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Call for Convenors

Do you want to be part of the magic of AccessYYZ? Well, aren’t you lucky? Turns out we’re  looking for some convenors! Convening isn’t much work (not that we think you’re a slacker or anything)–all you have to do is introduce the name of the session, read the bio of the speaker(s), and thank any

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Access is Looking for Next Year’s Hosts

Do you love Access? Are you an event planning whiz, thrilled by the prospect of planning Canada’s foremost library technology conference? Were you inspired by the Herculean efforts of past Access Organizing Committees in bringing passionate, intelligent humans together to discuss and troubleshoot some of the most significant issues in libraries? Do you have a

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Donate to the AccessYYZ Diversity Scholarship Fund

Well, interested Access-goers, you seem like a bunch of humans that would really enjoy helping out deserving humans. Well, do we have an opportunity for you! You can do something awesome for yourself and for another by donating to our IndieGoGo campaign. We’re aiming to raise some money to offset the costs of attending the

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AccessYYZ Registration and Proposal Update

Thanks to all of you that have been eagerly waiting for registration to open! We can tell there are a lot of you (because we can read your minds, but also because our site gives us nifty analytics). You can register by clicking over to the registration page. There’s a lot of useful information about

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Technology is great! Except when it isn’t…

…which happens to be right now. We thought we were being smart (read: making our lives easier) by having an automated form for submissions. As some of you know, this wonder form has been rather…temperamental (to say the least). We’ve also come to realize it’s been stealthy stealing submitted proposals from us. And that’s just

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