2016 Conference

    Theme: Champions By Design

    Dates: October 19-21, 2016

    Location: Hyatt Regency Wichita, Wichita, Kansas

    Joint conference of the Kansas Library Association (KLA) and the Kansas Association of School Librarians (KASL)

    Below are handouts that were provided at the KLA 2016 Conference. All programs submitted were submitted by the presenter to be featured on the KLA website. 

    To access the handout, click the presentation title. The handout will open in a separate window. 


    State Library of Kansas. KLC/KICNET User’s Group Presentation.

    Hannah Adamson. 1000 Books Before Kindergarten: Where do I Start?

    Miranda Ericsson and Lissa Staley. Engaging Writers at Your Library.

    Betsy Davis, Dan Eells, and Sarah Roth-Mullet. Give Your Collection a Facelift.

    Bob Grover, Kelly Visnak, Carmaine Ternes, Miranda Ericsson, and Lissa Staley. Librarians Can Assist Novice Writers and Artists in Publishing their Work Collaboratively.

    Jeff Hixon, Megan Schulz, Rhonda Machlan, Lianne Flax. State Library Overview. (Additional Handout)

    Lindsay Kufahl. Battle of the Books.  

    Alicia Lillich. National Library of Medicine Science and Health Education Resources.

    Lucas Loughmiller. Get Your Game On! Ditching the Device for Dice.

    Lucas Loughmiller. Whose Line is it Anyway? Using Improve in the Classroom.

    Jenny Marr. Let Me Tell You About the Library: How to Engage and Prepare Trustees for Advocacy.

    Jenny Marr. Strategic Planning Made Simple.

    Lisa Nocita, Jenny Robinson, Robin Schrack. Breakout EDU Resources.

    Bethanie O'Dell. Faking the Reader in Reader's Advisory. 

    Bethanie O'Dell and Terri Summey. Web 2.0 Meets Information Literacy.

    Jeanette Parker and Steve Hamersky. No Defeat in Trying: Student & Faculty Perceptions and Use in a Small Academic Library.

    Lissa Staley and Gwen GeigerWolfe. Make Friends, Get Healthy.

    Lissa Staley. Beyond Journaling: Leading a Personal Writing Workshop at Your Library.

    Megan Westerhold and Kathy Goul. Come Grow With Us. (Additional Handout)