ASCLA Programs and Events at ALA Annual Conference
Annual Conference schedule available here.

Here is this year’s complete ASCLA line-up:


ASCLA President’s Program with keynote speaker Charlene Li, Sunday, June 28, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

ASCLA Preconferences –

Celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) In Your Library and attend this preconference – Friday, June 26, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM –

Looking to the Future: Strategic Foresight and Scenario Planning – Friday, June 26, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Network, Celebrate & Socialize –
ASCLA 101 –
Saturday, June 28, 10:30 – 11:30 AM

Awards Appreciation Reception – Saturday, June 27, 5:45 – 7:15 PM

Meetings –
Board I
 – Saturday, June 27, 3:00 – 5:30 PM.
Board II – Monday, June 29, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM.
All Committee – Sunday, June 28, 4:30 – 5:30 PM

ASCLA Programs –
Gaming for All:  Level the Playing Field for People with Disabilities

Saturday, June 27 from 8:30 – 10:00 AM at the Moscone Convention Center, 2010 West, Add to my schedule.

Tour of the San Francisco Juvenile Justice Center
Saturday, June 27, from 9:00 – 10:30 AM. at 375 Woodside Ave.
Tour meet at the main entrance, marked JUVENILE JUSTICE CENTER, (not the Superior Court entrance) at 9 am. The tour will end at the same location at 10:30am.

Transit Directions: Take BART to Glen Park station, then take MUNI route 44 or 52 outbound and get off at the intersection of Woodside and Portola. Upon boarding, ask the driver to announce the Juvenile Justice Center stop.

Parking: Limited free parking is available on the surrounding streets.

*Each individual must complete a registration form and must bring photo ID to be admitted to the facility*

Tour Registration HereCost: Free

Please note: No purses, keys, phones, cameras, or bags are allowed in the facility. Very limited locker storage space may be available. All participants must pass through a metal detector. All participants must carry a photo ID on them.

Next Chapter Book Club, (NCBC): A Community-based Model for Engaging People with Disabilities
Saturday, June 27 from 10:30 – 11:30 AM. at the  Moscone Convention Center, 2000 West, Add to my schedule.

What is a Consultant, Really?
Saturday, June 27, from 10:30 – 11:30 AM. at the Moscone Convention Center 131 North, Add to my schedule.

Introduction to Conference & Event Planning for Librarians
Saturday, June 27 from 10:30 – 11:30 the Moscone Convention Center132 North,  Add to my Schedule.

AIDS in the End Zone: Working with Incarcerated Youth to Create a Graphic Novel on HIV/AIDS Prevention. Saturday, June 27 from 1:00 – 2:30 PM. at the Moscone Convention Center, 122 NorthAdd to my schedule.

Transforming the Sense of Wonder: The Library as a Community Science Center
Sunday, June 28, from 10:30 – 11:30 AM. at the Moscone Convention Center,  2022 West,  Add to my Schedule.

Everything You Wanted to Know about Library Consulting, but were Afraid to Ask
Sunday, June 28, from 1:00 – 2:00 PM. at the Moscone Convention Center, 3000 West, Add to my Schedule.


Feature Image: Golden Gate Bridge by Nathan Congleton