hyde park debate

The subject of the 2022 Hyde Park debate was Resolved: Transformative Agreements Represent the Best Possible Mechanism for a full Transition to Open Access Moderator: Rick Anderson, University Librarian, Brigham Young University Debaters: Pro: Carrie Webster, VP, OA,...

Cynthia Hurd Award

Cynthia Graham Hurd was a librarian in Charleston who lost her life in 2015 in the shooting at the Mother AME Church. This award was established in her honor. The 2022 recipient was Ioana Liuta, Digital Scholarship Librarian at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver,...

Opening Keynote

The opening keynote address, “We will get there together, together” was presented by Dr. Buhle Mbambo-Thata from the National University of Lesotho. Our profession espouses togetherness in many ways. The UN has designed sustainable goals to ensure that no...

The 2022 vendor showcase

In contrast to most conferences, the Vendor Showcase (a.k.a. Exhibit Hall) was the major scheduled event on Tuesday, November 1, which is an innovative approach to scheduling. It was well attended, with crowded aisles for most of the day, as these photos show. An...