Conference & Event News

James McBride named Winner of 2024 Sophie Brody Medal

January 20, 2024

BALTIMORE- The Reference and User Services Association (RUSA) has announced its selection for the 2024 Sophie Brody Medal, an annual honor bestowed by the Collection Development and Evaluation Section (CODES) of RUSA during the Book & Media Awards Virtual Ceremony…

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Essential Cookbooks 2024: The CODES List

January 20, 2024

BALTIMORE- The CODES List, a committee of the Collection Development and Evaluation Section (CODES) of the Reference and User Services Association (RUSA), has announced the 2024 selection of essential cookbooks for public libraries. Essential Cookbooks 2043: The CODES List highlights…

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2024 RUSA Listen List Revealed

January 20, 2024

BALTIMORE- The Listen List Council of the Collection Development and Evaluation Section (CODES) of the Reference and User Services Association (RUSA) has announced the 2024 selections of the Listen List: Outstanding Audiobook Narration. This year’s committee evaluated 251 titles…

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RUSA Update on ALA Annual Conference Experience

August 9, 2023

By Mansi Nishit Trivedi 2023 BRASS Student Travel Award Winner Mansi Nishit Trivedi is the recipient of the 2023 BRASS Student Travel Award sponsored by SimplyAnalytics and here is what this award means to her in her own words. “I…

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