Jobs in Information Technology: October 18, 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 Hunterdon County, County Library Director, Flemington, NJ Western Michigan University, Web Developer Content Strategist, Kalamazoo, MI California […]

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Take Altmetrics to the Next Level with this LITA webinar

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Sign up today for  Taking Altmetrics to the Next Level in Your Library’s Systems and Services Instructor: Lily Troia, Engagement Manager, Altmetric October 31, 2017, 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Central time Altmetrics are traditionally viewed as the realm of evaluation and assessment, but altmetric data can offer valuable insights throughout the research lifecycle. It can help inform […]

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LITA Guides: Call for Proposals

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LITA is looking to expand its popular LITA Guide series. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers would like to offer a $250 gift card for the best LITA book proposal.  Proposals must be submitted by DECEMBER 1st, 2017. 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 […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: October 11, 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 University of North Florida – Thomas G. Carpenter Library, Systems Librarian, Jacksonville, FL Dayton Metro Library, Technology […]

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Explore Reproducibility & Open Scholarship in a new LITA web course

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Sign up today for  Building Services Around Reproducibility & Open Scholarship Instructor: Vicky Steeves, Librarian for Research Data Management and Reproducibility, a dual appointment between New York University Division of Libraries and NYU Center for Data Science November 1 – November 22, 2017 Please note this course start date has been re-scheduled from a previous date. As […]

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Spotlight Series: Brittney Buckland

Have you ever seen a really interesting library position and wondered how the person got there? This series will interview tech librarians to learn more about their journey, how they stay informed about emerging technologies, and tools they can’t live without. Allow me to introduce Brittney Buckland, Head of Technical Services at Merrimack Public Library […]

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Call for Preconference Proposals, LITA @ ALA Annual 2018

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Submit Your Preconference ideas for the 2018 ALA Annual Conference New Orleans, LA, June 21-26, 2018 LITA is now accepting innovative and creative preconference proposals for the 2018 Annual American Library Association Conference. We’re looking for either full day or half day sessions to take place on Friday, June 22, 2018. Preconferences should emphasize hands on […]

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