SLA Midwest Symposium, Friday July 31st

When:  Jul 31, 2020 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM (CT)
Associated with  Illinois: Open Community
Join the Midwest SLA Communities in learning from these experts about library instruction, networking, project advocacy, and connecting your library users to digital resources:

  • David Stern, Saint Xavier University, “Needle, Meet Haystack:  Connecting Users to Journals"
  • Samuel Hansen, University of Michigan “No Limits:  Growing Students’ Skills by Expanding What you Teach".
  • Laura Turner, Caterpillar Inc., “Partnership Projects – Expanding Expertise while Widening your Network"
  • Sophia and Senovia Guevara, Writers for Information Today , “The Mobile Office”
  • Alex Hauser, Michigan State University, “Refresh and Remix:  Refining Library Instruction”
  • Stephanie Thoma, Confident Introvert, “Networking Remotely”
9:00 – 9:30 Welcome and chapter updates, Special guest SLA President Tara Murray

9:30 – 10:30 Lightning Talks
10:30 – 11:30 Breakout Rooms/Discussion
11:30 – 12:00 BREAK
12:00 – 1:00 Education Sessions 1 & 2
1:00 Closing comments & End

Registration Dates

Registration Ends Thursday, July 30, 2020


Online Instructions:
Login: TBD

Pricing Information

Registration Price
Member $10.00
Non-member $20.00
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