Conference/Event

ACRL 2017 and ER& L Wrap Up from LJ

An in-brief wrap up of the 2017 conferences held by the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) and Electronic Resources & Libraries (ER&L), in March and April respectively, covered trends ranging from diversity to emerging technology. http://lj.libraryjournal.com/2017/04/events/conference-catch-up/  

ACRL 2017 Conference Proceedings

Conference Proceedings: At The Helm, Leading the Transformation March 22-25, 2017, Baltimore Maryland. Individual Papers [  http://www.ala.org/acrl/conferences/acrl2017/papers ]are available in individual PDF format only. A complete version of the proceedings is available online as an open access publication (19.7 MB).…

2016 Charleston Conference, Report from Norman Buchwald

“Worth Going if You’re an Electronic Resources Librarian” By Norman Buchwald In November, 2016, as Chair of CCL-EAR, and with support from CCLCCC, I attended the renowned Charleston Conference with the deceptive subtitle, “Issues in Book and Serial Acquisition” (which…

ALA Midwinter 2017 in Atlanta

Look back on the 2017 ALA Midwinter Meeting and Exhibits—learn what the speakers and participants at the new Symposium on the Future of Libraries had to say, who won the book and media awards, exhibitor news, and other highlights of…

Library 2.017 Worldwide Virtual Conference

The San Jose State University School of Information excitedly announces the Library 2.017 Worldwide Virtual Conference. There will be three topic-specific conferences held throughout the year, with each three-hour event featuring an opening and closing keynote session and crowd-sourced presentations.…

Assessment: CCL Fall Workshop — Presentation Materials

Assessment: CCL Fall Workshop On October 19th and 20th nearly 100 of our colleagues gathered for workshops on Assessment. The morning presentation by Lola Cowling detailed the processes and outcomes for Austin Community College.  The afternoon session allowed attendees to…

Internet Librarian 2016

Internet Librarian 2016: The internet Conference and Exhibition for Librarians and Information Managers “… Internet Librarians have been on the leading edge for 20 years. What makes them different? They are innovative, willing to take risks and try different technologies…

Computers In Libraries 2016- Presentation Materials

Computers In Libraries 2016- Presentation Materials This meeting focused on innovation labs, incubating spaces, and ways to stimulate imagination and support research. The theme, Library Labs: Research, Innovation, & Imagination, aimed to do the following: Highlight library research that translates…

Future of Libraries 12.0

Future of Libraries 12.0 “Online Communities: Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me?” Wednesday, October 5, 2016 This is the twelfth in an ongoing series of conferences where speakers highlight innovations taking place in the library world today. Videos of all…

CCL 2016 Fall Regional Workshop – Assessment

Registration available at the CCLCCC.ORG website Locations: South: Ontario Sheraton Ontario Airport Hotel, 429 North Vineyard Ave, Ontario Wednesday, 10/19              9:00 to 3:00 North: Oakland Marriott Oakland City Center, 1001 Broadway (12th & Broadway), Oakland Thursday, 10/20       9:00…

Internet Librarian 2016

For librarians interested in attending the upcoming October 17-19 2016 Internet Librarian conference in Monterey, CCL has been given a discount code for registration.  That code may be accessed here: https://secure.infotoday.com/RegForms/internetlibrarian/?Priority=CCL16  

Library 2.016: LIBRARIES OF THE FUTURE

Thursday, October 6, 2016, from noon – 3 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time  Register for free today At the intersection of information, education, technology, and community, libraries and librarians are well-positioned to envision and shape the future. What are our brightest…

ALA Annual – News for Community College Librarians

Contributed by Elizabeth Bowman, Library Director, Santa Barbara City College At ALA Annual 2016, Orlando FL, there were some awesome presentations and rich conversations for and by community college librarians, and at least one major change effecting how all of…

ALA Annual — Conference Highlights

Enjoy a peek back at the programs, award celebrations, exhibits, speakers, preconferences, conversations, networking, and social events enjoyed at the 2016 ALA Annual Conference & Exhibition in Orlando. Start reading now! Download or view the retrospective Highlights issue of Cognotes—the…

ALA Annual — Top Tech Trends

TOP TECH TRENDS – 2016 ANNUAL ALA MEETING, ORLANDO  “The panel assembled by ALA’s Library Information Technology Association (LITA) for its Top Tech Trends predictions on Sunday afternoon had its work cut out for it. Not only was it the…