California Library Association - CLA Annual Conference

2014-11-07 - 2014-11-09
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CLA’s Annual Conference provides California library professionals with the opportunity to meet in the professional atmosphere of a focused educational and networking conference. Attendees have the opportunity to develop their professional skills, meet with vendors, socialize with colleagues, and hear from internationally-renowned speakers. Conference attendees will also search for the best in products, services and technologies to provide the tools to prepare themselves and their workplaces for the future.

Attendee information

Attendees represent 59% public libraries, 23% academic libraries and 18% school libraries.Coming from a wide range of job responsibilities: Acquisition Librarians, Branch Mangers, Catalog Librarians, Children's Librarians, Library Commissioners & Trustees, Library Directors, Literacy Service Librarians, Media Service Librarians, Reference Librarians, Technical Services, University Librarians and Youth Services Librarians.

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