TennesseeLibrary Association (TLA) is holding their annual conference in Knoxville this year on March 21-23.
The conference theme is Libraries Transform.
Several Preston Medical Library staff are attending and/or presenting at the conference.
Sandy Oelschlegel, Library Director and president of the Tennessee Health Science Library Association (THeSLA), will participate in a TLA membership promotion roundtable.
Michael Lindsay, Serials and Web Services Librarian at Preston, will present Transforming the Library Website: You and the IT Crowd.
Katy Justiss, a graduate student in the UTK School of Information Sciences and Graduate Student Assistant at Preston, will present Creating Community: Using a Peer Mentor Program to Enhance Student Experience.
Katy will also be honored as the recipient of the Gleaves Scholarship Award.
Sara Horne, a graduate student in the UTK School of Information Sciences and a library student assistant at Preston, will serve as a conference volunteer.
Other Preston-affiliated attendees include Elizabeth Hinton, Postgraduate Library Intern, and Adam Kemper, Library Student Assistant, MSLIS.