Save the Date for Library 2.015!

The fifth annual Library 2.015 Worldwide Virtual Conference will be held on October 20th, 2015 from 7am – 8pm US Pacific / 10am – 11pm US Eastern (International Time Zone Converter).

More information is on the Library 2.0 site at: http://www.library20.com/!

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It’s SLA Election Time!

It’s time to vote in the annual Special Libraries Association (SLA) Board of Directors election. Information about the candidates is available at:
http://www.sla.org/governance/board-of-directors/election/.

All non-honoaray members eligible to vote and in good standing as of August 26, 2013 may participate in the election. If you have questions about your ballot (such as…where is it?), contact the SLA e-vote information center at evote@sla.org or +1 (703) 647-4950.

If you’re interested in becoming a member (& voting in next year’s election), more information is available at: http://www.sla.org/access-membership/

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Seamus Heaney, Poet, Dies

I’m very sad to say that my favorite poet is no longer with us. Seamus Heaney, playwright, translator, and Nobel winning poet of Bog people and modern life has passed away in Dublin after a short illness.

Read more:
New York Times
Reuters
Irish Times

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