Upcoming Events

SustainRT is currently planning a series of quarterly webinars, and will host events at the 2015 ALA Midwinter Meeting in Chicago. Information will be posted here as soon as it's available. 

Past Events

SustainRT held group gatherings at ALA Midwinter in Philadelphia 2014 ,ALA Annual in Chicago 2013, and ALA Midwinter Seattle 2013. Check out the Gallery page for photos!

ALA 2014 Annual Conference

Lightning Rounds: Sustainability at Your Library

SustainRT Lightning Rounds Collage
Growing A Sustainability Network in an Academic Library -  Kim Medema (Adams State University)

Developing a Sustainability Resource Center in the library - Elizabeth (Betts) Markle (Sierra Nevada College)

Sustainability as Story - Julie Biando Edwards, Melissa S. Robinson, Kelley Rae Unger (Peabody Institute Library, University of Montana)

Sprouting Green Librarians Among the Weeds - Mindy Reed (Austin Public Library, Recycled Reads)

Branded Water Bottles: Library Commitment to Sustainability, Student Engagement and Relevance - Marcia Bailey (University of Michigan)

Sustainability Curriculum Initiative - Madeleine Charney (University of Massachusetts)

Seed Libraries: Growing a New Library Service - Rene Tanner (Arizona State University)

View the presentation slides here.

Sustainability Roundtable Meeting 

SustainRT Social Meet-up - Architectural Walking Tour


SustainRT Virtual Discussion

A virtual discussion was held on Dec. 11, 2013. View the recording of the presentation. Also, check out this open Google Doc where we shared ideas and things we had done.