Stephen Abram – Catching the Vision: The Library in 2020
Area libraries, library organizations, and Minitex collaborated to bring Stephen Abram, Vice
President, Strategic Partnerships and Markets for Gale Cengage, to Fargo/Moorhead and Sioux
Falls during October 2010. Abram, an international speaker on library issues, presented "Catching
the Vision: The Library in 2020" in Fargo/Moorhead on October 19 and Sioux Falls on October 20.
session in Fargo/Moorhead included an open focus group with library users. During the afternoon
session in Sioux Falls, Abrams presented "Advocacy for Libraries: In Our Own Interest (And Our
Slides from Abram's presentations are available at his
Stephen's Lighthouse blog.