Booksellers’ Seminar in Seattle

Booksellers’ Seminar

 

 

 

 

 

Digital Tools and Tricks for the Bookselling Trade

Thursday June 28th, 2012: 9:30 am to 4 pm.

Seattle Public Library ** Sponsored by the Pacific Northwest Chapter of the ABAA

Seminar Speakers (via Skype)

Joel Silver, Associate Director and Curator of Books, The Lilly Library, Indiana University: My Favorite Reference Sources for Researching Rare Books.

Dan Gregory, from Between the Covers: Rare Book Photography for the Busy Book Professional.

Luke Lozier, from Bibliopolis: Don’t Trust the Cloud: Maintaining Control over your Digital Assets: Protecting and maintaining control of your own business assets including book data, images, social media posts, blog posts and ultimately customers.

Joachim Koch, from Books Tell You Why: The Ins/Outs and Importance of Social Media for the Rare Bookseller: Twitter, Blogging, Facebook, et al.

  • Question and answer session for attendees
  • Reception Courtesy of the PNW Chapter to follow.
  • Held at the Seattle Public Library Level 4, Conference Room 2. (also known as the Howard S. Wright Family and Janet W. Ketchum Conference Room).

For directions and parking information:
http://www.spl.org/locations/central-library/cen-getting-there-and-parking

Please Note: Tickets are complimentary, but pre-registration is required.

To register for the event please contact:

Priscilla Anne Lowry

Lowry-James Rare Prints & Books, ABAA

Langley, Washington (360) 221-0477

rarebooks@lowryjames.com

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