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Tickets Now Available for METRO's 2017 Annual Conference

Posted on December 01, 2016

METRO’s 2017 Annual Conference will take place at NYU’s Kimmel Center on Wednesday, January 11, 2017.

Tickets are $30 for METRO, myMETRO, and ESLN members, and $60 for non-members.

8:00 - 9:00 - Registration

9:00 - 10:15 - Opening Session

Welcome & An Update on 599

Morning Keynote

10:15 - 10:30 - Break

10:30 - 12:15 HLSP Plenary

10:45 - 11:30 - Session 1

Empire State Digital Network: Updates on New York State’s Service Hub for DPLA

Will this be on the test?: Rethinking Information Literacy Course Design for High School Students

Living to tell the tale: Librarians and an archivist come clean about their original research projects

11:15 - 11:30 - Break

11:30 - 12:15 - Session 2

No API, No Problem

Measuring Metadata for the Masses: Starting a Data Quality Program from Scratch

Rethinking Educator Partnerships: Bringing Teachers to the Library to Learn

The IDS Project 2016: Interlibrary Loan Staff Development and Automation

12:15 - 12:30 - Break

12:30 - 1:30 - Lunch

1:30 - 2:15 - Session 3

The METRO Fellowship: New Narrative Approaches

The Design for Learning Program: Teaching Librarians Online About How to Teach Online

Teaching MLA Skills to College Students with America’s Next Top Citation

Getting More Out of (and Into) Your Collections Management System

2:15 - 2:30 - Break

2:30 - 3:00 - Session 4

Hack the Stacks

Librarianship in the Age of Trump

Establishing the Archives for Storefront for Art and Architecture

3:00 - 3:15 - Break

3:15 - 3:45 - Session 5

The Culture in Transit Toolkit: A Discussion and Demonstration

Librarians as Labor: Lessons from Past and Present

Space in the City: Moving an Archive in Manhattan

3:45 - 4:00 - Break

4:00 - 5:00 - Afternoon Keynote

Afternoon Keynote

Details about the HLSP plenary session will be announced in coming weeks. Questions about this year’s event can be addressed to Davis Erin Anderson at [email protected].