Residence Hall Check In/Out and Conference Registration

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Residence Hall Check In/Outlocated at Student Residence Hall A (RHA)
Residence Hall Parking is available in Lot 16
Wednesday 6/12/18 from 12:30-5:00pm
Thursday 6/13/18 from 8:00am-12:00pm
Friday 6/14/18 from 8:00am-12:00pm

Vendor Registrationlocated at Whitney Applied Technology Center, Atrium
Parking available in Lot 13
Wednesday 6/12/18 from 9:00am-4:00pm
Thursday 6/13/18 from 8:00am-12:00pm
Friday 6/14/18 from 8:00am-12:00pm

Conference Registration, located at Whitney Applied Technology Center, Atrium
Parking available in Lot 13
Wednesday 6/12/18 from 9:00am-4:00pm
Thursday 6/13/18 from 8:00am-4:00pm
Friday 6/14/18 from 8:00am-12:00pm

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Registration is open!

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Registration is now open for the SUNYLA Annual Conference!

Registration will close on May 24th at 3:00pm. On-site registration is not available for this event.

  • Full Conference: $100 for members, $150 for non-members, $60 for library school students.
  • One day registration is available for $60 for members or $70 for non-members.
  • There is a Thursday night Back Yard Barbecue on the Quad for $45/person.
  • Lodging is available on campus at a rate of $75/night. Beds are limited, and are first-come, first-served. Area hotels are also available.

 

Attention SUNYLA Members

  • In order to register at the member rate, you will need to make sure your membership is current and use our Get Discount Code page.
  • If your membership is NOT current, you must pay your dues and then wait to receive the email confirmation stating that your membership expiration date is updated. At that point you can use the Get Discount Code page to have the code sent to you.
  • You will need to enter that discount code and press Apply to see your discount.
  • Your discount code can be combined with one presenter discount code.
  • Not a member? Join today! You don’t need to be a SUNY employee to be a member of SUNYLA.

 

Important Links

Conference Website: https://sunyla2019.wordpress.com

Registration form: https://sunyla.regfox.com/sunyla-annual-conference-2019

Lodging information: https://sunyla2019.wordpress.com/housing/

 

Questions?

If you have questions about the conference, contact SUNYLA 2nd Vice President Lisa Hoff, l.m.hoff@sunyocc.edu. If you have questions about the registration process, please contact Logan Rath, lrath@brockport.edu.

Call for Poster Proposals Extended

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SUNYLA 2019: The Big Migration and the Challenge of Change

Onondaga Community College

June 12-14, 2019

 Call for Poster Session Proposals

Deadline to submit: April 5, 2019

They say change can be good for you, and libraries are great at it. Over the last several years, SUNY libraries have encountered and addressed many changes. These include the “big migration” to Alma/Primo, the Information Literacy Framework, transitioning from print to online resources, etc. SUNYLA 2019 will focus on engaging and embracing the changes we will experience this year, while taking a look ahead at the ways library resources and services will transform our future.

The poster session will take place on Thursday afternoon, June 13, 4:15-6:15pm.

Please submit poster session proposals here: Call for Poster Session Proposals

All SUNY and non-SUNY librarians and staff are invited to submit proposals for the poster session.

Please note:

* Wifi is available in the poster session area, as are a limited number of electrical outlets.  If you plan to use an electronic display, please bring a fully charged device.

* For information about expense reimbursement, please see the Guidelines for the SUNYLA Annual Conference expenses.

If you have any questions please contact Lisa Hoff, L.M.Hoff@sunyocc.edu

 

Keynote Speaker: Jason Schmitt

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Jason Schmitt (002)Jason Schmitt is a filmmaker, journalist and Chair of the Department of Communication, Media & Design at Clarkson University in Potsdam, NY.  Schmitt concentrates his research toward online education impacting a global audience, open access relating to academic publications, and media industry future trends.

As a filmmaker, his documentary, “Paywall: The Business of Scholarship,” has had 350 public screenings at institutions around the globe and an audience of over 150,000 have viewed the film. Since September 2018, Schmitt has given lectures in support of open access of research at venues as diverse as the United Nations, Erasmus University in Rotterdam, Netherlands, the University of Iceland, Université Côte d’Azur in Nice, France, Ludwig Maximilian University in Munich, Germany, and the Institute for Globally Distributed Open Research and Education (IGDORE) in Indonesia. Schmitt’s prior film career found him as the interviewer/field producer for the documentary, “Louder Than Love,” a film on the historic rock venue The Grande Ballroom and its influence on rock and roll music. The film was awarded an Emmy in 2016 and has been to more than 35 festivals from Detroit to LA and London to Australia.

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As a journalist, Schmitt has written more than 70 pieces for outlets like Forbes Asia, the Huffington Post, EdSurge, BoingBoing, Slate, EuroDoc, Elmore Magazine, and DBusiness.

In addition to writing and film, Schmitt is involved in providing insight and leadership toward startup companies in the digital space and, in 2016, he judged over 1,000 startup pitches and business models for venture capital funding.

Schmitt has two textbooks released in 2018: Purposeful Communication in the Digital Age and Speaking with a Purpose. Both books are published through Routledge.

Call for Poster Session Proposals

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SUNYLA 2019: The Big Migration and the Challenge of Change

Onondaga Community College

June 12-14, 2019

 Call for Poster Session Proposals

Deadline to submit: March 31, 2019

They say change can be good for you, and libraries are great at it. Over the last several years, SUNY libraries have encountered and addressed many changes. These include the “big migration” to Alma/Primo, the Information Literacy Framework, transitioning from print to online resources, etc. SUNYLA 2019 will focus on engaging and embracing the changes we will experience this year, while taking a look ahead at the ways library resources and services will transform our future.

The poster session will take place on Thursday afternoon, June 13, 4:15-6:15pm.

Please submit poster session proposals here: Call for Poster Session Proposals

All SUNY and non-SUNY librarians and staff are invited to submit proposals for the poster session.

Please note:

* Wifi is available in the poster session area, as are a limited number of electrical outlets.  If you plan to use an electronic display, please bring a fully charged device.

* For information about expense reimbursement, please see the Guidelines for the SUNYLA Annual Conference expenses.

If you have any questions please contact Lisa Hoff, L.M.Hoff@sunyocc.edu

 

 

Call for Proposals Extended

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SUNYLA 2019: The Big Migration and the Challenge of Change

Onondaga Community College

June 12-14, 2019

Call for Proposal

Deadline for workshop and presentation proposals: March 1, 2019

They say change can be good for you, and libraries are great at it. Over the last several years, SUNY libraries have encountered and addressed many changes. These include the “big migration” to Alma/Primo, the Information Literacy Framework, transitioning from print to online resources, etc. SUNYLA 2019 will focus on engaging and embracing the changes we will experience this year, while taking a look ahead at the ways library resources and services will transform our future.

We invite all SUNY and non-SUNY librarians and staff to submit proposals for pre-conference workshops and conference presentations in the following tracks:

  • Reference and Instruction
  • Cataloging and Technical Services
  • Archives and Special Collections
  • Systems and Technology
  • Collection Development
  • Public Services and Interlibrary Loan
  • Professional Development
  • Management and Leadership
  • Open Educational Resources
  • Scholarly Communication

If you are not sure which track your presentation would fit into, submit your proposal anyway and we will determine which track would best suit your idea.

Please submit proposals here: Call for Proposals.  If you are submitting proposals for multiple workshops or presentations, please fill out a separate form for each.

Deadline for workshop and presentation proposals: March 1, 2019

Pre-conference Workshops

               When?  Wednesday, June 12th

               Length of Time?  90 minutes

Conference Presentations

               When? Thursday, June 13th and Friday, June 14th

               Length of Time?  45 minutes

Questions?  Contact:  April Broughton, april.broughton@flcc.edu

For information on expense reimbursement, please refer to the Guidelines for the SUNYLA Annual Conference Expenses.

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We look forward to seeing you all at SUNYLA 2019!

 

 

 

 

Call for Proposals

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SUNYLA 2019: The Big Migration and the Challenge of Change

Onondaga Community College

June 12-14, 2019

Call for Proposals

Deadline for workshops and presentation: February 22, 2018

They say change can be good for you, and libraries are great at it. Over the last several years, SUNY libraries have encountered and addressed many changes. These include the “big migration” to Alma/Primo, the Information Literacy Framework, transitioning from print to online resources, etc. SUNYLA 2019 will focus on engaging and embracing the changes we will experience this year, while taking a look ahead at the ways library resources and services will transform our future. We invite all SUNY and non-SUNY librarians and staff to submit proposals for pre-conference workshops and conference presentations in the following tracks:

  • Reference and Instruction
  • Cataloging and Technical Services
  • Archives and Special Collections
  • Systems and Technology
  • Collection Development
  • Public Services and Interlibrary Loan
  • Professional Development
  • Management and Leadership
  • Open Educational Resources
  • Scholarly Communication

If you are not sure which track your presentation would fit into, submit your proposal anyway and we will determine which track would best suit your idea.

Please submit proposals here: Call for Proposals.  If you are submitting proposals for multiple workshops or presentations, please fill out a separate form for each.

Deadline for workshop and presentation proposals: February 22, 2019

Pre-conference Workshops

When? Wednesday, June 12th

Length of Time? 90 minutes

Conference Presentations

When? Thursday, June 13th and Friday, June 14th

Length of Time? 45 minutes

Questions?  Contact: April Broughton, april.broughton@flcc.edu

For information on expense reimbursement, please refer to the Guidelines for the SUNYLA Annual Conference Expenses.