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Full Schedule

  • On-Demand
  • BiblioCommons Exhibitor Session
  • bibliotheca Exhibitor Session
  • Brainfuse Intro
  • Break Bite: Marketing Brainfuse JobNow and VetNow
  • Break Bite: Noll & Tam Library Portfolio
  • Break Bite: OrangeBoy's Community Engagement Platform
  • Break Bite: Ready Reference Rounding Out Your Digital Collection
  • Break Bite: Tools to Support Your Communities in our Pandemic Reality
  • Brodart Company Exhibitor Session
  • Discover Books Exhibitor Session
  • EBSCO Information Services Exhibitor Session
  • FE Technologies Exhibitor Session
  • LDV Exhibitor Session
  • Lucidea Exhibitor Session
  • OrangeBoy, Inc. Exhibitor Session
  • OverDrive, Inc. Exhibitor Session
  • Scannx, Inc. Exhibitor Session
  • Scholastic Library Publishing Exhibitor Session
  • Tools to Support Your Communities in our Pandemic Reality
  • Tutor.com Exhibitor Session
  • Tuesday, May 11, 2021
  • 7:00 AM – 7:30 AM PT
    Demonstration of FIMo (Fire Insurance Maps online)
  • 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM PT
    Virtual Guided Tour of JPL
  • 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM PT
    A Deep Dive into California Library Literacy Services Values and Essentials: Part 1
  • 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM PT
    Digital Inclusion Coalitions: How to Create Them and What They Do
  • 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM PT
    Bundled Programs: Virtual Programming
  • 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM PT
    Renaissance: A New Day in Library Advocacy
  • 10:00 AM – 1:30 PM PT
    5th Annual Adult Services Symposium - Changemakers!
  • 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM PT
    Reimagining School Readiness
  • 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM PT
    A Deep Dive into California Library Literacy Services Values and Essentials: Part 2
  • 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM PT
    Bundled Programs: Libraries for All
  • 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM PT
    Bundled Programs: Library Workers
  • 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM PT
    Online Legal Reference 101
  • 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM PT
    Interest Group (IG) Fair
  • Wednesday, May 12, 2021
  • 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM PT
    NASA Resources for Your Presentation
  • 9:15 AM – 9:50 AM PT
    Is the New Normal Here Yet? What's Next for Public Libraries
  • 9:30 AM – 9:45 AM PT
    How to Start: List Making and Personalized Recommendations
  • 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM PT
    Dedicated Exhibitor Day!
  • 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM PT
    Social Networking Hour
  • 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM PT
    Renaissance Film
  • 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM PT
    After-Hours Gaming
  • 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM PT
    Battledecks
  • Thursday, May 13, 2021
  • 8:00 AM – 8:30 AM PT
    Demonstration of FIMo (Fire Insurance Maps online)
  • 9:00 AM – 9:30 AM PT
    Meescan Self-Checkout Live Demo
  • 9:30 AM – 9:45 AM PT
    Beyond the Homepage: Making the Best of Your Entire Website
  • 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM PT
    CLA Awards Ceremony
  • 10:00 AM – 10:55 AM PT
    Opening Keynote - Kelly McAdoo, Hayward City Manager
  • 10:50 AM – 11:00 AM PT
    Break Bite: Tools to Support Your Communities in our Pandemic Reality
  • 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM PT
    Children's Virtual Programming: Rethink, Renew, Transform
  • 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM PT
    Exploring a New CLA Interest Group: Local History, Archives, and Special Collections
  • 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM PT
    Free Online ESL Classes - USA Learns
  • 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM PT
    Latina Librarians in Librarianship
  • 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM PT
    Preferred, Not Required
  • 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM PT
    Rise Up: Supporting Youth Facing Community Violence
  • 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM PT
    Somebody Said WHAT About Us on Yelp? Or, Managing Your Library's Digital Presence Beyond Your Own Website and Social Media
  • 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM PT
    Storytime Standards: Integrating an Evidence-Based Curriculum into Storytime
  • 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM PT
    Your Future Data Breach: Tools for Libraries to Mitigate Your Risk
  • 11:00 AM – 11:45 PM PT
    Cataloging 3D Objects Using RDA and MARC21
  • 11:45 AM – 11:55 AM PT
    CLA PRExcellence Awards Announcement Part One
  • 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM PT
    2020 Census - Newly Released Data for Local Communities
  • 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM PT
    From Pitch to Program - LSTA Grant Funded Makerspace
  • 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM PT
    Maximize ARPA Funding for your Library
  • 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM PT
    Post-COVID Renewal: An Opportunity to Reconsider, Rebuild, and Reenergize Library Programs, Services, and the Workforce
  • 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM PT
    Recovering Together - Recovering Together: How Libraries Support Their Patrons and Strengthen Their Communities Following a Disaster
  • 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM PT
    The Library (Association) Renewal: Maximizing the Benefits of Your Professional Organization
  • 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM PT
    The Rebirth of a Library: Successful Community Engagement Drives New Library Design
  • 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM PT
    There and Back Again: A Library's Journey from Kits to Things
  • 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM PT
    VetConnect Panel – Success Stories
  • 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM PT
    Wee Learn and Play Online: Providing Successful Virtual Programs That Go Beyond Storytime
  • 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM PT
    Why Your Change Strategy Isn't Working
  • 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM PT
    Approaching Legal Questions in Non-Law Libraries: Essential Strategies and Online Resources
  • 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM PT
    Code Adam: How the Mission Viejo Library Personalized the National Movement to Protect Young Patrons
  • 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM PT
    Doing Handstands: Reimagining Library Service from the Ground Up - Now with a One Stop App!
  • 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM PT
    From Broadband to Digital Literacy: CLA Lobbying Priorities
  • 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM PT
    LCSH "Illegal Aliens": An Approach to Solving a Terminology Problem
  • 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM PT
    Library, Disrupted: Virtual Engagement with the Academic Library in the Time of Quarantine
  • 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM PT
    Only a Screen Away: Planning Virtual Author Events
  • 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM PT
    Renewing Library Volunteerism by Engaging Skilled and Virtual Volunteers
  • 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM PT
    Tutor Ready Writing: Learn More About Teaching Writing
  • 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM PT
    Working with Your Library Board to Overcome Challenges During a Pandemic
  • 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM PT
    Youth and Online Health Literacy: Issues and Solutions
  • 1:45 PM – 1:55 PM PT
    CLA PRExcellence Awards Announcement Part Two
  • 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM PT
    "I Heard It on the Radio"
  • 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM PT
    Copyright Education Renaissance: Data for the Road Forward
  • 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM PT
    Digitization and Discovery Faire: Statewide Services to Amplify California's Unique Local History, Archives, and Special Collections
  • 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM PT
    Return of the Traveling Library: A Community Led Literacy Program in California's Capitol City
  • 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM PT
    Second Responders: Natural Disasters, Collective Responsibility, and Oral Histories
  • 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM PT
    Self-Published Books: Out of the Closet and into the Library?
  • 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM PT
    Short Title: Pivoting Library Services and Outreach to Online Options to Children and Teens Long Title: When a Global Pandemic Hits: How Librarians Rapidly Pivoted to Provide Services Online to Children and Teens and the Community
  • 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM PT
    Social Media During a Pandemic: Communicating and Engaging with the Community
  • 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM PT
    Summer Programming in the Time of COVID
  • 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM PT
    The Evolving Employee Value Proposition. Are You Keeping Up?
  • 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM PT
    The State of the State Library
  • 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM PT
    XR: Augmented, Virtual and 360 Video Reality for Post Pandemic Programming
  • 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM PT
    Drop-in Mentorship
  • 2:45 PM – 2:55 PM PT
    Break Bite: Ready Reference Rounding Out Your Digital Collection
  • 3:00 PM – 3:45 PM PT
    California Redistricting
  • 3:00 PM – 3:45 PM PT
    Inspiring Interactive Learning Through Children's Services
  • 3:00 PM – 3:45 PM PT
    Libraries and Engaging with the Disability Community
  • 3:00 PM – 3:45 PM PT
    Libraries Respond in Crisis and Beyond: Demonstrating the Library's Value to Your Local Decision Makers
  • 3:00 PM – 3:45 PM PT
    Makers in the Library: A Toolkit for Building a Community Driven Maker Program
  • 3:00 PM – 3:45 PM PT
    Radical Renewal, Not a Renovation
  • 3:00 PM – 3:45 PM PT
    Sapphic Graphics: The Past, Present, and Future of LBPQ Comics
  • 3:00 PM – 3:45 PM PT
    Stories from Your Community- a Community Partner Program Providing Outreach and Virtual Stories During the Pandemic
  • 3:00 PM – 3:45 PM PT
    Storytelling for Advocacy
  • 3:00 PM – 3:45 PM PT
    Take the Lead: Developing Library Leaders at All Levels
  • 3:00 PM – 3:45 PM PT
    Tech Time with Purpose
  • 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM PT
    Afternoon Tea Honoring the California Young Reader Medal and Beatty Award Recipients
  • 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM PT
    Renaissance Happy Hour
  • 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM PT
    The LoxL Band
  • 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM PT
    CLA Lotería!
  • 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM PT
    After-Hours Gaming
  • Friday, May 14, 2021
  • 9:30 AM – 9:45 AM PT
    Applying Content Accessibility Guidelines to Your Website
  • 10:00 AM – 10:50 AM PT
    Trans and Non-Binary Author Panel
  • 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM PT
    Demystifying the Purchasing of Comics
  • 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM PT
    Neutral No More: Building Patrons Lived Experiences and Cultural Assets into Physical and Intellectual Spaces
  • 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM PT
    One City, Many Stories: A New Programming Approach
  • 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM PT
    Survival Tools for Toxic Workplaces
  • 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM PT
    Technical Services in the Time of COVID-19 and the REALM Project: A Panel Discussion
  • 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM PT
    The Library is OPEN: LGBTQIA Community Engagement at the San Diego Public Library
  • 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM PT
    Tutor Ready Writing Videos: A Free Online Resource for Adult Literacy Programs
  • 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM PT
    We Are All Teachers and We Are All Learners: Developing Learner Leadership with Peer-to-Peer Mentoring Expands Program Impact and Community Outreach
  • 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM PT
    Who Likes Inventory? Everybody (once You Convince Them)! How to Tackle That Big Project That Needs to Be Done, but No One Wants to Do
  • 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM PT
    Ignite Talks
  • 11:45 AM – 11:55 AM PT
    Break Bite: Noll & Tam Library Portfolio
  • 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM PT
    A Tenuous Balance: Problems and Solutions for Library Workers with Kids
  • 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM PT
    Archiving Without an Archive: Organizing and Maintaining Your Library's History
  • 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM PT
    Everything That Can Go Wrong, Will, and How to Fix It
  • 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM PT
    Glendale's Big IDEA: Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Antiracism in a Sundown Town
  • 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM PT
    Leading at All Levels
  • 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM PT
    Pandemics in the Midst: Libraries as Second Responders in the Age of Racial Injustice and COVID
  • 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM PT
    Partnering with Workforce Development Centers
  • 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM PT
    Spooky Books for Children & Teens: Exploring Horror Readers Advisory
  • 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM PT
    Sustainability 101: Addressing Environmental Issues with Neighborhood Science & STEM
  • 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM PT
    USA Learns Citizenship - A FREE Online Course
  • 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM PT
    We're Open: Offering In-Person Services During a Pandemic
  • 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM PT
    “I Didn't Know I Was a Veteran” with Kristen Milvihill
  • 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM PT
    Casting the Library: Using Podcasts to Share Your Library Stories and Reach New Patrons
  • 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM PT
    First Steps Towards Academic Employment: Crafting a CV and Cover Letter
  • 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM PT
    Let the Virtual Games Begin!
  • 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM PT
    Looking Back at the Fight for Civil Rights in Libraries
  • 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM PT
    Making Virtual Storytimes More Accessible to All Abilities
  • 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM PT
    RDA: Resource Description & Access: A New Model - A Redesigned Toolkit Update
  • 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM PT
    Self-Directed Training: A More Efficient Option for Frontline Staff Development
  • 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM PT
    The First of Its Kind: Developing a Modern Assyrian Heritage Collection
  • 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM PT
    The Value of Literacy Services in Your Library
  • 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM PT
    Wee Connect: Supporting the Family, Friends and Neighbors in the Community
  • 1:45 PM – 1:55 PM PT
    Break Bite: OrangeBoy's Community Engagement Platform
  • 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM PT
    DnD at Your Library: Tools, Tricks and Resources
  • 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM PT
    Families, Friends, and Neighbors (FFN)
  • 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM PT
    Fine Free Means Equity
  • 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM PT
    From iPad to I Make: Building a Makerspace Around an iPad
  • 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM PT
    I've Already Read That Book: Gearing the Reference Interview to Young Readers
  • 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM PT
    Librarian Is My Co-Pilot: Embedded Special Collections Librarianship in Online Courses
  • 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM PT
    Library Design for the New Renaissance Age: Two Scenarios and Ten Steps to Empower You to Get Started
  • 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM PT
    Library NExT: Providing Future-Changing Opportunities for Youth in Equitable STEAM Education, College Test Preparation and Workforce Development
  • 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM PT
    Perseverance Is Your Super Power: Tips on How to Overcome Professional Obstacles
  • 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM PT
    Welcoming Immigrants Through Cultural Programming
  • 2:45 PM – 2:55 PM PT
    Break Bite: Marketing Brainfuse JobNow and VetNow
  • 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM PT
    Membership Meeting & Closing Keynote
  • 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM PT
    President's Program
  • 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM PT
    After-Hours Gaming
  • 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM PT
    Dungeons & Dragons (D&D)