Annual Meeting Program Committee-Selected Programs

The following programs were selected for the 2014 AALL Annual Meeting and Conference by the Annual Meeting Program Committee:

Saturday, July 12 (Full-Day Preconference Workshops) 
W1: AALL Hackathon: Building the Information Future
W2: Techniques for Electronic Resource Management (TERMS): From Coping to Best Practices
Sunday, July 13  
9:00-10:30 a.m. Opening General Session/Keynote Speaker  
1:15-2:45 p.m.   
A1: AALL Public Policy Update
A2: A Dialog for Catalogers and Reference Librarians: Class K from Alpha to Omega
  A3: Vendor Shootout at the Alamo: Current Awareness Tools
  A4: Are You “Licensed” to Vote? Emerging Voter ID Laws and the Right to Vote
1:15-3:30 p.m. A5: Deep Dive: Inventing the New Classroom
  A6: Deep Dive: The Life Cycle of the Employment Relationship, from Hiring to Firing
4:00-5:00 p.m. B3: Librarians and Law Firm Pricing: Learn the Stakes, Get Involved

B4: The Accidental Archivist: Creating Archives on a Shoestring Budget
  B5: Libguide Guidance: Innovative Uses for Libguides
  B6: Hot Topic 1

Monday, July 14  
10:15-11:45 a.m.
R1: Recharge: Integrated Visibility: Cultivating Solid Practices for Career Success
  R2: Recharge: Next Level Leadership: Showcase What Really Defines You 
  R3: Recharge: Own the Room: Presentations that Captivate and Win Over Any Audience 
  R4: Recharge: Making Meetings Work 
  R5: Recharge: Putting Your Best Foot Forward: Communication Strategies to Maximize Your Value 
1:00-2:00 p.m.
C2: Spotlight on ADA Accessibility
C3: Building Grit, Tenacity, and Perseverance While Teaching Legal Research
  C4: Click and Go: Ensuring Smooth Access to Online Resources
  C5: CI Essentials: Pushing Research Boundaries
  C6: Diversity in the Workplace
2:30-3:45 p.m.
D4: Cool Tools Café
  D5: Finding Common Ground: Linking Law Student Learning with Law Firm Research Needs
  D6: Hot Topic 2

Tuesday, July 15  
8:30-9:45 a.m.
E3: Learning to Lead Yourself and Others Through the Unexpected
E4: Back to the Future: AALL and Law Libraries in the Digital Age
  E6: Discussing Big Data Opportunities with Firm Partners, from ‘No-Brainers’ to ‘Game Changers’
10:15-11:30 a.m. F3: Making a MOOC: Instruction Beyond Physical, Linguistic, and Generational Boundaries
  F4: Just In Time: Models of Demand-Driven Acquisitions for E-Books
  F5: Using Patents to Expand the Boundaries of Business Development and Competitive Intelligence
  F6: Leveraging SharePoint for Library Services
11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m.
Association Luncheon (sponsored by LexisNexis)
2:30-3:15 p.m.
G2: Emerging Issues in Copyright: What You Need to Know

G3: Perfecting Your Elevator Pitch
  G4: Coping Strategies for Library Service Providers
  G6: Hot Topic 3
3:45-4:45 p.m.
H2: The Law and Ethics of Aggregation and Content Distribution
  H3: The Bookless Law Library: Potential Reality or Flight of Fancy?
  H4: Gov Docs Basics - Where There Is No Such Thing as a Stupid Question
  H5: Law Librarianship in the Digital Age
  H6: Strategic Technology Imperatives for Law Librarians

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