Thursday, July 08, 2010

Reference Services: Planning, Marketing and Assessing New Technologies: METRO Workshop

On Wednesday, July 21st, join METRO for Reference Services: Planning, Marketing and Assessing New Technologies. New products, platforms, and social media practices for virtual reference services will be discussed, and instructors Alexa Pearce and Margaret Smith will also share examples of staff training activities, marketing materials, assessments and more. For this interactive workshop, participants are encouraged to come prepared to discuss your own experiences, as well as what components of virtual reference service may be of interest to your communities.

This workshop will take place from 1:00pm – 4:00pm at METRO: 57 East 11th Street, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10003.

Registration fees: $30 members; $30 myMETRO; $60 non-members

To register or to learn more, please visit:

Please contact Laura Forshay at, 212.228.2320 x10 with any questions.