This day will follow the unconference model allowing attendees the power to choose topics most relevant to their work and their lives.
Watch for more program details and registration information following ALA Midwinter! This event is sponsored by LITA’s Women in Information Technology Interest Group.
The 57-year-old singer/guitarist is reveling in all her favorite things these days, even 1997 hits.Save the date for this exciting LITA preconference at the upcoming ALA Annual conference in Chicago, IL.LITA Advram Camp Friday June 23, 2017, am – pm Northwestern University campus in Evanston, IL Women in library technology face numerous challenges in their day-to-day work.I never thought, "Oh, I'm not a dude and chicks don't do this." A lot of people in the industry thought it was wrong and didn't want to accept the fact they were producing a female artist. They would think, "If she can do it then I can do it." They'd come back a few years later and say, "Do you still need a guitarist? Mostly in the earlier stages of my solo career, during my first solo album, . People like Edward Van Halen, Billy Sheehan — true musicians like them accepted me." Taylor Swift at the Grammy Awards spoke about men in the industry taking credit for her work. What did you learn from working with Runaways manager Kim Fowley? The girls can bag on Kim all they want but he really showed us how to have our own individual personalities [on stage] and how to have our own musical styles.She began playing guitar at the age of 11, and joined her first band as a teenager.