The ALA Exhibition will expand to over 1,500 booths this year, showcasing the latest publications, products and technologies available to libraries. Many of these products will be featured in special showcase pavilions to help conference attendees get an in depth look at what is new. Special feature areas of the exhibit floor include:
ALA Membership Pavilion
This area will house booths belonging to ALA divisions, roundtables should be and offices or other ALA-affiliated groups. Also visit the ALA Membership booth which will have information on all the ALA groups.
The store offers you a more convenient way to support ALA as you shop for the most current professional development materials and gifts, posters, and other items to help you promote literacy and libraries. Shop for new and popular products and pick up the most current membership information. Be sure to check your badge for special offers, and visit the ALA Store!
Artist Alley – in Graphic Novel Pavilion
This new space in the Gaming and Graphic Novel Pavilion is where librarians can meet face-to-face with the artists and illustrators who create or illustrate comics, games, and graphic novels.
DVD / Video Pavilion
The DVD/Video Pavilion will be a showcase of recorded materials for libraries of all types.
Gaming / Graphic Novel Pavilion
These two pavilions link suppliers of educational and recreational games and graphic novels with librarians and industry professionals who are looking to implement related programs and materials at their libraries. This will be a fun area of the exhibit hall that attendees will not want to miss; many libraries have
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