Tuesday, September 21, 2010

WAAL Conference Proposals Due October 15

The WAAL 2011 Conference Planning Committee invites proposals for 75-minute breakout sessions for Renew, Energize, Sustain: WAAL 2011 at the Ramada Inn in Stevens Point, Wisconsin, April 26-29, 2011.

Proposals and recommendations for presentations, panels and workshops are welcome. Target areas for sessions from the 2010 conference evaluations and possible topic ideas include (but are not limited to):
  • Sustainability
  • Information Literacy
  • Resource Sharing
  • Access Services
  • Technical Services
  • Distance Librarianship
  • Managing student employees
  • Weeding
  • Instruction and Teaching
  • Marketing
  • Small Libraries
  • Emerging Technologies
  • Digital Preservation

To submit a breakout session proposal please forward the following information:
1. Abstract of the program (300 words or less).
2. Presenter name(s), institutional affiliation(s) and contact information.
3. Format (presentation, panel discussion, workshop, etc.).
4. Equipment needs.

Proposals are due by October 15, 2010.

Please note that WAAL requires that all program presenters register for the day of the conference when they will present.  Non-member presenters will be allowed to register at the member rate.

Please send via email all proposals and questions to Andrew Prellwitz

Andrew Prellwitz
User Services Librarian
Lane Library
Ripon College
300 Seward Street
Ripon, Wisconsin  54971

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