The Academic Library in Times of Change

April 14, 2018

Forming collaborative partnerships with for-profit companies that align with the core values of librarianship

11:20  -  12:20
Ballroom

The role of for-profit companies in providing products and services to libraries has become increasingly contentious for many in the […]

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Supporting the Dream: Undocumented Students and the Libraries

11:20  -  12:20
Ballroom

25% of the nation’s undocumented students study in California. With the decision to repeal DACA looming, libraries must take stock […]

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Honoring the Past, Imagining the Future: Facilitating Productive Conversations about Change

4:10  -  5:10
Ballroom

Like many academic libraries, the UCR Library recently initiated a departmental reorganization process that affected several long-established units. From the […]

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What should librarians demand from Publishers?

4:10  -  5:10
Ballroom

This Round Table Discussion will continue the conversion of a Lively Lunch at last November’s Charleston Conference developing a list […]

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Capturing Changing Conversations: A Round Table Discussion on Editing and Publishing LIS Volumes

4:10  -  5:20
Ballroom

Interested in editing and publishing books in the LIS field? Join us to hear from three roundtable discussants on how […]

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April 15, 2018

Technology Roundup: Sharing New Technology Utilized in Times of Change

12:30  -  1:30
Ballroom

During the fall semester, we utilized new technologies in our instruction sessions to motivate students. We look forward to sharing […]

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Rethinking the role of student workers in the library: enhancing the user experience

12:30  -  1:30
Ballroom

Many academic libraries rely on student workers to keep things up and running. This round table discussion will focus on […]

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Makers Connect! Makerspaces in the Academic Library

12:30  -  1:30
Ballroom

Makerspaces are one of the most innovative and dynamic things happening in academic libraries. They can provide a studio for […]

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