We're Exhibiting at
ALA Annual

June 21 – 26, 2018

New Orleans, Louisiana

Visit us at Booth # 2347

 

We've been supporting librarians to lead the future of literacy and learning since 1828.

 

Booth Events

 

Coffee Bar

Saturday, June 23
9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Sunday, June 24
9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

 

 

Need some help getting your conference day started? We can help with a cup of joe made fresh for you!

Coffee

Cat Mascot Photos

Saturday, June 23
9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Sunday, June 24
12 - 4 p.m.

 

 

Be sure to stop by to say "hello!" and get your picture taken with our beloved cat mascots Baker and Taylor.

Baker & Taylor Mascots

Cocktail Bar

Saturday, June 23
3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

 

 

 

Want to unwind? Enjoy a light refreshment from our cocktail bar featuring a New Orleans' signature drink.

Cocktail Bar

Photo Booth

Friday, June 22
5:30 - 7 p.m.
Saturday, June 23
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday, June 24
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Monday, June 25
9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Capture the memories and fun in our Mardi Gras themed photo booth filled with exciting props!

Photo Booth

Demos and Presentations


Duration of the show

 

Come by and test drive our products and services at our demo station.

Excited to meet up and learn more? Let us know you're coming and what topics you'd like to cover.

Let's Meet

Giveaways

Stop by Booth #2347 for exclusive items and collectibles

 

Giveaways

 
Baker & Taylor device stickers

Device Stickers

Interact with us each day in the booth to receive a limited edition device sticker featuring our mascots, Baker and Taylor!

 

Stuffed Cats

Don't miss your chance to receive a one-of-a-kind commemorative 2018 Baker or Taylor stuffed cat!

 
Baker & Taylor device stickers
Themed beads and fans

Beads and Fans

Whether you're looking to cool off or light up the show, we've got you covered with themed fans and light-up beads

 

Author Signings

 

Author Signings

 
Book Jacket: Rabbit & Robot

Andrew Smith

Rabbit & Robot

Saturday, June 23
9:30-10:30 a.m.

Book Jacket: Stella by Starlight

Sharon Draper

Stella by Starlight

Saturday, June 23
11 a.m.-12 p.m.

DL Miller & Bigfoot

DL Miller

Bigfoot

Saturday, June 23
1-2 p.m.

Book Jacket: All Different Now

Angela Johnson

All Different Now

Saturday, June 23
2:15-3:15 p.m.

Book Jacket: Beneath a Scarlet Sky

Mark Sullivan

Beneath a Scarlet Sky

Sunday, June 24
9-10 a.m.

Fan Brothers

The Fan Brothers

Ocean Meets Sky

Sunday, June 24
10-11 a.m.

Margarita Engle

Margarita Engle

Forest World

Sunday, June 24
11:15 a.m-12:15 p.m.

Natasha Ngan

Natasha Ngan

Girls of Paper and Fire

Sunday, June 24
2-3 p.m.

Brandy Colbert

Brandy Colbert

Finding Yvonne

Sunday, June 24
3-4 p.m.

Sean Quall

Sean Qualls

Grandad Mandela

Sunday, June 24
12:30-1 p.m.

Laini Taylor

Laini Taylor

Muse of Nightmares

Sunday, June 24
1-2 p.m.

Angela DiTerlizzi

Angela DiTerlizzi

The Broken Ornament

Monday, June 25
9-10 a.m.

Tony DiTerlizzi

Tony DiTerlizzi

The Broken Ornament

Monday, June 25
10-11 a.m.

Molly Idle

Molly Idle

Pearl

Monday, June 25
11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Award Sponsorships

 

Award Sponsorships

 

We are passionate about supporting libraries and the leaders who help shape reading and literacy in their communities. We are proud to sponsor awards that recognize librarian achievements. We salute the 2018 winners.

 

YALSA/Baker & Taylor Conference Grant

2018 winners- Amy Fowler (Nevins Memorial Library) and Cherity Penington (Shawnee Middle School)

YALSA/Baker & Taylor Collection Development Grant

2018 winners- Sarah Townsend (Suffolk Public Library) and Savannah Kitchens (Chilton Clanton Public Library)

Public Library Association Awards

Allie Beth Marth Award

2018 winner- Hana Zittel (Denver Public Library)

Baker & Taylor Entertainment Audio Music/Video Product Award

2018 winner- Autauga Prattville Public Library

Charlie Robinson Award

2018 winner- Mary Anne Hodel (Orange County Library Systems)