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Network Bulletin No. 02-11


Date: March 22, 2002


Subject: National Conference of Librarians Serving the
Blind and Phsycially Handicapped Individuals, 2002

Index term: Agenda and registration information


__Agenda__
Enclosed for your information is the draft agenda for the
2002 National Conference  of Librarians Serving Blind and
Physically Handicapped Individuals to be held in Richmond,
Virginia, April 28 - May 2.  The conference will be preceded
by two full-day workshops on Saturday, April 27:  "The Art
of Audio Book Production" and "Children and Young Adult
Services."  Both workshops will be held from 9:00 a.m. to
4:00 p.m.

__Hotel reservations__
You must make reservations at the Omni Richmond Hotel no
later than April 5, 2002.  When calling the hotel to make
reservations, state that you are attending the National
Conference of Librarians Serving Blind and Physically
Handicapped Individuals, April 28 - May 2.  The hotel
telephone number is (804) 344-7000.  Daily room rates are
$99 single, $109 double, $119 triple, and $129 quadruple,
plus 12.5 percent tax.

__Registration form__
Please register before the end of March, either by fax,
using the conference registration form enclosed with the
Network Bulletin 02-05, or online at
<www.loc.gov/nls/conf2002/registration.html>.  Please do not
register by mail.  Contact Steve Prine if you have any
questions. __There is no registration fee.__

__Travel to Richmond__
Richmond is served by airlines and Amtrak.

__Transportation from airport and train station__
Transportation from both the airport and the train station
to the hotel is available by taxi and should cost less than
$20.

__Parking__
Valet parking is available for all registered overnight
guests with cars at $12 per night, subject to change.  This
charge includes unlimited "ins and outs" and will be added
to each room bill.

__Table for shared information__
Brochures, bibliographies, handbooks, or other materials
that you wish to have displayed or shared with other
conferees may be brought to the conference registration
desk.  You may bring a few copies or enough for everyone.
We expect approximately 175 persons to attend.


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For further information contact:

Stephen Prine
Conference Coordinator
Telephone:  (202) 707-9245
Fax:  (202) 707-0712
E-mail:  [log in to unmask]