Perhaps of interest if you are attending ALA...
Transformations in Performing Arts Librarianship
Sunday, June 30, 3:00-4:00 pm
McCormick Place Convention Center, Room N427a
The study of the performing arts is being transformed by new methods and technologies, presenting challenges and opportunities to librarians. This session features two panelists, Doug Reside, Digital Curator for the New York Public Library of the Performing Arts, and Susan Wiesner, 2011 Innovation Fellow for the Council of Learned Societies, who will discuss their own groundbreaking work and suggest ways that librarians can engage with new initiatives in the performing arts.