Posts Tagged as ‘IFRT’

June 29, 2014

Monday intellectual freedom meetings & programs @ #ALAAC14

Here’s your daily list of must-do events at the 2014 ALA Annual Conference in Las Vegas! Monday, June 30 Now Showing @ ALA: The Speaker…A Film About Freedom When: 8:00-10:00 a.m. Where: LVCC-N242 Who: Cinephiles, cinephobes, idealists & contrarians Why me?: In advance of IFC’s Monday program, “Speaking about ‘The Speaker’,” we invite you to join us at a […]

June 27, 2014

Saturday intellectual freedom meetings & programs @ #ALAAC14

Here’s your daily list of must-do events at the 2014 ALA Annual Conference in Las Vegas! Saturday, June 28 Read A Banned Book at the Banned Books Virtual Read-Out When: 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Where: right outside the Exhibit Hall Who: You! Why me?: On Saturday and Sunday, SAGE and OIF invite you to the Banned Books […]

June 14, 2013

Utah Library Association IFC receives the 2013 Gerald Hodges IF Chapter Relations Award

The Intellectual Freedom Round Table (IFRT) of the American Library Association (ALA) announces that the Utah Library Association Intellectual Freedom Committee is the recipient of the 2013 Gerald Hodges Intellectual Freedom Chapter Relations Award. The Intellectual Freedom Committee of the Utah Library Association built “a strong Intellectual Freedom cohort in the State of Utah. In […]

February 25, 2011

IFRT Montly Video Series: Jim Neal

The Intellectual Freedom Round Table (IFRT) presents the seventh in its monthly video series of interviews. This month’s video features Jim Neal, Vice President for Information Services and University Librarian at Columbia University in the City of New York, speaking with IFRT Chair Loida Garcia-Febo about about libraries, library workers and copyright matters. If you […]

December 27, 2010

IFRT Monthly Video Series: ALA Past President Camila Alire

The Intellectual Freedom Round Table (IFRT) presents the sixth in its monthly video series of interviews. This month’s video features Camila Alire, Immediate Past President of the American Library Association, speaking with IFRT Chair Loida Garcia-Febo about providing equal and equitable access to all members of the community, including under-served communities of color. If you […]

November 22, 2010

IFRT Monthly Video Series: IFLA Senior Policy Advisor Stuart Hamilton

The Intellectual Freedom Round Table (IFRT) presents the fifth in its monthly video series of interviews. This month’s video features Stuart Hamilton, Senior Policy Advisor for the International Federation of Library Association (IFLA). Among Stuart’s responsibilities is providing staff support for FAIFE, the Committee on Free Access to Information and Freedom of Expression. If you […]

October 31, 2010

IFRT Monthly Video Series: IFLA/FAIFE chair Kai Eckholm

The Intellectual Freedom Round Table (IFRT) presents the fourth in its monthly video series of interviews.  This month’s video features Kai Eckholm, chair of the International Federation of Library Association’s Committee on Free Access to Information and Freedom of Expression (FAIFE). If you have any topics you would like to see featured in upcoming videos, […]

September 29, 2010

IFRT Monthly Video Series: Carrie Gardner on Intellectual Freedom & LIS instruction

The Intellectual Freedom Round Table (IFRT) is pleased to present the third video in its monthly series to promote intellectual freedom among ALA members. This month, IFRT chair Loida Garcia-Febo interviews Dr. Carrie Gardner on intellectual freedom and Library Information Science (LIS) instruction.  Gardner says her hope is that “some day, education about these issues […]

June 26, 2010

Saturday IF activities at ALA Annual Conference

Here are today’s intellectual freedom-related activities at the ALA Annual Conference in Washington, DC: 8:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.  IFC’s second business meeting, Renaissance Washington, Room 03 1:30-3:30 p.m.  IFRT program: Burning Man, Libraries, and the 21st Century: The Intersection of the Individual and Society.  Washington Convention Center, Room 143 B/C 5:30-7:00 p.m.  Opening General Session – […]

July 6, 2009

Intellectual Freedom 101, this Friday at ALA Conference

We invite all those who are new to ALA’s Annual Conference, to librarianship, to ALA itself, or to the world of Intellectual Freedom to attend the following session: Intellectual Freedom 101 Friday, July 10, 2009 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. McCormick Place West, Room W-194a This session is part of ALA’s “Conference 101″ series of […]

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