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NYLA liaison report
« on: September 24, 2015, 08:41:42 AM »
September 2015
From:  Karen Gardner-Athey, ASLS President

New ASLS Board members have been elected. These new board members are:
Michelle Young (Clarkson University) Vice-President/Conference Planner
Christopher Poehlman (University at Albany) Treasurer
Laura Osterhout (RRLC) Director
Jessica Ernye (University at Albany) Director

Conference Programs are complete and finalized. 
The programs are:
“Copyright without Tears” with Paul Rapp, The Law Office of Paul C. Rapp, as the speaker
“Hot Topics in Academic & Special Libraries” (concludes with our Membership Meeting) with various topics and speakers
“Embedded Librarianship” with Jessica Clemons of SUNY ESF, Tinamarie Vella of CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, and Barbara Gray, CUNY Graduate School of Journalism,
“Digital Humanities and Libraries” with Joe Easterly, University of Rochester, River Campus
“Digital preservation for Libraries and Museums” with Edward Corrado, University of Alabama
“Connecting and Communicating with Your Audience” with Val Albert of Toastmasters International

NYLA’s Annual Conference is being held in Lake Placid this year, October 21 through October 24.  NYLA is celebrating 125 years of service to the New York library community.