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ARL Annual Leadership Symposium (invitation only)

Thursday, January 7, 2016 @ 4:00 pmSunday, January 10, 2016 @ 3:00 pm

ARL Annual Leadership Symposium

ARL will host its 12th Annual Leadership Symposium January 7–10, 2016, during the American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter Meeting in Boston. Symposium participants include master of library and information science (MLIS) students from ARL’s numerous diversity recruitment programs, including the Career Enhancement Program (CEP), the Initiative to Recruit a Diverse Workforce (IRDW), the ARL/Music Library Association (MLA) Diversity and Inclusion Initiative (DII), and the ARL/Society of American Archivists (SAA) Mosaic Program.

The ARL Leadership Symposium curriculum focuses on topics related to the major strategic areas of ARL, as well as transitioning into, and building career networks in, research libraries and archives. The program includes presentations from ARL program officers, professionals in member libraries, and human resource professionals.

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Funding for the ARL Leadership Symposium is provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Iowa State University Library, MIT Libraries, and OCLC.

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Thursday, January 7, 2016 @ 4:00 pm
Sunday, January 10, 2016 @ 3:00 pm


W Boston Hotel
100 Stuart Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02116