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Trickery as Marketing Strategy

December 20, 2016

Love this RUSQ article and its title: Trickery as Marketing Strategy, by Mallory Arents, RUSQ, volume 56, issue 1, Fall 2016. Sometimes a little subterfuge is necessary to get patrons to think outside the box of what they normally expect…

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Alesia McManus

RUSA President’s Note, Nov. 30, 2016

December 19, 2016

Don’t miss the latest letter from RUSA President, Alesia McManus. Includes information on the status of RUSA’s reorganization and a call for volunteers. See more here: http://www.rusaupdate.org/quarterly_update/presidents-note…

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Welcome to our new(s) website!

November 17, 2016

Dear RUSA Update readers, Awesome! Innovative! Accessible! Fun! This is what we’re hearing about the new RUSA news website (and we hope you’ll agree). As a part of our commitment to keep things flexible, valuable, and fun, we…

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Fake News – the awful truth

December 19, 2016

Dec. 2, 2016, Phil Bradley explores why people create fake news stories – and what librarians can do to educate and guide. http://www.infotoday.eu/Articles/Editorial/Featured-Articles/Fake-news-the-awful-truth-115109.aspx…

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Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction

#TreatYourShelf this Holiday Season!

November 21, 2016

Making your ‘To Be Read’ list? Checking it twice? #TreatYourShelf (or others) this holiday season with titles from RUSA’s award lists selected and reviewed by our expert librarians. The Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction recognize…

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