Digital Scholarship: New Directions for Florida's Librarians

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Fall Program Information:


  • Thursday, October 23:
  • Board Meeting: Olin Library - Room 311
  • Reception: Olin Library - Room 230
    • Rollins College
      1000 Holt. Ave
      Winter Park, FL 32789

  • Friday, October 24: Fall Program
    • University of Central Florida
      115 Pyxis Lane
      Orlando, FL 33816


      Thursday, October 23:
  • FACRL Board Meeting is 2:30-4:30PM (open meeting; all are welcome)
  • FACRL Reception from 5:00-7:00pm

    • Friday, October 24:

    Student Scholarships:

    Three scholarships of $125 each will be offered to library school students to help defray the costs of the conference. The scholarships are open to any currently enrolled library school student. Priority will be given to students:
  • Enrolled in an ALA accredited library school located in Florida
  • Florida residents enrolled in an ALA accredited program elsewhere

  • Application deadline was 9/15. The successful applicants will be informed by 9/30. The three checks will be given to the successful applicants at the fall conference on October 24th in Orlando, FL.


      FACRL is offering an online registration & payment option! PayPal will be used for secure payment processing; with PayPal you can use a credit card or PayPal account. If you prefer not to pay online, a mail-in registration form is also available. Registration is limited to a maximum of 100 people.

      Registration must be received by October 17, 2014 (electronically or mail-in). Thursday night reception and Friday breakfast and lunch are included in the registration fee.

      Early Registration is Closed; on-site registration is $90 (space permitting).


      Rollins College (Board Meeting & Reception)
  • Free parking, attendees should park in the SunTrust Parking Garage (Building 400) and bring parking ticket to the event to have it validated. Click here for the Rollins Map. Handicap parking is available behind the Olin Library. Call Melanie Osborn at 407.646.2676 to reserve a handicap parking space.

    • University of Central Florida (Friday Program)
  • Free parking with advanced registration; parking passes and directions to the Live Oak Center will be e-mailed to you after registration closes. On-Site Registration attendees will need to pay the $5 daily UCF Visitor Parking.
  • Hotels:

      Conference Hotel - FACRL has a block of rooms reserved!
      3028 N. Alafaya Trail
      Orlando, FL 32826
      Use the link above to reserve your room at the conference rate of $134; book by October 4!

      Other Area Hotels (ask about a UCF rate):
      12101 Challenger Parkway
      Orlando, FL 32826

      Just opened in August 2014, UCF rate is $109.
      12125 High Tech Avenue
      Orlando, FL 32817

      3450 Quadrangle Blvd.
      Orlando, FL 32817

      11805 Research Parkway
      Orlando, FL 32826

      1724 Alafaya Trail
      Orlando, FL 32817

      12000 Collegiate Way
      Orlando, FL 32817