Monthly Archives: December 2017

Zhiyan Chen Awarded Diversity Scholarship

On behalf of the ALAO Diversity Committee, co-chairs Yuimi Hlasten and Bree Miller are pleased to announce that the 2017 ALAO Diversity Scholarship recipient is Zhiyan Chen of Kent State University. Ms. Hlasten presented the scholarship certificate to Ms. Chen … Continue reading

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Notes from the Trenches

Teaching UNV 101 at Miami University I recently had the pleasure of teaching a one credit Introduction to university resources course to incoming first year and transfer students, called UNV 101 at Miami University. The course introduced students to resources … Continue reading

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Membership Update

During the business meeting at the 2017 ALAO Annual Conference on October 27, 2017, the Membership Chair reported that ALAO boasts 339 regular members, 6 retiree members, and 29 student members. We extend a special welcome to our newest members … Continue reading

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Interest Group Reports

Instruction Interest Group – Report SAVE THE DATE – 2018 ALAO IIG/DLIG Co-Hosted Spring Workshop Mark your calendars and please join us this coming May 4th, 2018 at the State Library of Ohio in Columbus for a co-hosted IIG and DLIG Spring Workshop!  This year’s program … Continue reading

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People & Library News

Ashland University News Ashland University Library has hired a new Technical Services Librarian, Chloe Bragg, who is a recent graduate of the Kent State University iSchool.  Welcome to AU Chloe! -Anita Slack, Ashland University, Communications Editor Case Western Reserve University … Continue reading

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