2016 Annual Conference Blog Roundup #alaac16

ALA Orlando Annual Conference & Exhibition, June 23-28, 2016 - "Transforming Our Libraries, Ourselves"Another year, another Conference – thanks to everyone who made it great, especially our lovely livebloggers! Here’s a roundup of the week’s blog posts.


June 24:

On my own at #alaac2016 by Amy Steinbauer

Today’s top takeaway for #alaac2016 by Angela Chadbourne

Pre-planning for the ALSC Strategic Plan at #alaac16 by Mary Voors

Literacy, Humanity, and Capacious Hearts at #alaac16 by Skye Corey


June 25:

New Member Video Debuts at #alaac16 by Dan Bostrom

Let Your Voice Be Heard: Virtual Read-Out at #alaac16 by Alexa Newman

Libraries! Comics! Women! It’s Valhalla! by Kacy Helwick

U is for Ukulele – #alaac16 by Lisa Taylor

Say Cheese! Photo Ops at #alaac16 ! by Amy Steinbauer

Seeing John Lewis at #alaac16 by Louise Capizzo

Sign, Sign, Everywhere a Sign #alaac16 by Mary Voors

Speed Dating: #alaac16 Style by Kacy Helwick

What story does your space tell? #alaac16 by Skye Corey

So you think you want to volunteer for YALSA… by Jonathan Dolce


June 26:

Raise your ALSC voice by Kristel Sexton

Day Two: Kate DiCamillo #alaac16 by Barb Langridge

Advocacy & Legislation committee and DOUGHNUTS! by Mary Voors

Diverse Picture Books in Exhibits pt. 1 by Anna Haase Krueger

Storytime Live! Improv Techniques that Work! #alaac16 by Louise Capizzo

Viewing Storytime through an Improv Lens @ #ALAAC16 by Kristel Sexton

52 Weeks of STEM @ Your Library #alaac16 by Louise Capizzo

2016 Pura Belpré Awards at #alaac2016 by Angela Chadbourne

#alaac16: Authors Performing Readers’ Theater by Lisa Kropp

InbeTWEEN: Services and Programs for Tweens #alaac16 by Jen Taggart


June 27:

Matt de la Peña and reading by Alpha DeLap

Caldecott/ Newbery/ Wilder Awards #alaac16 by Amy Steinbauer

Day Three: Everything Is Connected. #alaac16 by Barb Langridge

Debut authors, Lois Ehlert and boxes of books, oh my! #alaac16 by Barb Langridge

Farewell #alaac16 by Mary Voors

Awards Night for Librarians  #alaac16 by Alexa Newman

#alaac16: Top Ten Random Thoughts about the Conference by Lisa Kropp

Geisel, Batchelder, Sibert and Carnegie Awards at #alaac16 by Mary Voors

Pura Belpré – Twenty Years of Conceptual Continuity by Jonathan Dolce

STEM – STARnet and You by Jonathan Dolce


June 28:

Seeds to Grow from My #alaac2016 Experience by Angela Chadbourne

Creating Spaces of Wonder at #alaac16 by Skye Corey

Learning to Like Mistakes at #alaac16 by Lisa Kropp

Programming for Tweens? Ideas from #alaac16 by Kristel Sexton

Teaching Teen Parents Key Skills by Kristel Sexton

Takeaways from My 1st ALA Annual by Kristel Sexton

Diverse Picture Books in Exhibits part 2 by Anna Haase Krueger


June 29:

Caldetatts, take two by Angela Reynolds

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