Mitigating the Real Dangers of 3D Printing

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The current debate circling 3D printing guns and the arguments surrounding the assertion that “code is speech; speech is protected by the first amendment” represent an interesting point of clarification in our culture which will force us to redefine or reclassify words, ideas, and objects to make our language match our reality. In a world […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: September 26, 2018

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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 Dayton Metro Library, Integrated Library Systems Administrator, Dayton, OH Visit the LITA Job Site for more available jobs and […]

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Learn About Metadata Management Tools

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Metadata Management Tools is a new LITA online course designed for library staff who regularly work manipulating MARC and metadata sets. Attendees will be introduced to tools such as OpenRefine, Regular Expressions, MarcEdit, and Python/Pymarc. Lessons will include video tutorials w/ transcripts, practice problems, and opportunities for students to ask questions/collaborate with each other to […]

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Learn All the Things – The LITA Forum Program Is Up

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View the full Forum program  Register now to take advantage of early bird rates! Minneapolis, MN November 8-10, 2018 #litaforum Conference Details This year’s Forum is more interactive with more than 60 sessions that include active learning and discussion-based activities. Every program time slot will include different types of sessions: two traditional lectures, focused […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: September 19, 2018

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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 College, Digital Scholarship & Repository Librarian, Colorado Springs, CO Colorado College, Metadata & Discovery Systems Librarian, […]

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LITA Webinars and Web Courses This Fall!

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Check out our new lineup and get details on our latest round of online learning to boost your skill set! Online Courses Do you regularly manipulate MARC and metadata sets? Metadata Management Tools Offered: October 23 – November 6, 2018 Instructor: Kelsey George Looking for a beginner’s crash course in game making software and process? Making […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: September 12, 2018

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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 Douglas County Libraries, Technology Analyst I, Castle Rock, CO Visit the LITA Job Site for more available jobs and […]

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