Don't Miss the 2015 LITA Forum <http://litaforum.org/>
November 12-15, 2015
Registration is Now Open!<http://litaforum.org/registrationtravel/>
Join us in Minneapolis, Minnesota, at the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis for the 2015 LITA Forum<http://litaforum.org/>, a three-day education and networking event featuring 2 preconferences, 3 keynote sessions, more than 55 concurrent sessions and 15 poster presentations. This year including content and planning collaboration with LLAMA<http://www.ala.org/llama/>. It's the 18th annual gathering of the highly regarded LITA Forum for technology-minded information professionals. Meet with your colleagues involved in new and leading edge technologies in the library and information technology field. Registration is limited in order to preserve the important networking advantages of a smaller conference. Attendees take advantage of the informal Friday evening reception, networking dinners and other social opportunities to get to know colleagues and speakers.
* Mx A. Matienzo, Director of Technology for the Digital Public Library of America
* Carson Block, Carson Block Consulting Inc.
* Lisa Welchman, President of Digital Governance Solutions at ActiveStandards.
The Preconference Workshops:<http://litaforum.org/attending/preconferences/>
* So You Want to Make a Makerspace: Strategic Leadership to support the Integration of new and disruptive technologies into Libraries: Practical Tips, Tricks, Strategies, and Solutions for bringing making, fabrication and content creation to your library.
* Beyond Web Page Analytics: Using Google tools to assess searcher behavior across web properties.
Comments from past attendees:
"Best conference I've been to in terms of practical, usable ideas that I can implement at my library."
"I get so inspired by the presentations and conversations with colleagues who are dealing with the same sorts of issues that I am."
"After LITA I return to my institution excited to implement solutions I find here."
"This is always the most informative conference! It inspires me to develop new programs and plan initiatives."
EBSCO<http://www.ebsco.com/>, Ex Libris<http://www.exlibrisgroup.com/>, Optimal Workshop<https://www.optimalworkshop.com/>, OCLC<http://www.oclc.org/>, Innovative<http://www.iii.com/>, BiblioCommons<http://www.bibliocommons.com/>, Springshare<http://springshare.com/>, A Book Apart<http://abookapart.com/> and Rosenfeld Media<http://rosenfeldmedia.com/>.
Get all the details, register and book a hotel room at the 2015 Forum Web site<http://litaforum.org/>.
See you in Minneapolis!!!
Tammy Allgood Wolf
Lita Forum Planning Committee
Manager of Discovery Services
Informatics and Cyberinfrastructure Services
Arizona State University