Minitex Technical Services Symposium 2019: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Technical Services Review
Dec 16, 2019
In mid-November, Minitex hosted the second Technical Services Symposium with a focus on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Technical Services. The event was a successful day of provocative ideas and thoughtful conversation.
Nov 6, 2019
There is still time to register for the Minitex Technical Services Symposium: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Technical Services. Registration closes November 7.
Sep 19, 2019
Registration is now available for the 2019 Minitex Technical Services Symposium: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Technical Services!
Aug 6, 2019
Propose a session for the 2019 Minitex Technical Services Symposium! The 2019 Minitex Technical Services Symposium: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Technical Services will be held at the Brookdale Library in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota on Thursday, November 14, 2019. Share your experiences and best practices supporting and promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion in Technical Services! Have you found ordinary or extraordinary ways of reflecting and championing your diverse community and colleagues in your work? Do you understand the importance of equity and inclusion but are unsure how to be an advocate and ally through your Technical Services work?
Jul 9, 2019
We are pleased to announce that Amber Billey will be the keynote speaker at the Minitex Technical Services Symposium: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Technical Services on November 14, 2019.
May 31, 2019
The Minitex Technical Services Symposium will return this fall, on November 14, 2019. This year's theme is Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Technical Services.
Dec 6, 2018
ODIN, the Online Dakota Information Network in North Dakota, is hiring a Technical Support Specialist.
Oct 23, 2017
We're excited to share the news that Metropolitan State University is our co-sponsor for the Minitex Technical Services Symposium: Linked Data and the Future and MarcEdit workshop, and both events will take place on December 6 in the Library and Information Services building, located at 645 7th Street East, Saint Paul, Minnesota. We're also excited to provide you with more information about the keynote speaker, Jean Godby (OCLC Research), and MarcEdit workshop presenter, Terry Reese (creator of MarcEdit). Registration and the full program will be announced soon!
Sep 28, 2017
Join us for a half-day technical services symposium and an advanced MarcEdit workshop on Wednesday, December 6th. This inaugural conference will focus on what technical services practitioners face in the near and middle future. Topics will include Linked Data, BIBFRAME, and local practices happening right now in a library near you.
Apr 25, 2016
In this upcoming ALCTS webinar on Wednesday, May 18, 2016, 1:00 to 2:00 p.m., presenters will explore current trends and developments in library technical services and discuss how they will impact the future of this field of librarianship. Participants will learn about hard skills (such as programming, language acquisition, time management, and metadata schema) and soft skills (such as collaboration, creativity, initiative, and overall attitude) that will be instrumental in his/her success in the future of technical services.