Thursday, October 11, 2007

Save the Date! CUA and PVC ASIS&T join forces for a terrific program!

Please join the Potomac Valley and Catholic University of America Chapters of ASIS&T for our next exciting program!

Bringing it Home: Highlights from the ASIS&T National Meeting

WHEN: Wednesday, November 7, 2007
Light supper and snacks provided 6pm, the program will run 6:15 - 8:30pm.

WHERE: May Gallery, John K. Mullen Library, Catholic University of America


Nancy Roderer, 2007-08 ASIS&T National President,
Director of the Welch Medical Library and the Division
of Health Sciences Informatics, Johns Hopkins University

Trudi Bellardo Hahn, University of Maryland

Ken Fleischmann, University of Maryland

Miriam Matteson, University of Maryland

Paul Jaeger, University of Maryland

Tiffany Smith, Catholic University Alumni

THE PROGRAM: Bringing it Home: Highlights from the ASIS&T National Meeting

Come and hear area presenters from the National Meeting discuss their research and contributions to information science! ASIS&T National President Nancy Roderer will discuss her goals for the upcoming year. Attendees will have a chance to ask questions and mingle with our presenters and President.

The Presentations:
Ken Fleischman - Digital Libraries and Human Values: Human-Computer Interaction Meets Social Informatics

Trudi Bellardo Hahn - Patterns and Outcomes of Federal Agency Funding for Libraries and Information Science

Miriam Matteson - The Impact of Group Interaction on Shared Cognition: An Analysis of Small Group Communication

Paul Jaeger - Social Capital and Information Science Research (SIGs IFP, SI, CRIT, HFIS)

Tiffany Smith - Highlights from the Classification Special Interest Group

Stay tuned! More speakers may be announced.

LOCATION: May Gallery, John K. Mullen Library, Catholic University of America

METRO: Brookland-CUA station, Red Line.

From the metro, walk up the road past the guard station. The Mullen Library is large white building. Go around the building to front entrance. Tell the attendant you are here for the ASIS&T Event. The May Gallery is directly to the right after passing the attendant. We advise attendees to take the Metro. Limited parking is available in front of the library.

The Catholic University of America: Getting to Campus
CUA Campus Map Directory (See sectors 14-15)

COST: $ 15 Members, $ 20 Non-Members, Students FREE with registration

FOOD: Light supper with vegetarian options

THREE WAYS TO REGISTER: 1) Online, 2) Fax Registration Form, 3) Mail Registration Form. Check back soon for registration information!

For more information, map, and the registration form, please visit the PVC ASIS&T Website.

See you on Nov 7th!

Jeffrey R. Prater
Potomac Valley Chapter of ASIS&T


Nora Daly
Chair - Catholic University of America Chapter of ASIS&T

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