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RUSA Guidelines Task Force

December 10, 2019

The RUSA Board is seeking volunteers for a newly appointed RUSA Guidelines Task Force. The Guidelines Task Force will be charged to assess the current publication and review process for division- and section-level professional guidelines, professional competencies, and other…

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Volunteer Development Committee

December 3, 2019

In July of 2017 the members of the Volunteer Development Committee (VDC) met to brainstorm how to revitalize volunteering within RUSA. It was decided to survey current and past committee chairs to pinpoint areas where they would like training or…

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2020 Midwinter Schedule Available Now

November 25, 2019

The 2020 Midwinter Conference Schedule is now available below and on the conference website. Friday, January 24, 2020 Dartmouth Medal Committee Time: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm | Location: Philadelphia Marriott, Room 310 Outstanding Reference Sources Committee I (RUSA CODES…

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BRASS Student Travel Award

November 20, 2019

  Are you or someone you know an aspiring business librarian? Nominate yourself or a deserving student enrolled in an accredited ALA master’s degree program for the BRASS Student Travel Award sponsored by SimplyAnalytics. Win $1250 to attend ALA…

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Demystifying Interlibrary Loan

November 7, 2019

Resource Sharing is a dynamic and changing field in librarianship. It is a critical component of any library’s ability to supplement its existing collection with materials that can be sources from other libraries. Staff and student who do not…

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New RUSQ issue now available

November 5, 2019

  Table of Contents Columns From the President: Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes Ann K. G. Brown Career Conversations: Disability and Hiring Elizabeth Leonard Management: Managing a Career in Place Diana D. Shonrock The Alert Collector: Listen Up: Best Practices…

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