Registration is open to SLA 2014 Annual Conference...

Mar 18, 2014 by

Registration is at http://www.sla.org/attend/2014-annual-conference/register/ . The online planner is at http://www.sla.org/2014-online-planner/. Early bird ends on April 11, 2014 and I do get to get going myself to register. All other travel plans are set though...

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Mass and Matter: Public Access to Scientific Discovery symposium...

Sep 8, 2006 by

The University of Kansas Medical Center will sponsor a symposium called Mass and Matter: Public Access to Scientific Discovery on October 6th. On topic will be current and emerging practices for publishing, delivering and sharing scientific research, data and tools as well as opportunities for making the best use of technologies that integrate and improve access to scientific research. The symposium will take place from 8am to 2pm at the Center, in Kanas City. Registration is $35 and includes breakfast and lunch. Presenters are: Heather Joseph, Executive Director of SPARC Daviess Menefee, Director of Library Relations for the Americas at Elsevier Alice Ra’anan, Director of Government Relations and Public Policy for the American Physiological Society Melissa Norton, Medical Editor for BioMed Central John Wilbanks, Executive Director of Science Commons Gavin Yamey, Senior Editor for...

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In Baltimore

Jun 10, 2006 by

I’m now in Baltimore, for the SLA conference. Activites for me have already started with a business meeting for the IT Division. I’ll try to post as much as I can during the conference (hey, Days Inn has free wireless, although weak, in the rooms!). Don’t forget about the SLA Bloggers Get-Together on Monday. I look forward to discuss blogging with...

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METRO Science Librarians SIG meeting...

May 29, 2006 by

The next METRO Science Librarians SIG meeting will be held Tuesday June 6, 2006 1:30-4:30 PM at the METRO Headquarters, 57 East 11th Street, 4th Floor, in New York City. Speakers: Helen Ann Brown of the Weill Cornell Medical Library will demonstrate Medline searching using PubMed, Ovid, and Knowledge Finder. Robert Olley of the Bronx Zoo Library will give a talk titled “Gnu at the Zoo: Gathering and Disseminating Information in Zoology and Conservation Biology.” For further information, contact Bruce...

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