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Conference 2011 - A Western Roundup: Bringing Together History, Culture, and Technology
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SDLA 2011
"A Western Roundup: Bringing Together History, Culture, and Technology"
October 5-7

Registration I Conference Schedule I Hotel Accommodations I College Credit I Poster Session I
Quilt Raffle I Vendor/Exhibitor Information I Local Arrangements Committee

2011 Conference Attendee evaluation.     (Closed)


Registration Form in PDF format.

Online Registration

Conference Schedule & Handouts

Conference Schedule in PDF format.

Online Conference Schedule


Michael Eisenberg - Job Security & Big6 by the Month

Hotel Accommodations

Spearfish Holiday Inn and Convention Center (Map)

I-90 Exit 14
PO Box 399
Spearfish, SD, 57783.

A block of rooms has been reserved at a rate of $79.95 single/double.
Call the hotel at 800-999-3541 and specify SDLA Conference.
Reservations must be made by Sept. 5th, 2011 to receive the conference rate.
Directions for making reservations online.

The hotel offers complimentary shuttle service and free parking.

College Credit


Poster Session

The Academic, Health Sciences, & Special Libraries Section of the SDLA will sponsor a poster session at these year's annual
conference. The poster session will be held concurrently with the no-host social event on Thursday evening October 6 from
5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. All members from all types of libraries are encouraged to participate. Poster sessions provide an
interactive venue for displaying and demonstrating ideas, activities, and best practices with the "stage fright" associated with
formal presentations. Since this session is concurrent with the social event, you will have the opportunity for one-on-one
interactions as a presenter and as an audience member. Some of the posters presented at last year's conference included:
South Dakota Libray Snapshot Day, Briggs Library Space Survey Results, and Rapid City Public Library's Knowledge Network.

The best presentations are those that can be done visually and/or through hands on demonstrations. Presenters will have a
conference table and electricity will be available for electronic devices. Posters should be mounted on presentation boards.

To submit your presentation proposal or to obtain additional information, contact section chair Scott Ahola at or by phone at (605) 642-6359. The deadline for submissions is August 21st.


Vendor/Exhibitor Information

2011 Conference Exhibitor Evaluation. Closed. 

        Electronic Contract for Exhibit Space

        Printable Vendor/Exhibitor Information and forms.

Local Arrangements Committee

Chair, Amber Wilde
Exhibits, Sara Freng
Programming, Annie Brunskill (SDLA President)
Registration, Laura Olson (SDLA Exec. Secretary/Treasurer)

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