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EMIERT community voices: Preserving the history and culture of our communities Step Back into the Future - New Technology Brings History to Your Smartphone: Pratt Institute School of Information and Library Science developed “GeoStoryteller” for the Goethe-Institut’s project German Traces. Geodata is used to guide you via a mobile website along NYC’s German Traces recapturing the early days of immigration in New York City. Podcasts, slideshows and augmented reality make this a rich and entertaining learning experience Subjects: Preservation, Archives, Diversity, Technology ERT books to Go Llbraries are usually organized for patrons who know what they want-the layout, guiding and catalogue all support the focused user. Research in the UK has demonstrated that many library patrons do not have specific authors and titles in mind; they are looking to be tempted while browsing. Rachel Van Riel will explore the implications of this research for managing library spaces, book collections and displays. She will show how to create an ‘Impulse’ area near the front door of the library can have a dramatic effect on both circulation and patron satisfaction. Subjects: Marketing, Popular Culture, Transforming Libraries ERT rethink & re-envison: Dynamic redesigns of existing spaces Today’s successful libraries are the hub of the community. In a common space they bring together users, materials, technology, collaboration and meeting areas, and offer quiet as well as social spaces. This program is geared to forward-thinking librarians who wish to create thriving 21st century libraries with building new. Participants will hear first hand experiences from a panel of experts that include alternatives for addressing library trends and challenges when revamping and redesigning existing spaces. Subjects: Buildings and Facilities, Project Management FAFLRT social media in federal Libraries Panel will discuss how Federal libraries have implemented, or could implement social media... Subjects: Emerging Technologies, Networking, Social Media & Networks GAMERT Games and Gaming forum (Gamert) Program from the new Games and Gaming Round Table Subjects: Games and Gaming 76 ala annual C onF E rEn C E & E X H I B I T Io n / P rE l I M I n a rY P r og r aM w w w. a l http://WWW.ALAANNUAL.ORG

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of ALA Anaheim 2012 Preliminary Program

ALA Anaheim 2012 Preliminary Program
Table of Contents
Opening General Session and Closing General Session
ALA President's Program and Awards Presentations
Auditorium Speaker Series
Special Events
The 2012 ALA Annual Conference Exhibition
Specialty Pavilions
ALA Stages
Division President's Programs
Council/Membership Meeting Schedule
First Time Attendee Information
Preconferences and Special Events
ALA Acronyms
Program Content Areas and Descriptions
General Information
Travel Information
Registration and Housing Information
Hotel Map & Information
Tour Information and Registration
Camp ALA

ALA Anaheim 2012 Preliminary Program