Unicoi State Park & Lodge, Helen GA
The Technology Boot Camp is an initiative of the Georgia Public Library Service to bring together IT professionals from our libraries to share experiences and ideas and to explore opportunities made possible by emerging technologies.
MORE INFO ON BOOT CAMP
Registration for the PLA 2014 Virtual Conference is now open. On March 13-14, 2014, the Public Library Association (PLA) will share a condensed, live and online PLA Conference with public librarians and public library workers who can't make the trip to Indianapolis.
UGA Hotel & Conference Center, Athens, GA
The 45th Annual Georgia Children's Book Awards and Conference on Children's Literature is a two day conference for teachers, media specialists, teacher educators, administrators, and parents. Attendees will hear notable children's authors and illustrators, and celebrate the Georgia Book Awards. It is also the state level competition of the Helen Ruffin Reading Bowl. We hope to see you there!
The Georgia Children's Book Award is an organization committed to rewarding, recognizing, and promoting excellence in children's literature.
PLA, a division of the American Library Association, is holding its annual conference in Indianapolis March 11-14. Find more information online here: http://www.placonference.org/
From the ALA website:
"ALA Annual Conference programs, updates, conversations, and other events cover key issues such as digital content and e-books, technology in libraries, innovation, books and hundreds of authors, leadership, library advocacy, community engagement, and library marketing. There's also a wide range of networking opportunities and fun events"'
Unicoi State Park & Lodge
1788 Georgia 356, Helen, GA 30545
2013 Georgia Public Library Catalogers Summit
September 17th-19th 2013 at Unicoi State Park & Lodge, Helen GA
Agenda: RDA - Trainers will be Paul Frank and Kate James from the Library of Congess
Registration is closed for this event. More information on the agenda will be forthcoming as we finalize plans.
Macon Marriott City Center
240 Coliseum Drive
GaCOMO13! October 9 - October 11, 2013 Macon Marriott City Center, in Macon, Georgia.
The 25th annual GaCOMO (Council of Media Organizations) Conference will be held on Wednesday, October 9 through Friday, October 11, 2013. The Council of Media Organizations is comprised of: GAIT - Georgia Association for Instructional Technology GLA - Georgia Library Association
Macon Centreplex, Macon, GA
The 24th annual GaCOMO (Council of Media Organizations) Conference will be held jointly this year with SELA, the Southeastern Library Association. COMO has not met with SELA in ten years, so we welcome our regional friends to Georgia!
Macon It Happen @ Your Library: GaCOMO & SELA is scheduled for Wednesday, October 3 - Friday, October 5, 2012 at the Macon Centreplex and connected hotel, the Macon Marriott City Center, in Macon, Georgia. Macon is centrally located, about ninety minutes south of Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson airport. The COMO conference is a cooperative venture of members from:
GAIT - Georgia Association for Instructional Technology
GLA - Georgia Library Association
GLMA - Georgia Library Media Association
+ SELA - Southeastern Library Association
From the Lyrasis website:
POSTPONED! See note below
Please join us for the second LYRASIS eGathering on November 1. Don't miss this 2012 Annual Member Meeting, just for members, an opportunity for you to collaborate and learn together, in-person and online.
This year's meeting theme is Survive or Thrive: Connecting Libraries and Community, and will feature a keynote address by R. David Lankes, author of The Atlas of New Librarianship and Dean's Scholar for the New Librarianship at Syracuse University's School of Information Studies. Click here to learn more about our speakers.
eGathering 2012: the LYRASIS Annual Member Meeting
Attend either online or in-person
Location: Online or in-person at one of our member group viewing locations
ATTENTION: eGATHERING HAS BEEN POSTPONED until a later date due to Hurricane Sandy. New date TBD and will be announced when final.