Insert Catchy Label Here or the End of Gen Y, Digital Natives and the Millennial Student Myth

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Monday, June 25, 2012 - 8:00am to 10:00am
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Moderator: Pamela Mann, Reference, Instruction & Outreach Librarian, St. Mary's College of Maryland
Speaker: Roberto C. Delgadillo, Humanities, Social Science and Government Information Services Manager, University of California - Davis
Speaker: Virginia Eubanks, Associate Professor, Department of Women's Studies, University of Albany (SUNY)
Speaker: Yago S. Cura, Librarian, Los Angeles Public Library
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The program will look at how changing demographics effects academic library user populations and how libraries prepare for the changes. Issues addressed may include, demographic projections, users in two-year, four-year and vocational and graduate institutions, economic issues, serving first generation students, the digital divide, race/class/gender/age, Latino students in higher education, information literacy, technology trends and lib 2.0, assessment and ethnographic approaches to understanding users.

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