Committee & Forum News

Show:

Publications by IL Academic Librarians: March-September 2020
September 23, 2020 - Illinois Association of College & Research Libraries Forum (IACRL)
Publications by IL Academic Librarians: March-September 2020 Compiled by Krista Bowers Sharpe, Western Illinois University Avery, Joshua. (2020). Seeing the Past with Computers: Experiments with Augmented Reality and Computer Vision for History. Kevi…
Position Changes & Job Listings in IL Academic Libraries: Fall 2020
September 23, 2020 - Illinois Association of College & Research Libraries Forum (IACRL)
Position Changes and Job Listings in IL Academic Libraries: Fall 2020 Gwen Gregory starts as Associate Dean for Collections Management at Northern Illinois University on September 1. Prior to that, she was UIC Library's Resource Acquisition and Manag…
Meet Molly Beestrum: 2020 IL Academic Librarian of the Year!
September 23, 2020 - Illinois Association of College & Research Libraries Forum (IACRL)
Molly and her 5 year-old son, who has become her “work-from-home-buddy” Meet Molly Beestrum, 2020 Illinois Academic Librarian of the Year! by Elena Carrillo, University of Illinois, Chicago We congratulate Molly for being selected as ILA&…
October IACRL Journal Club: Join Us!
September 22, 2020 - Illinois Association of College & Research Libraries Forum (IACRL)
October IACRL Journal Club: Join Us! by Emily Gilbert, Rasmussen College As it was covered in our last issue, the IACRL Journal Club has been a great opportunity for academic librarians across the state to share ideas. Meetings are held every other m…
Spark: Trial by Fire - Lessons Learned from a Pandemic
September 18, 2020 - Illinois Association of College & Research Libraries Forum (IACRL)
IACRL is pleased to announce a 2nd Spark event for 2020! Join us for Spark: Trial by Fire - Lessons Learned from a Pandemic.   Save the Date! Spark will be held online Wednesday, December 9th, 2020 from 9:30-noon via Zoom. Librarians from all li…
IACRL Virtual Annual Meeting: October 21
September 16, 2020 - Illinois Association of College & Research Libraries Forum (IACRL)
In lieu of its traditional luncheon and membership meeting, IACRL is holding its membership meeting on Wednesday, October 21, from 11:00 - 11:45 a.m. All IACRL members (and potential members) are invited to attend our virtual annual meeting. At the m…
Reaching Forward Call for 2021 Virtual Conference Program Proposals
September 16, 2020 - Reaching Forward Forum (RF)
The Reaching Forward Committee invites you to submit a program proposal for its first virtual conference on Friday, May 7, 2021. While we won’t be able to meet in-person in 2021, the committee strongly believes we need to be together, even if t…
Reminder: IACRL Communications Committee Seeking Information on New Jobs or Recent Publications Among Illinois Academic Librarians (Deadline Fri., Sept. 18)
September 11, 2020 - Illinois Association of College & Research Libraries Forum (IACRL)
(via Krista Bowers Sharpe, IACRL Communications Committee Chair) The IACRL Communications Committee is highlighting recent career changes and publications by Illinois academic librarians in the next IACRL Newsletter. If you have: changed positions si…
Results of IACRL People's Choice Award in Scholarly Publishing Vote
September 4, 2020 - Illinois Association of College & Research Libraries Forum (IACRL)
The polls for the IACRL People’s Choice Award in Scholarly Publishing have closed, and the votes are counted. Congratulations to JJ Pionke, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, who received the highest number of votes, for his article &#…
Call for Volunteers: IACRL Committees and Task Force
September 3, 2020 - Illinois Association of College & Research Libraries Forum (IACRL)
(via Emily Gilbert, Rasmussen College) Are you looking for more ways to get involved with professional development? Do you want to meet more of your peers in academic libraries across Illinois? Would you like to give back to the Illinois academic lib…
iREAD Summer Reading Programs

Since 1981, iREAD provides high quality, low-cost resources and products that enable local library staff to motivate children, young adults, and adults to read.

Visit the iREAD website »

Latest Library JobLine Listings

Browse all JobLine listings »