The 2011 American Library Association Annual Conference in New Orleans received extensive coverage from a variety of media.
Particularly noteworthy was the attention of radio broadcast outlets, both locally and throughout the country.
• KOBW-FM’s “Community Focus” program with Ray Romero, which aired on Sunday, June 26.
• WRBH-FM “Writer’s Forum.”
• Oregon Public Broadcasting’s “Think Out Loud” program, which aired a 10-minute, live interview with ALA President Molly Raphael (seen above) on her inauguration, the ALA Conference, current library trends, the future of libraries and the future of her career.
• WYLD-FM’s “Sunday Journal” with Hal Clark focused on the role the library plays in literacy, trends in libraries and the ALA Conference.