August 2, 2015

Photo Gallery: A Look at the ALA Annual Conference, Day 3 | ALA Annual 2012

After some fabulous sessions, exhibits, and author signings (and a fire alarm at the convention center), the day concluded with the Gale/Library Journal Library of the Year award reception in honor of San Diego County Library. See below for some of the highlights, and and stay tuned for more live reports from #ala12.


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A fire alarm at the convention center caused a major commotion as everyone had to leave the building. Photo: Dave Feiling Photography

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A fire alarm in the convention center made the stairs pictured here one of the only means of egress. Photo: Dave Feiling Photography

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Geek Alert panelist Lawrence Joseph. Photo: Dave Feiling Photography

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Geek Alert panelist Sam Kean. Photo: Dave Feiling Photography

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Geek Alert panelist Leonard Mlodinow. Photo: Dave Feiling Photography

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Geek Alert panelist Jonathan Moreno. Photo: Dave Feiling Photography

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Geek Alert panelist Paul Zak. Photo: Dave Feiling Photography

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Top Tech Trends panelist Lorcan Dempsey. Photo: Dave Feiling Photography

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Top Tech Trends panelist Meredtih Farkas. Photo: Dave Feiling Photography

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Top Tech Trends panelist Nina McHale. Photo: Dave Feiling Photography

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Top Tech Trends panelist Stephen Abram. Photo: Dave Feiling Photography

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Top Tech Trends panelist Clifford Lynch. Photo: Dave Feiling Photography

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Jodi Picoult and daughter Samantha Van Leer. Photo: Dave Feiling Photography

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Library of the Year reception at the Anaheim House of Blues. Photo: Dave Feiling Photography

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LJ Editor-at-Large John Berry lauds Library of the Year winner San Diego County Library. Photo: Dave Feiling Photography

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San Diego County Supervisor Ron Roberts, Senior Vice President for Marketing at Cengage Learning Nader Qaimari, and San Diego County Library Director Jose Aponte. Photo: Dave Feiling Photography

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San Diego County Library director Jose Aponte with mentor and Salinas Public Libraries director Elizabeth Martinez (left), and wife Cynthia (right), with LJ Editor-at-Large John Berry in background. Photo: Dave Feling Photography

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