For immediate release | January 15, 2013

Award-winning products at the ALA Store at Midwinter

CHICAGO — Find the ALA Store in the Exhibit Hall again at booth #1670, near the North Lobby entrance—an ideal location for easy access and convenient browsing. The ALA Store is a lively spot to browse, and offers products that meet the widest range of your promotional and continuing education/professional development needs. With plenty of new and best-selling items available, make sure to carve out some time in your schedule to stop by!

ALA Store hours:

Friday, January 25 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, January 26 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Sunday, January 27 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Monday, January 28 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

ALA Graphics highlights new posters, bookmarks and incentives - including the latest additions to the READ campaign — and posters and bookmarks featuring popular characters. Look for new and popular items, including posters and bookmarks featuring "The Hobbit," Origami Yoda and Darth Paper and John Green’s Reading is Awesome poster. Our new Daisy READ poster features the loveable canine from "A Ball for Daisy." Fun gift items include candles, journals, mugs and more. Take a look at the new Love My Library umbrella and magnet—available only at Midwinter and Annual. Look for colorful youth t-shirts featuring beloved classic children’s titles.

While you’re at the ALA Store, equip yourself with campaign items for Spring 2013 events, including National Library Week, Teen Tech Week, School Library Month and Choose Privacy Week. This year’s conference t-shirt is available in both women’s and men’s styles; arrive early before they sell out.

ALA Editions is excited to offer new titles hot off the press, such as the long-awaited third edition of Reference and Information Services in the 21st Century, the landmark textbook by Kay Ann Cassell and Uma Hiremath. And remember that you can now find ALA Neal-Schuman, Chandos, Facet, and Huron Street Press titles in the ALA Store. All ALA Editions, ALA Neal-Schuman, Chandos, Facet, and Huron Street Press books will be 20% off the list price (an additional 10% off the ALA Member price). Buy as many books as you like and get them shipped FREE! You can get free shipping on all book orders placed in the ALA Store (posters, bookmarks, and other gift-type items are not eligible for this offer).

Stop by to meet one of our authors and get an autographed copy of their books:

  • Celia Ross: Sunday, January 27, 1:30 p.m.

author of “Making Sense of Business Reference: A Guide for Librarians and Research Professionals.”

  • Rob Christopher and Zoe Trope: Monday, January 28, 11:00 a.m.

contributors: “Queue Tips: Discovering Your Next Great Movie.”

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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!

Related Links

2013 ALA Midwinter Meeting

ALA Store


Jill Davis

Marketing Manager

ALA Editions

1-800-545-2433 ext. 5418