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Financial Literacy and Libraries Showcase

December 6, 2017

Join the RUSA Financial Literacy Interest Group on December 14th from 1:00-2:00 PM Central for a discussion and showcase of programming, projects, research, and other activities conducted by libraries and librarians related to financial literacy. Members of…

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Tag, you’re it! #HumansOfRUSA

November 17, 2017

Who is RUSA? You are! Follow us on Twitter @ALA_RUSA and tell us why you love being a member! Post a favorite picture and tag your RUSA friends and give a shout out to your section. Let’s get everyone…

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On being thankful: We all make the world

November 27, 2017

Throughout the year, committees of the Reference and User Services Association, a division of the American Library Association, are hard at work selecting the year’s best in reading and reference for adult readers. The culminating event, RUSA’s Book…

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From the New Executive Director

October 19, 2017

It is such an honor to be joining the ASCLA/RUSA team as your new Executive Director. Over the last few weeks I loaded up a moving truck, bid farewell to family and friends and made a big move from…

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rusq editor search

RUSQ Seeks Editor

September 19, 2017

The Reference and User Services Association (RUSA) seeks applicants for the position of editor or co-editors of Reference & User Services Quarterly (RUSQ). The term is for three years, with the possibility of renewal for a second term. The…

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Online Discussion on Financial Literacy Partners for Libraries

October 13, 2017

RUSA Financial Literacy Interest Group invites you to an online discussion about financial literacy partners for libraries. Libraries often offer financial literacy programming, resources, and services in partnership with other entities. In seeking financial expertise, libraries of all types have…

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Under Construction

Achievement awards standardized naming convention

October 13, 2017

You may have noticed that some of your bookmarks for the achievement awards are displaying 404 error. In light of a recent agreement to standardize the naming convention for RUSA’s achievement awards, RUSA has undergone some site maintenance and…

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First open access issue of RUSQ now available

October 9, 2017

**to get email notifications when a new edition is published, click here.** The coming of autumn marks the start of another volume of RUSQ, the 57th in the journal’s life; view now. The close of summer is also a…

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