Registration Open For "Libraries, Authors, and Publishing," an Amigos Online Conference

Christine Peterson peterson at AMIGOS.ORG
Fri Aug 8 12:04:29 EDT 2014

Title: Libraries, Authors, and Publishing: An Amigos Online Conference
Date: Thursday, September 18, 2014, 9:00am - 4:00pm central
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Keynote speaker Andrew Richard Albanese will kick off the conference. Albanese is features editor at Publishers Weekly. He has covered the publishing and information technology fields since 1999, and has written for numerous publications, including Lingua Franca, and Prior to joining Publishers Weekly, he was a reporter and editor at Library Journal, and a former editor with Oxford University Press and Regan Books.

Breakout sessions will be of interest to both academic and public libraries. Topics include open textbooks, the library as a for-fee publishing service or as a managing editor, the Open Journal System, how libraries can become active in publishing, a successful partnership among a public library, high school, and Smashwords, and legal issues you should consider as libraries consider publishing services.

Cannot make this date? Register now so you can listen to the recordings afterward, at a time of your convenience.

Questions? Contact Christine Peterson, peterson at<mailto:peterson at>, 800-843-8482 x2891.

Christine Peterson
E-book Program Manager
Continuing Education Librarian
Amigos Library Services
14400 Midway Road | Dallas, TX  75244-3905
800-843-8482 x 2891 |972-340-2891 (direct)<> | peterson at<mailto:peterson at>

Libraries, Authors, and Publishing
Online Conference
September 18, 2014

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