United for Libraries Programs: ALA Annual Conference 2014

ALA Annual ConferenceThe 2014 American Library Association Annual Conference will be held June 26 to July 1 in Las Vegas, Nev.

Workshops and Training

Jan MasaokaLearn more how to make your Board of Trustees, Friends of the Library group, or Foundation the best it can be with programs such as Nuts & Bolts for Trustees, Friends, and Foundations with Jan Masaoka of Blue Avocado (left). See the agenda (PDF, 143 kb) for more details on speakers, topics, and roundtables.

Author Events

Shelley CorriellJoin popular authors for Quirky Books for Quirky Librarians, Hot Picks for Book Clubs, First Author, First Book: Rookies and Veteran, and Isn't it Romantic?


The United for Libraries board will meet during the conference.

United for Libraries President's Program

Philippe Petit

Join Trustees, Friends, and Foundation members from across the country for the United for Libraries President's Program, featuring high wire artist Philippe Petit (left).

Ticketed Events

Paula PoundstonePurchase tickets now for the The Laugh's On Us, sponsored by SAGE, featuring Paula Poundstone (left), and the traditional Gala Author Tea, sponsored by ReferenceUSA.