It’s official! Plans for the 2008 NHLA Annual Business Meeting have been finalized, and a brochure/registration form can now be downloaded here. The meeting will take place at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Nashua, and the theme of the day is "21st Century Information Literacy: Patrons & Librarians".
Here is an overview of how the day is planned:
9:00-9:30: Registration and Continental Buffet Breakfast
9:30-11:00: "Adult Literacy Programs, Keys to Success" featuring presentations by Beth Sabol (Manchester City Library), Judy Fournier (Fuller Public Library in Hillsboro, NH) and Nancy Ladd (Pillsbury Free Library in Warner, NH).
11:15-12:30: "Federated Searching Case Study: NELLCO" featuring presentations by Tracy Thompson Executive Director of the New England Law Library Consortium and Roberta Woods, Assistant Professor of Research at the Franklin Pierce Law Center and the Pierce Law Library.
12:30-1:30: Lunch Buffet
1:30-2:00: Annual NHLA Membership Meeting
2:15-3:30: "21st Century Information Literacy" featuring a presentation by Heidi McCann, Reference and Instructional Services Librarian at Mount Wachusett Community College.
Biographies for each of the presenters will be provided along with other detailed event information on the Fall Business Meeting webpage. Please direct questions to me (skbutzel at lib.cityofportsmouth.com) or give me a call at 603-766-1711. I hope to see you all in Nashua!