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Posted By April Sheppard Jun 05, 2024 08:29 AM
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Forwarded: GAMERT (Gaming) Round Table Post New Message Get 643 Tabletop Roleplaying Games for 10 (or more) dollars, and support Medical Aid for Palestinians Email a reply to the discussion Send a private message via email Jun 4, 2024 6:22 PM Natalie Rector This is a GREAT deal, for a great cause: ...
Posted By April Sheppard May 29, 2024 03:12 PM
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Library Dementia Services Survey Email a reply to the discussion Send a private message via email May 29, 2024 2:56 PM Hillary Pearson Hi all--posting on behalf of the Library Services for Alzheimer's and Dementia Interest Group: May is Older Americans Month. Libraries have an important role in serving ...
Posted By April Sheppard May 22, 2024 04:26 PM
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Happy Wednesday all! In case you didn't know, I'm a HUGE horror fan with a special place in my heart for The Walking Dead. I will be out of the office from Thursday, May 23rd - Tuesday, May 28th to attend a very busy Walking Dead event. During this time, I will have very limited access to respond to ...
Posted By April Sheppard May 22, 2024 04:03 PM
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Forwarded: Call for Chapter Proposals: Academic Libraries and Sustainable Development Email a reply to the discussion Send a private message via email May 21, 2024 8:59 AM Wendy Pothier Call for Chapter Proposals: Academic Libraries and Sustainable Development Proposal Deadline: June 19, 2024 ...
Posted By April Sheppard May 22, 2024 04:02 PM
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All - Here's the draft minutes from Monday. Please let me know of any edits that need to be made. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1DlSndn98tt1VHTa0897BGZLAU4VjfxMQiH6__ZgrzzI/edit?usp=sharing April -- April Sheppard banhatenotbooks@gmail.com Please know that I honor and respect boundaries around ...
Posted By April Sheppard May 21, 2024 10:11 AM
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SRRT Afternoon of Social Justice CALL FOR PROPOSALS Proposal Deadline: June 9th Decision Made By: June 23rd Event Date: July 31st The ALA Social Responsibilities Round Tables (SRRT) is accepting proposals for our free virtual Afternoon of Social Justice event! SRRT believes social responsibility ...
Posted By April Sheppard May 20, 2024 09:02 AM
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All - We've had a couple of additions to the agenda if there's time. It's a jam packed meeting, so let's make sure we stay on topic and follow the Community Commitment so we can try and get to everything. Introduction of Assistant Director of Literacy and Continuing Education at ODLOS, Aubrey Huff ...
Posted By April Sheppard May 13, 2024 03:02 PM
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All - In case you didn't receive the email below or skimmed it, you must register for the virtual membership meeting by June 13th in order to vote at the meeting. Also, all ALA members, included SRRT members, can submit resolutions for consideration at the membership meeting. Resolutions are due 48 hours ...
Posted By April Sheppard May 04, 2024 09:48 AM
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This has happened with every web page migration I've ever been a part of. We got one coming soon on my campus and I'm sure it'll be way worse. At least our stuff is there, we just got to remind files and update the newer pages.
Posted By April Sheppard May 03, 2024 03:20 PM
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Just a FYI - As you know, ALA migrated to the new website on May 1st. Unfortunately, it was not a smooth transition for our web pages and, given how much larger our microsite is compared to other round tables, I'm not really surprised. Several of our pages have visible CSS, broken links, and wonky layouts. ...
Posted By April Sheppard May 03, 2024 09:37 AM
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Forwarded: ALA & ACRL oppose elimination of Academic Libraries survey Email a reply to the discussion Send a private message via email May 3, 2024 9:20 AM Gavin Baker Hi COL members, ALA and ACRL, along with the Association of Research Libraries and the Association of Southeastern Research Libraries, ...
Posted By April Sheppard Apr 30, 2024 02:19 PM
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All - I'm interested in learning if anyone or their libraries are doing any work on voter suppression or ensuring voting rights/access. I'm finalizing a program for ALA Annual. If you're going to be in San Diego and are willing to talk, please reach out to me! April -- April Sheppard banhatenotbooks@gmail.com ...
Posted By April Sheppard Apr 30, 2024 10:39 AM
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All - Thank you to everyone who filled out the membership survey! We still need more responses! I would greatly appreciate if you can take the time to fill out the membership survey. We really want to hear from everyone - you do not have to be a part of Action Council to participate. The survey ...
Posted By April Sheppard Apr 26, 2024 11:41 AM
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Forwarded: Apr 25, 2024 9:47 PM Kevin Maher Good evening, COL members. We found out this morning that we had a lot tighter deadline on the US House Dear Appropriator letters for LSTA and IAL letters. The House letters will be closing early next week. I wanted to share the information below which ...
Posted By April Sheppard Apr 22, 2024 10:38 AM
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All - Here are some of the SRRT events that will be happening at ALA Annual! More events are being planned and will be sent out as they are finalized. SRRT All Task Force Meeting & Annual Membership Meeting Friday June 28, 2024 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM Combating Voter Suppression in Your LibrarySaturday June ...
Posted By April Sheppard Apr 19, 2024 10:48 AM
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Thanks, Andrew! This looks like a pretty awesome conference. April -- April Sheppard banhatenotbooks@gmail.com Please know that I honor and respect boundaries around personal time, well-being, caretaking, and time off. My work hours may be different than yours. Should you receive emails from me during ...
Posted By April Sheppard Apr 18, 2024 11:33 AM
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SRRT Members, Action Council and the Membership Committee want to hear from you about what social justice topics are important to you, things you'd like to see SRRT do, as well as any barriers you may have to being a member. To help us learn more about our members, we have developed an anonymous survey ...
Posted By April Sheppard Apr 18, 2024 08:58 AM
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Thank you Malana and Rebekah! I'll also chime in. Arkansas hasn't passed anti-ALA legislation yet, but is heavily expected to. Due to low salaries, ALA involvement is already difficult for a lot of library workers here. I'm looking at a job posting right now that's offering $15 an hour, bachelor degree ...
Posted By April Sheppard Apr 16, 2024 01:51 PM
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SRRT Members, At the last SRRT Action Council meeting, we discussed the rise in state legislation and bills that either penalize ALA involvement or make it difficult for librarians to be involved (such as preventing public funding from being spent). We discussed the possibility of avoiding such states ...