Information Technology

News for week of May 11, 2020

  • 1.  News for week of May 11, 2020

    Posted 05-11-2020 12:35

    March-April Issue of Information Outlook Now Available. The theme of the issue is "The Evolution of Research.  https://www.sla.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/IO-MarApr2020-web.pdf.

    Request for Input for Technology and Innovation Topics. SLA will be offering a virtual half-day event on June 30 focusing on innovation and technology. Go to https://tinyurl.com/y9fy8za3 and use the padlet link to provide your feedback on what you would be interested in learning about.

    The Publishing Librarian: Becoming a Publisher, Starting a Printing Press, & Creating Content! Diversity Webinar Series. Wed., May 13, 2020 at 11 AM PT. This is part of the Diversity Webinar Series from the San Jose State University School of Information. Find out more and register at https://tinyurl.com/ybsrfqe7.

    ArcGIS StoryMaps Training Webinar – Wed., May 13, 2020 at 2pm ET. Hosted by the Maryland and DC Chapters of SLA. To register and learn more about this session go to https://tinyurl.com/ydfm6qzs.

    Transferable Skills: Tips for Library Career Transitions – Tara Murray, 2020 SLA President, will present at this SLA Asian Chapter Webinar. Thu., May 14, 2020 6:45 AM EDT. Details and registration information at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2586758741237417486.

    Library Services and User Needs during COVID-19 – SLA Virtual Roundtable. Thurs., May 14, 2 PM ET. Learn more and register at https://tinyurl.com/y7e27xu4T.

    SLA Virtual Hangout – T-Shirt Time – Friday, May 15, 2020, 4 PM ET. "Join your fellow SLAers as we wear our favorite/most interesting T-shirt and share the story behind it."

    Register at https://tinyurl.com/y76glg3r.

    SLA 2020 Conference Registration Open. Early registration until August 19, 2020. https://connect.sla.org/ac2020/registration1. Conference will be held Oct. 15-18, 2020 in Charlotte, North Carolina.



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    Esther Gil
    PR Chair
    SLA – IT Division
    egil@du.edu
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