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ALA, ACRL, ARL, COSLA file network neutrality amicus

September 23, 2015 Kara Malenfant 0

From the ALA Washington Office District Dispatch blog: On September 21, 2015, four national library organizations argued in support of the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) strong, enforceable rules to protect and preserve the open internet with an amici filing with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia […]

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Increase Your Commitment to Students; Seek a FIPSE Grant

May 22, 2014 Kara Malenfant 0

The United States Department of Education’s Office of Postsecondary Education recently announced a new Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education (FIPSE) competition First in the World (FITW). The program will provide multi-year grants to institutions of higher education to spur the development of innovations that improve educational outcomes, make […]

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ACRL Offering Webcast on MOOCs

May 7, 2013 Margot Conahan 0

Join us for the ACRL e-Learning webcast, “Goodbye Cybrarians, Hello Moocbrarians: Envisioning the Role of Librarians in Massive Online Open Courses,” to be offered Wednesday, May 22 (1:00 – 2:30 p.m. Central). Technology is enabling higher education to change more in the next ten years than it has in the […]

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ALS/ IPEDS Survey Reintegration Comments

September 29, 2011 Joyce L. Ogburn 0

The process is underway to reintegrate the Academic Library Survey (ALS) into the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) survey, starting with the 2013 data collection year. Initial discussions were held in New Orleans at the annual meeting of the Academic Library Survey Advisory Committee meeting. Tom Weko, Associate Commissioner, […]