Megan Gaffney

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Name: Megan Gaffney
Date registered: June 11, 2013

Latest posts

  1. Digital Humanities and Its Implications for Libraries and their Patrons: Part 3 — July 25, 2014
  2. ACRL-ULS Fostering Leadership through 2014 Emerging Leaders — July 9, 2014
  3. Digital Humanities and Its Implications for Libraries and their Patrons: Part 2 — June 24, 2014
  4. ACRL ULS/DLS Joint Social — June 20, 2014
  5. ACRL ULS Members-Only Online Discussion: July 14th — June 19, 2014

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Jul 25

Digital Humanities and Its Implications for Libraries and their Patrons: Part 3

An Interview with Harriett Green, English and Digital Humanities Librarian and Assistant Professor of Library Administration at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Matt Conner, Librarian at the University of California, Davis, and author of a newly released book, The New Library: Four Case Studies (ALA) Editor’s Note: This interview is the final post …

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Jul 09

ACRL-ULS Fostering Leadership through 2014 Emerging Leaders

Editor’s Note:  Nataly Blas, Business Librarian, Loyola Marymount University The creation of the program Emerging Leaders (EL) has been one of several initiatives ALA has developed in order to foster the growth of leadership skills in early career librarians. ACRL-ULS has taken an active role in promoting leadership opportunities to librarians by sponsoring one participant …

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Jun 24

Digital Humanities and Its Implications for Libraries and their Patrons: Part 2

An Interview with Harriett Green, English and Digital Humanities Librarian and Assistant Professor of Library Administration at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Matt Conner, Librarian at the University of California, Davis, and author of a newly released book, The New Library: Four Case Studies (ALA) Editor’s Note: This interview is the second in …

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Jun 20

ACRL ULS/DLS Joint Social

Interested in university libraries, distance learning, or in just casually meeting some fellow librarians? Join us at ALA for the first ever joint ULS/DLS social. The social will be at Grill 55, Wine Room, at the Renaissance Las Vegas Hotel, 3400 Paradise Road / Las Vegas, NV 89169-2770 (http://www.renaissancelasvegas.com/dinings/grill-55.aspx) on Saturday, June 28 from 5:30 …

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Jun 19

ACRL ULS Members-Only Online Discussion: July 14th

ACRL ULS Members-Only Online Discussion: July 14th brought to you by the ULS Membership Committee Reorganizing for the Future Monday, July 14, 2014 2 PM – 3 PM (EDT) Do you work in a “library of the future”? Would you like to learn how to reorganize so that yours can be such a library? Join the ACRL …

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Jun 09

ULS All-Committees Meeting at ALA Annual

If you will be at ALA Annual in Vegas, please consider coming to our ULS All-Committees Meeting! WHEN: Sunday, June 29, 2014 – 3:00pm to 4:00pm WHERE: Las Vegas Convention Center Exhibit Hall, Mtg Rm C LINK: http://ala14.ala.org/node/15029 These are open committee meetings for ULS. Anyone is welcome to visit if you’re interested in joining …

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May 28

ULS Social at ALA Annual

Interested in university libraries, distance learning, or in just casually meeting some fellow librarians? The ACRL University Libraries Section (ACRL-ULS) and ACRL Distance Learning Section (ACRL-DLS) have combined forces to host a joint social to help you unwind after a busy Saturday of programs! Enjoy appetizers and a cash bar, while also networking with fellow …

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May 22

Congratulations to the new ULS officers!

The following University Libraries Section members have been elected to the ULS Executive Committee: Vice-Chair/Chair Elect: Jason Martin Members-at-large: Amanda Peters + Drew Smith And thanks to everyone who ran for office! Full ACRL election results are available on the ALA website.


May 19

Digital Humanities and Its Implications for Libraries and their Patrons: Part 1

An Interview with Harriett Green, English and Digital Humanities Librarian and Assistant Professor of Library Administration at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Matt Conner, Librarian at the University of California, Davis, and author of a newly released book, The New Library: Four Case Studies (ALA) Editor’s Note: This interview is the first in …

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Apr 21

Summary of ULS online discussion: Surveys in Libraries

Author: Jennifer Lee, University of Calgary, on behalf of the ULS Membership Committee On December 2, 2013, ULS held its first members-only online discussion on surveys in libraries. ULS hopes to hold these discussions in the fall and spring to highlight ULS member work, to extend conversations beyond ALA Annual and Midwinter, and as a …

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