Information Technology

News for Week of August 17, 2020

  • 1.  News for Week of August 17, 2020

    Posted 08-17-2020 13:40

    2020 SLA Poster Session. You can still submit a poster abstract for the SLA 2020 Conference– posters will be showcased online. Submission guidelines are at https://connect.sla.org/ac2020/participate2/posters. New deadline is Thursday, August 20, at 11:59 pm EST (not the 24th as noted last week).

    SLA Open Board Meeting Recording Available – if you missed this meeting on Wed., Aug. 12, you can view the recording at https://register.gotowebinar.com/recording/4897103153221897222

    SLA Asian Chapter Webinar on Special Librarianship - Aug 22, 2020 at 6:00 PM IST (India Time)/ 8:30 AM EDT US & Canada Time at (Saturday). Presenters Stephen Abram Jill Strand, and Abby Walters. Find out more about the presenters and how to register at https://tinyurl.com/y3nue8dl.

    Additional Session Proposals for SLA 2020 Annual Conference Requested. SLA has reopened "the call for session submissions on the topics of the COVID-19 pandemic, diversity, equality and inclusion (DEI), and social justice. Only submissions that fall under these topics and are relevant to library and information professionals will be considered. Proposals may be submitted by SLA Community conference planners or by individuals. The deadline for submission is 5:00 pm ET on Monday, August 24th."  Instructions for submitting are at https://tinyurl.com/y3s9f78a.



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