Call for Proposals: Oregon Virtual Reference Summit 2014

Call for Proposals: Oregon Virtual Reference Summit 2014
The Oregon Virtual Reference Summit Planning Committee invites you to
submit proposals for programs at the 2014 Oregon Virtual Reference
which will take place on May 16, 2014 at Seventh Mountain Resort
( in Bend, Oregon.
The Summit is Oregon’s annual conference dedicated to reference,
service, and technology. It is a one day conference that strives for a
fun, friendly, inclusive environment with reference focused content
appropriate for all skill levels, library types, and experiences. It is
also an excellent opportunity to meet virtual reference staff from
around the state face to face and exchange ideas. Presenters and
attendees do not need to staff Answerland; all are welcome.
Examples of past programs can be found on Northwest Central
( by searching for ‘Oregon Virtual Referenece
‘. Proposals may be submitted via a web form located at need to be 60
minutes in length. Presentation formats which include a participatory
element are encouraged.
Proposals will be accepted until February 28, 2014. Notification of
acceptance will be made by March 14, 2014. Presenters will receive free
registration and travel reimbursement up to $200 for individuals
traveling more than 55 miles to the conference.