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Posted By Archive User Nov 07, 2016 02:59 PM
Found In Egroup: ACRL Section Membership Committee
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Please forgive the general group message. Am troubleshooting a notification issue. Feel free to delete. Thanks, Pamela Akins Community Engagement Specialist, ITTS, x4210 American Library Association 50 E. Huron St., Chicago, IL 60611, 6th floor pakins@ala.org 312-280-4210
Posted By Archive User Jul 25, 2013 09:47 PM
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I would be interested in seeing how certain traits displayed by management influenced their staff. There are different kinds of management techniques and generally how people deal with things. Is there a certain formula for the perfect relationship between supervisor and staff? It would be nice to know ...
Posted By Archive User Sep 18, 2012 08:51 AM
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In our Library, we are taking another approach to retention. We are working with the Department of Institutional Effectiveness to gather statistics from the college database showing the number of academic drops in a selected number of first year courses. We are going to track the instructional impact ...
Posted By Archive User Aug 02, 2012 09:04 AM
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While I too have worked many years with SES students, the most successful instructional strategies and outcomes have been based on Paolo Friere's concepts of working from the student's knowledge base to the desired academic outcome. By taking Frierian concepts, the dignity and self-confidence of the ...
Posted By Archive User Feb 15, 2012 02:46 PM
Found In Egroup: LITA Instructional Technologies Interest Group LITA
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My current projects involve open access resources and their impacts on and in libraries. Not only are they affecting collection development, cataloging, and reference, but librarians could be creating our own content to a much greater extent.
Posted By Archive User Dec 28, 2010 10:14 PM
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A series of resource pages about WikiLeaks is now available on the ALA web site to provide a wide range of sources and information on WikiLeaks and the various issues raised by their release of classified information. GO TO: http://www.emergingissues.ala.org Staff from the Office for Intellectual ...
Posted By Archive User Dec 08, 2010 05:08 PM
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The following message was posted on the ALA Council e-list today. Stay tuned for more information on WikiLeaks as well as an update on a meeting/program at 2011 Midwinter. The Committee on Legislation (COL) and the Intellectual Freedom Committee (IFC) are reviewing the issues associated with WikiLeaks’ ...
Posted By Archive User Nov 19, 2010 02:38 PM
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Rep. Peter Hoekstra (Michigan-R) has just introduced a new bill that would extend again the sunset of 3 sections of the USA PATRIOT Act from February 28, 2011 to February 29, 2012. One of the sections is "215" - the business records section often referred to as the "library provision." ALA is looking ...
Posted By Archive User Sep 03, 2010 10:04 PM
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An interesting piece describing the network neutrality "mess" is in the Saturday, Sept. 4th, New York Times at: NN is an issue that ALA Wsshington Office has been following very closely. In conjunction with EDUCAUSE and the Association of Research Libraries (ARL), ALA has supported network neutrality ...