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The complete schedule of RUSA programs and room locations are listed below. Full program descriptions are available on the Annual Conference website. RUSA @ ALA Annual Conference Friday, June 28, 2024 HS Preconference – The History and Heritage of the Asian Cultures Who Call San Diego Home, 8:15 am – 4:45 pm – Marriott Marquis, Grand…(Read More)

Register today for the BRASS Preconference scheduled during the ALA Annual Conference The Business of Vice: A dicussion about business reference work with patrons and students interested in businesses often described as vices. Join three business-focused librarians in a discussion on teaching about or assisting patrons with the business of vice! The goal of…(Read More)

The Annual Reference and User Services Association (RUSA) Virtual Forum “Reference Revolution: AI + More” is scheduled for March 5 and 7, 2024. We’re excited to be in our 3rd successful year of offering an economical, virtual venue to learn about reference and user services. This virtual event is for all types of…(Read More)

Outstanding Business Information Sources 2023 Introduction Each year, the Business Information Sources Committee of the Business Reference and Services Section (BRASS) selects the outstanding business information sources published since May of the previous year. This year, the committee reviewed twelve entries; of these, two were designated as “Outstanding” and three as “Notable.”  Works are…(Read More)

[Chicago, IL] — The annual BRASS Best of the Best Business Web Resources Award list was announced today by the Reference and User Services Association’s (RUSA) Business Reference and Services Section (BRASS). The 2023 Award recognizes four web-based resources that are highly relevant to information professionals involved in providing business reference services. Members…(Read More)

BRAL Committee Meeting Event Start Date: Aug 28, 2023 02:00 PM Eastern Standard Time Online Instructions: https://wmich.webex.com/meet/lumarie.guth Click here for more details about this event: https://connect.ala.org/rusa/events/event-description?CalendarEventKey=774545d1-b30a-44e4-96c3-0189e5baf9f4&CommunityKey=94ff99bd-df2d-4eab-9c16-5f94eeadf2a4…(Read More)

The submission site for the 2024 ALA Annual Conference Program Proposals is now open. We encourage all RUSA members to consider submitting a proposal for the 2024 ALA Annual Conference in San Diego, CA, please see the schedule below. Please use this submission site to submit content by the deadline of September 18, 2023 12…(Read More)

By Mansi Nishit Trivedi 2023 BRASS Student Travel Award Winner Mansi Nishit Trivedi is the recipient of the 2023 BRASS Student Travel Award sponsored by SimplyAnalytics and here is what this award means to her in her own words. “I would like to express my deep gratitude to the selection committee of the 2023 BRASS…(Read More)

Many librarians have experience tracking and reporting how their services impact library and university strategic plans, but how many have reviewed goals at the college level? LuMarie Guth and Ilana Stonebraker have researched how librarians can use college-level accreditation standards to coordinate library services Beyond standards each school has a university strategic plan, college…(Read More)