LITA’s Statement in Response to Incidents at ALA Midwinter 2019

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The Library and Information Technology Association (LITA) Board of Directors is aware that there were several reports on social media from attendees who encountered aggressive behavior, racism, and harassment at the 2019 ALA Midwinter Meeting, which violated our values of diversity, equity, and inclusion, and that there were multiple incident reports filed, including one formal […]

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LITA @ ALA Midwinter 2019 – Top Technology Trends

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If you’re going to Midwinter, don’t miss the latest Top Tech Trends panel. LITA Top Technology Trends Sunday, January 27, 2019, 1:00 – 2:30 PM Location: Washington State Convention Center, Room 618-620 LITA’s premier program on trends and advances in technology features an ongoing roundtable discussion by a panel of LITA technology experts and thought […]

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Apply now for the LITA Conference Buddy Program for the 2019 ALA Midwinter Meeting

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Applications are now open for LITA’s Conference Buddy program for ALA Midwinter 2019. The program designed to make conference attendance more approachable, foster inclusion, and build connections. Inspired by the GLBTRT Buddy Program, we hope that this program will help us to foster stronger relationships among LITA members who attend conferences and also make attendance […]

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Call for Panelists – Deadline Extended – 2019 ALA LITA Top Trends Program

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We are currently seeking nominations for panelists for the 2019 ALA Midwinter LITA Top Tech Trends program in Seattle, Washington! The submission deadline has been extended to Sunday October 28, 2018. You may nominate yourself or someone you know who would be a great addition to the panel of speakers. Submit your nominations. The next LITA Top Tech […]

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Call for Proposals, LITA @ ALA Annual 2019

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Submit your program ideas for the 2019 ALA Annual Conference Washington DC, June 20-25, 2019 LITA is now encouraging the submission of innovative and creative proposals for the 2019 Annual American Library Association Conference. We’re looking for 60 minute conference presentations. The focus should be on technology in libraries, whether that’s use of, new ideas […]

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