All offices of the American Library Association will be closed Wednesday, December 24, and Thursday, December 25, for the Christmas holiday. All offices will also be closed Thursday, January 1, 2009, for New Year’s Day.
In addition, the Chicago office will be closed Friday, December 26, and Friday, January 2, in a cost-saving measure. The extra closing days will save approximately $15,000 in energy costs.
Regular hours (M-F, 8:30-4:30 Central Time for Chicago, and 8:30-4:30 Eastern Time for Washington Office and Choice) will be in effect December 29-31, and will resume January 5, 2009.