Cynthia Cohen named LITA/Ex Libris Student Writing Award winner for LOCKSS paper

Cynthia Cohen, May 2012 graduate of the San José State University School of Library and Information Science, has been named the winner of the 2012LITA/Ex Libris Student Writing Award, sponsored by Ex Libris Group and LITA. Cohen’s paper, titled “Extending LOCKSS: The Preservation Risks of Private LOCKSSNetworks”, provides a review of the basics of the LOCKSS (Lots of Copies […]

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LITA Happy Hour for ALA 2012

The LITA Happy Hour for Annual 2012 will be Sunday from 5:30 to 8pm, at the Disney Grand Californian Hotel’s Hearthstone Lounge. It’s also in the official planner so you can add it to your busy busy schedule. See you there! UPDATE: Emerald’s Library Hi-Tech is celebrating 30 years and they will be joining us at […]

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LITA @ #ala12 Anaheim

Once again I bring you a gCal of the LITA-sponsored events at ALA Annual conference. Also, I encourage you to go and check out the awesome ALA Annual Conference Scheduler and build your own custom calendar for the conference. Please note that the LITA Happy Hour will be on Sunday 6/24/2012 from 5:30pm – 8:00pm […]

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LITA preconferences at ALA Annual Conference

LITA is offering three full-day preconferences, to be held from 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Friday, June 22 at the ALA Annual Conference in Anaheim. Web Content Strategy for Libraries Speakers: Nina McHale, Arapahoe Library District, Colo.; Chris Evjy, Jefferson County Public Library, Colo. Your library’s new website is powered by a high-octane content management system […]

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