Maryland State Library Resource Center

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SLRC Conference - Maryland State Library Resource Center

SLRC Conference

The Fall 2020 SLRC Conference is virtual, and will take place Monday - Wednesday, October 26 - 28, 2020.

Attendees can register for a single webinar, or for multiple sessions.

Morning webinars will begin at 10 a.m. Afternoon webinars will begin at 1p.m. Webinars are expected to last ninety minutes.

Links and calendar invites will be sent to registered attendees during the week prior to the conference.


Monday October 26

1 - 2.30 p.m.
Handling Library Materials during COVID-19
Chelsea Shockley
Customer Experience Manager, EPFL / SLRC

Tuesday October 27

10 - 11.30 a.m.
Adverse Childhood Experiences Interface Training
Andrea Butler and Candace Hawkins
AETNA Better Health of Maryland for Baltimore Family Tree

1 - 2.30 p.m.
Introduction to SLRC Services
Paula Mitchell
Access Services Manager, EPFL / SLRC
Katy Troeschel
Business Librarian, EPFL / SLRC

Wednesday October 28

10 - 11.30 a.m.
Keynote: Shelter From the Storm: Trauma, 2020, and Protective Libraries
Patrick Lloyd
Community Resources Coordinator, Georgetown Public Library

1 - 2.30 p.m.
The Connected Library: Vetting and Partnering with Social Service Providers
Patrick Lloyd
Community Resources Coordinator, Georgetown Public Library

To register, please complete the conference registration form. You can also download and print a copy of the conference schedule.

Participants will earn 1.5 contact hours for attending each SLRC Conference session.

Please register early to avoid disappointment. Registration closes Friday October 16th or when capacity is reached.

For more information, contact John Jewitt at

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