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Going to ALA Annual in Chicago? Meet up with NNLM!

Posted Jun 20, 2017 by Amanda J. Wilson
Category: National

Meet up with NNLM staff at the ALA 2017 Annual Conference in Chicago, IL. Stop by to say hello or join the discussion!

  • Libraries Transform Health Literacy Month discussion with ALA Public Awareness Office – June 22, 2017 3-4pm –McCormick Place, Registration Area. Join Amanda J. Wilson (NLM), Lydia Collins (MAR), Brian Leaf (SCR), Bethany Livingston (SCR), and Bobbie Newman (GMR) in a discussion about expanding the health literacy components of the ALA Libraries Transform campaign
  • ASCLA President’s Program: Healthy Aging @ Your Library: Connecting Older Adults to Health Information – June 24, 2017 1-2:30 pm - McCormick Place, W175b. Lydia Collins (MAR) and Christian Minter (MCR) (URL)
  • Libraries Transform: New Tools and Best Practices – June 25, 2017 10:30-11:30 am – Hilton Chicago, Williford A. Lydia Collins (MAR) Table Lead to facilitate discussions on the use of best practices and new ideas for the Libraries Transform campaign (URL)
  • ALA ASCLA State Library Agencies – Library Development Interest Group – June 24, 2017 9 – 9:30 am - McCormick Place W471b. Lydia Collins (MAR) Guest speaker to introduce group to NNLM and NLM resources (URL)
  • ALA Rural, Native, and Tribal Libraries of All Kinds Committee (URL)
  • ALA ASCLA Consumer Health Information Librarians Interest Group (URL)
  • ALA ASCLA Conference Programming Committee (URL)

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