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2008 AACRL Annual Meeting Information

2008 ALLA Conference - April 22-24, 2007
Location: Birmingham Sheraton, Birmingham, AL

About the Speaker | About the Dinner | Menu | Reservation Form & Directions

AACRL will hold its annual dinner meeting on Wednesday, April 23, at Lovoy’s Restaurant, 420 Greensprings Highway, Homewood, Alabama. In addition to a short business meeting, Dr. Julie Todaro, ACRL President, will be the keynote speaker.

About the Speaker

AACRL is pleased to announce that Dr. Julie Todaro, ACRL President, will be the keynote speaker at the annual AACRL dinner and business meeting scheduled to take place Wednesday, April 23, 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. at Lovoy’s Restaurant in Homewood (near Birmingham).

Dr. Todaro is Dean of Library Services at Austin Community College in Austin, Texas, an institution serving 33,000 students with seven campus libraries. She is the current President of the Association of College and Research Libraries division of the American Library Association. Dr. Todaro has served on the C & RL News Editorial Board and various ACRL committees, as well as President of the Texas Library Association. Dr. Todaro is also a consultant in the areas of management and organizational development, and in twenty-first century librarianship.

Dr. Todaro has presented workshops for academic, public, special and school librarians on topics such as “Staffing Issues for the 21st Century: Managing and Working in the Libraries of Tomorrow,” “Integrating Learning with Work: Designing the 21st Century Learning Library,” "21st Century Organizational Effectiveness,” and more.

About the Dinner

The AACRL dinner meeting will be held at Lovoy’s Restaurant, 420 Greensprings Highway, Homewood, on Wednesday, April 23, at 6:30 p.m.


The dinner will include a choice of entrée, dessert and beverage.

Entrée (Choice of:)

Chicken Parmigiana
Vegetarian Lasagna

Dessert (Choice of:)


Reservation Form & Directions

Those interested in attending the annual dinner meeting should return one of the reservation forms linked below along with the $30 registration fee by April 4, 2008 to Susan Herring, AACRL Treasurer, Athens State University Library, 300 North Beaty Street, Athens, AL 35611. One does not have to be a member of AACRL to attend.

Reservation Form (pdf)
Reservation Form (word.doc)

For directions to Lovoy's Restuarant, visit their website at http://www.lovoysrestaurant.com.

Please contact Tim Dodge at 334-844-1729 or dodgeti@auburn.edu if you have any questions or need more information.

Previous Annual Meetings:
2007 AACRL Annual Meeting
2006 AACRL Annual Meeting
2005 AACRL Annual Meeting
2004 AACRL Annual Meeting

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