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Library Assessment Conference

Monday, October 26, 2020Wednesday, October 28, 2020
Westin O’Hare, 6100 North River Road
Rosemont, IL 60018 United States
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image CC-BY-NC-ND by J. Philipp Krone The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) and the University of Washington (UW) Libraries will hold the next Library Assessment Conference on Monday–Wednesday, October 26–28,...

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ARL Membership Meeting Spring 2012

Wednesday, May 2, 2012 @ 9:00 amFriday, May 4, 2012 @ 5:00 pm
Chicago, Illinois

The 160th ARL Membership Meeting convened in Chicago, Illinois, May 2–4, 2012. Program sessions were held on the Code of Best Practices in Fair Use, open scholarship, scenario planning, balanced...

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ARL Membership Meeting Fall 2012

Wednesday, October 10, 2012 @ 9:00 amThursday, October 11, 2012 @ 1:00 pm
Washington, DC Washington, DC

ARL president Winston Tabb (Johns Hopkins) convened the 161st ARL Membership Meeting October 10–11, 2012, in Washington, DC. At the meeting, 117 ARL member library representatives participated in sessions about...

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ARL Fall Forum: Library Workforce for 21st-Century Research Libraries

Thursday, October 11, 2012 @ 1:00 pmFriday, October 12, 2012 @ 5:00 pm
Washington, DC Washington, DC

The ARL Fall Forum on "Library Workforce for 21st-Century Research Libraries" convened October 11–12, 2012, in Washington, DC. Program topics included demographic trends, staffing priorities, changing the collective mindset, organizational...

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Library Assessment Conference

Monday, October 29, 2012 @ 9:00 amWednesday, October 31, 2012 @ 5:00 pm
Charlottesville, Virginia

The Association of Research Libraries, the University of Virginia Library, and the University of Washington Libraries hosted the 2012 Library Assessment Conference: Building Effective, Sustainable, Practical Assessment, in Charlottesville, Virginia,...

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ARL-ACRL Human Resources Symposium

Thursday, November 15, 2012 @ 9:00 amFriday, November 16, 2012 @ 4:00 pm
Dupont Circle Hotel, 1500 New Hampshire Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States

In a time of profound transformation in academic and research libraries, human resources are among the most complex, challenging, and valuable assets of the organization. Management of these resources—to recognize,...

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Balanced Scorecard Webcast

Tuesday, December 11, 2012 @ 1:00 pm2:00 pm
online

This ARL webcast, broadcast on Dec. 11, 2012, provides an overview of using the balanced scorecard to assess research library service.

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Association Meeting, Spring 2018 (Invitation Only)

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 @ 8:00 amThursday, April 26, 2018 @ 12:00 pm
The Westin Buckhead Atlanta, 3391 Peachtree Road, NE
Atlanta, 30326 USA

image CC0 by Ian Baldwin Association of Research Libraries (ARL) member representatives, ARL Leadership Fellows, staff, and guests gathered in Atlanta, Georgia, on April 24–26, 2018, for the 172nd Association...

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Association Meeting, Spring 2019 (Invitation Only)

Tuesday, May 7 @ 8:00 amThursday, May 9 @ 12:00 pm
The Graduate Minneapolis, 615 Washington Avenue SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414
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image CC-BY-2.0 by Paul VanDerWerf Association of Research Libraries (ARL) member representatives, ARL Leadership Fellows, staff, and guests gathered in Minneapolis, Minnesota on May 7–9, 2019, for the 174th Association...

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Association Meeting, Spring 2017 (Invitation Only)

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 @ 8:00 amThursday, May 4, 2017 @ 12:00 pm
Sheraton Philadelphia Society Hill, One Dock Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106 United States

image CC-BY by Dave Zawrotny Association of Research Libraries (ARL) member representatives, ARL leadership fellows, staff, and guests gathered in Philadelphia, PA, on May 1–4, 2017, for the 170th Association...

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Leadership Symposium

Saturday, January 26, 2013 @ 8:00 amSunday, January 27, 2013 @ 3:00 pm

ARL hosted its Ninth Annual Leadership Symposium for master of library and information science (MLIS) students on Saturday and Sunday, January 26 and 27, 2013, in Seattle, Washington. The Leadership...

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Association Meeting, Fall 2017 (Invitation Only)

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 @ 8:00 amWednesday, October 4, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Washington Marriott Georgetown, 1221 22nd Street NW
Washington, DC 20037 United States

Dupont Circle, image CC-BY-ND by Josh Association of Research Libraries (ARL) member representatives, staff, and guests gathered in Washington, DC, on October 3–4, 2017, for the 171st Association Meeting, convened...

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Association Meeting, Fall 2018 (Invitation Only)

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 @ 8:00 amWednesday, September 26, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Washington Marriott Georgetown, 1221 22nd Street NW
Washington, DC 20037 United States

image CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 by Ben Mains Association of Research Libraries (ARL) member representatives, ARL Leadership Fellows, staff, and guests will gather in Washington, DC on September 25–26, 2018, for...

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ARL-CNI Fall Forum 2018: Innovation in Research Libraries

Thursday, September 27, 2018 @ 8:00 am4:00 pm
Washington Marriott Georgetown, 1221 22nd Street NW
Washington, DC 20037 United States

image CC0 by Greg Rakozy The theme of the 2018 Fall Forum, co-sponsored by the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) and the Coalition for Networked Information (CNI), was "Innovation in...

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Association Meeting, Fall 2019 (Invitation Only)

Tuesday, September 24 @ 8:00 amWednesday, September 25 @ 5:00 pm
Washington Marriott Georgetown, 1221 22nd Street NW
Washington, DC 20037 United States
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image CC0 by Desmond Hester Association of Research Libraries (ARL) member representatives, ARL Leadership Fellows, staff, and guests will gather in Washington, DC on September 24–25, 2019, for the 175th...

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LibValue: Undergraduate Student Success Webcast

Thursday, February 14, 2013 @ 1:00 pm2:00 pm
online

ARL is offering a series of free webcasts highlighting results from the LibValue project, a three-year study funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services to define and measure...

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ARL Board Meeting Winter 2013

Thursday, February 21, 2013 @ 12:00 pmFriday, February 22, 2013 @ 3:30 pm
ARL Headquarters, 21 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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Introduction to the ARL Salary Survey

Tuesday, March 5, 2013 @ 1:00 pm2:00 pm
online

ARL is now offering a series of four webcasts illustrating effective uses of data from the ARL Annual Salary Survey. The webcasts will address what data are available through ARL,...

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ARL-Ithaka S+R Webcast on Sustainability of Digitized Special Collections

Thursday, March 7, 2013 @ 10:30 am11:30 am
online

In this webcast, the lead author of the ARL-Ithaka S+R report Appraising Our Digital Investment, Nancy Maron, Ithaka S+R program director for sustainability and scholarly communications, presented the study findings....

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Service Quality Evaluation Academy 2013

Monday, March 11, 2013 @ 9:00 amFriday, March 15, 2013 @ 5:00 pm
New Orleans, Louisiana New Orleans, Louisiana

The 2013 Service Quality Evaluation Academy is co-sponsored by the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) and the Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL). The academy is an intensive five-day program...

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LibValue: Commons Spaces Value Webcast

Thursday, March 21, 2013 @ 1:00 pm2:00 pm
online

ARL is offering a series of free webcasts highlighting results from the LibValue project, a three-year study funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services to define and measure...

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Advanced XML: Further Adventures with XSLT

Monday, March 25, 2013 @ 9:00 amWednesday, March 27, 2013 @ 5:00 pm
ARL Headquarters, 21 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036 United States

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) Statistics & Assessment Program and the Digital Library Federation, a program of the Council on Library and Information Resources, are pleased to offer this...

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CNI Membership Meeting Spring 2013

Thursday, April 4, 2013 @ 1:00 pmFriday, April 5, 2013 @ 3:30 pm
Westin Riverwalk, 420 West Market Street
San Antonio, Texas 78205

For details, visit the CNI Membership Meeting Spring 2013 website.

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Increasing the Effectiveness of Your Scholarly Communication Program: Strategic Skills for Success

Tuesday, April 9, 2013 @ 1:00 pmWednesday, April 10, 2013 @ 12:30 pm
Indiana Convention Center Indianapolis, Indiana

Are you already working with library colleagues, faculty, and researchers on your campus for change in scholarly communication? Do you want to develop a deeper impact for your programmatic activities?...

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LibValue: Books and E-Books Webcast

Thursday, April 18, 2013 @ 1:00 pm2:00 pm
online

ARL is offering a series of free webcasts highlighting results from the LibValue project, a three-year study funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services to define and measure...

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ARL Board & Membership Meetings, Spring 2013

Tuesday, April 30, 2013 @ 9:00 amFriday, May 3, 2013 @ 2:30 pm
The Carolina Inn, 211 Pittsboro Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27516

Dogwood, image © tanakawhoARL President Wendy Pradt Lougee will convene the 162nd ARL Membership Meeting in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. From April 30 to May 3, 2013, member representatives will...

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LibValue: Comprehensive Approaches to Defining Library Value Webcast

Thursday, May 9, 2013 @ 1:00 pm2:00 pm
online

ARL is offering a series of free webcasts highlighting results from the LibValue project, a three-year study funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services to define and measure...

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Using ARL Salary Data to Make the Case for Higher Salaries

Tuesday, May 21, 2013 @ 1:00 pm2:00 pm
online

How are ARL libraries using custom peer-group analysis to make a case for higher salaries at their institutions? Carla Stoffle has systematically used these data for a number of years...

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LibValue: Success in Teaching and Research Webcast

Thursday, June 13, 2013 @ 1:00 pm2:00 pm
online

ARL is offering a series of free webcasts highlighting results from the LibValue project, a three-year study funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services to define and measure...

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ClimateQUAL® Partners Meeting (invitation only)

Friday, June 28, 2013 @ 8:00 am12:00 pm
Hyatt Regency McCormick Place (Room: Adler 24A-C), 2233 South Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60616

ClimateQUAL®The ClimateQUAL® Partners Meeting is a biannual event hosted by ARL at the ALA Annual Conference and ALA Midwinter Meeting. Participation in this meeting is by invitation only. Breakfast will be...

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Library Assessment Forum

Friday, June 28, 2013 @ 1:30 pm3:00 pm
Hyatt Regency McCormick Place (Room: Adler 24A-C), 2233 South Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60616

“Mrs. Duffee Reading Her Kindle,” © Mike LichtARL will host a Library Assessment Forum at the upcoming ALA Annual Conference in Chicago, featuring research on the value of e-books in...

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ARL Survey Coordinators and SPEC Liaisons Meeting

Friday, June 28, 2013 @ 3:30 pm5:00 pm
Hyatt Regency McCormick Place (Room: Adler 24A-C), 2233 South Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60616

ARL Statistics®The ARL Survey Coordinators and SPEC Liaisons Meeting is a biannual event hosted by ARL at the ALA Annual Conference and ALA Midwinter Meeting. No registration is required.    

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ARL/LibQUAL+® booth at ALA

Friday, June 28, 2013 @ 5:30 pmMonday, July 1, 2013 @ 2:00 pm
McCormick Place Convention Center (Booth 528), 2301 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60616

photo by Shaneka MorrisVisit ARL and LibQUAL+ staff at booth #528 in McCormick Place Convention Center! Friday, June 28, 5:30 p.m.–7:00 p.m. Saturday, June 29, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.Sunday, June 30,...

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SPARC-ACRL Forum: Understanding the Implications of Open Education: MOOCs and More

Saturday, June 29, 2013 @ 3:00 pm4:30 pm
Hyatt Regency Chicago (Room: Grand A), 151 East Wacker Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60601

“Cuppa MOOC,” © Cikgu BrianThe open access movement has focused on making scholarship freely available, expanding distribution while lowering barriers for re-use. The open educational resources (OER) movement has focused...

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Library Value: Conceptualizing, Capturing & Communicating Impact

Monday, July 1, 2013 @ 9:00 am12:00 pm
McCormick Place Convention Center (Room N-140), 2301 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60616

image © John SchniebelIntended for librarians engaging an academic library value project, initiative, or research agenda, this half-day workshop will include mini-lectures, discussion, and hands-on activities to engage participants in...

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Using LibQUAL+® and Other Evidence for Assessment, Evaluation, and Resource Planning

Monday, July 15, 2013 @ 8:30 am12:00 pm
University of Saskatchewan Murray Library, Collaborative Learning Lab, 3 Campus Drive
Saskatoon, S7N 5A4 Canada

image © Jordon CooperARL and the Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL) will sponsor a workshop on using evidence for assessment and evaluation as part of the Seventh International Evidence...

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ARL Board Meeting Summer 2013

Wednesday, July 17, 2013 @ 12:00 pmThursday, July 18, 2013 @ 2:00 pm
ARL Headquarters, 21 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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LibValue: Digitized Special Collections Webcast

Thursday, August 15, 2013 @ 1:00 pm2:00 pm
online (EDT)

ARL is offering a series of free webcasts highlighting results from the LibValue project, a three-year study funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services to define and measure...

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Digital Curation: Creating an Environment for Success (ARL-SAA Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) course)

Monday, September 9, 2013 @ 9:00 am5:00 pm
University of Illinois at Chicago Chicago, Illinois

Digital Archives SpecialistDigital archives require professional curatorial practices just as paper archives do. In this course you’ll discover the differences and similarities between curating paper and electronic records, a system...

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Digital Archives & Libraries (ARL-SAA Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) course)

Tuesday, September 10, 2013 @ 9:00 am5:00 pm
University of Illinois at Chicago Chicago, Illinois

Digital Archives SpecialistDigital content finds its way into your archives—either because of efforts to digitize print collections or because of digital acquisition. Are you preparing to receive "born digital" material and...

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Case Study: Using ARL Salary Data to Establish and Maintain an Equitable Salary Structure for Faculty Librarians

Tuesday, September 10, 2013 @ 1:00 pm2:00 pm
online (EDT)

In this webcast Brian Keith will describe how the University of Florida Libraries used data from the 2008-2009 and 2009-2010 ARL Salary Surveys to establish and implement a market-equity design...

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Preserving Digital Archives (ARL-SAA Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) course)

Wednesday, September 11, 2013 @ 9:00 am5:00 pm
University of Illinois at Chicago Chicago, Illinois

Digital Archives SpecialistWhat do you need to know to preserve born-digital materials successfully once they’ve crossed the archives threshold? With an emphasis on modern records and technology, you’ll learn about...

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Digital Forensics for Archivists, Part I & Part II (ARL-SAA Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) course)

Thursday, September 12, 2013 @ 9:00 amFriday, September 13, 2013 @ 5:00 pm
University of Illinois at Chicago Chicago, Illinois

Digital Archives SpecialistAre you starting to receive disks as parts of collections or have you discovered disks in boxes of paper records? Caring for the records stored on removable storage...

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New Roles for New Times: Transforming Liaison Roles in Research Libraries Webcast

Friday, September 27, 2013 @ 11:30 am12:30 pm
online (EDT)

ARL is offering a free webcast to further explore Transforming Liaison Roles in Research Libraries, the third report in the New Roles for New Times series. This series highlights the...

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ARL Board Meeting, Fall 2013, 1 of 2

Tuesday, October 8, 2013 @ 9:00 am5:30 pm
Crystal Gateway Marriott, 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, Virginia 22202

The ARL Board of Directors will convene on October 8 and 10 in conjunction with the ARL Membership Meeting, Fall 2013, in Washington, DC: Tuesday, October 8 9:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.ARL...

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ARL Membership Meeting, Fall 2013

Wednesday, October 9, 2013 @ 8:00 amThursday, October 10, 2013 @ 2:00 pm
Crystal Gateway Marriott, 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, Virginia 22202

image © Milko RomeroARL President Wendy Lougee (Minnesota) convened the 163rd ARL Membership Meeting with welcoming remarks and the introductions of guests on Wednesday, October 9, at 3:15 p.m. Several...

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ARL Fall Forum: Mobilizing the Research Enterprise

Thursday, October 10, 2013 @ 2:00 pmFriday, October 11, 2013 @ 12:45 pm
Crystal Gateway Marriott, 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, Virginia 22202

image © University of DenverThe ARL Fall Forum 2013, “Mobilizing the Research Enterprise,” explored the opportunities and collaborations in responding to the White House memorandum on “Increasing Access to the...

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ARL Board Meeting, Fall 2013, 2 of 2

Thursday, October 10, 2013 @ 5:15 pm6:15 pm
Crystal Gateway Marriott, 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, Virginia 22202

The ARL Board of Directors will convene on October 8 and 10 in conjunction with the ARL Membership Meeting, Fall 2013, in Washington, DC: Tuesday, October 8 9:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.ARL...

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Open Access Week 2013

Monday, October 21, 2013 @ 1:00 amSunday, October 27, 2013 @ 11:00 pm
everywhere

Open Access Week, a global event now entering its sixth year, is an opportunity for the academic and research community to continue to learn about the potential benefits of open...

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Preserving Digital Archives (ARL-SAA Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) course)

Monday, October 21, 2013 @ 9:00 am5:00 pm
University of New Mexico Albuquerque, New Mexico

image © Danae HurstWhat do you need to know to preserve born-digital materials successfully once they’ve crossed the archives threshold? With an emphasis on modern records and technology, you’ll learn...

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Digital Curation: Creating an Environment for Success (ARL-SAA Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) course)

Tuesday, October 22, 2013 @ 9:00 am5:00 pm
University of New Mexico Albuquerque, New Mexico

image © Danae HurstDigital archives require professional curatorial practices just as paper archives do. In this course you’ll discover the differences and similarities between curating paper and electronic records, a...

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Using LibQUAL+® Effectively and Strategically

Tuesday, October 22, 2013 @ 1:00 pmWednesday, October 23, 2013 @ 12:00 pm
Georgian Terrace Hotel, 659 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30308

image © Rick AustinARL is offering a workshop about acting on LibQUAL+ survey results, led by Martha Kyrillidou, ARL director of statistics and service quality programs; Lisa Hinchliffe, professor at...

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Digital Archives & Libraries (ARL-SAA Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) course)

Wednesday, October 23, 2013 @ 9:00 am5:00 pm
University of New Mexico Albuquerque, New Mexico

image © Danae HurstDigital content finds its way into your archives—either because of efforts to digitize print collections or because of digital acquisition. Are you preparing to receive "born digital" material...

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Digital Forensics for Archivists, Part I & Part II (ARL-SAA Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) course)

Thursday, October 24, 2013 @ 9:00 amFriday, October 25, 2013 @ 5:00 pm
University of New Mexico Albuquerque, New Mexico

image © Danae HurstAre you starting to receive disks as parts of collections or have you discovered disks in boxes of paper records? Caring for the records stored on removable...

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Digital Curation: Creating an Environment for Success (ARL-SAA Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) course)

Monday, November 4, 2013 @ 9:00 am5:00 pm
Ohio Union, 1739 N. High Street
Columbus, OH 43210 United States

image © OZinOHDigital archives require professional curatorial practices just as paper archives do. In this course you’ll discover the differences and similarities between curating paper and electronic records, a system...

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Digital Archives & Libraries (ARL-SAA Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) course)

Tuesday, November 5, 2013 @ 9:00 am5:00 pm
Ohio Union, 1739 N. High Street
Columbus, OH 43210 United States

image © OZinOHDigital content finds its way into your archives—either because of efforts to digitize print collections or because of digital acquisition. Are you preparing to receive "born digital" material and...

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Analyzing Age and Race/Ethnicity Demographics

Tuesday, November 5, 2013 @ 1:00 pm2:00 pm
online (EST)

What are retirement trends in the profession? How are these trends affecting the racial and ethnic composition of the profession? What are the job categories with the highest growth and...

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Preserving Digital Archives (ARL-SAA Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) course)

Wednesday, November 6, 2013 @ 9:00 am5:00 pm
Ohio Union, 1739 N. High Street
Columbus, OH 43210 United States

image © OZinOHWhat do you need to know to preserve born-digital materials successfully once they’ve crossed the archives threshold? With an emphasis on modern records and technology, you’ll learn about...

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Digital Forensics for Archivists, Part I & Part II (ARL-SAA Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) course)

Thursday, November 7, 2013 @ 9:00 amFriday, November 8, 2013 @ 5:00 pm
Ohio Union, 1739 N. High Street
Columbus, OH 43210 United States

image © OZinOHAre you starting to receive disks as parts of collections or have you discovered disks in boxes of paper records? Caring for the records stored on removable storage...

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CNI Membership Meeting Fall 2013

Monday, December 9, 2013 @ 9:00 amTuesday, December 10, 2013 @ 5:00 pm
Capital Hilton, 1001 16th Street NW
Washington, DC 20036

For details, visit the CNI Membership Meeting website.

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Digital Curation: Creating an Environment for Success (ARL-SAA Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) course)

Monday, December 16, 2013 @ 9:00 am5:00 pm
University of California, Los Angeles Los Angeles, California

image © Peter LeonardDigital archives require professional curatorial practices just as paper archives do. In this course you’ll discover the differences and similarities between curating paper and electronic records, a...

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Digital Archives & Libraries (ARL-SAA Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) course)

Tuesday, December 17, 2013 @ 9:00 am5:00 pm
University of California, Los Angeles Los Angeles, California

image © Peter LeonardDigital content finds its way into your archives—either because of efforts to digitize print collections or because of digital acquisition. Are you preparing to receive "born digital" material...

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Preserving Digital Archives (ARL-SAA Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) course)

Wednesday, December 18, 2013 @ 9:00 am5:00 pm
University of California, Los Angeles Los Angeles, California

image © Peter LeonardWhat do you need to know to preserve born-digital materials successfully once they’ve crossed the archives threshold? With an emphasis on modern records and technology, you’ll learn...

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Digital Forensics for Archivists, Part I & Part II (ARL-SAA Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) course)

Thursday, December 19, 2013 @ 9:00 amFriday, December 20, 2013 @ 5:00 pm
University of California, Los Angeles Los Angeles, California

image © Peter LeonardAre you starting to receive disks as parts of collections or have you discovered disks in boxes of paper records? Caring for the records stored on removable...

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ARL Annual Leadership Symposium (invitation only)

Thursday, January 23, 2014 @ 4:00 pmSunday, January 26, 2014 @ 3:00 pm
Four Seasons Hotel, Philadelphia, 1 Logan Square
Philadelphia, PA 19103

ARL Annual Leadership SymposiumARL will host its 10th Annual Leadership Symposium January 23–26, 2014, during the American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter Meeting in Philadelphia. Symposium participants include master of library and...

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ClimateQUAL® Partners Meeting (invitation only)

Friday, January 24, 2014 @ 8:00 am12:00 pm
Four Seasons Hotel, Philadelphia (Washington Room), 1 Logan Square
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103

ClimateQUAL® The ClimateQUAL® Partners Meeting is an in-person meeting by invitation only for libraries that have implemented or are interested in the assessment protocol ARL has developed in collaboration with the...

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Library Assessment Forum

Friday, January 24, 2014 @ 1:30 pm3:00 pm
Four Seasons Hotel, Philadelphia (Washington Room), 1 Logan Square
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103

image © University of TennesseeSpace and Facilities Assessment Please join us for an engaging Library Assessment Forum where Teresa Walker, associate professor and head of integrated user services at the...

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ARL Survey Coordinators and SPEC Liaisons Meeting

Friday, January 24, 2014 @ 3:30 pm5:00 pm
Four Seasons Hotel, Philadelphia (Washington Room), 1 Logan Square
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103

ARL Statistics® The ARL Survey Coordinators and SPEC Liaisons Meeting is a biannual event hosted by ARL at the ALA Annual Conference and ALA Midwinter Meeting. No registration is required....

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SPARC-ACRL Forum: Connecting Articles and Data to Expand Open Access to Research

Saturday, January 25, 2014 @ 3:30 pm5:00 pm
Pennsylvania Convention Center (Room 201B), 1101 Arch St
Philadelphia, PA 19107

While libraries have been managing open access repositories of articles for more than a decade, making research data openly accessible presents new challenges and opportunities.  Similarly, open access journal publishing...

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National Digital Stewardship Residents Discuss Their Projects

Sunday, January 26, 2014 @ 8:30 am10:00 am
Pennsylvania Convention Center (Room 203B), 1101 Arch St
Philadelphia, PA 19107

NDSRs 2013–2014, photo by Ali FazalDuring the ALCTS Digital Preservation Interest Group meeting at the ALA Midwinter Meeting in Philadelphia, the 2013–2014 National Digital Stewardship Residents (NDSRs)—including ARL’s resident, Molly...

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The State of Digital Preservation: Themes and Challenges Examined by the National Digital Stewardship Residency Program

Sunday, January 26, 2014 @ 1:30 pm3:00 pm
Pennsylvania Convention Center (Library of Congress booth), 1101 Arch St
Philadelphia, PA 19107

NDSRs 2013–2014, photo by Ali FazalAt the Library of Congress booth at the ALA Midwinter Meeting in Philadelphia, the 2013–2014 National Digital Stewardship Residents (NDSRs)—including ARL’s resident, Molly Schwartz, who...

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LibQUAL+® Survey Introduction

Monday, January 27, 2014 @ 8:30 am10:00 am
Four Seasons Hotel, Philadelphia (Jefferson Room), 1 Logan Square
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103

LibQUAL®LibQUAL+ is offering this free workshop for potential participants in conjunction with the American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter Meeting in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Recommended for all first-time survey administrators, this session...

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ARL Liaison Supervisors Meeting

Monday, January 27, 2014 @ 10:00 am11:30 am
Philadelphia Marriott Downtown (room Franklin 09), 1201 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Health sciences librarian with medical facultyARL’s Transforming Research Libraries initiative is sponsoring a meeting in conjunction with the upcoming American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter Meeting to convene ARL liaison program...

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LibQUAL+® Survey Administration

Monday, January 27, 2014 @ 10:30 am1:30 pm
Four Seasons Hotel, Philadelphia (Jefferson Room), 1 Logan Square
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103

LibQUAL®LibQUAL+ is offering this free workshop for current and potential participants in conjunction with the American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter Meeting in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Recommended for both first-time and repeat...

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LibQUAL+® Survey Results

Monday, January 27, 2014 @ 2:00 pm4:30 pm
Four Seasons Hotel, Philadelphia (Jefferson Room), 1 Logan Square
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103

LibQUAL®LibQUAL+ is offering this free workshop for current participants in conjunction with the American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter Meeting in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Recommended for library staff who have participated in...

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Spring into LibQUAL+: New Features

Thursday, January 30, 2014 @ 1:30 pm2:30 pm
online (EST)

image © Dawn EndicoARL is offering a series of free Skype calls designed to support LibQUAL+ survey administrators and to help administrators share expertise with one another. Online registration for...

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Strategies to Sustain Digitized Special Collections: Key Lessons from Ithaka S+R/ARL Report “Searching for Sustainability”

Friday, January 31, 2014 @ 12:00 pm1:15 pm
online (EST)

Vigilantes of Montana poster, courtesy American Antiquarian SocietyMuseums and libraries are taking advantage of advances in technology to move their rare and unique collections online.  What most institutions learn quickly...

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Spring into LibQUAL+: Preparing Your Survey

Thursday, February 6, 2014 @ 1:30 pm2:30 pm
online (EST)

image © Dawn EndicoARL is offering a series of free Skype calls designed to support LibQUAL+ survey administrators and to help administrators share expertise with one another. Online registration for...

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Spring into LibQUAL+: Random Sampling and Communications Planning

Thursday, February 13, 2014 @ 1:30 pm2:30 pm
online (EST)

image © Dawn EndicoARL is offering a series of free Skype calls designed to support LibQUAL+ survey administrators and to help administrators share expertise with one another. Online registration for...

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ARL Board Meeting Winter 2014

Thursday, February 20, 2014 @ 12:00 pmFriday, February 21, 2014 @ 2:00 pm
ARL Headquarters, 21 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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An Introduction to XML and XML Applications

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 @ 9:00 amFriday, February 28, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
ARL Headquarters, 21 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036 United States

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) Statistics and Assessment program and the Digital Library Federation (DLF), a program of the Council on Library and Information Resources, are pleased to offer...

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Spring into LibQUAL+: Administering Your Survey, Monitoring Progress, and Initial Data Analysis

Thursday, February 27, 2014 @ 1:30 pm2:30 pm
online (EST)

image © Dawn EndicoARL is offering a series of free Skype calls designed to support LibQUAL+ survey administrators and to help administrators share expertise with one another. Online registration for...

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SPARC Open Access Meeting 2014

Monday, March 3, 2014 @ 8:00 amTuesday, March 4, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
InterContinental Kansas City at the Plaza, 401 Ward Parkway
Kansas City, Missouri 64112

image © Matthew WhiteheadThe past year has seen growing momentum in the areas of open access, open data, and open educational resources. As the push for greater openness continues, these three...

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Spring into LibQUAL+: Data Analysis: Turning Results into Plans for Action and Change

Thursday, March 6, 2014 @ 1:30 pm2:30 pm
online (EST)

image © Dawn EndicoARL is offering a series of free Skype calls designed to support LibQUAL+ survey administrators and to help administrators share expertise with one another. Online registration for...

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ARL-SAA Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) courses

Monday, March 10, 2014 @ 9:00 amFriday, March 14, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
Syracuse University Syracuse, NY

image © Encyclopaedia Britannica, credit Kai Brinker Do you want to develop your skills for appraising, capturing, preserving, and providing access to born-digital special collections? Could you use some insight...

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Leading a Strategic Assessment Program in a Research Library: An ARL Seminar for Recently Appointed Assessment Professionals

Thursday, March 20, 2014 @ 9:00 amFriday, March 21, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
Hotel Palomar DC, 2121 P Street NW
Washington, DC 20037

ARL is introducing a new educational opportunity for academic and research librarians: “Leading a Strategic Assessment Program in a Research Library: An ARL Seminar for Recently Appointed Assessment Professionals.” This...

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CNI Membership Meeting Spring 2014

Monday, March 31, 2014 @ 1:00 pmTuesday, April 1, 2014 @ 3:30 pm
St. Louis St. Louis, Missouri

For details, visit the CNI Spring 2014 Membership Meeting website.

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ARL-SAA Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) courses

Monday, April 21, 2014 @ 9:00 amFriday, April 25, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
University of Alberta Edmonton, Canada

U Alberta, Rutherford Library, image © Alexander AffleckDo you want to develop your skills for appraising, capturing, preserving, and providing access to born-digital special collections? Could you use some insight...

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ARL Board Meeting, Spring 2014, 1 of 2

Monday, May 5, 2014 @ 12:00 pm5:30 pm
Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel, 50 North Third Street
Columbus, Ohio 43215

The ARL Board of Directors will convene on May 5 and May 8 in conjunction with the ARL Membership Meeting, Spring 2014, at the Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel in Columbus, Ohio....

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ARL Membership Meeting, Spring 2014

Tuesday, May 6, 2014 @ 8:00 amThursday, May 8, 2014 @ 11:30 am
Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel, 50 North Third Street
Columbus, Ohio 43215

image © OSU, photo by Meera on Buckeyes BlogARL president Carol Pitts Diedrichs (Ohio State) convened the 164th ARL Membership Meeting with welcoming remarks and the introductions of guests on...

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ARL Board Meeting, Spring 2014, 2 of 2

Thursday, May 8, 2014 @ 12:00 pm1:00 pm
Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel, 50 North Third Street
Columbus, Ohio 43215

The ARL Board of Directors will convene on May 5 and May 8 in conjunction with the ARL Membership Meeting, Spring 2014, at the Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel in Columbus, Ohio. Monday,...

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Transforming Library Metadata with XSLT

Wednesday, May 14, 2014 @ 9:00 amFriday, May 16, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
ARL Headquarters, 21 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036 United States

The ARL Statistics and Assessment Program and the Digital Library Federation (DLF), a program of the Council on Library and Information Resources, are pleased to offer this three-day in-depth workshop...

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ARL-SAA Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) courses

Monday, May 19, 2014 @ 9:00 amFriday, May 23, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
Emory University Atlanta, GA

Emory University, Woodruff Library, image © Nick NoakesDo you want to develop your skills for appraising, capturing, preserving, and providing access to born-digital special collections? Could you use some insight...

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ARL-SAA Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) courses

Monday, June 9, 2014 @ 9:00 amFriday, June 13, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
University of Minnesota Minneapolis, MN

U Minnesota, Andersen Library, photo by Elliott ShoreDo you want to develop your skills for appraising, capturing, preserving, and providing access to born-digital special collections? Could you use some insight...

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Library Assessment Forum

Friday, June 27, 2014 @ 1:30 pm3:00 pm
Flamingo Las Vegas, Lake Mead room, 3555 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89109

UW Suzzallo Library, image © Chris DubéARL will host a Library Assessment Forum at the upcoming American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference in Las Vegas. The forum is open to...

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ARL Survey Coordinators and SPEC Liaisons Meeting

Friday, June 27, 2014 @ 3:00 pm4:00 pm
Flamingo Las Vegas, Lake Mead room, 3555 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89109

ARL Statistics® The ARL Survey Coordinators and SPEC Liaisons Meeting is a biannual event hosted by ARL at the American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference and ALA Midwinter Meeting. No...

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Leadership & Career Development Program (LCDP) Closing Ceremonies

Saturday, June 28, 2014 @ 2:00 pm4:00 pm
Caesar’s Palace, Milano Ballroom IV (by invitation only), 3570 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89109

LCDP fellows 2013–2014, photo by Molly MageeClosing ceremonies for the 2013–2014 cohort of the ARL Leadership and Career Development Program (LCDP) will be held in Las Vegas during the 2014...

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SPARC-ACRL Forum: Evaluating the Quality of Open Access Content

Saturday, June 28, 2014 @ 3:00 pm4:30 pm
Bally’s Las Vegas, Skyview 5, 3645 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Las Vegas, NV 89109

image by Libby Levi for opensource.comNew strategies for assessing the quality of open content—including journal articles, textbooks, and data sets—are emerging from different quarters. These strategies range from new methods...

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ARL Liaison Supervisors Meeting

Monday, June 30, 2014 @ 10:00 am12:00 pm
Las Vegas Convention Center, room N260, 3150 Paradise Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89109

Health sciences librarian with medical facultyARL’s Transforming Research Libraries initiative is sponsoring a meeting in conjunction with the upcoming American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference to convene ARL liaison supervisors...

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ARL Board Meeting Summer 2014

Thursday, July 24, 2014 @ 12:00 pmFriday, July 25, 2014 @ 2:00 pm
ARL Headquarters, 21 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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Library Assessment Conference

Monday, August 4, 2014 @ 9:00 amWednesday, August 6, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
Seattle, Washington Seattle, Washington

UW Suzzallo Library, image © Chris DubéARL and the University of Washington (UW) Libraries will host the 2014 Library Assessment Conference: Building Effective, Sustainable, Practical Assessment, in Seattle, Washington, August...

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Closing the Loop: Evaluating Your Key Scholarly Communication Programs and Services

Thursday, August 7, 2014 @ 8:30 am12:30 pm
Seattle, Washington Seattle, Washington

image © Chris TarnawskiThis half-day workshop, offered by the ARL-ACRL Institute on Scholarly Communication (ISC) as part of the Library Assessment Conference, will provide attendees with basic evaluation concepts and...

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Improving Library Service Quality by Using LibQUAL+® Effectively and Strategically

Thursday, August 7, 2014 @ 8:30 am3:30 pm
Seattle, Washington Seattle, Washington

image © Curtis CronnA workshop on acting on LibQUAL+ survey results is being offered on August 7, 2014, in conjunction with the Library Assessment Conference in Seattle, Washington. Registration for...

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ClimateQUAL® Lite web seminar

Thursday, September 11, 2014 @ 12:15 pm12:45 pm
online (EDT)

image © Julian BurgessLearn more about the new ClimateQUAL Lite survey protocol in a free ARL online seminar. The ClimateQUAL survey collects information about (a) library staff perceptions of the...

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ARL Board Meeting, Fall 2014, 1 of 2

Monday, October 6, 2014 @ 12:00 pm5:30 pm
Dupont Circle Hotel, 1500 New Hampshire Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States

The ARL Board of Directors will convene on Monday, October 6, and Wednesday, October 8, in conjunction with the ARL Membership Meeting, Fall 2014, at the Dupont Circle Hotel in Washington, DC....

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ARL Membership Meeting, Fall 2014

Tuesday, October 7, 2014 @ 3:00 pmWednesday, October 8, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
Dupont Circle Hotel, 1500 New Hampshire Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States

image © Milko RomeroARL president Carol Pitts Diedrichs (Ohio State) convened the 165th ARL Membership Meeting with welcoming remarks on the afternoon of Tuesday, October 7, following working sessions of...

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ARL Board Meeting, Fall 2014, 2 of 2

Wednesday, October 8, 2014 @ 5:30 pm6:30 pm
Dupont Circle Hotel, 1500 New Hampshire Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States

The ARL Board of Directors will convene on Monday, October 6, and Wednesday, October 8, in conjunction with the ARL Membership Meeting, Fall 2014, at the Dupont Circle Hotel in Washington, DC....

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ARL Fall Forum 2014: Wanted Dead or Alive—The Scholarly Monograph

Thursday, October 9, 2014 @ 8:00 am4:30 pm
Dupont Circle Hotel, 1500 New Hampshire Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States

image © Horia VarlanThe ARL Fall Forum 2014, “Wanted Dead or Alive—The Scholarly Monograph,” explored the future of the scholarly monograph in a daylong gathering on Thursday, October 9. The...

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SHARE 2014 Fall Meeting

Monday, October 13, 2014 @ 1:00 pmTuesday, October 14, 2014 @ 3:30 pm
Hyatt Regency Crystal City, 2799 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, 22202 USA

#share14fMore than 60 SHARE working group members, Notification Service prototype participants, technical partners, and other interested parties gathered for this two-day in-person meeting. The event offered an opportunity for stakeholders...

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Google Analytics Workshop

Monday, October 20, 2014 @ 9:00 am5:00 pm
ARL Headquarters, 21 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036 United States

The ARL Statistics and Measurement Program is offering a full-day, in-person workshop on Google Analytics, to be held on October 20, 2014, in partnership with LunaMetrics, a Google Analytics Certified...

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Leading a Strategic Assessment Program in a Research Library: An ARL Seminar for Recently Appointed Assessment Professionals

Thursday, November 6, 2014 @ 9:00 amFriday, November 7, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
Hotel Palomar DC, 2121 P Street NW
Washington, DC 20037

ARL is introducing a new educational opportunity for academic and research librarians: “Leading a Strategic Assessment Program in a Research Library: An ARL Seminar for Recently Appointed Assessment Professionals.” This...

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ARL-SAA Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) courses

Monday, November 10, 2014 @ 9:00 amFriday, November 14, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
National Archives, 700 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC

image © David KingDo you want to develop your skills for appraising, capturing, preserving, and providing access to born-digital special collections? Do you need to address privacy and confidentiality legal...

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We Want You! Applying for a Position in a Federal Library or Archive

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 @ 3:00 pm4:15 pm
online (EST)

Uncle Sam, by James Montgomery FlaggHave you ever wondered what it’s like to work for a federal library or archive? Do you find the application process intimidating and confusing? Did...

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Learn More about SHARE at “Updates from the World of Open”

Friday, December 5, 2014 @ 9:00 am3:00 pm
Hogan Campus Center, College of the Holy Cross 1 College St
Worcester, MA 01610

Registration is now open for the Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL) New England Chapter’s Scholarly Communication Interest Group fall program, “Updates from the World of Open: SHARE, OERs,...

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CNI Membership Meeting Fall 2014

Monday, December 8, 2014 @ 8:30 amTuesday, December 9, 2014 @ 3:30 pm
Washington, DC Washington, DC

For details, visit the CNI Fall 2014 Membership Meeting website.

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ARL Annual Leadership Symposium (invitation only)

Thursday, January 29, 2015 @ 8:00 amSunday, February 1, 2015 @ 5:00 pm
Hotel Palomar, Chicago, 505 N. State Street
Chicago, IL 60654

ARL Annual Leadership SymposiumARL will host its 11th Annual Leadership Symposium January 29–February 1, 2015, during the American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter Meeting in Chicago. Symposium participants include master of...

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Tackling Textbook Costs through Open Educational Resources: A Primer at ALA Midwinter

Thursday, January 29, 2015 @ 1:00 pm5:00 pm
McCormick Place West (W194b), 2301 S. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.
Chicago, IL 60616

image © opensource.comSPARC in collaboration with the ARL/ACRL Institute on Scholarly Communication is offering an institute on open educational resources at the American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter Meeting 2015 in...

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Tackling Textbook Costs through Open Educational Resources: A Primer at ALA Midwinter

Friday, January 30, 2015 @ 8:30 am12:30 pm
Sheraton Chicago, 301 E. North Water Street
Chicago, IL 60611

image © opensource.comSPARC in collaboration with the ARL/ACRL Institute on Scholarly Communication is offering an institute on open educational resources at the American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter Meeting 2015 in...

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Strategic Approaches for New Assessment Professionals (invitation only)

Friday, January 30, 2015 @ 10:00 am12:00 pm
Hotel Palomar, Chicago (Room: Gallery II & III), 505 N. State Street
Chicago, IL 60654

A follow-up in-person meeting for participants in the March and November 2014 sessions of “Leading a Strategic Assessment Program in a Research Library: An ARL Seminar for Recently Appointed Assessment...

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Library Assessment Forum

Friday, January 30, 2015 @ 1:00 pm2:30 pm
Hotel Palomar, Chicago (Room: Gallery II & III), 505 N. State Street
Chicago, IL 60654

ARL will host a Library Assessment Forum at the upcoming American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter Meeting in Chicago. Come to hear the latest about strategic links between library and institutional...

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ARL Survey Coordinators and SPEC Liaisons Meeting

Friday, January 30, 2015 @ 3:00 pm4:00 pm
Hotel Palomar, Chicago (Room: Gallery II & III), 505 N. State Street
Chicago, IL 60654

ARL Statistics® The ARL Survey Coordinators and SPEC Liaisons Meeting is a biannual event hosted by ARL at the ALA Annual Conference and ALA Midwinter Meeting. No registration is required....

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LibQUAL+® Training Sessions: Survey Introduction and Survey Administration

Monday, February 2, 2015 @ 8:30 am1:30 pm
Hotel Palomar, Chicago, 505 N. State Street
Chicago, IL 60654

LibQUAL® LibQUAL+ will offer two free workshops for current and potential participants in conjunction with the American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter Meeting in Chicago. Registration is free. Please note the...

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Libraries That Learn: Using Evidence to Transform Library Services with LibQUAL+—Webcast with Michael Maciel, Texas A&M

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 @ 2:00 pm2:30 pm
online (EST)

ARL is offering a series of webcasts on how to improve services using LibQUAL+ data and other evidence. Join Michael Maciel, Senior Data Analyst at Texas A&M, to learn how...

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Fair Use Week 2015

Monday, February 23, 2015 @ 9:00 amFriday, February 27, 2015 @ 5:00 pm
everywhere

Justice Joseph Story, creator of fair use, image © Eric E. Johnson Mark your calendars! Fair Use Week 2015—a community celebration of fair use coordinated by the Association of Research...

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ARL Board Meeting Winter 2015

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 @ 8:30 amThursday, February 26, 2015 @ 11:30 am
ARL Headquarters, 21 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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Data Management and Visualization with Tableau, Part 1—Webcast with Sarah Murphy, Ohio State

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 @ 2:00 pm2:30 pm
online (EST)

image © Jer ThorpData visualization brings library stories to life. Using Tableau, libraries may better harness, analyze, and report their data to internal and external stakeholders. Join us for the...

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Data Management and Visualization with Tableau, Part 2—Webcast with Jeremy Buhler, UBC

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 @ 2:00 pm2:30 pm
online (EDT)

image © Jer ThorpData visualization brings library stories to life. Using Tableau, libraries may better harness, analyze, and report their data to internal and external stakeholders. Join us for the...

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An Introduction to XML and XML Applications

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 @ 9:00 amFriday, March 13, 2015 @ 5:00 pm
ARL Headquarters, 21 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036 United States

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) Statistics and Assessment program and the Digital Library Federation (DLF), a program of the Council on Library and Information Resources, are pleased to offer...

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Working Together: Research Libraries and Publishers on the Value of Inclusive Learning Resources

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 @ 11:00 am12:00 pm
online (EDT)

image © Daniel OinesARL is offering a free webinar to raise awareness about the value of producing or procuring accessible born-digital resources to support library users of all abilities. The...

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Data Management and Visualization with Tableau, Part 3—Webcast with Rachel Lewellen, UMass Amherst

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 @ 2:00 pm2:30 pm
online (EDT)

image © Jer ThorpData visualization brings library stories to life. Using Tableau, libraries may better harness, analyze, and report their data to internal and external stakeholders. Join us for the...

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ScholCommCamp at ACRL 2015

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 @ 8:30 am3:30 pm
Oregon Convention Center, 777 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Portland, Oregon 97232

Portland, Oregon image © Stuart SeegerJoin the first-ever unconference sponsored by the ARL/ACRL Institute on Scholarly Communication (ISC). This collaborative and informal experience is right for you if you have...

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ARL/LibQUAL+® Booth #741

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 @ 5:45 pmFriday, March 27, 2015 @ 4:00 pm
Oregon Convention Center, 777 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Portland, Oregon 97232

photo by Shaneka MorrisVisit ARL and the LibQUAL+ staff at booth #741 at the Oregon Convention Center! Wednesday, March 25, 5:45 p.m.–7:30 p.m.Thursday, March 26, 9:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.Friday, March 27,...

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SPARC Booth #769

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 @ 5:45 pmFriday, March 27, 2015 @ 4:00 pm
Oregon Convention Center, 777 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Portland, Oregon 97232

Visit the SPARC staff at booth #769 at the Oregon Convention Center! Wednesday, March 25, 5:45 p.m.–7:30 p.m.Thursday, March 26, 9:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.Friday, March 27, 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

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Panel: The Inclusion and Leadership Nexus: Leadership Development and Retention for Diverse Academic and Research Librarians

Thursday, March 26, 2015 @ 1:00 pm2:00 pm
Oregon Convention Center, 777 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Portland, Oregon 97232

This panel explores the effect of leadership development training (LDT) on the retention of academic and research librarians from historically underrepresented groups. An extensive mapping project reveals the extent to...

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CNI Membership Meeting Spring 2015

Monday, April 13, 2015 @ 1:00 pmTuesday, April 14, 2015 @ 3:30 pm
Seattle, Washington Seattle, Washington

image © Chris TarnawskiRepresentatives from CNI member organizations gather twice annually to explore new technologies, content, and applications; to further collaboration; to analyze technology policy issues; and to catalyze the...

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Data Management and Visualization with Tableau, Part 4—Webcast Discussion Q&A with Sarah Murphy, Jeremy Buhler, and Rachel Lewellen

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 @ 2:00 pm3:00 pm
online (EDT)

image © Jer ThorpData visualization brings library stories to life. Using Tableau, libraries may better harness, analyze, and report their data to internal and external stakeholders. Join us for the fourth...

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ARL Board Meeting, Spring 2015, 1 of 2

Monday, April 27, 2015 @ 12:00 pm5:30 pm
The Claremont Hotel Club & Spa, 41 Tunnel Road
Berkeley, 94705 USA

The ARL Board of Directors will convene on April 27 and April 30 in conjunction with the ARL Membership Meeting, Spring 2015 in Berkeley, California. Monday, April 27 9:00 a.m.–11:30...

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ARL Membership Meeting, Spring 2015

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 @ 8:00 amThursday, April 30, 2015 @ 12:00 pm
The Claremont Hotel Club & Spa, 41 Tunnel Road
Berkeley, 94705 USA

image © David Yu ARL president Deborah Jakubs (Duke) convened the 166th ARL Membership Meeting in Berkeley, California on Tuesday afternoon, April 28, 2015. The theme of this Membership Meeting...

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ARL Board Meeting, Spring 2015, 2 of 2

Thursday, April 30, 2015 @ 12:00 pm1:00 pm
The Claremont Hotel Club & Spa, 41 Tunnel Road
Berkeley, 94705 USA

The ARL Board of Directors will convene on April 27 and April 30 in conjunction with the ARL Membership Meeting, Spring 2015 in Berkeley, California. Monday, April 27 9:00 a.m.–11:30...

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Libraries That Learn: Analysis of LibQUAL+ Comments to Drive Service Improvement—Webcast with Lorie Kloda (McGill University)

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 @ 2:00 pm2:30 pm
online (EDT)

LibQUAL+ radar chartARL is offering a series of webcasts on how to improve services using LibQUAL+ survey data and other evidence. Join Lorie Kloda of McGill University to learn how...

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Leading a Strategic Assessment Program in a Research Library: An ARL Seminar for Recently Appointed Assessment Professionals

Thursday, May 14, 2015 @ 9:00 amFriday, May 15, 2015 @ 5:00 pm
Washington, DC Washington, DC

ARL is introducing a new educational opportunity for academic and research librarians: “Leading a Strategic Assessment Program in a Research Library: An ARL Seminar for Recently Appointed Assessment Professionals.” This...

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Transforming Library Metadata with XSLT

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 @ 9:00 amFriday, May 22, 2015 @ 5:00 pm
ARL Headquarters, 21 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036 United States

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) Statistics & Assessment Program and the Digital Library Federation, a program of the Council on Library and Information Resources, are pleased to offer this...

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Scholarly Output Assessment Activities Webcast

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 @ 1:00 pm1:45 pm
online (EDT)

Scholarly Output Assessment ActivitiesARL is offering a series of webcasts that present the findings from the latest SPEC surveys and allow webcast participants to discuss trends with the survey authors....

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SHARE Research Data Hackathon

Saturday, June 20, 2015 @ 10:00 amSunday, June 21, 2015 @ 3:00 pm
Dupont Circle Hotel, 1500 New Hampshire Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States

The SHARE team from the Center for Open Science is hosting a research data hackathon in Washington, DC, on June 20–21! Join us to work on building the SHARE Notify...

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SHARE Community Meeting, Summer 2015

Monday, June 22, 2015 @ 1:00 pmTuesday, June 23, 2015 @ 3:00 pm
Dupont Circle Hotel, 1500 New Hampshire Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States

#share15sThe summer 2015 SHARE Community Meeting will gather SHARE Working Group members, SHARE Notify beta participants, technical partners, and other stakeholders. The event will include updates on SHARE Notify as...

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Google Analytics Workshop

Thursday, June 25, 2015 @ 8:30 am5:00 pm
InterContinental San Francisco, Laurel Hill Room, 888 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

Google Analytics pie chartThe ARL Assessment Program is offering a full-day, in-person workshop on Google Analytics, to be held in San Francisco on Thursday, June 25, 2015, in partnership with...

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LibQUAL+® Survey Introduction

Friday, June 26, 2015 @ 8:30 am9:30 am
InterContinental San Francisco, Laurel Hill Room, 888 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

LibQUAL+ radar chartLibQUAL+ is offering this free workshop for potential participants in conjunction with the American Library Association (ALA) Annual Meeting in San Francisco, California. Recommended for all first-time survey...

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Strategic Approaches for New Assessment Professionals (invitation only)

Friday, June 26, 2015 @ 10:00 am12:00 pm
InterContinental San Francisco, Laurel Hill Room, 888 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

A follow-up in-person meeting for participants in the March and November 2014 and May 2015 sessions of “Leading a Strategic Assessment Program in a Research Library: An ARL Seminar for...

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Library Assessment Forum

Friday, June 26, 2015 @ 1:00 pm2:30 pm
InterContinental San Francisco, Laurel Hill Room, 888 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

Library Assessment Conference 2014, image by Erin EldermireThe Library Assessment Forum features the latest happenings in this area and brings people together in between the biennial Library Assessment Conference: Building...

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ARL Survey Coordinators and SPEC Liaisons Meeting

Friday, June 26, 2015 @ 3:00 pm4:30 pm
InterContinental San Francisco, Laurel Hill Room, 888 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

ARL Statistics The ARL Survey Coordinators and SPEC Liaisons Meeting is a biannual event hosted by ARL in conjunction with the American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference and the ALA...

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SPARC/ACRL Forum: Advancing “Open” through Library Partnerships with Students and Early Career Researchers

Saturday, June 27, 2015 @ 3:00 pm4:30 pm
Moscone Convention Center, Room 2007 (West Building), 747 Howard St
San Francisco, CA 94103

Over the past few years, collaborations have been increasing between academic libraries and students and early-career researchers—specifically around the issues of open access, open educational resources, and open data. Although...

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Libraries That Learn Exchange of Experience: Using LibQUAL+ and Other Data—Workshop

Monday, July 20, 2015 @ 8:00 am10:30 pm
Northumbria Conference, Our Dynamic Earth (main conference venue, room TBA), Holyrood Road
Edinburgh, UK

Edinburgh, image © Mariusz KluzniakARL is sponsoring a free workshop, "Libraries That Learn Exchange of Experience: Using LibQUAL+ and Other Data," on the morning of Monday, July 20, 2015, in...

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ARL Board Meeting Summer 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015 @ 12:00 pmThursday, July 23, 2015 @ 12:00 pm
ARL Headquarters, 21 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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ARL-SAA Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) courses

Monday, July 27, 2015 @ 9:00 amFriday, July 31, 2015 @ 5:00 pm
Boston College Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

Burns Library, Boston CollegeRegister now for the Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) courses being offered by ARL and the Society of American Archivists (SAA) at Boston College, July 27–31. You do...

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Community-based Collections Webcast

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 @ 1:00 pm1:45 pm
online (EDT)

Community-based CollectionsARL is offering a series of webcasts that present the findings from the latest SPEC surveys and allow webcast participants to discuss trends with the survey authors. A 45-minute...

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Libraries That Learn: LibQUAL+ Confidential Pilot Experiences Webcast

Tuesday, September 22, 2015 @ 2:00 pm2:30 pm
online (EDT)

LibQUAL+ radar chartJoin Sarah Murphy, coordinator of assessment for The Ohio State University Libraries, and Rachel Lewellen, assessment librarian at University of Massachusetts Amherst, for the third webcast in the...

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ARL Board Meeting, Fall 2015, 1 of 2

Monday, October 5, 2015 @ 12:00 pm5:30 pm
Dupont Circle Hotel, 1500 New Hampshire Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States

The ARL Board of Directors will convene twice in conjunction with the ARL Membership Meeting, Fall 2015, in Washington, DC. The Board will meet on Monday, October 5, from noon...

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ARL Membership Meeting, Fall 2015

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 @ 8:00 amWednesday, October 7, 2015 @ 5:00 pm
Dupont Circle Hotel, 1500 New Hampshire Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States

image CC-BY-NC-ND by Joseph GruberThe 167th ARL Membership Meeting convened on Tuesday afternoon, October 6—preceded by committee meetings that morning—and adjourned on the evening of Wednesday, October 7. The Strategic...

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ARL Board Meeting, Fall 2015, 2 of 2

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 @ 5:30 pm6:30 pm
Dupont Circle Hotel, 1500 New Hampshire Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States

The ARL Board of Directors will convene twice in conjunction with the ARL Membership Meeting, Fall 2015, in Washington, DC. The Board will meet on Monday, October 5, from noon...

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ARL Fall Forum 2015: Research Partnerships in Digital Scholarship for the Humanities and Social Sciences

Thursday, October 8, 2015 @ 9:00 am4:30 pm
Dupont Circle Hotel, 1500 New Hampshire Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States

L’Enfant’s plan of Washington, DC, image by Library of Congress The ARL Fall Forum is a one-day conference on a topic of interest to the research library community, held immediately...

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SPEC Survey Webcast on Rapid Fabrication/Makerspace Services

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 @ 1:00 pm1:45 pm
online (EDT)

Rapid Fabrication/Makerspace ServicesARL is offering a series of webcasts that present the findings from the latest SPEC surveys and allow webcast participants to discuss trends with the survey authors. A...

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Leading a Strategic Assessment Program in a Research Library: An ARL Seminar

Thursday, October 22, 2015 @ 9:00 amFriday, October 23, 2015 @ 5:00 pm
Washington, DC Washington, DC

ARL is introducing a new educational opportunity for academic and research librarians: “Leading a Strategic Assessment Program in a Research Library: An ARL Seminar.” This two-day, in-person seminar is designed...

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Library and Publisher Roles in Making E-Resources Accessible to Users of All Abilities

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 @ 2:00 pm3:30 pm
online (EDT)

image CC-BY by Terry MadeleyJoin us for a free webinar to learn from recent successes and challenges in practicing inclusivity to improve access to digital resources in libraries. Looking through...

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Resources for Everyone: Charleston Preconference on Producing Learning Resources for Users of All Abilities

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 @ 9:00 am12:00 pm
Charleston, South Carolina

image © Charleston ConferenceUnderstanding diverse user experiences and developing new ideas and transparent approaches to serving users of all abilities brings new dimensions to the world of libraries. To advance...

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SPEC Survey Webcast on Evolution of Library Liaisons

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 @ 1:00 pm1:45 pm
online (EDT)

Evolution of Library LiaisonsARL is offering a series of webcasts that present the findings from the latest SPEC surveys and allow webcast participants to discuss trends with the survey authors....

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IDEAL ’19: Advancing Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility in Libraries and Archives

Tuesday, August 6 @ 8:00 amWednesday, August 7 @ 5:00 pm
Ohio Union, 1739 N. High Street
Columbus, OH 43210 United States
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Symposium participants in conversation
image © WD Yeager Photography

Do you believe that diversity and inclusion are essential to personal and organizational excellence in the library and archives professions? Are you doing groundbreaking research on diversity- and inclusion-related topics...

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CNI Membership Meeting Fall 2015

Monday, December 14, 2015 @ 8:30 amTuesday, December 15, 2015 @ 3:30 pm
Washington, DC Washington, DC

For details, visit the CNI Membership Meeting website.

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ARL Annual Leadership Symposium (invitation only)

Thursday, January 7, 2016 @ 4:00 pmSunday, January 10, 2016 @ 3:00 pm
W Boston Hotel, 100 Stuart Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02116

ARL Annual Leadership SymposiumARL will host its 12th Annual Leadership Symposium January 7–10, 2016, during the American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter Meeting in Boston. Symposium participants include master of library...

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Strategic Approaches for Assessment Professionals (invitation only)

Friday, January 8, 2016 @ 10:30 am11:30 am
W Boston Hotel, 100 Stuart Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02116

A follow-up in-person meeting for participants in the March and November 2014 and May and October 2015 sessions of "Leading a Strategic Assessment Program in a Research Library: An ARL...

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Library Assessment Forum

Friday, January 8, 2016 @ 1:00 pm2:30 pm
W Boston Hotel, 100 Stuart Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02116

Library Assessment Conference 2014, image by Erin EldermireThe Library Assessment Forum features the latest happenings in this area and brings people together in between the biennial Library Assessment Conference: Building...

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ARL Survey Coordinators and SPEC Liaisons Meeting

Friday, January 8, 2016 @ 3:00 pm4:30 pm
W Boston Hotel, 100 Stuart Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02116

ARL Statistics The ARL Survey Coordinators and SPEC Liaisons Meeting is a biannual event hosted by ARL in conjunction with the American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter Meeting and the ALA...

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ARL Library Liaison Supervisors Meeting

Monday, January 11, 2016 @ 10:00 am12:00 pm
W Boston Hotel, 100 Stuart Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02116

Health sciences librarian with medical facultyEvolving research library environments—including changes in technology, student learning, and scholarly practices—call for a fresh look into the role of research library liaisons, the people...

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LibQUAL+® Online Training—Preparing Your Survey

Wednesday, January 20, 2016 @ 11:30 am12:30 pm
online (EST)

ARL will offer a free online training series for LibQUAL+ survey administrators during January–February 2016. Topics covered will include new features, random sampling and communications planning, survey administration, and data...

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LibQUAL+® Online Training—Administering Your Survey

Wednesday, January 27, 2016 @ 11:30 am12:30 pm
online (EST)

ARL will offer a free online training series for LibQUAL+ survey administrators during January–February 2016. Topics covered will include new features, random sampling and communications planning, survey administration, and data...

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LibQUAL+® Online Training—Data Analysis: Turning Results into Plans for Action and Change

Wednesday, February 3, 2016 @ 11:30 am12:30 pm
online (EST)

ARL will offer a free online training series for LibQUAL+ survey administrators during January–February 2016. Topics covered will include new features, random sampling and communications planning, survey administration, and data...

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ARL Board Meeting Winter 2016

Wednesday, February 17, 2016 @ 8:30 amThursday, February 18, 2016 @ 11:30 am
ARL Headquarters, 21 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week 2016

Monday, February 22, 2016 @ 9:00 amFriday, February 26, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
everywhere

Mark your calendars! Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week 2016—a community celebration of fair use and fair dealing coordinated by the Association of Research Libraries—will take place February 22–26. What is Fair...

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Querying the SHARE Data Set

Thursday, March 17, 2016 @ 2:00 pm3:30 pm
online (EDT)

The SHARE team is hosting a free webinar for the higher education and library developer community on Thursday, March 17, 2016, at 2:00–3:30 p.m. EDT. Erin Braswell from the Center...

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CNI Membership Meeting Spring 2016

Monday, April 4, 2016 @ 8:30 amTuesday, April 5, 2016 @ 3:30 pm
San Antonio, Texas San Antonio, Texas

For details, visit the CNI Membership Meeting website.

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Leading a Strategic Assessment Program in a Research Library: An ARL Seminar

Thursday, April 14, 2016 @ 8:30 amFriday, April 15, 2016 @ 3:30 pm
ARL Headquarters, 21 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036 United States

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is offering an educational opportunity for academic and research librarians, “Leading a Strategic Assessment Program in a Research Library: An ARL Seminar,” on April...

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SHARE Workshop and Curate-a-thon at FORCE2016 Conference

Sunday, April 17, 2016 @ 1:30 pm9:00 pm
OHSU Collaborative Life Sciences Building, 2730 SW Moody Ave
Portland, Oregon

image CC-BY-NC by sama093The SHARE initiative is offering a preconference workshop and curate-a-thon on Sunday, April 17, in Portland, Oregon, at the FORCE2016 Conference organized by FORCE11, which aims to improve...

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ARL Board Meeting, Spring 2016, 1 of 2

Monday, April 25, 2016 @ 12:00 pm5:30 pm
Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre Hotel, 1088 Burrard Street
Vancouver, V6Z 2R9 Canada

The ARL Board of Directors will convene on April 25 and April 28 in conjunction with the ARL Spring Meeting 2016 in Vancouver, British Columbia. See also: ARL Board Meeting, Spring...

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Association Meeting, Spring 2016

Tuesday, April 26, 2016 @ 8:00 amThursday, April 28, 2016 @ 12:00 pm
Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre Hotel, 1088 Burrard Street
Vancouver, V6Z 2R9 Canada

image CC-BY-ND by Harshil ShahThe 168th Association of Research Libraries (ARL) Meeting, a joint meeting of ARL and the Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL), convened Tuesday–Thursday, April 26–28, 2016,...

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ARL Board Meeting, Spring 2016, 2 of 2

Thursday, April 28, 2016 @ 7:00 am8:00 am
Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre Hotel, 1088 Burrard Street
Vancouver, V6Z 2R9 Canada

The ARL Board of Directors will convene on April 25 and April 28 in conjunction with the ARL Spring Meeting 2016 in Vancouver, British Columbia. See also: ARL Board Meeting, Spring...

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ARL-SAA Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) courses

Monday, May 2, 2016 @ 9:00 amFriday, May 6, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
Strozier Library, Florida State University, Room 005A, 116 Honors Way
Tallahassee, Florida

FSU’s historic Westcott Building, image CC-BY-ND by Jackson MyersRegister now for the Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) courses being offered by ARL and the Society of American Archivists (SAA) at Florida...

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The P2L Summit (invitation only)

Monday, May 9, 2016 @ 6:00 pmTuesday, May 10, 2016 @ 4:00 pm
DoubleTree by Hilton Center City, 237 S Broad St
Philadelphia, 19107 USA

Benjamin Franklin National Memorial, Philadelphia, PA, image CC-BY by Michael H. ParkerThe P2L (Publishers Reporting to Libraries) Summit will be jointly convened by the Association of American University Presses (AAUP),...

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Planning a Digital Scholarship Center: A CNI-ARL Workshop

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 @ 1:00 pmWednesday, May 18, 2016 @ 4:30 pm
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Washington DC-Crystal City, 300 Army Navy Drive
Arlington, VA

Patrick Ma Digital Scholarship Lab, Brown University LibraryAn increasing number of institutions are planning programs and spaces they call digital scholarship centers, scholars’ labs, research commons, or similar names. Often...

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How to Run a Value Proposition Exercise in Your Library: A Free ARL Webinar

Thursday, May 19, 2016 @ 2:00 pm3:30 pm
online (EDT)

M.J. D'EliaHow do faculty perceive your library? What do campus administrators expect from you? What about students and other campus constituencies? The truth is, different segments of your community need...

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SPEC Survey Webcast on Supporting Digital Scholarship

Wednesday, June 22, 2016 @ 1:00 pm1:45 pm
online (EDT)

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is offering a series of webcasts that present the findings from the latest SPEC surveys and allow webcast participants to discuss trends with the...

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ARL Library Liaison Meeting

Monday, June 27, 2016 @ 10:30 am1:00 pm
Rosen Centre Hotel, Salon 01/02, 9840 International Drive
Orlando, Florida 32819

image CC-BY-NC-ND by Matthew PaulsonThe Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is sponsoring a meeting for liaison supervisors, coordinators, and team leaders in ARL member libraries at the 2016 American Library...

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SHARE Community Meeting & Hackathon 2016

Monday, July 11, 2016 @ 9:00 amThursday, July 14, 2016 @ 12:00 pm
Omni Charlottesville Hotel, 212 Ridge McIntire Road
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903

image CC-BY by Payton ChungJoin SHARE in Charlottesville, Virginia, July 11–14, 2016, to build SHARE’s community and technology. The meeting goals and objectives are action-oriented—we are looking for tangible opportunities...

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ARL Board Meeting Summer 2016

Tuesday, July 19, 2016 @ 12:00 pmThursday, July 21, 2016 @ 3:30 pm
ARL Headquarters, 21 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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Webinar on IPEDS Academic Library Definition Changes for 2016–2017

Thursday, July 28, 2016 @ 1:00 pm2:30 pm
online (EDT)

image CC-BY-SA by Visha AngelovaThe Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) has adopted revised definitions for the FY 2016–2017 Academic Libraries Component as a result of public review comments and...

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National Diversity in Libraries Conference

Wednesday, August 10, 2016 @ 8:00 amSaturday, August 13, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
University of California, Los Angeles Los Angeles, California

NDLC '16 Bridges to InclusionThe National Diversity in Libraries Conference (NDLC ’16), cosponsored by the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Library and the Association of Research Libraries (ARL), will...

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SPEC Survey Webcast on Affordable Course Content and Open Educational Resources

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 @ 1:00 pm1:45 pm
online (EDT)

SPEC Kit 351 The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is offering a series of webcasts that present the findings from the latest SPEC surveys and allow webcast participants to discuss...

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ARL Board Meeting, Fall 2016, 1 of 2

Monday, September 26, 2016 @ 8:00 am5:45 pm
Washington Marriott Georgetown, 1221 22nd Street NW
Washington, DC 20037 United States

The ARL Board of Directors will convene twice in conjunction with the Fall 2016 Association Meeting, in Washington, DC. The Board will meet on Monday, September 26, and again on...

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Association Meeting, Fall 2016

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 @ 7:30 amWednesday, September 28, 2016 @ 5:15 pm
Washington Marriott Georgetown, 1221 22nd Street NW
Washington, DC 20037 United States

image CC-BY-SA by Diego CambiasoAssociation of Research Libraries (ARL) member representatives, ARL leadership fellows, staff, and guests gathered in Washington, DC, on September 27–28, 2016, for the 169th Association Meeting, convened...

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ARL Board Meeting, Fall 2016, 2 of 2

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 @ 7:00 am8:00 am
Washington Marriott Georgetown, 1221 22nd Street NW
Washington, DC 20037 United States

The ARL Board of Directors will convene twice in conjunction with the Fall 2016 Association Meeting in Washington, DC. The Board will meet on Monday, September 26, and again on...

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ARL Fall Forum 2016: Libraries and Archives as Agents of Social Justice

Thursday, September 29, 2016 @ 8:00 am5:00 pm
Washington Marriott Georgetown, 1221 22nd Street NW
Washington, DC 20037 United States

“Concerned Youth,” Documenting Ferguson What does it take to build diverse and inclusive library environments that contribute to social justice? What intercultural competencies should librarians and information professionals develop to...

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SPEC Survey Webcast on Collection Assessment

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 @ 1:00 pm1:45 pm
online (EDT)

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is offering a series of free webcasts that present the findings from the latest SPEC surveys and allow webcast participants to discuss trends with...

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2016 Library Assessment Conference

Monday, October 31, 2016 @ 8:00 amWednesday, November 2, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
Crystal Gateway Marriott, 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, Virginia 22202

image CC-BY-NC-SA by Milko RomeroThe Association of Research Libraries (ARL) and the University of Washington Libraries are co-sponsoring the 2016 Library Assessment Conference: Building Effective, Sustainable, Practical Assessment in Arlington,...

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SPEC Survey Webcast on Funding Article Processing Charges

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 @ 1:00 pm1:45 pm
online (EDT)

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is offering a series of free webcasts that present the findings from the latest SPEC surveys and allow webcast participants to discuss trends with...

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CNI Membership Meeting Fall 2016

Monday, December 12, 2016 @ 8:30 amTuesday, December 13, 2016 @ 3:30 pm
Washington, DC Washington, DC

For details, visit the CNI Membership Meeting website.  

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ARL Annual Leadership Symposium (invitation only)

Thursday, January 19, 2017 @ 4:00 pmSunday, January 22, 2017 @ 3:00 pm
Crowne Plaza Atlanta Midtown, 590 West Peachtree Street NW
Atlanta, Georgia 30308 United States

ARL Annual Leadership SymposiumARL will host its 13th Annual Leadership Symposium January 19–22, 2017, during the American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter Meeting in Atlanta. Symposium participants include master of library...

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Library Assessment Forum

Friday, January 20, 2017 @ 1:00 pm2:30 pm
Crowne Plaza Atlanta Midtown, 590 West Peachtree Street NW
Atlanta, Georgia 30308 United States

Library Assessment Conference 2014, image by Erin Eldermire ARL will host a Library Assessment Forum at the upcoming American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter Meeting in Atlanta at the Crowne Plaza...

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ARL Survey Coordinators and SPEC Liaisons Meeting

Friday, January 20, 2017 @ 3:00 pm4:30 pm
Crowne Plaza Atlanta Midtown, 590 West Peachtree Street NW
Atlanta, Georgia 30308 United States

ARL Statistics  ARL invites Survey Coordinators and SPEC Liaisons to a meeting at the upcoming American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter Meeting in Atlanta at the Crowne Plaza Atlanta–Midtown, 590 West...

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ARL Board Meeting Winter 2017

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 @ 8:30 amThursday, February 16, 2017 @ 11:30 am
ARL Headquarters, 21 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036 United States

image CC-BY-NC by Paul GoddinThe ARL Board of Directors will convene at 21 Dupont Circle NW, Washington, DC, for the Board’s quarterly meeting.    

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Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week 2017

Monday, February 20, 2017 @ 9:00 amFriday, February 24, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
everywhere

Mark your calendars! Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week 2017—a community celebration coordinated by the Association of Research Libraries—will take place February 20–24. You can participate on a single day during the...

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Open Scholarship Early and Often: A Community Conversation on Increasing Openness

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 @ 8:30 am3:30 pm
Baltimore (Maryland) Convention Center, 1 W Pratt Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

During this active community-driven conversation, offered in conjunction with the ACRL 2017 Conference by the Association of Research Libraries (ARL)/Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL) Institute on Scholarly Communication,...

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ARL Board Meeting, Spring 2017, 1 of 2

Monday, May 1, 2017 @ 12:00 pm5:30 pm
Sheraton Philadelphia Society Hill, One Dock Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106 United States

The ARL Board of Directors will convene on May 1 and May 4 in conjunction with the ARL Membership Meeting, Spring 2017, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. See also: ARL Board Meeting, Spring...

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ARL Board Meeting, Spring 2017, 2 of 2

Thursday, May 4, 2017 @ 7:15 am8:15 am
Sheraton Philadelphia Society Hill, One Dock Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106 United States

The ARL Board of Directors will convene on May 1 and May 4 in conjunction with the ARL Membership Meeting, Spring 2017, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.See also: ARL Board Meeting, Spring 2017, 2 of...

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ARL Digital Scholarship Institute

Monday, June 5, 2017 @ 9:00 amFriday, June 9, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
The Connors Center Dover, MA

The Connors CenterThe ARL Digital Scholarship Institute (DSI), an exciting new initiative of the ARL Academy, is a five-day, cohort-based opportunity for professionals in ARL member libraries who are new...

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Talking So Faculty Will Listen, Listening So Faculty Will Talk: Engagement Strategies for Library Liaisons

Monday, June 26, 2017 @ 10:00 am12:00 pm
McCormick Place West (W194b), 2301 S. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.
Chicago, IL 60616

image CC0 by Pedro Lastra Do you need to raise awareness among faculty at your institution regarding how library services can provide them with immediate value and advance their professional...

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ARL Board Meeting Summer 2017

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 @ 8:00 amFriday, July 21, 2017 @ 12:00 pm
ARL Headquarters, 21 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036 United States

image CC-BY-NC by Paul GoddinThe ARL Board of Directors will convene at 21 Dupont Circle NW, Washington, DC, for the Board’s quarterly meeting.    

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SPEC Survey Webcast on Campus-wide Entrepreneurship

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 @ 1:00 pm1:45 pm
online (EDT)

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is offering a series of free webcasts that present the findings from the latest SPEC surveys and allow webcast participants to discuss trends with...

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ARL Digital Scholarship Institute

Monday, July 29 @ 9:00 amFriday, August 2 @ 12:00 pm
University of Rochester Rochester, NY 14620 United States

The ARL Digital Scholarship Institute (DSI), an initiative of the ARL Academy, is a five-day, cohort-based opportunity for library professionals and graduate students enrolled in a library and information science program who...

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ARL Annual Leadership Symposium (invitation only)

Thursday, February 8, 2018 @ 4:00 pmSunday, February 11, 2018 @ 3:00 pm
Four Seasons Hotel, Denver, Four Seasons Hotel Denver, Cottonwood Ballroom 1111 14th Street
Denver, 80202 USA

2017 ARL Annual Leadership SymposiumARL will host its 14th Annual Leadership Symposium February 8–11, 2018, during the American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter Meeting in Denver. Participants in this invitation-only event...

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ARL Board Meeting, Fall 2017, 1 of 2

Monday, October 2, 2017 @ 12:00 pm5:30 pm
Washington Marriott Georgetown, 1221 22nd Street NW
Washington, DC 20037 United States

The ARL Board of Directors will convene twice in conjunction with the ARL Membership Meeting, Fall 2017, in Washington, DC. The Board will meet on Monday, October 2 and  again...

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ARL Board Meeting, Fall 2017, 2 of 2

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 @ 5:30 pm6:30 pm
Washington Marriott Georgetown, 1221 22nd Street NW
Washington, DC 20037 United States

The ARL Board of Directors will convene twice in conjunction with theARL Membership Meeting, Fall 2017, in Washington, DC. The Board will meet on Monday, October 2 and  again on...

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ARL and CNI Fall Forum 2017: Libraries and the Research Enterprise

Thursday, October 5, 2017 @ 8:00 am5:00 pm
Washington Marriott Georgetown, 1221 22nd Street NW
Washington, DC 20037 United States

R-chie double structure arc diagram, image CC-BY by Duncan Hull The theme of the 2017 Fall Forum, co-sponsored by the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) and the Coalition for Networked...

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SPEC Survey Webcast on Diversity and Inclusion

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 @ 1:00 pm1:45 pm
online (EDT)

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is offering a series of webcasts that present the findings from the latest SPEC surveys and allow webcast participants to discuss trends with the...

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SPEC Survey Webcast on Libraries, Presses, and Publishing

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 @ 1:00 pm1:45 pm
online

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is offering a series of webcasts that present the findings from the latest SPEC surveys and allow webcast participants to discuss trends with the...

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ARL Digital Scholarship Institute

Monday, January 8, 2018 @ 9:00 amFriday, January 12, 2018 @ 12:00 pm
UCSD Libraries, 9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, California 92093

The ARL Digital Scholarship Institute (DSI) is a five-day, cohort-based opportunity for professionals in ARL member libraries who are new to digital scholarship to develop their skills in an intensive,...

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LibQUAL Webinar

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 @ 1:00 pm2:00 pm
online (EST)

The Association of Research Libraries is offering a series of free webinars for libraries that are implementing a LibQUAL survey in 2018 or are considering participation.     Topics covered...

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LibQUAL Webinar

Friday, January 26, 2018 @ 1:00 pm2:00 pm
online (EST)

The Association of Research Libraries is offering a series of free webinars for libraries that are implementing a LibQUAL survey in 2018 or are considering participation.      Topics covered...

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LibQUAL Webinar

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 @ 1:00 pm2:00 pm
online (EST)

The Association of Research Libraries is offering a series of free webinars for libraries that are implementing a LibQUAL survey in 2018 or are considering participation.      Topics covered...

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Library Assessment Forum

Friday, February 9, 2018 @ 1:00 pm2:30 pm
Four Seasons Hotel, Denver, Four Seasons Hotel Denver, Cottonwood Ballroom 1111 14th Street
Denver, 80202 USA

image CC-BY by Robert KashARL will host a Library Assessment Forum at the upcoming American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter Meeting in Denver at the Four Seasons Hotel, 1111 14th Street,...

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ARL Survey Coordinators and SPEC Liaisons Meeting (invitation only)

Friday, February 9, 2018 @ 3:00 pm4:30 pm
Four Seasons Hotel, Denver, Four Seasons Hotel Denver, Cottonwood Ballroom 1111 14th Street
Denver, 80202 USA

image CC-BY by Robert KashThe Association of Research Libraries (ARL) invites ARL Survey Coordinators and SPEC Liaisons to join ARL Assessment Team staff at the upcoming American Library Association (ALA)...

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Humane Metrics and the Value of Values (invitation only)

Sunday, February 11, 2018 @ 5:00 pm7:00 pm
History Colorado Center, 1200 N Broadway
Denver, CO 80203 United States

image CC-BY HuMetricsHSSThis invitation-only event for ARL library directors will explore the manner in which a shift to a values-based approach to metrics has the capacity to reshape the practices...

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ARL Library Liaison Supervisors Meeting

Monday, February 12, 2018 @ 10:00 am12:00 pm
Four Seasons Hotel, Denver, Four Seasons Hotel Denver, Cottonwood Ballroom 1111 14th Street
Denver, 80202 USA

image © Rita VineMore than 10 ARL libraries have hosted local versions of the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) Liaison Institute since the initial ARL Pilot Library Liaison Institute in...

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Integrating Digital Humanities into the Web of Scholarship with SHARE (invitation only)

Monday, February 12, 2018 @ 1:00 pmTuesday, February 13, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
Four Seasons Hotel, Denver, Four Seasons Hotel Denver, Cottonwood Ballroom 1111 14th Street
Denver, 80202 USA

image CC-BY-NC by University of Maine New MediaUnder the generous auspices of the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), ARL will host an invitation-only workshop as part of the NEH...

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ARL Board Meeting Winter 2018

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 @ 8:30 amThursday, February 22, 2018 @ 11:30 am
ARL Headquarters, 21 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036 United States

image CC-BY-NC by Paul GoddinThe ARL Board of Directors will convene at 21 Dupont Circle NW, Washington, DC, for the Board’s quarterly meeting.    

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Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week 2018

Monday, February 26, 2018 @ 9:00 amFriday, March 2, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
everywhere

Mark your calendars! Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week 2018—a community celebration coordinated by the Association of Research Libraries—will take place February 26–March 2. You can participate on a single day during...

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ARL Board Meeting, Spring 2018, 1 of 2

Monday, April 23, 2018 @ 12:00 pm5:30 pm
The Westin Buckhead Atlanta, 3391 Peachtree Road, NE
Atlanta, 30326 USA

The ARL Board of Directors will convene on April 23 and April 26 in conjunction with the ARL Association Meeting, Spring 2018, in Atlanta, Georgia. See also: ARL Board Meeting,...

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ARL Board Meeting, Spring 2018, 2 of 2

Thursday, April 26, 2018 @ 7:00 am8:00 am
The Westin Buckhead Atlanta, 3391 Peachtree Road, NE
Atlanta, 30326 USA

The ARL Board of Directors will convene on April 23 and May 26 in conjunction with the ARL Association Meeting, Spring 2018, in Atlanta, Georgia.See also: ARL Board Meeting, Spring 2018, 1 of...

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Symposium for Strategic Leadership in Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Preconference

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 @ 8:00 amFriday, May 11, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Marquette Hotel, 710 S Marquette Ave
Minneapolis, 55402 USA

image CC-BY by Tony WebsterThe Association of Research Libraries (ARL) and the Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL) are offering a symposium to increase understanding and capacity among academic...

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Library Management Skills Institute I: The Manager

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 @ 9:00 amFriday, May 18, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Yale University, Sterling Memorial Library Lecture Hall, 120 High Street
New Haven, CT 06520

Sterling Memorial Library, photo by Michael Marsland, © Yale UniversityThe Library Management Skills Institute I: The Manager, offered by the ARL Academy in partnership with DeEtta Jones and Associates, and...

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Library Management Skills Institute I: The Manager

Tuesday, June 12, 2018 @ 9:00 amThursday, June 14, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
McGill University, Education Building 3700 McTavish Street, Room 129
Montreal, H3A 1Y2 Canada

The Library Management Skills Institute I: The Manager, offered by the ARL Academy in partnership with DeEtta Jones and Associates, and co-hosted by McGill University Library will take place June...

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SPEC Survey Webcast on Accessibility and Universal Design

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 @ 1:00 pm1:45 pm
online (EDT)

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is offering a series of webcasts that present the findings from the latest SPEC surveys and allow webcast participants to discuss trends with the...

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The P2L2 Summit (invitation only)

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 @ 9:00 am4:00 pm
Fairmont San Francisco, 950 Mason Street
San Francisco, CA 94108

The second meeting of press directors and librarians with reporting relationships (P2L) will be held on Wednesday, June 20, 2018, at the Fairmont San Francisco. While the meeting is by...

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ARL Library Liaison Institute Participants Meeting

Monday, June 25, 2018 @ 10:00 am12:00 pm
Morial Convention Center (MCC) room 271–273, 900 Convention Center Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70130

image © Rita VinePlease save Monday, June 25, 2018, 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m., for a gathering of the community of practice composed of liaisons who have participated in an ARL Library...

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Library Management Skills Institute I: The Manager

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 @ 9:00 amThursday, July 12, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Rice University, Kyle Morrow Room, Fondren Library 6100 S Main St
Houston, Texas 77005 United States

The Library Management Skills Institute I: The Manager, offered by the ARL Academy in partnership with DeEtta Jones and Associates, and co-hosted by Rice University Library  will take place July...

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ARL Retreat and Board Meeting Summer 2018

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 @ 12:00 pmThursday, July 19, 2018 @ 3:30 pm
ARL Headquarters, 21 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036 United States

image CC-BY-NC by Paul GoddinThe ARL Board of Directors will convene at 21 Dupont Circle NW, Washington, DC, for the Board’s quarterly meeting.    

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ARL Digital Scholarship Institute

Monday, July 30, 2018 @ 9:00 amFriday, August 3, 2018 @ 12:00 pm
Indiana University Bloomington Libraries, Herman B. Wells Library, Room E159, 1320 East 10th Street
Bloomington, IN 47405 United States

Wells Library, Indiana University Bloomington, image CC-BY-SA by StevenWThe ARL Digital Scholarship Institute (DSI) is a five-day, cohort-based opportunity for professionals in ARL member libraries who are new to digital...

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Toward an Open Monograph Ecosystem (TOME) Meeting (Invitation Only)

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 @ 8:30 am4:30 pm
The Association of American Universities (AAU), 1200 New York Ave. NW Suite 550
Washington, DC 20005 United States

An invitation-only meeting on the Toward an Open Monograph Ecosystem initiative will be held on Wednesday, July 31, 2018, at the Association of American Universities office.   Event Details Time:...

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Library Management Skills Institute I: The Manager

Tuesday, August 7, 2018 @ 9:00 amThursday, August 9, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Indiana University Bloomington Libraries, Herman B. Wells Library, Room E159, 1320 East 10th Street
Bloomington, IN 47405 United States

The Library Management Skills Institute I: The Manager, offered by the ARL Academy in partnership with DeEtta Jones and Associates, and co-hosted by Indiana University Bloomington Library will take place August...

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SPEC Survey Webcast on Library Development

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 @ 1:00 pm1:45 pm
online (EDT)

Library Development, SPEC Kit 359The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is offering a series of webcasts that present the findings from the latest SPEC surveys and allow webcast participants to...

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Library Management Skills Institute II: The Organization

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 @ 9:00 amFriday, September 7, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
University of Delaware Morris Library, Room 114, 181 South College Ave
Newark, Delaware 19717

The Library Management Skills Institute II: The Organization, offered by the ARL Academy in partnership with DeEtta Jones and Associates, and co-hosted by the University of Delaware Library, Museums and...

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Library Management Skills Institute I: The Manager

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 @ 9:00 amThursday, September 13, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Iowa State University, Memorial Union 3630 Memorial Union
Ames, Iowa 50011

The Library Management Skills Institute I: The Manager, offered by the ARL Academy in partnership with DeEtta Jones and Associates, and co-hosted by Iowa State University Library and The University of Iowa...

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Library Management Skills Institute I: The Manager

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 @ 9:00 amThursday, September 20, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
University of Rochester Rochester, NY 14620 United States

The Library Management Skills Institute I: The Manager, offered by the ARL Academy in partnership with DeEtta Jones and Associates, and co-hosted by the University of Rochester Library, University at Buffalo...

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ARL Board Meeting, Fall 2018, 1 of 2

Monday, September 24, 2018 @ 12:00 pm5:30 pm
Washington Marriott Georgetown, 1221 22nd Street NW
Washington, DC 20037 United States

The ARL Board of Directors will convene twice in conjunction with the 2018 Fall Association Meeting, in Washington, DC. The Board will meet on Monday, September 24 and again on...

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ARL Board Meeting, Fall 2018, 2 of 2

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 @ 5:30 pm6:30 pm
Washington Marriott Georgetown, 1221 22nd Street NW
Washington, DC 20037 United States

The ARL Board of Directors will convene twice in conjunction with the 2018 Fall Association Meeting, in Washington, DC. The Board will meet on Monday, September 24 and again on Wednesday,...

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Past, Present, and Future of Libraries Conference

Thursday, September 27, 2018 @ 5:00 pmSaturday, September 29, 2018 @ 2:00 pm
Philadelphia PA

American Philosophical Society LibraryIn commemoration of the American Philosophical Society's (APS) 275th anniversary, the APS Library—along with the Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation and the Association of Research Libraries (ARL)—is hosting...

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SPEC Survey Webcast on Learning Analytics

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 @ 1:00 pm1:45 pm
online (EDT)

Learning Analytics, SPEC Kit 360 The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is offering a series of webcasts that present the findings from the latest SPEC surveys and allow webcast participants...

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Library Management Skills Institute II: The Organization (Invitation Only)

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 @ 9:00 amThursday, October 18, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
University of California, Los Angeles Los Angeles, California

The Library Management Skills Institute II: The Organization, offered by the ARL Academy in partnership with DeEtta Jones and Associates, and co-hosted by the UCLA Library and the University of Southern...

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Library Management Skills Institute I: The Manager

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 @ 9:00 amThursday, November 29, 2018 @ 4:30 pm
University of Alberta, Cameron Library Classroom (4th Floor Cameron Library)
Edmonton, T6G 2R3 Canada

The Library Management Skills Institute I: The Manager, offered by the ARL Academy in partnership with DeEtta Jones and Associates, and co-hosted by the University of Alberta Libraries will take place...

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Library Management Skills Institute II: The Organization

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 @ 9:00 amThursday, December 6, 2018 @ 4:30 pm
Penn State University, Pattee and Paterno Libraries (Mann Assembly Room, 103 Paterno Library)
State College, PA 16801

The Library Management Skills Institute II: The Organization, offered by the ARL Academy in partnership with DeEtta Jones and Associates, and co-hosted by the Pennsylvania State University Libraries, will take...

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Library Assessment Conference

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 @ 9:00 pmFriday, December 7, 2018 @ 3:00 pm
Westin Galleria Houston, 5060 West Alabama Street
Houston, TX 77056

image CC-BY by Katie Haugland Bowen The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) and the University of Washington (UW) Libraries will hold the next Library Assessment Conference on Wednesday–Friday, December 5–7,...

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ARL-SSRC Meeting on Open Scholarship in the Social Sciences (Invitation Only)

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 @ 4:00 pmWednesday, December 12, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
Omni Shoreham Hotel, 2500 Calvert Street NW
Washington, DC 20008 United States

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) and the Social Science Research Council (SSRC) will convene a group of people from scholarly societies, scholarly communities, library leadership, and other stakeholders with...

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SPEC Survey Webcast on Outreach and Engagement

Thursday, December 13, 2018 @ 1:00 pm1:45 pm
online (EST)

Outreach and Engagement, SPEC Kit 361The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is offering a series of webcasts that present the findings from the latest SPEC surveys and allow webcast participants...

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Library Management Skills Institute I: The Manager

Tuesday, January 22 @ 9:00 amThursday, January 24 @ 4:30 pm
Texas Tech University Libraries, Room 309 2802 18th Street
Lubbock, Texas 79409

The Library Management Skills Institute I: The Manager, offered by the ARL Academy in partnership with DeEtta Jones and Associates, and co-hosted by the Texas Tech University Libraries will take place...

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ARL Annual Leadership Symposium (invitation only)

Thursday, January 24 @ 4:00 pmSunday, January 27 @ 3:00 pm
Seattle, Washington Seattle, Washington

2018 ARL Annual Leadership SymposiumARL will host its 15th Annual Leadership Symposium January 24–27, 2019, during the American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter Meeting in Seattle. Participants in this invitation-only event...

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EBSCO Executive Seminar for ARL Directors: The Science of Science and Its Growing Implications for Research Libraries (Invitation Only)

Sunday, January 27 @ 5:00 pm7:30 pm
The Space Needle, 400 Broad Street
Seattle, WA 98109 United States

image CC-BY-NC-ND Chris Tarnawski This is an invitation-only event for ARL library directors. The speaker is Jevin West, an assistant professor in the Information School at the University of Washington...

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Library Management Skills Institute II: The Organization (Invitation Only)

Tuesday, February 19 @ 9:00 amThursday, February 21 @ 5:00 pm
Doe Library (Room 303), South Hall Road (new Memorial Glade at center of UC Berkeley campus) University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA 94704

The Library Management Skills Institute II: The Organization, offered by the ARL Academy in partnership with DeEtta Jones and Associates, and co-hosted by the University of California, Berkeley Library and the...

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ARL Board Meeting Winter 2019

Wednesday, February 20 @ 8:30 amThursday, February 21 @ 11:30 am
ARL Headquarters, 21 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036 United States

image CC-BY-NC by Paul GoddinThe ARL Board of Directors will convene at 21 Dupont Circle NW, Washington, DC, for the Board’s quarterly meeting.    

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Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week 2019

Monday, February 25 @ 9:00 amFriday, March 1 @ 5:00 pm
everywhere

Mark your calendars! Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week 2019—a community celebration coordinated by the Association of Research Libraries—will take place February 25–March 1. You can participate on a single day during...

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Library Management Skills Institute I: The Manager

Wednesday, March 6 @ 9:00 amFriday, March 8 @ 4:30 pm
University of Miami Libraries, Newman Alumni Center 6200 San Amaro Dr.
Coral Gables, Florida 33146

The Library Management Skills Institute I: The Manager, offered by the ARL Academy in partnership with DeEtta Jones and Associates, and co-hosted by the University of Miami Libraries  will take place...

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Library Management Skills Institute I: The Manager (Invitation Only)

Wednesday, March 20 @ 9:00 amFriday, March 22 @ 4:30 pm
USMAI Library Consortium, bwTech South Campus, 1450 South Rolling Road
Baltimore, MD 21227 United States

The Library Management Skills Institute I: The Manager, offered by the ARL Academy in partnership with DeEtta Jones and Associates, and co-hosted by the USMAI Library Consortium  will take place...

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CNI-ARL Digital Scholarship Planning Workshop

Monday, March 25 @ 8:00 amTuesday, March 26 @ 12:30 pm
Northeastern University Libraries, 360 Huntington Ave
Boston, Massachusetts 02115

photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University Save the date for the next CNI-ARL Digital Scholarship Planning Workshop, to be hosted by Northeastern University Libraries in Boston, Massachusetts, on Monday–Tuesday, March 25–26, 2019. The Coalition for...

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Library Management Skills Institute II: The Organization

Tuesday, August 6 @ 9:00 amThursday, August 8 @ 5:00 pm
University of Texas at Austin Libraries, Perry-Castañeda Library, University of Texas Libraries, 101 East 21st Street
Austin, TX 78712 United States
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$1150.00 – $1250.00

The Library Management Skills Institute II: The Organization, offered by the ARL Academy in partnership with DeEtta Jones and Associates, and co-hosted by the University of Texas at Austin Libraries, will take place August 6–8, 2019 at the University of Texas at Austin. The three-day workshop is for supervisors, department heads, coordinators, team and project leaders, and change agents. This learning experience is designed using Peter Senge's renowned Learning Organization as the framework and participants will be introduced to each of the five disciplines. Participants will learn through case studies, personal reflection, practical application tools, and group discussions.

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Library Management Skills Institute II: The Organization (Invitation Only)

Tuesday, September 17 @ 9:00 amThursday, September 19 @ 5:00 pm
University of Rochester Rochester, NY 14620 United States + Google Map
$1100.00 – $1200.00

The Library Management Skills Institute II: The Organization, offered by the ARL Academy in partnership with DeEtta Jones and Associates, and co-hosted by the University of Rochester River Campus Libraries, will take place September 17–19, 2019 at the University of Rochester. The three-day workshop is for supervisors, department heads, coordinators, team and project leaders, and change agents. This learning experience is designed using Peter Senge's renowned Learning Organization as the framework and participants will be introduced to each of the five disciplines. Participants will learn through case studies, personal reflection, practical application tools, and group discussions.

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Library Management Skills Institute I: The Manager

Tuesday, September 24 @ 9:00 amThursday, September 26 @ 5:00 pm
Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries, James Branch Cabell Library (Lecture Room) 901 Park Avenue
Richmond, VA 23284 United States
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$1200.00 – $1300.00

The Library Management Skills Institute I: The Manager, offered by the ARL Academy in partnership with DeEtta Jones and Associates, and co-hosted by Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries will take place September 24–26, 2019 at Virginia Commonwealth University. The three-day workshop is for supervisors, department heads, team and project leaders, and managers interested in developing their awareness, skills and confidence as a leader and manager. This highly interactive workshop engages learning through case studies, personal reflection, practical application tools, and group discussions.

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The P2L Summit (invitation only)

Friday, June 14 @ 9:00 am4:00 pm
Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center, 400 Renaissance Drive
Detroit, MI 48243 United States
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P2L, the third meeting of press directors and librarians with reporting relationships, will be held Friday, June 14, 2019, in Detroit, immediately following the AUPresses Annual Meeting. This invitation-only event...

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ARL Board Meeting, Spring 2019, 1 of 2

Monday, May 6 @ 12:00 pm5:30 pm
The Graduate Minneapolis, 615 Washington Avenue SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414

The ARL Board of Directors will convene on May 6 and May 9 in conjunction with the ARL Association Meeting, Spring 2019, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. See also: ARL Board Meeting,...

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ARL Board Meeting, Spring 2019, 2 of 2

Thursday, May 9 @ 7:00 am8:30 am
The Graduate Minneapolis, 615 Washington Avenue SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414

The ARL Board of Directors will convene on May 6 and May 9 in conjunction with the ARL Association Meeting, Spring 2019, in Minneapolis, Minnesota.See also: ARL Board Meeting, Spring 2019, 1 of...

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Library Management Skills Institute II: The Organization

Tuesday, July 23 @ 9:00 amThursday, July 25 @ 5:00 pm
Indiana University Bloomington Libraries, Herman B. Wells Library, Room E159, 1320 East 10th Street
Bloomington, IN 47405 United States
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$1100.00 – $1200.00

The Library Management Skills Institute II: The Organization, offered by the ARL Academy in partnership with DeEtta Jones and Associates, and co-hosted by Indiana University Bloomington Libraries, will take place July 23–25, 2019 at Indiana University Bloomington Libraries. The three-day workshop is for supervisors, department heads, coordinators, team and project leaders, and change agents. This learning experience is designed using Peter Senge's renowned Learning Organization as the framework and participants will be introduced to each of the five disciplines. Participants will learn through case studies, personal reflection, practical application tools, and group discussions.

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ARL Board Meeting Summer 2019

Tuesday, July 23 @ 12:00 pmThursday, July 25 @ 12:00 pm
ARL Headquarters, 21 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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image CC-BY-NC by Paul Goddin The ARL Board of Directors will convene at 21 Dupont Circle NW, Washington, DC, for the Board’s quarterly meeting. The Retreat will be held from...

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ARL Board Meeting, Fall 2019, 1 of 2

Monday, September 23 @ 12:00 pm5:30 pm
Washington Marriott Georgetown, 1221 22nd Street NW
Washington, DC 20037 United States
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The ARL Board of Directors will convene twice in conjunction with the 2019 Fall Association Meeting, in Washington, DC. The Board will meet on Monday, September 23 and again on...

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7:00 am

ARL Board Meeting, Spring 2020, 2 of 2

Thursday, May 14, 2020 @ 7:00 am8:00 am
Hotel Albuquerque, 800 Rio Grande Blvd. NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104 United States
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The ARL Board of Directors will convene on May 11 and May 14 in conjunction with the ARL Association Meeting, Spring 2020, in Albuquerque, New Mexico. See also: ARL Board Meeting, Spring 2020,...

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8:00 am

ARL-CNI Fall Forum 2019

Thursday, September 26 @ 8:00 am5:00 pm
Washington Marriott Georgetown, 1221 22nd Street NW
Washington, DC 20037 United States
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image CC-BY-SA by Frank Starmer The theme of the 2019 Fall Forum is “Research Libraries as Catalytic Leaders in a Society in Constant Flux.” The goal of this forum is...

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9:00 am

Library Management Skills Institute II: The Organization (Invitation Only)

Tuesday, October 15 @ 9:00 amThursday, October 17 @ 5:00 pm
USMAI Library Consortium, bwTech South Campus, 1450 South Rolling Road
Baltimore, MD 21227 United States
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$1100.00

The Library Management Skills Institute II: The Organization, offered by the ARL Academy in partnership with DeEtta Jones and Associates, and co-hosted by the USMAI Library Consortium  will take place October 15–17, 2019 at the bwTech South Campus, Baltimore, Maryland. The three-day workshop is for supervisors, department heads, coordinators, team and project leaders, and change agents. This learning experience is designed using Peter Senge's renowned Learning Organization as the framework and participants will be introduced to each of the five disciplines. Participants will learn through case studies, personal reflection, practical application tools, and group discussions.

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8:00 am

Association Meeting, Spring 2021 (Invitation Only)

Tuesday, April 27, 2021 @ 8:00 amThursday, April 29, 2021 @ 12:00 pm
InterContinental Toronto Centre, 225 Front Street West
Toronto, ON M5V 2X3 Canada
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The 178th ARL Membership Meeting will be held from April 27–29, 2021 in Toronto, Ontario. This meeting will be held jointly with the Canadian Association of Research Libraries. See also...

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12:00 pm

ARL Board Meeting, Spring 2021, 1 of 2

Monday, April 26, 2021 @ 12:00 pm6:00 pm
InterContinental Toronto Centre, 225 Front Street West
Toronto, ON M5V 2X3 Canada
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The ARL Board of Directors will convene on April 26 and April 29 in conjunction with the ARL/CARL Joint Association Meeting, Spring 2021, in Toronto, Ontario. See also: ARL Board...

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7:00 am

ARL Board Meeting, Spring 2021, 2 of 2

Thursday, April 29, 2021 @ 7:00 am8:00 am
InterContinental Toronto Centre, 225 Front Street West
Toronto, ON M5V 2X3 Canada
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The ARL Board of Directors will convene on April 26 and April 29 in conjunction with the ARL/CARL Joint Association Meeting, Spring 2021, in Toronto, Ontario. See also: ARL Board...

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5:30 pm

ARL Board Meeting, Fall 2019, 2 of 2

Wednesday, September 25 @ 5:30 pm6:30 pm
Washington Marriott Georgetown, 1221 22nd Street NW
Washington, DC 20037 United States
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The ARL Board of Directors will convene twice in conjunction with the 2019 Fall Association Meeting, in Washington, DC. The Board will meet on Monday, September 23 and again on...

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9:00 am

Implementing Effective Data Practices: A Conference on Collaborative Research Support (Invitation Only)

Wednesday, December 11 @ 9:00 amThursday, December 12 @ 2:00 pm
Omni Shoreham Hotel, 2500 Calvert Street NW
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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The conference, to be held December 11–12, 2019 in Washington, DC, is convening research data stakeholders to discuss the current state of persistent identifiers for datasets and machine readable data...

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8:00 am

ARL Board Meeting Winter 2020

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 @ 8:00 amThursday, February 20, 2020 @ 12:00 pm
ARL Headquarters, 21 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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image CC-BY-NC by Paul Goddin The ARL Board of Directors will convene at 21 Dupont Circle NW, Washington, DC, for the Board’s quarterly meeting.      

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12:00 pm

ARL Board Meeting, Spring 2020, 1 of 2

Monday, May 11, 2020 @ 12:00 pm5:30 pm
Hotel Albuquerque, 800 Rio Grande Blvd. NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104 United States
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The ARL Board of Directors will convene on May 11 and May 14 in conjunction with the ARL Association Meeting, Spring 2020, in Albuquerque, New Mexico. See also: ARL Board...

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8:00 am

Association Meeting, Spring 2020 (Invitation Only)

Tuesday, May 12, 2020 @ 8:00 amThursday, May 14, 2020 @ 12:00 pm
Hotel Albuquerque, 800 Rio Grande Blvd. NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104 United States
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The 176th ARL Membership Meeting will be held from May 12–14, 2020 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. See also ARL Board Meeting, Spring 2020, 1 of 2; and ARL Board Meeting,...

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12:00 pm

ARL Board Meeting Summer 2020

Tuesday, July 21, 2020 @ 12:00 pmThursday, July 23, 2020 @ 12:00 pm
ARL Headquarters, 21 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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image CC-BY-NC by Paul Goddin The ARL Board of Directors will convene at 21 Dupont Circle NW, Washington, DC, for the Board’s quarterly meeting.      

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ARL Board Meeting, Fall 2020, 1 of 2

Monday, October 5, 2020 @ 12:00 pm5:30 pm
Dupont Circle Hotel, 1500 New Hampshire Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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The ARL Board of Directors will convene twice in conjunction with the 2020 Fall Association Meeting, in Washington, DC. The Board will meet on Monday, October 5 and again on...

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8:00 am

Association Meeting, Fall 2020 (Invitation Only)

Tuesday, October 6, 2020 @ 8:00 amWednesday, October 7, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Dupont Circle Hotel, 1500 New Hampshire Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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See also: ARL Board Meeting, Fall 2020, 1 of 2; ARL Board Meeting, Fall 2020, 2 of 2; and ARL Fall Forum 2020.  

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5:30 pm

ARL Board Meeting, Fall 2020, 2 of 2

Wednesday, October 7, 2020 @ 5:30 pm6:30 pm
Dupont Circle Hotel, 1500 New Hampshire Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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The ARL Board of Directors will convene twice in conjunction with the 2020 Fall Association Meeting, in Washington, DC. The Board will meet on Monday, October 5 and again on...

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8:00 am

ARL Fall Forum 2020

Thursday, October 8, 2020 @ 8:00 am5:00 pm
Dupont Circle Hotel, 1500 New Hampshire Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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12:00 pm

ARL Board Meeting, Fall 2021, 1 of 2

Monday, October 4, 2021 @ 12:00 pm5:30 pm
Dupont Circle Hotel, 1500 New Hampshire Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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The ARL Board of Directors will convene twice in conjunction with the 2021 Fall Association Meeting, in Washington, DC. The Board will meet on Monday, October 4 and again on...

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8:00 am

Association Meeting, Fall 2021 (Invitation Only)

Tuesday, October 5, 2021 @ 8:00 amWednesday, October 6, 2021 @ 5:00 pm
Dupont Circle Hotel, 1500 New Hampshire Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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See also: ARL Board Meeting, Fall 2021, 1 of 2; ARL Board Meeting, Fall 2021, 2 of 2; and ARL Fall Forum 2021.  

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5:30 pm

ARL Board Meeting, Fall 2021, 2 of 2

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 @ 5:30 pm6:30 pm
Dupont Circle Hotel, 1500 New Hampshire Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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The ARL Board of Directors will convene twice in conjunction with the 2021 Fall Association Meeting, in Washington, DC. The Board will meet on Monday, October 4 and again on...

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8:00 am

ARL Fall Forum 2021

Thursday, October 7, 2021 @ 8:00 am5:00 pm
Dupont Circle Hotel, 1500 New Hampshire Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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