Call for Posters: Libraries and Librarians in Virtual Worlds Exhibit at CVL

VCARA Blog

Published: May 18, 2016

The Community Virtual Library in Second Life will present an exhibit of libraries and library work in virtual worlds during the summer of 2016.

The Community Virtual Library in Second Life will present an exhibit of libraries and library work in virtual worlds during the summer of 2016. Libraries and individuals working within them (volunteers, friends, museum curators) are invited to prepare a poster or presentation to display on Bradley Island. Second Life libraries, as well as libraries and library activities (museum exhibits) in other virtual worlds, such as Kitely, Inworldz, Opensim or any other immersive space are encouraged to participate.

Call for Exhibit Presentation Proposals

Deadline: June 3, 2016

Grand Opening of Exhibit: Thursday, June 16th 5-7pm SLT

Contact Valibrarian: Gregg in Second Life (or email proposal to Valibrarian@gmail.com)

Participants may request a presentation screen.

Overview

Exhibit participants may display work featuring a virtual world library project and include notecards or links to library-related work.

Each participant will be given a 10 time slot to share about virtual world librarianship at the Grand Opening on Thursday, June 16th.

SLurl:  http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Bradley%20University/31/182/24

Link to call for proposals:  https://sites.google.com/site/alacvlmemberinterestgroup/

Contact: Valerie Hill, PhD
Information Literacy Consultant
@valibrarian