PA Forward Information Literacy Summit

Library Services By Design: Supporting Future Forward Workplace Compentencies

July 21, 2016

8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Foster Auditorium, Paterno Library, Penn State University

Keynote Presentations

Sowing the Seeds: High School Libraries Set the Stage for Agile Learning

presented by Dr. Brenda Boyer

School librarian and Instructional Designer, Kutztown School District


Workplace Information Literacy: A Crucial Component of Lifelong Learning

presented by Russ Hall

Associate Librarian, Reference and Instruction, Penn State Behrend, Erie


Supporting Job Seekers in Public Libraries: From Traditional Services to Trauma Informed Awareness

presented by Wes Roberts

Library Service Manager of Workforce and Economic Development, Carenegie Library, Pittsburgh

Summit Information & Registration

You do not need to be a member of PaLA to register and attend!

ACT 48 credits will be available for those who need them.

Our thirteen breakout sessions have also been finalized, and you can find full details on the registration site under Breakout Session Descriptions & Presenter Information.

Registration will remain open until capacity is reached.

This project is made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services as administered by the Pennsylvania Department of Education and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Tom Wolf, Governor, through the College and Research Division of PaLA. Show your appreciation by becoming a member of PaLA! And if you are a member – thank you!