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HSICT 2018 Annual General Meeting

University of Toronto Faculty Club

Friday November 30th, 2018

8:30 AM to 2:30pm



2018 Professional Practice Day - Terrifying Teaching and Creepy Collections

Date:  Thursday, November 1st, 2018

Time: 9Am - 3PM

Place: Alice Moulton Room, Gerstein


Morning – Instruction

9:00                        Registration

9:30am                Kaitlin Fuller, University of Toronto Libraries

                                “UTL’s Education Services and Resources”

10:00am               Glyneva Bradley-Ridout, St. Mikes Hospital

                                “Engaging learners in library instruction” 

10:45                     Break

11:00                     Panel Discussion with librarians from a variety of organizations who will answer questions about instruction. Participants:    

Ani Orchanian-Cheff, University Health Network

Heather Buchansky,  Robarts Library, University of Toronto

Jessie Cunningham, Cancer Care Ontario

Zach Osborne, St. Mikes Hospital

11:45-12:30 Lunch

Afternoon – Collection Development

12:30                     Karen Burns, University Health Network.

                                “Journal metrics and collection analysis”

1:05                        Lori-Anne, HSICT

                                “Vendor negotiations”

1:45                        Sarah Bonato, CAMH

                                “Results of an e-book survey”

2:05                        Break

2:20                Guided discussion  - questions include 24/7 access to libraries and e-book vs print collections 

2:45                 Lightning Talks 

The agenda offers and exciting full day of development, however you are welcome to come to all or to one of the half days.  Please indicate your preference when you register.