The 2014 Access Services Conference will be held at the Georgia Tech Global Learning Center and the Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center on November 12-14 in Atlanta, GA.
The Keynote speaker for the 2014 Access Services Conference will be Trevor A. Dawes. Dawes is an Associate University Librarian at Washington University in St. Louis. He was previously the Circulation Services Director at the Princeton University Library, and prior to that held several positions at the Columbia University Libraries in NYC. He has worked with staff in developing and providing training for electronic reserve services; has written on RFID technology in libraries; has co-authored a publication on the organization and management of access services; has edited a volume on electronic reserves; and has either planned or presented at various local, national and international conferences on a variety of topics. His new co-edited volume, Twenty-First Century Access Services: On the Front Line of Academic Librarianship, was published by ACRL in the summer 2013. Since 2006, Dawes has been an instructor in the MSLIS program at the iSchool at Drexel University. Dawes earned his MLS from Rutgers University, and has two additional Master’s Degrees from Teachers College, Columbia University. He is an active member of the American Library Association and is the 2013-14 President of the Association of College and Research Libraries.