Save The Date, Librarianship and Information Literacy in the Post-Truth Era, June 13, 2017

Save The Date

Librarianship and Information Literacy in the Post-Truth Era

Join us on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at Walsh Library, Fordham University (Rose Hill campus), for a panel discussion on issues facing librarians in today’s world of fake news and its impact on information literacy. This event is sponsored by WALDO (Westchester Academic Library Directors Organization) and the Fordham University Library.

Panel participants are academic librarians from the NY Metro area and beyond.

9:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Buffet breakfast

9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Program and Q & A

Further information including a link for Registration will be sent out shortly.

Fordham University’s Walsh Library (www.library.fordham.edu) is easily access by subway, bus, Metro North, and car. Parking is available on campus. (https://www.fordham.edu/info/20962/maps_and_directions/4657/directions_to_rose_hill)

Mustafa Sakarya
Director, Mercy College Libraries
Tel. (914) 674-7258
Fax. (914) 674-7494
msakarya@mercy.edu

“Today’s libraries are incubators, collaboratories, the modern equivalent of the 17th-century coffeehouse: part information market, part knowledge warehouse, with some workshop thrown in for good measure– Alex Soojung-Kim Pang

About John Pell

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

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