Monthly Archive: January 2009

Jan 28 2009

For those going to ACRL National…

No trip to Seattle would be complete without partaking of the myriad of the city’s fine and fascinating restaurants.  There is perhaps no more memorable dining experience than one that is shared.  The Local Arrangements Committee for the ACRL National Conference Seattle 2009 invites you to bring these two principles together and volunteer to host …

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Jan 20 2009

Current Topics Discussion Group @ Midwinter

Having trouble filling management positions? There has been an ongoing debate in academic libraries about the benefits of hiring from within vs. brining in someone from outside the organization with different experiences and new ideas. Has this dynamic changed? Want to know what other institutions are doing? The ULS Current Topics Discussion Group will be …

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Jan 14 2009

Campus Administration & Leadership Discussion Group @ Midwinter

Feeling pressed by the current economic situation?  Wish you had someone you could lean on to assist you in delivering your message, someone to assist you in making the case for a smaller budget cut for you when compared to other campus agencies? The ULS Campus Administration and Leadership Discussion Group will be taking up …

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Jan 09 2009

Who Are We and Where Are We Going?

I was intrigued by the recent ACRLog post wondering why there are separate CLS and ULS sections within ACRL, and it got me thinking.  How do we explain who we are as a section?  What is unique about ULS?  How do we convey what we have to offer and interest librarians new to the profession …

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