STARS Section News

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RUSA’s 2018 Election results are in!

April 11, 2018

Thank you to those who stood in for elections for roles within RUSA leadership. We have the results for the 2018 election! Congratulations to our new leaders: DIVISION LEADERSHIP Vice-President/President-Elect: Elizabeth (Beth) German Councilor: Alesia McManus SECTION…

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Adzei-Stonnes receives ILL travel grant to conference

April 11, 2018

Pearl G. Adzei-Stonnes, Public Services, Acquisitions and Interlibrary Loan Librarian at Virginia Union University 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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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 http://www.ala.org/rusa/sections/stars/rusa-stargazing-kurt-munson Interviews with other STARGazers (featured members of RUSA STARS) are available at: http://www.ala.org/rusa/sections…

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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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