**** To RSVP for these sessions, please e-mail Theresa.deyoung at gmail.com by Thursday 7 March 2013, indicating which sessions/sessions you will be attending. ***
The ISASA (Independent Schools’ Association of South Africa) Librarians’ Conference 2013 will take place from Tuesday 2nd April 2013 - Friday 5th April 2013 at Bishops (Diocesan College) in Cape Town.
The theme of the conference is “librarians@centreofchange”.
The ISASA Librarians’ Conference Committee has kindly agreed to allow LIASA members to attend some sessions on Wednesday 3 April 2013 and Friday 5 April 2013 for FREE. Please note that this does not include lunch/tea on either days.
1. Wednesday 3 April 8H30:
Opening session: The state of school libraries in South Africa / Sandy Zinn
2. Wednesday 3 April 09H15:
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times: School libraries at the tipping point / Cathy Oxley (Brisbane Grammar School, Australia)
3. Wednesday 3 April 10H15:
Keynote address / Helen Zille
4. Wednesday 3 April 12H15
We can't afford not to - Equal Education's campaign for school libraries / Doron Isaacs
5. Friday 5 April 09H45
Panel discussion about e-books: Zak de Vries, Nèlleke de Jager and other members of the industry / Coenraad Walters
* For the full draft conference programme, see
Theresa De Young