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LIBRAS Technical Services SIG Event: Authentication Methods
Date: Thursday, May 11, 2017
Location: Roosevelt University Library, 430 S. Michigan Avenue, 10th Floor, Chicago, IL
LIBRAS Archives SIG Event: Tour the National Archives at Chicago
Date: Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Location: National Archives at Chicago, 7358 South Pulaski Road, Chicago, IL 60629-5898
Go behind the scenes at the National Archives at Chicago with this special tour.
LIBRAS Technical Services SIG Event:
Webinar - It Takes Two: Technical Services and Public Services Collaborations
Date: Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Time: 1:00pm - 2:30pm (One hour webinar with informal discussion following - please arrive early to get settled before the webinar begins)
Location: Trinity International University
Are you looking for practical information and great ideas to help make your archives collections or program more visible during American Archives Month this October? Though fall semester seems far away, summer is a great time to start planning ahead for an exhibit, event, social media campaign, or other activities.
LibGuides have been a standard librarians’ tool to create course and research guides. The newly released version 2 will greatly enhance the functionality, aesthetics and usability of the guides. The transition to LibGuides v.2 will also require new approaches both from the librarians and administrators.
Join the LIBRAS Technical Services Special Interest Group on Friday, February 28th from 10am-3pm for a day of collaboration and sharing hosted by North Park University.
Confession: I love libraries and I love iPads. Maybe you share both those loves - and maybe you don't - but if you want to learn more about how libraries can use iPads and hear how other LIBRAS schools are already using them, please join us on the on September 20th for a special LIBRAS event.
Please note that registration for this event has now been closed due to space constraints. You may still put your name on the registration list and will be contacted if there are any cancellations. Anyone who signs up for the wait list will receive access to the conference recordings after the event.
Who’s working the Reference Desk at your Library? LIBRAS libraries are providing reference services in a variety of ways. In this event, we will share how these libraries are staffing their reference desks, explore what tools they are using and discuss various models of providing reference services. Panel members from Dominican University, Elmhurst College, North Central College and the...
The LIBRAS Collection Management SIG and Oesterle Library at North Central College invite you and your colleagues to join us for lunch, a webinar and lively discussion.
So, what does September mean to you? Classes resume, books are ordered, requests for instruction sessions start to flow in (endlessly!), new websites are implemented, the days get shorter, the leaves start to fall, and LIBRAS SIGs kick into planning mode for the 2010-2011 academic year!
The LIBRAS Archives SIG met on August 4 at the Wheaton College Archives & Special Collections.
Did you know that as a LIBRAS member you are able to engage in one of several special interest listservs? These listservs bring people together who work at similar schools, in similar libraries and experience some of the same joys and challenges. The listservs can be a great opportunity to bring us all together and improve our libraries with our shared knowledge.
All LIBRAS staff are invited to hear our colleagues David Kohut from St. Xavier and John Fawcett from Wheaton discuss major weeding projects they coordinated at their libraries in their periodicals and reference collections.
I'm happy to announce the SIG leadership roster for the upcoming year. After a lively meeting exchanging ideas on Aug. 11, it looks like we’ll have some interesting programs and opportunities to share information among our members this year. We also realized that so many of our “special interests” cross various job areas, and we want to emphasize that all are welcome at any of these meetings,...
The Circulation/ILL SIG will hold a meeting on Monday, February 27, 2006 on the theme, "Bridging the Gap: Diversity within the Workplace--How to Bridge the Gap in Your Workplace."