NELA/RILA Joint 2018 Conference

21st to 23rd October, 2018


21st to 23rd October, 2018 07:00 am - 09:00 pm

Website: NELA/RILA Joint 2018 Conference


Crowne Plaza Warwick, RI
801 Greenwich Ave
Warwick, RI 02886
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October 22, 2018, 9:00 am

A Space for Advocacy: Grassroots Library Support, Past & Future


RI's grassroots Coalition of Library Advocates - founded in the 1980s by nationally recognized activists Joan Ress Reeves, Rose Ellen Reynolds, and others - has helped create state laws and even a constitutional amendment supporting libraries. Panelists discuss advocacy techniques for essential information services in a changing social and political world.

Hall: Greenwich Track: Advocacy Type: