The LITA Education Committee is now accepting innovative and creative proposals for workshops to be presented at the ALA Midwinter Meeting in Chicago in January. We’re looking for interactive full day workshops on technology in libraries–use of, new ideas for, and trends.
*When/Where is the Conference?*
2015 ALA Midwinter Conference; January 30–February 3, 2015, Chicago, IL
*What kind of topics are we looking for? *
We’re looking for workshops that offer a deeper dive into subjects and provide hands on experience with technology currently being used and emerging in libraries.
*When are proposals due? *
August 4, 2014
*How I do submit a proposal? *
Program descriptions should be 75 words or less.
*When will I have an answer? *
The committee will be reviewing proposals after August 4, final decisions will be made before September.
*Do I have to be a member of ALA/LITA/an IG/a committee?*
No! We welcome proposals from anyone who feels they have something to offer regarding library technology. Unfortunately, we are not able to provide financial support for speakers. If you are submitting a proposal on behalf of an IG, please let us know!
*Got another question?*
Please feel free to email me (firstname.lastname@example.org) and the committee will figure it out.
Abigail Goben, MLS