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Registration Open for IOLUG 2019 Spring Conference (May 10 at Indiana Wesleyan University)

(via the Indiana Online Users Group)

Register Today for IOLUG’s 2019 Spring Conference!
Tackling Data in Libraries: Opportunities and Challenges in Serving User Communities

Register at IOLUG.org<http://www.iolug.org/>
Friday, May 10th
Indiana Wesleyan University
Indianapolis North Education and Conference Center
3777 Priority Way S Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46240
Map<https://goo.gl/maps/FNMxu87VAF62>

Keynote Speaker – Jerica Copeny<http://www.iolug.org/2019/03/01/jerica-copeny-to-keynote-iolug-2019/>, Civic Data Scientist with the Evansville Vanderburgh Public Library in Evansville, IN and 2018 Library Journal Mover and Shaker

Jerica’s keynote address, “Past, Present, Future of Trailblazing with Data for Social Change,” will address using data as a tool for social change from past Examination Information trailblazers such as Ida B. Wells, Jane Addams and W.E.B. Du Bois, and discuss how various types of organizations in the present have begun to define how they are working to have an impact with data.

Other session topics include:

*   Data literacy and data science education
*   Librarians as community liaisons and data stewards
*   Data-driven assessment models in serials subscriptions
*   Evaluating point of need instruction services
*   Using data for service development and library advocacy

Registration Costs:

*   Student Registration – $35
*   Speaker Registration – $50
*   Attendee Registration – $60

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