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METRO Is On The Move! Goodbye 11th Street, Hello 11th Avenue

  Yesterday, September 19, was our staff's last day at the METRO office on 11th Street. We are collectively looking forward to unveiling our new location in Hell's Kitchen in a few months.    During this time, METRO's staff will ...

Save the Date / Propose a Session for METRO's 2017 Annual Conference!

  METRO's 2017 Annual Conference heads to NYU's Kimmel Center this winter! Our flagship event is slated for Wednesday, January 11, 2017.   This event features new and ongoing initiatives and projects that are happening across our member community. We ...

18th International Conference on Grey Literature: Leveraging Diversity in Grey Literature

The following event announcement is being shared on behalf of the planning committee of the 18th International Conference on Grey Literature The New York Academy of Medicine is hosting the 18th International Conference on Grey Literature (GL18) in New York City on ...

Columbia University to Host Fedora Camp in November

Columbia University will host Fedora Camp on Monday, November 28th through Wednesday, November 30.  Fedora Camp offers everyone a chance to dive in and learn all about Fedora 4. Training will begin with the basics and build toward more advanced ...

Follow Along with METRO As We Move to Manhattan's West Side

By now you may have heard that METRO is packing up and moving to Manhattan's west side this fall. While we have loved working Union Square, the time has come to create a space that meets today's needs of METRO ...

Three More Digital Privacy Workshops Added to METRO's Event Calendar

A September run of our well-attended Digital Privacy events has been added to METRO's calendar. These events are grant-supported and free for all to attend. Digital Privacy: Fundamental Concepts Wednesday, September 14, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM (EDT) ...

Three Rising Stars Selected to be METRO Fellows

METRO is pleased to announce that our inaugural cohort of fellows has been selected and will begin work on their projects next month. Each project will examine and seek creative solutions to real-world challenges, bridge diverse institutions, and rethink traditional ...

Help LACUNY and METRO Plan an Unconference on Racism, Anti-racism, and Libraries

Please join us for a planning meeting for an un-conference addressing themes raised at the 2016 LACUNY Institute, Race Matters: Libraries, Racism, and Antiracism. Organized by members of LACUNY and METRO, this forthcoming event will offer participants an opportunity to ...

A New Home for the Metropolitan New York Library Council

Metropolitan New York Library Council, a non-profit organization founded in 1960 that develops, maintains, and augments essential library services throughout New York City and Westchester County, has been located in the Union Square area at 11th and Broadway since 1990. ...

Archivists Round Table to Host ePADD Webinar

Register now via A.R.T! Join the project team from ePADD, open source and freely downloadable software that uses machine learning and natural language processing to support the appraisal, processing, discovery, and delivery of email archives. In November 2015, Stanford University ...