Current News & Notes
Come join your IACRL colleagues at the ILA Annual Conference at Navy Pier in Chicago on October 15-17, 2013. There are various opportunities each day for academic librarians to share stories and experiences, listen, contribute, and learn. In addition to the programs being presented by academic librarians, there are great ways to meet with your academic friends and colleagues during the conference whether or not you are officially attending the conference:
The results are in! Here are your new 2013-2014 IACRL officers:
Vice-President/President-Elect – Andrew Lenaghan
Secretary – Gwen Gregory
They will officially take office in October at the ILA conference.
Congratulations, Andrew and Gwen!
Will you be at the ACRL Conference in Indianapolis next month? If so, meet up with Illinois colleagues, have some free food, and learn more about the Illinois chapter of ACRL and our programs and scholarships!
The spring newsletter has been published! Read the latest about your Illinois academic library colleagues here.
Share your knowledge with a national audience. ACRL invites proposal submissions for half-day or full-day preconferences to be offered prior to the 2014 ALA Annual Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. Preconferences should allow participants to develop skills related to a specific topic and should focus on interactive learning using a variety of presentation styles. Programs that offer practical tips and cutting-edge techniques are especially encouraged.