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GLBTRT Membership Promotion Committee (Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender Round Table)

Online Doc GLBTRT Membership Promotion Committee 2017 Annual Report

by Jeffrey Sowder on Thu, Jul 20, 2017 at 08:21 am

Annual report of the GLBTRT Membership Promotion Committee presented at the Membership meeting on Saturday, June 24, 11:30 am, Palmer House, Honore Ballroom, Chicago, IL. 

ACRL International Perspectives on Academic and Research Libraries Discussion Group

Discussion Summer Webinar: Library/Information Sciences (LIS) Research Experiences in Central Asia

by Raymond Pun on Wed, Jul 19, 2017 at 09:28 pm

Webinar Title: Library/Information Sciences Research Experiences in Central Asia
 
Date/Time: August 7, Monday at 9 am PST / 11 am CST / 12 pm EST
 
Webinar Links: 

Webinar Title: Library/Information Sciences Research Experiences in Central Asia
 
Date/Time: August 7, Monday at 9 am PST / 11 am CST / 12 pm EST
 
Webinar Links: 

Event Login Page:  http://ala.adobeconnect.com/ewq793y770ms/event/login.html

Event Registration Page:  http://ala.adobeconnect.com/ewq793y770ms/event/registration.html

Recorded Link: (Will be entered after webinar) 
 
Summary: This webinar will cover experiences from academic librarians who have spent time working/conducting LIS research in Central Asia. From Kazakhstan to Kyrgyzstan, Central Asia is a growing region with vast opportunities for research engagement. Learn more about the speakers' research experiences and interests in the region!
 
Speakers:
Celia Emmelhainz, Anthropology and Qualitative Research Librarian at UC Berkeley
 

Anita Walz, Open Education, Copyright & Scholarly Communication Librarian at Virginia Tech served as a Fulbright Specialist Fellow at American University of Central Asia in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan in April 2017. In this brief presentation she will discuss the Fulbright Specialist program, her approach to serving as a specialist/consultant on open education and open educational resources, observations about libraries in newly democratic post-soviet Kyrgyzstan. She will also discuss the goals of a collaborative research project undertaken with Director of the University Library at the American University of Central Asia. 
 

Thanks,
Ray & Meggan
ACRL International Perspectives Co-Conveners 2017-2018

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ACRL/EBSS Education Committee

Event EBSS Education Committee Virtual Meeting, 8/14/17

by Dorinne Banks on Wed, Jul 19, 2017 at 05:02 pm

The EBSS Education Committee will hold a virtual planning meeting on August 14, 2017 at 2:00pm (Eastern).  The Webex meeting link is: 

The EBSS Education Committee will hold a virtual planning meeting on August 14, 2017 at 2:00pm (Eastern).  The Webex meeting link is: 

URL:https://acrl.webex.com/acrl/onstage/g.php?MTID=e6c1205fd4a2530d716d74fdcefeb9fc9 

Attached is the meeting agenda.

~Dorinne Banks, Education Committee co-chair

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ACRL Publications Coordinating Committee

Online Doc Year End Report - Submitted

by Emily Ford on Wed, Jul 19, 2017 at 12:07 pm

Colleagues,

My apologies for getting this out so late. It is officially due on Monday, but I bet we can have until Wednesday to submit it. 

Please let me know via email or comments if you have any changes or thoughts on the Year End Report attached below.

Thanks,

Emily

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