In 2020, the Asian Pacific American Librarians Association (APALA) will celebrate its 40th anniversary in serving and advocating for APA librarians and communities. Throughout the years, APALA has been involved in providing library services such as programming and diverse collections to libraries. In addition, the organization has been in the forefront of discussions on larger issues in the profession and library services such as equity, diversity, and inclusion. As APALA reaches another milestone, its members are continuing essential and innovative work in and out of libraries.
This Asian Pacific American Librarians Association (APALA) President’s Program highlights the work of its members across different organizations. In this session, APALA members will share their experiences and the impact of their work to the profession and the communities they served.
ALA Unit/Subunit: AFL-APALA
Meeting Type: President's Program
Cost: Included with full conference registration.