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Free Graphics, Audio, and Video for Education

Check out this webinar brought to you by the ACRL University Libraries Section Professional Development Committee on Free Graphics, Audio, and video. The original webinar was delivered on March 7, 2018.

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Accepting Proposals for Professional Development Online Programs

The ACRL ULS Professional Development Committee invites proposals for online programs that may further ACRL members’ professional development, knowledge, and practice. Programs usually run one hour, including time for questions, and are offered via Zoom. The committee hosts several online programs throughout the year (prior programs here). In 2018-2019, though we will consider all...

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Outreach through Games & Gaming

The ACRL/ULS Academic Outreach Committee offers a series of Online Roundtable Discussions on topics related to academic outreach endeavors. You are invited to join in the next one, later this month! September 2018 topic: Outreach through Games & Gaming This month’s discussion will focus on how academic libraries use games...

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Member of the Month: Stephanie Otis

Name: Stephanie Otis Institution: University of North Carolina Charlotte Job Title: Associate Dean for Public Services How long have you been a member of ULS? I have been a member since 2013. What or who inspires your work? I am inspired by our students and by my colleagues in the...

Member of the Month: Mary Galvin

Mary Galvin University of Oregon Systems Librarian How long have you been a member of ULS? I have been a member since 2014 and have enjoyed serving on the ULS Membership Committee since 2016. What or who inspires your work? I think it is wise to seek inspiration widely. Most...

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Current Topics Discussion Group (2018 Annual)

The Current Topics Discussion Group will return to themes raised at the Midwinter meeting in Denver: space use and planning, measuring and demonstrating value to the institution, and efforts to support diverse student populations and address concerns about the costs of higher education. Attendees are welcome to propose additional topics...

Public Service Directors of Large Research Libraries Discussion Group (2018 Annual)

The discussion group takes place on Sunday, June 24, 2018 from 4:00-5:30 p.m. in the Morial Convention Center, Room 296. Based on the poll feedback, the final agenda is below – please come prepared to share your thoughts, experiences, and questions with the group. Brief introductions & housekeeping (15 min.,...

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We’re All in It Together: Focusing Outreach & Assessment to Your Institution’s Strategic Goals (2018 Annual)

Sunday, June 24 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Location: Morial Convention Center, Rm 393 Assessing, evaluating, and articulating the impact and value of library outreach work is a growing trend among academic librarians engaged in marketing and outreach. In order to assess and determine the effectiveness of this work, it...

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How Good is Our Crystal Ball? Predicting Future Changes for Academic Libraries (2018 Annual)

The ULS Future of University Libraries Discussion Group invites you to join us for an informal discussion at ALA Annual in New Orleans on the role of futures thinking in planning for organizational change. The discussion forum will be held on Sunday, June 24 from 4-5:30pm (CDT) in the Sheraton...

Mentors needed for ACRL ULS On-the Fly Mentoring (2018 Annual)

Once again, the University Library Section (ULS) Membership Committee is providing the “On-the-Fly” mentoring service during the ALA Annual Conference in New Orleans. The service allows a mentee to talk with a mentor for a twenty minute session, on a drop-in basis. At Midwinter 2018, we had a great turnout...