Author: Loretta Wallace

Internet Librarian webinar – speakers needed!

Internet Librarian webinar – speakers needed!

Are you attending Internet Librarian this October? The ACRL-ULS Technology Committee is once again planning a free post-conference webinar, and we are looking for speakers to participate! The webinar will take place Wednesday, October 26th, 11am-12pm PDT/2-3pm EDT. Each speaker will have 10 minutes to share what they learned at...

The Future of Universities and Their Libraries – Committee Report

The Future of Universities and Their Libraries – Committee Report

  The Committee‘s work this year has been based on 2 assumptions. 1. The future of academic libraries is tied to the future of their universities. 2. The Committee is just one unit with ULS and ACRL that is actively examining the role of libraries and the Committee does not...

Supporting the University’s Vision through Campus Outreach & Targeted Research Support

Supporting the University’s Vision through Campus Outreach & Targeted Research Support

You are invited to join the ULS Current Topics Discussion Group on Saturday, June 25 from 1:30 – 3:30 pm, at the Marriott New Orleans, La Galerie 6.  Our topic will be “Supporting the University’s Vision through Campus Outreach & Targeted Research Support.” The discussion will be led by Christie Peters, University of...

“Publishing the Long Civil Rights Movement”

“Publishing the Long Civil Rights Movement”

The “Publishing the Long Civil Rights Movement” project, based at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, is currently surveying librarians on a number of plans for future innovative publications and modes of scholarly communication in the broadly conceived area of...

Call for papers: Journal of Library Innovation

Call for papers: Journal of Library Innovation

The Journal of Library Innovation is seeking submissions for publication for its inaugural issue in January 2010. The Journal of Library Innovation, one of the first journals devoted explicitly to innovation and creativity in libraries, is a peer reviewed, electronic journal published by the Western New York Library Resources Council....

Call for Presentations: 15th Reference Research Forum, 2009

Call for Presentations: 15th Reference Research Forum, 2009

CALL FOR PAPERS The Research and Statistics Committee of the Reference Services Section of RUSA invites the submission of research projects for presentation at the 15th Reference Research Forum at the 2009 American Library Association Annual Conference in Chicago, IL. The Reference Research Forum continues to be one of the...