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By Creative Commons (Creative Commons) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

What you need to know about “Library Public Domain”

April 11, 2018

By Cen Cheng, Head of InterLibrary Services, Michigan State University Libraries and  Naomi Chow, ILL Librarian, University of Hawaii at Manoa. The Internet Archive is leveraging a portion of the copyright exceptions under the 17 U.S. Code § 108 – Limitations…

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STARGazer Kurt Munson

Meet STARGazer Kurt Munson!

April 5, 2018

Meet STARGazer Kurt Munson! Kurt’s full interview is available at Interviews with other STARGazers (featured members of RUSA STARS) are available at:…

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National Library Week

Celebrate National Library Week Apr. 8-14

April 9, 2018

National Library Week is the perfect opportunity to encourage your community to tell their stories. This year, in keeping with the Libraries Lead theme, ask your patrons to tell us how the library led them to something of value in…

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Guerda Baucicaut

Baucicaut wins ILL mentoring travel award

April 11, 2018

Guerda Baucicaut, Inter Library Loan & Reserves Specialist at the City University of New York was selected as one of two winners of the STARS Mentoring Award sponsored by Atlas Systems. The award offers  $1,250 to fund travel expenses…

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Scott Brick, narrator of Dead Wake

Popular narrator Scott Brick to join Literary Tastes panel

March 30, 2018

Scott Brick, narrator of hundreds of audiobooks, including the 2016 Listen List winner Dead Wake by Erik Larson (Books on Tape), will be joining RUSA’s ever popular conference highlight, Literary Tastes author panel. The panel features authors and narrators…

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