The Program Planning Committee invites applications for participation in the 41st Annual SUNYLA Conference, June 17-19 at Onondaga Community College. Presentations (pre-conference and conference), panels, workshops, roundtables and posters may be on any topic addressing the broad conference theme that encompasses all areas of library expertise. Please plan on submitting a proposal today!
Among the top responses of a recent survey gauging interest in various topics were:
Doing more with less ($)
Open Source Software
Electronic Resource Management
Pushing for Better Technologies
Following the session format of past years, the 2009 Conference will offer:
Pre-conference workshops that last anywhere from 2-3 hours
Conference sessions for both 45-minute and 90-minute time slots
Please select the length of time that would be most appropriate for your session.
If you are interested in presenting at this year's conference, we look forward to receiving your proposal. While we investigate the creation of an online form, please feel free to express your interest in presenting by e-mailing, snail mailing, or faxing the appropriate address listed below. Please include names and SUNY units for all designated participants per session.Please refer to the "Guidelines for the SUNYLA Annual Conference Expenses" available at http://tiny.cc/7Tczs for information on expense reimbursement.Deadline for proposals is March 9, 2009.
Send proposals or questions to:
Geneseo, NY 14454
University Libraries at Albany
Albany, NY 12222
Phone: (518) 442-3591
Fax: (518) 442-3567