Free LLAMA Webinar Addresses the Evolution of Library Interiors and How Design Supports the Expanding Role of Libraries

The Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA) and the International Interior Design Association (IIDA) will present “Evolution of Library Interiors: How Design Supports the Expanding Role of Libraries,” on Tues., Jan. 30, at 11:00 am – 12:30 pm (Central time). This free webinar will feature jurors of the ALA/IIDA Library Interior Design Awards discussing excellence in library interior design, and how designers can incorporate aesthetics, creativity, and function with satisfaction of the client’s objectives.

Presenters: Jessica N. Kayongo, J.D, M.A., Sociology Librarian, Hesburgh Libraries, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN; Mindy Sorg, IIDA, NCIDQ, LEED AP, Senior Registered Interior Designer, OPN Architects, Cedar Rapids, IA

At the end of the webinar, attendees will…

– Understand how libraries as an institution have evolved and how older interiors no longer support the multiple functions of the modern library.

– Understand the societal factors that are driving change in library interiors.

– Understand how new library interiors support current and future technology, provide new revenue opportunities, promote transparency, and serve multiple populations in a community.

This webinar will address LLAMA’s foundational leadership competencies in collaboration and partnerships; and project management.

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Can’t attend the live event?  No problem! If you register, you will automatically receive a link to the recorded version for later viewing

Tech Requirements: This webinar uses GoToWebinar software, which may require a small download

For questions about this webinar or other LLAMA programs, contact: Fred Reuland.

About the Library Leadership and Management Association
The Library Leadership and Management Association ( advances outstanding leadership and management practices in library and information services by encouraging and nurturing individual excellence in current and aspiring library leaders. LLAMA is a division of the American Library Association.



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