Daily Thoughts 05/01/2014
On the way to work, I read some more of Opportunity Knocks. I am reading about Steve Case the founder of America Online.
This morning, I checked the Twitter and Facebook for the library. I also checked the displays and the gift books.
I spent some time working with the oversize books. I also did a few updates for Bookletters. May is National Inventors Month.
I am planning for BEA Book Expo America, I signed up for the AAP Annual Librarians Dinner at the Yale Club on Wednesday, May 28 at 6:30 p.m. as well as the Librarians Lunch on Thursday, May 29 from 12:15 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.
I plan on visiting the Librarians Lounge as well as a variety of exhibitors for this Book Expo America. There are a few featured booths like Arcadia Publishing and Overdrive which I will stop by and take a look at.like BEA Selects Mystery/Thrillers on Thursday, May 29, 11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on the Uptown Stage, the AAP Annual Librarians Book Buzz Part 1,on Thursday, May 29 at 2:15 p.m., The Best in Fall Graphic Novels 2014, on Thursday, May 29 at 4:00 p.m. at the uptown stage, on Friday, May 30, I plan on going the AAP Annual Librarians Book Buzz Part II from 2:00 p.m. to 3:20 p.m., also the 6th Annual Librarian Shout and Share on Friday, May 30, from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
I am going to write a list of exhibitors I would like to see. There are over 900 exhibitors listed. The show is positively gigantic.
I have a VIP pass which makes things easier in some ways. There is a lounge with coffee and internet access for people with VIP access.
I definitely plan on stopping by the Startup Alley at Book Expo America. It should be quite interesting.
I went to the pitches last year to see what it was about.