2014 ALA Annual Conference Press Kit


The 2014 American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference & Exhibition will be held in Las Vegas from June 26 – July 1 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

The American Library Association, the oldest and largest library association in the world, holds its Annual Conference & Exhibition each summer. The largest such convention in the world is attended by more than 25,000 librarians, library supporters, educators, writers, publishers, Friends of Libraries, trustees and special guests. The conference includes more than 2,000 meetings, discussion groups and programs on various topics affecting libraries and librarians.

Approximately 850 exhibiting companies feature the latest in books, online services, automation software, furniture and other materials vital to today's libraries and librarians. ALA units display professional exhibits highlighting the various aspects of the profession.

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Annual Highlights

Jane McGonigal B.J. Novak Stan Lee
Azar Nafisi Ilyasah Shabazz Lois Lowry
Alexander McCall Smith Jane Fonda Jennifer Kahnweiler


Conference News



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About the Conference  

ALA Annual Conference Home

Conference Highlights

Exhibit Hall Events

Preliminary Program


Fact Sheets

Annual Conference Fact Sheet

American Library Association Fact Sheet

Additional Library Fact Sheets


Press Room Location and Hours

Las Vegas Convention Center 
3150 Paradise Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89109   

Thursday, June 26

7:30 am - 5:00 pm

Friday, June 27

7:30 am – 6:00 pm

Saturday, June 28

7:30 am – 5:00 pm

Sunday, June 29

7:30 am – 5:00 pm

Monday, July 30

7:30 am – 2:00 pm

Tuesday, July 1

8:00 am - 11:00 am



Media Contact: Macey Morales, Manager Media Relations, 312-280-4393, mmorales@ala.org