Current News & Notes
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.
This year’s Illinois Library Association (ILA) Annual Conference is set for Navy Pier in Chicago, October 15-17. The theme for this year’s event is “Ignite!”, with fire symbolizing the burning enthusiasm of the library profession.
The fall newsletter has been published! Read the latest about your Illinois academic library colleagues here.
IACRL annually bestows the Illinois Academic Librarian of the Year Award, which recognizes individuals who have made significant contributions to academic or research librarianship, and particularly those whose activities have had notable effects within Illinois. The award will be presented at the ILA Annual Conference, to be held at the Peoria Civic Center, October 9-11, 2012. This is a wonderful opportunity to honor the achievements of friends and colleagues.