Jobs in Information Technology: June 7, 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 Cornell University Library, Metadata Librarian, Ithaca, NY Penn State University Libraries, Germanic and Slavic Languages and Linguistics […]

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LITA AvramCamp, an ALA Annual Precon

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Going to ALA Annual in Chicago? Don’t miss a unique and exciting full day of engagement by attending the LITA AvramCamp, a AdaCamp-inspired event Friday June 23, 2017, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Northwestern University, Weiboldt Hall, Chicago, IL Discover ALA Annual Ticketed Events Register for ALA Annual events Women in technology face numerous challenges in […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: May 31, 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 Penn State University Libraries, Reference and Instruction Librarian, Abington Campus, Philadelphia, PA Cleveland Public Library, Computer and […]

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Contextual Inquiry: Using Ethnographic Research to Impact your Library UX

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In this new LITA web course explore the contextual inquiry research methodology to better understand the intents and motivations behind user behavior. The approach involves in-depth, participant-led sessions where users take on the role of educator, teaching the researcher by walking them through tasks in the physical environment in which they typically perform them. Contextual […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: May 24, 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 City of Virginia Beach, Emerging Technologies Librarian II, Virginia Beach, VA Cornell University Library, Library Systems Analyst, […]

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Evaluating Databases: Prioritizing on a Shoestring

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Libraries have limited resources, and the portion afforded to electronic resources requires some savvy prioritization to meet patrons’ needs while sticking to budgets. Allocation of spending is a key issue for many libraries, and database subscriptions can cost thousands, even tens of thousands, of dollars. For smaller libraries, it’s possible to spend the electronic resources […]

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2017 LITA Forum – Call for Proposals, Deadline Extended

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The LITA Forum is a highly regarded annual event for those involved in new and leading edge technologies in the library and information technology field. Please send your proposal submissions here by June 2, 2017, and join your colleagues in Denver Colorado. The 2017 LITA Forum Committee seeks proposals for the 20th Annual Forum of the Library and Information Technology […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: May 17, 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 City of Logan, Library/Community Center Director, Logan, UT Wesleyan University, Associate University Librarian for Technical and Digital […]

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