Librarians’ Day Sponsored by ProQuest, this all-day pre-conference event is for librarians and archivists who help family history researchers find their personal past. The program is free to these service providers who pre-register; attendance is limited. Download Librarian's Day Program SOLD OUT TUESDAY, 1 MAY 2018 9:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. CHECK-IN BEGINS: 9:00 A.M. LUNCH: ProQuest will provide lunch for attendees who preregister. REGISTRATION: NGS conference registration is not required; however, you must register for this pre-conference event. Click here to register. THE THEME FOR THE DAY IS Newspapers—An Indispensable Tool for Serving Library Patrons PRESENTATIONS INCLUDE: • Jim Beidler, “Enhancements in Digitization and Cataloging of Recent and Historic Newspapers;” • Library of Michigan Staff, “The Ever-Expanding Library of Michigan Newspaper Collection;” • Michael D. Lacopo, DVM, “Discoveries in Religious and Ethnic Newspapers;” • Tim Pinnick “A Primer on Using African American Newspapers;” and • Julie Tabberer, MLIS, “The Collections of the Grand Rapids Public Library” and Library Tour. Questions? Contact NGS Registrar Courtney Holmes at [email protected] or refer to FAQs.