Programs and Events

Event Time: Monday, April 24, 2017 -
9:50am to 10:40am
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The Importance of HTTPS with Let’s Encrypt Virtual (Adobe Connect) Emerging Technologies Section, Intellectual Freedom Subcommittee
Event Time: Monday, April 24, 2017 -
11:00am to 11:50am
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Making Your Space: The Nuts and Bolts of Policy and Procedure for Makerspaces Virtual (Adobe Connect) Administration & Management, Small Libraries Section
Event Time: Monday, April 24, 2017 -
12:10pm to 1:00pm
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Volunteering Outside the Box for Teens & New Adults Virtual (Adobe Connect) Young Adult Services Section
Event Time: Monday, April 24, 2017 -
1:00pm to 4:30pm
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One Talking Point at a Time: Library Sound Bites that Work Wildwood 14 & 15 Public Policy Committee
Libraries Without Limits: Serving Developmentally Challenged Patrons of All Ages Wildwood 12 & 13 Children's Services Section, Diversity & Outreach Section, Urban Libraries Section, Young Adult Services Section
Library Workers Today: Strong Staff Equals Strong Service Wildwood 8 & 9 College & University Section, Diversity & Outreach Section, Public Relations Committee, Urban Libraries Section, Young Adult Services Section
Librarians as Property Managers: A Crash Course (Because Stuff Happens) Wildwood 10 & 11 Administration & Management, Leadership & Education Subcommittee, Personnel Administration Subcommittee, Professional Development Committee, Small Libraries Section, Urban Libraries Section
Event Time: Monday, April 24, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
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President's Program: Melinda Emerson, @SmallBizLady Wildwood 1 Conference Committee
Event Time: Tuesday, April 25, 2017 -
9:00am to 9:50am
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Beyond #D Printing: Outreach and Makerspaces Wildwood 25 & 26 Emerging Technologies Section
From BIBFRAME to the Cloud: The Future of the ILS Wildwood 23 & 24 Emerging Technologies Section, Member Services Committee, Technical Services Section
Maker Outreach: Taking Tech to Urban Schools Wildwood 25 & 26 Children's Services Section, Emerging Technologies Section
Introverted Leadership: How Introversion Leads to Success Wildwood 20 & 21 Administration & Management, College & University Section, Leadership & Education Subcommittee
Mental Health Matters Wildwood 10 & 11 Reference Section
ALSC’s Notable (Outstanding! Distinguished! Just Plain Great!) Children’s Books Wildwood 6 & 7 Children's Services Section, Professional Development Committee
There is No Box: Innovation and Your Whys, What Ifs and Why Nots? Wildwood 8 & 9 Administration & Management, Leadership & Education Subcommittee, Professional Development Committee
Successfully Applying for Grants: Tips from the Source Wildwood 14 & 15 Administration & Management, Diversity & Outreach Section, Member Communications Committee, NJ State Library, Professional Development Committee
How the Heck Do I Take on Tech? What to Do When Your IT Dept is You Wildwood 12 & 13 Emerging Technologies Section, Small Libraries Section
Narratives of Library Power: The Stories Library Shelves Tell Wildwood 10 & 11 College & University Section, Diversity & Outreach Section, Reference Section, Technical Services Section
Event Time: Tuesday, April 25, 2017 -
9:00am to 6:00pm
Program/Event Title Location Sponsoring Groups
Dress for Success Donation Drive Prefunction Area Diversity & Outreach Section, Urban Libraries Section
Event Time: Tuesday, April 25, 2017 -
10:10am to 11:00am
Program/Event Title Location Sponsoring Groups
Keynote: Janet Mock Wildwood 1 Conference Committee
Event Time: Tuesday, April 25, 2017 -
11:30am to 12:20pm
Program/Event Title Location Sponsoring Groups
Agree to Disagree Without Being Disagreeable Wildwood 8 & 9 Administration & Management, Professional Development Committee, Small Libraries Section
Converting to Non-Dewey (NO-D) Cataloging Wildwood 25 & 26 Reader's Advisory Roundtable, Reference Section
Step Out of the Information Literacy Assessment Box: Determining Library Impact on Student Learning Via a Longitudinal Study Wildwood 14 & 15 College & University Section
Beyond the Books with Author/Illustrator David Macaulay Wildwood 6 & 7 Children's Services Section, Young Adult Services Section
George Anastasia, New Jersey Crime Writer Wildwood 23 & 24 Reader's Advisory Roundtable, Reference Section
Get Hacked: How We Survived a 24-Hour Teen Hackathon in the Library Wildwood 10 & 11 Children's Services Section, Emerging Technologies Section, Young Adult Services Section
WiFi Hotspot Lending: Building Digitally Inclusive Communities Wildwood 20 & 21 Emerging Technologies Section, Professional Development Committee, Reference Section, Urban Libraries Section
Know Your Community: Using Demographic Data to Better Serve Your Communities Wildwood 12 & 13 Diversity & Outreach Section, NJ State Library, Reference Section, Urban Libraries Section
Event Time: Tuesday, April 25, 2017 -
12:30pm to 2:00pm
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Under the Radar Reads Brown Bag Lunch Wildwood 10 & 11 Reader's Advisory Roundtable
President's Inaugural Luncheon Wildwood 1 Conference Committee
Feast on This: Re-Energize with Your Peers Wildwood 3 Conference Committee, Leadership & Education Subcommittee, Personnel Administration Subcommittee, Professional Development Committee
CSS & YASS Brown Bag Lunch Wildwood 12 & 13 Children's Services Section, Young Adult Services Section
Event Time: Tuesday, April 25, 2017 -
2:00pm to 2:50pm
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NJLA Business Meeting Wildwood 6 & 7 Conference Committee
Event Time: Tuesday, April 25, 2017 -
2:30pm to 3:00pm
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Ice Cream Break in the Exhibit Hall! Wildwood 16 & 17
Event Time: Tuesday, April 25, 2017 -
3:10pm to 4:00pm
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Strategic Planning When You Can't Afford a Consultant Wildwood 20 & 21 Small Libraries Section
Turning Failing Programming into Winning Programming: How to Make Stats Go from 0 to 40! Wildwood 10 & 11 Children's Services Section
Meeting Workforce Development and Literacy Needs in the Library Wildwood 25 & 26 Leadership & Education Subcommittee, Reference Section
NJLA Public Policy Update Wildwood 6 & 7 Intellectual Freedom Subcommittee, Public Policy Committee
Choosing Diversity: Evaluating and Selecting Titles for Your Library’s Collection Wildwood 14 & 15 Children's Services Section, Diversity & Outreach Section, Young Adult Services Section
Historic Maps In Public Libraries Wildwood 23 & 24 History & Preservation
Grounds for Sculpture to the Skyscraper Museum: Creating a Museum Pass Program from the Ground Up Wildwood 12 & 13 Children's Services Section, Diversity & Outreach Section
Rutgers Book Showcase Wildwood 8 & 9 College & University Section, Professional Development Committee, Reference Section
Event Time: Tuesday, April 25, 2017 -
4:10pm to 5:00pm
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Why Are We Still Doing This: The Pros and Cons Wildwood 23 & 24 Administration & Management
Celebrating You and Your Library Wildwood 14 & 15 Public Policy Committee
Instructional Assessment Strategies at Your Library! Wildwood 20 & 21 College & University Section, NJ State Library, Professional Development Committee, Reference Section, Young Adult Services Section
Tech Programs for Low-Tech Librarians Wildwood 10 & 11 Children's Services Section, Emerging Technologies Section, Professional Development Committee, Young Adult Services Section
Home Delivery in the Digital Age Wildwood 12 & 13 Diversity & Outreach Section, Emerging Technologies Section, Reader's Advisory Roundtable, Urban Libraries Section
Successful Business Outreach Wildwood 25 & 26 Reference Section
Authors and Libraries: A Partnership for Literacy Wildwood 8 & 9 Young Adult Services Section
Bringing History to Life: History Programming and Exhibits Wildwood 6 & 7 History & Preservation
Event Time: Tuesday, April 25, 2017 -
5:00pm to 6:00pm
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Meet and Greet Mixer Eden Lounge Member Services Committee
Emerging Technologies & Small Libraries Networking Mixer Eden Lounge Emerging Technologies Section, Small Libraries Section
Event Time: Tuesday, April 25, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
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NJLA Awards Reception Wildwood 1 Honors & Awards Subcommittee
Event Time: Tuesday, April 25, 2017 -
8:30pm to 11:00pm
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Pool Party The Pool @ Harrah's Conference Committee, Member Services Committee
Event Time: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 -
8:00am to 8:50am
Program/Event Title Location Sponsoring Groups
State Librarian's Breakfast Wildwood 1 NJ State Library
Event Time: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 -
9:00am to 9:50am
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State Librarian's Program - Project Outcome: Better Data to Create Better Libraries Wildwood 6 & 7 NJ State Library
Helping the Dream: Supporting Undocumented Students and Patrons Wildwood 14 & 15 College & University Section, Diversity & Outreach Section, Urban Libraries Section, Young Adult Services Section
Look What I Found in the Attic!: Organizing an Archival Collection Wildwood 12 & 13 History & Preservation
Huge Impact, Low Cost Wildwood 8 & 9 Children's Services Section, Member Services Committee, Reference Section
Building an e-Book Collection via Demand-Driven Acquisition Wildwood 23 & 24 College & University Section, Emerging Technologies Section, Reference Section, Technical Services Section
There is an Imposter in the Library...and it's Me! Wildwood 20 & 21 Professional Development Committee
Event Time: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
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Dress for Success Donation Drive Prefunction Area Diversity & Outreach Section, Urban Libraries Section
Event Time: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 -
10:10am to 11:00am
Program/Event Title Location Sponsoring Groups
Keynote: Valerie J. Gross Wildwood 1 Conference Committee
Event Time: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 -
11:00am to 11:30am
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Visit the Exhibits! Coffee Break Wildwood 16 & 17
Event Time: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 -
11:30am to 12:20pm
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Making a Splash: How to Implement Libraries=Education Wildwood 10 & 11 Conference Committee
Privacy for Librarians: What You Can Do to Protect Yourself Online Wildwood 25 & 26 Emerging Technologies Section, Intellectual Freedom Subcommittee
Graphic Design on a Shoestring Wildwood 12 & 13 Small Libraries Section
Playing in the Part-Time Sandbox: How to Keep Great Part-Time Staff and What to Do if They Leave! Wildwood 6 & 7 Small Libraries Section
Having Your Voice Heard: Effectively Communicating Your Public Service Wildwood 20 & 21 College & University Section, Member Services Committee, Reference Section
Conversation Starter - Full STEAM Ahead: Programs and Resources for Non-Tech Librarians Wildwood 23 & 24 Children's Services Section, Young Adult Services Section
Summer Reading Book Buzz Wildwood 8 & 9 Children's Services Section, Professional Development Committee, Young Adult Services Section
Fade to Books: Barbershop Literacy Initiative Wildwood 14 & 15 Diversity & Outreach Section, Urban Libraries Section
Event Time: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 -
12:30pm to 2:20pm
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Past Presidents' Luncheon Terrace Hallway
CUS Luncheon: Local Contexts, National Demands: Navigating Standards in Academic Libraries Wildwood 3 College & University Section
Garden State Book Awards Luncheon Wildwood 1 Children's Services Section, Young Adult Services Section
Cryptoparty Brown Bag Lunch Wildwood 12 & 13 Emerging Technologies Section, Member Services Committee
NJ’s Funniest Library Patron Interactions Brown Bag Lunch AC Burger Co. Administration & Management, Member Services Committee
Event Time: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 -
2:30pm to 3:20pm
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Develop Your Development Skills: Effective Fundraising for Your Library Wildwood 23 & 24 Finance Committee, Professional Development Committee
Readers' Advisory for Paraprofessionals Wildwood 14 & 15 Reader's Advisory Roundtable
The Year's Best Video Games of 2016 Wildwood 20 & 21 Emerging Technologies Section, Young Adult Services Section
Unlock Student Potential: Supporting NJ School Library Programs Wildwood 10 & 11 Public Policy Committee
NJ Authors Speak Wildwood 6 & 7 History & Preservation
Beyond the Browser: A Jump-Start to Promoting Your Library’s e-Resources Wildwood 8 & 9 College & University Section, Reference Section
Groundbreakers and Trailblazers: Directors, Presidents, and Library Luminaries Wildwood 25 & 26 Leadership & Education Subcommittee, Professional Development Committee, Reference Section
Event Time: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm
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Practical Conversations about Diversity, Inclusion, Intellectual Freedom and Our Role in Social Justice Work Wildwood 12 & 13 Children's Services Section, Diversity & Outreach Section, Intellectual Freedom Subcommittee, Young Adult Services Section
Practical Conversations about Diversity, Inclusion, Intellectual Freedom and Our Role in Social Justice Work Wildwood 12 & 13 Young Adult Services Section
Event Time: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 -
3:40pm to 4:30pm
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Small is Beautiful 3.0: The Small Libraries Quiz Show Wildwood 10 & 11 Small Libraries Section
CUS Awards Forum Wildwood 6 & 7 College & University Section
It's Complicated: Finding the Right Management Style Between "Monster" and "Doormat" Wildwood 14 & 15 Personnel Administration Subcommittee, Professional Development Committee
Best Graphic Novels of 2016 Wildwood 20 & 21 Reader's Advisory Roundtable
Escape the Library Challenge Wildwood 23 & 24 Children's Services Section, Young Adult Services Section
Library Lending Mash-up, or the How, Where, and Why of Non-Traditional Circulating Collections Wildwood 8 & 9 Emerging Technologies Section, Reference Section