METRO’s Online Events Archive

We’ve been working remotely since March 9, 2020. Among lots of other changes, this means we’ve had to rethink the ways in which our events are delivered. These days, we are offering online panel discussions, webinars on concrete topics, and networking...

Racism, Capitalism and Libraries

This webinar was moderated by Davis Erin Anderson, Assistant Director for Programs and Partnerships at New York Metropolitan Library Council. The panelists were Emily Drabinski, Interim Chief Librarian at CUNY Graduate Center, April Hathcock, Director of Scholarly...

Neurodiversity in the Workplace

This webinar was moderated by Davis Erin Anderson, Assistant Director for Programs and Partnerships at METRO Library Council. The panelists include Stephanie (Cole) Adams, Lawyer at the Law Office of Stephanie Adams; Timothy Furgal, Procurement Consultant, Southern...

BIG Disruptions Can Lead to BIG Opportunities

Maxine Bleiweis joined us on Thursday, July 2 for a big-picture conversation. Within the context of both a global pandemic and historic protests in favor of racial justice, libraries are in a position to think deeply about how we’d like to emerge from this...