Monthly Archives: March 2014

Previous events


Year 2015: CALA Southwest Chapter 2015 Annual Conference May 27, 2015 Proposal: The world has successfully transitioned from the Newtonian‐ worldview era to the hypermedia‐networked age. Professions of librarianship, including librarians and libraries, have also been shifted from the traditional “guardian of knowledge” to the information intermediary. The theme “Online Future” reflects SW Chapter’s efforts to move administration meetings and events to online formats this past year. You are invited to share your success of any online experience in librarianship, […]

Upcoming events


CALA Southwest Chapter 2016 Annual Conference Location: Online Duration: TBA If you have any ideas and suggestions of conference theme, please send emails to xduan at ou.edu. Thank you.   ——————————   Texas Library Association 2016 Annual Conference Location: Houston, Texas Duration: April 19-22, 2016  

2011 Annual Program


Texas Library Association 2011 Annual Conference. Place: Austin Program title: Creating an Online Health Information Pathfinder for a Diverse Population Speaker: Ana D. Cleveland, regents professor and director, Houston and Health Informatics Programs; Xuequn Della Pan, project coordinator; and Jodi Philbrick, assistant director, Houston Program, College of Information, University of North Texas

2010 Annual Program


Texas Library Association 2010 Annual Conference. Place: San Antonio Program title: Managing Change in the Information Age Speaker: Delene De La Rosa, director, Quitman Public Library; Julie Todaro, dean of library services, Austin Community College; Zhixian (George) Yi, doctoral student, Texas Woman’s University

2009 Annual Program


Texas Library Association 2009 Annual Conference. Place: Houston Program title: Collections on the Lives and Histories of Asian Americans Speaker: Icy Smith, author and founder, East West Discovery Press; Irwin A. Tang, author, Paul Revere Books

1998 Annual Program


Texas Library Association 1998 Annual Conference. Place: San Antonio Program title: Academic Libraries in the Two Chinas: China Mainland, Hong Kong and Taiwan Speaker: Terry Wang, Head Librarian, University of Texas at Arlington; Chloris Yue, Reference Librarian, University of Houston – Clear Lake; Wei Wu, Systems Librarian, University of Houston

1997 Annual Program


Texas Library Association 1997 Annual Conference. Place: Ft. Worth Program title: Managing Diversity: New Challenge in a Changing World Speaker: Gilda Baeza Ortego, Director, Mary and Jeff Bell Library, Texas A & M University at Corpus Christi; William W. Wan, Assistant Director of Libraries for Technical Services, Texas Woman’s University Terry Wang, Head Librarian, Science and Engineering Library, University of Texas Arlington

1996 Annual Program


Texas Library Association 1996 Annual Conference. Place: Houston Program title: The First Emperor of China: from Interactive Videodisc to Multimedia CD to Cyberspace; The Changing Role of Collection Development: Libraries in the Digital Environment Speaker: Ching-Chih Chen Professor and Associate Dean, Graduate School of Library and Information Sciences, Simmons College  

1995 Annual Program


Texas Library Association 1995 Annual Conference. Place: Dallas Program title: The Forgotten Texans Speaker: Eugenia Tang, Document/Microtext Reference Librarian, Texas A & M University; Monica Wong, Acquisitions/Collection Development Librarian, El Paso Community College

1994 Annual Program


Texas Library Association 1994 Annual Conference. Place: Corpus Christi Program title: Ride the Tide to China Speaker: George Teoh, Library Director, Houston Community College, Northwest Campus