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Warren Graham - Library Security Workshop

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 (1:00 PM - 4:00 PM) Export to vCalendar
Where:   Northwestern University (In Person, Max: 90)
Cost:   Free

  • The registration deadline for this event has passed.

RAILS and Northwestern University Libraries are pleased to announce that Warren Graham, a nationally renowned library security, safety and customer service consultant, will be at Northwestern on October 29th to give two presentations to library staff.

This second session is focused on library security. Mr. Graham will present on his unique approach to personal and professional safety.

Mr. Graham is the author of the book Black Belt Librarians: Every Librarian's Real World Guide to a Safer Workplace. A security professional for more than 25 years, including 17 years as the security manager of the Public Library of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, Warren Graham left the library in 2006 to establish Warren Davis Graham Training and Consulting. Graham has made countless presentations and is a leading speaker internationally on practical day-to-day library security procedures.

Type:   Program

Register by: 10/27/2014

This event will be held on the campus of Northwestern University at McCormick Auditorium, which is located inside Norris University Center.

Northwestern Campus Map

Public Transportation: Accessible by Metra (Davis stop) and CTA (Davis or Foster stops)

City of Evanston Parking Map The easiest parking lot is likely the Church and Chicago Self Park, which is $8 per day.

For those attending both Warren Graham events, there are a number of lunch options available on campus. The Norris Center (where presentations are being held) has a variety of food available in their food court (including Subway, Frontera Fresco, pizza, etc).

In the Main Library, Plaza Café (baked goods, prepared sandwiches, etc)

Off-Campus Options, all about a 10-15 minute walk from Norris:
Clarke’s (720 Clark St)
Naf Naf Grill (1629 Orrington Ave)
Olive Mediterranean Grill (1726 Sherman Ave)
Koco Table (720 ½ Clark St)
Flat Top Grill (707 Church St)
Fast food: Chipotle (711 Church St), Potbelly’s (630 Davis)

Categories: Customer Service

This event is sponsored by Reaching Across Illinois Library System.

Last day to cancel registrations is: 10/29/2014

Questions? Please contact Joe Filapek.

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