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This award recognizes distinguished achievement by an ALCTS member or members who make significant contributions to the association and to the profession but whose accomplishments do not fall within the criteria for ALCTS' other awards.
Merrilee is one of five new Fellows named in 2014. The distinction of Fellow is the highest honor bestowed on individuals by SAA and is awarded for outstanding contributions to the archives profession.
Agreement Elements for Outsourcing Transfer of Born Digital Content suggests the elements that should be considered when constructing an outsourcing agreement for transferring born digital content from a physical medium. #bdreport
OCLC Research Library Partnership welcomes two new Partners: Macquarie University and Vassar College
The Partner Representatives are Mrs. JoAnne Sparks, University Librarian, for Macquarie University; and Ms. Barbara Durniak, Assistant Director of the Library for Access Services, for Vassar College. #orlp
Reordering Ranganathan: Shifting User Behaviors, Shifting Priorities webinar recording now available
View this webinar recording to learn how a reinterpretation of Ranganathan's Five Laws of Library Science can help evolve both the work done by libraries and the perceptions of libraries and librarians. #rrreport
This periodic bulletin gathers items from the previous quarter of work in OCLC Research and the OCLC Research Library Partnership. Issue 13 covers the period of April - June 2014. #oclcr
15 July 2014
This webinar demonstrates how the Evaluating Digital Services infoKit can be used to evaluate online behaviors and to address various ways of evaluating user engagement. #vandr