|2019 Plenary session videos now available! Opening Keynote: Building Trust When Truth Fractures – Brewster Kahle, Internet Archive; Moderated by Courtney McAllister, Yale University. Plenary Panel: A Collaborative Imperative? Libraries and the Emerging Scholarly Communication Future – Lorcan Dempsey, OCLC; Jason Price, SCELC Library Consortium; Alicia Wise, Information Power Ltd.; Moderated by Beth Bernhardt, Oxford University Press.|
Keynote Plenary: Anticipating the Future of Biomedical Communications – Patricia Brennan, National Library of Medicine; Moderated by Meg White, Rittenhouse Book Distributors.
Keynote Plenary: Collaborating to Support the Research Community: The Next Chapter – Kumsal Bayazit, Elsevier; Moderated by Cris Ferguson, Murray State University.
Plenary Panel: The Long Arm of the Law – Michelle M. Wu, Georgetown University Law Center; William Hannay, Schifff Hardin LLP; Moderated by Ann Okerson, Center for Research Libraries (CRL)
All 2019 conference sessions were recorded, unless otherwise requested by the presenters, and we’ll be working to add content to our YouTube channel and linking it to the conference website over the coming weeks. Check back for updates!
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.