There are six new Tenn-Share Board members: Rebekah Ellis (L&N STEM Academy); Rachel Rich (Lipscomb Academy Upper School); Kathryn Hiney (E.G. Fisher Public Library); Susan Drye (Nashville Public Library); Patricia Dover (Sewanee: The University of the South); and Diette Ward (Lee University).
Hotel information Participants who need lodging may book at the Home2Suites by Hilton Murfreesboro for $94/night (not including taxes and fees) Group code is: LIB Book directly with the hotel by calling 615-895-2929 and asking for the Library Carpentries block. or Utilize this link Deadline to book is December 23.
Register today for the Library Carpentry Workshop, January 7-9, 2019, at Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, TN. Library Carpentry introduces library professionals to data science software and skills that can be used to improve library collections and services. No prior knowledge is needed. Register at: https://www.tenn-share.org/ev_calendar_day.asp?eventid=12 Participants must bring a laptop with a Mac, Linux, or Windows operating system (not a tablet, Chromebook, etc.) that they have administrative privileges on. They should have a few specific software packages installed (listed on the event web page: https://libcce.github.io/2019-01-07-MTSU). Meals and snacks are included in registration fee of $160 for three days. Participants must arrange for their travel and lodging. If you have any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or MaryEllen.Sloane@mtsu.edu.