ALA Store at PLA Conference in Indianapolis

For Immediate Release
Thu, 02/27/2014


Rob Christopher

Marketing Coordinator

ALA Publishing


CHICAGO Take time at PLA 2014 Conference to see what’s new at the ALA Store, located at booth # 1319 near the center of the exhibit hall. With plenty of new and bestselling items available, you’ll want to make sure to carve out some time in your schedule to stop by! The ALA Store hours are:

Wednesday, March 12:                  4 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, March 13:                       9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Friday, March 14:                             9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

ALA Graphics will feature best-selling posters and bookmarks, including new Spring 2014 posters: Princess Labelmaker, Tom Angleberger’s new installment in his hugely successful Origami Yoda series; and movie tie-in posters for “Divergent,” “The LEGO® Movie” and “Mr. Peabody & Sherman.”  Such popular posters and bookmarks as “Ender’s Game” and Wimpy Kids Returns will also be available, as well as the beautiful Public Libraries posters from PLA.

ALA Publishing will have numerous bestsellers as well as titles hot off the press, including the ABC-CLIO Award-winning book “Maxwell’s Handbook for RDA,” Susan Anderson-Newham’s “Cooking Up a Storytime” and Caitlin A. Bagley’s new LITA Guide “Makerspaces: Top Trailblazing Projects.” Look for many more new and favorite titles including those from many divisions of the ALA, such as the Second Edition of the Every Child Ready to Read® @ your library® kit.

Prices at the ALA Store automatically reflect the ALA Member discount, so there’s no need to dig out your membership card.  And remember that every dollar you spend at the ALA Store helps support library advocacy, awareness, and other key programs and initiatives for library professionals worldwide!