ALA Annual Conference a magnet for media coverage

Contact: Steve Zalusky

Manager of Communications,

ALA Public Information Office

(312) 280-1546


For Immediate Release,

July 15, 2009

CHICAGO – The American Library Association’s (ALA) 2009 Annual Conference, held in July 9-15 in Chicago, received extensive media attention.

For a full roundup of coverage, visit Visibility @ your library (, the ALA Public Information Office’s (PIO) blog. It includes links to and descriptions of interviews with ALA leadership and audio and video clips of coverage.

Visibility @ your library provides librarians and library supporters with news and information about important communications issues from ALA’s Public Information Office and the Campaign for America’s Libraries. It also contains links to the latest ALA News.