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HBCU Library Alliance 8th Biennial Membership Meeting

Theme: The Transforming HBCU Library Alliance: Revisit, Refocus, Reframe
Conference Presentations: Broadcast News
Monday and Tuesday, October 8,9 

Atlanta University Center Woodruff Library 
111 James P. Brawley Drive SW
Atlanta, GA 30314-4207 


Share your knowledge with the HBCU Library Alliance Membership! Conference proposal submissions will be accepted through Monday, July 30th.

Process for Submission and Acceptance

1. Applications should be submitted online no later than Monday, July 30th for review. Tiwanna Nevels, St. Augustine’s University (NC), tnevels@st-aug.edu will chair the committee to review applications. Committee members are Caitlin Cox, Talladega College (AL), Mary Jo Fayoyin, Savannah State University (GA), Mantra Henderson, Mississippi Valley State University, and Monika Rhue, Johnson C. Smith University (NC).
2. Presentations should be not more than 10 minutes to include q&a.
3. Authors will be notified by Monday, August 13th of the Committee’s decision. Applications will be judged on merit and relation to the Membership Meeting theme.

Selection Criteria
The proposal review is a blind, peer-review process.  Proposals will be evaluated by the Committee for originality and relevance to the theme. Special attention will be given to proposals that incorporate one or more of these characteristics:

Important Dates
Monday, July 30 – Application Submission Finishline
Monday, August 13 – Committee Decisions Announced

Contact Sandra Phoenix at sphoenix@hbculibraries.org or at 404-978-2118 with questions.



Please include the following in your submission

Name and Title of Primary Author:

Primary Author Institution:

Primary Author E-mail:

Primary Author Telephone:



Name and Title of Secondary Author:

Secondary Author Institution:

Secondary Author E-mail:

Secondary Author Telephone:



Audio-visual requirements:

projector   screen   microphone(s)



Presentation description (approximately 500 words). Outline main points of program and relevance to theme:

Short program description (approximately 200 words). The short description will get included in promotional materials:

Identify two learning outcomes from your program: