Call for Participation

Please consider submitting a presentation proposal for the UNYOC 2018 Annual Meeting!

Our meeting will take place in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, November 14-16, 2018.  This year’s theme is Crossing Borders, Breaking Boundaries. 

Presenters will receive a reduced registration rate of $50 (CAD or USD) for the full conference – a 50% discount from the regular member package price!

We are accepting submissions for member presentations, posters, and lightning talks at https://goo.gl/forms/LhjwIw7mY3pEjff52 This is a great opportunity to present before a friendly group. Please consider submitting an abstract.

Member Presentations

If you have recently completed a research project or created a new program or service, think about submitting a Member Presentation proposal.  Ongoing projects are welcome too! Considering this year’s theme of “Crossing Borders, Breaking Boundaries,” possible topics of interest may include:

  • Collaboration with other health sciences professions
  • Ideas and services that are not typically created or offered by librarians
  • Incorporating emerging technologies into library programs and services
  • New ways to conduct library advocacy
  • Changes in program design

Posters

Posters will be on display throughout the day, Friday, November 16th.  Authors will have the opportunity to discuss their research and/or projects for approximately 45 minutes on Friday morning.

Lightning Talks

These 5 minute presentations are the perfect opportunity to share new ideas, projects, services, or research updates.  Presenters are limited to 3 to 5 slides.  Please consider submitting to this quick, easy, and fun category today!

Proposal deadline: August 24, 2018

Applicants will be notified via email by September 7, 2018.

Presentations from our members are what makes our annual meeting a success, so please consider submitting a proposal.

If you have any questions, please contact Elizabeth Stellrecht at thomann4@buffalo.edu or 716-829-5734.

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