The American Library Association Annual Conference & Exhibition will be held at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL, from June 23-28, 2016. APA will be exhibiting at booth 1743, and Training Specialists are offering two sessions: An Introduction to APA Style CENTRAL™ on Sunday, and our usual APA Lunch & Learn on Monday.
An Introduction to APA Style CENTRAL™
Sunday, June 26, 2016, 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
Orange County Convention Center
Join us for a special afternoon session where we’ll provide an introduction to APA Style CENTRAL™, a new resource for teaching, learning, and writing in APA Style®, coming this July. We’ll highlight some of the many tools created by APA Style experts. These include Tutorials and Self-Quizzes, forms that walk the user through creating citations in APA Style, and an online editor that makes it quick and easy to format your paper. We’ll also share information about administrative tools and training opportunities for librarians, writing instructors, and end users. Light refreshments will be provided.
Space at this event is limited – please be sure to RSVP if you plan to attend! Please note that we will be unable to accommodate family members or others who are traveling with you. Once you register, you’ll receive detailed location information.
APA Lunch & Learn @ ALA Annual 2016
Monday, June 27, 2016, 1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
Hyatt Regency Orlando
Get latest updates and learn about new products from APA! During this training session, we’ll discuss some new fields coming to PsycINFO® this summer, provide updates on PsycTHERAPY®, our database of streaming psychotherapy videos, and preview new journals and publications from APA. We’ll also provide a review of how cited references are handled, demonstrating them on APA PsycNET®, EBSCOhost, Ovid, and ProQuest. You’ll also see a quick tour of APA Style CENTRAL™, a new resource for teaching, learning, and writing in APA Style. Lunch will be provided.
Space at this event is limited – please be sure to RSVP if you plan to attend! This is a popular event, and we may not be able to accommodate walk-ins. Please note that we will be unable to admit family members or others who are traveling with you. Once you register, you’ll receive detailed location information.