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Code4Lib Edmonton would like to invite you to an evening of library
technology lightning talks.

When: 6:30pm - 9:00pm, Thursday, November 21, 2013.

Where: The Edmonton Room, Stanley Milner Branch, Edmonton Public Library.

(7 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton)

Each presentation will be ten minutes long, and will cover a range of
topics. We will start the evening off with a tour of the new Edmonton
Public Library Makerspace at 6:30, and start the lightning talks at 7:00.
Following the lightning talks, there will be opportunity for questions and

The presentation topics are as follows:


   3rd Party Library APIs for Library Programming

   Minecraft and Raspberry Pi

   Early adoption of Serials Solutions’ Summon 2.0

   EPL's MeCard

   Libraries as APIs: a digital humanities perspective

   Using OpenRefine to Tame your Data

   D3 Visualization and Twitter

   Integrating eReserves in an academic library

   The Sinatra web framework for Ruby

The Code4Lib community is a group of computer programmers and library
technologists who largely work for and with libraries. Code4Lib Edmonton
began in the summer of 2013 with a view to bringing together library
technologists from Edmonton and the surrounding area.

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Thanks very much - Code4Lib Edmonton hopes to see you there!


Sam Popowich

Discovery Systems Librarian

University of Alberta Library

Edmonton, Alberta

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