Living the Future 7: Transforming Libraries Through Collaboration

About the Conference

April 30th - May 3rd, 2008, at the Sheraton Hotel & Suites in Tucson, Arizona.

Thank you to everyone who attended this year's Living the Future conference! Speakers are currently sending us their presentations and any handouts. Please see our proceedings page, which is being updated regularly.

If you have any feedback for the conference planners that you didn't include in our evaluation forms, feel free to send us an e-mail.

Peter Senge


Peter M. Senge, Ph.D.
Author of the widely acclaimed book, The Fifth Discipline: The Art and Practice of The Learning Organization, as well as numerous books on strategies for building learning organizations, Senge has lectured extensively throughout the world.



  1. Outstanding librarian and faculty collaborations

  2. Innovative collaborations with the library, campus, and community

  3. Collaborative consortial projects featuring national and international

CREATIVE preconference sessions that emphasize experiential learning!

NETWORK with participants using CoLAB Planning® “speed dating” techniques!

Living the Future 7 is dedicated to Shelley Phipps, for her 14 years of commitment to this conference and the sharing of her passion for and knowledge of learning organization practices.

All proceeds from the Conference go to support staff development at the University of Arizona Libraries.

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