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ACRL Scholarly Communication Workshop

Susan Scott, Ohio State Newark The Scholarly Communications Committee of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) has named OhioLINK and the Academic Library Association of Ohio (ALAO) as hosts for its 2011 Scholarly Communication 101: Starting with the … Continue reading

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Interest Groups Spring Workshops

DLIG Interest Group INOV8: Revitalizing Distance Learning When: Friday, May 13 Where: Ohio Dominican University, conveniently located in Columbus, Ohio Cost: $40.00 & Includes Continental Breakfast, Lunch, Parking Pass & All Sessions Student Discounted Price: $25.00 Must present valid student … Continue reading

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ALAO Annual Conference Call for Proposals

The ALAO Conference Planning Committee invites you to submit proposals for presentations, 25-minute spotlight sessions, or poster sessions that bring new ideas or approaches useful for academic libraries. This year’s conference theme, “Constant Change, Constant Opportunity,” looks at the challenges … Continue reading

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ALAO Annual Conference and Support Staff Grant and Student Grant Opportunities

ALAO seeks to encourage support staff development and participation in ALAO activities. ALAO also seeks to provide opportunities for students and new librarians to grow professionally towards a career in academic libraries. In recognition of this, ALAO awards two presenter … Continue reading

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National Library Legislative Day: Travel Grant

Ann Watson, Ohio University Lancaster ALA National Library Legislative Day is Co-sponsored by the District of Columbia Library Association and the American Library Association, and will be held May 9 & 10, 2011. Tell Senators and Representatives about the great … Continue reading

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People and Library News

Cleveland State University Barbara Strauss, Assistant Director of Technical Services, Michael Schwartz Library Cleveland State University received an ALAO Continuing Education grant to participate in the ALA online course “Deciding with Data.” Dennison After 10 years of service to Denison … Continue reading

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President’s Report (Dec 2010)

Rocki Strader, Ohio State ALAO’s 36th Annual Conference was held on October 29, 2010, at the Crowne Plaza Columbus North. Although many institutions are still experiencing effects of the recent and continuing economic downturn, attendance was excellent. Keynote speaker, Stephen … Continue reading

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President-Elect’s Report

Brian Hickam The 2011 Conference Planning Committee is off to a great start. We have a large, varied group this year with many first-time members, including three library science students. The CPC values your input – If you have any … Continue reading

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Upcoming Grant Deadlines – Apply now!

ALAO Continuing Education Grant The ALAO Continuing Education Grant is awarded once a year to support the cost of participating in professional development opportunities. Current members are eligible to apply for any library related educational opportunity occurring during the 2011 … Continue reading

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Upcoming Spring Workshop Dates

Curriculum Materials Center Interest Group Spring 2011 Workshop May 20, 2011 (Tentative) CMCIG is currently planning their Spring Workshop, which will be held on the campus of Wright State University. More details will be forthcoming. Distance Learning Interest Group Spring … Continue reading

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