For immediate release | February 6, 2013

Midwinter Meeting highlights now available in Cognotes

CHICAGO - More than 10,700 librarians, exhibitors, authors, staff, paraprofessionals, teachers and friends made the most of ALA Midwinter Meeting conversations, networking, programs, award ceremonies, exhibits, speakers, institutes, social events and the wonderful city of Seattle. You can read about it in the retrospective Highlights issue of Cognotes, the meeting’s official newspaper.

You can download Cognotes in the most convenient format:

Interactive version

Mobile version

Accessible version

PDF version

Any Midwinter meeting session handouts and slides that are available can be found in the Midwinter Meeting scheduler.

Planning is in full swing for 2013 ALA Annual Conference in Chicago--register and book housing now! Ways to stay in touch, get updates and join the conversations include; Twitter: #ala2013; the Facebook Event; and the Pinterest page. Get an Annual Conference overview and resources to show how you’ll be more valuable to your institution after Annual Conference at “Making your case to attend.”

If you can’t get to Chicago, or if you can and are ready for more for you and your staff, save the date for 2013 ALA Virtual Conference--Mapping Transformation--on July 24 and 25. Registration opens in May at $70 for individual registration for ALA members ($80 for non-members) and $325 for group registration ($350 for non-members).

ALAMidwinter Meeting. The conversation starts here …


Amy R McGuigan

Conference Supervisor

Conference Services (CONF)

800-545-2433 ext. 3226