The Indiana State Library will be hosting the 2018 Institutional Libraries Workshop
Date: Monday, November 19, 2018
Location: Indiana State Library - History Reference Room (2nd floor)
This year's keynote speaker will be Debra DesVignes
, Founder of the Indiana Prison Writer's Workshop
. Debra will describe her experiences and successes working with inmates to improve their writing skills, giving them a creative and therapeutic outlet.
Other topics covered may include:
- Resource sharing/interlibrary loan - Learn more about Indiana Share, InfoExpress, and other resources available to institutional libraries.
- Grants for Institutional Libraries - learn about LSTA Technology grants and other sources of funding for your institutional library
- Open discussion - there will be a chance to connect with colleagues to discuss concerns and successes.
Registered attendees will be eligible to earn LEUs or ACA contact hours (ACA Standard #4-4507).
There is no charge to attend. Limited parking may be available in the Senate Avenue parking facility. Please enter the garage using the far right lane with the ticket kiosk. If your state badge does not provide entry, please take a ticket which will be validated for you before leaving (please bring your ticket with you). If garage parking is unavailable, there is metered parking on the blocks surrounding the government center. Visit http://www.downtownindy.org/get-around-downtown/maps/
to see other options.
The Indiana State Library will make all reasonable modifications to policies and programs to ensure that people with disabilities have an equal opportunity to enjoy all of its programs, services, and activities. If you require an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication, or a modification of policies or procedures to participate in this program, service, or activity of the Indiana State Library, please contact the agency's ADA Coordinator, Faye Brookins (FBrookins@spd.IN.gov or (317) 233-1184). Notice of a needed accommodation should be provided as soon as possible to allow time for the State Library to arrange for the accommodation; however, notice of a needed accommodation must be provided to one of the above contacts no later than 48 hours in advance.