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, (SLA IL, SLA IA, SLA IN, SLA MI) 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 "Leveraging Non-Traditional Library Instruction to Increase Engagement"
  • Laura Turner, Caterpillar Inc., “Partnership Projects – Expanding Expertise while Widening your Network"
  • Sophia and Senovia Guevara, Information Today Columnists, “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


Online Instructions:
Login: Login URL and instructions will be sent to the registrants at a later date.

Pricing Information

Registration Price
Member $10.00
Non-member $20.00