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Spring, 2018 Academic BRASS Newsletter Available

May 29, 2018

The spring 2018 issue of the Academic BRASS newsletter is now published and can be accessed at http://www.ala.org/rusa/sections/brass/publications/academicbrass. Special thanks to webmaster Annette Buckley, and to authors Grace Liu, Summer Krstevska, Amanda…

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Kurt Munson named 2018 Distinguished ILL Librarian

May 1, 2018

Kurt Munson, Assistant Head of Access Services at Northwestern University Library was selected as the 2018 winner of the Sharing and Transforming Resources Section’s (STARS) Virginia Boucher Distinguished ILL (Interlibrary Loan) Librarian Award, sponsored by OCLC. The award consists…

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Preconference: It Takes a Village

March 20, 2018

On Friday, June 22, 2018 – 12:00pm – 4:00pm, RUSA will host an all-day Preconference  on how to foster discussion, engagement and impact throughout user communities. The session, called “It Takes a Village: Promoting Information Literacy Through Librarian-led…

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Spring CODES Convo: RA 101

April 13, 2018

The RUSA RA Research and Trends Committee Spring 2018 CODES Convo is happening online Tuesday, April 24 from 10 am ET – 6 pm ET. We will be going back to basics with a discussion of RA 101: what are…

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New Member Opportunities as ETS Grows

April 17, 2018

RUSA’s Emerging Technology Section (ETS) is transforming to better serve our members. You know us for fantastic discussion groups about hot topics and engaging programs about leadership, systems, and user experience. Now ETS is bringing a revitalized structure and…

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