Engaging and informative speakers top the billing at Xtreme Reference. Here are just a few of the experts we will be hearing from:
· Mary Ellen Bates (Keynote speaker) will jump start the day by taking us into the future and exploring scenarios where Xtreme Info Pros kick information services up a notch. Her presentation promises to be "xtremely" thought-provoking, fun, and lively.
· Dan Martin (Google) will share tips and tricks for getting the most out of Google search and tell us about other Google products to enhance research endeavors.
· James Kelly (Carroll County P.L., MD) and Doug Chestnut (Univ. Va. Library) update us with the latest unique approaches to mobile reference.
Springer Publishing Company is providing an exciting, hands-on opportunity to experience the look and feel of current e-readers in the market place. You'll learn about the latest products and services in the exhibits and literature tables area featuring:
Wolters Kluwer Health/OVID . Knovel . Dow Jones & Company . IEEE . Elsevier . Financial Times . Leadership Directories
Bernan Publishers . Safari Books Online . Basch Subscriptions, Inc. . Thomson Reuters . InfoDesk . Dialog . EBSCO
We'll have author-signings, raffles.and more. Check out the recent updates to the day's events and program at http://units.sla.org/chapter/cmd/xreference.htm
Early Bird registration rates are in effect until August 31. To register and learn more about the program at: http://units.sla.org/chapter/cmd/xreference.htm.
Xtreme Reference is being presented by the Maryland Chapter of SLA.
Ashley M. Conaway, MLIS
President-Elect; Programming Chair; Cutting Edge Editor
Maryland Chapter of SLA
Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
Laurel, MD 20723
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