Tag Archive: ULS

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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Jul 02

ACRL ULS Social at 2012 ALA Annual

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The ACRL ULS Social, a regular event at both the ALA Annual and Midwinter conferences, was held on Saturday, June 23rd in the serene La Rosa Room of the Tangerine Grill & Patio at the Anabella Hotel. Over 50 people enjoyed a respite from the conference while sipping on drinks and nibbling on a variety …

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Jan 13

ALA Program: New Campus Partnership Roles for Librarians

NEW CAMPUS PARTNERSHIP ROLES FOR LIBRARIANS Going Beyond the Director -             What is the difference between outreach and partnership? -             What are some new campus initiatives ripe for librarian partnerships? -             What potential campus relationships have we not pursued in the past? Come join the discussion of these and related topics facilitated by Barbara Jenkins …

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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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Aug 24

The new committees you asked for

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Wondering how that poll turned out, where we asked for your vote on what new committees ULS should create? Here’s the overview (click the image to enlarge it). For more detailed responses, you’re welcome to view our full poll results on SurveyMonkey. Looks like Academic Outreach is the one to start with, eh? Feel free …

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Aug 20

Have you heard Sarah Long’s interview with ULS Vice Chair?

Check out Longshots #177 Bringing a Youthful Vision to ALA (August 5, 2009), Sarah Long’s interview with ULS Vice Chair Kim Leeder. Summary from the Library Beat website: Sarah talks with recent MLIS graduate Kim Leeder, Reference & Instruction Librarian at Boise State University and Vice Chair for the University Libraries Section of ACRL . …

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Jun 08

As you plan your ALA calendar: Think ULS!

As you plan your ALA calendar, consider the ACRL-ULS program, Millennials in Graduate School:  How do We Support them? on Saturday, July 11th from 1:30 to 3:00 PM in McCormick Place West, W-196c. Millennials, those born between 1982 and 1994, are entering graduate school and doctoral programs. Surveys suggest that these students use libraries heavily …

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May 04

Congratulations Winners of ULS Elections!

A hearty congratulations to all the winners of the ULS 2009 Elections!! They are: Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect: Kim Leeder Secretary: Glenda Thornton Members-At-Large: Tinsley Silcox and Tanner Wray Winners have been added to the official 2009-10 rosters at http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/acrl/resources/leadership/sectioncommittee1.cfm.


Jan 09

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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