Category: Announcements

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Call for Proposals: Current Topics Discussion Group Talks

Call for Proposals: The ACRL University Libraries Section Current Topics Discussion Group will host one or two virtual presentations in Spring 2023. We invite proposals for either lightning talks (10-15 minutes) or full session talks (30-45 minutes). Presentations should be focused on issues and problems of current interest to university libraries and librarians.

Recruiting Mentors for On-the-Fly Mentoring at ACRL 2023

Once again, the University Library Section (ULS) Membership Committee is providing the “On-the-Fly” mentoring service during the 2023 ACRL Conference in Pittsburgh.

Programming Library Spaces for Institutional Impact

Thursday, February 9 | Thursday, February 16 | Thursday, February 23, 2023 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Eastern Registration Link Programming Library Spaces for Institutional Impact (Thursday February 9 | Thursday, February 16 | Thursday, February 23, 2023): This webinar series includes 3 segments: Supporting Learning, Student Success, and Well-being; Enhancing...

Welcome!

As Chair of the University Libraries Section for 2022-2023, I would like to extend my welcome to all ULS members, and my gratitude to ULS chairs, convenors, and committee members for their work this year. I have been a member of ULS since 2007 and very much value the community and collegiality it has given me.

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Leadership opportunities in ULS

The ULS 2023 Nominating Committee is seeking names of interested individuals for nomination to be on the ballot for our three elected officer positions. These are: Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect – 3 years (Vice-Chair/Chair/Past-Chair) For information available on these web pages: Vice – https://acrl.libguides.com/uls/exec/vice-chair; Section Vice-chair Calendar: https://www.ala.org/acrl/resources/vicechaircalendar, Chair: https://acrl.libguides.com/uls/exec/chair; Section Chair Calendar:...

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ULS Social @ ALA Annual – Saturday, June 25, 2022

This year’s ULS Social at Annual will be held on Saturday, June 25th, from 5:30-7:30 at Teaism – Penn Quarter (400 8th Street NW, Washington, DC), in the lower level. This will be similar to past in-person socials with food and non-alcoholic drinks provided. It’s an informal, come-and-go-gathering.

Call for Volunteers: On-the-Fly Mentoring at ALA Annual 2022

The University Library Section (ULS) Membership Committee will be providing “On-the-Fly” Mentoring services on site during ALA Annual 2022. Mentees will have the opportunity to meet with a mentor for a 20-minute session, on a drop-in basis. We need experienced librarians to help those new to the profession or looking for career advice.

ULS 2022 Officer Election Results

Congratulations to our newly elected 2022 officers! The total number of ballots posted for the University Libraries Section was 1054.

Call for Proposals for Online Professional Development Presentations

The ACRL ULS Professional Development Committee (PDC) welcomes proposals for online programs that further ACRL members’ professional development, knowledge, and practice. Submission deadline is September 24, 2021.

Call for Volunteers: On-the-Fly Mentoring at ALA Annual Virtual

Want to help someone new to the profession, or more experienced but seeking your wisdom? Sign up to be a mentor! The University Library Section (ULS) Membership Committee is once again providing the “On-the-Fly” Mentoring Service, which allows a mentee to talk with a mentor for a 20-minute session, on a drop-in basis. We need experienced librarians to help those new to the profession or looking for career advice.