79162     All Committees Meeting (ACRL WGSS)                                                   22         noon       Committee Meeting                        N/A                                                                                                       B
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                     SHER -
ACRL_WGSS       -               79163     Executive Committee (ACRL WGSS)                                                      22         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      N/A                                                                                                       Trinity 4
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                                                                                                                                 SHER -
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                     Seminar
ACRL_WGSS       -               79140     General Membership Forum (ACRL WGSS)                                                 21         5:30 pm      Forum/Update                           N/A                                                                                                       Theater
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                     SHER -
ACRL_WGSS       -               79160     2012 Conference Planning--Anaheim (ACRL WGSS)                                        22         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      N/A                                                                                                       Pearl 2
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SHER -
                                                                                                                               Sunday                                                                                                                                                                   Executive
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                     Boardroo
ACRL_WGSS       -               79161     2013 Conference Planning--Chicago (ACRL WGSS)                                        22         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      N/A                                                                                                       m
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm - Discussion/Interest Group,                A forum and group discussion on the Edge Initiative, a national effort to introduce benchmarks for        DCC -
AFL             -               78662     The Edge Initiative: Where People Connect, Communities Achieve                       21         3:30 pm    Speaker Series                           high quality public access technology in libraries.                                                       A130/131
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00      Discussion/Interest Group,                                                                                                                         DCC -
AFL             -               78700     Learning Labs in Libraries & Museums                                                 22         noon       Speaker Series                           A discussion and forum on the learning labs grant project created for libraries and museums.              D162/164
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    Other - 12-                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
AFL             -               72960     ALA Affiliates Luncheon                                                              21         1:30 pm     Affiliate event                         ALA Affiliates Luncheon                                                                                   D224
                                                                                                                               Friday
                                                                                                                               January    7:30pm-                                                                                                                                                       MAG -
AFL-AILA        -               79680     Executive Board Meeting (AILA )                                                      20         9:00pm       Affiliate event, Committee Meeting     Executive board meeting for the American Indian Library Association (AILA)                                Jackson
                                                                                                                               Thursday                                                       Meeting of the Joint Conference of Librarians of Color Steering Committee planning the 2nd
                                                                                                                               January    6:00pm-                                             National Joint Conference of Librarians of Color (JCLC), September 19-23, 2012.                           DCC -
AFL-AILA        ALA-DIVERSITY   78880     Steering Committee I (JCLC)                                                          19         10:00pm      Committee Meeting                      Representatives from AILA, APALA, BCALA, CALA and REFORMA.                                                D226
                                                                                                                               Friday
                                                                                                                               January    2:00pm-                                                                                                                                                       MAG -
AFL-AILA        -               79700     Retreat (AILA)                                                                       20         7:00pm       Affiliate event, Committee Meeting     Planning Meeting for the American Indian Library Association (AILA)                                       Jackson

                                                                                                                               Monday                                                         Meeting of the Joint Conference of Librarians of Color Steering Committee and all JCLC                    FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                           committees planning the 2nd National Joint Conference of Librarians of Color (JCLC), September            Pavilion
AFL-AILA        ALA-DIVERSITY   78900     Steering Committee II and All Committee Meeting (JCLC)                               23         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      19-23, 2012. Representatives from AILA, APALA, BCALA, CALA and REFORMA.                                   Room
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SHER -
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                    Lone Star
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         Ballroom
AFL-AILA        -               79660     Business Meeting (AILA)                                                              22         noon       Affiliate event, Committee Meeting       Business meeting for the American Indian Library Association (AILA)                                       C2
                                                                                                                               Thursday                                                       Meeting of the Joint Conference of Librarians of Color Steering Committee planning the 2nd
                                                                                                                               January    6:00pm-                                             National Joint Conference of Librarians of Color (JCLC), September 19-23, 2012.                           DCC -
AFL-APALA       ALA-DIVERSITY   78880     Steering Committee I (JCLC)                                                          19         10:00pm      Committee Meeting                      Representatives from AILA, APALA, BCALA, CALA and REFORMA.                                                D226
                                                                                                                               Friday
                                                                                                                               January    7:30 -                                                                                                                                                        OMNI -
AFL-APALA       -               711021    Executive Board Meeting (APALA )                                                     20         9:30 PM      Committee Meeting                      Asian Pacific American Librarians Association, Executive Board Meeting                                    Trinity 3

                                                                                                                               Monday                                                         Meeting of the Joint Conference of Librarians of Color Steering Committee and all JCLC                    FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                           committees planning the 2nd National Joint Conference of Librarians of Color (JCLC), September            Pavilion
AFL-APALA       ALA-DIVERSITY   78900     Steering Committee II and All Committee Meeting (JCLC)                               23         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      19-23, 2012. Representatives from AILA, APALA, BCALA, CALA and REFORMA.                                   Room

                                                                                                                                                                                              Join us for a small but powerful forum to discuss rural library advocacy. This session will
                                                                                                                                                                                              introduce the newly revised “Small But Powerful Guide to Winning Big Support for Your Rural
                                                                                                                                                                                              Library,” a toolkit from the ALA Committee on Rural, Native, and Tribal Libraries of All Kinds, the
                                                                                                                                                                                              Office for Literacy and Outreach Services, and the Association for Rural and Small Libraries.
                                                                                                                               Sunday                                                         Panelists will discuss some of the current issues facing small and rural libraries and successful
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -    Discussion/Interest Group,             strategies for rural library advocacy. An open forum for librarians to share best practices,              DCC -
AFL-ARSL        -               78282     A Small But Powerful Forum for Winning Big Support for Your Rural Library            22         3:30 pm      Forum/Update                           questions, and concerns will conclude the session.                                                        A308
                                                                                                                               Friday     9:00 a.m.                                                                                                                                                     MAR -
                                                                                                                               January    to 12:00                                            The BCALA executive board meeting is a planning meeting for the officers, committee chairs, and           Cambridg
AFL-BCALA       -               711460    Executive Board Meeting (BCALA)                                                      20         p.m.         Affiliate event, Committee Meeting     board members for the BCALA, Inc.                                                                         e
                                                                                                                               Friday     2:00 p.m.                                                                                                                                                     MAR -
                                                                                                                               January    to 4:00                                             The BCALA International Relations Committee will meet to discuss international issues impacting           Normandy
AFL-BCALA       -               711480    International Relations Committee Meeting (BCALA)                                    20         p.m.         Committee Meeting                      libraries, IFLA, and other pertenant issues of interest to the members of BCALA.                          A
                                                                                                                               Thursday                                                       Meeting of the Joint Conference of Librarians of Color Steering Committee planning the 2nd
                                                                                                                               January    6:00pm-                                             National Joint Conference of Librarians of Color (JCLC), September 19-23, 2012.                           DCC -
AFL-BCALA       ALA-DIVERSITY   78880     Steering Committee I (JCLC)                                                          19         10:00pm      Committee Meeting                      Representatives from AILA, APALA, BCALA, CALA and REFORMA.                                                D226
                                                                                                                               Friday     8:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                               January    to 10:00                                                                                                                                                      MAR -
AFL-BCALA       -               711481    NCAAL Conference Planning Committee Meeting II (BCALA)                               20         p.m.         Committee Meeting                      The National Conference of African Americans (NCAAL) planning committee meeting.                          Normandy
                                                                                                                               Friday     8:00 p.m.                                                                                                                                                     MAR -
                                                                                                                               January    to 10:00                                                                                                                                                      Champag
AFL-BCALA       -               711500    Literary Awards Committee Meeting I (BCALA)                                          20         p.m.         Committee Meeting                      The BCALA Literary Committee meeting is a closed.                                                         ne
                                                                                                                               Friday     3:00 p.m.                                                                                                                                                     MAR -
                                                                                                                               January    to 5:00                                                                                                                                                       Champag
AFL-BCALA       -               712300    Annual Programs Planning Committe Meeting (BCALA)                                    20         p.m.         Committee Meeting                      This is a closed meeting for committee members only.                                                      ne
                                                                                                                                                                                              The BCALA Membership Committee develops and coordinates membership promotion activities;
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                       keep current records of membership status; recommend to the Executive Board policies relating to          MAR -
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                           membership and dues; prepare a Membership Directory in cooperation with the Publications                  Champag
AFL-BCALA       -               711520    Membership Committee Meeting (BCALA)                                                 21         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Committee.                                                                                                ne

                                                                                                                               Monday                                                         Meeting of the Joint Conference of Librarians of Color Steering Committee and all JCLC                    FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                           committees planning the 2nd National Joint Conference of Librarians of Color (JCLC), September            Pavilion
AFL-BCALA       ALA-DIVERSITY   78900     Steering Committee II and All Committee Meeting (JCLC)                               23         5:30 pm    Committee Meeting                        19-23, 2012. Representatives from AILA, APALA, BCALA, CALA and REFORMA.                                   Room
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                         MAR -
AFL-BCALA       -               711502    E. J. Josey Scholarship Committee Meeting (BCALA)                                    21         noon       Committee Meeting                        The E.J. Josey Scholarship Committee Meeting is a closed meeting.                                         Bordeaux

                                                                                                                                                                                              The BCALA Recruitment and Professional Development Committee promotes and develops
                                                                                                                                                                                              strategies for recruiting African Americans into the field of library and information science;
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -                                          conduct an orientation session to acquaint new or interested members with the purpose, services           MAR -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                               and programs of the Black Caucus in particular and of ALA in general; provide information and             Champag
AFL-BCALA       -               711561    Recruitment and Professional Development Committee Meeting (BCALA)                   21         noon       Committee Meeting                        activities to facilitate Black librarians' professional career development.                               ne
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                           This meeting is open to all who wish to get involved with BCALA. The meeting will focus on                MAR -
AFL-BCALA       -               711560    Yes, I'm ready to get involved! (BCALA)                                              21         10:00 am     Discussion/Interest Group              discussing and reviewing leadership opportunities within BCALA.                                           Normandy
                                                                                                                                          Other -
                                                                                                                               Saturday   2:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                               January    to 5:30                                                                                                                                                       MAR -
AFL-BCALA       -               711501    Literary Committee Meeting II (BCALA)                                                21         p.m.         Committee Meeting                      The BCALA Literary Awards Committee meeting is a closed meeting.                                          Bordeaux

                                                                                                                               Monday     Other -                                             The annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Observance and Sunrise Celebration features words
                                          Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Observance and Sunrise Celebration                   January    6:30 AM -    Affiliate event, Discussion/Interest   and music commemorating Dr. King's legacy and recognizes the connection between his life's
AFL-BCALA       -               75687     (SRRT/BCALA/ALA-OLOS, ALA)                                                           23         7:30 AM      Group                                  work and the library world. Sponsored by SRRT, BCALA, OLOS, and World Book, Inc.                          DCC - A2
                                                                                                                                          Other -
                                                                                                                               Sunday     8:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                               January    to 10:00                                                                                                                                                      MAR -
AFL-BCALA       -               711540    Membership Meeting (BCALA)                                                           22         p.m.         Governance/Membership Meeting          The BCALA Midwinter Membership Meeting.                                                                   Normandy

                                                                                                                                                                                              The Executive Board is the governing body of Beta Phi Mu. It is empowered to set policy, authorize
                                                                                                                                                                                              and dissolve chapters upon petition, review and adopt the annual budget, authorize expenditures for
                                                                                                                                                                                              specific activities not included in the annual budget, provide leadership to the chapters through
                                                                                                                                                                                              liaison with the Assembly and by providing chapters with handbooks for guidance, respond to
                                                                                                                               Friday                                                         recommendations from the Assembly, authorize seminars and other programs or training, carry
                                                                                                                               January    12:00 PM -                                          out the requirements of these Bylaws, and initiate other activities to carry out the purposes of Beta     DCC -
AFL-BETAPHIMU   -               73720     Beta Phi Mu Executive Board Meeting                                                  20         3:00 PM    Other                                    Phi Mu.                                                                                                   A116
                                                                                                                               Thursday                                                       Meeting of the Joint Conference of Librarians of Color Steering Committee planning the 2nd
                                                                                                                               January    6:00pm-                                             National Joint Conference of Librarians of Color (JCLC), September 19-23, 2012.                           DCC -
AFL-CALA        ALA-DIVERSITY   78880     Steering Committee I (JCLC)                                                          19         10:00pm      Committee Meeting                      Representatives from AILA, APALA, BCALA, CALA and REFORMA.                                                D226

                                                                                                                               Monday                                                         Meeting of the Joint Conference of Librarians of Color Steering Committee and all JCLC                    FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                           committees planning the 2nd National Joint Conference of Librarians of Color (JCLC), September            Pavilion
AFL-CALA        ALA-DIVERSITY   78900     Steering Committee II and All Committee Meeting (JCLC)                               23         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      19-23, 2012. Representatives from AILA, APALA, BCALA, CALA and REFORMA.                                   Room

                                                                                                                               Saturday   Other -      Affiliate event, Committee                                                                                                                       FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    7:00-        Meeting,                                                                                                                                         Fountain
AFL-CALA        -               72780     Board Meeting II (CALA)                                                              21         10:00 pm     Governance/Membership Meeting          Chinese American Librarians Association (CALA) Board Meeting II                                           Room
                                                                                                                               Thursday                                                       Meeting of the Joint Conference of Librarians of Color Steering Committee planning the 2nd
                                                                                                                               January    6:00pm-                                             National Joint Conference of Librarians of Color (JCLC), September 19-23, 2012.                           DCC -
AFL-JCLC        ALA-DIVERSITY   78880     Steering Committee I (JCLC)                                                          19         10:00pm      Committee Meeting                      Representatives from AILA, APALA, BCALA, CALA and REFORMA.                                                D226

                                                                                                                               Monday                                                         Meeting of the Joint Conference of Librarians of Color Steering Committee and all JCLC                    FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                           committees planning the 2nd National Joint Conference of Librarians of Color (JCLC), September            Pavilion
AFL-JCLC        ALA-DIVERSITY   78900     Steering Committee II and All Committee Meeting (JCLC)                               23         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      19-23, 2012. Representatives from AILA, APALA, BCALA, CALA and REFORMA.                                   Room
                                                                                                                               Friday                                                         CAPC (Cataloging Policy Committee) represents the concerns of audiovisual catalogers in
                                                                                                                               January                                                        matters relating to the formation, interpretation and implementation of national and international        OMNI -
AFL-OLAC        -               74441     CAPC Meeting                                                                         20         7-9 pm       Affiliate event                        cataloging standards, rules and related matters                                                           Trinity 7
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                           Online Audiovisual Catalogers, Inc. is an international organization for catalogers concerned with        DCC -
AFL-OLAC        -               74460     OLAC (Online Audiovsual Catalogers) Membership Meeting                               22         5:30 pm      Affiliate event                        all types of nonprint materials                                                                           A306
                                                                                                                               Friday                                                                                                                                                                   FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    7:30 p.m.-                                          Meeting of the executive board of REFORMA, the National Association for the Promotion of                  Board
AFL-REFORMA     -               79800     Executive Committee Meeting I (REFORMA)                                              20         10:00 p.m. Committee Meeting                        Library & Information Services to Latinos & the Spanish-Speaking.                                         Room
                                                                                                                               Friday                                                                                                                                                                   FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 a.m. -                                         Meeting to continue development of strategic plan for REFORMA, the National Association for               Fountain
AFL-REFORMA     -               79842     Strategic Planning Meeting (REFORMA)                                                 20         12 noon     Committee Meeting                       Promotion of Library & Information Services to Latinos & the Spanish-speaking.                            Room

                                                                                                                               Monday                                                         Meeting of the Joint Conference of Librarians of Color Steering Committee and all JCLC                    FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                           committees planning the 2nd National Joint Conference of Librarians of Color (JCLC), September            Pavilion
AFL-REFORMA     ALA-DIVERSITY   78900     Steering Committee II and All Committee Meeting (JCLC)                               23         5:30 pm    Committee Meeting                        19-23, 2012. Representatives from AILA, APALA, BCALA, CALA and REFORMA.                                   Room
                                                                                                                               Monday     10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                    FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                               Meeting of the executive board of REFORMA, the National Association for the Promotion of                  Board
AFL-REFORMA     -               79821     Executive Committee Meeting II (REFORMA)                                             23         noon       Committee Meeting                        Library & Information Services to Latinos & the Spanish-Speaking.                                         Room
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                    FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                               Meeting time for committees of REFORMA, the National Association for the Promotion of Library             Patio
AFL-REFORMA     -               79802     All Committee Meeting II (REFORMA)                                                   21         noon       Committee Meeting                        & Information Services to Latinos & the Spanish-Speaking                                                  Room
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                                                                                                                                 FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                           Meeting time for committees of REFORMA, the National Association for the Promotion of Library             Patio
AFL-REFORMA     -               79801     All Committee Meeting I (REFORMA)                                                    21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      & Information Services to Latinos & the Spanish-Speaking.                                                 Room
                                                                                                                               Sunday                                                                                                                                                                   FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                           Meeting of the board of directors of REFORMA, the National Association for the Promotion of               Fountain
AFL-REFORMA     -               79820     Board of Directors Meeting (REFORMA)                                                 22         10:00 am Committee Meeting                          Library & Information Services to Latinos & the Spanish-Speaking.                                         Room
                                                                                                                               Sunday     Other -                                             Breakfast meeting for planning the Pura Belpre Celebracion at ALA Annual. Sponsored by                    FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    6:30 a.m.-                                          REFORMA, the National Association for the Promotion of Library & Information Services to                  Patio
AFL-REFORMA     -               79841     Pura Belpre Celebracion Planning Breakfast (REFORMA)                                 22         8:00 a.m. Committee Meeting                         Latinos & the Spanish-speaking.                                                                           Room
                                                                                                                               Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                       FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 p.m. - Affiliate event, Social event, Author   Join us for REFORMA's signature program, Noche de Cuentos: A Magical Evening of Tales. It'll              Terrace
AFL-REFORMA     -               79840     Noche de Cuentos (REFORMA)                                                           21         10 p.m.     event                                   be a fun-filled night with good stories and great company!                                                Room
ALA Allied                                                                                                                     Friday                                                                                                                                                                   OMNI -
Professional                                                                                                                   January    3:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                     Oak Cliff
Association     -               77760     CPLA Certification Review Committee                                                  20         5:15 pm      Committee Meeting                      Meeting of the Certified Public Library Administrator Program Certification Committee (CPLA).             1

ALA Allied                                                                                                                     Friday     11:00 a.m.                                                                                                                                                    OMNI -
Professional                                                                                                                   January    - 12:00                                                                                                                                                       Fair Park
Association     -               76721     ALA-APA Board of Directors                                                           20         p.m.       Committee Meeting                        Meeting of the ALA-APA Board of Directors                                                                 1
ALA Allied                                                                                                                     Sunday
Professional                                                                                                                   January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
Association     -               77800     Library Support Staff Certification Program Open Forum                               22         3:30 pm      Forum/Update                           Open Forum for all intested to learn more about the Library Support Staff Certification Program.          D168
ALA Allied                                                                                                                     Saturday
Professional                                                                                                                   January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
Association     -               77740     Certification Program Committee                                                      21         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Meeting of the ALA-APA Certification Program Committee.                                                   A106
ALA Allied                                                                                                                     Sunday
Professional                                                                                                                   January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
Association     -               77820     Promotion/Fundraising/Publishing Committee                                           22         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      ALA-APA All committee meetings of the Promotion/Fundraising/Publishing Committees.                        D172
ALA Allied                                                                                                                           Saturday
Professional                                                                                                                         January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
Association     -                   77821     Salaries and Status of Library Workers Committee                                       21         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Meeting of the Salaries and Status of Library Workers committee.                                        D169
ALA Allied                                                                                                                           Sunday
Professional                                                                                                                         January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
Association     -                   77780     Library Support Staff Certification Review Committee                                   22         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      Meeting of the Library Support Staff Certification Review Committee.                                    C140
ALA Allied                                                                                                                           Sunday     Other -
Professional                                                                                                                         January    10:15-                                                                                                                                                      DCC -
Association     -                   75660     ALA-APA Council                                                                        22         11:00am      Governance/Membership Meeting          Business meeting of the ALA-APA Council.                                                                C2-C4

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Learn how to engage and mobilize friends and trustees groups, opinion-makers and civic
                                                                                                                                                                                                    organizations to support your public, school and academic libraries. Co-sponsored by the
                                                                                                                                                                                                    American Association of School Librarians (AASL), the Association of Library Trustees,
                                                                                                                                     Friday                                                         Advocates, Friends and Foundations (ALTAFF) and the Texas Library Association. Register for
                                                                                                                                     January                                                        Nuts & Bolts for Trustees, Friends and Foundations (Event code: ALT1) from 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.             OMNI -
ALA-AC          AASL (no subunit)   79521     Mobilizing Community Support for Your Library: An Advocacy Institute Workshop          20         1 to 4 p.m. Preconference/Institute                 Friday morning and receive a discount on combined registration.                                         Trinity 5
                                                                                                                                     Sunday
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-AC          -                   73042     Committee on Library Advocacy Meeting                                                  22         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Meeting of the Committee on Library Advocacy                                                            C143
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            SHER -
                                                                                                                                     Sunday     10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                  Lone Star
                                                                                                                                     January    12:00                                                                                                                                                       Ballroom
ALA-AC          -                   73040     Advocacy Coordinating Group Meeting                                                    22         noon       Committee Meeting                        Meeting of the Advocacy Coordinating Group                                                              A3
                                                                                                                                     Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                     January    12:00                                                                                                                                                       DCC -
ALA-AC          -                   73000     Advocacy Training Subcommittee Meeting                                                 21         noon       Committee Meeting                        Meeting of the Advocacy Training Subcommittee                                                           A127
                                                                                                                                     Friday
                                                                                                                                     January    2:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-BARCC       -                   76960     ALA Finance Best Practices                                                             20         4:30 pm    Committee Meeting                        Financial and budget education for members.                                                             D224
                                                                                                                                     Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                     OMNI -
                                                                                                                                     January    12:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                  Fair Park
ALA-BARCC       -                   76982     Budget Analysis & Reveiw Committee                                                     21         1:30 pm    Committee Meeting                        Budgeting information and approval.                                                                     1
                                                                                                                                                                                                    New and experienced program reviewers and report compilers are encouraged to attend this
                                                                                                                                                                                                    session to learn about the NCATE program review process. Participants will learn about
                                                                                                                                     Friday                                                         application of the standards, report preparation, and appropriate assessments. The session will         SHER -
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00am-                                             include a discussion of the new revised ALA/AASL Standards for Initial Preparation of School            Majestic
ALA-COA         AASL (no subunit)   78660     AASL/NCATE Program Review Training                                                     20         12:00pm      Other                                  Librarians.                                                                                             01

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Experienced ERPs who have participated in two or more on-site visits are invited to attend training
                                                                                                                                     Friday                                                         for ERP Chairs. The session will prepare attendees to lead an external review of MLIS programs
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30pm -                                            seeking ALA accreditation. The session will include a panel discussion featuring experienced            SHER -
ALA-COA         -                   78600     External Review Panel (ERP) Chair Training                                             20         4:30pm       Other                                  ERP Chairs and Office for Accreditation staff.                                                          Trinity 1
                                                                                                                                     Friday                                                                                                                                                                 SHER -
                                                                                                                                     January    8 am - 5                                                                                                                                                    Majestic
ALA-COA         -                   713400    COA Office                                                                             20         pm           Other                                  -                                                                                                       02
                                                                                                                                     Monday                                                                                                                                                                 SHER -
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   Majestic
ALA-COA         -                   78580     Committee on Accreditation Meeting                                                     23         12 noon      Committee Meeting                      N/A                                                                                                     01
                                                                                                                                     Sunday                                                                                                                                                                 SHER -
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   Majestic
ALA-COA         -                   78560     Committee on Accreditation Meeting                                                     22         5:00 pm      Committee Meeting                      N/A                                                                                                     01
                                                                                                                                     Saturday                                                                                                                                                               SHER -
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   Majestic
ALA-COA         -                   78542     Committee on Accreditation Meeting                                                     21         5:00 pm      Committee Meeting                      N/A                                                                                                     01
                                                                                                                                     Friday
                                                                                                                                     January    11:30am-                                                                                                                                                    DCC -
ALA-COMM        -                   74862     Committee on Membership Meetings                                                       20         1:30pm       Committee Meeting                      The committee's business meeting.                                                                       A118
                                                                                                                                     Saturday                                                                                                                                                               OMNI -
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   Dallas
ALA-CONF        -                   BLK13201 5 Hours Blackout                                                                        21         10:00 am     Other                                  -                                                                                                       EFG
                                                                                                                                     Saturday                                                                                                                                                               OMNI -
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   Dallas
ALA-CONF        -                   BLK13201 5 Hours Blackout                                                                        21         10:00 am     Other                                  -                                                                                                       DH
                                                                                                                                     Sunday
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-CONF        -                   BLK13280 2 Hours Blackout                                                                        22         10:00 am     Other                                  -                                                                                                       D223
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            DCC -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Exhibit
                                                                                                                                     Monday     Other -                                                                                                                                                     Hall: Pop
                                                                                                                                     January    9:00am-                                                                                                                                                     Top
ALA-CONF        -                   713542    PopTop Stage - TBA                                                                     23         2:00pm       Speaker Series                         -                                                                                                       Stage
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            DCC -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Exhibit
                                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                     Hall: Pop
                                                                                                                                     January    9:00am-                                                                                                                                                     Top
ALA-CONF        -                   713541    PopTop Stage - Romance Day                                                             22         5:00pm       Speaker Series                         -                                                                                                       Stage
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            DCC -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Exhibit
                                                                                                                                     Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                     Hall: Pop
                                                                                                                                     January    9:00am-                                                                                                                                                     Top
ALA-CONF        -                   713540    PopTop Stage - Mystery Day                                                             21         5:00pm       Speaker Series                         -                                                                                                       Stage
                                                                                                                                     Saturday                                                                                                                                                               OMNI -
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   Arts
ALA-CONSTBY     -                   76722     ALA Constitution & Blylaws Committee                                                   21         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Meeting of the ALA Constitution & Bylaws Committee                                                      District 6
                                                                                                                                     Monday     Other -                                                                                                                                                     OMNI -
                                                                                                                                     January    5:30 -                                                                                                                                                      Oak Cliff
ALA-CONSTBY     -                   76725     ALA Constitution & Bylaws Committee                                                    23         7:00 p.m.    Committee Meeting                      Meeting of the ALA Constitution & Bylaws Committee                                                      1
                                                                                                                                     Saturday
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-COSWL       -                   77480     Committee on the Status of Women in Librarianship                                      21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      Committee meeting for COSWL.                                                                            C143
                                                                                                                                     Tuesday
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00am-                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
ALA-COUNCIL     -                   73180     Council III                                                                            24         12:30pm      Governance/Membership Meeting          Meeting of the policy-making body of ALA.                                                               C2-C4
                                                                                                                                     Friday
                                                                                                                                     January    3:00-                                                                                                                                                       DCC -
ALA-COUNCIL     -                   74880     Council Orientation Committee                                                          20         4:00pm       Committee Meeting                      The committee's business meeting.                                                                       A101
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            OMNI -
                                                                                                                                     Tuesday                                                                                                                                                                Molly
                                                                                                                                     January    6:30a-                                              ALA Executive Committee and others meet to review Council agenda and script prior to each               Raphael
ALA-COUNCIL     -                   75343     Council Prompt Book Meeting III                                                        24         7:30a        Committee Meeting                      Council meeting.                                                                                        Suite
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            DCC -
                                                                                                                                     Saturday                                                                                                                                                               ALA
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   Office
ALA-COUNCIL     -                   75421     Council Resolutions Committee                                                          21         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      The committee's business meeting.                                                                       Area
                                                                                                                                     Monday
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-COUNCIL     -                   75643     Policy Manual Revision Task Force II                                                   23         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Task Force's business meeting.                                                                          A118
                                                                                                                                     Saturday
                                                                                                                                     January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-COUNCIL     -                   75606     Policy Manual Revision Task Force I                                                    21         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      This is the task force's business meeting                                                               A106
                                                                                                                                     Saturday
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   OMNI -
ALA-COUNCIL     -                   73220     Council Orientation Session                                                            21         10:00 am     Governance/Membership Meeting          An orientation for ALA Council members.                                                                 Dallas B
                                                                                                                                     Monday     Other -
                                                                                                                                     January    10:00am-                                                                                                                                                    DCC -
ALA-COUNCIL     -                   73160     Council II                                                                             23         12:15pm      Governance/Membership Meeting          Meeting of the policy-making body of ALA.                                                               C2-C4
                                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                                     January    11:15am-                                                                                                                                                    DCC -
ALA-COUNCIL     -                   73080     Council I                                                                              22         12:30pm      Governance/Membership Meeting          Meeting of the policy making body of ALA.                                                               C2-C4
                                                                                                                                     Monday     Other -
                                                                                                                                     January    12:30-                                              This forum will allow Executive Board candidates an opportunity to present their platforms to           DCC -
ALA-COUNCIL     -                   75580     Executive Board Candidates Forum                                                       23         1:30pm       Forum/Update                           councilors prior to the Council Executive Board election.                                               C2-C4
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            DCC -
                                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                     ALA
                                                                                                                                     January    3:30-                                                                                                                                                       Office
ALA-COUNCIL     -                   75782     Policy Monitoring Committee                                                            22         4:30pm       Committee Meeting                      The committee's business meeting.                                                                       Area
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            OMNI -
                                                                                                                                     Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                     Molly
                                                                                                                                     January    6:30-                                               ALA Executive Committee and others meet to review Council agenda and script prior to Council            Raphael
ALA-COUNCIL     -                   75166     Council Prompt Book Meeting I                                                          21         7:30am       Committee Meeting                      meetings.                                                                                               Suite
                                                                                                                                     Monday     Other -                                                                                                                                                     OMNI -
                                                                                                                                     January    8:30-        Forum/Update,                          This forum allows councilors an opportunity to discuss issues they will face during the Midwinter       Arts
ALA-COUNCIL     -                   75760     Council Forum II                                                                       23         10:00pm      Preconference/Institute                Meeting.                                                                                                District 4
                                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                                     January    8:30-                                               This meeting allows counclors an opportunity to discuss issues facing them during this midwinter        OMNI -
ALA-COUNCIL     -                   75740     Council Forum I                                                                        22         10:00pm      Forum/Update                           meeting.                                                                                                Cedars
                                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                                     January    9:00-                                               At each Midwinter Meeting, there shall be a joint information session with the Membership,              DCC -
ALA-COUNCIL     -                   73200     Council/Executive Board/Membership Information Session                                 22         10:00am      Governance/Membership Meeting          Council, and the Executive Board.                                                                       C2-C4
                                                                                                                                     Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                                     January    9:00-                                                                                                                                                       OMNI -
ALA-COUNCIL     -                   75640     Council Reception                                                                      21         10:00pm      Reception                              Reception for ALA Council members.                                                                      Katy Trail
                                                                                                                                                                                                    ALA Executive Committee and others meet to review Council agenda and script prior to Council
                                                                                                                                     Monday     Other -                                             meetings.
                                                                                                                                     January    9:15-9:45                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-COUNCIL     -                   75320     Council Prompt Book Meeting II                                                         23         am           Committee Meeting                      Cheryl Malden will handle the catering for this meeting.                                                C2-C4
                                                                                                                                                                                                    The Chapter Leaders Forum, presented by the ALA Chapter Relations Committee at each ALA
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Midwinter and Annual, provides a great opportunity for Chapter Leaders (especially incoming
                                                                                                                                                                                                    leaders) to meet and discuss a full agenda on topics to help prepare them to lead an association.
                                                                                                                                     Friday                                                         Topics have included Membership Development and Retention, New Revenue Ideas, Social                    OMNI -
                                                                                                                                     January    9:30 a.m.-                                          Media, and Advocacy. This event requires advance registration and includes lunch. No on-site            South
ALA-CRC         -                   76740     Chapter Leaders Forum                                                                  20         4:00 p.m.    Forum/Update                           registration.                                                                                           Side 1

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Last year libraries in 30 states participated in Money Smart Week @ your library. Come hear how
                                                                                                                                                                                                    your library and your state can participate in Money Smart Week @ your library, April 21-28. A
                                                                                                                                     Sunday                                                         national initiative from ALA and the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago helps consumers of all ages
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                           improve their financial literacy. All types of libraries can participate. Learn about partnership       DCC -
ALA-CRC         -                   77580     Money Smart Week @ Your Library                                                        22         3:30 pm      Affiliate event                        opportunities, resources, and programming ideas.                                                        C156

                                                                                                                                                                                                    The mission of the CRC is to develop and recognize Chapters as integral components of ALA; to
                                                                                                                                                                                                    encourage discussion, activities and programs that support the mutual interests of ALA and the
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Chapters; to provide a forum wherein Chapters can share ideas and concerns of common interest
                                                                                                                                                                                                    and identify common needs and goals; to communicate these Chapter needs and goals to ALA and
                                                                                                                                     Monday                                                         ALA goals, programs and priorities to the Chapters; to encourage and maintain a cooperative and
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                           supportive relationship among ALA, its units, and the Chapters; to serve as an advisory committee       DCC -
ALA-CRC         -                   77681     Chapter Relations Committee II                                                         23         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      to the Chapter Relations Office.                                                                        C140

                                                                                                                                                                                                    The mission of the CRC is to develop and recognize Chapters as integral components of ALA; to
                                                                                                                                                                                                    encourage discussion, activities and programs that support the mutual interests of ALA and the
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Chapters; to provide a forum wherein Chapters can share ideas and concerns of common interest
                                                                                                                                                                                                    and identify common needs and goals; to communicate these Chapter needs and goals to ALA and
                                                                                                                                     Saturday                                                       ALA goals, programs and priorities to the Chapters; to encourage and maintain a cooperative and
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                           supportive relationship among ALA, its units, and the Chapters; to serve as an advisory committee       DCC -
ALA-CRC         -                   77680     Chapter Relations Committee I                                                          21         3:30 pm    Committee Meeting                        to the Chapter Relations Office.                                                                        C140
                                                                                                                                     Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                     January    12:00                                               International Council of Library Association Executives (ICLAE) is comprised of ALA Chapter             DCC -
ALA-CRC         -                   76760     International Council of Library Association Executives (ICLAE)                        22         noon       Committee Meeting                        Executive Directors and other Chapter Leaders.                                                          D222
                                                                                                                                     Monday
                                                                                                                                     January    4:00 pm -                                           This forum is conducted by the Chapter Councilors prior to the Council Forum on Monday, 8:30            OMNI -
ALA-CRC         -                   77281     Chapter Councilors Forum                                                               23         5:30 pm      Forum/Update                           p.m.-10:30 p.m.                                                                                         Dallas C
                                                                                                                                     Friday                                                                                                                                                                 OMNI -
                                                                                                                                     January    8:30 -                                                                                                                                                      Fair Park
ALA-EC          -                   76660     ALA Executive Board I                                                                  20         11:00 a.m. Committee Meeting                        Meeting of the ALA Executive Board                                                                      1
                                                                                                                                     Tuesday                                                                                                                                                                OMNI -
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 -                                                                                                                                                      Fair Park
ALA-EC          -                   76720     ALA Executive Board III                                                                24         5:30 p.m.    Committee Meeting                      Meeting of the ALA Executive Board                                                                      1
                                                                                                                                     Monday     Other -                                                                                                                                                     OMNI -
                                                                                                                                     January    2:00 -                                                                                                                                                      Fair Park
ALA-EC          -                   76680     ALA Executive Board II                                                                 23         5:00 p.m.    Committee Meeting                      Meeting of the ALA Executive Board                                                                      1
                                                                                                                                     Friday                                                                                                                                                                 OMNI -
                                                                                                                                     January    4:00 -                                                                                                                                                      Victory
ALA-ED          -                   77461     Diversity Working Group                                                                20         5:00         Committee Meeting                      Diversity in Higher Education Working Group.                                                            Park 1
                                                                                                                                     Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                                     January    9:30 am -    Committee Meeting,                     Combined meeting of the ALA Committee on Education from 9:30 -11:30, followed by the ALA                DCC -
ALA-ED          -                   77440     COE/Education Assembly                                                                 21         12:30 pm     Forum/Update                           Education Assembly from 11:30 - 12:30.                                                                  C140
                                                                                                                                     Friday
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00 a.m. -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
ALA-HRDR        -                   75820     Emerging Leaders Workshop                                                              20         5:00 p.m. Other                                     Leadership Development workshop for 2012 Emerging Leader participants.                                  D162/164
                                                                                                                                     Saturday
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-HRDR        -                   79080     Emerging Leaders Interest Group Steering Committee                                     21         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Meeting of the steering committee of the Emerging Leaders Interest Group.                               A124
                                                                                                                                     Monday
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-HRDR        -                   75783     HRDR Advisory Committee                                                                23         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Meeting of the HRDR Advisory Committee.                                                                 D163
                                                                                                                                     Monday
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00 am -                                           The Assembly is charged to facilitate communication about activities related to recruiting for the      DCC -
ALA-HRDR        -                   75801     Recruitment Assembly                                                                   23         10:00 am     Forum/Update                           profession among ALA units and other groups.                                                            D160
                                                                                                                                     Sunday
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-HRDR        -                   75804     Emerging Leaders Subcommittee                                                          22         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      Committee oversees the Emerging Leaders Program.                                                        C143
                                                                                                                                     Sunday
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-IF          -                   73760     IFC Privacy Subcommittee                                                               22         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      The Intellectual Freedom Committee's Privacy Subcommittee meeting.                                      A309
                                                                                                                                     Sunday
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-IF          -                   73762     Joint IFC/COL Meeting                                                                  22         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      Joint meeting of the Intellectual Freedom Committee and the Committee on Legislation.                   A309
                                                                                                                                     Monday     Other -
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-IF          -                   73680     Intellectual Freedom Committee III                                                     23         6:00 pm      Committee Meeting                      Third business meeting for the Intellectual Freedom Committee.                                          D222
                                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                                     January    3:30pm -                                                                                                                                                    DCC -
ALA-IF          -                   73660     Intellectual Freedom Committee II                                                      22         6:30pm       Committee Meeting                      Second business meeting of the Intellectual Freedom Committee.                                          A309
                                                                                                                                     Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-IF          -                   73580     Intellectual Freedom Committee I                                                       21         12:30 pm     Committee Meeting                      First business meeting of the Intellectual Freedom Committee.                                           A309
                                                                                                                                     Friday
                                                                                                                                     January    3:00-                                                                                                                                                       DCC -
ALA-IR          -                   79544     International Relations Committee Meeting I                                            20         5:00pm       Committee Meeting                      Meeting of the ALA-International Relations Committee.                                                   D174
                                                                                                                                     Monday
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-IR          -                   79547     International Relations Committee Meeting II                                           23         3:30 pm    Committee Meeting                        Second meeting of the ALA-International Relations Committee (IRC).                                      D175
                                                                                                                                     Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                     January    12:00                                               IFLA representatives will provide an update about the IFLA Conference and IFLA's events and             DCC -
ALA-IR          -                   79581     IFLA Update                                                                            21         noon       Committee Meeting                        programs.                                                                                               D162/164
                                                                                                                                     Saturday
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-IR          IRRT.               79561     IRC/IRRT All Subcommittee Meeting                                                      21         12 noon      Committee Meeting                      Meeting of all IRC and IRRT Subcommittees.                                                              D162/164
                                                                                                                                     Friday
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   OMNI -
ALA-LD          -                   77720     ALA/Council Committee Intern Orientation                                               20         3:30 pm      Other                                  Orientation for ALA/Council Committee Interns.                                                          Trinity 3
                                                                                                                                     Friday                                                                                                                                                                 OMNI -
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   Oak Cliff
ALA-LD          -                   77520     Training, Orientation & Leadership Development Committee                               20         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      Committee Meeting for the ALA Training, Orientation and Leadership Development Committee.               2
                                                                                                                                     Friday
                                                                                                                                     January    1:00 PM -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-LITERACY    -                   76161     Literacy Assembly Meeting and Committee on Literacy Meeting                            20         4:00 PM      Committee Meeting                      The Literacy Assembly Meeting and Committee on Literacy will meet.                                      A302
                                                                                                                                     Saturday
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-LITERACY    -                   76140     Committee on Literacy All-Subcommittee Planning Meeting                                21         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      The Committee on Literacy All-Subcommittee Planning Meeting will meet.                                  A114

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Digital literacy is an essential 21st century skill set. Digital literacy requires strong reading and
                                                                                                                                                                                                    writing skills and includes the ability to use technology effectively, understand digital content, and
                                                                                                                                                                                                    communicate with digital tools. Librarians, educators, researchers, and policy makers are
                                                                                                                                                                                                    addressing a broad range of issues, including equity of access and digital inclusion, emerging
                                                                                                                                     Sunday     10:30 am -                                          educational curricula and training modules, and new strategies for public engagement. Members
                                                                                                                                     January    12:00      Discussion/Interest Group,               of ALA’s Committee on Literacy and ALA’s Digital Literacy Task Force will share current findings, DCC -
ALA-LITERACY    -                   76181     Digital Literacy: Opportunities and Challenges                                         22         noon       Forum/Update                             ongoing initiatives, promising practices, and next steps.                                              D166

                                                                                                                                                                                                    ALA’s Committee on Literacy and ALA’s Office for Literacy and Outreach Services
                                                                                                                                                                                                    (OLOS)announces the release of an essential resource for public libraries interested in reaching
                                                                                                                                                                                                    adult learners. This new toolkit, Serving Adult Learners @ your library, provides tips, tools, and
                                                                                                                                     Sunday                                                         resources for adding, expanding, and advocating for adult literacy services @ your library. This
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00 am -    Discussion/Interest Group,             open forum is an opportunity for librarians to join a panel of literacy experts and advocates for a     DCC -
ALA-LITERACY    -                   710102    Serving Adult Learners @ your library                                                  22         10:00 am     Forum/Update                           discussion of current and emerging issues, promising practices, and next steps.                         D166
                                                                                                                                     Friday
ALA-                                                                                                                                 January                                                        Meeting of the ALA Council Committee on Diversity and its subcommittees--Diversity Council,             DCC -
MINCONCUL       -                   78840     Committee on Diversity All Sub-Committee Business Meeting I                            20         3:00-5:00    Committee Meeting                      Diversity Research Grants Advisory Committee, and the Spectrum Advisory Committee.                      A130/131

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Is a PhD in LIS the next move for your career? Join us for a panel discussion with current PhD
                                                                                                                                     Saturday   10:30 am -                                          candidates followed by an open forum to discuss options and opportunities. This program is
ALA-                                                                                                                                 January    12:00                                               presented as part of the recruitment for the next round of Spectrum Doctoral Fellowships, funded        DCC -
MINCONCUL       ALA-DIVERSITY       79960     Is a PhD in LIS For You?                                                               21         noon       Forum/Update                             by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.                                                        C149
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Join us for the launch of the 2012 Diversity Research Grants program, sponsored by the ALA
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Office for Diversity, which addresses critical gaps in the knowledge of diversity issues within
                                                                                                                                     Sunday                                                         library and information science. Attendees will have the chance to discuss diversity research
ALA-                                                                                                                                 January    4:00 pm -                                           projects and celebrate the accomplishments of the 2011 Achievement in Library Diversity                 DCC -
MINCONCUL       ALA-DIVERSITY       710960    DiversiTea: Diversity Research Grants                                                  22         5:30 pm      Forum/Update                           Research Honoree, Camila Alire.                                                                         C150
                                                                                                                                     Sunday
ALA-                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
MINCONCUL       -                   78842     Committee on Diversity Business Meeting II                                             22         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      Meeting of the ALA Council Committee on Diversity.                                                      A303
                                                                                                                                     Saturday                                                                                                                                                               OMNI -
                                                                                                                                     January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                   Arts
ALA-NM          -                   76724     ALA Nominating Committee                                                               21         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Meeting of the Nominating Committee for the 2013 ALA Election                                           District 6
                                                                                                                                     Thursday                                                                                                                                                               SHER -
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30-                                                                                                                                                       Majestic
ALA-OITP        -                   710180    OITP Advisory Committee A                                                              19         6:00pm       Committee Meeting                      OITP Advisory committee will hold its annual retreat at Midwinter.                                      07
                                                                                                                                     Friday
                                                                                                                                     January                                                        The copyright education committee meets to discuss projects, issues, and activities related to          DCC -
ALA-OITP        -                   710340    Copyright Education Committee I                                                        20         3:30-5:30    Committee Meeting                      libraries and copyright.                                                                                D225
                                                                                                                                     Friday
                                                                                                                                     January                                                        OITP's America's Libraries for the 21st Century committee meets to discuss future trends for the        DCC -
ALA-OITP        -                   710320    AL21C                                                                                  20         3:30-5:30    Committee Meeting                      library community.                                                                                      D167
                                                                                                                                     Friday                                                                                                                                                                 SHER -
                                                                                                                                     January    9:00am-                                                                                                                                                     Majestic
ALA-OITP        -                   710300    OITP Advisory Committee B                                                              20         12:00pm      Committee Meeting                      OITP Advisory committee will hold its annual retreat at Midwinter.                                      07
                                                                                                                                     Sunday
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                           OITP's digital literacy task force will meet to discuss project status to date and to determine the     DCC -
ALA-OITP        -                   710343    Digital Literacy Task Force Business Meeting                                           22         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      next six months scope of work.                                                                          C144

                                                                                                                                                                                                    This session will provide an update on current ALA thinking and directions on e-books and
                                                                                                                                     Saturday                                                       libraries as informed by work by the new Working Group on Digital Content and Libraries and
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                           ongoing work in the Office for Information Technology Policy (OITP). See Cognotes for specific          DCC -
ALA-OITP        ALA-OITP            712720    Forum on E-books and Libraries                                                         21         3:30 pm    Forum/Update                             program information and for a possible change in location and time.                                     C146
                                                                                                                                     Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                     January    12:00                                               The copyright education committee meets to discuss projects, issues, and activities related to          DCC -
ALA-OITP        -                   712220    Copyright Education Committee II                                                       22         noon       Committee Meeting                        libraries and copyright.                                                                                C140
                                                                                                                                     Sunday                                                         The Office for Government Relations and the Office for Information Technology Policy
                                                                                                                                     January    4:00 pm -                                           telecommunications committees meet jointly to discuss both legislative and regulatory issues that       DCC -
ALA-OITP        ALA-WO              710742    Telecommunications Joint Subcommittee Meeting                                          22         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      affect libraries of all types.                                                                          D161
                                                                                                                                     Monday
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00 am -                                           OITP Advisory committee meets to discuss information technology policy issues important to ALA          DCC -
ALA-OITP        -                   710302    OITP Advisory Committee II                                                             23         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      and its members.                                                                                        D169
                                                                                                                                     Sunday
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00 am -                                           The E-rate Task Force meets to discuss issues and activities related to member education and            DCC -
ALA-OITP        -                   710341    E-rate Task Force Business Meeting                                                     22         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      advocacy at the state and federal levels about the E-rate program.                                      D175

                                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -                                             This will be the second face-to-face meeting of the new Working Group on Digital Content and
                                                                                                                                     January    5:30-                                               Libraries, appointed by ALA President Molly Raphael in fall 2011. Please note that the location and     DCC -
ALA-OITP        -                   712581    Working Group on Digital Content and Libraries- Meeting II                             22         7:30pm       Committee Meeting                      time of this meeting may change so check Cognotes for an update.                                        A310

                                                                                                                                     Saturday   Other -                                             This will be the first face-to-face meeting of the new Working Group on Digital Content and
                                                                                                                                     January    5:30-                                               Libraries, appointed by ALA President Molly Raphael in fall 2011. Please note that the location and     DCC -
ALA-OITP        -                   712580    Working Group on Digital Content and Libraries- Meeting I                              21         7:30pm       Committee Meeting                      time of this meeting may change so check Cognotes for an update.                                        C144

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Join us for a small but powerful forum to discuss rural library advocacy. This session will
                                                                                                                                                                                                    introduce the newly revised “Small But Powerful Guide to Winning Big Support for Your Rural
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Library,” a toolkit from the ALA Committee on Rural, Native, and Tribal Libraries of All Kinds, the
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Office for Literacy and Outreach Services, and the Association for Rural and Small Libraries.
                                                                                                                                     Sunday                                                         Panelists will discuss some of the current issues facing small and rural libraries and successful
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -    Discussion/Interest Group,             strategies for rural library advocacy. An open forum for librarians to share best practices,            DCC -
ALA-OLOS        -                   78282     A Small But Powerful Forum for Winning Big Support for Your Rural Library              22         3:30 pm      Forum/Update                           questions, and concerns will conclude the session.                                                      A308

                                                                                                                                                                                                    ALA’s Committee on Literacy and ALA’s Office for Literacy and Outreach Services
                                                                                                                                                                                                    (OLOS)announces the release of an essential resource for public libraries interested in reaching
                                                                                                                                                                                                    adult learners. This new toolkit, Serving Adult Learners @ your library, provides tips, tools, and
                                                                                                                                     Sunday                                                         resources for adding, expanding, and advocating for adult literacy services @ your library. This
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00 am -    Discussion/Interest Group,             open forum is an opportunity for librarians to join a panel of literacy experts and advocates for a     DCC -
ALA-OLOS        -                   710102    Serving Adult Learners @ your library                                                  22         10:00 am     Forum/Update                           discussion of current and emerging issues, promising practices, and next steps.                         D166
                                                                                                                                     Saturday
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-OLOS        -                   76200     Advisory Committee (OLOS)                                                              21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      The OLOS Advisory Committee will meet.                                                                  D169

                                                                                                                                     Monday     Other -                                             The annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Observance and Sunrise Celebration features words
                                              Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Observance and Sunrise Celebration                     January    6:30 AM -    Affiliate event, Discussion/Interest   and music commemorating Dr. King's legacy and recognizes the connection between his life's
ALA-OLOS        -                   75687     (SRRT/BCALA/ALA-OLOS, ALA)                                                             23         7:30 AM      Group                                  work and the library world. Sponsored by SRRT, BCALA, OLOS, and World Book, Inc.                        DCC - A2
                                                                                                                                     Friday
                                                                                                                                     January    1:00 PM -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-ORS         -                   78760     Public Library Funding & Technology Access Study Advisory Committee Meeting            20         3:00 PM      Committee Meeting                      Advisory Committee Meeting for the Public Library Funding & Technology Access Study                     A119
                                                                                                                                     Friday
                                              National Center for Education Statistics/ Academic Library Survey Advisory Committee   January    9:00 AM -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-ORS         -                   710543    meeting                                                                                20         12:00 PM     Committee Meeting                      National Center for Education Statistics/ Academic Library Survey Advisory Committee meeting            A124
                                                                                                                                     Sunday
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-ORS         -                   710540    Committee on Research and Statistics Meeting                                           22         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Committee on Research and Statistics Meeting                                                            A134
                                                                                                                                     Saturday
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-PAC         -                   78801     Campaign for America's Libraries Subcommittee                                          21         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      N/A                                                                                                     D169
                                                                                                                                     Sunday
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-PAC         -                   78761     Public Awareness Committee Meeting                                                     22         3:30 pm    Committee Meeting                        N/A                                                                                                     A310
                                                                                                                                     Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                     January    12:00                                                                                                                                                       DCC -
ALA-PAC         -                   78781     PR Assembly                                                                            21         noon       Committee Meeting                        N/A                                                                                                     A106
                                                                                                                                     Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                     January    12:00                                                                                                                                                       DCC -
ALA-PAC         -                   78783     National Library Week Subcommittee                                                     21         noon       Committee Meeting                        n/a                                                                                                     A133
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            HYATT -
                                                                                                                                     Sunday                                                                                                                                                                 Pegasus
                                                                                                                                     January    Other - 9a-                                                                                                                                                 Ballroom
ALA-PB          -                   713700    Booklist Focus Group                                                                   22         11a         Committee Meeting                       -                                                                                                       A

                                                                                                                                                                                                    The charge of the Public and Cultural Programs Advisory Committee is: To serve as an advisory
                                                                                                                                     Saturday                                                       committee to the ALA Public Programs Office. To promote excellence in cultural programming; to
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                           assist library staff to become more effective providers of cultural programming; to identify and        DCC -
ALA-PPOPCPAC    ALA-PPO             73320     Public and Cultural Programs Advisory Committee I                                      21         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      disseminate resources for cultural programming; and to promote the Cultural Communities Fund.           A134

                                                                                                                                                                                                    The mission of the Public and Cultural Programs Advisory Committee is: To serve as an advisory
                                                                                                                                     Sunday     10:30 am -                                          committee to the ALA Public Programs Office. To promote excellence in cultural programming; to
                                                                                                                                     January    12:00                                               assist library staff to become more effective providers of cultural programming; to identify and        DCC -
ALA-PPOPCPAC    ALA-PPO             73321     Public and Cultural Programs Advisory Committee II                                     22         noon       Committee Meeting                        disseminate resources for cultural programming; and to promote the Cultural Communities Fund.           A134
                                                                                                                                     Saturday
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-PROFETHIC   -                   73820     Ethics I                                                                               21         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      First business meeting of the Committee on Professional Ethics.                                         A305
                                                                                                                                     Monday
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-PROFETHIC   -                   73840     Ethics II                                                                              23         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      Second business meeting of the Committee on Professional Ethics                                         A305

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Join us for a small but powerful forum to discuss rural library advocacy. This session will
                                                                                                                                                                                                    introduce the newly revised “Small But Powerful Guide to Winning Big Support for Your Rural
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Library,” a toolkit from the ALA Committee on Rural, Native, and Tribal Libraries of All Kinds, the
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Office for Literacy and Outreach Services, and the Association for Rural and Small Libraries.
                                                                                                                                     Sunday                                                         Panelists will discuss some of the current issues facing small and rural libraries and successful
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -    Discussion/Interest Group,             strategies for rural library advocacy. An open forum for librarians to share best practices,            DCC -
ALA-RURALCOM    -                   78282     A Small But Powerful Forum for Winning Big Support for Your Rural Library              22         3:30 pm      Forum/Update                           questions, and concerns will conclude the session.                                                      A308
                                                                                                                                     Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                     January    12:00                                                                                                                                                       DCC -
ALA-RURALCOM    -                   76220     Rural, Native, and Tribal Libraries of All Kinds Committee                             21         noon         Committee Meeting                      The Rural, Native, and Tribal Libraries of All Kinds Committee will meet.                               D169
                                                                                                                                     Sunday     10:30 am -
ALA-SCHOL-                                                                                                                           January    12:00                                                                                                                                                       DCC -
GRAN            -                   77504     Scholarships & Study Grants Committee                                                  22         noon         Committee Meeting                      Meeting of the ALA Scholarships & Study Grants Committee.                                               C143
                                                                                                                                     Friday
                                                                                                                                     January    3:30 -                                                                                                                                                      DCC -
ALA-WO          -                   712380    COL Business Meeting                                                                   20         5:30         Committee Meeting                      Business meeting of COL committee members                                                               D166
                                                                                                                                     Friday                                                                                                                                                                 SHER -
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00 -                                                                                                                                                      Majestic
ALA-WO          -                   712340    COL Retreat Meeting                                                                    20         Noon         Committee Meeting                      Meeting of COL committee members                                                                        06
                                                                                                                                     Friday
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 -                                                                                                                                                      DCC -
ALA-WO          -                   712360    COL/Legislation Assembly Joint Meeting                                                 20         3:30         Committee Meeting                      Joint meeting of COL and Leg Assembly                                                                   D166
                                                                                                                                     Thursday                                                                                                                                                               SHER -
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 -                                                                                                                                                      Majestic
ALA-WO          -                   712321    COL Retreat Meeting                                                                    19         6:00pm       Committee Meeting                      Meeting of COL members                                                                                  06
                                                                                                                                     Saturday
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-WO          ALA - GODORT        712420    COL Government Information Subcommittee Meeting                                        21         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Joint meeting between COL GI subcommittee and GODORT                                                    D166
                                                                                                                                     Monday
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-WO          -                   712461    Committee on Legislation Meeting                                                       23         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Meeting of COL memebers                                                                                 A303
                                                                                                                                     Sunday
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-WO          -                   712424    COL Government Information Subcommittee Meeting                                        22         3:30 pm    Committee Meeting                        Meeting of COL GI subcommittee members                                                                  D169
                                                                                                                                     Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                     January    12:00                                                                                                                                                       DCC -
ALA-WO          -                   712400    Grant Advisory Committee Planning Meeting                                              21         noon       Committee Meeting                        Meeting to discuss IMLS grant                                                                           A108

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Listen to the Advocacy Guru Stephanie Vance share valuable tips on how to influence policymakers
                                                                                                                                     Saturday   10:30 am -                                          during tough economic times. Also, hear success stories from library advocates around the
                                              WO Breakout I - How to Save Your Library Using Grassroots Strategies: Success          January    12:00                                               country and what they have done to influence policymakers in their community. Attendees will walk       DCC -
ALA-WO          -                   712781    Stories                                                                                21         noon       Forum/Update                             away with 10 principles for grassroots success.                                                         C141

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Creating digital collections is only the beginning of successful digitization projects. Ensuring
                                                                                                                                                                                                    access to and discoverability of those collections beyond library, archive, or museum websites
                                                                                                                                                                                                    relies on search engine visibility, directories, or large-scale portal projects. Building on the OITP
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Perspectives Paper, “Digitizing Hidden Collections in Public Libraries,” this panel will address
                                                                                                                                                                                                    initiatives aimed at providing increased access to the invaluable small and medium-sized
                                                                                                                                     Saturday   10:30 am -                                          digitization projects created by countless libraries, archives, and museums. Panelists will discuss
                                                                                                                                     January    12:00                                               how to ensure access to and discoverability of digitization projects after their creation and best      DCC -
ALA-WO          -                   712920    WO Breakout II - Ensuring Access to and Use of Digital Collections                     21         noon       Forum/Update                             practices for collaborating with other institutions.                                                    C148
                                                                                                                                     Saturday                                                                                                                                                               OMNI -
                                                                                                                                     January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                   Oak Cliff
ALA-WO          -                   712421    COL Grassroots Subcommittee Meeting                                                    21         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Meeting of the COL GR Subcommittee members                                                              2
                                                                                                                                     Saturday
                                                                                                                                     January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-WO          -                   712401    COL Copyright Subcommittee Meeting                                                     21         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Meeting of the COL Copyright subcommittee members                                                       A309
                                                                                                                                     Saturday
                                                                                                                                     January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-WO          -                   712422    COL E-Government Services Subcommittee Meeting                                         21         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Meeting of E-Gov Services subcommittee members                                                          A305
                                                                                                                                     Sunday
                                                                                                                                     January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-WO          -                   712480    Committee on Legislation Meeting                                                       22         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Meeting of COL members                                                                                  C145
                                                                                                                                     Sunday
                                                                                                                                     January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-WO          -                   712440    COL Subcommittee Meeting on LSTA                                                       22         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Meeting of LSTA Subcommittee members                                                                    D169
                                                                                                                                     Monday
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALA-WO          -                   712460    Legislation Assembly Meeting                                                           23         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      Meeting of Leg Assembly committee members                                                               A310
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Consecutive panel discussions will address two hot topics and take questions from the audience.
                                                                                                                                                                                                    The first panel from 8:00 - 9:00 a.m. will examine the current state of orphaned works. Panelists
                                                                                                                                                                                                    will discuss how institutions are "unlocking" orphans, best practices developed in doing so and
                                                                                                                                                                                                    possible paths forward.

                                                                                                                                                                                                    The second panel from 9:00 - 10:00 a.m. will review the landscape of digital libraries including the
                                                                                                                                     Saturday                                                       HaithiTrust Digital Library, Internet Archive and the proposed Digital Public Library of America.
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00 am -                                           Panelists will discuss how the models work, ways in which they differ and how each digital library is   DCC -
ALA-WO          -                   712760    ALA Washington Office Update: Orphaned Works & Digital Libraries                       21         10:00 am     Forum/Update                           approaching orphaned works.                                                                             C146
                                                                                                                                     Sunday
                                                                                                                                     January    8:00 am -
ALA-WO          ALA (no subunit)    712423    CANCELLED COL/IFC Joint Committee Meeting                                              22         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      Joint meeting of COL and IFC committee members                                                          -
                                                                                                                                     Friday                                                                                                                                                                 OMNI -
                                                                                                                                     January    7:30-9:30                                                                                                                                                   Oak Cliff
ALCTS.          -                   77621     Affiliate Relations Planning Meeting                                                   20         pm           Committee Meeting                      Meeting of the ALCTS Affiliate Relations Committee for planning future endeavors                        2

                                                                                                                                                                                                    The web is evolving from a global information space for storing individual documents into a highly
                                                                                                                                                                                                    diverse information network in which pieces of data interlink and work synergistically together to
                                                                                                                                                                                                    create meaning. Speakers will introduce the Semantic Web and the basics of linked data.
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Particular attention on library linked data will include a review of the state of the art and some
                                                                                                                                                                                                    practical experience in linking library data to the greater linked data cloud.

                                                                                                                                     Friday                                                         Target Audience: Librarians, developers of web applications, information architects, and others
                                              Libraries, Linked Data and the Semantic Web: Positioning Our Catalogs to Participate   January    8:30 a.m. - Preconference/Institute, Ticketed       interested in the basic concept of the semantic web, linked data and how libraries can take a           OMNI -
ALCTS.          -                   75400     in the 21st Century Global Information Marketplace                                     20         4:00 p.m. Event                                     leadership role in creating linked data solutions.                                                      Dallas A
                                                                                                                                     Friday
                                                                                                                                     January                                                        Transforming Collections Task Group is charged with discussing how ALCTS can interface with             DCC -
ALCTS.          -                   74783     Transforming Collections Task Group                                                    20         3:00-5:00    Committee Meeting                      the ALA Transforming Libraries goal                                                                     A303
                                                                                                                                     Friday
                                                                                                                                     January    1:00-5:00                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALCTS.          -                   74680     ALCTS Board of Directors I                                                             20         pm           Governance/Membership Meeting          ALCTS Board meets to discuss issues related to the Divison                                              C145
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            HYATT -
                                                                                                                                     Friday                                                                                                                                                                 Reunion
                                                                                                                                     January    9:30 am -                                                                                                                                                   Ballroom
ALCTS.          -                   74780     Technical Services Directors of Large Research Libraries                               20         12:30 pm     Discussion/Interest Group              "Big Heads" discusses important issues relating to technical services in large research libraries       E/F
                                                                                                                                     Friday
                                                                                                                                     January    10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
ALCTS.          -                   74761     FRBR Interest Group                                                                    20         12:30 pm Discussion/Interest Group                  Discuss issues relating to FRBR and how it affects libraries                                            D168
                                                                                                                                                                                                    “This important meeting focuses on the need for an up-to-date educational preparation of
                                                                                                                                     Friday                                                         catalogers and other metadata specialists, so that the educational system will continue to produce
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30-3:00                                           professional librarians whose skill sets match the needs of the marketplace that they will be           DCC -
ALCTS.          -                   74760     Bibliographic Control: A Meeting Between Educators and Practitioners                   20         PM           Forum/Update                           entering.”                                                                                              C146
                                                                                                                                     Sunday
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                           Join your colleagues for RDA Update Forum for news and developments on RDA. Beecher                     DCC -
ALCTS.          -                   76981     RDA Update Forum                                                                       22         3:30 pm      Forum/Update                           Wiggins of the Library of Congress will address RDA implementation at LC.                               C146
                                                                                                                                     Monday
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALCTS.          -                   78360     Technical Services Workflow Efficiency Interest Group                                  23         3:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group              Meeting of the ALCTS Technical Services Workflow Efficiency Interest Group                              D227
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            HYATT -
                                                                                                                                     Monday                                                                                                                                                                 Reunion
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   Ballroom
ALCTS.          -                   72962     Machine-Readable Bibliographic Information Committee III (ALCTS/LITA/RUSA)             23         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      MARBI                                                                                                   E/F
                                                                                                                                     Saturday
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   OMNI -
ALCTS.          -                   78284     Newspapers Interest Group                                                              21         3:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group              Meeting of the ALCTS Newspapers Interest Group to talk about issues relating to newspapers              Trinity 7
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            HYATT -
                                                                                                                                     Sunday                                                                                                                                                                 Reunion
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   Ballroom
ALCTS.          -                   72941     Machine-Readable Bibliographic Information Committee II (ALCTS/LITA/RUSA)              22         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      MARBI                                                                                                   E/F
                                                                                                                                     Monday
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ALCTS.          -                   75009     Program Committee                                                                      23         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Meeting of the ALCTS Program Committee to review program proposals for Annual Conference                A124
                                                                                                                                     Sunday
                                                                                                                                     January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   OMNI -
ALCTS.          -                   74701     Division All Committee Meeting                                                         22         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Meeting of the ALCTS Division Committee to discuss related business                                     Dallas A
                                                                                                                                Monday
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS.        -                    74681     ALCTS Board of Directors II                                                        23         5:30 pm       Governance/Membership Meeting       The ALCTS Board meets to discuss issues of importance for the Division                               C145
                                                                                                                                Sunday                                                                                                                                                            OMNI -
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                              Oak Cliff
ALCTS.        -                    75040     Continuing Education Committee                                                     22         5:30 pm    Committee Meeting                      Meeting of the ALCTS Continuing Education committee to discuss business                              2
                                                                                                                                Monday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                January    12:00                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
ALCTS.        -                    74740     ALCTS Forum                                                                        23         noon       Forum/Update                           ALCTS Forum presents timely topics of interest to a wide range of participants.                      A201/202
                                                                                                                                Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                January    12:00                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
ALCTS.        -                    78300     Role of the Professional Librarian in Technical Services                           21         noon       Discussion/Interest Group              Meeting of the ALCTS Role of the Professional Librarian in Technical Services Interest Group         D174
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  HYATT -
                                                                                                                                Saturday   10:30 am -                                                                                                                                             Reunion
                                                                                                                                January    12:00                                                                                                                                                  Ballroom
ALCTS.        -                    72940     Machine-Readable Bibliographic Information Committee I (ALCTS/LITA/RUSA)           21         noon          Committee Meeting                   MARBI                                                                                                E/F
                                                                                                                                Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                January    12:00                                                                                                                                                  OMNI -
ALCTS.        -                    78260     Automated Acquisitions/In Process Control Systems Interest Group                   22         noon          Discussion/Interest Group           Meeting of the ALCTS Automated Acquisitions/In Process Control Systems Interest Group                Cedars
                                                                                                                                Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                January    12:00                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
ALCTS.        -                    78320     Scholarly Communications Interest Group                                            21         noon          Discussion/Interest Group           Meeting of the ALCTS Scholaraly Communications Interest Group for discussion                         D221
                                                                                                                                Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                January    12:00                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
ALCTS.        -                    78283     New Members Interest Group                                                         21         noon          Discussion/Interest Group           Meeting of the ALCTS New Members Interest Group for discussion and networking                        D172
                                                                                                                                Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                January    12:00                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
ALCTS.        -                    75020     LRTS Editorial Board                                                               22         noon          Committee Meeting                   Meeting of the Library Resources and Technical Services Editorial Board                              A303
                                                                                                                                Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                January    12:00                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
ALCTS.        -                    74720     Division Committee Chairs                                                          22         noon          Committee Meeting                   Meeting of the ALCTS Division Committee chairs to discuss of mutual interest                         A136
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                                                                                                                January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS.        -                    78285     Publisher/Vendor/Library Relations Interest Group                                  21         5:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   Business meeting of the ALCTS PVLR Interest Group to discuss programming                             A118
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS.        -                    78280     Creative Ideas in Technical Services Interest Group                                22         5:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           Meeting of the ALCTS Creative Ideas in Technical Services Interest Group                             D220
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS.        -                    77061     Library Price Materials Index                                                      22         5:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   Meeting of the ALCTS Library Price Materials Index editorial board                                   A133
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                                                                                                                January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS.        -                    77081     Papers Series Editorial Board                                                      21         5:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   Meeting the ALCTS Papers Series Editorial Board to discuss plans and publications.                   A119
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS.        -                    78340     Technical Managers in Academic Libraries Interest Group                            21         10:00 am      Discussion/Interest Group           Meeting of the ALCTS Technical Services Managers in Academic Libraries Interest Group                D172
                                                                                                                                Monday
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS.        -                    78286     Publisher/Vendor/Library Relations Interest Group Forum                            23         10:00 am      Discussion/Interest Group           Forum of the ALCTS PVLR to discuss issues on importance to all the constituents                      D168
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS.        -                    78281     Metadata Interest Group                                                            22         10:00 am      Discussion/Interest Group           Meeting of the ALCTS Metadata Interest Group to present issues for discussion                        C155
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS.        -                    77040     Publishing Review Task Group                                                       22         10:00 am      Committee Meeting                   Meeting of the ALCTS Publishing Review Task Group to discuss progress and plans.                     A133
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS.        -                    75007     Program Committee                                                                  21         12 noon    Committee Meeting                      Meeting of the ALCTS Program Committee to review program proposals for Annual Conference             D160
                                                                                                                                Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                                January    12:00 pm -                                        Meet with the ALCTS Continuing Education Committee to learn how you can turn your presentation OMNI -
ALCTS.        -                    79260     ALCTS Webinar Forum: Turning your Presentation into a Webinar                      22         1:30 PM    Forum/Update                           or publication into a webinar.                                                                 Trinity 2
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            MAR -
                                                                                                                                Saturday   Other -                                           Join your colleagues and friends for the ALCTS Member Reception. Always a stellar event during Plaza
                                                                                                                                January    6:00 -                                            Midwinter.                                                                                     Ballroom
ALCTS.        -                    74700     ALCTS Member Reception                                                             21         8:00 pm       Reception                           Sponsored by YBP.                                                                              C
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS_AS      -                    77920     Acquisitions Managers & Vendors Interest Group                                     22         3:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           The Acquisitions Managers and Vendors Interest Group meets to present topics of interest.            C150
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -     Committee Meeting,                                                                                                                       OMNI -
ALCTS_AS      -                    75005     Acquisitions Section All Committee and Executive Committee                         21         5:30 pm       Governance/Membership Meeting       Meeting of the Acquisitions Section committees and the Executive Committee                           Dallas A
                                                                                                                                Friday
                                                                                                                                January    4:00-5:30                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    74785     Competencies and Education for a Career in Cataloging                              20         pm            Discussion/Interest Group           Discusses issues relating to the competencies and education for new catalogers                       A304
                                                                                                                                Friday
                                                                                                                                January    7:30-9:30                                         Meeting of the Subject Analysis Committee subcommittee on RDA to discuss subject related             DCC -
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    711702    SAC RDA Subcommittee                                                               20         pm            Committee Meeting                   chapters                                                                                             A303
                                                                                                                                Friday
                                                                                                                                January    7:30 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    74784     CaMMS Executive Committee I                                                        20         9:30 pm       Governance/Membership Meeting       Meeting of the Cataloging and Metadata Management Section Executive Committee                        D167
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    76985     Recruiting and Mentoring                                                           21         3:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   Meeting of the CaMMS Recruiting and Mentoring Committee to discuss issues.                           A133
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                         Join your colleagues for RDA Update Forum for news and developments on RDA. Beecher                  DCC -
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    76981     RDA Update Forum                                                                   22         3:30 pm       Forum/Update                        Wiggins of the Library of Congress will address RDA implementation at LC.                            C146
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                         The group will provide a forum for exchanging information and discussing techniques, new             DCC -
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    78000     Catalog Management Interest Group                                                  21         3:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           developments, and problems in managing the bibliographic integrity of library catalogs.              D227
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                         Meeting of the CaMMS and Programm for Cooperative Cataloging Committee on Education                  DCC -
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    77023     CaMMS/PCC Committee on Education Training Materials                                22         3:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   Training Materials.                                                                                  A135
                                                                                                                                Sunday                                                                                                                                                            OMNI -
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                              Victory
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    76983     Cataloging of Children's Materials                                                 22         3:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   CaMMS Cataloging of Chidren's Materials meets to discuss issues relating to their emphasis.          Park 2
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    76940     Committee on Cataloging: Asian and African Materials                               22         3:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   Meeting of the CCAAM to discuss relating to their work                                               A136
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  HYATT -
                                                                                                                                Monday                                                                                                                                                            Reunion
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                              Ballroom
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    77029     Subject Analysis Committee                                                         23         5:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   Meeting of the CaMMS Subjcet Analysis Committee to discuss topics of interest                        B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  HYATT -
                                                                                                                                Saturday                                                                                                                                                          Reunion
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                              Ballroom
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    75162     Committee on Cataloging: Description and Access                                    21         5:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   Meeting of CCDA to discuss changes in the cataloging rules and other items of interest.              E/F
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    76942     SAC Subcommittee on Genre/Form Implementation                                      21         5:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   The SAC Subcommittee on Genre/Form Implementation meets to discuss issues                            D225
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                         The ALCTS/LITA Authority Control Interest Group meets to present topics of interest on authority     DCC -
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    77940     Authority Control Interest Group                                                   22         5:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           control                                                                                              A201/202
                                                                                                                                Monday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                January    12:00                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    77020     Policy and Planning                                                                23         noon          Committee Meeting                   Meeting of the CaMMS Policy and Planning Committee for discussion of business                        A114
                                                                                                                                Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                January    12:00                                             A forum for the exploration, communication, and exchange of ideas and best practices on the          DCC -
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    78001     Cataloging Norms Interest Group                                                    21         noon          Discussion/Interest Group           dynamics of cataloging/metadata norms and workflows in the hybrid environment.                       D223
                                                                                                                                Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                January    12:00                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    74960     CaMMS Executive Committee                                                          22         noon          Governance/Membership Meeting       Meeting of the Cataloging and Metadata Management Section Executive Committee                        A309
                                                                                                                                Sunday     10:30 am -                                        The CaMMS Cataloging and Classification Research Interest Group presents “Traditions and
                                                                                                                                January    12:00                                             Transitions in Library Catalogs”, reports on research and best practices in the evolving areas of    DCC -
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    77980     Cataloging and Classification Research Interest Group                              22         noon          Discussion/Interest Group           cataloging, metadata and classification.                                                             A306
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                                                                                                                January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    78004     Faceted Subject Access Interest Group                                              21         5:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           Meeting of the newly established CaMMS Faceted Subject Access interest Group.                        D222
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                                                                                                                January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    77000     Research and Publications                                                          21         5:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   The CaMMS Research and Publications Committee meeting for discussion of business.                    A134
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                                                                                                                January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    77960     Catalog Form and Function Interest Group                                           21         5:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           The Catalog Form and Function Interest Group meets to present topics of interest.                    D227
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                                                                                                                January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    76941     Continuing Education                                                               21         5:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   Meeting of the CaMMS Continuing Education Committee to discuss business                              A133
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    76980     RDA Programming Task Force                                                         22         5:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   Meeting of the CaMMS RDA programming task force to discuss future programs.                          D160
                                                                                                                                Monday
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    74981     CaMMS Executive Committee                                                          23         10:00 am      Governance/Membership Meeting       Meeting of the Cataloging and Metadata Management Section Executive Committee                        D167
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    78002     Copy Cataloging Interest Group                                                     21         10:00 am      Discussion/Interest Group           Meeting of CaMMS Copy Cataloging Interest Group to present topics of interes.                        D227
                                                                                                                                Monday
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                         Meeting of the CaMMS Heads of Cataloging Departments Interest Group to present topics of             DCC -
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    78003     Heads of Cataloging Departments Interest Group                                     23         10:00 am      Discussion/Interest Group           interest                                                                                             D171
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  HYATT -
                                                                                                                                Monday                                                                                                                                                            Reunion
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              Ballroom
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    76961     SAC Subcommittee on Genre/Form Implementation                                      23         10:00 am      Committee Meeting                   The SAC Subcommittee on Genre/Form Implementation meets to discuss issues                            B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  HYATT -
                                                                                                                                Sunday                                                                                                                                                            Reunion
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              Ballroom
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    77025     Subject Analysis Committee                                                         22         12 noon       Committee Meeting                   Meeting of the CaMMS Subject Analysis Committee to discuss topics of interest.                       E/F
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  HYATT -
                                                                                                                                Monday                                                                                                                                                            Reunion
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              Ballroom
ALCTS_CAMMS   -                    75163     Committee on Cataloging: Description and Access                                    23         12 noon       Committee Meeting                   Meeting of the CaMMS CCDA to discuss issues relating to cataloging rules and related items.          E/F
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS_CMS     -                    78081     Collection Evaluation and Assessment Interest Group                                22         3:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           Meeting of the new CMS Collection Evaluatin and Assessment Interest Group                            D220
                                                                                                                                Monday
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                         Meeting of the RUSA CODES/ALCTS CMS Collection Management in Public Libraries Interest               DCC -
ALCTS_CMS     -                    78062     Collection Management in Public Libraries Interest Group                           23         3:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           Group                                                                                                D172
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS_CMS     -                    78061     Collection Development Issues for the Practitioner Interest Group                  21         3:30 pm    Discussion/Interest Group              Meeting the CMS Collection Development Issues for the Practitioner Interest Group                    D222
                                                                                                                                Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                January    12:00                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
ALCTS_CMS     -                    78100     Collection Management and Electronic Resources Interest Group                      22         noon       Discussion/Interest Group              Meeting of the new CMS Collection Management and Electronic Resources Interest Group                 D223
                                                                                                                                Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                January    12:00                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
ALCTS_CMS     -                    78080     Administration of Collection Management Interest Group                             21         noon       Discussion/Interest Group              Meeting of the new CMS Administration of Collection Management Interest Group                        D173
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                                                                                                                January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS_CMS     -                    78060     Collection Development Librarians of Academic Libraries Interest Group             21         5:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           Meeting of the CMS Collection Development Librarians of Academic Libraries                           D173
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS_CMS     -                    77143     Collection Management Forum                                                        22         5:30 pm       Forum/Update                        The Forum of the Collection Management Section presents timely topics of interest.                   D168
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -     Committee Meeting,                                                                                                                       OMNI -
ALCTS_CMS     -                    75004     CMS All Committee and Executive Committee                                          22         12 noon       Governance/Membership Meeting       Meeting of the Collection Management Section committees and Executive Committee                      Dallas A
                                                                                                                                Saturday                                                                                                                                                          HYATT -
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              Cumberla
ALCTS_CMS     -                    78040     Chief Collection Development Officers of Large Research Libraries Interest Group   21         12 noon       Discussion/Interest Group           The Chief Collection Development Officers of Large Research Libraries Interest Group                 nd E-H
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS_CRS     -                    78120     Electronic Resources Interest Group                                                21         3:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           Meeting of the CRS Electronic Resources Interest Group to present topics of interest                 D168
                                                                                                                                Monday
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                         The CRS Continuing Resources Cataloging Forum presents topis of interest in continuing               DCC -
ALCTS_CRS     -                    77120     Continuing Resources Cataloging Forum                                              23         3:30 pm       Forum/Update                        resources cataloging.                                                                                D168
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS_CRS     -                    78141     Access to Continuing Resources                                                     22         5:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           Meeting of the CRS Access to Continuing Resources Interest Group                                     D223

                                                                                                                                                                                             As more resources are indexed online and as more researchers begin their quest in a digital
                                                                                                                                                                                             environment, unique local collections and institutional repositories play an ever more important
                                                                                                                                                                                             role. The development of standards for these materials and ensuring their long-term preservation
                                                                                                                                                                                             is crucial. Please join the Standards Committee and the Holdings Committee to learn more about
                                                                                                                                                                                             RDA for Non-MARC testers. Discover how the PIRUS2 project (Publisher and Institutional
                                                                                                                                Saturday                                                     Repository Usage Statistics) is enabling the recording and reporting of articles hosted by
                                             Discovering and Cataloging Repositories and Unique Collections: An Update on       January    4:00 pm -                                         aggregators or in repositories. Learn how preservation standards can ensure the long-term            DCC -
ALCTS_CRS     -                    73181     Standards, Preservation, and Usage                                                 21         5:30 pm       Forum/Update                        protection of digital collections.                                                                   D168
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS_CRS     -                    78160     College and Research Libraries Interest Group                                      22         10:00 am      Discussion/Interest Group           Meeting of the CRS College and Research Libaries Interest Group                                      D227
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -     Committee Meeting,                                                                                                                       OMNI -
ALCTS_CRS     -                    75002     CRS All Committee and Executive Committee                                          21         12 noon       Governance/Membership Meeting       Meeting of the Continuing Resources Section committees and the Executive Committee                   Dallas A
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS_PARS    -                    78162     Digital Conversion Interest Group                                                  21         3:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           Meeting of the PARS Digital Conversion Interest Group to present topics on interest                  D171
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS_PARS    -                    78161     Book and Paper Interest Group                                                      22         3:30 pm    Discussion/Interest Group              Meeting of the PARS Book and Paper Interest Group to present topics of interest                      D171
                                                                                                                                Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                January    12:00                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
ALCTS_PARS    -                    78240     Promoting Preservation Interest Group                                              22         noon       Discussion/Interest Group              Meeting of the PARS Promoting Preservation Interest Group for program and discussion                 D171
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    4:00 pm -                                         The Preservation and Reformatting Section of ALCTS presents this forum on timely topics in           DCC -
ALCTS_PARS    -                    77141     PARS Forum                                                                         22         5:30 pm       Forum/Update                        preservation. Topics will be announced on ALA Connect (ALCTS PARS) and the PADG email list.          D171
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                                                                                                                January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALCTS_PARS    -                    78200     Intellectual Access to Preservation Metadata Interest Group                        21         5:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           Meeting of the PARS Intellectual Access to Preservation Metadata Interest Group                      D171
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                         DCC -
ALCTS_PARS    -                    78180     Digital Preservation Interest Group                                                22         10:00 am      Discussion/Interest Group           Meeting of the PARS Digital Preservation Interest Group to present topics of interest           D171
                                                                                                                                Monday                                                       Meeting of PARS committees and working groups and the Executive Committee. Those interested
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -     Committee Meeting,                  in learning more about PARS committees are welcome to stop by, sit in on the meetings, and talk OMNI -
ALCTS_PARS    -                    75001     PARS All Committee and Executive Committee                                         23         12 noon       Governance/Membership Meeting       to committee chairs and volunteers.                                                             Dallas A
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             HYATT -
                                                                                                                                Saturday                                                                                                                                                     Reunion
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                         Ballroom
ALCTS_PARS    -                    78220     Preservation Administrators Interest Group                                         21         12 noon       Discussion/Interest Group           Meeting of the Preservation Administrators Interest Group (PAIG) for program and discussion     G/H
                                                                                                                                Friday                                                                                                                                                       SHER -
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 a.m. -                                                                                                                                       Majestic
ALSC.         -                    79501     2012 Geisel Award Committee                                                        20         10:00 p.m. Committee Meeting                      The 2012 Geisel Committee will select the winner and honors (if any) of the 2011 award.         11

                                                                                                                                                                                             The purpose of the Bill Morris Seminar is to honor and support William C. Morris’ dedication to      OMNI -
                                                                                                                                                                                             connecting librarians, and ultimately children, with excellent children’s books. This seminar will   Bishop
                                                                                                                                Friday                                                       bring new ALSC members and members with limited evaluation experience together with those            Arts
                                                                                                                                January    7 am - 4                                          who have served on ALSC’s media evaluation committees in an environment to train and mentor          Boardroo
ALSC.         -                    79342     The Bill Morris Seminar: Breakout 3                                                20         pm            Preconference/Institute             them in the group process and in children’s media evaluation techniques                              m
                                                                                                                                Friday                                                                                                                                                            OMNI -
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 a.m. -                                                                                                                                            Arts
ALSC.         -                    73841     2012 Newbery Award Committee                                                       20         10:00 p.m. Committee Meeting                      The 2012 Newbery committee will select the winner and honors (if any) of the 2012 award.             District 4
                                                                                                                                Friday
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 a.m. -                                                                                                                                            HYATT -
ALSC.         YALSA (no subunit)   73964     2012 Odyssey Award Committee                                                       20         6:00 p.m. Committee Meeting                       The 2012 Odyssey committee will select the winner and honors (if any) for the 2012 award.            McMillan
                                                                                                                                Thursday
                                                                                                                                January    4:30-6:00                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALSC.         YALSA (no subunit)   77140     Joint Youth Executive Meeting (AASL/ALSC/YALSA)                                    19         p.m.          Committee Meeting                   All three youth divisions executive committees meet to discuss related youth activities.             D167
                                                                                                                                Friday                                                                                                                                                            FAIR -
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 a.m. -                                                                                                                                            State
ALSC.         -                    73900     2012 Sibert Award Committee                                                        20         10:00 p.m. Committee Meeting                      The 2012 Sibert committee will select the winner and honors (if any) for the 2012 award.             Room

                                                                                                                                                                                             The purpose of the Bill Morris Seminar is to honor and support William C. Morris’ dedication to
                                                                                                                                                                                             connecting librarians, and ultimately children, with excellent children’s books. This seminar will
                                                                                                                                Friday                                                       bring new ALSC members and members with limited evaluation experience together with those            OMNI -
                                                                                                                                January    7 am - 4                                          who have served on ALSC’s media evaluation committees in an environment to train and mentor          Arts
ALSC.         -                    79340     The Bill Morris Seminar: Breakout 1                                                20         pm            Preconference/Institute             them in the group process and in children’s media evaluation techniques.                             District 2
                                                                                                                                Friday                                                                                                                                                            FAIR -
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 a.m. -                                                                                                                                            Director's
ALSC.         -                    73922     2012 Batchelder Award Committee                                                    20         12:30 p.m. Committee Meeting                      The 2012 Batchelder committee will select the winner and honors (if any) for the 2012 award.         Room
                                                                                                                                Friday                                                                                                                                                            FAIR -
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 a.m. -                                                                                                                                            Panorama
ALSC.         AFL-REFORMA          73940     2012 Belpré Award Committee                                                        20         12:30 p.m. Committee Meeting                      The 2012 Belpré committee will select the winner and honors (if any) for the 2012 award.             Room
                                                                                                                                Friday
                                                                                                                                January    8:00-                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
ALSC.         YALSA (no subunit)   77262     USBBY Meeting (AASL/ALSC/YALSA)                                                    20         10:00 p.m. Other                                  N/A                                                                                                  C149

                                                                                                                                                                                             The purpose of the Bill Morris Seminar is to honor and support William C. Morris’ dedication to
                                                                                                                                                                                             connecting librarians, and ultimately children, with excellent children’s books. This seminar will
                                                                                                                                Friday                                                       bring new ALSC members and members with limited evaluation experience together with those            OMNI -
                                                                                                                                January    7 am - 4                                          who have served on ALSC’s media evaluation committees in an environment to train and mentor          Arts
ALSC.         -                    79341     The Bill Morris Seminar: Breakout 2                                                20         pm            Preconference/Institute             them in the group process and in children’s media evaluation techniques.                             District 6

                                                                                                                                                                                             The purpose of the Bill Morris Seminar is to honor and support William C. Morris’ dedication to
                                                                                                                                                                                             connecting librarians, and ultimately children, with excellent children’s books. This seminar will
                                                                                                                                Friday                                                       bring new ALSC members and members with limited evaluation experience together with those            OMNI -
                                                                                                                                January    7 am - 4                                          who have served on ALSC’s media evaluation committees in an environment to train and mentor          Arts
ALSC.         -                    75685     The Bill Morris Seminar: Materials Evaluation Training                             20         pm            Preconference/Institute             them in the group process and in children’s media evaluation techniques.                             District 7

                                                                                                                                                                                             Meet as many professionals as you can... with Speed Networking! Join ALSC for this exhilarating      HYATT -
                                                                                                                                Friday                                                       evening as we put a new spin on the classic speed dating structure. Participants will be organized   Reunion
                                                                                                                                January    7:30 - 9                                          to move around the room- meeting new people and exchanging ideas every couple of minutes. The        Ballroom
ALSC.         -                    712280    Speed Networking (ALSC)                                                            20         pm            Social event                        event is free and light refreshments will be provided courtesy of Disney-Hyperion.                   A
                                                                                                                                Friday
                                                                                                                                January    7:30-9:30                                         Meeting between the ALSC Priority Group Consultants for award and media evaluation and the           DCC -
ALSC.         -                    79641     2013 Award/Notable Chairs Orientation                                              20         p.m.          Committee Meeting                   incoming chairs of these committees to discuss procedures and frequently asked questions.            D160
                                                                                                                                Tuesday
                                                                                                                                January    8 a.m.- 12                                                                                                                                             DCC -
ALSC.         -                    75686     Notable Children's Books Committee                                                 24         noon          Committee Meeting                   Evaluation of children's books and compilation of the 2012 Notable Children's Books list.            A115/117
                                                                                                                                Friday                                                                                                                                                            OMNI -
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 a.m. -                                                                                                                                            Arts
ALSC.         -                    72720     2012 Caldecott Award Committee                                                     20         10:00 p.m. Committee Meeting                      The 2012 Caldecott Committee will select the winner and honors (if any) of the 2012 award.           District 3
                                                                                                                                Friday                                                                                                                                                            SHER -
                                                                                                                                January    7:30 p.m.-                                        Evaluation of children's audio recordings and compilation of the 2012 Notable Children's             State
ALSC.         -                    76585     Notable Children's Recordings Committee                                            20         9:00 p.m.     Committee Meeting                   Recordings list.                                                                                     Room 2
                                                                                                                                Friday
                                                                                                                                January    1:30-4:30                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALSC.         -                    75662     Notable Children's Books Committee                                                 20         p.m.          Committee Meeting                   Evaluation of children's books and compilation of the 2012 Notable Children's Books list.            A115/117
                                                                                                                                Thursday
                                                                                                                                January    6:00-8:00                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALSC.         -                    74340     Executive Committee Meeting (ALSC)                                                 19         p.m.          Committee Meeting                   N/A                                                                                                  D160
                                                                                                                                Friday                                                                                                                                                            SHER -
                                                                                                                                January    1:30-10                                           Evaluation of children's videos/DVDs, selection of the Carnegie Medal-winning production, and        State
ALSC.         -                    77001     Carnegie Medal/Notable Children's Videos Committee                                 20         p.m.          Committee Meeting                   compilation of the 2012 Notable Children's Videos list.                                              Room 1
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALSC.         -                    712200    Joint Intellectual Freedom                                                         22         3:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   n/a                                                                                                  C145
                                                                                                                                Sunday                                                                                                                                                            OMNI -
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                              Oak Cliff
ALSC.         -                    74824     2013 Sibert Award Committee                                                        22         3:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   Introductory meeting for the 2013 Sibert Award Selection Committee.                                  1
                                                                                                                                Monday
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALSC.         -                    77265     Board of Directors Meeting II (ALSC)                                               23         5:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   Board of Directions discuss various issues pertaining to ALSC.                                       D160
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALSC.         -                    77161     Board of Directors Meeting I (ALSC)                                                21         5:30 pm    Committee Meeting                      ALSC Board of Directors discuss issues pertaining to servie to Children.                             D160
                                                                                                                                Monday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                January    12:00                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
ALSC.         -                    77264     Budget Meeting II                                                                  23         noon       Committee Meeting                      N/A                                                                                                  D160
                                                                                                                                Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                January    12:00                                                                                                                                                  SHER -
ALSC.         -                    77160     Budget Meeting I                                                                   22         noon       Committee Meeting                      The ALSC Budget Committee meets.                                                                     Pearl 2
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALSC.         -                    75047     AASL/ALSC/YALSA Joint Youth Legislation Meeting                                    22         5:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   Meeting of the AASL/ALSC/YALSA Joint Youth Legislation.                                              C144
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                                                                                                                January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALSC.         -                    713260    2013 Nominating Committee                                                          21         5:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   -                                                                                                    A102
                                                                                                                                Sunday                                                                                                                                                            SHER -
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              Majestic
ALSC.         -                    79540     2012 Geisel Award Committee                                                        22         10:00 am      Committee Meeting                   The 2012 Geisel Committee will select the winner and honors (if any) of the 2012 award.              11
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              HYATT -
ALSC.         YALSA (no subunit)   73966     2012 Odyssey Award Committee                                                       22         10:00 am      Committee Meeting                   The 2012 Odyssey committee will select the winner and honors (if any) for the 2012 award.            McMillan
                                                                                                                                Sunday                                                                                                                                                            OMNI -
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              Arts
ALSC.         -                    72723     2012 Caldecott Award Committee                                                     22         10:00 am      Committee Meeting                   The 2012 Caldecott Comittee will select the winner and honors (if any) of the 2012 award.            District 3
                                                                                                                                Sunday                                                                                                                                                            FAIR -
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              State
ALSC.         -                    73921     2012 Sibert Award Committee                                                        22         10:00 am      Committee Meeting                   The 2012 Sibert committee will select the winner and honors (if any) for the 2012 award.             Room
                                                                                                                                Sunday                                                                                                                                                            FAIR -
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              Director's
ALSC.         -                    73924     2012 Batchelder Award Committee                                                    22         10:00 am      Committee Meeting                   The 2012 Batchelder committee will select the winner and honors (if any) for the 2012 award.         Room



                                                                                                                                                                                             An ALSC and PLA joint committee, the Every Child Ready to Read Oversight Committee, meets.
                                                                                                                                                                                             http://everychildreadytoread.org/ Committee charge: To provide oversight of the ECRR program
                                                                                                                                                                                             including monitoring, promoting discussion and answering content questions on ECRR Facebook
                                                                                                                                                                                             page; provide marketing and publication suggestions through existing ALA publications and
                                                                                                                                                                                             educational events, including identification of external organizations; and recommend website
                                                                                                                                                                                             updates to division staff. To provide advice on ECRR issues that may come to division staff and
                                                                                                                                Saturday                                                     boards. To develop training opportunities in conjunction with division staff; update reading lists
                                   SUB7108                                                                                      January    8:00 am -                                         and early literacy activities as necessary; and to provide recommendations to the division boards on OMNI -
ALSC.         -                    00        PLA/ALSC Every Child Ready to Read Oversight Committee Meeting                     21         10:00 am      Committee Meeting                   resources to maintain and enhance the project.                                                       Trinity 4
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALSC.         -                    79620     2013 Wilder Award Committee                                                        22         10:00 am      Committee Meeting                   The 2013 Wilder Committee will discuss possible nominees for the 2013 award.                         A101
                                                                                                                                Sunday                                                                                                                                                            FAIR -
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              Panorama
ALSC.         AFL-REFORMA          73962     2012 Belpré Award Committee                                                        22         10:00 am      Committee Meeting                   The 2012 Belpré committee will select the winner and honors (if any) for the 2012 award.             Room
                                                                                                                                Sunday                                                                                                                                                            SHER -
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                         Evaluation of children's videos/DVDs, selection of the Carnegie Medal-winning production, and        State
ALSC.         -                    77027     Carnegie Medal/Notable Children's Videos Committee                                 22         10:00 am      Committee Meeting                   compilation of the 2012 Notable Children's Videos list.                                              Room 1
                                                                                                                                Sunday                                                                                                                                                            OMNI -
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              Arts
ALSC.         -                    73882     2012 Newbery Award Committee                                                       22         10:00 am      Committee Meeting                   The 2012 Newbery committee will select the winner and honors (if any) for the 2012 award.            District 4
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALSC.         -                    76800     2013 Wilder Award Committee                                                        21         10:00 am      Committee Meeting                   2013 Wilder Committee will discuss possible nominees for the 2013 award.                             A104
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALSC.         -                    710861    Special Collections & Bechtel Fellowship Committee                                 22         12 noon       Committee Meeting                   N/A                                                                                                  A111
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                             Division Leadership and Priority Group Consultants Meeting (Division Leadership    January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              OMNI -
ALSC.         -                    77142     starts at 9:30 a.m.                                                                21         12 noon       Committee Meeting                   N/A                                                                                                  Trinity 5/6
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALSC.         -                    710860    Library Service to Special Populations/Candlewick Grant                            22         12 noon       Committee Meeting                   N/A                                                                                                  A110
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  SHER -
                                                                                                                                Sunday                                                                                                                                                            Lone Star
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              Ballroom
ALSC.         -                    77200     All-Committee I                                                                    22         12 noon       Committee Meeting                   Various ALSC committee chairs meeting with it's members.                                             C1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  SHER -
                                                                                                                                Sunday                                                                                                                                                            Lone Star
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              Ballroom
ALSC.         -                    77201     All Committee II                                                                   22         12 noon       Committee Meeting                   Various ALSC committee chairs meeting with it's members.                                             C3

                                                                                                                                Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                OMNI -
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 p.m. -                                                                                                                                            Oak Cliff
ALSC.         -                    74823     2013 Newbery Award Committee                                                       21         3:30 p.m.     Committee Meeting                   Introductory meeting for the 2013 Newbery Award Selection Committee.                                 2
                                                                                                                                Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                                January    1:30-4:30                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALSC.         -                    75680     Notable Children's Books Committee                                                 22         p.m.          Committee Meeting                   Evaluation of children's books and compilation of the 2012 Notable Children's Books list.            A115/117
                                                                                                                                Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                                January    1:30-4:30                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALSC.         -                    75665     Notable Children's Books Committee                                                 21         p.m.          Committee Meeting                   Evaluation of children's books and compilation of the 2012 Notable Children's Books list.            A115/117
                                                                                                                                Monday     Other -
                                                                                                                                January    1:30-4:30                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALSC.         -                    75682     Notable Children's Books Committee                                                 23         p.m.          Committee Meeting                   Evaluation of children's books and compilation of the 2012 Notable Children's Books list.            A115/117

                                                                                                                                           Other -
                                                                                                                                Sunday     10:30 a.m.
                                                                                                                                January    - 12:30                                                                                                                                                DCC -
ALSC.         -                    74800     2013 Batchelder Award Committee                                                    22         p.m.       Committee Meeting                      Introductory meeting for the 2013 Batchelder Award Selection Committee.                              A120

                                                                                                                                Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                                January    4:00 p.m. -                                                                                                                                            DCC -
ALSC.         -                    74802     2013 Belpré Award Committee                                                        22         6:00 p.m. Committee Meeting                       Introductory meeting for the 2013 Belpré Award Selection Committee.                                  A136

                                                                                                                                Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                HYATT -
                                                                                                                                January    4:00 p.m. -                                                                                                                                            Bryan -
ALSC.         -                    74822     2013 Geisel Award Committee                                                        21         6:00 p.m. Committee Meeting                       Introductory meeting for the 2013 Geisel Award Selection Committee.                                  Beeman A

                                                                                                                                Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                                January    4:00 p.m. -                                                                                                                                            HYATT -
ALSC.         -                    74821     2013 Caldecott Award Committee                                                     21         6:00 p.m.     Committee Meeting                   Introductory meeting for the 2013 Caldecott Award Selection Committee.                               Cockrell
                                                                                                                                Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                HYATT -
                                                                                                                                January    4:00-6:00                                                                                                                                              Shawnee
ALSC.         -                    77220     All-Discussion Meeting                                                             22         p.m.          Other                               Various ALSC discussion group meeting.                                                               Trail #362
                                                                                                                                Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                                January    4:00-6:00                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALSC.         -                    77240     ALSC Collection Management Discussion Group                                        22         p.m.          Other                               Discussion regarding children's collection management.                                               C149
                                                                                                                                Monday     Other -                                                                                                                                                ADOL -
                                                                                                                                January    6:00 pm -                                                                                                                                              Century
ALSC.         -                    78641     AASL/ALSC/YALSA Membership Reception                                               23         7:30 pm       Reception                           Membership Reception for the members of AASL/ALSC/YALSA                                              Ballroom
                                                                                                                                Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                                January    6:00-7:00                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALSC.         -                    77180     Joint Executive Committee Meeting (REFORMA/ALSC)                                   21         p.m.          Committee Meeting                   Joint meeting between REFORMA and ALSC Executive Committiees.                                        D160

                                                                                                                                                                                             Each year the American Library Association (ALA) honors books and media for children and teens.
                                                                                                                                Monday     Other -                                           Recognized worldwide for the high quality they represent, ALA awards, including the prestigious
                                                                                                                                January    7:30 a.m. -                                       Newbery, Caldecott, Printz, and Coretta Scott King Book Awards, guide parents, educators,            DCC -
ALSC.         -                    79280     ALA Youth Media Awards                                                             23         9 a.m.      Award presentation                    librarians and others in selecting the best materials for youth. Doors open at 7:30 a.m.             Theater
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  OMNI -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Bishop
                                                                                                                                Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                Arts
                                                                                                                                January    7:30-9:00                                                                                                                                              Boardroo
ALSC.         -                    74861     Past Presidents Breakfast                                                          21         a.m.          Other                               ALSC Past Presidents enjoy a breakfast to discuss current and future ALSC projects.                  m
                                                                                                                                Saturday   Other - 8                                                                                                                                              SHER -
                                                                                                                                January    a.m.-10                                           Evaluation of children's videos/DVDs, selection of the Carnegie Medal-winning production, and        State
ALSC.         -                    77024     Carnegie Medal/Notable Children's Videos Committee                                 21         p.m.          Committee Meeting                   compilation of the 2012 Notable Children's Videos list.                                              Room 1

                                                                                                                                Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                FAIR -
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 a.m. -                                                                                                                                            Panorama
ALSC.         AFL-REFORMA          73960     2012 Belpré Award Committee                                                        21         10:00 p.m. Committee Meeting                      The 2012 Belpré committee will select the winner and honors (if any) for the 2012 award.             Room

                                                                                                                                Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                OMNI -
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 a.m. -                                                                                                                                            Arts
ALSC.         -                    73880     2012 Newbery Award Committee                                                       21         10:00 p.m. Committee Meeting                      The 2012 Newbery Committee will select the winner and honors (if any) of the 2012 award.             District 4

                                                                                                                                Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                OMNI -
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 a.m. -                                                                                                                                            Arts
ALSC.         -                    72722     2012 Caldecott Award Committee                                                     21         10:00 p.m. Committee Meeting                      The 2012 Caldecott Committee will select the winner and honors (if any) for the 2012 award.          District 3

                                                                                                                                Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                SHER -
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 a.m. -                                                                                                                                            Majestic
ALSC.         -                    79503     2012 Geisel Award Committee                                                        21         10:00 p.m. Committee Meeting                      The 2012 Geisel Award Committee will select the winner and honors (if any) of the 2012 award.        11

                                                                                                                                Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                FAIR -
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 a.m. -                                                                                                                                            Director's
ALSC.         -                    73923     2012 Batchelder Award Committee                                                    21         10:00 p.m. Committee Meeting                      The 2012 Batchelder committee will select the winner and honors (if any) for the 2012 award.         Room

                                                                                                                                Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                FAIR -
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 a.m. -                                                                                                                                            State
ALSC.         -                    73920     2012 Sibert Award Committee                                                        21         10:00 p.m. Committee Meeting                      The 2012 Sibert committee will select the winner and honors (if any) for the 2012 award.             Room

                                                                                                                                Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 a.m. -                                                                                                                                            HYATT -
ALSC.         YALSA (no subunit)   73965     2012 Odyssey Award Committee                                                       21         6:00 p.m. Committee Meeting                       The 2012 Odyssey committee will select the winner and honors (if any) for the 2012 award.            McMillan
                                                                                                                                Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                SHER -
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 a.m.-                                        Evaluation of children's audio recordings and compilation of the 2012 Notable Children's             State
ALSC.         -                    76640     Notable Children's Recordings Committee                                            21         6 p.m.      Committee Meeting                     Recordings list.                                                                                     Room 2

                                                                                                                                Monday     Other -
                                                                                                                                January    8:00-                                                                                                                                                  OMNI -
ALSC.         -                    710862    Storytelling Discussion Group                                                      23         10:00 p.m. Discussion/Interest Group              N/A                                                                                                  Trinity 5
                                                                                                                                Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                SHER -
                                                                                                                                January    8:00a-4                                           Evaluation of children's audio recordings and compilation of the 2012 Notable Children's             State
ALSC.         -                    76644     Notable Children's Recordings Committee                                            22         p.m.       Committee Meeting                      Recordings list.                                                                                     Room 2
                                                                                                                                Monday     Other -                                           This meeting is open to all registered conference attendees. Come and meet the ALA Councilors
                                                                                                                                January    9am-       Committee Meeting,                     who are members of AASL, ALSC and YALSA and learn about how youth issues are brought                 DCC -
ALSC.         -                    711703    Youth Council Caucus                                                               23         10am       Forum/Update                           forward in ALA Council.                                                                              A309
                                                                                                                                Friday
                                                                                                                                January    12:00-                                                                                                                                                 OMNI -
ALTAFF.       -                    710400    Nuts & Bolts room for lunch                                                        20         1:00 p.m.     Ticketed Event                      This room is for lunch associated with the Nuts & Bolts program.                                     Trinity 6

                                                                                                                                                                                             Join ALTAFF’s popular Nuts & Bolts program featuring Dr. Ron Heezen, director of the
                                                                                                                                                                                             Shreveport Memorial Library, who will talk about embracing change as an organization to achieve
                                                                                                                                Friday                                                       goals. Round table discussions on topics of interest to Trustees, Friends, and Foundations will be
                                                                                                                                January    8:30 a.m.-    Preconference/Institute, Ticketed   facilitated by ALTAFF board members. Coffee will be served at 8:30 a.m. A box lunched is             OMNI -
ALTAFF.       ALA-OLA              710389    Nuts & Bolts for Trustees, Friends and Foundations                                 20         1:00 p.m.     Event                               included. Save $25 off the combined registration cost of Nuts & Bolts and the Advocacy Institute.    Trinity 5
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALTAFF.       -                    76260     Legislation, Advocacy, & Intellectual Freedom Committee Meeting (ALTAFF)           21         3:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   n/a                                                                                                  A118
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  OMNI -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Bishop
                                                                                                                                Sunday                                                                                                                                                            Arts
                                                                                                                                January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                              Boardroo
ALTAFF.       -                    76282     Leaders Orientation Committee Meeting (ALTAFF)                                     22         3:30 pm    Discussion/Interest Group              n/a                                                                                                  m
                                                                                                                                Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                January    12:00                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
ALTAFF.       -                    76242     PLA Program Committee Meeting (ALTAFF)                                             21         noon       Committee Meeting                      n/a                                                                                                  A109
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALTAFF.       -                    76283     Newsletter and Website Advisory Committee Meeting (ALTAFF)                         22         5:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   n/a                                                                                                  A104
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                                                                                                                January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALTAFF.       -                    76280     Nominating Committee Meeting (ALTAFF)                                              21         5:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   n/a                                                                                                  A108
                                                                                                                                Sunday
                                                                                                                                January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALTAFF.       -                    76400     Awards Committee Meeting (ALTAFF)                                                  22         5:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   n/a                                                                                                  A106
                                                                                                                                Saturday
                                                                                                                                January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                              DCC -
ALTAFF.       -                    76241     Annual Conference Program Committee Meeting (ALTAFF)                               21         10:00 am      Committee Meeting                   n/a                                                                                                  A106
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Join ALTAFF for this traditional event that features best-selling authors, light refreshments, and
                                                                                                                                       Monday                                                       plenty of free books signed by the authors. This popular event is sponsored by ReferenceUSA.
                                                                                                                                       January    Other - 2-                                        Purchase your ticket early as it often sells out. A limited number of tickets may be available at the   OMNI -
ALTAFF.            -                   76380     Gala Author Tea                                                                       23         4 p.m.        Author event, Ticketed Event        door if seats available.                                                                                Dallas D
                                                                                                                                       Saturday
                                                                                                                                       January    Other -                                                                                                                                                   OMNI -
ALTAFF.            -                   78140     President's Reception (ALTAFF)                                                        21         6:00-7:30     Committee Meeting                   n/a                                                                                                     West End
                                                                                                                                       Sunday
                                                                                                                                       January    Other - 9-                                                                                                                                                DCC -
ALTAFF.            -                   76341     Board Meeting (ALTAFF)                                                                22         11:30 a.m. Committee Meeting                      This is the general semi-annual board meeting of ALTAFF. All are welcome.                               C144
                                                                                                                                       Friday                                                                                                                                                               OMNI -
American Library                                 Budget Analysis & Review Committee and the ALA Finance & Audit Committee Joint        January    12:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                Fair Park
Association        -                   77060     Meeting                                                                               20         1:30 pm    Committee Meeting                      Review budget and plan for the next fiscal year.                                                        2
                                                                                                                                       Friday
American Library                                                                                                                       January    8:30am -                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
Association        -                   73340     Publishing Committee                                                                  20         5:30pm        Committee Meeting                   Publishing Committee Midwinter 2012                                                                     D161
                                                                                                                                       Thursday                                                                                                                                                             OMNI -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    4:00 -                                                                                                                                                    Fair Park
Association        -                   76643     ALA Executive Committee                                                               19         5:00 p.m.     Committee Meeting                   Meeting of the ALA Executive Committee                                                                  1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            OMNI -
                                                                                                                                       Friday                                                                                                                                                               Maureen
American Library                                                                                                                       January    6:30-                                                                                                                                                     Sullivan
Association        -                   75160     Committee on Committees                                                               20         8:30pm        Committee Meeting                   The committee's business meeting.                                                                       Suite
                                                                                                                                       Friday
American Library                                                                                                                       January    10:30am -                                                                                                                                                 OMNI -
Association        -                   79301     Round Table Coordinating Assembly Meeting                                             20         12:00pm       Committee Meeting                   N/A                                                                                                     Dallas D
                                                                                                                                       Thursday   6:00 PM                                           American Library Association’s special reception honoring Library Champions,

American Library                                                                                                                       January    to 7:30                                           Major Donors, and Legacy Society members. NOTE: Do not list in program book. Private function           OMNI -
Association        ALA-DEV-OFFICE      712180    Library Champions/Major Donor Reception                                               19         PM            Reception                           and by invitation only.                                                                                 Katy Trail
                                                                                                                                       Friday                                                                                                                                                               OMNI -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    2:00 -                                                                                                                                                    Fair Park
Association        -                   75123     Schneider Family Book Award Jury Meeting                                              20         5:00 pm       Committee Meeting                   Jury meeting selecting the finalist                                                                     1
                                                                                                                                       Friday
American Library                                                                                                                       January    4:00pm-                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
Association        -                   713346    ERT/BL Author Forum - Jordan & Schulman                                               20         5:30pm        Speaker Series                      -                                                                                                       Theater
                                                                                                                                       Saturday
American Library                                                                                                                       January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
Association        -                   78440     American Libraries Advisory Board Meeting                                             21         3:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   n/a                                                                                                     A119
                                                                                                                                       Monday
American Library                                                                                                                       January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
Association        -                   75161     ALA Award Committee                                                                   23         3:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   Committee meeting to approve new awards or revise current awards                                        A127

                                                                                                                                       Saturday                                                     Part of ALA President Molly Raphael's "Empowering Diverse Voices," this event will provide new
American Library                                                                                                                       January    1:30 pm -                                         and emerging leaders the opportunity to meet with established leaders to forge connections which        DCC -
Association        ALA-DIVERSITY       712600    Champion Connections                                                                  21         3:30 pm       Other, Presidents program           further their involvement in the association and profession. Advance registration required.             A201/202
                                                                                                                                       Saturday
American Library                                                                                                                       January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 OMNI -
Association        -                   76583     Guide to Reference Editors Meeting                                                    21         3:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   Meeting for Guide to Reference Editorial Board members and Contributing Editors.                        Cedars
                                                                                                                                       Saturday
American Library                                                                                                                       January    1:30 pm -     Discussion/Interest Group,          A forum and group discussion on the Edge Initiative, a national effort to introduce benchmarks for      DCC -
Association        -                   78662     The Edge Initiative: Where People Connect, Communities Achieve                        21         3:30 pm       Speaker Series                      high quality public access technology in libraries.                                                     A130/131
                                                                                                                                       Sunday
American Library                                                                                                                       January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
Association        -                   712500    Committee on Archives, Libraries and Museums (CALM)                                   22         3:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   Business meeting to set strategy and plan 2012 annual conference programs.                              A133
                                                                                                                                       Saturday   10:30 am -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
Association        -                   75141     ALA Award Committee                                                                   21         noon          Committee Meeting                   Committe meeting to approve new awards or revise current awards                                         A114
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     10:30 am -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
Association        -                   79460     Civic Engagement (MIG)                                                                22         noon          Committee Meeting                   N/A                                                                                                     D167
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     10:30 am -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    12:00         Discussion/Interest Group,                                                                                                                  DCC -
Association        -                   78700     Learning Labs in Libraries & Museums                                                  22         noon          Speaker Series                      A discussion and forum on the learning labs grant project created for libraries and museums.            D162/164
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     10:30 am -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     MAG -
Association        -                   712700    RBB Editorial Advisory Board                                                          22         noon          Other                               N/A                                                                                                     Jackson
                                                                                                                                       Saturday
American Library                                                                                                                       January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
Association        -                   78820     Graphic Novels & Comic in Libraries MIG Meeting                                       21         5:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           Business meeting of the Graphic Novels and Comics in Libraries Member Initiative Group.                 C145
                                                                                                                                       Sunday
American Library                                                                                                                       January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
Association        -                   78800     ALA Membership Promotion Task Force                                                   22         5:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   Meeting of the ALA Membership Promotion Task Force                                                      D166
                                                                                                                                       Saturday
American Library                                                                                                                       January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
Association        -                   79980     ALA Conference Committee                                                              21         5:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   N/A                                                                                                     A127
                                                                                                                                       Sunday
American Library                                                                                                                       January    4:00 pm -                                         Shared meeting of the Virtual Communities in Libraries Member Initiative Group and ACRL's               DCC -
Association        ACRL.               710822    Virtual Communities in Libraries MIG / ACRL Virtual Worlds Interest Group             22         5:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           Virtual Words Interest Group. Both groups will go over current projects and future plans.               D225
                                                                                                                                       Saturday
American Library                                                                                                                       January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
Association        -                   78782     ALA Membership Committee                                                              21         5:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   Meeting of the ALA Membership Committee                                                                 A116
                                                                                                                                       Saturday   Other -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    1:00 -        Discussion/Interest Group, Other,
Association        ACRL.               710000    The Midwinter Conversation: Librarianship as Conversation                             21         3:00 pm       Forum/Update                        -                                                                                                       DCC - A1
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     Other -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    1:00 -
Association        ALA-PPO             710001    The Midwinter Conversation: The Library in the Community                              22         3:00pm        Discussion/Interest Group           N/A                                                                                                     DCC - A1
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     Other -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    1:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
Association        -                   77026     ALA Planning & Budget Assembly                                                        22         2:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   Budget review and planning for the new fiscal year.                                                     D165
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     Other -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    1:00pm-                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
Association        ALA-COMM            77503     Committee on Organization                                                             22         3:00pm        Committee Meeting                   Meeting of the Committee on Organization (COO)                                                          D225
                                                                                                                                       Saturday   Other -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    1:00pm-                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
Association        ALA-COMM            77501     Committee on Organization                                                             21         3:00pm        Committee Meeting                   Meeting of the Committee on Organization (COO)                                                          A127
                                                                                                                                       Saturday   Other -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    10:00am-                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
Association        -                   713341    Auditorium Speaker - Susan Cain                                                       21         11:00am       Speaker Series                      -                                                                                                       Theater
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     Other -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    10:00am-                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
Association        -                   713342    Auditorium Speaker - John Green                                                       22         11:00am       Speaker Series                      -                                                                                                       Theater

                                                                                                                                       Sunday     Other -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                DCC -
Association        -                   712060    Center for Civic Life Advisory Committee/Fostering Civic Engagement (MIG)             22         12:30 pm Committee Meeting                        n/a                                                                                                     D169
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     Other -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    11:00am-                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
Association        -                   713300    Schneider Family Award Jury                                                           22         1:00pm     Committee Meeting                      -                                                                                                       A121

                                                                                                                                       Saturday   Other -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    11:00am-                                          The forum will allow ALA members an opportunity to hear the platforms of the ALA presidential           DCC -
Association        -                   75600     ALA Presidential Candidates Forum                                                     21         12:00noon Forum/Update                            candidtes prior to the spring election.                                                                 C2-C4
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     Other -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    12:30pm-                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
Association        -                   713344    Ask The Expert Sessions                                                               22         1:00pm    Speaker Series                          -                                                                                                       Theater
                                                                                                                                       Saturday   Other -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    12:30pm-                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
Association        -                   713343    Ask The Expert Sessions                                                               21         1:00pm    Speaker Series                          -                                                                                                       Theater
                                                                                                                                       Sunday
American Library                                                                                                                       January    Other - 12-                                                                                                                                               MAG -
Association        -                   712701    RBB Board Luncheon                                                                    22         1:30          Other                               N/A                                                                                                     Akard
                                                                                                                                       Monday     Other -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    2:00pm-                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
Association        -                   713345    Wrap Up Rev Up - Lisa Loeb                                                            23         3:00pm        Speaker Series                      -                                                                                                       Theater
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     Other -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    2:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
Association        -                   77028     ALA Division Leaders and the Budget Analysis and Review Committee Joint Meeting       22         3:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   Review finances and plan for the new fiscal year.                                                       D165
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     Other -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    3:00pm -                                          Meeting with members and staff to discuss ALA website initiatives, policies, procedures, and            DCC -
Association        -                   79981     Website Advisory Committee Meeting (ALA)                                              22         5:00pm        Committee Meeting                   recommendations.                                                                                        D163
                                                                                                                                       Sunday
American Library                                                                                                                       January    Other - 3p                                                                                                                                                DCC -
Association        -                   713780    President's Program (ALA)                                                             22         - 5p       Presidents program                     -                                                                                                       Theater
                                                                                                                                       Saturday   Other -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    4:00pm-                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
Association        -                   713360    Arthur Curley - Jamal Joseph                                                          21         5:00pm     Speaker Series                         -                                                                                                       Theater

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            OS -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Dallas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Public
                                                                                                                                       Sunday                                                                                                                                                               Library,
American Library                                                                                                                       January    Other -                                                                                                                                                   1515
Association        -                   713800    President's Reception (ALA)                                                           22         5:30p - 7p    Reception                           -                                                                                                       Young St.
                                                                                                                                       Saturday
American Library                                 Reception and Converasaton with Barbara Stripling and Gina Millsap, Candidates for    January    Other - 5-                                                                                                                                                OMNI -
Association        -                   712981    ALA President                                                                         21         7pm           Reception                           -                                                                                                       Trinity 6
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                   OMNI -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    7:00 -                                                                                                                                                    South
Association        -                   79320     Divisions' Presidents' Breakfast                                                      22         9:00am        Committee Meeting                   N/A                                                                                                     Side 1

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Each year the American Library Association (ALA) honors books and media for children and teens.
                                                                                                                                       Monday     Other -                                           Recognized worldwide for the high quality they represent, ALA awards, including the prestigious
American Library                                                                                                                       January    7:30 a.m. -                                       Newbery, Caldecott, Printz, and Coretta Scott King Book Awards, guide parents, educators,               DCC -
Association        -                   79280     ALA Youth Media Awards                                                                23         9 a.m.      Award presentation                    librarians and others in selecting the best materials for youth. Doors open at 7:30 a.m.                Theater
                                                                                                                                       Monday     Other -                                                                                                                                                   OMNI -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    7:30 am -                                                                                                                                                 Fair Park
Association        -                   77022     ALA Finance & Audit Committee of the Executive Board with the Auditors                23         9:30 am     Committee Meeting                     Review the FY 2011 audit.                                                                               1
                                                                                                                                       Saturday   Other -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    8:30am-                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
Association        -                   713340    Betsy Fagin - Occupy Wall Street Library                                              21         9:30am      Speaker Series                        -                                                                                                       Theater

                                                                                                                                       Saturday                                                                                                                                                             HYATT -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    Other - 8-                                                                                                                                                Bryan -
Association        -                   712660    Book Links Editorial Advisory Board                                                   21         9:30          Committee Meeting                   N/A                                                                                                     Beeman B
                                                                                                                                       Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                   OMNI -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    9:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 Fair Park
Association        -                   76984     ALA Finance & Audit Committee of the Executive Board                                  21         11:00 am      Committee Meeting                   Financial information and approval.                                                                     1

                                                                                                                                       Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                   HYATT -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    9:30-                                                                                                                                                     Bryan -
Association        -                   712680    Booklist Editorial Advisory Board                                                     21         12:30         Other                               N/A                                                                                                     Beeman B
                                                                                                                                       Saturday                                                                                                                                                             OMNI -
American Library                                                                                                                       January    Other - 9-                                                                                                                                                South
Association        -                   75202     Chapter Councilors' Orientation Breakout Session                                      21         10am          Governance/Membership Meeting       Orientation session for Chapter Councilors                                                              Side 1
                                                                                                                                       Sunday
                                                                                                                                       January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
ASCLA.             -                   73701     LSTA Coordinators' Interest Group                                                     22         3:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           Discussion/Interest group for LSTA Coordinators from State Library agencies.                            D175
                                                                                                                                       Saturday
                                                                                                                                       January    1:30 pm -                                         A meeting time for all the committees of ASCLA. Not included in this meeting time and space are         DCC -
ASCLA.             -                   73621     All-Committee Meeting (ASCLA)                                                         21         3:30 pm    Committee Meeting                      the ASCLA Legislative committee and the Accessibility Assembly.                                         D220
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                       January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
ASCLA.             -                   79441     Web Presence Committee                                                                22         noon       Committee Meeting                      NA                                                                                                      A108
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                       January    12:00      Committee Meeting,                     committee meeting of the Library Services to People with Visual or Physical Disabilities that           DCC -
ASCLA.             -                   73967     Library services to people with visual or physical disabilities interest group        22         noon       Discussion/Interest Group              Prevent them from Reading Standard Print Interest Group                                                 D160

                                                                                                                                       Saturday   10:30 am -                                        Midwinter meeting of the ASCLA Accessibility Assembly to provide oversight and advice ALA’s
                                                                                                                                       January    12:00                                             continuing commitment to diversity and to accessibility of library and information services for all,    DCC -
ASCLA.             -                   74320     ASCLA Accessibility Assembly                                                          21         noon       Committee Meeting                      including people with physical, sensory or mental disabilities                                          A124
                                                                                                                                       Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                       January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
ASCLA.             -                   711040    Leadership Session (ASCLA)                                                            21         noon       Governance/Membership Meeting          Agenda for this event is TBA.                                                                           D224
                                                                                                                                       Sunday
                                                                                                                                       January    4:00 pm -                                         Discussion Group for staff working with Library Development activities at or with State Library         DCC -
ASCLA.             -                   710840    State Library Agencies Library Development Interest Group                             22         5:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           Agencies.                                                                                               A305
                                                                                                                                       Sunday
                                                                                                                                       January    4:00 pm -                                         Discussions focus on management issues pertaining to library systems and consortia. Previous            DCC -
ASCLA.             -                   73500     Consortium Management Special Interest Group                                          22         5:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           topics included advocacy, funding, member services, and innovative projects.                            D175
                                                                                                                                       Sunday
                                                                                                                                       January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
ASCLA.             -                   710600    ASCLA Legislative Committee                                                           22         5:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   Meeting of the ASCLA Legislative Committee                                                              A303
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Nancy Bolt of Nancy Bolt & Associates will moderate an open hearing on a new draft "Library
                                                                                                                                       Sunday                                                       Consultant Code of Ethics". Should it be adopted by ALA? Open to all ALA members.Discussion
                                                                                                                                       January    4:00 pm -                                         will be followed by a business meeting of the ASCLA Library Consultants Interest Group                  DCC -
ASCLA.             -                   76501     Open Hearing on Library Consultants Code of Ethics                                    22         5:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           Leadership Team.                                                                                        D224

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Join us for an opportunity to discuss issues of common concern for anyone involved in digitization
                                                                                                                                                                                                    projects. This discussion group is open to everyone from experienced project managers to those
                                                                                                                                       Saturday                                                     new to digitization initiatives. Each meeting includes guest speakers and opportunities for project
                                                                                                                                       January    4:00 pm -                                         updates from discussion group attendees. Final program details for ALA Midwinter 2012 TBA.              DCC -
ASCLA.             -                   77360     Collaborative Digitization Interest Group                                             21         5:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           Visit Connect Community for details at: http://connect.ala.org/node/151439                              D161
                                                                                                                                       Monday
                                                                                                                                       January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
ASCLA.             -                   79560     Board of Directors II (ASCLA)                                                         23         10:00 am      Governance/Membership Meeting       Meeting of the ASCLA Board of Directors.                                                                D161
                                                                                                                                       Saturday
                                                                                                                                       January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
ASCLA.             -                   79546     Board of Directors I (ASCLA)                                                          21         10:00 am      Governance/Membership Meeting       Meeting of the ASCLA Board of Directors.                                                                D161
                                                                                                                                       Sunday
                                                 Library Services to the Incarcerated and Detained Interest Group Discussion Meeting   January    8:00 am -                                         Open discussion about how this new interest group can assist librarians to provide service for the      DCC -
ASCLA.             -                   710581    (ASCLA-LSSPS)                                                                         22         10:00 am      Discussion/Interest Group           incarcerated and detained.                                                                              D169
                                                                                                                                       Sunday
                                                                                                                                       January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
ASCLA.             -                   712320    Physical Delivery Interest Group                                                      22         10:00 am      Discussion/Interest Group           Discussion group on issues related to the physical delivery of library materials.                       D167
                                                                                                                                       Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                                       January    7:00am-                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
ASCLA.             -                   713840    ASCLA Executive Committee                                                             21         8:00am        Committee Meeting                   -                                                                                                       D161

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Social event co-sponsored by the Association of Specialized and Cooperative Library Agencies
                                                                                                                                                                                                    and Chief Officers of State Library Agencies. Come enjoy desserts and an open bar and mingle
                                                                                                                                       Sunday                                                       with librarians from state libraries, networks and cooperatives; special populations librarians; and    FAIR -
                                                                                                                                       January    Other - 8-    Affiliate event, Social event,      independent librarians and consultants. It's a great opportunity to meet colleagues and network.        Fountain
ASCLA.             -                   79543     ASCLA/COSLA Reception                                                                 22         10pm          Reception                           Non-members are welcome!                                                                                Room
                                                                                                                                       Friday                                                                                                                                                               HYATT -
                                                                                                                                       January    10:00 AM -                                                                                                                                                Pryor-
EMIERT.            -                   75603     Coretta Scott King Book Awards Jury 1                                                 20         5:00 PM    Committee Meeting                      The Coretta Scott King Book Awards Jury will decide the 2012 winners.                                   Crockett
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            HYATT -
                                                                                                                                       Saturday                                                                                                                                                             McComm
                                                                                                                                       January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 as Bluff
EMIERT.            -                   710482    Coretta Scott King Book Awards 2013 Jury Orientation                                  21         3:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   The 2013 Coretta Scott King Book Awards Jury will meet for orientation.                                 #359
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Join us to hear about the Ethnic and Multicultural Information Exchange Round Table and to learn
                                                                                                                                       Sunday                                                       how you can enhance your multicultural and multilingual collections. There will be a brief
                                                                                                                                       January    1:30 pm -                                         presentation by Katherine Trouern-Trend, EMIERT Vice-Chair on QR U: Using QR Codes in                   DCC -
EMIERT.            -                   78960     Membership Meeting (EMIERT)                                                           22         3:30 pm    Committee Meeting                      Your Library.                                                                                           A304
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                       January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
EMIERT.            -                   78920     Executive and All Committee Meeting (EMIERT)                                          22         noon       Committee Meeting                      EMIERT Executive Board Meeting and All Committee Meeting                                                D163
                                                                                                                                       Saturday   10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                HYATT -
                                                                                                                                       January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     Shawnee
EMIERT.            -                   75644     Coretta Scott King Book Awards Committee Meeting                                      21         noon       Committee Meeting                      The Coretta Scott King Book Awards Committee will meet.                                                 Trail #362
                                                                                                                                       Sunday                                                                                                                                                               HYATT -
                                                                                                                                       January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 Pryor-
EMIERT.            -                   75620     Coretta Scott King Book Awards Jury 3                                                 22         12 noon       Committee Meeting                   The Coretta Scott King Book Awards Jury will decide the 2012 winners.                                   Crockett
                                                                                                                                       Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                   HYATT -
                                                                                                                                       January    9:00 AM -                                                                                                                                                 Pryor-
EMIERT.            -                   75604     Coretta Scott King Book Awards Jury 2                                                 21         10:00 PM      Committee Meeting                   The Coretta Scott King Book Awards Jury will meet to decide the 2012 winners.                           Crockett
                                                                                                                                       Friday
                                                                                                                                       January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
FTRF.              -                   73740     Freedom to Read Foundation Orientation                                                20         9:00 am       Committee Meeting                   Orientation session for the Freedom to Read Foundation.                                                 D222
                                                                                                                                       Friday
                                                                                                                                       January    9:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
FTRF.              -                   73741     Freedom to Read Foundation Business Meeting                                           20         5:00 pm    Committee Meeting                      The Freedom to Ready Foundation Business Meeting.                                                       D222
                                                                                                                                       Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                       January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
GAMERT.            -                   77523     Games and Gaming Forum                                                                21         noon       Forum/Update                           Join us for the Games and Gaming Round Table's first forum/update.                                      D227
                                                                                                                                       Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                                       January    10:00-     Committee Meeting,                     First ever meeting of the Games and Gaming Round Table Steering Committee. Join us to hear              DCC -
GAMERT.            -                   77540     Steering Committee (GameRT)                                                           21         10:30 am Governance/Membership Meeting            what we're working on and volunteer!                                                                    D227

                                                                                                                                                                                                    The Stonewall Book Awards are given annually to English-language books of exceptional merit
                                                                                                                                                                                                    relating to the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender experience. The awards are given to works
                                                                                                                                       Saturday                                                     published in the United States in the previous calendar year, although works published elsewhere
                                                                                                                                       January    1:30 pm -                                         may be considered.                                                                                      SHER -
GLBTRT.            -                   710321    Stonewall Book Awards Committee I (GLBT RT)                                           21         5:30 pm    Committee Meeting                      Awards are made in three categories: literature, nonfiction and children/young adult.                   Pearl 5
                                                                                                                                       Saturday   10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                SHER -
                                                                                                                                       January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     Majestic
GLBTRT.            -                   710260    All committee meeting (GLBT RT)                                                       21         noon       Committee Meeting                      Chance for GLBT Round Table committees to meet and talk about their work.                               03
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            SHER -
                                                                                                                                       Saturday                                                                                                                                                             Houston
                                                                                                                                       January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 Ballroom
GLBTRT.            -                   710241    Steering Committee I (GLBT RT)                                                        21         10:00 am      Committee Meeting                   Meeting of the officers of GLBT Round Table                                                             B
                                                                                                                                       Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                                       January    1:00 pm -                                         Committee meeting to create a bibliography of books that exhibit commendable literary quality and       SHER -
GLBTRT.            -                   710280    Over the Rainbow Book List Committee I (GLBT RT)                                      21         5:00 pm       Committee Meeting                   significant authentic lgbt content and are recommended for adults over age 18.                          Pearl 1
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                                       January    1:00 pm -                                         Committee meeting to create a bibliography of books that exhibit commendable literary quality and       SHER -
GLBTRT.            -                   710349    Over the Rainbow Book List Committee II (GLBT RT)                                     22         5:00 pm       Committee Meeting                   significant authentic lgbt content and are recommended for adults over age 18.                          Pearl 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                    The Stonewall Book Awards are given annually to English-language books of exceptional merit
                                                                                                                                                                                                    relating to the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender experience. The awards are given to works
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     Other -                                           published in the United States in the previous calendar year, although works published elsewhere
                                                                                                                                       January    2:00 -                                            may be considered. Awards are made in three categories: literature, nonfiction and children/young       SHER -
GLBTRT.            -                   710352    Stonewall Book Awards Committee II (GLBT RT)                                          22         4:00 pm       Committee Meeting                   adult.                                                                                                  Pearl 5

                                                                                                                                       Saturday   Other -                                           The Rainbow Book List Committee is a joint project of the GLBT R T and SRRT. The committee
                                                                                                                                       January    2:00 -                                            presents an annual bibliography of quality books with significant and authentic GLBTQ content,          SHER -
GLBTRT.            -                   710342    Rainbow Project Book List Committee I (GLBT RT, SRRT)                                 21         5:00 pm       Committee Meeting                   which are recommended for people from birth through eighteen years of age.                              Trinity 3

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            OS -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Dallas
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Join GLBTRT members and supporters for a night of socializing and networking. The 2012                  Public
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     Other -                                           Stonewall Book Awards, Rainbow Project, and Over the Rainbow Book Lists will also be                    Library,
                                                                                                                                       January    6:00 -                                            announced. Social will be held at the Dallas Public Library, J. Erik Jonsson Central Branch, 1515       1515
GLBTRT.            -                   710641    Social (GLBT RT)                                                                      22         8:00 PM       Social event                        Young Street, 4th Floor Gallery.                                                                        Young St.

                                                                                                                                       Sunday     Other -                                           The Rainbow Book List Committee is a joint project of the GLBT R T and SRRT. The committee
                                                                                                                                       January    9:00 -                                            presents an annual bibliography of quality books with significant and authentic GLBTQ content,          SHER -
GLBTRT.            -                   710345    Rainbow Project Book List Committee II (GLBT RT, SRRT)                                22         5:00          Committee Meeting                   which are recommended for people from birth through eighteen years of age.                              Trinity 3
                                                                                                                                       Monday     Other -
                                                                                                                                       January    9:30 -                                                                                                                                                    DCC -
GLBTRT.            -                   710624    Steering Committee II (GLBT RT)                                                       23         11:30         Committee Meeting                   Meeting of the officers of GLBT Round Table                                                             C144
                                                                                                                                       Friday
                                                                                                                                       January    1:30 pm -     Committee Meeting,                                                                                                                          DCC -
GODORT.            -                   710160    Steering Committee Meeting I (GODORT)                                                 20         3:30 pm       Governance/Membership Meeting       Business meeting of the officers of GODORT, the Government Documents Round Table.                       A309
                                                                                                                                       Friday
                                                                                                                                       January    4:00 pm -     Committee Meeting,                                                                                                                          DCC -
GODORT.            -                   77502     Legislation Committee Meeting I (GODORT)                                              20         5:00 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           Discussion of legislative issues related to government publications.                                    A114
                                                                                                                                       Friday
                                                                                                                                       January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
GODORT.            -                   710261    Nominating Commitee Meeting (GODORT)                                                  20         5:15 pm       Committee Meeting                   Business meeting of the GODORT Nominating Committee.                                                    A116
                                                                                                                                       Friday
                                                                                                                                       January    4:00pm-                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
GODORT.            -                   713160    Program Committee Meeting                                                             20         5:15pm        Committee Meeting                   -                                                                                                       A118
                                                                                                                                       Saturday                                                                                                                                                             OMNI -
                                                                                                                                       January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 Fair Park
GODORT.            -                   710222    State and Local Documents Task Force                                                  21         3:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           Discussion of topics related to information resources produced by state and local governments.          2
                                                                                                                                       Monday
                                                                                                                                       January    1:30 pm - Committee Meeting,                                                                                                                              DCC -
GODORT.            -                   710201    Steering Committee Meeting II (GODORT)                                                23         3:30 pm    Governance/Membership Meeting          Business meeting of the officers of GODORT, the Government Documents Round Table.                       A310
                                                                                                                                       Monday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                       January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
GODORT.            ALA - GODORT        710200    General Membership Meeting (GODORT)                                                   23         noon       Governance/Membership Meeting          Business meeting of the membership of GODORT, the Government Documents Round Table.                     A306
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            ADOL -
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                Sam
                                                                                                                                       January    12:00      Committee Meeting,                                                                                                                             Houston
GODORT.            -                   710301    Rare and Endangered Publications Commitee Meeting (GODORT)                            22         noon       Discussion/Interest Group              Discussion of topics related to rare and/or endangered government publications.                         A
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                ADOL -
                                                                                                                                       January    12:00      Committee Meeting,                                                                                                                             Anson
GODORT.            -                   710140    Cataloging Commitee Meeting (GODORT)                                                  22         noon       Discussion/Interest Group              -                                                                                                       Jones B
                                                                                                                                       Saturday                                                                                                                                                             OMNI -
                                                                                                                                       January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                 Fair Park
GODORT.            -                   710220    Federal Documents Task Force                                                          21         5:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           Discussion of topics related to information resources produced by the federal government.               2
                                                                                                                                       Sunday                                                                                                                                                               ADOL -
                                                                                                                                       January    8:00 am -     Committee Meeting,                                                                                                                          Anson
GODORT.            -                   710080    Legislation Committee Meeting III (GODORT)                                            22         10:00 am      Discussion/Interest Group           Discussion of legislative issues related to government publications.                                    Jones C
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            ADOL -
                                                                                                                                       Sunday                                                                                                                                                               Sam
                                                                                                                                       January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 Houston
GODORT.            -                   710121    Publications Committee Meeting (GODORT)                                               22         10:00 am      Committee Meeting                   Business meeting of the GODORT Publications Committee.                                                  A
                                                                                                                                       Sunday                                                                                                                                                               ADOL -
                                                                                                                                       January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 Anson
GODORT.            -                   710240    Development Committee Meeting (GODORT)                                                22         10:00 am      Committee Meeting                   Business meeting of the GODORT Development Committee.                                                   Jones B
                                                                                                                                       Monday
                                                                                                                                       January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
GODORT.            -                   713180    Nominations Committee                                                                 23         10:00 am      Committee Meeting                   -                                                                                                       A118
                                                                                                                                       Saturday                                                                                                                                                             OMNI -
                                                                                                                                       January    8:00 am -                                         Discussion of topics related to information resources produced by international intergovernmental       Fair Park
GODORT.            -                   710221    International Documents Taskforce                                                     21         10:00 am      Discussion/Interest Group           organizations, and foreign governments.                                                                 2
                                                                                                                                       Saturday
                                                                                                                                       January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
IFRT.              -                   74080     IFRT I                                                                                21         3:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   First business meeting of the Intellectual Freedom Round Table.                                         A309
                                                                                                                                       Monday
                                                                                                                                       January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
IFRT.              -                   74082     IFRT II                                                                               23         10:00 am      Committee Meeting                   Second business meeting of the Intellectual Freedom Round Table.                                        D222

                                                                                                                                       Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                                       January    10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                DCC -
IFRT.              ALA-IF              73780     IFC/IFRT/DIV IFCs                                                                     22         11:30 am Committee Meeting                        Joint meeting for IFC/IFRT/DIV IFC's                                                                    A310
                                                                                                                                       Friday
                                                                                                                                       January    4:00-                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
IRRT.              -                   710880    Orientation for International Librarians                                              20         5:30pm        Social event                        Orientation for International Librarians                                                                A308
                                                                                                                                       Sunday
                                                                                                                                       January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
IRRT.              -                   79640     Executive Committee Meeting                                                           22         12 noon       Committee Meeting                   Meeting of the International Relations Round Table (IRRT).                                              D173
                                                                                                                                       Friday                                                       Join in the conservation about training in your library. Share your ideas, find out trends, and meet
                                                                                                                                       January    4:00-                                             new people. This is a great way to kick off your conference with other innovative friendly library      DCC -
LEARNRT.           -                   76620     Meet and Greet: Training & Learning (LEARNRT)                                         20         5:30p.m.   Other, Social event                    folks. All are welcome.                                                                                 D165
                                                                                                                                       Monday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                       January    12:00                                             If you do staff training, join our discussion. This informal session will include trainers with many    DCC -
LEARNRT.           -                   76642     Staff Training - Let's Share!: Ice Breakers and Other Ideas                           23         noon       Discussion/Interest Group              tips and experiences. Come share your ideas and learn from others.                                      A304
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                       January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
LEARNRT.           -                   76723     Training Showcase Planning Meeting (LEARNRT)                                          22         noon       Committee Meeting                      Committee members plan for the 2012 Training Showcase held at Annual Conference.                        A109
                                                                                                                                       Sunday
                                                                                                                                       January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LEARNRT.           -                   76700     Board Meeting II (LEARNRT)                                                            22         10:00 am      Committee Meeting                   LEARNRT Board members discuss the round table activities.                                               D163
                                                                                                                                       Saturday
                                                                                                                                       January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LEARNRT.           -                   76661     Board Meeting I (LEARNRT)                                                             21         12 noon       Committee Meeting                   LEARNRT Board members discuss the round table activities.                                               C144
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                       January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
LIRT.              -                   711421    Discussion Forum                                                                      22         noon          Forum/Update                        Transitions to College Committee                                                                        D220
                                                                                                                                       Monday     10:30 am -
                                       SUB7906                                                                                         January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
LIRT.              -                   0         All Committee II                                                                      23         noon          Committee Meeting                   LIRT All Committee II (10:30 - 12:00)                                                                   D165
                                                                                                                                       Saturday   10:30 am -
                                       SUB7904                                                                                         January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
LIRT.              -                   0         All Committee I                                                                       21         noon          Committee Meeting                   LIRT All Committee meeting (10:30 - 12:00)                                                              D165
                                                                                                                                       Saturday
                                                                                                                                       January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LIRT.              -                   77860     LIRT All Committee Meeting I                                                          21         12 noon       Committee Meeting                   Meetings of all committees of the Library Instruction Round Table.                                      D165
                                                                                                                                       Monday
                                                                                                                                       January    8:00 am -     Committee Meeting,                  Meetings of the Library Instruction Round Table Executive Board, Steering Committee and all             DCC -
LIRT.              -                   77880     LIRT All Committee Meetings II                                                        23         12 noon       Governance/Membership Meeting       other Committees.                                                                                       D165
                                                                                                                                       Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                                       January    12:30 PM -                                                                                                                                                OS - Off-
LIRT.              -                   711441    Bites with LIRT                                                                       21         2:00 PM       Other                               Held at a nearby restaurant, this gathering allows for colleagues to network over lunch.                Site
                                                                                                                                                  Other -
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     12:30 PM
                                                                                                                                       January    to 2:00                                                                                                                                                   OS - Off-
LIRT.              -                   711444    Bites with LIRT.                                                                      22         PM            Other                               Held at a nearby restaurant, this gathering allows for colleagues to network over lunch.                Site
                                                                                                                                       Monday     Other -
                                       SUB7898                                                                                         January    8:00 AM -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LIRT.              -                   1         Executive Board II                                                                    23         9:00 AM       Governance/Membership Meeting       LIRT Executive Board II                                                                                 D165
                                                                                                                                       Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                                       January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LIRT.              -                   77881     Executive Board I                                                                     21         9:00 am       Governance/Membership Meeting       Meeting of the LIRT Executive Board.                                                                    D165
                                                                                                                                       Saturday   Other -
                                       SUB7900                                                                                         January    9:00 AM -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LIRT.              -                   0         Steering Committee I                                                                  21         10:30 AM      Committee Meeting                   LIRT Steering Committee I.                                                                              D165
                                                                                                                                       Monday     Other -
                                       SUB7902                                                                                         January    9:00 AM -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LIRT.              -                   0         Steering Committee II                                                                 23         10:30 AM      Committee Meeting                   LIRT Steering Committee II                                                                              D165

                                                                                                                                                                                                    LITA 201 is a general orientation to involvement in LITA. Join us, and learn how active involvement
                                                                                                                                       Friday                                                       in LITA can help you better meet the challenges of today and troubleshoot the challenges of
                                                                                                                                       January    4:00 p.m. -                                       tomorrow. -Learn more about LITA and where you fit -Become or find a mentor -Form your own              DCC -
LITA.              -                   77261     LITA 201                                                                              20         5:00 p.m. Discussion/Interest Group               interest group -Network with tech-savvy library colleagues                                              D172

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Curation of digital content for long-term preservation seems like an impossible challenge, but
                                                                                                                                                                                                    many core tools for this work are available at the Linux command line. This workshop will provide a
                                                                                                                                                                                                    hands-on review of basic file system structure and navigation, permissions and ownership, and
                                                                                                                                       Friday                                                       other tools for bit-level preservation. Attendees should have basic computing knowledge and some OMNI -
                                                                                                                                       January    9:00 am –                                         experience with Linux. Participants will need to bring a laptop; Ubuntu Live USBs will be distributed Deep
LITA.              -                   77280     Digital Curation at the Command Line                                                  20         4:30 pm       Preconference/Institute             in the session.                                                                                       Ellum B
                                                                                                                                       Friday
                                                                                                                                       January    12:30-                                                                                                                                                    DCC -
LITA.              -                   73661     Board of Directors Meeting                                                            20         3:30 pm       Governance/Membership Meeting       LITA Board of Directors                                                                                 C144

                                                                                                                                                                                                    This preconference will provide a thorough introduction to the Drupal content management system.
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Presenter will guide attendees as they create Drupal sites in a sandbox environment, covering the
                                                                                                                                       Friday                                                       basics of content creation, themes, modules, and user management. Demonstrations of innovative OMNI -
                                                                                                                                       January    9:00 am –                                         Drupal sites, including library sites, library intranets, and an electronic journal will be provided. Deep
LITA.              -                   77266     Getting Started with Drupal                                                           20         4:30 pm       Preconference/Institute             Previous web experience is helpful, but not required. Participants should plan to bring a laptop.     Ellum A
                                                                                                                                       Friday
                                                                                                                                       January    9am - 10                                                                                                                                                  OS - Off-
LITA.              -                   74300     Executive Board                                                                       20         am            Committee Meeting                   Executive Board                                                                                         Site
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            HYATT -
                                                                                                                                       Friday                                                       A panel of speakers discussing new holistic ILS systems that merge the ILS with the discovery           Reunion
                                                                                                                                       January    4pm -                                             interface and ERM functionalities, such as Kuali OLE and Ex Libris’s Alma. Also the standard            Ballroom
LITA.              ALCTS -             73640     Electronic Resources Management Interest Group                                        20         5:15 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           NISO group updates.                                                                                     C
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            HYATT -
                                                                                                                                       Monday                                                                                                                                                               Reunion
                                                                                                                                       January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 Ballroom
LITA.              -                   72962     Machine-Readable Bibliographic Information Committee III (ALCTS/LITA/RUSA)            23         3:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   MARBI                                                                                                   E/F
                                                                                                                                       Sunday
                                                                                                                                       January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LITA.              -                   713120    Emergy Technologies Interest Group Meeting                                            22         3:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   -                                                                                                       A305
                                                                                                                                       Sunday
                                                                                                                                       January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LITA.              -                   77581     Cloud Computing & Virtualization Interest Group                                       22         3:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           Cloud Computing & Virtualization Interest Group                                                         A303

                                                                                                                                       Sunday                                                       The Library Consortia and Systems Interest Group provides a forum for discussing emerging               OMNI -
                                                                                                                                       January    1:30 pm -                                         trends in technology and their impact on library consortia and their supporting structures. The         Arts
LITA.              -                   73460     Library Consortia and Systems Interest Group                                          22         3:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           Interest Group is an open interest group and welcomes all consortia members.                            District 7
                                                                                                                                       Sunday
                                                                                                                                       January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LITA.              -                   77582     Emerging Technologies Interest Group                                                  22         3:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           Emerging Technologies Interest Group                                                                    D170
                                                                                                                                       Saturday
                                                                                                                                       January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LITA.              -                   75280     Bylaws and Organization Committee                                                     21         3:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   Bylaws and Organization Committee                                                                       A108
                                                                                                                                       Saturday
                                                                                                                                       January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LITA.              -                   76041     Publications Committee                                                                21         3:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   Publications Committee                                                                                  A116
                                                                                                                                       Saturday
                                                                                                                                       January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LITA.              -                   76162     Drupal4Lib Interest Group                                                             21         3:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           Drupal4Lib Interest Group                                                                               A310
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            HYATT -
                                                                                                                                       Sunday                                                                                                                                                               Reunion
                                                                                                                                       January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 Ballroom
LITA.              -                   72941     Machine-Readable Bibliographic Information Committee II (ALCTS/LITA/RUSA)             22         5:30 pm       Committee Meeting                   MARBI                                                                                                   E/F
                                                                                                                                       Sunday
                                                                                                                                       January    1:30 pm -                                         The ALCTS/LITA Authority Control Interest Group meets to present topics of interest on authority        DCC -
LITA.              -                   77940     Authority Control Interest Group                                                      22         5:30 pm       Discussion/Interest Group           control                                                                                                 A201/202



                                                                                                                                                                                                    The midwinter meeting of the Linked Library Data Interest Group will include one hour of informal
                                                                                                                                                                                                    discussion followed by a 30 minute business meeting. The meeting will open with updates from the
                                                                                                                                                                                                    chairs on recent developments in the LLD landscape, and attendees will be invited to give brief       SHER -
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     10:30 am -                                        lightning talks. This will be followed by a short summary of Friday's "Libraries, Linked Data and the Lone Star
                                                                                                                                       January    12:00                                             Semantic Web" institute and a discussion of topics arising from this event. The business meeting      Ballroom
LITA.              ALCTS -             75260     Linked Library Data Interest Group                                                    22         noon       Discussion/Interest Group              portion will primarily be focused on planning the proposed ALCTS Annual preconference.                C2
                                                                                                                                       Monday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                       January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
LITA.              -                   75300     ITAL Editorial Board                                                                  23         noon       Committee Meeting                      ITAL Editorial Board                                                                                    A116

                                                                                                                                                                                                    This will be the inaugural meeting of the reconstituted Vendor/Library Interest Group. The
                                                                                                                                       Saturday   10:30 am -                                        purpose of the meeting will be to finalize the name and charge of the interest group as well as a
                                                                                                                                       January    12:00                                             substantive discussion of the key issues in play between the vendor and library community related to DCC -
LITA.              LITA (no subunit)   76040     Vendor/Library Interest Group                                                         21         noon       Discussion/Interest Group              technology, and to plan activities for the Annual Conference.                                        A303
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         HYATT -
                                                                                                                                       Saturday   10:30 am -                                                                                                                                             Reunion
                                                                                                                                       January    12:00                                                                                                                                                  Ballroom
LITA.              -                   72940     Machine-Readable Bibliographic Information Committee I (ALCTS/LITA/RUSA)              21         noon       Committee Meeting                      MARBI                                                                                                E/F
                                                                                                                                       Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                       January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
LITA.              -                   74242     Top Technology Trends Committee                                                       21         noon       Committee Meeting                      Top Technology Trends Committee                                                                         A110
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                       January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
LITA.              -                   77260     Top Technology Trends (Discussion Meeting)                                            22         noon       Discussion/Interest Group              LITA Top Technology Trends Moderated Discussion.                                                        A201/202



                                                                                                                                                                                                    The LITA Next Generation Catalog Interest Group invites representatives from major next
                                                                                                                                                                                                    generation catalog system vendors, including Ex Libris, eXtensible Catalog Organization, OCLC,
                                                                                                                                                                                                    and Serials Solutions. Each representative will demonstrate distinctive features of their system and
                                                                                                                                                                                                    will join in a panel discussion on topics, such as challenges of developing next generation catalog
                                                                                                                                                                                                    systems, embracing non-MARC metadata, and taking advantage of linked data.
                                                                                                                                       Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                       January    12:00                                             Participants are encouraged to ask any question related to next generation catalog systems. A           DCC -
LITA.              -                   75341     Next Generation Catalog Interest Group                                                22         noon       Discussion/Interest Group              brief business meeting of the Next Generation Catalog Interest Group will be following.                 C156
                                                                                                                               Monday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
LITA.          -                    73480     National Forum Planning Committee 2012                                           23         noon       Committee Meeting                     n/a                                                                                                      A124

                                                                                                                                                                                           HOLT provides a forum and support network for people with administrative responsibility for
                                                                                                                                                                                           technology and computing in a library setting. This relatively informal meeting will include
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -                                       introductions, announcements, discussion of LITA and HoLT business and an update on our                  OMNI -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                            program for Annual. Discussion will include HoLTTalk; a round-table discussion of current IT             Arts
LITA.          -                    77600     Heads of Library Technology Interest Group                                       22         noon       Discussion/Interest Group             issues facing attendees as well as solicitation for the upcoming Vice Chair position.                    District 6
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LITA.          -                    77522     Standards Interest Group                                                         21         5:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group           Standards Interest Group                                                                                 D226
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LITA.          -                    73440     Assessment and Research Committee                                                21         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                   Assessment and Research Committee                                                                        A111
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LITA.          -                    712980    LITA Nominating Committee                                                        21         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                   -                                                                                                        A103
                                                                                                                               Monday                                                      Join your fellow LITA members in a conversation about how LITA responds to and involves its
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                        membership in the larger information, association, community-building, and technology-related            DCC -
LITA.          -                    77263     LITA Town Meeting                                                                23         10:00 am     Discussion/Interest Group           landscape.                                                                                               D220
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                        The meeting will be a broad discussion on technology themes and trends with the purpose of               DCC -
LITA.          -                    77521     Public Libraries Technology Interest Group                                       22         10:00 am     Discussion/Interest Group           defining some key topics that we will work into our program at ALA annual.                               D222
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LITA.          -                    75261     Bylaws and Organization Committee                                                22         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                   Bylaws and Organization Committee                                                                        A104
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LITA.          -                    75480     Imagineering Interest Group                                                      22         10:00 am     Discussion/Interest Group           n/a                                                                                                      C156
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LITA.          -                    74042     Joint Chairs Meeting ---All Committees and Interest Groups Meetings              21         12 noon      Committee Meeting                   All Meetings                                                                                             D220
                                                                                                                               Monday     Other -
                                                                                                                               January    1:30-                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
LITA.          -                    73700     Board of Directors Meeting                                                       23         4:30PM       Governance/Membership Meeting       LITA Board of Directors                                                                                  C144
                                                                                                                               Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LITA.          -                    712020    Marc Formats Interest Group                                                      21         6:00 pm      Discussion/Interest Group           Marc Formats Interest Group                                                                              C149
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    Other - 8                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LITA.          -                    74260     Joint Chairs Meeting                                                             21         am - 9 am    Committee Meeting                   Joint Chairs Meeting                                                                                     D220
                                                                                                                               Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                               January    9:30 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LITA.          -                    75003     Web Coordinating Committee                                                       21         11:30 am     Committee Meeting                   Web Coordinating Committee                                                                               D220

                                                                                                                                                                                           The Internet Resources and Services IG will discuss exciting current technology trends. At this
                                                                                                                                                                                           meeting, the group will review past programs and plan future activities. We will prepare, for one of
                                                                                                                               Saturday   Other -                                          LITA’s big events, the seventh annual Ultimate Debate titled “Cloud Computing: Liberation or Big
                                                                                                                               January    9:30 am -                                        Brother.” Join us and become a member of LITA’s Internet Resources and Services IG. Help plan DCC -
LITA.          -                    74261     Internet Resources and Services Interest Group                                   21         11:30 am     Discussion/Interest Group           for the ultimate excitement -- the Ultimate Debate.                                                  D220
                                                                                                                               Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                               January    9:30 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LITA.          -                    75704     Education Committee                                                              21         11:30 am     Committee Meeting                   Education Committee                                                                                      D220
                                                                                                                               Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                               January    9:30 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LITA.          -                    75120     Program Planning Committee                                                       21         11:30 am     Committee Meeting                   Program Planning Committee                                                                               D220
                                                                                                                               Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                               January    9:30 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LITA.          -                    74280     Membership Development Committee                                                 21         11:30 am     Committee Meeting                   Membership Development Committee                                                                         D220
                                                                                                                               Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                               January    9:30 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LITA.          -                    75720     Open Source Systems Interest Group                                               21         11:30 am     Discussion/Interest Group           Open Source Systems Interest Group                                                                       D220
                                                                                                                               Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                               January    9:30 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LITA.          -                    75342     Transliteracy Interest Group                                                     21         11:30 am     Discussion/Interest Group           Transliteracy Interest Group                                                                             D220
                                                                                                                               Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                               January    9:30 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LITA.          -                    74801     Technology & Access Committee                                                    21         11:30 am     Committee Meeting                   Technology & Access Committee                                                                            D220
                                                                                                                               Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                               January    9:30 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LITA.          -                    75043     International Relations Committee                                                21         11:30 am     Committee Meeting                   International Relations Committee                                                                        D220
                                                                                                                               Friday
                                                                                                                               January    4:00-5:30                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LLAMA.         -                    711860    LLAMA Section Leadership Meeting                                                 20         pm           Committee Meeting                   LLAMA Section Leadership Meeting -- for all current, past and incoming section chairs                    D163
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LLAMA.         -                    712000    LLAMA Leadership Development Seminar                                             22         3:30 pm      Other                               LLAMA Leadership Development Seminar                                                                     C141
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LLAMA.         -                    711880    LLAMA Board of Directors I                                                       21         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                   LLAMA Board of Directors I                                                                               D175
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LLAMA.         -                    711920    LLAMA Program Committee I                                                        21         5:30 pm    Committee Meeting                     LLAMA Program Committee I                                                                                A302
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC - A3-
LLAMA.         -                    711801    LLAMA Section Excecutive Committees                                              21         noon       Committee Meeting                     LLAMA Section Excecutive Committees                                                                      A4
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
LLAMA.         -                    711986    Library Storage Discussion Goup                                                  22         noon       Discussion/Interest Group             Library Storage Discussion Goup                                                                          D224
                                                                                                                                                                                           How can professional organization involvement enhance your day-to-day job? Join us for a
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -                                       discussion oand networking with LLAMA and NMRT leaders, new librarians, new members of
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                            LLAMA and/or NMRT, librarians making career shifts, and anyone interested in developing                  DCC -
LLAMA.         LLAMA (no subunit)   74840     NMRT/LLAMA Discussion Group (NMRT)                                               22         noon         Discussion/Interest Group           leadership skills.                                                                                       A307
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC - A3-
LLAMA.         -                    711840    LLAMA All Division-level Committees                                              21         noon         Committee Meeting                   LLAMA All Division-level Committees                                                                      A4
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
LLAMA.         -                    711984    Financial Advancement Committee II                                               22         noon         Committee Meeting                   Financial Advancement Committee II                                                                       A101
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
LLAMA.         -                    712521    LLAMA Leadership Coordinating Group                                              22         noon         Committee Meeting                   LLAMA Leadership Coordinating Group                                                                      A104
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
LLAMA.         -                    711985    Women Administrators Discussion Group                                            22         noon         Discussion/Interest Group           Women Administrators Discussion Group                                                                    A305
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LLAMA.         -                    712001    LLAMA Membership Committee II                                                    22         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                   LLAMA Membership Committee II                                                                            A109
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC - A3-
LLAMA.         -                    711800    LLAMA All Section Committees                                                     21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                   LLAMA All Section Committees                                                                             A4
                                                                                                                               Sunday                                                                                                                                                               OMNI -
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 Victory
LLAMA.         -                    711960    Diversity Officers Discussion Group                                              22         10:00 am     Discussion/Interest Group           Diversity Officers Discussion Group                                                                      Park 2
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LLAMA.         -                    712520    Leadership Education Task Force                                                  22         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                   Leadership Education Task Force                                                                          A106
                                                                                                                               Monday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LLAMA.         -                    712006    Dialog with Directors Discussion Group                                           23         10:00 am     Discussion/Interest Group           Dialog with Directors Discussion Group                                                                   A303
                                                                                                                               Monday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LLAMA.         -                    711881    LLAMA Board of Directors II                                                      23         12 noon      Committee Meeting                   LLAMA Board of Directors II                                                                              D175
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LLAMA.         LLAMA (no subunit)   711983    LLAMA Program Committee II                                                       22         12 noon      Committee Meeting                   LLAMA Program Committee II                                                                               D174
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC - A3-
LLAMA.         -                    711780    LLAMA Section and Division Committees                                            21         12 noon      Committee Meeting                   All LLAMA section-level and division-level committees                                                    A4
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    HYATT -
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                Reunion
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     Ballroom
LLAMA_BES      -                    711883    BES Safety and Security Discussion Group                                         21         noon       Discussion/Interest Group             BES Safety and Security Discussion Group                                                                 D
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LLAMA_BES      -                    712002    BES Library Facilities Planning Discussion Group                                 22         5:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group           BES Library Facilities Planning Discussion Group                                                         A310
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    HYATT -
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                                                                                                                             Reunion
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                 Ballroom
LLAMA_BES      -                    711940    BES Library Interiors Discussion Group                                           21         5:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group           BES Library Interiors Discussion Group                                                                   D
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LLAMA_BES      -                    711980    BES Moving Libraries Discussion Group                                            22         10:00 am     Discussion/Interest Group           BES Moving Libraries Discussion Group                                                                    A305
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LLAMA_FRFDS    -                    711942    FRFDS Discussion Group                                                           21         5:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group           FRFDS Discussion Group                                                                                   A135
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    HYATT -
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                                                                                                                             Reunion
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 Ballroom
LLAMA_HRS      -                    711900    HRS Emerging Trends Discussion Group                                             21         3:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group           HRS Emerging Trends Discussion Group                                                                     D
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    OMNI -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bishop
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                                                                                                                             Arts
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                 Boardroo
LLAMA_HRS      -                    711941    HRS Management Committee                                                         21         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                   HRS Management Committee                                                                                 m
                                                                                                                               Sunday                                                                                                                                                               OMNI -
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 Fair Park
LLAMA_HRS      -                    711981    HRS Union Relations for Managers Discussion Group                                22         10:00 am Discussion/Interest Group               HRS Union Relations for Managers Discussion Group                                                        2
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                OMNI -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     Arts
LLAMA_LOMS     -                    712003    LOMS Fiscal and Business Officers Discussion Group                               22         noon       Discussion/Interest Group             LOMS Fiscal and Business Officers Discussion Group                                                       District 7
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LLAMA_LOMS     -                    712004    LOMS Organizational Development Discussion Group                                 22         5:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group           LOMS Organizational Development Discussion Group                                                         A135
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LLAMA_LOMS     -                    711943    LOMS Organizational Development Discussion Group                                 21         5:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group           LOMS Organizational Development Discussion Group                                                         A303
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -    Committee Meeting,                                                                                                                           DCC -
LLAMA_LOMS     -                    711882    LOMS Middle Managers Discussion Group                                            21         10:00 am     Discussion/Interest Group           LOMS Middle Managers Discussion Group                                                                    A303
                                                                                                                               Sunday                                                      MAES Discussion Group: Join us in conversation as we explore best practices in creating
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                        institutional infrastructure for effective and sustainable measurement, assessment and evaluation        DCC -
LLAMA_MAES     -                    712005    MAES Discussion Group                                                            22         5:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group           of library services.                                                                                     A308
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LLAMA_SASS     -                    711982    SASS Circulation Access Services Discussion Group                                22         10:00 am     Discussion/Interest Group           SASS Circulation Access Services Discussion Group                                                        A304
                                                                                                                               Monday
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
LRRT.          -                    78780     Library Research Round Table Committee Meeting                                   23         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                   Midwinter committee meeting for the Library Research Round Table                                         A114
                                                                                                                               Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                               January    5:30 - 7                                         Reception for 2011 Downs Intellectual Award Recipient Sponsored by the University of Illinois            MAG -
LS.            -                    72741     Robert B. Downs Intellectual Freedom Award Reception                             21         pm           Library school/Alumni reunion       Graduate School of Library and Information Science and ABC/CLIO Publishing Group                         Griffin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    OMNI -
                                                                                                                               Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                   White
                                                                                                                               January    5:30pm to                                        Social gathering for Indiana University School of Library and Information Science (SLIS) grads,          Rock 1 &
LS.            -                    710381    Indiana University Alumni Reception                                              22         7:30pm       Social event                        students and faculty attending ALA Midwinter meeting.                                                    2
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                        Meeting of the Steering committee of the Library Support Staff Interests Round Table and general         DCC -
LSSIRT.        -                    77840     Steering Committee/Membership Meeting                                            21         12 noon      Governance/Membership Meeting       Membership Meeting.                                                                                      D222
                                                                                                                               Sunday                                                                                                                                                               OMNI -
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 Arts
MAGIRT.        -                    78841     Executive Board meeting                                                          22         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                   MAGIRT Executive Board meeting                                                                           District 6
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                        The Map Collection Management Discussion Group will meet from 1:30-3:30PM; the GIS                       DCC -
MAGIRT.        -                    78881     Map Collection Management Discussion Group/GIS Discussion Group                  21         5:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group           Discussion Group will meet from 4-5:30PM.                                                                D163
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                              Cartographic Resources Cataloging Interest Group (ALCTS CCS and MAGIRT) /        January    8:00 am - Committee Meeting,                     The MAGIRT ALCTS/CCS Cartographic Resources Cataloging Interest Group will meet from 8-                  DCC -
MAGIRT.        ALCTS_CAMMS          78860     Cataloging and Classification Committee Meeting (MAGIRT)                         22         12 noon    Discussion/Interest Group             10AM. The MAGIRT Cataloging and Classification Committee will meet from 10AM-noon.                       D161
                                                                                                                               Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                               January    12:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                DCC -
MERRITT FUND   -                    74100     Merritt Fund Board Meeting                                                       22         2:30 pm    Committee Meeting                     Business meeting for the Merritt Fund Board.                                                             A111
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
NMRT.          -                    74860     3M/NMRT Scholarship Committee (NMRT)                                             21         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                   Meeting of the committee to discuss scholarship applicants.                                              A109

                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                    Interested in learning how you can get involved with the New Members Round Table? Stopy by this
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                        informal meeting to hear about some of the exciting things NMRT has to offer you - starting with         DCC -
NMRT.          -                    74781     Membership, Networking & Committee Interest Meeting (NMRT)                       21         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                   membership, networking, and committee involvement! Let us help you find your place in ALA.               D226
                                                                                                                                                                                           How can professional organization involvement enhance your day-to-day job? Join us for a
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -                                       discussion oand networking with LLAMA and NMRT leaders, new librarians, new members of
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                            LLAMA and/or NMRT, librarians making career shifts, and anyone interested in developing                  DCC -
NMRT.          LLAMA (no subunit)   74840     NMRT/LLAMA Discussion Group (NMRT)                                               22         noon       Discussion/Interest Group             leadership skills.                                                                                       A307
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
NMRT.          -                    74820     Executive Board Meeting (NMRT)                                                   21         noon       Committee Meeting                     Meeting of the officers of NMRT, New Members Round Table.                                                D163
                                                                                                                                                                                           New to the Midwinter Meeting or ALA? Get a fun and informative introduction to the Midwinter
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                    Meeting. Learn to navigate the exhibits, to decipher the conference program, how ALA really
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                        works, and ways to get involved. NMRT provides tips from the pros and the opportunity for you to         DCC -
NMRT.          -                    73763     Conference Orientation (NMRT)                                                    21         10:00 am     Other                               get your questions answered.                                                                             D173
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    OS - City
                                                                                                                               Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                   Tavern,
                                                                                                                               January    5:30-                                            Join NMRT members for an evening of networking and fun at the City Tavern in Dallas. Light               1401
NMRT.          -                    74825     Midwinter Social (NMRT)                                                          21         7:30pm       Social event                        refreshments will be provided. Everyone is welcome!                                                      Main St.

                                                                                                                               Friday                                                      A closed meeting of the organizations working on the national public access technology
                                                                                                                               January    1:00 pm -                                        benchmarks for public libraries. See this post for more information:                                     DCC -
PLA.           ALA-OITP             74782     National Public Access Technology Benchmarks for Public Libraries (Edge)         20         4:00 pm      Committee Meeting                   http://www.districtdispatch.org/2011/08/working-a-framework-benchmarks-are-a-process/                    D220
                                                                                                                               Friday
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
PLA.           -                    710661    Leadership Task Force Meeting (PLA)                                              20         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                   The PLA Leadership Task Force meets to conduct committee business.                                       A124
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
PLA.           -                    77021     Board of Directors Meeting (PLA)                                                 21         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                   PLA's Board of Directors meets for a single time at Midwinter.                                           C144
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
PLA.           -                    710761    PLA 2012 Conference Program Subcommittee Meeting                                 22         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                   The PLA 2012 Conference Program Subcommittee meets.                                                      A124

                                                                                                                                                                                           PLA Continuing Education Advisory Group. Appointed by the PLA President, this advisory group's
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -                                       charge is to advise PLA on the identification, development and evaluation of relevant, cost-effective,
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                            and emerging face-to-face and online continuing education products and services.                         DCC -
PLA.           -                    710820    Continuing Education Advisory Group Meeting (PLA)                                22         noon       Committee Meeting                     http://pla.org/ala/mgrps/divs/pla/about/committees/index.cfm                                             A133



                                                                                                                                                                                           PLAmetrics is a portal to the Public Library Data Service (PLDS) Statistical Report digital
                                                                                                                                                                                           database. The database offers you access to all the yearly PLDS data currently available (2006-
                                                                                                                                                                                           2011). The Report is compiled from surveys submitted by public libraries across the United States
                                                                                                                                                                                           and Canada and presents timely and topical data on finances, library resources, annual use
                                                                                                                                                                                           figures and technology to assist public library administrators in making informed management
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -                                       decisions. In addition, each annual PLDS Report contains a special survey highlighting statistics
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                            on one service area or public library topic. The report also is available each year as a print           DCC -
PLA.           -                    710766    PLDS Statistical Report Demo                                                     22         noon       Vendor demonstration/activity         publication at the ALA Store. See: http://pla.org/ala/mgrps/divs/pla/publications/plds/index.cfm         C155
                                                                                                                               Monday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
PLA.           -                    710740    PLA 2012 Conference Committee Meeting                                            23         noon       Committee Meeting                     PLA 2012 Conference Committee Meeting                                                                    A119
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
PLA.           -                    710769    Gordon M. Conable Award Jury Meeting (PLA)                                       22         noon       Committee Meeting                     Gordon M. Conable Award Jury meets.                                                                      A106
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
PLA.           -                    710821    Nominating 2013 Committee Meeting (PLA)                                          22         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                   Nominating 2013 Committee Meeting                                                                        A108
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
PLA.           -                    710768    PLA Awards Jury Meeting (PLA)                                                    22         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                   PLA Awards jury meeting                                                                                  A108



                                                                                                                                                                                           An ALSC and PLA joint committee, the Every Child Ready to Read Oversight Committee, meets.
                                                                                                                                                                                           http://everychildreadytoread.org/ Committee charge: To provide oversight of the ECRR program
                                                                                                                                                                                           including monitoring, promoting discussion and answering content questions on ECRR Facebook
                                                                                                                                                                                           page; provide marketing and publication suggestions through existing ALA publications and
                                                                                                                                                                                           educational events, including identification of external organizations; and recommend website
                                                                                                                                                                                           updates to division staff. To provide advice on ECRR issues that may come to division staff and
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                    boards. To develop training opportunities in conjunction with division staff; update reading lists
                                    SUB7108                                                                                    January    8:00 am -                                        and early literacy activities as necessary; and to provide recommendations to the division boards on OMNI -
PLA.           -                    00        PLA/ALSC Every Child Ready to Read Oversight Committee Meeting                   21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                   resources to maintain and enhance the project.                                                       Trinity 4

                                                                                                                                                                                           PLA committees meeting Saturday in this room are: Annual Conference Program Subcommittee
                                                                                                                                                                                           (2012) Meeting, Budget & Finance Committee Meeting, Intellectual Freedom Committee Meeting,
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                    Legislation and Advocacy Committee Meeting, PLA/ALSC Every Child Ready to Read Oversight
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                        Committee Meeting, Public Libraries (journal) Advisory Committee Meeting, Technology        OMNI -
PLA.           -                    74803     All Committees Meeting (PLA)                                                     21         12 noon      Committee Meeting                   Committee Meeting. Check meeting times with your committee chair or via online schedules.   Trinity 4
                                                                                                                               Monday     Other -                                                                                                                                      ADOL -
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                    Sam
PLA.           -                    710763    Past Presidents Breakfast (PLA)                                                  23         9:00 am      Other                               PLA Past Presidents Breakfast. Invitation only.                                             Houston
                                                                                                                               Saturday   Other -
                                    SUB7107                                                                                    January    8:30-9:30                                                                                                                                                 OMNI -
PLA.           -                    60        Budget and Finance Committee Meeting (PLA)                                       21         am           Committee Meeting                   The PLA Budget and Finance Committee's meeting.                                                          Trinity 4
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                    SUB7122                                                                                    January    Other - 8-                                                                                                                                                OMNI -
PLA.           PLA (no subunit)     60        Legislation and Advocacy Committee Meeting (PLA)                                 21         11:00        Committee Meeting                   PLA Legislation and Advocacy Committee meets at the PLA All Committees Meeting                           Trinity 4
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                    SUB7129                                                                                    January    Other - 8-                                       Public Libraries Advisory Committee Meeting (PLA) The committee which advises the journal,               OMNI -
PLA.           -                    40        Public Libraries Advisory Committee Meeting (PLA)                                21         11:00        Committee Meeting                   Public Libraries, meets.                                                                                 Trinity 4
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                    SUB7129                                                                                    January    Other - 8-                                                                                                                                                OMNI -
PLA.           -                    61        Membership Advisory Group Meeting (PLA)                                          21         11:00        Committee Meeting                   PLA's Membership Advisory Group meets.                                                                   Trinity 4

                                                                                                                                                                                           PLA's Technology Committee meets. This new committee's charge is: To help public libraries use
                                                                                                                                                                                           technology to improve services; to consider the impacts and opportunities presented by technology;
                                                                                                                                                                                           to collect and disseminate information on technology innovation which might be applied in public
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                    library operations; to provide channels of communication for sharing among public librarians about
                                    SUB7129                                                                                    January    Other - 8-                                       technology; and to work with PLA Board and staff toward achieving PLA strategic planning goals     OMNI -
PLA.           -                    41        Technology Committee Meeting (PLA)                                               21         11:00        Committee Meeting                   as they relate to the use and impact of technology in public library services.                     Trinity 4
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                    SUB7107                                                                                    January    Other - 8-                                                                                                                                                OMNI -
PLA.           -                    81        Annual Conference (2012) Program Subcommittee Meeting (PLA)                      21         11:00        Committee Meeting                   Annual Conference (2012) Program Subcommittee meets.                                                     Trinity 4
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                    SUB7129                                                                                    January    Other - 8-                                                                                                                                                OMNI -
PLA.           -                    21        Intellectual Freedom Committee Meeting (PLA)                                     22         11:00        Committee Meeting                   The PLA Intellectual Freedom Committee meets.                                                            Trinity 4
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                        Planning events, using brainstorming input to set roundtable projects, setting up award committee, DCC -
RMRT.          -                    73600     RMRT Planning 1                                                                  21         10:00 am     Governance/Membership Meeting       nominating officers for election.                                                                  A114
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
RMRT.          -                    73620     RMRT Planning 2                                                                  22         10:00 am     Governance/Membership Meeting       Planning for events, nominations, award, using input from Annual                                         A135

                                                                                                                                                                                           In addition to covering basic skills for effective genealogy reference services, this workshop will
                                                                                                                                                                                           feature expert speakers on local and specialized resources that help answer the more challenging
                                                                                                                                                                                           research questions. Librarians from public, academic and all other types of libraries interested in      OS -
                                                                                                                                                                                           learning how to use genealogy-related resources more effectively will benefit from this session.         Dallas
                                                                                                                                                                                           Speakers include Lloyd Brockstruck, who will address collection development during hard                  Public
                                                                                                                               Friday                                                      economic times; Sue Kaufman, who will focus on the Clayton collection of early Spanish                   Library,
                                                                                                                               January    8:30am-      Preconference/Institute, Ticketed   documentation; and a third presenter, who will discuss Native American records. Lunch is                 1515
RUSA.          RUSA_HS              711080    Behind the Genealogy Reference Desk: Genealogy is Bigger in Texas                20         5pm          Event                               sponsored by ProQuest.                                                                                   Young St.
                                                                                                                               Friday                                                                                                                                                               FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    8am-                                                                                                                                                      Oak
RUSA.          -                    711060    Smart Investing @ your library Grantee Training                                  20         5:15pm       Other                               Training session for Smart Investing @ your library grant recipients.                                    Room
                                                                                                                               Friday
                                                                                                                               January                                                                                                                                                              DCC -
RUSA.          -                    79523     Executive Committee (RUSA)                                                       20         4-5pm        Committee Meeting                   Meeting of the RUSA Executive Committee.                                                                 A106
                                                                                                                               Thursday                                                                                                                                                             FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January                                                                                                                                                              Terrace
RUSA.          -                    711061    FINRA Smart Investing @ your library Reception                                   19         6:30-8pm     Other                               Reception for participants in the Smart Investing @ your library grant program.                          Room
                                                                                                                               Friday
                                                                                                                               January    10:30-                                                                                                                                                    DCC -
RUSA.          -                    73963     Dartmouth Award Committee                                                        20         12:00        Committee Meeting                   Meet to decide the winner of the 2012 Dartmouth Medal Award winner.                                      A104
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    HYATT -
                                                                                                                               Monday                                                                                                                                                               Reunion
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 Ballroom
RUSA.          -                    72962     Machine-Readable Bibliographic Information Committee III (ALCTS/LITA/RUSA)       23         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                   MARBI                                                                                                    E/F
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
RUSA.          -                    79462     Board of Directors I (RUSA)                                                      21         3:30 pm      Governance/Membership Meeting       Meeting of the Board of Directors for the Reference and User Services Association.                       D161
               RUSA_BRASS,
               RUSA_CODES,
               RUSA_RSS,
               RUSA_STARS,                                                                                                     Monday
               RUSA_MARS,                                                                                                      January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
RUSA.          RUSA_HS              79541     Board of Directors II (RUSA)                                                     23         3:30 pm      Governance/Membership Meeting       Meeting of the RUSA Board of Directors.                                                                  D161
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
RUSA.          -                    76021     RUSA Organization and Planning Committee                                         22         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                   RUSA Organization and Planning Committee                                                                 C140
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    HYATT -
                                                                                                                               Sunday                                                                                                                                                               Reunion
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 Ballroom
RUSA.          -                    72941     Machine-Readable Bibliographic Information Committee II (ALCTS/LITA/RUSA)        22         5:30 pm    Committee Meeting                     MARBI                                                                                                    E/F
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                            Meeting of the AFL-CIO/ALA Joint Committee on Library Service to Labor Groups. All ALA                   DCC -
RUSA.          -                    73881     AFL-CIO/ALA Library Service to Labor Group Committee Meeting                     21         noon       Committee Meeting                     members are welcome.                                                                                     A116
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    HYATT -
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                Reunion
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     Ballroom
RUSA.          -                    72940     Machine-Readable Bibliographic Information Committee I (ALCTS/LITA/RUSA)         21         noon       Committee Meeting                     MARBI                                                                                                    E/F
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
RUSA.          -                    710020    Access to Information Committee I (RUSA)                                         21         noon       Committee Meeting                     -                                                                                                        A104
                                                                                                                               Monday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
RUSA.          -                    78480     RUSA Conference Program Coordinating Committee                                   23         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                   N/A                                                                                                      A114
                                                                                                                               Sunday                                                      The RUSA Standards and Guidelines Committee will discuss documents under consideration as
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                        new or revised RUSA guidelines. The group will also consider revisions to its own operating              DCC -
RUSA.          -                    710541    Standards and Guidelines Committee Meeting (RUSA)                                22         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                   guidelines.                                                                                              A136
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    Other - 12-                                                                                                                                               DCC -
RUSA.          -                    79480     Budget and Finance (RUSA)                                                        22         1pm         Committee Meeting                    Meeting of the Budget and Finance committee of the Reference and User Services Association.              D225

                                                                                                                               Sunday                                                      Celebrate the best fiction, non-fiction and reference titles of the year! RUSA's expert readers'         FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    Other - 5-   Author event, Social event,         advisory committees will unveil their choices for the Collection Development and Evaluation              Oak
RUSA.          RUSA_CODES           79520     Midwinter Book and Media Awards Reception                                        22         6:30pm       Reception, Award presentation       Section's (CODES) literary awards. All Midwinter attendees and exhibitors are invited to attend.         Room
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    ADOL -
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                                                                                                                             Century
                                                                                                                               January    Other - 6-                                       A social gathering for members of RUSA and those interested in learning more about RUSA.                 Ballroom
RUSA.          RUSA_BRASS           79444     Membership Social (RUSA)                                                         21         8pm          Reception, Social event             Membership not required. Come join us for a great party!                                                 A
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -
                                    SUB7684                                                                                    January    12:00                                            All BRASS committee Meetings will meet at the BRASS All Committee Meeting. This is the only              OMNI -
RUSA_BRASS     -                    0         Business Reference in Academic Libraries (RUSA BRASS)                            22         noon         Committee Meeting                   meeting for BRASS at Midwinter.                                                                          Trinity 4
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -
                                    SUB7690                                                                                    January    12:00                                            All BRASS committee Meetings will meet at the BRASS All Committee Meeting. This is the only              OMNI -
RUSA_BRASS     -                    1         Membership Committee (RUSA BRASS)                                                22         noon         Committee Meeting                   meeting for BRASS at Midwinter.                                                                          Trinity 4
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -
                                    SUB7686                                                                                    January    12:00                                            All BRASS committee Meetings will meet at the BRASS All Committee Meeting. This is the only              OMNI -
RUSA_BRASS     -                    0         Business Reference Sources Committee (RUSA BRASS)                                22         noon         Committee Meeting                   meeting for BRASS at Midwinter.                                                                          Trinity 4
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                            All BRASS committee Meetings will meet at the BRASS All Committee Meeting. This is the only              OMNI -
RUSA_BRASS     -                    76880     Education Committee (RUSA BRASS)                                                 22         noon         Committee Meeting                   meeting for BRASS at Midwinter.                                                                          Trinity 4
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -
                                    SUB7692                                                                                    January    12:00                                            All BRASS committee Meetings will meet at the BRASS All Committee Meeting. This is the only              OMNI -
RUSA_BRASS     -                    0         Publications Committee (RUSA BRASS)                                              22         noon         Committee Meeting                   meeting for BRASS at Midwinter.                                                                          Trinity 4
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                            All BRASS committee meetings will be held during the All Committee Meeting. This will be the             OMNI -
RUSA_BRASS     -                    76820     All Committee Meeting (RUSA BRASS)                                               22         noon         Committee Meeting                   only BRASS meeting for Midwinter.                                                                        Trinity 4
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -
                                    SUB7690                                                                                    January    12:00                                            All BRASS committee Meetings will meet at the BRASS All Committee Meeting. This is the only              OMNI -
RUSA_BRASS     -                    2         Program Committee for Anaheim 2012 (RUSA BRASS)                                  22         noon         Committee Meeting                   meeting for BRASS at Midwinter.                                                                          Trinity 4
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -
                                    SUB7684                                                                                    January    12:00                                            All BRASS committee Meetings will meet at the BRASS All Committee Meeting. This is the only              OMNI -
RUSA_BRASS     -                    1         Business Reference in Public Libraries (BRASS)                                   22         noon         Committee Meeting                   meeting for BRASS at Midwinter.                                                                          Trinity 4
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -
                                    SUB7690                                                                                    January    12:00                                            All BRASS committee Meetings will meet at the BRASS All Committee Meeting. This is the only              OMNI -
RUSA_BRASS     -                    0         Executive Committee (RUSA BRASS)                                                 22         noon         Committee Meeting                   meeting for BRASS at Midwinter.                                                                          Trinity 4
                                                                                                                               Friday
                                                                                                                               January    3:00pm-                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
RUSA_CODES     -                    78420     Collection Management in Public Libraries Discussion Group                       20         4:00pm       Discussion/Interest Group           Open to anyone interested in collection development in public libraries.                                 A304
                                                                                                                               Thursday                                                                                                                                                             FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    3 p.m. - 9                                                                                                                                                Vista
RUSA_CODES     -                    79860     Reading List I (RUSA CODES)                                                      19         p.m.         Committee Meeting                   Committee Meeting                                                                                        Room
                                                                                                                               Friday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00am-                                                                                                                                                   HYATT -
RUSA_CODES     -                    74001     Notable Books Council Meeting I (RUSA CODES)                                     20         5:00pm       Committee Meeting                   Notable Books Council Meeting                                                                            Kessler
                                                                                                                               Friday
                                                                                                                               January    Noon to 5                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
RUSA_CODES     -                    73300     Sophie Brody Award                                                               20         p.m.         Committee Meeting                   Closed meeting.                                                                                          A108
                                                                                                                               Friday                                                                                                                                                               FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    8 a.m - 5                                                                                                                                                 Vista
RUSA_CODES     -                    79880     Reading List II (RUSA CODES)                                                     20         p.m          Committee Meeting                   ALA Midwinter Meeting                                                                                    Room
                                                                                                                               Friday                                                      The committee will meet to review member-nominated reference titles, discuss the merits of those         MAG -
                                                                                                                               January    8 am -                                           titles, and then recommend the most outstanding reference publications for small and medium-             Commerc
RUSA_CODES     -                    72740     RUSA CODES Outstanding Reference Sources                                         20         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                   sized libraries to be included on our annual list.                                                       e
                                                                                                                               Monday
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                        Meeting of the RUSA CODES/ALCTS CMS Collection Management in Public Libraries Interest                   DCC -
RUSA_CODES     -                    78062     Collection Management in Public Libraries Interest Group                         23         3:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group           Group                                                                                                    D172

                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -                                       The committee will be doing in-depth planning for our 2012 annual program currently titled "The E-
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                            book Elephant in the Room: How to figure out what’s relevant and working for your patrons to help  DCC -
RUSA_CODES     -                    79360     Collection Development Planning & Assessment Committee Meeting (RUSA CODES)      22         noon       Committee Meeting                     you make effective decisions for your e-collection of the future."                                 A112
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
RUSA_CODES     -                    78940     RUSA/CODES Reference Publishing Discussion Forum                                 21         noon       Discussion/Interest Group             A discussion of current issues in reference publishing.                                                  D167
                                                                                                                               Monday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
RUSA_CODES     -                    76020     RUSA CODES Executive Committee                                                   23         noon       Committee Meeting                     RUSA CODES Executive Committee                                                                           A302

                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -                                       This session is focusing on collection assessment in the era of "return on investment." Librarians
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                            will talk about its increasing importance in tight economic times and exchange information on the        DCC -
RUSA_CODES     -                    712640    CODES Hot Topics Discussion Group                                                21         noon       Discussion/Interest Group             projects and methodologies their libraries are currently implementing.                                   A302
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                        Provides advice and recommendations regarding communications, publications and section                   DCC -
RUSA_CODES     -                    710623    CODES Communication Committee                                                    22         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                   documents for CODES.                                                                                     A110
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
RUSA_CODES     -                    710223    Collection Development Education Committee (CODES)                               21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                   Meeting of members of the RUSA CODES Collection Development Education Committee.                         A108
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                        Meeting of the committee members and others interested in learning about the Readers' Advisory           DCC -
RUSA_CODES     -                    77700     Readers' Advisory Committee Meeting (RUSA CODES)                                 21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                   Committee.                                                                                               A109
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 HYATT -
RUSA_CODES     -                    74020     Notable Books Council Meeting III (RUSA CODES)                                   22         12 noon      Committee Meeting                   Notable Books Council Meeting                                                                            Kessler
                                                                                                                               Sunday                                                                                                                                                               FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 Vista
RUSA_CODES     -                    79900     Reading List IV (RUSA CODES)                                                     22         12 noon      Committee Meeting                   Committee Meeting                                                                                        Room
                                                                                                                               Sunday                                                      The committee will meet to review member-nominated reference titles, discuss the merits of those         MAG -
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                        titles, and then recommend the most outstanding reference publications for small and medium-             Commerc
RUSA_CODES     -                    72761     RUSA CODES Outstanding Reference Sources                                         22         12 noon      Committee Meeting                   sized libraries to be included on our annual list.                                                       e
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                    The committee will meet to review member-nominated reference titles, discuss the merits of those         MAG -
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                        titles, and then recommend the most outstanding reference publications for small and medium-             Commerc
RUSA_CODES     -                    72760     RUSA CODES Outstanding Reference Sources                                         21         5:00 pm      Committee Meeting                   sized libraries to be included on our annual list.                                                       e
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                                                                                                                             FAIR -
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 Vista
RUSA_CODES     -                    79881     Reading List III (RUSA CODES)                                                    21         5:00 pm      Committee Meeting                   Committee Meeting                                                                                        Room
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 HYATT -
RUSA_CODES     -                    74003     Notable Books Council Meeting II (RUSA CODES)                                    21         5:00 pm      Committee Meeting                   Notable Books Council Meeting                                                                            Kessler
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
RUSA_HS        -                    78642     Genealogy Committee (RUSA HS)                                                    22         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                   A forum for those interested in genealogy librarianship                                                  D167
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
RUSA_HS        -                    78621     Genealogy Preconference Planning Committee (RUSA HS)                             22         noon         Committee Meeting                   Committee to plan upcoming genealogy preconferences                                                      A113
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
RUSA_HS        -                    78540     Local History Committee (RUSA HS)                                                21         noon         Committee Meeting                   Committee meeting for librarians interested in local history and local history collections               A118
                                                                                                                               Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                            A committee charged with creating and disseminating guidelines and tools to assist with                  DCC -
RUSA_HS        -                    78640     Instruction & Research Services Committee (RUSA HS)                              22         noon         Committee Meeting                   instruction, reference services, and collection development.                                             A119
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                        Discussion group for librarians interested in genealogy librarianship and collections and local          DCC -
RUSA_HS        -                    78541     Genealogy & Local History Discussion Group                                       21         5:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group           history librarianship and collections                                                                    A310
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
RUSA_HS        -                    78661     History Librarians Discussion Group                                              22         5:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group           Discussion group with those interested in history librarianship and collections                          D167
                                                                                                                               Monday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
RUSA_HS        -                    78680     Executive Committee Meeting II (RUSA HS)                                         23         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                   Committee meeting for officers and committee chairs of RUSA History Section                              A116
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
RUSA_HS        -                    78500     Executive Committee Meeting 1 (RUSA HS)                                          21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                   Meeting of the officers and committee chairs of RUSA History Section                                     A116
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
RUSA_HS        -                    78601     Genealogical Publishing Company Award Committee (RUSA HS)                        22         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                   Committee for determining award recipient for GPC Award                                                  A113
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
RUSA_MARS      -                    79720     Hot Topics Discussion Forum (RUSA MARS)                                          21         3:30 pm    Discussion/Interest Group             Join us for a lively discussion of the latest hot topics in emerging technologies for reference.         D223
                                                                                                                               Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                               January    12:00                                                                                                                                                     DCC -
RUSA_MARS      -                    75860     Executive Committee I (RUSA MARS)                                                21         noon       Committee Meeting                     Meeting of the officers of RUSA MARS, Emerging Technologies in Reference Section                         D161

                                                                                                                                                                                           Join Courtney Greene, Head of Digital User Experience (DUX) at Indiana University Bloomington
                                                                                                                                                                                           Libraries, to talk about what happens when user experience meets virtual reference. Courtney will
                                                                                                                                                                                           share how she & her team have worked to balance the advantages of centralized management of
                                                                                                                                                                                           VR services with the importance of staying closely connected to librarians in the field, on the
                                                                                                                               Saturday                                                    ground and at the desk. She will also discuss how the mobile redesign increased access to
                                                                                                                               January    4:00 pm -                                        research apps and how users have responded to the changes. After Courtney's presentation we              DCC -
RUSA_MARS      -                    75882     UX + VR FTW: Virtual Reference Discussion Group (RUSA MARS)                      21         5:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group           will discuss other emerging technologies for virtual reference.                                          A304
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                              The Learning Commons and the Academic Library: Using Emerging Technologies and   January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
RUSA_MARS      -                    713600    New Partnerships to Build Student Success                                        22         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                   -                                                                                                        D174
                                                                                                                               Sunday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                        Meeting of the Conference Program Planning Committee of RUSA MARS, Emerging                              DCC -
RUSA_MARS      -                    75881     Conference Program Planning Committee (RUSA MARS)                                22         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                   Technologies in Reference Section                                                                        A119
                                                                                                                               Saturday
                                                                                                                               January    8:00 am -                                        Meeting of the Planning Committee of RUSA MARS, Emerging Technologies in Reference                       DCC -
RUSA_MARS      -                    79740     Planning Committee (RUSA MARS)                                                   21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                   Section                                                                                                  A110
                                                                                                                                 Monday
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
RUSA_MARS    -                    75880     Executive Committee II (RUSA MARS)                                                   23         12 noon      Committee Meeting                      Meeting of the officers of RUSA MARS, Emerging Technologies in Reference Section                        D163
                                                                                                                                 Saturday
                                                                                                                                 January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
RUSA_RSS     -                    710622    Library Programs and Services to Baby Boomers Discussion Forum (RSS)                 21         3:30 pm    Committee Meeting                        N/A                                                                                                     A303
                                                                                                                                 Monday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                 January    12:00                                                                                                                                                       DCC -
RUSA_RSS     -                    710348    Reference Services Section Discussion Forum (RSS)                                    23         noon       Committee Meeting                        N/A                                                                                                     C145
                                                                                                                                 Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                 January    12:00                                                                                                                                                       DCC -
RUSA_RSS     -                    710346    Reference Services Section Discussion Forum (RSS)                                    22         noon       Committee Meeting                        N/A                                                                                                     D175
                                                                                                                                 Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                 January    12:00                                                                                                                                                       DCC -
RUSA_RSS     -                    710351    Reference Services Section Discussion Forum on Management of Reference (RSS)         21         noon       Committee Meeting                        N/A                                                                                                     C145

                                                                                                                                                                                                Join Marie Radford and RUSA RSS past chair Joe Thompson to participate in a discussion about
                                                                                                                                                                                                the dynamics of negotiating reference questions with Young Adults face-to-face and via various
                                                                                                                                 Sunday                                                         technologies. Open to all ALA attendees. We will also discuss the progress on planning a joint
                                            Discussion Forum: Answering the Young Adult Reference Question – Making              January    4:00 pm -                                           interest group between YALSA and RUSA RSS that will focus on Young Adult Reference                      DCC -
RUSA_RSS     YALSA (no subunit)   710344    Connections that Matter (RSS/YALSA)                                                  22         5:30 pm    Committee Meeting                        Services. Sponsored by the RSS Marketing and Public Relations Committee.                                A304
                                                                                                                                 Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                 January    12:00                                                                                                                                                       OMNI -
RUSA_STARS   -                    75046     ILL Discussion Group (STARS)                                                         21         noon       Discussion/Interest Group                Discussion group for interlibrary loan issues.                                                          Trinity 3
                                                                                                                                 Saturday
                                                                                                                                 January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                   OMNI -
RUSA_STARS   -                    75080     Hot Topics Discussion Group (STARS)                                                  21         5:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group              Discussion of hot topics in all areas of resource sharing                                               Trinity 3
                                                                                                                                 Saturday
                                  SUB7520                                                                                        January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   OMNI -
RUSA_STARS   -                    0         Organization Committee (STARS)                                                       21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      N/A                                                                                                     Dallas C
                                                                                                                                 Saturday
                                  SUB7522                                                                                        January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   OMNI -
RUSA_STARS   -                    0         Education and Training Committee (STARS)                                             21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      N/A                                                                                                     Dallas C
                                                                                                                                 Saturday
                                  SUB7520                                                                                        January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   OMNI -
RUSA_STARS   -                    4         Interlibrary Loan Committee (STARS)                                                  21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      N/A                                                                                                     Dallas C
                                                                                                                                 Saturday
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   OMNI -
RUSA_STARS   -                    75041     All Committee Meeting (STARS)                                                        21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      N/A                                                                                                     Dallas C
                                                                                                                                 Sunday
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
RUSA_STARS   -                    75042     Rethinking Resource Sharing Policies Committee Meeting (STARS)                       22         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      STARS RRS Policies Committee meeting                                                                    D224
                                                                                                                                 Saturday
                                  SUB7516                                                                                        January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   OMNI -
RUSA_STARS   -                    5         Codes, Guidelines, and Technical Standards Committee (STARS)                         21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      N/A                                                                                                     Dallas C
                                                                                                                                 Saturday
                                  SUB7516                                                                                        January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   OMNI -
RUSA_STARS   -                    7         Vendor Relations Committee (STARS)                                                   21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      N/A                                                                                                     Dallas C
                                                                                                                                 Saturday
                                  SUB7520                                                                                        January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   OMNI -
RUSA_STARS   -                    3         International Interlibrary Loan Committee (STARS)                                    21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      N/A                                                                                                     Dallas C
                                                                                                                                 Saturday
                                  SUB7516                                                                                        January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   OMNI -
RUSA_STARS   -                    4         Legislation and Licensing Committee (STARS)                                          21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      N/A                                                                                                     Dallas C
                                                                                                                                 Saturday
                                  SUB7518                                                                                        January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   OMNI -
RUSA_STARS   -                    0         Research and Statistics Committee Meeting (STARS)                                    21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      N/A                                                                                                     Dallas C
                                                                                                                                 Saturday
                                  SUB7520                                                                                        January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   OMNI -
RUSA_STARS   -                    1         Membership Committee (STARS)                                                         21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      N/A                                                                                                     Dallas C
                                                                                                                                 Monday
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
RUSA_STARS   -                    75101     Executive Committee Meeting (STARS)                                                  23         12 noon      Committee Meeting                      N/A                                                                                                     C140
                                                                                                                                 Sunday
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
SORT.        -                    76542     Business Meeting (SORT)                                                              22         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      Committee members discuss staff organizations within libraries.                                         A109
                                                                                                                                 Friday     12:00
                                                                                                                                 January    noon -                                                                                                                                                      MAR -
SRRT.        -                    75940     Amelia Bloomer Project Committee Meeting I (SRRT-FTF)                                20         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Selection committee meeting.                                                                            Nice
                                                                                                                                 Saturday
                                                                                                                                 January    4:00 pm -    Committee Meeting,                                                                                                                             DCC -
SRRT.        -                    75980     Progressive Librarians Guild (SRRT- AFL)                                             21         5:30 pm      Discussion/Interest Group              Meeting for members of the Progressive Librarians Guild                                                 D170
                                                                                                                                 Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                     OMNI -
                                                                                                                                 January    1:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                   White
SRRT.        -                    711140    Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Task Force Meeting II (SRRT)                          22         3:00pm       Committee Meeting                      n/a                                                                                                     Rock 1

                                                                                                                                 Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                                 January    10:30 am -                                          Social Responsibilities Round Table meeting. All members of SRRT interested in governance of            DCC -
SRRT.        -                    75963     Action Council Meeting I (SRRT)                                                      21         12:30 pm Committee Meeting                          the Round Table are encouraged to attend.                                                               D175

                                                                                                                                 Saturday   Other -                                             The Rainbow Book List Committee is a joint project of the GLBT R T and SRRT. The committee
                                                                                                                                 January    2:00 -                                              presents an annual bibliography of quality books with significant and authentic GLBTQ content,          SHER -
SRRT.        -                    710342    Rainbow Project Book List Committee I (GLBT RT, SRRT)                                21         5:00 pm      Committee Meeting                      which are recommended for people from birth through eighteen years of age.                              Trinity 3
                                                                                                                                 Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                                 January    2:30 PM -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
SRRT.        -                    711101    Action Council Meeting II (SRRT)                                                     22         6:30 PM      Committee Meeting                      n/a                                                                                                     D222
                                                                                                                                 Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                                 January    3:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                   MAR -
SRRT.        -                    75942     Amelia Bloomer Project Committee Meeting III (SRRT-FTF)                              21         6:00 pm      Committee Meeting                      N/A                                                                                                     Nice
                                                                                                                                 Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                                 January    3:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                   MAR -
SRRT.        -                    75944     Amelia Bloomer Project Committee Meeting V (SRRT-FTF)                                22         6:00 pm      Committee Meeting                      n/a                                                                                                     Nice
                                                                                                                                 Monday     Other -
                                                                                                                                 January    3:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   MAR -
SRRT.        -                    75960     Amelia Bloomer Project Committee Meeting VII (SRRT-FTF)                              23         6:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      n/a                                                                                                     Nice
                                                                                                                                 Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                                 January    6:00 pm -                                           Discussion meeting of FTF activities. Open to all SRRT FTF members. The meeting will be                 DCC -
SRRT.        -                    75961     Feminist Task Force Meeting II (SRRT-FTF)                                            22         7:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      followed by dinner offsite.                                                                             A101

                                                                                                                                 Monday     Other -                                             The annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Observance and Sunrise Celebration features words
                                            Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Observance and Sunrise Celebration                   January    6:30 AM -    Affiliate event, Discussion/Interest   and music commemorating Dr. King's legacy and recognizes the connection between his life's
SRRT.        -                    75687     (SRRT/BCALA/ALA-OLOS, ALA)                                                           23         7:30 AM      Group                                  work and the library world. Sponsored by SRRT, BCALA, OLOS, and World Book, Inc.                        DCC - A2
                                                                                                                                 Saturday   Other -
                                  SUB7104                                                                                        January    8:30 am -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
SRRT.        -                    21        Task Force on the Environment Meeting (SRRT)                                         21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      n/a                                                                                                     D221
                                                                                                                                 Saturday   Other -
                                  SUB7596                                                                                        January    8:30 am -                                           Meeting to plan and coordinate activities of the Feminist Task Force. All interested encouraged to      DCC -
SRRT.        -                    2         Feminist Task Force Meeting I (SRRT-FTF)                                             21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      attend.                                                                                                 D221
                                                                                                                                 Saturday   Other -
                                  SUB7104                                                                                        January    8:30 am -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
SRRT.        -                    23        Hunger, Homelessness and Poverty Task Force Meeting (SRRT)                           21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      n/a                                                                                                     D221
                                                                                                                                 Saturday   Other -
                                  SUB7104                                                                                        January    8:30 am -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
SRRT.        -                    42        Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Task Force Meeting (SRRT)                             21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      n/a                                                                                                     D221
                                                                                                                                 Saturday   Other -
                                  SUB7104                                                                                        January    8:30 am -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
SRRT.        -                    61        The Rainbow Project Task Force Meeting (SRRT)                                        21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      n/a                                                                                                     D221
                                                                                                                                 Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                                 January    8:30 am -                                           All Social Responsibilities Task Forces meet separately but in the same room. Any SRRT member           DCC -
SRRT.        -                    75920     All Task Forces Meeting (SRRT)                                                       21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      interested in participating in a task force should attend, and will be welcomed.                        D221
                                                                                                                                 Saturday   Other -
                                  SUB7104                                                                                        January    8:30 am -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
SRRT.        -                    40        International Responsibilities Task Force Meeting (SRRT)                             21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      n/a                                                                                                     D221

                                                                                                                                 Sunday     Other -                                             The Rainbow Book List Committee is a joint project of the GLBT R T and SRRT. The committee
                                                                                                                                 January    9:00 -                                              presents an annual bibliography of quality books with significant and authentic GLBTQ content,          SHER -
SRRT.        -                    710345    Rainbow Project Book List Committee II (GLBT RT, SRRT)                               22         5:00         Committee Meeting                      which are recommended for people from birth through eighteen years of age.                              Trinity 3
                                                                                                                                 Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                                 January    9:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   MAR -
SRRT.        -                    75941     Amelia Bloomer Project Committee Meeting II (SRRT-FTF)                               21         1:00 pm      Committee Meeting                      N/A                                                                                                     Nice
                                                                                                                                 Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                                 January    9:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   MAR -
SRRT.        -                    75943     Amelia Bloomer Project Committee Meeting IV (SRRT-FTF)                               22         1:00 pm      Committee Meeting                      N/A                                                                                                     Nice
                                                                                                                                 Monday     Other -
                                                                                                                                 January    9:30 am -                                                                                                                                                   MAR -
SRRT.        -                    75945     Amelia Bloomer Project Committee Meeting VI (SRRT-FTF)                               23         1:00 pm      Committee Meeting                      n/a                                                                                                     Nice
                                                                                                                                 Friday                                                                                                                                                                 OMNI -
                                                                                                                                 January    1:00 PM -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      Dallas
UNO          -                    74160     OCLC Americas Regional Council Member Meeting and Symposium                          20         5:00 PM      demonstration/activity                 N/A                                                                                                     EFG
                                                                                                                                 Friday
                                                                                                                                 January                                                                                                                                                                DCC -
UNO          -                    74081     GWLA CD Committee Meeting                                                            20         4:30-5:15    Other                                  Committee Meeting for the Greater Western Library Alliance Collection Development Committee             C144
                                                                                                                                 Friday
                                                                                                                                 January                 Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      HYATT -
UNO          -                    72880     3M Library Systems                                                                   20         7am-4pm      demonstration/activity                 Internal 3M Library Systems Sales Meeting                                                               Gaston
                                                                                                                                 Friday                                                                                                                                                                 OMNI -
                                                                                                                                 January    2:30 -       Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      Fair Park
UNO          -                    74202     OCLC Research Library Partners (RLP) Metadata Managers Focus Group Meeting           20         4:30 pm      demonstration/activity                 N/A                                                                                                     2
                                                                                                                                 Friday
                                                                                                                                 January    1:30pm -     Exhibitor session, Social event,                                                                                                               DCC -
UNO          -                    72961     Springer Pre-Show Meeting                                                            20         4:30pm       Vendor demonstration/activity          Springer Pre-Show Meeting                                                                               C140
                                                                                                                                 Friday
                                                                                                                                 January    10:30 am - Exhibitor session, Vendor                The Enhance Sharing Session is a forum for Q&A and for the exchange of information concerning           DCC -
UNO          -                    73280     OCLC Enhance Sharing Session                                                         20         12:00 pm demonstration/activity                     OCLC's Enhance program and Expert Community.                                                            A306
                                                                                                                                 Friday
                                                                                                                                 January    7:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   OMNI -
UNO          -                    713760    Backstage Library Works                                                              20         10:30 pm     Reception                              Backstage Library Works | info@bslw.com                                                                 West End
                                                                                                                                 Friday
                                                                                                                                 January    1 PM -                                                                                                                                                      OMNI -
UNO          -                    711120    OASIS User's Group Meeting                                                           20         5pm          Exhibitor session, Reception           N/A                                                                                                     Trinity 8
                                                                                                                                 Friday                                                                                                                                                                 ADOL -
                                                                                                                                 January    6:00pm-                                                                                                                                                     Grand
UNO          -                    74204     Holiday House Reception                                                              20         8:00pm       Exhibitor session, Reception           Holiday House Reception                                                                                 Ballroom
                                                                                                                                 Friday
                                                                                                                                 January    2:30 -       Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      DCC -
UNO          -                    74201     PCC Program Training                                                                 20         4:00 pm      demonstration/activity                 Program for Cooperative Cataloging program training session.                                            A306
                                                                                                                                 Friday
                                                                                                                                 January    3:00 -       Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      OMNI -
UNO          -                    74206     OCLC SHARES Roundtable                                                               20         5:00 pm      demonstration/activity                 N/A                                                                                                     Trinity 4
                                                                                                                                 Friday
                                                                                                                                 January                                                                                                                                                                DCC -
UNO          -                    72901     LSSI Advisory Council Meetin                                                         20         3:00-5:00    Other                                  LSSI Advisory Council Meetin                                                                            D175
                                                                                                                                 Friday
                                                                                                                                 January    8am to       Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      HYATT -
UNO          -                    72660     ebrary Sales Meeting                                                                 20         4pm          demonstration/activity                 ebrary Sales Meeting                                                                                    Cockrell
                                                                                                                                 Friday
                                                                                                                                 January    9:00 AM -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      DCC -
UNO          -                    72684     HARRASSOWITZ Business Meeting                                                        20         noon         demonstration/activity                 HARRASSOWITZ Business Meeting                                                                           A106

                                                                                                                                 Friday     2pm -
                                                                                                                                 January    5pm (total                                                                                                                                                  OMNI -
UNO          -                    74120     IUG Meeting                                                                          20         3 hours)     Exhibitor session, Social event        N/A                                                                                                     Cedars
                                                                                                                                 Thursday                                                                                                                                                               OMNI -
                                                                                                                                 January    2:00-5:00                                                                                                                                                   Victory
UNO          -                    73240     PCC Steering Committee                                                               19         PM           Exhibitor session, Social event        Meeting of the Program for Cooperative Cataloging Steering Committee.                                   Park 1
                                                                                                                                 Friday                                                                                                                                                                 FAIR -
                                                                                                                                 January    3:30pm-                                                                                                                                                     Continent
UNO          -                    713660    ARL Survey Coordinators and SPEC Liaisons Meeting                                    20         5:00pm       Committee Meeting                      -                                                                                                       al Room

                                                                                                                                                                                                The semi-annual NERL member meeting typically takes place in conjunction with ALA and ALA
                                                                                                                                                                                                Midwinter. The NERL members (28 ARL libraries) send representatives to discuss the goals and
                                                                                                                                                                                                objectives of the consortium: the common objectives of access and cost containment, joint
                                                                                                                                 Friday                                                         licensing, and possible joint deployment of electronic resources. This is a closed meeting. This is
                                                                                                                                 January    8:30 to      Exhibitor session, Vendor              a full day meeting. The below meeting types do not accurately reflect this activity. This is a          MAG -
UNO          -                    712800    NERL (NorthEast Research Libraries) Member Meeting                                   20         5:00         demonstration/activity                 governance/membership meeting of a non-profit consortium.                                               Griffin

                                                                                                                                                                                                Changes in the economic and information landscape of higher education and technology demand
                                                                                                                                                                                                that academic libraries develop new solutions to meet changing user expectations, and prepare
                                                                                                                                 Friday                                                         our organizations for future directions. All academic library Associate University Librarians,
                                                                                                                                 January    2pm -        Exhibitor session, Social event,       Associate Deans, Assistant Directors, or equivalent ranked senior personnel who are interested in DCC -
UNO          -                    75500     Taiga Forum meeting                                                                  20         4pm          Vendor demonstration/activity          discussing organizational change are welcome to attend.                                           C149
                                                                                                                                 Friday                                                                                                                                                           FAIR -
                                                                                                                                 January    1:30pm-                                                                                                                                               Continent
UNO          -                    713640    ARL Library Assessment Forum                                                         20         3:00pm       Committee Meeting                      -                                                                                                 al Room
                                                                                                                                 Friday                                                                                                                                                           FAIR -
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00am-                                                                                                                                               Continent
UNO          -                    713620    ClimateQUAL® Partners Meeting                                                        20         12:00pm      Committee Meeting                      -                                                                                                 al Room
                                                                                                                                 Friday                                                                                                                                                           SHER -
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 a.m. - Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                 Majestic
UNO          -                    712540    Backstage Company Meeting                                                            20         noon        demonstration/activity                  n/a - not for publication in the conference scheduler.                                            04
                                                                                                                                 Thursday
                                                                                                                                 January    8am -        Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      DCC -
UNO          -                    710762    Summon Advisory Board Meeting                                                        19         4pm          demonstration/activity                 NA                                                                                                      D222
                                                                                                                                 Thursday
                                                                                                                                 January    6:30 -                                                                                                                                                      OMNI -
UNO          -                    73260     OCLC Dialog Meeting                                                                  19         8:30 pm      Exhibitor session, Social event        Invitation only meeting of OCLC staff.                                                                  West End
                                                                                                                                 Friday                                                                                                                                                                 OMNI -
                                                                                                                                 January    8:30 -                                                                                                                                                      Victory
UNO          -                    713720    Harvard University Press                                                             20         11:30        Exhibitor session                      -                                                                                                       Park 2
                                                                                                                                 Friday                  Discussion/Interest Group,
                                                                                                                                 January    2:00pm -     Forum/Update, Other, Vendor                                                                                                                    DCC -
UNO          -                    76780     RMG Consultants - 22nd Annual Presidents' Seminar                                    20         5:00pm       demonstration/activity                 n/a                                                                                                     A201/202
                                                                                                                                 Friday
                                                                                                                                 January    9:00 -                                              Invitational meeting of consortia and libraries involved in shared print programs, hosted by Center     DCC -
UNO          UNO (no subunit)     712240    Shared Print Discussion                                                              20         12:00        Affiliate event                        for Research Libraries.                                                                                 A310
                                                                                                                                 Friday
                                                                                                                                 January                 Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      OMNI -
UNO          -                    712820    EBSCO Publishing Academic Advisory Board Meeting                                     20         3-6pm        demonstration/activity                 N/A                                                                                                     Trinity 2
                                                                                                                                 Sunday
                                                                                                                                 January    1:30 pm -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      DCC -
UNO          -                    72682     ebrary Meeting                                                                       22         3:30 pm      demonstration/activity                 ebrary Meeting                                                                                          A130/131
                                                                                                                                 Saturday
                                                                                                                                 January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
UNO          -                    713000    Elsevier, Digital Libraries Symposium                                                21         3:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      -                                                                                                       C155
                                                                                                                                 Monday
                                                                                                                                 January    1:30 pm -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      HYATT -
UNO          -                    72686     ebrary Meeting                                                                       23         3:30 pm      demonstration/activity                 ebrary Meeting                                                                                          Cockrell

                                                                                                                                 Sunday                                                                                                                                                                 HYATT -
                                                                                                                                 January    1:30 pm -    Exhibitor session, Vendor              Get feedback from users of the VTLS RDA Sandbox. Learn more about RDA and its applications              Bryan -
UNO          -                    73523     RDA Now!                                                                             22         3:30 pm      demonstration/activity                 in a live Integrated Library System, Virtua.                                                            Beeman A
                                                                                                                                 Sunday                                                         Casalini Libri presents Torrossa, the first full text platform to feature
                                                                                                                                 January    1:30 pm -    Exhibitor session, Vendor              scholarly content by publishers based                                                                   DCC -
UNO          -                    72820     Casalini Libri and the Torrossa platform                                             22         3:30 pm      demonstration/activity                 in Romance language countries                                                                           D160
                                                                                                                                 Sunday
                                                                                                                                 January    1:30 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
UNO          -                    79100     Western Regional Storage Trust (WEST)                                                22         3:30 pm      Other                                  Update for WEST members.                                                                                D166
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        ADOL -
                                                                                                                                 Saturday                                                                                                                                                               Sam
                                                                                                                                 January    1:30 pm -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      Rayburn
UNO          -                    72663     ebrary Meeting                                                                       21         3:30 pm      demonstration/activity                 ebrary Meeting                                                                                          A
                                                                                                                                 Sunday
                                                                                                                                 January    1:30 pm -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      DCC -
UNO          -                    710767    Serials Solutions Discovery Focus Group                                              22         5:30 pm      demonstration/activity                 NA                                                                                                      A119
                                                                                                                                 Saturday
                                                                                                                                 January    1:30 pm - Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                         DCC -
UNO          -                    710770    Serials Solutions Summon Event                                                       21         5:30 pm    demonstration/activity                   NA                                                                                                      A306
                                                                                                                                 Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                 January    12:00                                                                                                                                                       DCC -
UNO          -                    74083     GWLA RSDD Committee Meeting                                                          22         noon       Committee Meeting                        Planning Meeting for the Greater Western Library Alliance RSDD Committee,                               A124
                                                                                                                                 Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                 January    12:00      Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                        MAG -
UNO          -                    72662     ebrary Meeting                                                                       21         noon       demonstration/activity                   ebrary Meeting                                                                                          Griffin

                                                                                                                                                                                                Join us to learn how CONTENTdm Digital Collection Management Software helps you to share
                                                                                                                                                                                                digital special collections on the web and gives you full control of digital items, as well as their
                                                                                                                                 Sunday     10:30 am -                                          descriptions, access and display. The website configuration tools let you easily customize the
                                                                                                                                 January    12:00      Exhibitor session, Vendor                appearance and behavior of your digital collections. And the new commenting, tagging and rating         DCC -
UNO          -                    74480     OCLC Create, Manage and Share Digital Special Collections on the Web                 22         noon       demonstration/activity                   features encourages users to engage with your online collections.                                       C149
                                                                                                                                 Monday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                 January    12:00      Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                        HYATT -
UNO          -                    72685     ebrary Meeting                                                                       23         noon       demonstration/activity                   ebrary Meeting                                                                                          Cockrell

                                                                                                                                                                                                Learn how your library will benefit as libraries worldwide collaborate to create a shared future
                                                                                                                                                                                                through OCLC Web-scale solutions. Moving library operations to the cloud enables
                                                                                                                                                                                                transformational shifts in resourcing that help meet end users’ changing needs, and the new
                                                                                                                                                                                                cooperative platform will create opportunities for sharing data and locally-created applications with
                                                                                                                                                                                                libraries locally and globally. Hear how OCLC’s Web-scale solutions are changing every step of
                                                                                                                                 Saturday   10:30 am -                                          the library’s workflow: acquisitions, circulation, electronic resource management, resource
                                                                                                                                 January    12:00        Exhibitor session, Vendor              sharing, discovery, metadata management and more. This session will feature updates about               DCC -
UNO          -                    74360     OCLC The Power of Cooperation at Web-scale: OCLC's Strategy for Public Libraries     21         noon         demonstration/activity                 advocacy programs for public libraries.                                                                 C155
                                                                                                                                 Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                 January    12:00                                                                                                                                                       DCC -
UNO          UNO (no subunit)     79465     CIFNAL Steering Committee                                                            22         noon         Committee Meeting                      Steering Committee of CIFNAL                                                                            D225
                                                                                                                                 Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                 January    12:00        Exhibitor session, Vendor              Update on plans for RDA implementation, Bibliographic Framework Transition, and other                   DCC -
UNO          -                    75602     Library of Congress Update Forum                                                     21         noon         demonstration/activity                 intiatives                                                                                              D171

                                                                                                                                                                                                The APA Brunch and Learn provides attendees with an opportunity to explore resources published
                                                                                                                                 Monday     10:30 am -                                          by the American Psychological Association in greater depth and detail. The session includes an
                                                                                                                                 January    12:00      Exhibitor session, Vendor                overview of APA resources, information on new releases and forthcoming products, and useful tips        MAG -
UNO          -                    74000     American Psychological Association Brunch & Learn                                    23         noon       demonstration/activity                   for maximizing the efficiency and accuracy of searching with the databases.                             Griffin

                                                                                                                                                                                                Facebook allows you to plug user-created or commercial apps into your online experience with a
                                                                                                                                                                                                single, simple click. Amazon uses analytics to make recommendations about what you might enjoy
                                                                                                                                                                                                reading. So why not use some of the same technologies to increase library effectiveness? In this
                                                                                                                                 Sunday     10:30 am -                                          session, Kathryn Harnish, OCLC’s product manager for the platform, describes several
                                                                                                                                 January    12:00      Exhibitor session, Vendor                approaches that OCLC is taking to enable libraries—and their partners—to customize workflows,           DCC -
UNO          -                    74442     OCLC Affecting Effectiveness: New Technologies to Maximize Library Impact            22         noon       demonstration/activity                   enhance the user experience and increase overall effectiveness.                                         C150
                                                                                                                                 Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                 January    12:00      Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                        DCC -
UNO          -                    72681     ebrary Meeting                                                                       22         noon       demonstration/activity                   ebrary Meeting                                                                                          A304

                                                                                                                                 Sunday     10:30 am -                                                                                                                                                  HYATT -
                                                                                                                                 January    12:00      Exhibitor session, Vendor                Find out how VTLS users have used Drupal to extend both the Web OPAC (Chamo) and the                    Bryan -
UNO          -                    73521     Drupal 101                                                                           22         noon       demonstration/activity                   Digital Asset Management software (VITAL) to provide more options for their community of users.         Beeman A
                                                                                                                                                                                                Institutional repositories are becoming a more important part of the open access environment.
                                                                                                                                 Saturday   10:30 am -                                          BioMed Central, the premier open access publisher, offers an enhanced DSpace hosted service
                                                                                                                                 January    12:00        Exhibitor session, Vendor              called Open Repository. Join us for an overview of the service and a discussion of how it can be of     DCC -
UNO          -                    73742     Open Repository Workshop                                                             21         noon         demonstration/activity                 use in your library.                                                                                    A306
                                                                                                                                 Saturday   10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                 January    12:00        Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      DCC -
UNO          -                    75240     OCLC QuestionPoint Users Group Meeting                                               21         noon         demonstration/activity                 Join the QustionPoint product team and users for discussion of the latest news, updates and tips.       A307
                                                                                                                                 Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                 January    12:00                                                                                                                                                       DCC -
UNO          UNO (no subunit)     78460     Technical Report Archive & Image Library: TRAIL                                      22         noon         Affiliate event                        Information session about TRAIL                                                                         C145
                                                                                                                                 Monday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                 January    12:00        Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      DCC -
UNO          -                    79240     LexisNexis Focus Group                                                               23         noon         demonstration/activity                 N/A                                                                                                     A118
                                                                                                                                 Sunday     10:30 am -
                                                                                                                                 January    12:00        Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      DCC -
UNO          -                    75605     National Libraries RDA Forum                                                         22         noon         demonstration/activity                 Update and discussion on RDA impelmentation planning, bibliographic framework transition, etc.          D227
                                                                                                                                 Monday
                                                                                                                                 January    4:00 pm -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      HYATT -
UNO          -                    72687     ebrary Meeting                                                                       23         5:30 pm      demonstration/activity                 ebrary Meeting                                                                                          Cockrell
                                                                                                                                 Saturday
                                                                                                                                 January    4:00 pm -    Exhibitor session, Vendor              A forum where users can communicate experiences, ideas and technical expertise related to the           DCC -
UNO          -                    75143     Atlas Systems - Ares Users Group                                                     21         5:30 pm      demonstration/activity                 use of Ares reserves automation software.                                                               A124
                                                                                                                                 Sunday
                                                                                                                                 January    4:00 pm -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      DCC -
UNO          -                    73800     LexisNexis Advisory Meeting                                                          22         5:30 pm      demonstration/activity                 N/A                                                                                                     A101
                                                                                                                                 Saturday
                                                                                                                                 January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
UNO          UNO (no subunit)     79461     German-North American Resources Partnership: Librarian Exchanges Working Group       21         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Librarian Exchanges Working Group of GNARP                                                              A136
                                                                                                                                 Saturday                                                                                                                                                               FAIR -
                                                                                                                                 January    4:00 pm -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      Continent
UNO          -                    73764     Serials Review Board Meeting                                                         21         5:30 pm      demonstration/activity                 Board meeting for members of the board of Serials Review                                                al Room

                                                                                                                                                                                                Eyeing the Future: What's on the Horizon for NACO?
                                                                                                                                                                                                Panel discussion on current and future developments of the Program for Cooperative Cataloging's
                                                                                                                                                                                                Name Authority Cooperative (PCC NACO). Topics include the move to RDA and the exchange of
                                                                                                                                                                                                authority data between NACO and other information environments. Open to PCC members and all
                                                                                                                                                                                                interested parties. Panelists:
                                                                                                                                                                                                Paul Frank, Library of Congress, Co-Chair of PCC Standing Committee on Training;
                                                                                                                                                                                                Phil Schreur, Stanford University, PCC Chair-elect, Chair of the PCC Task Group on Acceptable
                                                                                                                                 Sunday                                                         Headings;
                                                                                                                                 January    4:00 pm -                                           Laura Smart, California Institute of Technology, Author of blog “Managing Metadata”; Moderator:         DCC -
UNO          -                    75762     PCC Participants' Meeting and Open Program                                           22         5:30 pm      Forum/Update                           Linda Barnhart, University of California-San Diego, PCC Chair                                           C155

                                                                                                                                                                                                Centralize e-resource management with Web-scale services from OCLC. A new License
                                                                                                                                                                                                Manager works with the WorldCat knowledge base to consolidate discovery, fulfillment and
                                                                                                                                 Saturday                                                       management of your licensed resources. The knowledge base also streamlines sharing of articles
                                            OCLC E-resources at Web-scale: Simple Solutions for Management, Discovery and        January    4:00 pm -    Exhibitor session, Vendor              and e-books, enables full link resolution in WorldCat Local and integrates with Web-scale               DCC -
UNO          -                    74400     Delivery                                                                             21         5:30 pm      demonstration/activity                 acquisitions to consolidate all parts of e-resource management for the first time.                      C156
                                                                                                                                 Saturday                                                                                                                                                               OMNI -
                                                                                                                                 January    4:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                   Deep
UNO          -                    75522     GWLA Student Learning Outcomes Task Force                                            21         5:30 pm      Committee Meeting                      Meeting for the GWLA Student Learning Outcomes Task Force                                               Ellum A
                                                                                                                                 Saturday
                                                                                                                                 January    4:00 pm -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      DCC -
UNO          -                    73980     SWETS CAB Meeting                                                                    21         5:30 pm      demonstration/activity                 Customer Advisory Board Meeting for SWETS.                                                              D175
                                                                                                                                 Sunday
                                                                                                                                 January    4:00 pm -    Exhibitor session, Vendor              At the OCLC Resource Sharing and ILLiad users group meeting OCLC member libraries will                  DCC -
UNO          -                    74481     OCLC Resource Sharing and ILLiad Users Group Meeting                                 22         5:30 pm      demonstration/activity                 learn of the latest developments planned for WorldCat Resource Sharing and ILLiad.                      D227
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        ADOL -
                                                                                                                                 Saturday                                                                                                                                                               Sam
                                                                                                                                 January    4:00 pm -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      Rayburn
UNO          -                    72664     ebrary Meeting                                                                       21         5:30 pm      demonstration/activity                 ebrary Meeting                                                                                          A
                                                                                                                                 Sunday
                                                                                                                                 January    4:00 pm -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      DCC -
UNO          -                    72683     ebrary Meeting                                                                       22         5:30 pm      demonstration/activity                 ebrary Meeting                                                                                          A130/131
                                                                                                                                 Sunday                                                                                                                                                                 OMNI -
                                                                                                                                 January    4:00 pm -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      Deep
UNO          -                    78740     OCLC Group-scale: Collaboration@webscale                                             22         5:30 pm      demonstration/activity                 N/A                                                                                                     Ellum B

                                                                                                                                 Sunday                                                                                                                                                                 HYATT -
                                                                                                                                 January    4:00 pm -    Exhibitor session, Vendor              Find out how VTLS users have used Drupal to extend both the Web OPAC (Chamo) and the                    Bryan -
UNO          -                    73560     Drupal 101                                                                           22         5:30 pm      demonstration/activity                 Digital Asset Management software (VITAL) to provide more options for their community of users.         Beeman A
                                                                                                                                 Saturday
                                            German-North American Resources Partnership: Collection Development Working          January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
UNO          UNO (no subunit)     79443     Group                                                                                21         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      Collection Development Working Group of GNARP                                                           D225
                                                                                                                                 Sunday                                                                                                                                                                 OMNI -
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      Arts
UNO          -                    74241     Thomson Reuters Workshop                                                             22         10:00 am     demonstration/activity                 Thomson Reuters Book of Citation Index Workshop                                                         District 2
                                                                                                                                 Saturday                                                                                                                                                               FAIR -
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor              Hear the latest news on Project MUSE electronic book and journal collections, featuring over 500        Pavilion
UNO          -                    72920     Project MUSE Users Group Breakfast                                                   21         10:00 am     demonstration/activity                 journals and 14,000+ books from the most respected university presses and scholarly societies.          Room



                                                                                                                                                                                                JSTOR has spearheaded new efforts in support of its not-for-profit mission to extend access to the
                                                                                                                                                                                                content on the platform, including Books at JSTOR, the Current Scholarship Program (CSP), and
                                                                                                                                                                                                releasing the Early Journal Content freely to the world. This session will cover JSTOR’s vision for
                                                                                                                                                                                                integrating books on to the JSTOR platform and how CSP addresses user needs and can
                                                                                                                                 Sunday                                                         increase library’s goals for information delivery and access. Additionally, we will discuss how         HYATT -
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor              JSTOR helps institutions leverage their investments in broadening access to local content and           Shawnee
UNO          -                    76481     JSTOR Participants Meeting                                                           22         10:00 am     demonstration/activity                 providing access options to unaffiliated scholars through the Register and Read program.                Trail #362
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        HYATT -
                                                                                                                                 Sunday                                                                                                                                                                 Reunion
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      Ballroom
UNO          -                    72689     Readex Focus Group                                                                   22         10:00 am     demonstration/activity                 Readex Focus Group                                                                                      G/H
                                                                                                                                 Sunday
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      DCC -
UNO          -                    710764    Summon Camp                                                                          22         10:00 am     demonstration/activity                 NA                                                                                                      A308
                                                                                                                                 Sunday
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
UNO          UNO (no subunit)     79463     German-North American Resources Partnership: Steering Commitee                       22         10:00 am     Committee Meeting                      Steering Committee of GNARP                                                                             D225
                                                                                                                                 Sunday
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      DCC -
UNO          -                    78381     ABC-CLIO Meeting                                                                     22         10:00 am     demonstration/activity                 ABC-CLIO Meeting                                                                                        A124

                                                                                                                                 Monday                                                         A workshop to collaborate with Portico staff in order to review and improve the audit interface where HYATT -
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor              libraries and publishers can review preserved content, as well as the holdings and look-up            Bryan -
UNO          -                    710386    Portico Windows on the Archive Workshop                                              23         10:00 am     demonstration/activity                 comparison tools.                                                                                     Beeman B
                                                                                                                                 Saturday                                                                                                                                                             FAIR -
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                    Executive
UNO          -                    73761     The Journal of Academic Librarianship Board Meeting                                  21         10:00 am     demonstration/activity                 Board Meeting for members of the board of the Journal of Academic Librarianship                       Room
                                                                                                                                 Saturday                                                                                                                                                             OMNI -
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                    Arts
UNO          -                    72688     NewsBank Focus Group                                                                 21         10:00 am     demonstration/activity                 NewsBank, inc. Focus Group.                                                                           District 7
                                                                                                                                 Saturday
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      DCC -
UNO          -                    78380     ABC-CLIO Meeting                                                                     21         10:00 am     demonstration/activity                 ABC-CLIO Meeting                                                                                        A124
                                                                                                                                 Sunday                                                                                                                                                                 SHER -
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      Majestic
UNO          -                    72680     ebrary Meeting                                                                       22         10:00 am     demonstration/activity                 ebrary Meeting                                                                                          05
                                                                                                                                 Saturday
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      DCC -
UNO          -                    72661     ebrary Meeting                                                                       21         10:00 am     demonstration/activity                 ebrary Meeting                                                                                          D171
                                                                                                                                 Saturday
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      DCC -
UNO          -                    710765    Serials Solutions Update Breakfast                                                   21         10:00 am     demonstration/activity                 NA                                                                                                      A130/131
                                                                                                                                 Monday                                                         CONTENTdm users: Learn about new and improved features such as My Favorites, Google                     OMNI -
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor              Scholar optimization, customizing and extending CONTENTdm. Share stories about improving                Arts
UNO          -                    74500     OCLC CONTENTdm Users Group Meeting                                                   23         10:00 am     demonstration/activity                 discovery and integration of all your primary sources.                                                  District 7
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        ADOL -
                                                                                                                                 Sunday                                                                                                                                                                 Sam
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor              The APA Librarian Roundtable Breakfast is an opportunity for librarians to dialogue with the            Rayburn
UNO          -                    74002     American Psychological Association Librarian Roundtable Breakfast                    22         10:00 am     demonstration/activity                 content development group at APA.                                                                       A
                                                                                                                                 Monday                                                         Join a panel of OCLC member librarians and discover what they're dong to evolve their cataloging
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor              workflows. The panel will be followed by round table discussions to provide an opportunity to share     DCC -
UNO          -                    74482     OCLC Creating Cataloging Efficiencies that Make a Difference                         23         10:00 am     demonstration/activity                 and compare notes for all participants.                                                                 D162/164

                                                                                                                                                                                                The Association of American Publishers (AAP) Trade Libraries Committee is pleased to be
                                                                                                                                 Monday                                                         hosting its annual complimentary AAP Authors Breakfast/Booktalk at ALA Midwinter 2012. The
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -                                           event will highlight the work of six authors (TBD), capped off by a book signing. Seating is limited.   DCC -
UNO          -                    78980     Annual AAP Authors Breakfast/Booktalk                                                23         10:00 am     Author event, Exhibitor session        RSVP to Becca Worthington at bworthington@publishers.org to RSVP.                                       A130/131

                                                                                                                                 Sunday                                                                                                                                                                 HYATT -
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor              Get feedback from users of the VTLS RDA Sandbox. Learn more about RDA and its applications              Bryan -
UNO          -                    73520     RDA Now!                                                                             22         10:00 am     demonstration/activity                 in a live Integrated Library System, Virtua.                                                            Beeman A
                                                                                                                                 Sunday
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor              The Sunday BIBCO/CONSER/NACO/SACO meetings will be devoted to progress on PCC RDA                       DCC -
UNO          -                    74440     CONSER/BIBCO/SACO-at-Large                                                           22         12 noon      demonstration/activity                 Policy Decisions and progress in the RDA training arena.                                                C141

                                                                                                                                                                                                Journal publishing has proven to be an extremely valuable and popular service for libraries to
                                                                                                                                                                                                provide their campuses. The result has been a dramatic growth in library-hosted journals, putting
                                                                                                                                                                                                libraries in a position to make a real difference in the publishing market. In this session, Bill
                                                                                                                                 Saturday                                                       Garrison (Dean of Libraries) and Todd Chavez (Director of Academic Resources) at University of
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor              South Florida describe their program to “rescue” journals that are poorly served by the traditional     DCC -
UNO          -                    710443    bepress Digital Commons Session: Trends in Library Publishing                        21         12 noon      demonstration/activity                 publishing model, offering an open access home for endangered and emerging scholarship.                 D168
                                                                                                                                 Saturday                                                                                                                                                               OMNI -
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      Oak Cliff
UNO          -                    712840    EBSCO Publishing Private Meeting                                                     21         12 noon      demonstration/activity                 N/A                                                                                                     1
                                                                                                                                 Sunday
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      DCC -
UNO          -                    76581     ProQuest Meeting Room                                                                22         5:00 pm      demonstration/activity                 N/A                                                                                                     A116
                                                                                                                                 Saturday                                                                                                                                                               OMNI -
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      Arts
UNO          -                    710082    ProQuest Migration Training                                                          21         5:00 pm      demonstration/activity                 Managing your migration, training for ProQuest customers.                                               District 2
                                                                                                                                 Sunday
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor              Alexander Street Advisory Roundtables: Come and join us for the latest news from Alexander              DCC -
UNO          -                    74040     Alexander Street Advisory Roundtables                                                22         5:00 pm      demonstration/activity                 Street Press.                                                                                           A302
                                                                                                                                 Saturday
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   HYATT -
UNO          -                    710520    Ex Libris Staff Meeting                                                              21         5:00 pm      Exhibitor session, Reception           Internal                                                                                                Windsor
                                                                                                                                 Saturday
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
UNO          -                    713921    Proquest Meeting                                                                     21         5:00 pm      Exhibitor session                      -                                                                                                       A120
                                                                                                                                 Sunday
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      DCC -
UNO          -                    76560     ProQuest Focus Groups                                                                22         5:00 pm      demonstration/activity                 focus groups                                                                                            A114
                                                                                                                                 Saturday
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   HYATT -
UNO          -                    710420    Ex Libris Staff Meeting                                                              21         5:00 pm      Exhibitor session, Social event        Exteral                                                                                                 Windsor
                                                                                                                                 Monday
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   HYATT -
UNO          -                    710441    Ex Libris Staff Meeting                                                              23         5:00 pm      Exhibitor session, Social event        External                                                                                                Windsor
                                                                                                                                 Sunday                                                                                                                                                                 OMNI -
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      Victory
UNO          -                    76580     ProQuest Press                                                                       22         5:00 pm      demonstration/activity                 N/A                                                                                                     Park 1
                                                                                                                                 Saturday                                                                                                                                                               OMNI -
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                      Victory
UNO          -                    76582     ProQuest Press Meeting                                                               21         5:00 pm      demonstration/activity                 N/A                                                                                                     Park 1
                                                                                                                                 Sunday
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
UNO          -                    713020    Bepress Digital Commons                                                              22         5:00 pm      Committee Meeting                      -                                                                                                       A127
                                                                                                                                 Saturday                                                                                                                                                               OMNI -
                                                                                                                                 January    8:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor              Alexander Street Advisory Roundtables: Come and join us for the latest news from Alexander              Deep
UNO          -                    74060     Alexander Street Advisory Roundtables                                                21         5:00 pm      demonstration/activity                 Street Press.                                                                                           Ellum B
                                                                                                                                 Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                     OMNI -
                                                                                                                                 January    1:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                   South
UNO          -                    713900    Counting Opinions                                                                    21         3:00pm       Exhibitor session                      -                                                                                                       Side 1
                                                                                                                                 Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                     OMNI -
                                                                                                                                 January    1:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                   South
UNO          -                    713920    Counting Opinions                                                                    22         3:00pm       Exhibitor session                      -                                                                                                       Side 1

                                                                                                                                                                                                Boston University implemented a university-wide program called “One BU” to adopt a new,
                                                                                                                                                                                                inclusive, integrated, and interconnected view of Boston University and its academic mission.
                                                                                                                                 Sunday     Other -                                             Register for this session to hear AUL Jack Ammerman discuss how the BU Libraries play a pivotal
                                            Ex Libris: The Unified ARL: Using Technology to Create the most tightly-integrated   January    1:00pm-      Exhibitor session, Vendor              role in “One BU”, leveraging the Ex Libris unified discovery and delivery interface Primo and Ex        DCC -
UNO          -                    710385    User Experience for Staff and Users at the Boston University Libraries               22         2:00pm       demonstration/activity                 Libris' unified resource management system Alma to create a tightly-integrated, unified library.        C149

                                                                                                                                                                                                In an overwhelmingly competitive information landscape, the library is forced to find creative ways
                                                                                                                                                                                                to showcase its value and prove its relevancy within its user community. Now, the library can reach
                                                                                                                                 Sunday     Other -                                             users wherever they are on the web. This session will introduce "Hot Articles," a new development
                                            Ex Libris: Hot Articles: Meeting Users Where They Are with Ex Libris’ Article        January    1:00pm-      Exhibitor session, Vendor              of Ex Libris' Scholarly Article Recommender that enables the library to integrate into user spaces      DCC -
UNO          -                    710383    Recommender                                                                          22         2:00pm       demonstration/activity                 by sharing its content throughout the web.                                                              A306
                                                                                                                                                                                                Join library panelists as they share current and planned efficiency savings achieved with OCLC
                                                                                                                                                                                                Web-scale Management Services by replacing rote tasks with higher-value, higher-priority
                                                                                                                                 Saturday   Other -                                             projects. This session will be led by an OCLC workflow consultant who has been on-site at these
                                            OCLC Workflows Transformed: Libraries Share Experiences with OCLC Web-scale          January    1:30 -       Exhibitor session, Vendor              implementing libraries to assess the impact of Web Scale services on cataloging, discovery and          DCC -
UNO          -                    74380     Management Services                                                                  21         3:00 pm      demonstration/activity                 delivery.                                                                                               C141
                                                                                                                     Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                     January    1:30pm-                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
UNO      -          713480   Book Buzz Theater Featuring Penguin Young Readers                                       21         2:30pm     Speaker Series                        -                                                                                                       C1
                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other - 10
                                                                                                                     January    am -       Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                     DCC -
UNO      -          77661    Random House Librarians Spring Book Preview                                             22         12:30 pm demonstration/activity                  Highlights of Spring Adult and Childrens publishing programs to librarians                              C148

                                                                                                                                                                                 As budgets tighten, ensuring maximum usage of the collection is more important now than ever.
                                                                                                                                                                                 Libraries are increasingly supplementing their collection development policies with “just-in-time”
                                                                                                                                                                                 models of collection development—purchasing and delivering resources at the point of need. Ex
                                                                                                                                                                                 Libris’ next-generation library management service, Alma, is designed to allow libraries to shift
                                                                                                                     Monday     Other -                                          toward user-driven models of purchasing for both print and electronic resources, in order to
                                                                                                                     January    10:30am-     Exhibitor session, Vendor           increase usage and decrease the overall cost of their collections. Come see how Alma will help          DCC -
UNO      -          710384   Ex Libris: Libraries on Demand: Building a User-Driven Collection with Ex Libris Alma   23         11:30am      demonstration/activity              libraries build out their collections just in time, rather than just in case.                           C149

                                                                                                                                                                                 In the evolving research and learning environments, users’ needs have changed and will continue
                                                                                                                                                                                 to change. At the same time, budgets are shrinking and greater efficiencies must be realized.
                                                                                                                                                                                 Libraries are increasingly looking for new paradigms to deliver improved and completely new
                                                                                                                                                                                 services to users. You’ve heard the buzz. Now is your chance to see how Ex Libris’ next-                HYATT -
                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -                                          generation management system, Alma, provides a platform for the library of the future. In this          Aerial
                                                                                                                     January    10:30am-     Exhibitor session, Vendor           session, we’ll discuss some of the key concepts behind the development Alma and see how they’ve         Queen
UNO      -          710380   Ex Libris: Getting to Know Alma: Making Next-Gen Services a Reality                     22         11:30am      demonstration/activity              been realized through a live demonstration.                                                             #353

                                                                                                                                                                                 In the evolving research and learning environments, users’ needs have changed and will continue
                                                                                                                                                                                 to change. At the same time, budgets are shrinking and greater efficiencies must be realized.
                                                                                                                                                                                 Libraries are increasingly looking for new paradigms to deliver improved and completely new
                                                                                                                                                                                 services to users. You’ve heard the buzz. Now is your chance to see how Ex Libris’ next-                HYATT -
                                                                                                                     Saturday   Other -                                          generation management system, Alma, provides a platform for the library of the future. In this          Aerial
                                                                                                                     January    10:30am-     Exhibitor session, Vendor           session, we’ll discuss some of the key concepts behind the development Alma and see how they’ve         Queen
UNO      -          710360   Ex Libris: Getting to Know Alma: Making Next-Gen Services a Reality                     21         11:30am      demonstration/activity              been realized through a live demonstration.                                                             #353
                                                                                                                     Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                     January    10am -                                                                                                                                                   OMNI -
UNO      -          74601    Sierra Luncheon                                                                         21         2pm          Exhibitor session, Social event     n/a                                                                                                     West End
                                                                                                                     Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                     January    11:00am-     Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                   OMNI -
UNO      -          72840    Gale What's New Luncheon                                                                21         1:00pm       demonstration/activity              N/A                                                                                                     Trinity 1/2
                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                     January    11:00am-     Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                   OMNI -
UNO      -          72860    Gale Unplugged Luncheon                                                                 22         1:00pm       demonstration/activity              N/A                                                                                                     Trinity 5
                                                                                                                     Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                     January    11:00am-                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
UNO      -          713460   Book Buzz Theater Featuring Sterling Puiblishing Co., Inc. and Macmillan                21         12:00pm      Speaker Series                      -                                                                                                       C1
                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                     January    11:00am-                                                                                                                                                 DCC -
UNO      -          713502   Book Buzz Theater Featuring Hachette Book Group                                         22         12:00pm      Speaker Series                      -                                                                                                       C1
                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                  OMNI -
                                                                                                                     January    11:30 am -   Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                   Victory
UNO      -          76060    OCLC Working Together (Focus Group) Meeting                                             22         1:00 pm      demonstration/activity              N/A                                                                                                     Park 2

                                                                                                                                                                                 In these sessions you will learn firsthand how the power of Springer innovation can improve your
                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -                                          library’s research and development capabilities. The sessions feature specific real life scenarios
                                                                                                                     January    11:30am -    Exhibitor session, Social event,    regarding research and Springer eProducts including eBooks and journals. Attendees will be              DCC -
UNO      -          72982    Springer Innovations for Academic Libraries Lunch and Learn Session                     22         1pm          Vendor demonstration/activity       automatically entered to win a free Apple iPad! Lunch will also be served courtesy of Springer.         A310

                                                                                                                                                                                 In these sessions you will learn firsthand how the power of Springer innovation can improve your
                                                                                                                     Saturday   Other -                                          library’s research and development capabilities. The sessions feature specific real life scenarios
                                                                                                                     January    11:30am -    Exhibitor session, Social event,    regarding research and Springer eProducts including eBooks and journals. Attendees will be              DCC -
UNO      -          72980    Springer Innovations for Academic Libraries Lunch and Learn Session                     21         1pm          Vendor demonstration/activity       automatically entered to win a free Apple iPad! Lunch will also be served courtesy of Springer.         A305

                                                                                                                                                                                 In these sessions you will learn firsthand how the power of Springer innovation can improve your        HYATT -
                                                                                                                     Monday     Other -    Exhibitor session, Vendor             library’s research and development capabilities. The sessions feature specific real life scenarios      Reunion
                                                                                                                     January    11:30am - demonstration/activity, Social         regarding research and Springer eProducts including eBooks and journals. Attendees will be              Ballroom
UNO      -          73020    Springer Innovations for Academic Libraries Lunch and Learn Session                     23         1pm        event                                 automatically entered to win a free Apple iPad! Lunch will also be served courtesy of Springer.         A
                                                                                                                                Other -
                                                                                                                     Sunday     12:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                     January    - 1:30     Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                     OMNI -
UNO      -          72700    EBSCO Panel Discussion                                                                  22         p.m.       demonstration/activity                We will hear from two librarians about experiences at their libraries. Lunch will be provided.          Dallas B
                                                                                                                     Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                  ADOL -
                                                                                                                     January    12:00pm -                                                                                                                                                Anson
UNO      -          713580   Collection HQ Luncheon (Bridgeall Libraries, Scotland, UK)                              21         2:00pm     Social event                          -                                                                                                       Jones



                                                                                                                                                                                 The greatest challenge for discovery systems is providing users with the most relevant search
                                                                                                                                                                                 results out of the immense landscape of content. Similar to human interaction between two parties,
                                                                                                                                                                                 where people adjust in tone, language, and subject matter, discovery systems need to “understand”
                                                                                                                                                                                 the user’s context as well as the materials’ scholarly value. The session will describe Ex Libris
                                                                                                                     Saturday   Other -                                          Primo’s approach to relevance ranking. In addition to employing traditional information-retrieval
                             Ex Libris: The Magic Behind Relevance Ranking: ScholarRank, the Primo Relevance-        January    12:00pm-     Exhibitor session, Vendor           methods that have been adapted to scholarly data, ScholarRank takes into account the intrinsic          DCC -
UNO      -          710382   Ranking Technology                                                                      21         1:00pm       demonstration/activity              academic value of materials along with information about the user and the user’s research needs.        C150
                                                                                                                     Saturday                                                                                                                                                            OMNI -
                                                                                                                     January    Other - 12- Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                    Dallas
UNO      -          712860   EBSCO Publishing Academic Librarian Luncheon                                            21         1:30pm      demonstration/activity               N/A                                                                                                     DH
                                                                                                                     Sunday
                                                                                                                     January    Other - 12- Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                    OMNI -
UNO      -          712881   EBSCO Publishing School Librarian Luncheon                                              22         1:30pm      demonstration/activity               N/A                                                                                                     Dallas C
                                                                                                                     Sunday
                                                                                                                     January    Other - 12- Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                    OMNI -
UNO      -          712880   EBSCO Publishing Public Librarian Luncheon                                              22         1:30pm      demonstration/activity               N/A                                                                                                     Dallas D
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         HYATT -
                                                                                                                     Saturday                                                                                                                                                            Reunion
                                                                                                                     January    Other -                                                                                                                                                  Ballroom
UNO      -          711160   Simon & Schuster Publisher Preview                                                      21         12p - 2p     Author event, Exhibitor session     Simon & Schuster Publisher Preview for librarians                                                       A
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         ADOL -
                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                  Sam
                                                                                                                     January    2:00 -                                                                                                                                                   Rayburn
UNO      -          713240   Frances Lincoln Ltd. Afternoon Tea                                                      22         5:00 pm      Exhibitor session                   -                                                                                                       A
                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                     January    3:00pm-                                                                                                                                                  OMNI -
UNO      -          713380   Disney-Hyperion Preview                                                                 22         4:30pm       Exhibitor session                   -                                                                                                       Cedars
                                                                                                                     Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                     January    4:30-                                                                                                                                                    OMNI -
UNO      -          78620    Scholastic Trade Literary Event                                                         21         6:30pm       Author event, Exhibitor session     This is a literary event featuring Scholastic author readings and appearances.                          Dallas B
                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                     January    4:30pm -     Exhibitor session, Reception,                                                                                                               OMNI -
UNO      -          73060    GOBI Users Group                                                                        22         6:30pm       Vendor demonstration/activity       N/A                                                                                                     Dallas G
                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                     January    4:30pm-                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
UNO      -          713520   Book Buzz Theater Featuring Bloomsbury/Walker Books for Young Readers                   22         5:30pm       Speaker Series                      -                                                                                                       C1
                                                                                                                     Saturday   Other -
                                                                                                                     January    4:30pm-                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
UNO      -          713500   Book Buzz Theater Featuring Tor/Forge/Starscape/Tor Teen                                21         5:30pm       Speaker Series                      -                                                                                                       C1
                                                                                                                     Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                  OMNI -
                                                                                                                     January    5:00 -       Exhibitor session, Social event,                                                                                                            Victory
UNO      -          78400    ABC-CLIO Reception                                                                      21         6:30 p.m.    Reception                           ABC-CLIO Reception                                                                                      Park 2
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         ADOL -
                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                  Pat
                                                                                                                     January    5:00 -                                                                                                                                                   Morris
UNO      -          713581   Random House Wendy Lamb Books 10th Anniversary Reception                                22         6:30pm       Reception                           -                                                                                                       Neff
                                                                                                                     Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                  OMNI -
                                                                                                                     January    5:30 -       Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                   Greenville
UNO      -          74540    OCLC Day-1 Debrief                                                                      21         6:30 pm      demonstration/activity              N/A                                                                                                     Avenue
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         HYATT -
                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                  McComm
                                                                                                                     January    5:30pm-                                                                                                                                                  as Bluff
UNO      -          713140   EnvisionWare SAles Meeting                                                              22         8:30pm       Exhibitor session                   -                                                                                                       #359
                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                     January    6:00 pm -                                                                                                                                                OMNI -
UNO      -          76543    ProQuest Event                                                                          22         11:00 pm     Exhibitor session, Social event     ProQuest Customer Event                                                                                 Dallas EF
                                                                                                                     Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                  OMNI -
                                                                                                                     January    6:00 pm -    Exhibitor session, Vendor           A forum where users can communicate experiences, ideas and technical expertise related to the           South
UNO      -          79780    Atlas Systems - Aeon Users Group                                                        21         7:30 pm      demonstration/activity              use of Aeon Special Collections management software.                                                    Side 1
                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                  FAIR -
                                                                                                                     January    6:00pm-                                                                                                                                                  Gold
UNO      -          73860    Midwest Tape Customer Appreciation Reception                                            22         8:00pm       Exhibitor session, Social event     reception                                                                                               Room
                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                     January    6:30 -                                                                                                                                                   DCC -
UNO      -          713220   IEEE Breakfast & Presentation                                                           22         9:30 am      Exhibitor session                   -                                                                                                       D221
                                                                                                                     Saturday   Other -                                          Learn what's new with Dewey, including DDC 23 and WebDewey 2.0, and share ideas and notes               OMNI -
                             OCLC Dewey Update Breakfast and ALCTS Public Libraries Technical Services               January    7:00 -       Exhibitor session, Vendor           with your ALCTS Public Libraries Technical Services Interest Group colleagues during this               Greenville
UNO      -          74220    Interest Group Meeting                                                                  21         10:00 AM     demonstration/activity              combined meeting.                                                                                       Avenue



                                                                                                                                                                                 Join OCLC and fellow members for breakfast and an update on OCLC strategy from Jay Jordan,
                                                                                                                                                                                 President and CEO. Then, share roundtable conversation with colleagues who share your
                                                                                                                                                                                 interests, hosted by OCLC staff. Choose your roundtable topic when you register:

                                                                                                                                                                                  C
                                                                                                                                                                                 •
ataloging and collection development: Connexion, WorldCat Cataloging Partners 

                                                                                                                                                                                  D                             ,
                                                                                                                                                                                 •
eveloper community: EZproxy WorldCat APIs

                                                                                                                                                                                  D
                                                                                                                                                                                 •
ewey

                                                                                                                                                                                  D
                                                                                                                                                                                 •
igital collections: CONTENTdm, WorldCat Digital Collection Gateway and the Digital Archive

                                                                                                                                                                                  D
                                                                                                                                                                                 •
iscovery services: FirstSearch, WorldCat Local, WorldCat.org

                                                                                                                                                                                  E
                                                                                                                                                                                 •
lectronic resource management: WorldCat knowledge base, License Manager

                                                                                                                                                                                  O
                                                                                                                                                                                 •
CLC Strategy

                                                                                                                                                                                  R
                                                                                                                                                                                 •
esearch and Advocacy

                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -                                           R
                                                                                                                                                                                 •
esource sharing
                                                                            OMNI -
                                                                                                                     January    7:00 am -    Exhibitor session, Vendor            V
                                                                                                                                                                                 •
irtual reference
                                                                           Dallas
UNO      -          74420    OCLC Update Breakfast                                                                   22         8:00 am      demonstration/activity              •
 eb-scale Management Services
                                                                                                                                                                                  W                                                                                            EFG
                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                     January    7:00-                                                                                                                                                    OMNI -
UNO      -          75601    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt                                                               22         10:00pm      Exhibitor session, Social event     Dinner buffet event and Spring title preview                                                            Dallas A
                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -      Author event, Vendor                                                                                                                        OMNI -
                                                                                                                     January    7:00-9:00    demonstration/activity, Social                                                                                                              Greenville
UNO      -          710542   Candlewick's Quick Peek Breakfast                                                       22         AM           event, Exhibitor session            N/A                                                                                                     Avenue
                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -                                          Alexander Street Customer Appreciation Breakfast: Come enjoy a hot breakfast, the company of
                                                                                                                     January    7:00-9:30    Exhibitor session, Social event,    colleagues, the latest news from Alexander Street, and a special guest speaker worth getting up         DCC - A3-
UNO      -          73961    Alexander Street Customer Appreciation Breakfast                                        22         am           Reception                           early for! Invitation only, please.                                                                     A4
                                                                                                                     Monday     Other -
                                                                                                                     January    7:00am-      Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                   DCC -
UNO      -          72900    Gale Literature Solutions Breakfast                                                     23         10:00am      demonstration/activity              N/A                                                                                                     A304
                                                                                                                     Monday     Other -
                                                                                                                     January    7:00am-                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
UNO      -          713561   ERT Membership Meeting                                                                  23         9:00am       Exhibitor session                   -                                                                                                       D223
                                                                                                                     Saturday   Other -                                                                                                                                                  ADOL -
                                                                                                                     January    7:00am-                                                                                                                                                  Sam
UNO      -          713060   HARPERCOLLINS                                                                           21         9:00am       Exhibitor session                   -                                                                                                       Rayburn
                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                     January    7:00am-                                                                                                                                                  DCC -
UNO      -          713560   ERT Board Meeting                                                                       22         9:00am       Exhibitor session                   -                                                                                                       C145
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         HYATT -
                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                  Reunion
                                                                                                                     January    7:30a-       Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                   Ballroom
UNO      -          79120    SAGE panel discussion                                                                   22         9:00a        demonstration/activity              N/A                                                                                                     A/B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         ADOL -
                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -                                                                                                                                                  John
                                                                                                                     January    7:30am-                                                                                                                                                  Neely
UNO      -          74602    Holiday House Reviewer Breakfast                                                        22         8:30am       Exhibitor session, Social event     Holiday House Reviewer Breakfast                                                                        Bryan
                                                                                                                     Saturday
                                                                                                                     January    Other -      Exhibitor session, Vendor                                                                                                                   OMNI -
UNO      -          76641    LBYR Preview                                                                            21         7am-9am      demonstration/activity              n/a                                                                                                     Cedars
                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                     January    8:00 -                                           2012 EBSCO/ALA Conference Sponsorship Award winners will be hosted at an EBSCO-                         MAG -
UNO      -          72701    EBSCO ALA Scholarship Award Winners Breakfast                                           22         9:30 a.m.    Exhibitor session, Reception        sponsored breakfast                                                                                     Jackson
                                                                                                                     Sunday     Other -
                                                                                                                     January    8:00am-                                          Abrams Books for Young Readers Celebrates Our Spring 2012 List and the Spring 2012 launch of DCC -
UNO      -          713501   Book Buzz Theater Featuring Abrams                                                      22         9:00am       Speaker Series                      Abrams Appleseed, a new imprint for readers ages 0-5. Join us for book giveaways and more!   C1

                                                                                                                     Saturday   Other -                                          Amulet Books, an imprint of ABRAMS, Celebrates Spring 2012 with special guests Lauren
                                                                                                                     January    8:00am-                                          Myracle, author of Shine, Margi Preus, author of 2011 Newbery Honor winner Heart of a Samurai,          DCC -
UNO      -          713440   Book Buzz Theater Featuring Amulet Books, an imprint of ABRAMS                          21         9:00am       Speaker Series                      and Michael Buckley, bestselling author of The Sisters Grimm and NERDS series.                          C1

                                                                                                                                                                                 Learn how your library will benefit as libraries worldwide collaborate to create a shared future
                                                                                                                                                                                 through OCLC Web-scale solutions. Moving library operations to the cloud enables
                                                                                                                                                                                 transformational shifts in resourcing that help meet end users’ changing needs, and the new
                                                                                                                                                                                 cooperative platform will create opportunities for sharing data and locally-created applications with
                                                                                                                                                                                 libraries locally and globally. Hear how OCLC’s Web-scale solutions are changing every step of
                                                                                                                     Saturday   Other -                                          the library’s workflow: acquisitions, circulation, electronic resource management, resource
                             OCLC The Power of Cooperation at Web-scale: OCLC's Strategy for Academic                January    8:30 -       Exhibitor session, Vendor           sharing, discovery, metadata management and more. This session will include updates on recent           DCC -
UNO      -          74240    Libraries                                                                               21         10:00 a