A splendid array of new books, products, special events at the ALA Store at Annual
For Immediate Release
American Library Association
Longer hours and easy access near the onsite Registration area make it convenient to shop and browse at the ALA Store at the 2017 ALA Annual Conference & Exhibition. The ALA Store offers products that meet the widest range of your promotional and continuing education/professional development needs—as well as fun gift items. Make sure to carve out some time in your schedule to stop by and examine the many new and bestselling items available!
ALA Store hours:
Friday, June 23 12:00 PM – 5:30 PM
Saturday, June 24 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Sunday, June 25 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Monday, June 26 8:30 AM – 2:00 PM
ALA Graphics will feature a range of new and best-selling products, plus special conference-only items. New celebrity posters include Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman and Sarah Jessica Parker, who also headlines the 2017 President’s Program.
Other posters making their debut at conference include Yuyi Morales’s Niño, Cars 3 in Revved Up to Read, Mother Bruce, and Dragons Love Tacos. Shop the expanded collection of super hero products, featuring Batman, Supergirl, Super Sons, Justice League, and Teen Titans.
Find a selection of vintage posters that are no longer available online or in catalogs. Act quickly—quantities and designs are limited!
Remember to stop by early to get your pick of conference t-shirts—they sell out fast!
ALA Publishing is excited to offer several new titles hot off the press, such as “Stories, Songs, and Stretches!: Creating Playful Storytimes with Yoga and Movement,” the new third edition of “Fundamentals of Library Supervision,” and “Winning Elections and Influencing Politicians for Library Funding.” Remember that you can find titles from ALA Editions, ALA Neal-Schuman, Facet Publishing, UK, and the ALA Divisions in the ALA Store, and also get free shipping on all book orders placed in the ALA Store (posters, bookmarks, and other gift-type items are not eligible for this offer).
Plan your time at ALA Annual to include the Meet the Author events taking place at the ALA Store:
Friday, June 23, 5:00 PM
- Lesley S. J. Farmer, author of “Managing the Successful School Library: Strategic Planning and Reflective Practice”
Saturday, June 24, 12:30 PM
- Jennifer Velásquez, author of “Real-World Teen Services”
Sunday, June 25, 2:00 PM
- Marcus Pfister, author of “The Rainbow Fish,” will sign his Rainbow Fish Poster
Sunday, June 25, 4:00 PM
- A. Arro Smith, PhD, author of “Capturing Our Stories: An Oral History of Librarianship in Transition”
Prices at the ALA Store automatically reflect the ALA Member discount, so there’s no need to dig out your member number. And remember that every dollar you spend at the ALA Store helps support library advocacy, awareness, and other key programs and initiatives!