LITA Board Issues Statement Against the Ballot Measure and in Favor of the MLIS-Preferred for Next ALA Executive Director

Vote in the 2018 ALA Elections

As ALA and LITA members prepared for the opening of the 2018 Election on March 12, the LITA Board discussed the issue of whether the MLIS should be required or preferred for the ALA Executive Director position and issued a statement supporting the ALA Council’s vote to make the MLIS preferred. The full statement is […]

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2016 Election Slate

The LITA Board is pleased to announce the following slate of candidates for the 2016 spring election: Candidates for Vice-President/President-Elect David Lee King Andromeda Yelton Candidates for Director-at-Large, 2 elected for a 3-year term Breanne Kirsch Topher Lawton Holbrook Sample Evviva Weinraub Candidates for LITA Councilor, 1 elected for a 3-year term Aaron Dobbs Debra Shapiro […]

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LITA Annual Report, 2014-2015

As we reflect on 2014-2015, it’s fair to say that LITA, despite some financial challenges, has had numerous successes and remains a thriving organization. Three areas – membership, education, and publications – bring in the most revenue for LITA. Of those, membership is the largest money generator. However, membership has been on a decline, a […]

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LITA and ALA elections close on May 1, 2015

There is still time to vote for LITA and ALA candidates. The polls will close on Friday May 1, at 11:59 pm Central Time. So make sure you cast your ballot. LITA Division Candidates include: President Candidates: Aimee Fifarek Nancy Colyar Director-at-large candidates: Ken Varnum Susan Sharpless Smith Martin Kalfatovic Frank Cervone ALA Candidates who […]

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2015 Election Slate

The LITA Board is pleased to announce the following slate of candidates for the 2015 spring election as follows: Candidates for Vice-President/President-elect Nancy Coylar Aimee Fifarek Candidates for Directors at Large, 2 elected for 3 year terms Frank Cervone Martin Kalfatovic Susan Sharpless Smith Ken Varnum See candidate bios and statements for more information; voting in […]

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