Copley Library is hosting its first annual Digital Initiatives Symposium on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 from 9:00am – 5:30 pm. The symposium will be held at the Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice at the University of San Diego. Join the library for a day-long event focused on digital elements of library ecosystems and institutional repositories.
Featured keynote speakers will be:
Lorraine Haricombe, Dean of the University of Kansas Libraries
Lee Van Orsdel, Dean of University Libraries at Grand Valley State University
Speakers and panelists include:
Loretta Parham and Elizabeth McClenney, Atlanta University Center, Woodruff Library
Anna Chiaretta Lavatelli, Kristi Ehrig-Burgess, Alan Renga, Rosa Longacre, Balboa Park Online Collaborative
Joy Painter and George Porter, California Institute of Technology
Michele Wyngard, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Mark Stover and Andrew Weiss, California State University Northridge
Carmen Mitchell and Barbara Taylor, California State University San Marcos
Steven Van Tuyl, Carnegie Mellon University
Allegra Swift, Claremont Colleges
Chris Vinson, Andrew Wesolek, Jill Bunch, Clemson University
Debra Skinner, Georgia Southern University
Terri Fishel, Macalester College
Roger Smith, Cristela Garcia-Spitz, Matt Critchlow, University of California San Diego
Frances Wright and Nichole Rustad, University of Dayton
Ellen Ramsey, University of Virginia
For the complete program, please visit our website. There will be a bepress Digital Commons user group meeting in the afternoon.
Who should attend?
Librarians and other professionals interested in or involved with:
Digital aspects of library ecosystems
The development or maintenance of institutional repositories and other projects
Register now at http://tiny.cc/f32hbx ($35 registration includes lunch and afternoon refreshments.)
Please register by March 25, 2014.