Monthly Archive: May 2014

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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May 13

Save the Date: ULS ALA Annual Current Topics Discussion

The ACRL University Libraries Section Current Topics Discussion Group invites you to join us at ALA for a program on “Values Driven Services: What Are Your Library’s Core Values?” Saturday, June 28 1-2:30pm in the Las Vegas Convention Center, Room N115. The library world is based upon the important value of freedom of information which …

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