Advocacy and the Academic Library Conversations Series

The ACRL Advocacy Committee is sponsoring a conversations series titled “Advocacy and the Academic Library” this winter and spring. This free series features interactive online talks with leading voices in advocating library value. Conversations in the series include:

Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2011: “’Big Tent’ Advocacy: Shared Goals, Imagined Boundaries” – Andy Woodworth, Bordentown (N.J.) Library – 3 p.m. CST

Tuesday, March 22, 2011: “Digital Advocacy: Tools for Reasserting Library Value” — Kim Leeder and Memo Cordova, Boise State University – 1 p.m. CST

Monday, April 18, 2011: “Advocating from the Front Lines” — Maureen Sullivan, Maureen Sullivan Associates – noon CST

All sessions will be held in the iLinc online meeting software. Session access and an iLinc system check are available at http://tinyurl.com/acrl-advocacy. Scroll through the list of events to locate the series sessions.

Contact Valerie Glenn (vglenn@ua.edu) or Eric Frierson (ericfr@stedwards.edu) with questions about the series.