Posted on September 10, 2013.
Looking for a practical, reasonably priced, one day conference with sessions covering the latest trends, issues and solutions related to on-campus and online academic library users?
Attend Brick and Click Libraries on November 1, 2013 for $135 (price includes meals and Proceedings). This year’s program includes sessions on student worker development, marketing for community engagement, apps for research and collaboration, space redesign, and so much more. For a complete session and lightning round list, visit http://bit.ly/BCsessions.
Register at http://bit.ly/BCccard through October 11, 2013.
Brick and Click is hosted by Northwest Missouri State University, located in Maryville, Missouri (approximately an hour and 10 minutes north of the Kansas City International airport). To view inexpensive lodging options, go to http://bit.ly/BClodging.
Cordially, Carolyn and Kathy
Kathy Hart & Carolyn Johnson
Co-Coordinators, Brick & Click Libraries
Northwest Missouri State University
B.D. Owens Library
800 University Drive
Maryville, MO 64468
For more information: http://bit.ly/contactBC
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Posted on August 15, 2013.
SLA has partnered with ASLIB to offer our members the ASLIB-member rate on the ASLIB Knowledge & Information Strategy Summit (AKISS). The summit is currently offering members its early bird rate until October 1st. SLA’s President-Elect will be in attendance as a presenter.
Brief conference details are below, or follow the link to register as an ASLIB member. The British Library, London will host AKISS 2013 – The ASLIB Knowledge and Information Strategy Summit, on 5-6 December 2013.
Roly Keating, Chief Executive of The British Library will chair Day 1 of the conference and on Day 2 Oliver Morley, Chief Executive and Keeper at The National Archives in the UK will preside as chair.
An introductory address will be made by Neelie Kroes, Vice-President of the European Commission who is responsible for overseeing the Digital Agenda in Europe. Neelie Kroes will discuss how the Internet and digital technologies have fundamentally changed the way information is produced, stored, distributed and consumed.
Other speakers include Robert Bond, Mark Field, MP, Roly Keating, Naomi Korn, Neelie Kroes, Richard Newton, Euan Semple, and SLA President-Elect, Kate Arnold.
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Posted on August 14, 2013.
Registration is now open for the Second Annual Designing Libraries for the 21st Century Conference October 6-8, 2013. Registration will be limited to facilitate substantive interactions with attendees and speakers during this single-track conference.
On the website you’ll find information on a technology pre-conference, tours, and conference sessions; more detail on speakers will be posted soon. The conference will be located at the new James B . Hunt Jr. Library on the campus of North Carolina State University in Raleigh, NC. The conference is cosponsored by NCSU, the University of Calgary, and the Coalition for Networked Information.
For more information about the Designing Libraries for the 21st Century II conference, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Posted on August 13, 2013.
Hack the Library!
This is your chance to share your ideas!
Deadline is September 16, 2013
Information Today, Inc., a key provider of technology conferences for more than thirty years with Internet Librarian and KMWorld, is pleased to announce the 29th annual Computers in Libraries – the most comprehensive North American conference and exhibition concentrating all aspects of library technology.
Our theme, Hack the Library!, highlights the creative solutions, technologies and practices that those working with computers in libraries or libraries in computers are dealing with today. Libraries are changing – building creative spaces with learning commons and makerspaces; engaging audiences in different ways with community managers and embedded librarians; advocating for learning and literacy in new and exciting ways.
The focus of the conference is on leading edge technology that allows us to engage with, and bring strategic value to, our user communities. It provides the latest information and practices for you to make informed choices for your community — whether it is an academic, corporate, non-profit, public, or school library community.
If you would like to participate in Computers in Libraries 2014 as a speaker or workshop leader, please submit a proposal as soon as possible (September 16, 2013 at the very latest). Include the following brief details of your proposed presentation on the form: title, abstract, a few sentences of biographical information that relate you to the topic, and full contact information for you and your co-presenters (title, address, email, phone & fax). All abstracts are reviewed by the Organizing/Review Committee and notification regarding acceptance will be made in the fall.
Click here for a list of topics. Don’t let this list limit your imagination!
We look forward to hearing from you!
Dysart & Jones Associates
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Posted on August 9, 2013.
Posted in Conferences, News