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  *Call for presentations: "**Going Global! Finding Non-English Language
> Specialists" Program—ALA Annual Conference, Chicago, Monday July 14, 2009.
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> The ALCTS Steering Committee to Oversee the Implementation of the
> Non-English Language Task Force recommendations invites proposal submissions
> for the "Going Global! Finding Non-English Language Specialists" Program to
> be held at the ALA Annual Conference in Chicago on Monday July 14, 2009.
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> This program will consist of panel presentations and discussions related to
> the following issues:
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>    - How to identify and recruit the right non-English language
>    specialists;
>    - How to maintain sufficient quality control of (and access to) records
>    for non-English language materials; and
>    - How to employ creative, alternative staffing solutions in this area.
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> *Format: *
> Each presentation should be 20 minutes with 15 minutes for Q &A.
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> *How to submit your proposal*
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> Proposals should be submitted via email to Magda El-Sherbini (Chair) at
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> The deadline for submissions is 5:00 P.M., November 3rd, 2008. Proposals
> must include the following:
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> ·   Title of proposed presentation
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> ·   Outline of the proposed presentation (no more than 300 words)
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> ·   Name(s) of presenter(s)
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> ·   Position or title of presenter(s)
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> ·   Presenter(s) employer or affiliated institution
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> ·   E-mail address
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> ·   Telephone/fax numbers
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> ·   Short biographical statement regarding the presenter/s
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> Proposals will be evaluated by the Steering Committee members and selected
> speakers will be notified via email.
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> Magda El-Sherbini, Associate Professor
> Head,Cataloging Department
> The Ohio State University Libraries
> 610 Ackerman Rd, Rm. 5779
> Columbus, OH 43202-4500
> tel: 614-247-7456
> fax: 614-292-7859
> Internet: [log in to unmask]
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