Network Bulletin      No:     11-02


                Date:     January 14, 2011


  Subject: National Conference of Librarians                       I

               Serving Blind and Physically                                                         

               Handicapped Individuals, 2012


               Index Term:

               Announcement and workshop survey        


NLS is pleased to announce that the next National Conference of Librarians Serving Blind and Physically Handicapped Individuals will be held at the Hotel Viking in Newport, Rhode Island, from Sunday, May 20, through Thursday, May 24, 2012.     

A preconference workshop is scheduled for Saturday, May 19, 2012.


NLS invites the network to propose topics for conference programs and for the preconference workshop. Each regional conference is also invited to propose a topic to present at the national conference. The list of proposed topics will be shared with conference chairs prior to the 2011 regional conference meetings.


Joel Phillips, assistant head of the NLS Production Control Section, and MaryBeth Wise, network consultant, Network Services Section, are coordinating the conference.


Please e-mail suggestions to Ms. Wise at [log in to unmask] by close of business Tuesday, March 1, 2011. Sending suggestions to NLS by United States Postal Service is not advised, as security procedures will delay delivery.


                              For more information contact:   Joel Phillips

                                                                                 Assistant Head

                                                                                 Production Control Section

                                                                                 (202) 707-9706

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                                                                                 MaryBeth Wise

                                                                                 Network Consultant

                                                                                 Network Services Section

                                                                                 (202) 707-0501

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