Call for Speakers: “MOOCs, Mobile Technologies - Their Impact on Reference Service”

Amigos Library Services is currently looking for speakers for our November 7 online conference focusing on MOOCs, Mobile Technologies - Their Impact on Reference Service.

Topics can cover any area of Reference or MOOCs, and should be aimed at individuals and institutions currently offering MOOCS and utilizing mobile technologies to reach out to their users/patrons. Proposals offering practical and low-cost solutions are especially encouraged. Topics could include:

  • Reference mobile technology planning
  • MOOCs and the role of librarians
  • Preservation reformatting
  • Digital solutions for Reference
  • Working with vendors
  • Embedded librarianship
  • Best practices
  • Lessons learned
  • Future Reference technology planning

Online events eliminate your travel time by allowing you to present from the comfort of your office. Also, don’t worry if you’ve never presented online; it’s easy and we are happy to train you.

If you can speak on one of the topics above or have another idea in mind, please submit your proposal by clicking here. The deadline for proposals is September 8.