September 2019 ITAL Issue Now Available

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The September 2019 issue of Information Technology and Libraries (ITAL) is available now. In this issue, ITAL Editor Ken Varnum announces six new members of the ITAL Editorial Board. Our content includes a recap of Emily Morton-Owens’ President’s Inaugural Message, “Sustaining LITA“, discussing the many ways LITA strives to provide a sustainable member organization. In […]

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Latest LITA Learnings

There’s a seat waiting for you… Register today for a LITA webinar! Guiding Students through Digital Citizenship Presenter: Casey Davis Instructional Designer (IT), Arizona State University Wednesday, October 16, 2019 12:00 – 1:30 pm Central Time As academic librarians, we help build our students into digital citizens. It’s our duty to make sure students have the […]

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Master Your Keynote Presentations with this LITA webinar

Sign up for a repeat of this popular webinar. You Can Keynote! Presenter: Dorothea Salo, Faculty Associate, UW-Madison iSchool Thursday, November 14, 2019 Noon – 1:00 pm Central Time That confident person there on the dais, holding the conference crowd in the palm of their hand? That could be you! In this 60-minute webinar, discover […]

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Take Altmetrics to the Next Level with this LITA webinar

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Sign up for a repeat of this popular LITA webinar. Taking Altmetrics to the Next Level in Your Library’s Systems and Services Instructor: Lily Troia, Solutions Account Manager, Digital ScienceOctober 3, 2019, Noon – 1:30 pm Central time Altmetrics are traditionally viewed as the realm of evaluation and assessment, but altmetric data can offer valuable […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: August 28, 2019

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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 Operations Librarian, Ithaca, NY MIT, Full Stack Engineer, EngX team, Cambridge, MA MIT, […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: August 21, 2019

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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 RAILS – Reaching Across Illinois Library System, Applications Developer, Burr Ridge, IL Brown University Library, Director of […]

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Call for 2020 Forum Planning Committee Volunteers

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The Forum Planning Committee is looking for volunteers to help plan the in-person Forum in November 2020. This will be a joint event held with the Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS), the Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA) and the Library and Information Technology Association (LITA). We have openings on the following […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: August 14, 2019

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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 Thomas Jefferson University, Director, Library Operations (East Falls location), Philadelphia, PA MIT, Collections Strategist for Repository Services, […]

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Call for LITA Guide authors

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We’re looking for authors for our popular LITA Guide series. Submit your proposals Current topics of interest include, but not are not limited to:  Mapping software in the library Artificial intelligence and machine learning Virtual reality in labs Data privacy Linked data Universal design Vendor relations APIs and ILS challenges Non-tech staff in IT – […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: August 7, 2019

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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 Baylor University Law Library, Cataloging and Metadata Librarian, Waco, TX Advocate Aurora Health System, Director Advocate Aurora […]

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