Industry Events

ALA 2015: Graphic Novels Mark Diversity, Push Boundaries
June 30, 2015 at 1:00 am

Graphic novels had their biggest presence ever at ALA 2015, with panels showcasing diversity in comics, appearances by acclaimed artists, and programming that addressed the rising threat of censorship.

ALA 2015: On a Historic Day, Roberta Kaplan Delivers a Powerful Keynote
June 26, 2015 at 1:00 am

Roberta Kaplan, who argued the historic defeat of the Defense of Marriage Act in 2013, offered a powerful opening keynote speech at the 2015 ALA annual conference in San Francisco, just hours after a historic Supreme Court decision legalized same-sex marriage.

ALA Annual Conference Kicks Off In San Francisco
June 13, 2015 at 1:00 am

The 2015 American Library Association Annual Conference kicks off today in San Francisco with more than 25,000 librarians, publishers and vendors expected to descend on the Bay Area.