Librarians' Day

The Federation of Genealogical Societies would like to invite librarians, archivists, other information professionals, and board members serving the genealogical community to attend Librarians’ Day. The 2015 Librarians' Day theme is “Doing More Than Bricks & Mortar." The following speakers will present their unique perspectives on offering genealogical collections, services, and experiences, and family history’s relationship with local tourism.

Doing More Than Bricks & Mortar

Tuesday, February 10, 2015, 9:00am - 4:30pm
Registration is from 8:00am - 9:00am

The Joseph Smith Memorial Building
Empire Room (lobby level)
15 E South Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84150

Sponsored by:

Curt Witcher, MLS, FUGA, IGSF
Senior Manager for Special Collections at the Allen County Public Library (IN)
"Buildings, Books, Bodies, and Bytes - The Best of Times for Genealogy Librarians"
 
Audrey Collins
Family History Specialist at The National Archives (UK)
"The National Archives (UK) - From Online Records to Onsite Visits"
 
Becky Hill, MLS
Head Librarian at the Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center (OH)
“Genealogy Tourism - The Library is the Heart of It All”
 
Barbara Becker Meehan, MLS
Project Manager for Tulsa City-County Library’s Chief Financial Officer (OK)
“An Oklahoma Hello, Tourism - Welcoming Visitors to the Genealogy Library (The Reality)”

 

Registration for Librarians' Day is $10 and includes lunch. Seating is limited. Parking validation will be available. 
E-mail any questions concerning this event to program2015@fgs.org

FGS 2015 Librarians' Day Full Page Flyer – PDF