A "hyperlocal" Code4Lib chapter, which has been in existence since around 2010.
Google Group Use this to chat about local issues, propose meetings, and let us know about local events.
Fall 2015 Meeting
- November 23, 2015
- Daley Library, UIC, Room 1-470
- Watch this space for details.
- Register via EventBrite
- 8:30: assemble / coffee
- 9:00: start / welcome
- 9:15: lightning talks
- 10:30: break / order lunch
- 10:45: lightning talks
- 12:00: lunch / group walk to cupcakes / getting to know one another / group photo
- 13:00: library tour
- 13:30: hackathon breakout(s) / lightning talks / other breakouts / BOFs (in parallel)
- 15:00: break
- 15:15: more content, TBD
- 16:15: wrap-up (sustaining energy & engagement?)
- 16:30: end
- 17:00: social at local pub
Lightning Talks @10:45-12:00
If you have an idea, please sign up for a slot! These are quick, low-pressure talks, and you'll get good karma.
- Distant reading of texts from the HathiTrust, JSTOR, and/or EEBO
- Eric Lease Morgan (Librarian-At-Large)
- On EAD
- Esther Verreau (and Kate Flynn?), UIC
Breakout/Hackathon Sessions @13:30-15:00
- Headless CMSs (Wordpress, Drupal)