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Library Users of America 2004 Annual Convention Program  Patricia Price
 Jun 18, 2004 18:31 PDT 

You are invited to attend the upcoming annual convention of Library
Users of America in Birmingham, Alabama. An interactive HTML version is
available on our website at

Library Users of America
President: Sharon Strzalkowski
Program Chair: Paul Edwards
Registration: $10 - $12
Saturday, July 3
8:00 p.m. Pre-Convention Board Meeting - room J
Monday, July 5
1:30 p.m. Welcome, Sharon Strzalkowski, President - room D
1:35 p.m. Digital books: What they are, where they are, and what they
are like - Brian Charlson, Judy Dixon, Barry Levine and Paul Edwards.
2:30 p.m. NLS: What's happening and what is on the horizon; Frank Kurt
Cylke, Director, NLS; John Hanson, Head, Music Section, NLS; Dr. Judith
Dixon, Consumer Relations Specialist, NLS.
3:10 p.m. Break
3:30 p.m. American Library Association Revised Standards: What they are
and how we can have an impact on how they turn out! - Kim Charlson,
Member of the ALA Working Team to develop revised standards; Rahye
Puckett, Mississippi Regional Librarian, invited; Barry Levine, member
of ALA Standards Advisory Committee.
4:00 p.m. Library Users of America, business meeting; Sharon
Strzalkowski, presiding.
4:30 p.m. Adjourn to wine and cheese party. ACB President's Suite
Wednesday, July 7
1:30 p.m. Welcome, Sharon Strzalkowski, President Library Users of
America, Massachusetts; Deanna Noriega, President, Braille Revival
League, Colorado. room J and K
1:35 p.m. The Braille Authority of North America, the Unified English
Braille Code and where we go from here. Kim Charlson, Chairperson,
Braille Authority of North America, Watertown, MA.
2:05 p.m. Info-eyes and other exciting new initiatives that will change
how people who are blind use libraries - Lori Bell, Mid-Illinois Talking
Book Library.
2:50 p.m. Break
3:10 p.m. Talking Book Narrator: Mark Ashby, Potomac Talking Book
Services, Maryland.
3:45 p.m. What is happening at Alabama's Regional Library; Fara Zaleski,
Alabama Regional Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped,
Montgomery, Alabama.
4:00 p.m. Library Science as a career: How I use my master's to make
libraries more friendly to people who are blind - Tim Emmons, Alabama.
4:20 p.m. New products and bigger libraries from the American Printing
House for the Blind
4:45 p.m. Adjourn
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