The Age of the Space Librarian: Virtual Creativity in the Age of Commercial Space Flight

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Charge: The Virtual Worlds Interest Group provides an opportunity for academic librarians with virtual environment interests and responsibilities to have a place in ACRL to network, share information, ask questions, and work on special projects, promote accessibility and provide programs relevant to academic libraries. The VW Interest Group also works to promote the various uses of virtual reality in all formats (desktop, mobile and headset) to potential and current academic librarians and to improve information literacy (metaliteracy) specifically in virtual spaces. The ACRL VWIG sponsors events, programs and meetings held mainly within the virtual world of Second Life and explores other developing Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality platforms.
Community members can post as a new Discussion or email ALA-acrlvwig@ConnectedCommunity.org
When:  Oct 20, 2021 from 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM (PT)
ACRL VWIG Event Oct 2021Come join the ACRL Virtual World Interest Group in Second Life for a fascinating look at the future of librarianship.

Littler Rover is a current graduate student at SJSU iSchool library and information program. 
Utilizing the power of the virtual, she utilizes artistic creativity, develops innovative spaces, creates scholarly works, and inventions to bridge the gaps in online learning. 
Her goals for  the future include conducting research that brings her closer to merging virtual space and outer space travel. 

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