NMRT holds meetings and sponsors talks/events at ALA Annual and ALA Midwinter each year. Below you will find information about NMRT events at upcoming and past ALA Conferences.
NMRT Events at Upcoming ALA Conferences
2019 New Members Round Table President's Program
Building Tomorrow Together: Mentorships
June 23, 2019, 1pm-2:30pm, Washington Convention Center 159A/B
The NMRT President’s Program: Building Tomorrow Together will focus on exploring unique mentorship programs. If you’ve ever been curious about formal mentorships or are looking for ways to innovate your library’s mentorship program, this is your opportunity to learn more!
Panelists will be speaking about the LLAMA Mentoring Committee, the Public Library Association’s mentoring programs, as well as discussing research on mentoring. Kaitlyn Hodges from ALA’s Emerging Leaders Program will also be in attendance to discuss the NMRT Emerging Leaders team project, a Mentoring Clearinghouse.
Ashley J. Brown has been a librarian at the Auburn Public Library since 2005 and is the current Engagement and Outreach Librarian. In 2017, Ashley was selected as a Public Library Association Leadership Academy Fellow and served as a mentor of the Inclusive Internship Initiative.
Mandi Goodsett is the Performing Arts and Humanities Librarian at Cleveland State University. She is the co-author of "Building a Strong Foundation: Mentoring Programs for Novice Tenure-Track Librarians in Academic Libraries, " published inCollege and Research Libraries and the New Members Round Table Past-President.
Richard Guajardo is Head of Resource Discovery Systems at the University of Houston. He is currently the Chair of the LLAMA Mentoring Committee and is the incoming co-chair of the ALCTS Program Committee.
The NMRT President’s Program is an annual event open to all registered conference attendees.
NMRT Events at Past ALA Conferences
- 2014 ALA Annual Conference - Las Vegas, NV, June 26 - July 1
- 2014 ALA Midwinter Meeting - Philadelphia, PA, January 24-28
- 2013 ALA Annual Conference - Chicago, IL, June 27-July 2
- 2013 ALA Midwinter Meeting - Seattle, WA, January 26 -
- 2012 ALA Annual Conference - Anaheim, CA, June 21-26
- 2012 ALA Midwinter Meeting - Dallas, TX, January 20-24
- 2011 ALA Annual Meeting - New Orleans, LA, June 23-28
- 2011 ALA Midwinter Meeting - San Diego, CA, January 7-11
- 2010 ALA Annual Meeting - Washington, DC, June 24-29
- 2010 ALA Midwinter Meeting - Boston, MA, January 15-19
- 2009 ALA Annual Meeting - Chicago, IL, July 9-15
- 2009 ALA Midwinter Meeting - Denver, CO, January 23-26
- 2008 ALA Annual Conference - Anaheim, CA, June 26 - July 2
- 2008 ALA Midwinter Meeting - Philadelphia, PA, January 11-16
- 2007 ALA Annual Conference - Washington, D.C., June 21-27
- 2007 ALA Midwinter Meeting - Seattle, January 19-24
- 2006 ALA Annual Conference - New Orleans, June 22-28
- 2006 ALA Midwinter Meeting - San Antonio, January 20-25
- 2005 ALA Annual Conference - Chicago, June 23-29
- 2005 ALA Midwinter Meeting - Boston, January 14-19
- 2004 ALA Annual Conference - Orlando, June 25-30