LES Programming for ALA Annual in June 2023

Please join LES for a mix of virtual and in-person programming throughout June 2023!

We look forward to seeing you in June!

LES, Twitter, and LibLearnX

Welcome to a new semester and hello to LibLearnX 2023! LES wishes you a wonderful conference week January 27-30, 2023. We would love to hear from you about sessions, networking, and anything else that excites you during your LibLearnX experience.

Remember to follow us on Twitter @LES-ACRL and tag us with #lesacrl. 

Happy conference and we’ll see you on Twitter!

LES Programming at ALA Annual in June 2022

Please join us for a mix of virtual and in-person programming in June 2022! We will have several virtual events before Annual actually begins on June 23rd in DC, as well as an in-person conference program on June 26th.

June 13th (virtual – watch for participation links in ALA Connect!)
General Membership: 3:30PM – 5:00PM EST
Social: 5:15PM – 6:00PM EST

June 14th (virtual – watch for participation links in ALA Connect!)
Reference Discussion Group, 1:30PM – 2:30PM EST
Collections Discussion Group, 4:00PM – 5:00PM EST

June 26th – *in person in DC*
LES Conference Program: 4:00-5:00 EST

We hope to see you this summer!

LES ALA Virtual Meetings


Executive Committee Meeting I (ACRL LES)
Monday, June 15, 12:00-1:30 PM, Eastern Time


General Membership Forum
Monday, June 15, 3:30-5:00 PM, Eastern Time


LES Social
Monday, June 15, 5:15- 6:45 PM, Eastern Time


Reference Discussion Group
Tuesday, June 16, 1:30-2:30 PM, Eastern Time


Collections Discussion Group
Tuesday, June 16, 4:00-5:00 PM, Eastern Time


LES/IS Forum
Monday, June 29, 4:00-5:00 PM, Eastern Time


All Committees Meeting (will take place on multiple platforms)
Wednesday, July 1, 12:00-1:30 PM, Eastern Time


Executive Committee Meeting II (ACRL LES)
Wednesday, July 1, 2:00-3:00 PM, Eastern Time

LES Events at ALA Annual in Washington, DC

Saturday, June 22

8:30 – 10:00 AM Executive Committee Meeting I (ACRL LES), Washington Hilton, U Street

4:00 – 5:30 PM General Membership Forum (ACRL LES), Washington Hilton, Columbia 08,11,12

6:00 PM LES Social — The Punch Garden at the Columbia Room, 124 Blagden Alley NW

Sunday, June 23

8:30 – 10:00 AM All-Committees Meeting (ACRL LES), Washington Hilton, Georgetown East

10:30 – 11:30 AM Reference Discussion Group (ACRL LES), Washington Hilton, Cardozo

1:00 – 2:00 PM Collections Discussion Group (ACRL LES), Washington Hilton, Cardozo

Monday, June 24

9:00 – 10:00 AM Difficult Discussions: Diversity in Digital Collections and Archives (ACRL DSS/ACRL LES Program), Washington Convention Center, 145A

10:30 – 11:30 AM Executive Committee Meeting II (ACRL LES), Washington Hilton, Cardozo

You can also search for the LES events via the conference scheduler: Conference Scheduler – LES
We hope to see you in Washington, Dc!

LES Events at ALA Annual in New Orleans!

Saturday, June 23

9:00 – 10:00 AM Les Program “Zine Cultures as Critical Resistance: A Hands-On Workshop to Build
Community engagement and Student Learning” Morial Convention Center, Room 395-396
10:30 – 11:30 AM Executive Committee Meeteing I (ACRL LES), Sheraton New Orleans, Southdown
4:00 – 5:30 PM General Membership Forum (ACRL LES), Sheraton New Orleans, Bayside C
6:00 – 8:00 PM LES Social, The Carousel Bar at the Hotel Monteleone

Sunday, June 24

10:30 – 11:30 AM Reference Discussion Group (ACRL LES), Sheraton New Orleans, Grand Ballroom B
1:00 – 2:00 PM Collections Discussion Group (ACRL LES), Sheraton New Orleans, Grand Ballroom B

Monday, June 25

8:30 – 10:00 AM All Committees Meetings (ACRL LES), Morial Convention Center, Room 390
10:30 – 11:30 AM Executive Committee Meeting II (ACRL LES), Morial Convention Center, Room 390

These events and others can be found on the Conference Scheduler, https://www.eventscribe.com/2018/ALA-Annual/agenda.asp?h=Full+Schedule&BCFO=S%7CE&pta=ACRL_LES. We hope to see you there!

LES Virtual Midwinter 2018 Meetings

Below is information about ALA Midwinter Discussion Groups that have been scheduled thus far. Mark your calendars for the following:

ACRL LES Collections Discussion Group
Start Time: 02/15/2018 11:00AM CST
Location: Online
Contact: Naomi Lederer and Leslie Madden

ACRL LES Reference Discussion Group
Start Time: 02/09/2018 1:00PM CST
Location: Online
Contact: Glenda Insua and Alex Watson

To browse other discussion and interest group meetings scheduled for ALA Midwinter in Denver, visit the the ALA Scheduler online. To browse other virtual and in-person discussion group and committee meetings, search in ALA Connect. If you would like to share other Midwinter discussion group meetings of interest to LES members, post to the LES Facebook page or tweet to @LES_ACRL.

ACRL LES Meeting Schedule for ALA Annual 2017

Executive Committee Meeting I
Saturday, June 24 (8:30AM – 10:00AM; Hilton HQ Conference Room 4F)

Modern Language Association International Bibliography in Academic Libraries Discussion Group
Saturday, June 24 (10:30AM – 11:30AM; Palmer House Hilton Clark 05)

ACRL Arts/LES Forum: Exploring Chicago Architecture through Art, Literature, and History
Saturday, June 24 (1:00PM – 2:30PM; Hilton HQ Stevens Center Salon A-5)

General Membership Forum
Saturday, June 24 (4:00PM – 5:30PM; Palmer House Hilton LaSalle 2)

ACRL LES ALA Annual Social
Saturday, June 24 (6:00PM – ???; The Game Room at the Chicago Athletic Association)

Reference Discussion Group
Sunday, June 25 (10:30AM – 11:30AM; Hilton HQ Grand Tradition)

Collections Discussion Group
Sunday, June 25 (1:00PM – 2:00PM; Hilton HQ Conference Room 4C)

All-Committees Meeting
Monday, June 26 (8:30AM – 10:00AM; Hilton HQ Lake Erie Room)

Executive Committee Meeting II
Monday, June 26 (10:30AM – 11:30AM; Hilton HQ Conference Room 4F)