Author Archives: anitaslack

Member Spotlight

Let’s shine the Member Spotlight on Chris Robinson-Nkongola from Bowling Green State University Libraries. Welcome to Ohio and ALAO, Chris! What is your role(s) in academic libraries?My role is to teach students how to find credible information. I am a … Continue reading

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Interest Groups News

Instruction Interest Group and Distance Learning Interest Group News Have you been working on ways to make your instruction more accessible? Do you have class activities that you have found to be successful for all students? Have you utilized accessible … Continue reading

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People & Library News

Bryant & Stratton College – Cleveland/Solon News Joseph Dudley (Bryant & Stratton College – Cleveland/Solon) will present “Creating eBook Collections on the Bryant & Stratton College Virtual Library” in a general session as part of the interdisciplinary Teaching, Colleges, and … Continue reading

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President’s Report

I would like to extend a big thank you to all those who attended the 2019 Annual Conference and related events. The October 17 preconference events included an intergroup dialogue workshop and a free active allyship training. The free training … Continue reading

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Past President’s Report

Jay Ladd Award The Jay Ladd Distinguished Service Award recognizes an individual who has been an ALAO member for at least 5 years, and who has promoted academic libraries and librarianship not only on his or her own campus, but … Continue reading

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Vice President’s Report

The 2020 ALAO Conference Planning Committee has already begun our work to put together a great conference for our members next year! As a reminder, the conference will take place on October 30th, 2020 at the Nationwide Convention Center. We … Continue reading

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ALAO Research Grant Now Open for Proposals

Do you have a great research idea but need funds to bring it to life? Last year, the ALAO Research Grant helped fund two different projects to investigate health science librarians’ reflective practice and public libraries’ role as community centers. … Continue reading

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