Jobs in Information Technology: February 15, 2017

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New vacancy listings are posted weekly on Wednesday at approximately 12 noon Central Time. They appear under New This Week and under the appropriate regional listing. Postings remain on the LITA Job Site for a minimum of four weeks. New This Week Johns Hopkins University, Data Services Manager, Baltimore, MD Drexel University Libraries, Liaison Librarian […]

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Call for LITA Guides

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                  LITA is looking to expand its popular LITA Guide series. Topics for consideration include: Tools for big data Developing in-house technology expertise Budgeting for technology Writing a technology plan K-12 technology Applications of agile development for libraries Grant writing for library technology Security for library systems […]

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What’s so super about supercomputing? A joint LITA and ACRL webinar

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What’s so super about supercomputing? A very basic introduction to high performance computing Presenters: Jamene Brooks-Kieffer and Mark J. Laufersweiler Tuesday February 28, 2017 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Central Time Register Online, page arranged by session date (login required) This 90 minute webinar provides a bare-bones introduction to high-performance computing, also known as HPC, […]

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New Checklists to Support Library Patron Privacy

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LITA’s Patron Privacy Interest Group has partnered with the ALA IFC’s Privacy Subcommittee to create new checklists to support library patron privacy policies. The checklists cover: data exchange between networked devices and services e-book lending and digital content vendors library management systems/integrated library systems library websites, OPACs, and discovery services public access computers and networks […]

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Meet Your Candidates for the 2017 LITA Election

The LITA Board is pleased to announce the slate of candidates for the 2017 spring election: Vice-President/President-Elect Bohyun Kim David Lee King Director-at-Large, 3 elected, each for a 3-year term Michael Robert Bolam Lindsay Cronk Amanda L. Goodman Margaret Heller Berika S. Williams Voting in the 2017 ALA election will run March 13 – April 5, and […]

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