"A Nation Connected" Summit Planning File, 1995-1996 | The American Library Association Archives
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The Planning File for "A National Connected: Defining the Public Interest in the Information Superhighway" Summit, containing correspondence, budget documents, articles on the summit, concept papers, photographs, committee files, planning documents and reservations, press releases, and panelist files. Panelists included Gwendolyn Calvert Baker, Susan Nall Bales, David Barram, Andrew Blau, Anne Branscomb, Shumarry Chao, Andrew Cohill, Charles Donovan, Ester Dyson, LaDonna Harris, Craig Howe, Deborah Kaplan, Charles Ogletree, Major Owens, Arno Penzias, Howard Rheingold, Richard Rodriguez, Jorge Schement, Herbert Schiller, Kathleen Smyth, and Reed Tuckson.
The summit was a presidential initiative of ALA President Betty Turock, held on February 20, 1996, at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences in Rancho Mirage, California.