We can’t wait to see you at ALA Midwinter this week. We have so much to share, from our new white paper on video-based learning to our expanding suite of data resources, and more. And more importantly, we want to hear from YOU how we can better meet your needs. Visit us at booth #1928 at any time, and check out our full schedule below.
Come by the booth for a chance to win a GoPro Hero
Celebrating the launch of our library-focused Instagram account, we’re raffling off a GoPro Hero camera to ALA Midwinter attendees. Come by the booth to enter and then return on Sunday afternoon at 4:00pm when we will announce the winner. And don’t forget to follow us on Instagram for fun pics and updates from your SAGE Library friends: @SAGEPub_Library. Read the Official Rules.
Wine, cheese, pretzels and beer opening reception, Friday, February 9, 5:30-7:00pm
Join us to toast the start of the conference, mingle with colleagues, and see what’s new at SAGE in 2018. Reserve your space >>
The impact of video-based learning, Saturday, February 10, 11:15am
Come and learn the outcomes of SAGE’s research endeavors on video-based learning, presented by Senior Publisher for SAGE Video, Michael Carmichael. The outcomes of this research are also available in a newly published whitepaper entitled: Assessing the Impact of Educational Video on Student Engagement, Critical Thinking and Learning: The Current State of Play which can be picked for free at the SAGE booth. Reserve your space >>
Celebrate Data-Planet joining SAGE: Saturday, February 10, 2:00pm
Join us for a toast to celebrate a new era in data delivery as Data-Planet joins the SAGE family. Meet Data-Planet founder, Richard Landry, and hear how together we will support the growing needs of librarians to provide quality data and services to their patrons. Reserve your space >>
The Perfect Pitch with SAGE Business & Management: Sunday, February 11, 10:00am
Learn how researchers can craft the perfect pitch using resources from SAGE’s Business & Management portfolio! In this session, Senior Library Relations Manager Rhonda Contreras, MLIS, will present a sample business idea and use SAGE’s business resources to develop a well-researched business plan. In the process, you will learn more about how to support entrepreneurs across all disciplines by giving them the research resources needed to bring the next big thing to market. Come for the presentation, stay for cake! Reserve your space >>
How ready are students for research? Sunday, February 11, 3:00pm
Students arrive at college or university with varying experience in conducting research. From undergrads to PhD candidates, it often falls on library staff to guide students through the research process. Our panel will discuss their experience with helping students and offer tips to help your library users. The presentation will be followed by a sneak peek of SAGE’s newest video collection: Practical Research & Academic Skills. Popcorn will be provided. Reserve your space >>