The Digital Shift: Libraries, Ebooks and Beyond [Webinar]
Wednesday October 17, 2012
10:00 AM until 5:00 PM
The Digital Shift: Libraries, Ebooks and Beyond brings together many of the foremost practitioners in ebooks and libraries to examine the current state of the digital library.
With a full day of programming, including tracks designed specifically for public, academic and school libraries, professionals from administrative to administrators will find a wealth of new information, innovative ideas and best practices to put to use in their own libraries.
The Program will feature:
Popular, pioneering keynote authors discussing the big ideas and the nature of the evolving ‘book’ in our digital future
Public, Academic and K-12 tracks focusing on digital challenges and shifts being experienced by libraries and educational institutions
A closer look at the value of libraries in the ebook space and how libraries can assure their users’ access to ebooks
Spotlight on product use, practical implementation and how technology is affecting the reading experience
Conversations, insights and strategies from leaders in ebooks and e-content
Ebook discovery, research, and best practices
The online event brings a leading national library conference right to your computer or mobile device. Your attendance on October 17th gives you the first look at this exciting line-up of presenters and programs. You’ll have the chance to network with librarians from across the globe and cutting edge library vendors, and be entered to win some great prizes and give-aways!
Plus, registration includes 3 months of access to the event archives, including the presentations, information and handouts from the show.
-Taken from http://www.thedigitalshift.com/events/ebooks-and-beyond/
*Members must register first with MLS through our Event Keeper program, and then those who have successfully registered will be sent additional instructions and a promotional code to be used for prepaid registration to the virtual eBook Summit.
**Limit to 40 people and one per Library
Click here to go to the MLS calendar.