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Catherine Lavallée-Welch and Gary Price to Keynote 2022 SLA Midwest Symposium

  • 1.  Catherine Lavallée-Welch and Gary Price to Keynote 2022 SLA Midwest Symposium

    Posted 05-24-2022 10:21
    Five Midwestern communities of the Special Libraries Association (SLA) are partnering to host an online symposium on June 10th. The keynote speakers will be Gary Price and Catherine Lavallée-Welch.

    The SLA Midwest Symposium is an annual, online event co-hosted by the Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, and Saint Louis communities of SLA. This year's event will focus on the theme of the Transformation of Librarianship.

    Gary Price is a librarian, writer, consultant, and founder of infoDOCKET. SLA President and academic librarian, Catherine Lavallée-Welch will be providing the opening keynote.

    The event will also feature three educational sessions, lightning talks, and opportunities for networking. The symposium takes place Friday, June 10, 9am-1pm Central.

    SLA Midwest Symposium registration is live! We invite all librarians and students to join us for a cross disciplinary look at the transformation of librarianship. SLA members are $10 and nonmembers $20. For more information, please contact Valerie Moore, SLA-IL President-Elect, slailpresidentelect@gmail.com.

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    Dan Bostrom
    Member Engagement Manager
    Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS)
    dan.bostrom@railslibraries.info
    630.734.5152
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