Sign up by 6/1 for Science Boot Camp for librarians!

Come join in the fifth annual Science Boot Camp<> at UMass Amherst June 12-14th-a unique opportunity where librarians can learn about science in a fun and casual camp-like setting! Science Boot Camp features three science lecture sessions. Each science lecture includes an overview of a science and examples of current research, presented by expert scientists from around New England. The Science Boot Camp Capstone Session focuses on ideas, skills or innovative projects relevant to librarians.

This year’s Science Boot Camp features the following topics:

*          Agriculture

*          Public Health

*          Analytic Chemistry

*          How to talk to researchers (Capstone)

*          Lightning rounds:  opportunity for campers to talk about their work/projects/ideas

Where else but Science Boot Camp do you get this easy-going and easy-on-the-budget opportunity to meet and mix with science, health sciences, and engineering librarians and library students from New England and beyond?  We offer flexible opportunities for attending boot camp, including overnight, commuter or one-day options.

For more information and to register check out the 2013 Science Boot Camp guide at

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