Thursday, September 18, 2014

CFP: Great Lakes Resource Sharing Conference 2015 (Kalamazoo, Michigan - June 5, 2015)

On behalf of the Conference Program Committee, we would like to invite you to submit a proposal for the Great Lakes Resource Sharing Conference.  The event will be held in Kalamazoo, Michigan at the Radisson on Friday, June 5, 2015.

This conference is an opportunity for individuals working in resource sharing to gather information and communicate with other colleagues.

We invite program proposals from September 15, 2014 to January 16, 2015.

Accepted program proposal submissions should be 45 minutes in length including time for questions.  Proposals might focus on any of the following areas:
·        Resource Sharing Best Practices
·        Marketing Services
·        Electronic Resources and Resource Sharing
·        Workflow improvements
·        Cooperative collection development
·        Consortial or Group Purchasing
·        Purchase on Demand
·        Reciprocal Borrowing
·        Shared Staffing and Training
·        Shared Discover Layers
·        E-Books

Please submit a 150-200 word proposal for your presentation via the GLRSC website.

Program proposals will be reviewed by the program committee, and those presenters who are selected will be notified by February 13, 2015.

Please direct any questions to Lorna Newman at .

For current news and updates on the Great Lakes Resource Sharing Conference, please like us on Facebook at or visit our website at


David Votta
Community Engagement Librarian
Midwest Collaborative for Library Services (MCLS)                    
Lansing, MI & Indianapolis, IN                
Phone:  (800) 530-9019 ext 122

Phone:  (517) 492-3822
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