IAMSLIC Conference proposals due April 19th

The deadline for submitting proposals for the 39th IAMSLIC Conference is less than 3 weeks away!

This year’s theme Visualizing a Bright Future offers limitless possibilities for presentation topics, including:

  • New roles for libraries and librarians (e.g. data curation, digital preservation, digitization, scholarly communications)
  • Communicating the value of service to the organization
  • Consolidation of physical libraries to respond to fiscal realities – can this scenario present new opportunities?
  • Importance of partnerships and collaboration
  • Embedded librarianship
  • Graphical information – data visualization, geo-referencing, information graphics, mash-ups, presenting statistics or survey results
  • Changes in collection management – demand driven acquisitions, ebooks, shared print repositories
  • Changes in publishing – mergers, Open Access, Open Data
  • Re-purposing library space
  • Mobile environments/technologies
  • Other innovations and new initiatives

Don’t delay! Review the conference home page and the Call for Proposals and then send your proposal to sally.taylor@ubc.ca

Looking forward to hearing from you!

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