ALA Annual 2024

Join Our #alaac24 Live Blogging Team

Get ready to dive into the heart of the library world! From June 27th through July 2nd, the American Library Association (ALA) will be hosting its annual conference in the vibrant city of San Diego, CA. This event offers library professionals a unique opportunity to connect, learn, and be inspired. If you are one of the lucky attendees heading to San Diego for this conference, we invite you to join ALSC Blog’s ALAAC24 Live Blogging Team! We’re looking for enthusiastic volunteers to share their experiences, insights, and discoveries with those who are unable to attend in person.

ALA Annual 2024

A Little Bit of Something for Everyone at #ALAAC24

It’s almost that time of year again when library workers from all over the country flock to the American Library Association (ALA) annual conference to learn about fresh ideas and new resources that they can implement at their libraries. As a member of the ALSC Programming Committee, I had the amazing opportunity to be involved in selecting sessions that will be held at the 2024 ALA Conference. This year in San Diego, attendees seeking fresh ideas, new learning experiences, and building connections in libraries will be in for a memorable conference.  There are a variety of sessions that will appeal to all. Some of the sessions that were selected this year by the ALSC Programming Committee include celebrating the power of authentic and diverse representation in Muslim stories, creating Autism ready spaces by designing inclusive early literacy programs, and supporting children by activating their mind and body through non-fiction picture books. I’d…