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National Library Legislative Day Award Reflection

Missy Creed, The Ohio State University The 2014 National Library Legislative Day (NLLD) hosted by the American Library Association was held in Washington, D.C. on May 5th and 6th with a pre-conference on Sunday, May 4th. The days were jammed … Continue reading

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Assessment Interest Group

Mandy Shannon, Wright State University The Assessment Interest Group hosted its first spring workshop on April 24 at the OCLC Conference Center in Dublin. Statewide interest in assessment is clearly strong: with 45 attendees, the workshop was sold out. The … Continue reading

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Curriculum Materials Centers Interest Group

Cheryl Ghosh, University of Cincinnati On April 4, 2014, the 2014 Spring ALAO Curriculum Materials Center Interest Group (CMCIG) workshop was hosted at The Ohio State University – Newark Campus. The workshop theme was “Keeping Pace: Changes & Trends in … Continue reading

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Diversity Committee

Diane Kolosionek, Cleveland State University, Diversity Committee Chair The Diversity Committee’s Spring Workshop was held on Friday, April 25, 2014, at OHIONET in Columbus. This Eracism Workshop was facilitated by Simone G. Polk, Assistant Vice President for Student Services at … Continue reading

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Instruction Interest Group

Katie Foran-Mulcahy, University of Cincinnati Clermont College The Instruction Interest Group hosted their sold-out spring workshop at Stark State College in North Canton on Friday, May 30th, 2014. Michelle Millet (Immersion Faculty and Director, John Carroll University Library) delivered the … Continue reading

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Research and Publications Committee

Mark Eddy, Case Western Reserve University The ALAO Research & Publications Committee finalized awards for the 2014 Research Grant Program this past March. Out of a pool of six applicants, the committee selected three proposals for award grants. Our 2014 … Continue reading

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Support Staff Interest Group

Ginna Witte, Cincinnati State Technical & Community College SSIG hosted its Spring workshop on Wednesday, May 21st at Ohio University Lancaster. The workshop sold out all available 50 spots and had a long waiting list; we’ll definitely have to look … Continue reading

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