Innovations Conference

July 21, 2021 all-day
Ohio Library Council via Zoom

Conference Overview: 2020 was a year that forced innovation, but library staff have been innovators for years. How have you been thinking outside the box, providing new services, or discovering new ways to tell your library’s story? This virtual conference will explore pre- and post-pandemic resiliency in library services, programs and more.

Call for Programs:
The Conference Planning Committee is currently accepting proposals that tie to the core competencies of public library service and address innovative services, creative programming, and emerging trends within the library community.

Program Submission Form (PDF)
Deadline for proposals: May 12, 2021

photo of Jeff Yahraus

Jeff Yahraus, Chair

Conference Planning Committee:

Jeff Yahraus, Chair
Williams County Public Library

Kellen Freeman
Delaware County District Library

Katy Hite
Delaware County District Library

Liz Muether
Mercer County District Library

Gill Nance
Southwest Public Libraries

Leann Schneider
Bexley Public Library

Jennifer Stencel
Akron-Summit County Public Library

Holly Walter
Findlay-Hancock County Public Library

Jeannine Wilbarger
Rossford Public Library

Continuing Education Credits: For those working toward their Ohio Public Librarian or Ohio Public Library Staff re-certification, this conference will count as six (6) contact hours of credit.