Urban Librarians Unite (ULU), a New York City based not-for-profit organization that works to support advances in Library Science in urban areas, will host its first ever conference on Friday, April 5th, 2013 at the Dr. S. Stevan Dweck Center for Contemporary Culture at Brooklyn Public Library’s Central Library.
The theme for this year's conference is "Living in Interesting Times." From the press release:
The Conference aims to bring together information professionals near and far for a lively conversation about practical courses of action that can be used for the benefit of urban patrons and institutions. Discussion topics will be attendee-driven; themes may include teens in gangs, eBooks in socioeconomically disadvantaged areas, innovative outreach, job information services, and more.
More information and registration can be found on the website for this event.