Friday Uncommons Schedule

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Time Title Presenter
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM National Ebook Exchange Michelle Bickert
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Refugees and Asylum Seekers @ Your Library Clara M. Chu and Susan Schnuer
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM SUNYLA Carrie Fishner
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM Rainbow Book Chat: Gab about LGBTQ books for youth and teens Jess Alexander

 

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

National Ebook Exchange

Library ebook leaders discussing LEAP and other projects.

Presented by Michelle Bickert

 

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Refugees and Asylum Seekers @ Your Library

How can libraries better serve refugees and asylum seekers? The Mortenson Center for International Library Programs has partnered with ALA on an IMLS-funded Project Welcome planning grant that aims to learn about and articulate ways libraries can address the information needs of refugees and asylum seekers in order to support and empower them in their resettlement and integration process.

Presented by Clara M. Chu and Susan Schnuer

 

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

SUNYLA

A chance for all the SUNY Librarians to meet up and compare notes.

Presented by Carrie Fishner

 

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Rainbow Book Chat: Gab about LGBTQ books for youth and teens

Come chat with us about LGBTQ books for youth and teens. Share your favorites. Discover new titles. Munchies will be provided.

Presented by Jess Alexander