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Event Libraries in Transition: Using Technology to Your Best Advantage

by ALAConnect Helpdesk (staff) on Sat, Jun 9, 2012 at 01:09 am

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Libraries are perpetually challenged to shape-fit in today's digital world. Whether you are renovating, re-purposing valuable space or sending material to offsite storage, you will be faced with the need to relocate collections. Creative uses of technology in the planning of, preparation for, or during the relocation process can provide unprecendented levels of accountability and accuracy, adding value to the transition process. This session introduces a spectrum of innovative tools to ensure the success of your library project.

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Libraries are perpetually challenged to shape-fit in today's digital world. Whether you are renovating, re-purposing valuable space or sending material to offsite storage, you will be faced with the need to relocate collections. Creative uses of technology in the planning of, preparation for, or during the relocation process can provide unprecendented levels of accountability and accuracy, adding value to the transition process. This session introduces a spectrum of innovative tools to ensure the success of your library project.

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Event Board Meeting (ERT)

by ALAConnect Helpdesk (staff) on Sat, Jun 9, 2012 at 01:09 am

Event Membership Meeting (ERT)

by ALAConnect Helpdesk (staff) on Sat, Jun 9, 2012 at 01:09 am

Event Can't Cover it Up: How Social Media and Instant News Inform Contemporary YA

by ALAConnect Helpdesk (staff) on Sat, Jun 9, 2012 at 01:09 am

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A generation more exposed to online gossip, chat rooms, Twitter, and Facebook now expect more from their reading experience. Join YA authors in a discussion of how modern teens' use of social technologies has influenced the evolution of story arcs, plot pacing and character interaction.

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Event Audio Format and Budget Transitions: An Interactive Q&A

by ALAConnect Helpdesk (staff) on Sat, Jun 9, 2012 at 01:07 am

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An interactive Q&A on the transition in formats in the audio industry from hard goods (CDs) to digital and how this has affected budget allocations. Librarians who buy in both the CD and digital format will discuss how they determine what to buy and how they foresee the coming changes in their budgets. APA President Michele Cobb will moderate and provide industry statistics that will help librarians in their planning.

Timezone:
US/Pacific (-7)

An interactive Q&A on the transition in formats in the audio industry from hard goods (CDs) to digital and how this has affected budget allocations. Librarians who buy in both the CD and digital format will discuss how they determine what to buy and how they foresee the coming changes in their budgets. APA President Michele Cobb will moderate and provide industry statistics that will help librarians in their planning.

Valerie Piechocki is currently the Chief of Materials Management for the Prince George's County Memorial Library System. She has held a variety of positions in public, academic and special libraries in Maryland. She was an early adopter of digital audio both personally and for PGCMLS and looks forward to the seamless synchronization of high quality e-audio with e-pub.

Michael Ciccone is currently the Director of Collections at The Hamilton Public Library in Ontario. Previously he was the Associate Director of Collections at the DC Public Library and the Head of Acquisitions for the branches of The New York Public Library.

Michele Lee Cobb has served with the Audio Publishers Association (APA) board since 2001, as a director and officer, and is currently President. She is also VP – Sales & Marketing for AudioGO (the home of BBC Audiobooks and Audio Bookshelf).

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Online Doc ERT Membership Meeting

by Patrick Murphy (staff) on Thu, Jun 7, 2012 at 01:02 pm

ERT Membership Meeting & Meet 'n Greet
Monday June 25, 2012
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Room ACC-201C of the Anaheim Convention Center 


All ERT Members, Exhibitors, and other interested parties are invited to attend. 

 

Event ERT 2010 Membership Meeting

by Geneva Holliday on Sun, Jun 20, 2010 at 06:30 pm

   

ERT Membership Meeting & Meet 'n Greet
Monday June 28, 2010
7:30 - 9:00 am
@ Your Library stage

WCC–back of Hall B between aisles 2600 & 2700 

All ERT Members, Exhibitors, and other interested parties are invited to attend. Location is the Exhibit Floor. Tell the guards you are there for the ERT Member Meeting.

Online Doc Quilt Silent Auction

by Geneva Holliday on Sun, Jun 20, 2010 at 03:22 pm

 

ERT Quilt Silent Auction

Be sure to check out the ERT Quilt Silent Auction located at the bottom left of Hall A escalators.  Bid on three quilts beautifully made and graciously donated by the ALA BiblioQuilters.  Proceeds help support the Christopher J. Hoy / ERT Scholarship. Winners will be announced on June 28th at 1:00 p.m.  

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The mission of the Exhibits Round Table (ERT) is to (1) study convention procedures to set standards for booth rental, space assignment, exhibit hours, and information for exhibitors to plan an effective display; and (2) to act as an interface between exhibitors and the Association.

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