The Presidential election is right around the corner, with the presidency, Congress, and the U.S. Supreme Court in the balance, and a new Librarian of Congress imminent. What is ALA doing and planning to prepare for the coming opportunities and challenges? What else could or should be done? How can this work and thinking transfer to advocacy efforts at the state and local levels? Come join the discussion and bring your ideas and questions!
Moderated by Mark Smith, Director and Librarian, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
Susan Hildreth, Former IMLS Director, ALA Treasurer-elect, and Executive Director, Peninsula (Calif.) Library System
Tony Sarmiento, Executive Director, Senior Service America; Member of the ALA Public Policy Advisory Council; and past senior official with the AFL-CIO
Alan S. Inouye, Director, ALA Office for Information Technology Policy (OITP)
Co-sponsored by United for Libraries
Meeting Type: Program
Content Area: 0
Cost: Included with full conference registration.