Reinventing Yourself Professionally: A Panel Discussion

When:  May 15, 2019 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (ET)

Constant, unrelenting change means that librarians and information professionals face a serious challenge: the necessity of professional reinvention. DC/SLA invites you to a lively and stimulating discussion designed to help guide your own professional reinvention, at any stage of your career journey. You will learn from expert panelists about their own professional reinventions, with valuable tips about what you can apply in your career. You’ll also have the opportunity to discuss your own reinvention experiences. Don’t miss this opportunity to begin taking the right steps to reinventing yourself for a brighter professional future!

Featured panelists:

  • Betsy Jayasuriya: Chief Librarian, U.S. Department of Justice
  • Raymond Maxwell: Assistant Librarian, Moorland-Spingarn Research Center
  • Tom Nielsen: Adjunct Librarian, CUNY York College
  • Bruce Rosenstein: Managing Editor, Leader to Leader; Adjunct Professor (“The Special Library/Information Center”) at The Catholic University of America. (moderator)
  • Jan Zastrow: Archivist/Librarian/Researcher/Writer


  • Metro Station: Farragut North
  • Public Parking: 1150 18th St NW Garage; 1130 Connecticut Ave NW Garage; 1800 M St NW Garage
  • REGISTRATION: Advance registration required by May14th.
  • QUESTIONS: Please contact Samuel Russell at

We would like to thank LexisNexis for sponsoring this event.

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