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Call for Proposals: ACRL Image Resources Interest Group ALA Mid-Winter Meeting (held online):

The Association of College and Research Libraries Image Resources Interest Group is accepting proposals for our Mid-Winter meeting, to be held online (using Adobe Connect) on Thurs. Feb. 14, 2013, at 1:30 p.m. CST.

We are seeking proposals for presentations, of about 30 minutes in length, to be followed by questions/answers. Suggested topics include:

  • Image metadata 
  • Project planning with images 
  • Geolocation metadata 
  • Image collections across systems and platforms 
  • Collaboration with academic departments/community outreach 
  • Visual literacy standards implementation 
  • Digital capture 

We are interested in all aspects of image resources and look forward to varied presentations and creative projects. Please submit proposals or questions to robin.leech@okstate.edu. Proposal deadline is Nov. 30, 2012. Proposals need to include:

  • Name 
  • Institution 
  • Address City/State/Zip 
  • Phone 
  • Email 
  • Proposal Title 
  • Brief proposal description (150 words or less) 
  • Expected outcomes 

Submitters will be notified by the week of Dec. 10th, 2012.

Please visit https://sites.google.com/site/acrlirig/ for additional information.


Robin Leech, Convener                                                                       Kristina Keogh, In-coming Convener

ACRL, IRIG                                                                                         ACRL, IRIG            

robin.leech@okstate.edu                                                                     keoghkm@vcu.edu

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