ACRL-NY Special Collections and Archives Group Meet-n-Greet – Friday, November 15 – Mercy College –

The ACRL-NY Special Collections and Archives Group is having itsA�2013 meet-n-greet Friday, 15 November from 9:30-10:45 at the Mercy College Manhattan campus, Room 704. One need not be a member of ACRL-NY to attend. There was a great turnout forA�the Teaching with Archives workshop this past April. Now,A�we are meeting prior to the holidays to give people a chance to meetA�in a less formal atmosphereA�and discuss some things the group might do in 2014. Examples might include:

  • outlining the “On the Doing of Local History” ACRL-NY programA�being coordinated with author and professor Mary Nilles for Spring 2014
  • a discussion of various projects attendees are currently involved in
  • how others are using social media in their collections
  • how librarians/archivists are collaborating with faculty within their institutions
  • experiences with interns
  • possibilities for visiting an archive or collection in the Greater New York area in 2014
  • topics that attendees might have and want to share.

Light refreshments will be served.


Please rsvp to by Friday 8 November.

About John Pell

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

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