Register now <https://2019.alaannual.org/registration/register-now> for
this unique and affordable LITA workshop at the upcoming ALA Annual
Conference in Washington, DC <https://2019.alaannual.org/>.
*Friday June 21, 2019, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm*
Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Room 150A
Join other women and non-binary technology library workers in a safe and
welcoming space to explore common challenges faced, learn strategies for
dealing with them, and discuss specific tools to build your confidence
at AvramCamp, LITA’s AdaCamp-inspired <https://adacamp.org/> event.
Our goal is to create a support network and increase participation from
underrepresented groups in open technology and culture to further the
library community’s goals of ensuring equitable access to information for
Read ALA Emerging Leader Aisha Conner-Gaten’s report on her experiences at
Of the 2018 participants surveyed, 100% agreed that they learned new
strategies and felt more confident about what they learned.
- “AvramCamp was well worth attending and one of the most interactive
and engaging preconferences I ever attended.” – Joslyn
- “Thank you for this event! I’m still processing it, but my heart (and
my head) is full.” – Amanda
You can add AvramCamp during the regular conference registration process or
go back and add it using the link in your confirmation email. Not attending
the full conference? Register
<https://2019.alaannual.org/registration/register-now> using the “Single
Session” option and choose just the preconference.
We thank our sponsor, OCLC <https://www.oclc.org/en/home.html>, for
supporting travel scholarships to help build connections for participants
who would not otherwise have access to these opportunities.
*Questions or Comments?*
For other questions or comments related to LITA events, contact us at (312)
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