Lightning Talk - Book Vending Machines with Isis Asare of Sistah SciFi
Lightning Talk - Book Vending Machines with Isis Asare of Sistah SciFi (June 15, 2023)
ABA's Lightning Talk series features booksellers presenting 5-10 minute talks on tech tools, organizational strategies, communication methods, or innovations they’ve made in their stores. On June 15, 2023, Isis Asare of Sistah SciFi (Oakland, CA) discussed Book Vending Machines.
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