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Archive of Previous OPAL Events About
Library and Information Science Topics and Trends

  • "Libraries and the Future of eReading (or, eReading and the Future of Libraries)": An audiorecording of a talk made by Tom Peters at the WAPL Annual Conference on May 5, 2011.

  • "eBooks and Libraries": An audiorecording of a talk made by Tom Peters at the Wisconsin E-Book Summit on May 4, 2011.

  • ALA Connections Salon: Education and Recruitment, with Special Guests Connie Paul from the Central Jersey Regional Library Cooperative, and Julie Brewer from the University of Delaware Library, held on May 15, 2009.

  • "The Kurzweil 1000 Sofware and Other Adaptive Technologies," a discussion led by Melesse Demissay, held at the DC Public Library on January 17, 2009.

  • A Casual Conversation with John Budd Professor at the School of Information Science and Learning Technologies at the University of Missouri - Columbia, held on December 5, 2008.

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