Keynote - Ogilvie Lecture

The Ogilvie Lecture is an NCLA conference tradition devoted to addressing professional issues in librarianship. It is named in honor of former State Librarian of North Carolina, Phil Ogilvie. Join us for the Ogilivie lecture featuring Dr. Jon Gant. Dr. Gant Joined the NCCU SLIS in the Fall of 2016, after serving on the faculty of the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign since 2007. Dr. Gant was the founding director for the UIUC Center for Digital Inclusion and has worked as a policy researcher for over 20 years. He has an extensive history of grantsman-ship in addition to his extensive record of mentoring, teaching and service.