Maryland State Library Resource Center

Enoch Pratt Free Library

Maryland Statewide Circulation Conference

Wednesday, November 7, 2018
9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Hosted at the Cylburn Arboretum
4915 Greenspring Ave, Baltimore, MD 21209

The opening will be held in the Vollmer Center with breakout sessions to follow at the Cylburn Mansion and Greenhouse Classroom. Registration and parking are free.


The Maryland Statewide Circulation Conference is the annual circulation conference for library staff throughout Maryland. The conference brings together circulation, support, and reference staff for presentations on the latest trends in circulation. We hope you will join us for an exciting line up of presenters who will bring to you informative presentations on various topics important to the circulation professional. This year’s theme will focus on wellness and self-care.


The conference has reached capacity, registration is closed.

Agenda & Session Descriptions


We are pleased to announce this year’s keynote speaker will be Patricia Smith, founder of the Compassion Fatigue Awareness Project©. In addition to explaining what compassion fatigue is and how to recognize it, Patricia will be sharing practices and the benefits of self-care.

Morning Refreshments/Lunch

Light morning refreshments and lunch will also be provided free of charge. Vegetarian & gluten free options will be also provided.

For more information, contact Chelsea Shockley at (410) 396-4648 or

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