Join our industry experts as they share their ideas and expertise during this full-day workshop at Internet Librarian 2019. You'll come away with a new attitude and new resources and tools for more effective and strategic searching. Check back in late-May for a list of speakers and session topics to be covered!
Sunday, October 20: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Now that our smartphones can not only search the web for us but also predict the fastest route to work, how do info pros set themselves apart from anyone with access to Google? This full-day workshop looks at what is innovative, creative, and digitally transforming in advanced web search, research, and analysis. Searchers Academy allows you to interact with a series of industry experts who share their ideas and expertise in the field of research on the web and in social media. There’s always something new to be learned from these leading-edge info pros. Participants should have basic experience with web searching, but even searchers with an extensive searching background will come away with a new attitude and new resources and tools for more effective and strategic searching. Expect to have your assumptions challenged about effective search techniques, strategies, and approaches.
Academy topics include:
Mary Ellen Bates, Principal, Bates Information Services, Inc.
Daniel Lee, Director, Enterprise Information Solutions, ARC Business Solutions Inc.
Greg Notess, Faculty & Graduate Services Librarian, Montana State University
Marydee Ojala, Editor-in-Chief, Online Searcher Magazine
Gary Price, Co-Founder, infoDOCKET & FullTextReports