Our Speakers

ABQLA is pleased to announce the Speakers List for our upcoming 79th annual spring conference - Mobility: making connections @ your Library. It is one of the most exciting line-ups we have had in years and should be a very fun and informative day

Chad Crichton
Coordinator of Reference, Research and Instruction, University of Toronto Scarborough Library.
Mobile Technology and Information Literacy: You CAN Take it With You

Amanda Etches-Johnson
Head, Discovery & Access at the University of Guelph Library
User Experience and the Mobile Web

Buffy Hamilton
School Librarian, Creekview High School, GA
Participatory Librarianship: Creating Conversations for Learning
News Flash: Buffy Hamilton named Library Journal 'Mover & Shaker' for 2011

Linda Hazzan
Director, Communications, Programming & Customer Engagement,
Toronto Public Library
One Day, Five Branches, A Lifetime of Experience: The Human Library Project at Toronto Public Library

Julie Jones
Liason Librarian, Humanities & Social Sciences Library, McGill University
Adding iPads to Your Library’s Arsenal: Opportunities and Challenges

Anne Lagacé Dowson
Anne Galler Award Dinner Speaker

Sonia Loubier
Directrice des technologies de l’information, Centre d’accès à l’information juridique (CAIJ)
Investir dans un site web mobile: luxe ou nécessité?

Maria Savova
Collection Development and Special Projects Librarian, McGill University
McGill Library Makes e-books Portable: E-readers’ Place Amongst Library Materials, Technology and Services

Michael Stephens
Assistant Professor in the Graduate School of Library and Information Science, Dominican University, Illinois
The Hyperlinked Library - Trends, Tools, and Transparency