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Lorcan Dempsey

Video of Lorcan Dempsey’s Thomas Lecture Now Available

By ksinger on October 23, 2017

On October 9, 2017, Lorcan Dempsey, vice president of membership and research, and chief strategist at the Online Computer Library Center, delivered his lecture, “Libraries, Library Users, and Collections.” Dempsey gave his talk in the Formal Lounge of the Women’s Building on Wa...

Video of Sarah M. Pritchard’s Thomas Lecture Now Available

By ksinger on April 13, 2017

On March 30, Sarah M. Pritchard, Dean of Libraries and Charles Deering McCormick University Librarian at Northwestern University, delivered her lecture, “Linking Libraries to Promote and Preserve a City’s History: Creating the Chicago Collections Consortium.” Pritchard’s talk was presented in Roo...

Jim Neal

Video of Jim Neal’s Thomas Lecture Available for Viewing

By Julie Hale on November 7, 2016

On October 4, Jim Neal, president-elect of the American Library Association, discussed academic libraries and their relevance in the 21st-century in a lecture called “Library Virtuality, Virtuosity, and Virtuousness: Do Students and Researchers Still Need Libraries?” Neal’s lecture took place in ...