Educause Annual Conference – October 14-17 2019, Chicago IL
The EDUCAUSE Annual Conference showcases the best thinking in higher education IT!
With the best presenters, the best content, and the best networking, the premier higher ed IT event brings together professionals and technology providers from around the world to share ideas, grow professionally, and discover solutions to today’s challenges. It’s the largest gathering of your peers…people you can relate to, learn from, and stay connected to throughout the year.
Join us in the “Windy City” as we converge in Chicago for the best of what matters most to you and your profession…”
Internet Librarian 2019 – October 21-23 2019, Monterey CA
Join us this October in beautiful Monterey, California for three days of practical advice, inspiring thought leadership, and in-depth training. Join your peers to learn, share, and celebrate the disruptive trends shaping the future of libraries and information professionals. See where the information industry is going, and how to get there first.
Internet Librarians have been reaching out as never before to their various communities and providing an array of services through all kinds of channels. Now Internet Librarians are going beyond these amazing roles and service programs as Catalysts: Building Smart Campuses, Companies & Communities. Be there as we hear from extraordinary librarians and information professionals; look at new smart models; test new and emerging technology; and measure and communicate the impact of exciting new products and services they are creating and the groups and suppliers with whom they are partnering…
Brick & Click – November 1 2019, Maryville MO
Join us this fall on November 1, 2019 for the Brick & Click academic library conference! Now in its 19th year, the Brick & Click Library Conference is a one-day event focused on providing sessions relevant to today’s academic libraries. The conference supports the information needs of both on-ground (brick) and online (click) students, library professionals, and paraprofessionals. The conference is held at Northwest Missouri State University in Maryville, Missouri, on the 3rd floor of the J. W. Jones Student Union. Parking is free with a permit that is included in with your registration. Details about parking are emailed near the time of the conference.
|ALCTS Upcoming Education Events|
|October 15||Team Building in Technical Services: How to Boost Morale and Motivate Staff||e-Forum Discussion|
|October 16||A Compass for the Digital Frontier Series||Webinar|
|October 16||A Field Guide to Digital Preservation||Webinar|
|October 23||Why (Not) Digitize?||Webinar|
|October 30||Wayfinding for Digital Preservation||Webinar|
|November 6||Research Data Discovery: Developing a Data Catalog||Webinar|
|December 4||Preserving Podcasts: How Libraries Can Help||Webinar|
Tom is originally from Brooklyn N.Y but has spent his entire professional career in South Carolina, most recently as Head of Reference Services at the College of Charleston. As part of the Against the Grain and Charleston Conference team, he serves as the associate editor of the print ATG as well as the co-editor of the webpage. Tom’s conference duties include coordinating the Penthouse Suite interviews as well as the conference poster sessions.
He received his MLS from the University of Buffalo, SUNY and a second master’s in public administration from the College of Charleston and the Univ. of South Carolina. His wife Carol and he live in downtown Charleston and she is an artist and a tour guide offering historic walking tours of the city.