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2012 RUSA MARS Annual Conference Schedule – Anaheim, CA


Description: https://encrypted-tbn3.google.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQnn1PVi-9IV45PlNAzuwbAKoJsTQxP6aQLw5XVqMmKDefjzbeASaturday – June 23, 2012 

8:00 – 10:00am - Planning Committee  

Hilton Anaheim Mezzanine, Room: 04


8:00 – 10:00am – Virtual Reference Services Committee  

Anaheim Convention Center, Room: 203B, Table 1


8:00 – 10:00am - Virtual Reference Tutorial Subcommittee

Anaheim Convention Center, Room: 203B, Table 11


10:30am – 12pm – Hot Topics Discussion Forum

Sheraton Park Hotel, Room: Palm East


1:30 – 3:00pm – Are Virtual Reference Services Worth the Effort? What ROI Analysis and User Evaluations Tell Us, Anaheim Convention Center, Room: 201B


4:00 – 5:30pm –Virtual Reference Discussion Group:  What's Next for Virtual Reference, Anaheim Convention Center, Room: 201B 


5:00 – 7:00pm – MARS Happy Hour
Anabella Hotel, Magnolia Poolside  

Sunday – June 24, 2012 

8:00 – 10:00am - All Committee Meeting, Hilton Anaheim, Room: Pacific A

·               Chair's 2012 Conference Program, Table 1

·               Products and Services, Table 2

·               Hot Topics in Electronic Reference Discussion Group, Table 3

·               Management of Electronic Reference Services, Table 4

·               Chair's 2013 Conference Program, Table 5

·               Outreach, Table 6

·               Best Free Web Sites, Table 7

·               Professional Development, Table 8

·               Virtual Reference Discussion Group Planning, Table 9

·               Publications, Table 10

·               Public Libraries, Table 11

·               Local Systems and Services, Table 12

·               Workshop Planning Subcommittee, Table 13


10:30am – 12pm - RUSA President's Program/MARS Chair’s Program: Library in Your Hand: Mobile Technologies for Exchanging Information with Patrons

Anaheim Convention Center, Room: 204B



4:00 – 5:30pm – Discovery Systems: The Promise and the Reality

Anaheim Convention Center, Room: 304AB

Monday – June 25, 2012  

8:00 – 11:00am - Executive Committee II
Hilton Anaheim, Room: Laguna A


11:00am – 12:00pm - MARS/RSS Joint Executive Committee Meeting
Hilton Anaheim, Room: Laguna A

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