Reminder: January Chat this week, Navigating ALA Midwinter Conference
Attending ALA’s Midwinter Conference for your first time? Do you have questions about how to navigate the conference, network with other librarians, and how to get more involved? Join us on Wednesday, January 16 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. EST to discuss the ins and outs of attending Midwinter and ways that you can get involved with ALCTS and ALA. We’ll also be discussing our upcoming program at Midwinter! This chat is being hosted by Erin Boyd and Emily Sanford, ANMIG Co-Chair Elects. Several seasoned Midwinter Conference attendees will also be on hand to answer any questions you might have. The chat is open to all ALA members. To join the chat: http://connect.ala.org/node/196157.
1. If you're new to ALAConnect, here's how to join: If you want to log into ALAConnect, you'll need to log in to the ALA website with your ALA credentials, update your profile, and select the option to include yourself in Connect. Once you've saved this new preference, you should be able to log in to Connect using your ALA member information.
2. To join the chat (Step 3), you must join the ALCTS New Members Interest Group (ANMIG), which is easy! Go to http://connect.ala.org/node/85257 and click the "Join" box under the search box in the left hand menu.
3. Once you've joined the community, you can join the chat here: http://connect.ala.org/node/196157