Category: ALA

Going to ALA? Hang out with the Reference Services Section!

Reference Services Section (RSS) Open House: Meet People and Make Connections at ALA Annual Saturday Morning!

Saturday, June 23 Anaheim Convention Center, Room 203B  · 8:00 a.m – 9:00 a.m.

Meet people, make connections, and win a prize!

Join us for the Reference Services Section (RSS) Open House and enjoy coffee and refreshments provided by EBSCO Publishing. You’ll have the opportunity to meet other reference providers and learn about RSS – the RUSA section dedicated to all forms of Frontline Reference. RSS officers and members will be happy to answer your questions and help you get involved so that you find a committee that best matches your interests. Need more encouragement? You’ll be able to form a team and get your chance to win a very special prize!

Following the Open House you are also welcome to find out more about RSS by visiting with any committee during the 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. meetings.

The Reference Services Section (RSS) is a section with the Reference and User Services Association (RUSA) of ALA. RSS is the place in ALA for librarians and support staff involved with frontline reference, and for those providing library services to special populations of users. It is a community created by and for frontline reference service providers. Find out more at: and


Questions? Email Joe Thompson, RSS Past-Chair,