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U Maryland iSchool Appoints First MLS Advisory Board

u-maryland-college-park-campusU Maryland College Park, image © Merrill College of JournalismThe College of Information Studies at the University of Maryland, Maryland’s iSchool, announced on August 26, 2014, the formation of an inaugural Advisory Board for the Master of Library Science (MLS) ...Read more »
 

Digital Collections Assessment and Outreach, SPEC Kit 341, Published by ARL

spec-kit-341-coverDigital Collections Assessment and OutreachARL has released Digital Collections Assessment and Outreach, SPEC Kit 341, which investigates what methods ARL member libraries use to maintain the relevancy of their locally curated digital library collections, and to continue to ...Read more »

 

ARL/SAA Mosaic Program Hosts Inaugural Leadership Forum at SAA Annual Meeting

mosaic-fellows-with-david-ferrieroARL/SAA Mosaic Program fellows with David Ferriero, photo by Sarah McGheeThe 2013–2015 ARL/Society of American Archivists (SAA) Mosaic Program fellows participated in the first Mosaic Leadership Forum on August 12, 2014, during the SAA Annual Meeting ...Read more »

 

Library Investment Index Summarizes Relative Size of ARL University Libraries for 2012–13

library-investment-index-2012-13-screenshotARL has released the Library Investment Index for 2012–2013, the latest in this annual summary measure of the relative size of the university library members of the Association. Although similar to the ARL Membership Criteria Index in reflecting the investments made in research libraries, the ARL Library Investment ...Read more »

 

Award-Winning Posters at Library Assessment Conference Focus on Improving User Experience

lac2014-poster-by-hagman-bussell-guderFirst-place poster by Hagman, Bussell, and GuderARL and the University of Washington are pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 Library Assessment Conference poster session. The awards were presented on August 5 at ...Read more »

 

ARL Library Director Openings

Arizona State, University Librarian (Open until filled)

Chicago, Director & University Librarian (Open until filled)

Houston, Dean of Libraries & Elizabeth D. Rockwell Chair (Open until filled)

Iowa State, Professor and Dean of the Library (Not yet posted)

MIT, Director of Libraries (Open until filled)

Pittsburgh, University Librarian & Director (Not yet posted)

Syracuse, Dean of Libraries and University Librarian (Not yet posted)

Texas, Vice Provost and Director of Libraries (Open until filled)

Texas Tech, Dean of Libraries (Open until filled)

Vanderbilt, Dean of Libraries (Not yet posted)

York, University Librarian (Open until filled)


Also of interest: Canadian Association of Research Libraries, Executive Director
(Open until filled)


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