Posts Currently viewing the tag: "BRASS"

RUSA and Section Candidate Slates for 2023 ALA Ballot Many thanks to those individuals who have agreed to stand for election in the coming ALA elections, to be held March 13 – April 5, 2023. We also extend our appreciation to the members of the RUSA Nominating Committee: Courtney McDonald, chair; Julia Martin (BRASS); Julie…(Read More)

RUSA Virtual Forum March 2023 The Reference and User Services Association of the American Library Association is proud to announce the 2nd RUSA Virtual Forum scheduled for March 28 & 30, 2023.  With the theme of Reference and User Services-Re-imagined, the Forum serves as an engaging space that sparks innovation and collaboration…(Read More)

Cynthia Johnson Happy August, RUSA! First off, congratulations to all of the RUSA Achievement Awardees! And thank you to everyone who attended the Town Hall on July 21st. I also want to thank the RUSA Achievement Award Committee members who read through all of the nominations for our many Division awards, our Sections’ Award Committee…(Read More)

Cynthia Johnson Hello RUSA!  I’m excited to begin my year as President. This coming year we will continue to build on the Division’s successes over the past year, as well as the contributions of everyone in RUSA over the last few years as our lives were upended by COVID. I’d like…(Read More)

RUSA is sponsoring multiple programs in addition to the President’s Program during the 2022 ALA Annual Conference. Additionally, meetings of the RUSA board, Section boards, committee meetings and discussion groups can be found on the Conference Scheduler here. Saturday, June 25, 2022  A Tiny Library with a Million Volumes: the Open Source Future…(Read More)

Mark your calendars for Tuesday December 14th, 12pm to 5pm Eastern Standard Time! Please join the BRASS Business Reference in Academic Libraries Committee for this event via Zoom. This symposium will feature a variety of one-hour sessions presented by academic business librarians.  A detailed description of the programming, as well as registration information, will…(Read More)

BRASS Fall Thing


Join us for the first ever BRASS Fall Thing, a new virtual event open to all. The theme is business information literacy and will be most relevant to academic libraries. The event includes a combination of live programming and access to vaulted programming. The 7 hours of live programming includes workshops and lightning talks focused…(Read More)