Engaging and informative speakers top the billing at Xtreme Reference.  Here are just a few of the experts we will be hearing from:

· Mary Ellen Bates (Keynote speaker) will jump start the day by taking us into the future and exploring scenarios where Xtreme Info Pros kick information services up a notch. Her presentation    promises to be “xtremely” thought-provoking, fun, and lively.

·      Dan Martin (Google) will share tips and tricks for getting the most out of Google search and tell us about other Google products to enhance research endeavors.

·      James Kelly (Carroll County P.L., MD) and Doug Chestnut (Univ Va Library) update us with the latest unique approaches to mobile reference.

Springer Publishing Company is providing an exciting, hands-on opportunity to experience the look and feel of current e-readers in the market place. You’ll learn about the latest products and services in the exhibits and literature tables area featuring:
Wolters Kluwer Health /OVID
Dow Jones & Company
Financial Times
Leadership Directories
Bernan Publishers
Safari Books Online
Basch Subscriptions, Inc.
Thomson Reuters
We'll have author-signings, raffles...and more.  Check out the recent updates to the day's events and program at:    http://units.sla.org/chapter/cmd/xreference.htm 

Early Bird registration rates are in effect until August 31.  To register and learn more about the program at:  http://units.sla.org/chapter/cmd/xreference.htm.
Robyn C. Frank, Publicity Chair
Xtreme Reference Planning Committee
Maryland Chapter of SLA




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