Conference Volunteers Needed

Conference Volunteers Needed

B Sides and LISSO are looking for 5-8 volunteers who can be available to help us convene the upcoming conference Unpacking the “Library”: Exploring Works in Progress Across the Field of LIS. The conference is Friday, March 25, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The following is a list of volunteer duties including (but not limited to):

  • Attending to the registration table
  • Setting up table and chairs
  • Taking down tables and chairs
  • Digitally recording presentations (cameras provided)
  • Time keeping
  • Miscellaneous running around

Volunteers will have their lunch provided for them and be able to list the volunteer time on their resumes. Please email bsides(at)uiowa(dot)edu to sign up for this opportunity.

The conference will include presentations on job-hunting, library history, collection development and a practice poster session for spring poster presenters. Please consider attending to support current SLIS students and recent alumni. Check out a preliminary program here.