Joint REFORMA Northeast, AILA, APALA, BCALA, and CALA
May 18, 2007
FREE Conference includes Lunch 10:30-11:00 Library Tour
How to coordinate new services @ your library: real-life successful cases Working with Teens on Detention by Vikki Terrile Serving Persons with Disabilities by Carrie Banks and Barbara Klipper Yoshio Kishi & Irene Yah Ling Sun Collection of Asian Americana: New collection at NYU (presented by APALA) by Dylan Yeats
*Lunch & Networking
Libraries Serving Multi Ethnic Populations
NYPL/ Donnell Library (presented by CALA) by Hung-Yun Chang and Songqian Lu Arlington County Public Library, Virginia by Diana Gates, Multicultural Services Manager atArlington PL
Black Heritage Collection at Langton Hughes Library and Community Center (Presented by BCALA) by Andrew Jackson and B. Johnson 2:10-3:00
Diversity Counts: Where do we go from here?
by Mario Ascencio Visual Arts Liaison Librarian, University Libraries, George Mason University and Loida Garcia-Febo, Assistant Coordinator, Special Services at Queens Library
Reflections and conclusion of the Mini-Conference
*Lunch provided by The Bilingual Publications Company and its President, Linda Goodman.