ACRL/NY Mentoring Program & NLDG Meeting – June 18th

What: A wrap-up meeting for the mentoring program, combined with a meet-n-greet for the New Librarian’s Discussion Group (NLDG)

When: Wednesday, June 18th, 5:30 – 7:30pm

Where: Jefferson Market Library, 425 Avenue of the Americas (at 10th St.) directions

This meeting is for current, past and future participants of the Mentoring Program, members of the New Librarian’s Discussion Group (NLDG) and anyone interested in finding out more about the NLDG, the Mentoring Program, and ACRL/NY. You do not have to be a member of ACRL/NY to attend this meeting, but you will need to join to be involved in the Mentoring Program and the NLDG and to attend future meetings and events.

For the new(er) librarians, we will be providing speed mentoring (small group Q&As with experienced librarians), and resume review. We will also have time for networking and group discussions, as well as breakout discussions with just the mentors (or those thinking about becoming a mentor) and the mentees (or those thinking about becoming a mentee).

Snacks and drinks will be provided!

Please fill out this form if you plan on attending: https://acrlnyforms.wufoo.com/forms/acrlny-mentoring-nldg-meeting-june-18th/

5:30 – 5:45 : resume review (sign up) + networking
5:45 – 6:00 : speed mentoring on specific topics (sign up) + networking
6:00 – 6:30 : introductions and group discussion
6:30 – 6:50 : breakout group discussions, mentors and mentees
6:50 – 7:15 : group discussion, questions, wrap-up
7:15 – 7:30 : networking

If you sign up for resume review, we will schedule you with a specific reviewer. Please arrive by 5:30 and bring a copy of your resume.

If you sign up for speed mentoring, please arrive by 5:45, and groups will be determined at that time.

The group discussion will start at 6pm, networking will start at 5:30.

Registration form: https://acrlnyforms.wufoo.com/forms/acrlny-mentoring-nldg-meeting-june-18th/

We hope to see you there!

Questions?:
Susanne Markgren, coordinator, Mentoring Program
Haruko Yamauchi, co-chair, New Librarian’s Discussion Group
Linda Miles, co-chair, New Librarian’s Discussion Group

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