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Confucius Institute at URI
University Library

Room 163
15 Lippitt Road
Kingston, RI 02881
Tel: 401-874-5746
Fax: 401-874-7095


Confucius Institute at URI Providence Capital City Campus
Room 215
80 Washington Street
Providence, RI 02903
Tel: 401-277-5178
Fax: 401-874-7095

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Serving the Library Community of Color


Date: Friday, November 21, 2008
Time: 9:00 AM to 12 Noon
Location: Confucius Institute
1st Floor, URI Library
(Next door to the circulation desk)
Kingston, RI

Registration is free but space is limited to 24 participants


This year, Cornucopia’s mini conference highlights Chinese librarianship.   Participants can tour the Confucius Institute, find out about Chinese Librarianship and enjoy a complimentary Chinese box lunch with CORI members.   Our speaker is Dr. Yan Ma, Professor URI/GSLIS and Director of the Confucius Institute, Dr. Min Chen, Ms. Ying Liao and Ms. Yuan Li. The topics cover the Overview of the Confucius Institute, Introduction of the Course Offered through the Confucius Institute, Cataloging of the Chinese Books at the Confucius Institute, and Reference Services at the Confucius Institute.

Dr. Michael Havener is also recognized, as a retiring founder of CORI during this event.