Creating an InterDisciplinary Space @ Your Library – a LITA webinar

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Creating an InterDisciplinary Space @ Your Library In this 60-minute webinar, you’ll learn how Missouri State University’s Meyer Library developed and implemented an interdisciplinary space and how you can use this case study as a guideline to create your own. Presenter: Jessica Bennett, Instruction and E Learning Librarian at Missouri State University Tuesday April 30, 2019, Noon […]

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Advice for the New Systems Librarian – Helpful Resources

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Well, it’s been a moment from my last offering here on the blog. Fall is a busy time in higher education. While much of my role is behind-the-scenes in my library, I still teach and work our reference desk. The fall semester really allowed me to start exercising my systems muscles: I added new databases […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: March 6, 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 Colorado State University Libraries, Coordinator of College Liaisons for the Social Sciences, Humanities, Arts, and Business Librarian […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: February 27, 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 Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo, Information Technology Consultant-Workstation Specialist, San Luis Obispo, CA Washington Research […]

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LITA Learnings: Creating an Interdisciplinary Space and Multimedia Instruction offerings

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A webinar and a web course kick off the LITA Spring 2019 continuing education offerings: Creating an InterDisciplinary Space @ Your Library In this 60-minute webinar, you’ll learn how Missouri State University’s Meyer Library developed and implemented an interdisciplinary space and how you can use this case study as a guideline to create your own. […]

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LibTech Leadership: An Interview with ALA Leadership Institute Attendee Jennifer Chan

In 2018, LITA offered its first-ever scholarship to the ALA Leadership Institute to Jennifer Chan—Scholarly Communication Librarian at the UCLA Library. Ms. Chan’s work has focused on alt- and bibliometrics, research impact, open access, and the Affordable Course Materials Initiative, involving targeted outreach with campus partners to promote open education strategies. The generosity of LITA’s […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: February 20, 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 Queensborough Community College (CUNY), Instructor or Assistant Professor – Collection Development and Interlibrary Loan Librarian, Bayside, NY […]

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Meet Your Candidates for the 2019 LITA Election

2019 ALA/LITA Election Runs March 10 through April 3

We’re pleased to announce the slate of candidates for the 2019 spring election. President-Elect Topher Lawton Instructional Technology & Assessment Librarian Georgetown University Library   Evviva Weinraub Associate University Librarian for Collections & Technologies Northwestern University   Director-at-Large (2 elected for 3-year terms) Matt Beckstrom Systems Manager/Librarian Lewis & Clark Library   Galen Charlton Infrastructure and Added […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: February 13, 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 American University, Library Systems Administrator, Washington, DC Washington Research Library Consortium, Director of Library and User Services, […]

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Accepting applications for the LITA/Ex Libris Student Writing Award

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The Library and Information Technology Association (LITA), a division of the American Library Association (ALA), is pleased to offer an award for the best unpublished manuscript submitted by a student or students enrolled in an ALA-accredited graduate program. Sponsored by LITA and Ex Libris, the award consists of $1,000, publication in LITA’s refereed journal, Information […]

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