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\"Maurice J. Freedman\" wrote:
I am writing this message to those 4,300+ people that
voted for me, as
well as all other ALA members.
I will not be attending the ALA Inaugural Banquet, at
which I was
scheduled to be inaugurated as President-Elect,
2001-2002. I will not
be attending the 3rd Executive Board meeting, the one I
should attend as
more...... -- Read More
\"I\'m here also to salute all of you librarians – individuals who have created and sustained this organization over the years, through good times and through bad, and who persevere. And who are \"reaching forward\" now into the next century with the same commitment, creativity and excellence.\"
When: March 26-27, 2001
Where: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto ON
Theme: e-content / people. knowledge. business
Information Highways is Canada\'s leading event for the Internet content community and a premier learning experience about user-driven Internet content. The program features 5 topic streams including Knowledge Management at Work; Government Online; Enterprise Knowledge ROI; Internet Publishing & Distribution; and Power Users. For more information on keynotes, programming, exhibiting, or registering for INFORMATION HIGHWAYS 2001, click informationhighways.net, email info @ informationhighways.net or call (416) 488-7372.
I have my exciting ALA Midwinter Photos posted.
Some of the highlights include:
The First OCLC Terminal [I was suprised to find at the Smithsonian].
And Stupid Vendor Tricks, yes that is a real person.
E-Book 2000: September 25-27, Washington DC
To learn about E-books -- how the technology is developing, the
applications that are emerging, and the impact of e-books on libraries --
plan to attend E-Book 2000 on September 25-27, at the Ronald Reagan Building
and International Trade Center in Washington, DC. -- Read More
Information on the XIX Brazilian Congress of Library Science and Documentation, the III Latin-American Congress of Library Science and Documentation, and the VII National Meeting of Legal Documentation and Information can be found at: www.pucrs.br/cbbd2000
The event will take place in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, from 24 to 30 September 2000, at the Convention Center of the Pontifica Universidade Catolica do Rio Grande do Sul - PUCRS.
Main Topic: Information for Citizenship.
Ray McBride writes \"The 15th Annual Computers in Libraries 2000 Conference will be held March 15-17 in Washington D.C. at the Washington Hilton and Towers. It is billed as North America\'s largest technology conference & exhibition for Librarians and Information Managers. Sponsored by Information Today this years conference has something for everyone. For additional information visit InfotodayThe conference report is Here \"