Archive for May, 2010

LES Newsletter

Tuesday, May 11th, 2010

About Timothy Hackman

The Spring 2010 issue of Biblionotes is now available! In this fabulous issue:

  • An update from the chair on LES’s growing relationship with MLA
  • A welcome for new member Joshua Finnell, Denison University (Granville, OH)
  • “Life as a Humanities Librarian,” by¬† Julianne Buchsbaum, University of Kansas
  • Report on a panel presentation, “Digital Humanities, Libraries, and Institutional Repositories” at the University of Buffalo Libraries

This is the final issue for editor Laura Taddeo. Our new editor, Carrie Wajda, will begin in July 2010. Big “thank yous” to Laura for her excellent work on the blog over these past years, and to Carrie for taking over this important job!


Tuesday, May 4th, 2010

In order to make it possible for LES members to attend both the LES-WESS program and the LES General Membership Forum, we are combining the General Membership Forum with the New Members Discussion Group for this meeting only. The combined General Membership Forum and New Members DG will meet at the place and time reserved for the NMDG. Here is the revised schedule:


LES Election Results

Monday, May 3rd, 2010

About Timothy Hackman

Librarian for English & Linguistics, University of Maryland Libraries. Member of LES since 2006.

Congratulations to our newly elected officers:

  • Faye Christenberry, Vice Chair/Chair Elect
  • Tim Hackman, Secretary
  • Melissa Van Vuuren, Member-at-Large

And thank you to all of the nominees and the nominating committee.