History Section News

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Your guide to RUSA’s Midwinter events

January 18, 2018

Headed to the Mile High city? Here’s a guide to all things RUSA. Be sure to bring a friend and stop by the RUSA Membership Social for food, trivia and prizes on Saturday, February 10! We’ll also be…

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Test your RUSA knowledge for a good cause!

January 16, 2018

How well do you know RUSA? Come and find out at RUSA’s Membership Social during the ALA Midwinter Meeting. There will be a test – we will be playing RUSA trivia hosted by the illustrious Dave Tyckoson — with the…

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What can RUSA do for you?

December 26, 2017

The RUSA Member Engagement Committee is here to engage you! Please take a moment to fill out this brief survey by February 9. Help us help you! We want you to make the most of your RUSA membership! RUSA has…

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Funding seeks library research

December 18, 2017

The History Section of the Reference and User Services Association is seeking research proposals for a $2,500 research grant. The History Research and Innovation Award, sponsored by Gale, a Cengage Company, is looking for research proposals related to history…

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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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Kids in the library

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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Annual Achievement Awards

Achievement awards nomination period opens

October 1, 2017

Beginning October 1, 2017, RUSA will open the nomination period for its annual series of achievement awards and grants. Nominations and supporting materials for most awards must be submitted by January 5, 2018*. RUSA encourages members to nominate their colleagues…

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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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