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SIS Meeting Notice, February 2, 2013

Saturday lunch and program in Sarasota at the The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art Library, 12:00pm-2:00pm

The Fantastic Challenges of Librarianship: Digital Solutions panel discussion by Mēgan Oliver, Assistant Librarian at the Ringling Museum Library, Gail Donovan, Reference Librarian at The Jane Bancroft Cook Library at New College, and Sarah Norris, Technical Services Librarian at The Jane Bancroft Cook Library at New College. Tour of the library and special collections given by Mēgan Oliver.

The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art Library
Johnson-Blalock Education Building
5401 Bay Shore Road, Sarasota, FL 34243

The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art Library is located at 5401 Bay Shore Road, Sarasota, FL 34243. The library is located in the Johnson-Blalock Education building, just south of the pink museum of art, on Bay Shore Road. The library may be accessed through the South Gate driveway. The library maintains nearly 90,000 volumes and serves as an excellent art research facility with a spacious reading room, 4 staff librarians, and various digital resources.  Parking is available around the Education Building/Art Museum Library. If full, there is general parking available to the public in front of the Museum.

Box lunches from Carr’s Café, $10.00 per person. Various meat and vegetarian sandwiches, a side, pickle and a cookie included. 

The food is optional; however if you RSVP and order a meal, please consider it an obligation to pay even if you cannot make the meeting, since SIS must turn in the headcount for the meals in advance.
    $10.00, payable by check or cash at the meeting. 
    $10.50, payable by credit card in advance (see link below)

12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
     12:00 p.m.      Lunch   
     12:30 p.m.      Business meeting, followed by Panel Discussion.

RSVP by Wednesday, January 30th, 2013. RSVP on-line and indicate if you will be ordering a meal. For questions or to change your response, contact Mēgan Oliver

          RSVP Link

     Google Maps

 If you want to pay in advance for the meal by credit card, please continue to to the PayPal site. Be sure to indicate the Member/Guest name(s) when you pay.