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ARL ASSESSMENT FORUM – 2014 ALA Midwinter in Philadelphia, Friday, January 23, 1:30-3:00pm

Notes by Karen Neurohr (Oklahoma State) and Martha Kyrillidou (ARL) A gathering of 80+ colleagues interested in library assessment met as usual during Friday before ALA to hear interesting developments in library assessment. This forum takes place twice a year in conjunction with ALA annual and midwinter meetings from 1:30 to 3:00pm on Fridays and […]

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ACRL Research Forum: Call for Papers

What is the ACRL Research Forum?  The ACRL Research Coordinating Committee is pleased to sponsor a new forum to give those doing research in academic library contexts an opportunity to share their work with a national audience at the upcoming ALA Annual Conference in Anaheim, CA, June 21-26, 2012. The ACRL Research Forum will feature […]

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ALA 2011 Conference Program: ROI in a Tough Economy

“Return on Investment in a Tough Economy — Defining the Value of the Academic Library” Sunday, June 26, 2011, 1:30-3:30 p.m. Convention Center Room 393-394 ALA Annual 2011 – New Orleans, Louisiana A program jointly sponsored by two Library Leadership & Management Association (LLAMA) Committees: MAES Data Collection for Library Managers and LOMS Financial Management […]

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Ithaka S+R is publicly releasing our Library Survey 2010: Insights From U.S. Academic Library Directors

Today, Ithaka S+R is publicly releasing our Library Survey 2010: Insights From U.S. Academic Library Directors, and it is now available from our website at http://bit.ly/eBdWYd. The Library Survey aims to help academic libraries and other members of the higher education community understand the changing role of the library and how to adapt strategically to […]

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IFLA: Call for Proposals

WORLD LIBRARY AND INFORMATION CONGRESS: 77th IFLA General Conference and Council “Libraries Beyond Libraries: Integration, Innovation, and Information for All” San Juan, Puerto Rico, 13-18 August 2011 CALL FOR PROPOSALS: DEADLINE EXTENDED Programme Title: Data Collection in the Service of Libraries Congress Track: Users driving access and services The Library Theory and Research and Statistics […]

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2010 Library Assessment Career Achievement Awardees Named

clipped from www.arl.org 2010 Library Assessment Career Achievement Awardees Named Washington DC—The Association of Research Libraries has announced the recipients of the 2010 Library Assessment Career Achievement Award. The awardees are three librarians who were instrumental in the definition and use of standardized and consistent statistical data—Gordon Fretwell, Roswitha Poll, and Kendon Stubbs. While the […]

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ALA Library Research Roundtable’s 5th Library Research Seminar, Integrating Practice and Research!

Don’t Miss Out – Registration Closes on October 1st! You don’t want to miss ALA Library Research Roundtable’s 5th Library Research Seminar, Integrating Practice and Research! The October 6-9, 2010 conference is being hosted by the University of Maryland, College of Information Studies at the Marriott Inn and Conference Center near the University of Maryland’s […]

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EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI) – “Seeking Evidence of Impact”

On August 3, the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI) launched a new program to explore ways of gathering and collecting evidence of the impact of our innovations and current practices. Called “Seeking Evidence of Impact,” this program will bring the teaching and learning community into a collective discussion and consist of a variety of events, meetings, […]

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