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Reflections on the Library Assessment Conference

Hoan-Vu Do Web Librarian San Diego Public Library Attending the 2016 Library Assessment Conference (LAC) was energizing and inspirational. It was my first time at the conference but I felt I found my tribe and met so many wonderful librarians carrying out interesting and impactful assessment in a variety of areas, including space, learning, collections, […]

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The ARL Statistics & Digital Repositories

When reporting collection statistics, how do research libraries treat Institutional Repository (IR) content?  The ARL Statistics annual survey asks libraries to report the number of titles that are discoverable, specifically, “…the total number of titles catalogued and made ready for use”.  However, many special collections and IR materials are available only through the IR environment […]

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Focus on presentations re electronic resources at the Library Assessment Conference (August 4-6, 2014) – Seattle

2014 Library Assessment Conference: Building Effective, Sustainable and Practical Assessment By Martha Kyrillidou, Steve Hiller and Amy Yeager Submitted to Journal of Electronic Resources Librarianship, E-Resource Round Up, Vol. 26, No. 4 The fifth gathering of the biennial Library Assessment Conference took place in Seattle, August 4-6, 2014, with pre- and post-conference workshops before and […]

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Access Services Conference 2014, Unlocking the 21st Century Library

Final Call – Proposals due Friday, May 2 – Tina E. Chrzastowski, Head of Access & Delivery Services, University Library, Santa Clara University – On behalf of the Conference Organizing Committee, we would like to invite you to submit a proposal for the Access Services Conference 2014, Unlocking the 21st Century Library.  This year’s event will be held […]

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