Wednesday, February 01, 2012

METRO &ACRL/NY Present: Libraries in Flux, Mon. March 19

Speaker: Lee Rainie, Director, Pew Internet & American Life Project

Date: Monday, March 19, 2012

Time: 3:00pm-5:00pm.

Location: METRO Training Center (4th floor)
57 E. 11th Street
New York NY 10003
Phone: (212) 228-2320

Event Description: Lee Rainie, Director of the Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project, will discuss the Project's findings about how people gather, share, and create information on the internet and with their mobile phones. He will describe how libraries can fit into the social networks that are the main social structures for learning and caring in the 21st Century. And he will describe the work that the Project is doing with a grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation about the role of libraries in the lives of their patrons and communities.

METRO Institutional Member Employee: $10.00
Individual myMETRO Member: $10.00
ACRL/NY Member: $10.00
Non-Member: $25.00

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