Tag Archive: announcements

Oct 26

Join the Technology in University Libraries Committe for an Internet Librarian Round-Up

WHAT Internet Librarian Lightning Round-Up! A free webinar presented by the ACRL-ULS Technology & Libraries Committee. This post-conference online session will provide you with an overview of some of the best presentations from Internet Librarian in Monterey, CA. Speakers from a variety of university libraries will present overviews of what they learned at the conference …

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Aug 31

Call for proposals: Academic Lightning Round!

The University Libraries and College Libraries Sections invite proposals for our 2011 ALA Annual Conference Program: Academic Librarian Lightning Round!  Innovative New Roles ABSTRACT: Innovative College and University Librarians are increasingly assuming new academic, governance, professional, and service roles and responsibilities.  By forging new pathways and partnerships, academic librarians can reassert the centrality of the …

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Jun 04

Join us for the ULS social in Washington on 6/26

Dear ULS members and friends, Please join me for the University Libraries Section social in DC on Saturday, June 26th at 5-6pm. This is an informal, off-site, BYO (buy your own) event. We’ll congregate at Marvin on their rooftop patio. There’s no need to RSVP and no reservation — just come when you can. Seating …

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Jun 01

You could be ULS’s Emerging Leader next year!

I’m pleased to announce that ULS will be sponsoring an ALA Emerging Leader again this year! If you’re applying to the program and you’re a ULS member, be sure to select ULS under “sponsorships” and you could receive $1000 in travel support for next year’s conferences, plus a guaranteed committee appointment within ULS once you’re …

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Feb 02

Volunteer for a ULS committee

If you’re interested in becoming more active in ACRL, consider volunteering for a ULS committee! The volunteer form is available at http://www.acrl.org/volunteer, and it will be available until February 15. In addition to our usual list of committees, we’ve just added three new options to expand your opportunities to participate and to build the section’s …

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Dec 08

Don’t miss the ULS social in Boston

Greetings ULS, I think it’s time we got a little animated, inspired — rowdy, even! That being the case, I’d like to invite you all to join me, fellow ULS members, and friends of ULS for an informal social in Boston. Let’s prove that university librarians can have fun, too! We’ll be at Cheers Boston, …

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Oct 08

Unique new blog launches today

It’s a peer-reviewed* blog with a team of visionary new librarians as its founders. In the Library with the Lead Pipe is a team blog by six librarians working in academic, public, and school libraries across the United States. Four are alumni of ALA’s Emerging Leaders program and one is a 2008 Library Journal “Mover …

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