LITA Learnings: Techniques in Managing a Library Services Platform

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Register nowTechniques in Managing a Library Services PlatformThursday, May 30, 2019, Noon – 1:30 pm Central Time, As libraries move from legacy Integrated Library Systems (ILS) to next generation Library Services Platforms (LSP) and face evolving user needs, soft skills, such as team building, project management, and leadership skills become as essential as technology skills. […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: May 15, 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 LITA, Membership and Marketing Manager, Chicago, IL Georgia State University, Data Services Librarian, Atlanta, GA Georgia State […]

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LITA @ ALA Annual 2019 – Executive Perspectives

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Executive Perspectives: A Conversation on the Future of the Library Technology Industry Monday, June 24, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PMLocation: Washington Convention Center, 146A Marshall Breeding, author of the annual Library Systems Report published in American Libraries, has assembled and will moderate this panel of senior executives representing organizations that produce software or services […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: May 8, 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 LITA, Membership and Marketing Manager, Chicago, IL City of Virginia Beach, Digital Services Librarian II, Virginia Beach, […]

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Travel scholarships available for LITA AvramCamp 2019

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Do you want to participate in LITA AvramCamp, a one-day unconference for women and non-binary people working in library technology, at ALA Annual in Washington, D.C.? Would travel funding help you to attend? Thanks to support from individual donors and sponsors, AvramCamp is offering several $500 travel scholarships. Scholarships will be awarded competitively based on […]

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Join the ITAL Editorial Board

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Information Technology and Libraries [ITAL] is LITA’s quarterly, open-access, peer-reviewed journal. If you are a LITA member who is interested in furthering the scholarly record for library technology, apply to serve on the ITAL Editorial Board. The Board has a critical role to play in building the foundation for the journal’s next 50 years and […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: May 1, 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. Northampton Community College, Online Learning Information Services Librarian, Bethlehem, PA Johns Hopkins University, Software Engineer, Baltimore, MD Miami University, Web […]

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Call for Panelists – Deadline Extended – 2019 ALA Annual LITA Top Tech Trends Program

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Nominate yourself or someone you know for the next LITA Top Tech Trends panel of speakers! Submit your nominations – The submission deadline has been extended to May 6th, 2019. The session will be held on Sunday, June 23, 2019, 1:00 – 2:30 pm, at the  2019 ALA Annual Conference in Washington DC. A moderator and several panelists will each […]

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LITA @ ALA Annual 2019 – Science Fiction Authors

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Agency, Consent, and Power in Science Fiction and Fantasy Saturday, June 22, 2019 – 4:00 PM – 5:00 PMLocation: Washington Convention Center, 146B Science Fiction and Fantasy has always held a mirror up to nature and continues to explore themes that resonate in contemporary society. As our current culture grapples with issues such as sexual assault, […]

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