Register now! METRO OASIG (Outreach and Advocacy Special Interest Group)- Hosting the IDNYC Program at Bronx Community College Library, CUNY

METRO Outreach and Advocacy Special Interest Group (OASIG) Meeting

Hosting IDNYC at the Bronx Community College Library, CUNY

Friday December 9, 2016, 4:30pm-6:00pm
Location: CUNY Graduate Center, Mina Rees Library, Room C196.05

Professor Angel Falcon, Outreach Librarian at Bronx Community College, CUNY will be presenting about the ins and outs of hosting the IDNYC Program at Bronx Community College Library. Beyond getting at the nuts and bolts of how to host this particular program, he will highlight some considerations for librarians in academic settings when thinking about collaborative endeavors like this which involves high levels of coordination with administration, government offices and the like.

Professor Falcon returns to librarianship after a stint as a tax lawyer. Prior to his time at law, Angel was Head of Reference and Instruction at Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh, New York and also was a Reference Librarian at Hostos Community College, CUNY. He holds a BA in Religious Studies from Yale, a MA in Theological Studies from Harvard, the JD & the MLIS from Rutgers. When not jamming degrees down his throat, Angel enjoys combat sports and martial arts.

When: Friday Dec 9, 2016, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Where: CUNY Graduate Center, Mina Rees Library, room C196.05
(All attendees must bring a photo ID)

RSVP by Fri 12/09: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/outreach-and-advocacy-sig-meeting-hosting-idnyc-at-the-bronx-community-college-library-cuny-tickets-29111205399

Refreshments will be served!!!

If you have any questions, please email the METRO co-conveners Mark Aaron Polger or Carl Andrews at markaaron.polger@csi.cuny.edu or Carl.Andrews@bcc.cuny.edu

Please note also that all attendees of METRO discussion groups are expected to abide by METRO’s community expectations http://metro.org/community-expectations/

About John Pell

John Pell is an assistant professor and librarian at Hunter College in New York City.

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