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ULS Slate of Candidates Announced

The ULS Executive Committee is pleased to announce the slate of candidates for the upcoming ALA election. Vice-chair/Chair-elect Nicole Sump-Crethar, Associate Professor, Head of Digital Resources and Discovery Services, Oklahoma State University; Kerry Creelman, Coordinator of Undergraduate Instruction and Outreach, University of Houston. Secretary Michelle Demeter, Distance and Outreach Coordinator,...

Share Your Thoughts on “New Rules for the Road Ahead”

Share Your Thoughts on “New Rules for the Road Ahead”

From ACRL: As part of its 75th Anniversary celebration, ACRL has released of an initial version of “New Roles for the Road Ahead:  Essays Commissioned for ACRL’s 75th Anniversary,” authored by well-known bloggers and thought leaders Steven Bell, Lorcan Dempsey, and Barbara Fister. Pam Snelson, the chairperson of ACRL’s celebration...

ACRL ULS Social at 2012 ALA Annual

ACRL ULS Social at 2012 ALA Annual

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...

Nominate the Academic/Research Librarian of the Year!

Nominate the Academic/Research Librarian of the Year!

Do you know the next Academic/Research Librarian of the Year? This is one of our most prestigious awards in the Association and we need your help in spreading the word and nominating candidates. Please nominate the next winner — we want one of our many spectacular university librarians to take it! The...

ACRL Academic/Research Librarian of the Year Nominations Due December 4, 2009

ACRL Academic/Research Librarian of the Year Nominations Due December 4, 2009

This award annually recognizes an outstanding member of the library profession who has made a significant contribution to academic or research librarianship and library development. ACRL needs your help to identify individuals that are deserving of this prestigious award. Do you have a colleague or coworker, boss, or librarian on...

Would you merge CLS and ULS?

Would you merge CLS and ULS?

Today’s post on ACRLog from Steven Bell is “Why a CLS and ULS.” The post highlights a conversation that just started in the CLS Facebook group on the question of why there are two different sections in ACRL for college and university libraries. I couldn’t resist posting my response to...

ARL/ACRL announce new regional Institute on Scholarly Communication

ARL/ACRL announce new regional Institute on Scholarly Communication

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) and the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) announce a new regional ARL/ ACRL Institute on Scholarly Communication, hosted by the Orbis Cascade Alliance, December 1—3, 2008, in Portland, Ore. This immersive learning experience prepares participants to be local experts within their libraries....