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2024 RUSA Federal Achievement Award

March 28, 2024

Paula Laurita and D. Lynne Rickard Named Winners of the 2024 RUSA Federal Achievement Award The Federal Achievement Award honors individuals for achievement in the promotion of library and information service and the information profession in the Federal community Paula…

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April 2024 Online Learning with RUSA

March 27, 2024

The American Library Association- Reference and User Services Division (RUSA), offers an outstanding combination of repeat and new courses/webinars. Check out our list of upcoming programming below: Reference Interview 101 Six-week asynchronous course starting on April 1, 2024…

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In Memoriam, Jalesia Horton

March 11, 2024

Jalesia Horton It is with great sadness that we share the news of Jalesia Horton’s recent passing.While serving as the Director of Access and Resource Sharing Services at Southern Methodist University Libraries, Jalesia Horton was an active member…

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ALA/RUSA Trivia Championship

March 11, 2024

It’s well-known that librarians are the best at trivia. but who is the best of the best? Join us at this national championship cosponsored by GameRT, SustainRT, RUSA, and NMRT and compete for the title of “Reference Champions…

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Reference Revolution: AI + More

January 31, 2024

The Annual Reference and User Services Association (RUSA) Virtual Forum “Reference Revolution: AI + More” is scheduled for March 5 and 7, 2024. We’re excited to be in our 3rd successful year of offering an economical, virtual venue…

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February 2024 Online Learning with RUSA

January 29, 2024

The American Library Association- Reference and User Services Division (RUSA), continues to offer an outstanding combination of repeat and new courses/webinars. Check out our list of upcoming programming below: Tools for Locating Primary Sources in Archives and Online 75…

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Best Historical Materials: 2023

January 20, 2024

The Historical Materials Committee has retracted Enemy Archives: Soviet Counterinsurgency Operations and the Ukrainian Nationalist Movement – Selections from the Secret Police Archives, which was co-edited by Volodymyr Viatrovych andLubomyr Luciuk, from the Best Historical Materials List 2023. The committee…

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2024 Outstanding References Sources List Announced

January 20, 2024

BALTIMORE- The most noteworthy reference titles published in 2023 have been named to the 2024 Outstanding References Sources List, an annual list selected by experts of the Collection Development and Evaluation Section (CODES) of the Reference and User Services Association…

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2024 Dartmouth Medal Winner Announced

January 20, 2024

BALTIMORE- The winner of the 2024 Dartmouth Medal for most outstanding reference work, an annual award presented by the expert reference and collection development librarians of the Reference and User Services Association (RUSA), a division of ALA, is Hymenoptera: The…

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