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Call for Proposals: 2019 Brick & Click Conference (Deadline Wednesday, March 13)

(via Michelle Haake, Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois)

Annual Brick & Click: An Academic Library Conference
Friday, November 1, 2019
Northwest Missouri State University, Maryville, Missouri

Brick & Click is seeking presenters for the 2019 conference. Now in its 19th year, the Brick & Click Library Conference is a one-day event focused on providing sessions relevant to today’s academic libraries. The conference supports the information needs of both on-ground (brick) and online (click) students, library professionals, and paraprofessionals.

Presenters Benefits

  • Opportunity to publish a paper in the conference proceedings
  • Reduced registration fee of $100.

Option to provide a 50-minute session, a 10-minute Lightning Round presentation, or both.

For more information, visit: http://libguides.nwmissouri.edu/BrickandClick

Based on feedback from last year’s conference, suggested topics include:

  • Tenure and promotion
  • Writing and publishing
  • Program Reviews and accreditation
  • Cataloging, technical services, acquisitions
  • Student engagement
  • Archives
  • Usability testing
  • Leadership
  • Accessibility
  • New technology (virtual reality, media, etc.)
  • Student employment (training or managing)

Submit your proposal(s) by March 13, 2019 at brickandclick.org.

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