Look into the Crystal Ball: Future Directions for Higher Education and Academic Libraries

When: 
Saturday, June 27, 2015 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm

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Presenters: 
Speaker: Chris Bourg, Director of Libraries, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Speaker: Deanna Marcum, Managing Director, Ithaka S+R
Speaker: Janice Jaguszewski, Director and Associate University Librarian, Health Sciences, University of Minnesota Libraries
Speaker: Mitchell Stevens, Associate Professor of Education and Sociology, Stanford University
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How should we approach the future? Speakers from Ithaka S+R and Stanford's Graduate School of Education will identify broad transformations within and future directions for higher education. Academic librarians will then discuss how these transformations affect the organization and structure of university libraries, liaison roles, collections, and instruction and outreach. The program will conclude by engaging the audience in a discussion of how changes in higher education are playing out at their own institutions.

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Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 8:45am PDT
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Could each presenter's slides be posted?

Hi Trisha,

I've added the slides to ALA Connect: http://connect.ala.org/node/239566

Maura