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Keynote Speaker - Lee Rainie & Pew Reports

  • 1.  Keynote Speaker - Lee Rainie & Pew Reports

    Posted 29 days ago
    Colleagues,   The Military Libraries Training Workshop (MLTW) 2019 at the DoubleTree Hotel, Arlington, VA, Dec 9-13 (inclusive) will feature Lee Rainie, Pew Research Center director of Internet and Technology Research as the Tuesday, Dec 10th Keynote Speaker.  https://connect.sla.org/military/events/mltw-2019

    https://www.pewinternet.org/topics/libraries/ provides a link to several studies by the Pew Research Center.

    See below for more info on Lee Rainie presentations as well as some recent research on other timely topics by the Pew Research Center.
          Sharon

    How Librarians Can Save This Country (6:34)

    Pew Research Center director of Internet and Technology Research Lee Rainie argues that librarians are ideally positioned to cure Americans' malaise and explains how they can do it from his keynote at Computers in Libraries 2019.

    https://cil.brightcovegallery.com/detail/videos/2019-short-cuts/video/6029165198001/how-librarians-can-save-this-country?autoStart=true&page=2#links

     

    Recent Pew Research Center Reports

    by Brandi Scardilli

    NewsBreaks often covers the latest surveys and reports from Pew Research Center, "a nonpartisan fact tank that informs the public about the issues, attitudes and trends shaping America and the world." Here are some of the latest reports from each of the eight topic sections.

    http://newsbreaks.infotoday.com/Spotlight/Recent-Pew-Research-Center-Reports-134329.asp

     

    Source:  ITI Newslink, Oct 22, 2019

    REGISTER FOR MLTW 2019 @  https://www.regonline.com/militarylibrariestrainingworkshop/2019

     



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    Sharon Lenius
    [Federal Librarian - Retired]
    leniussa@gmail.com
    'Tolle Lege!' ('Take up and read')
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