Carr, Kim
January 2007
Indiana Libraries;2007, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p8
The author discusses her experience of attending the 2006 annual conference of the American Library Association (ALA) in New Orleans, Louisiana. Librarians were greeted with a jazz band and the hotel presented them with promotional bookmarks. Mayor Ray Nagin congratulated the ALA for being the first organization to hold an event in the city since the devastation caused by Hurricane Katrina. She felt proud to be an ALA member which took a stand to help fellow citizens recover from the disaster.


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