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10:55 Wesley Teal  
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11:20 announcements
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11:30-1:00 Lunch ([https://docs.google.com/document/d/1rHNfRZ5b2tc_4blNJVEF8JD10SVixpwR_BdMAj4LpzI/edit?usp=sharing Sign up])
11:30-1:00 Lunch ([https://docs.google.com/document/d/1rHNfRZ5b2tc_4blNJVEF8JD10SVixpwR_BdMAj4LpzI/edit?usp=sharing Sign up])

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King Library

Miami University of Ohio

Google Maps

Call for proposals

To help us make sure we have a room for you to present in, we encourage you to submit a proposal by the end of March, 2018. Unless we get a tremendous amount of proposals we do not anticipate rejecting submissions.

Link to submit your presentation


Registration for this conference is free and does not require joining a national organization. Due to space limits, registration will be limited to 50 participants. Similar to the national Code4lib, we have a meal sign-up page for lunch on January 7th, which allows us to keep registration costs low for you.

Link to conference registration


Getting Here/Parking

Getting to Oxford is easiest by car, but below is information about regional airports and other transportation options. Parking information coming soon .


We do not have block reservations arranged at any of these hotels. Check the site's mapping feature, at least four of those listed are within walking distance of the King Library conference site.


Coffee, tea, and pastries will be sponsored by Miami University Libraries on June 7th. For all other meals check our list of local dining options on and around campus.

Eat, Drink, Do Fun Things

Working on a Google Map with a few dining suggestions near campus.

Wireless internet

Miami University is a member of Eduroam, and public wireless is available on campus.

Other Questions?

Contact Craig Boman at bomanca@miamioh.edu


June 7, 9a-5p

June 8, 9a-12p

Outline of June 7

8:00-9:00: Check-in and breakfast outside 320

9:00-9:15: Welcome and introductory remarks room 320

9:15-10:15: Introductions and potential keynote speaker

10:15-10:30: Break

10:00 Peter Murray

10:55 Wesley Teal

11:20 announcements

11:30-1:00 Lunch (Sign up)

1:00-145 Breakout sessions (spread throughout) 2:00 Tammy Stitz 2:25 Miami local person prez 3-3:15 Break

3:15-4:30 Lightning talks (room 320)

Time TBD (~5PM-~8PM): Meetup at [http:// TBD] This bar is an easy bus ride from campus, and near many great dining options.

Outline of June 8

8:30-9:30 Breakfast outside room 320

9:00-10:00 Choose format based on informal survey (voting day/night before) Hackathon, hands on sesion, networking, breakout session, lightning talks

10-10:15 Break

10:30 20 min prez

11:00 Glen Horton

11:30 Wrap-up / survey link

Programming Sign-up

Code4Lib Midwest programming depends on the folks attending the conference. Please consider giving a presentation or lightning talk, or submitting your ideas for a hackfest/breakout session.

Share what you are working on! Add your name and a description below. Please also let us know how long you'll need (10 or 20 minutes), and whether you prefer Wednesday or Thursday (or if it doesn't matter). Contact Ryan Wick (ryanwick@gmail.com) with your preferred username to set up a Code4Lib wiki account. If you don't have a wiki account and don't want to sign up for one, please email bomanca@miamioh.edu.


Title - Presenter, Affiliation

Lightning Talks

Have something cool to share but you don't want to be in front of the room for more than 5 minutes? Lightning talks are for you. 5 minute max. Sign up now or at the conference:

  • Title - Presenter

Breakout Sessions

Actual breakout sessions presented and locations will be determined on June 7. Please propose an idea here if you are willing to facilitate a discussion on a topic.


Code of Conduct

Code4Lib seeks to provide a welcoming, fun, and safe community and conference experience and ongoing community for everyone. We do not tolerate harassment in any form. Discriminatory language and imagery (including sexual) is not appropriate for any event venue, including talks, or any community channel such as the chatroom or mailing list. Harassment is understood as any behavior that threatens another person or group, or produces an unsafe environment. It includes offensive verbal comments or non-verbal expressions related to gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, age, religious beliefs, sexual or discriminatory images in public spaces (including online), deliberate intimidation, stalking, following, harassing photography or recording, sustained disruption of talks or other events, inappropriate physical contact, and unwelcome sexual attention.


Read and contribute to our full Code of Conduct document on GitHub