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Dual Assignments Discussion Group (RUSA CODES - Collection Development ...  

Facilitates communication concerning library personnel who have collection development and evaluation assignments as part of their professional duties.

  last person joined 11 months ago

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Genealogy & Local History Discussion Group (RUSA HS - History Section)  

Provides a forum for the exchange of information about library services in local history and genealogy. Creates and fosters an environment for creativity and growth by acting as a catalyst for new ideas and problem-solving initiatives.

  last person joined 4 months ago

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History Librarians Discussion Group (RUSA HS - History Section)  

Reference and User Services Association (RUSA) HS History Librarians Discussion Group

  last person joined 3 months ago

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Hot Topics Discussion Group (RUSA STARS)  

Reference and User Services Association (RUSA) Sharing and Transforming Access to Resources Section (STARS) Hot Topics Discussion Group

  last person joined 3 months ago

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Hot Topics in Electronic Reference Discussion Group (RUSA MARS - Machine ...  

Provides a timely forum for discussion of current issues related to the provision of electronic reference services.

 

 

  last person joined 3 months ago

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Hot Topics in Frontline Reference Discussion Group (RUSA - Reference and ...  

Reference and User Services Association (RUSA) Hot Topics in Frontline Reference Discussion Group

  last person joined 3 months ago

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Interlibrary Loan Discussion Group (RUSA STARS)  

Provides a forum for discussion of issues pertaining to interlibrary loan and resource sharing among all types of libraries

  last person joined 8 months ago

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Orientation for RUSA Leaders  

Orientation information for RUSA new board members, committee chairs, Section chairs, and liaisons to ALA committees

  last person joined 6 months ago

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Performance Issues for Reference/Information Librarians Discussion Group ...  

Provides a forum for the informal exchange of information and the discussion of common challenges relating to performance issues in reference services; serves as a vehicle for raising awareness of performance standards and their use in the provision of quality reference service.

  last person joined 11 months ago

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Reference Services in Large Research Libraries Discussion Group (RUSA RSS ...  

Provides a forum for the discussion of issues of mutual interest to heads of reference departments in large research libraries.

  last person joined 11 months ago

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Reference Services in Public Libraries Discussion Group (RUSA RSS - Reference ...  

Provides a forum for the informal exchange of information and the discussion of issues of mutual interest relating to reference services in public libraries of all sizes.

  last person joined 4 months ago

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Regional Campus Libraries Discussion Group (ACRL - Association of College ...  

Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL) Regional Campus Libraries Discussion Group

  last person joined 11 months ago

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RSS / MARS 2010 Preconference  

A tool to collaborate in planning the 2010 preconference

  last person joined 11 months ago

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RUSA First Year Experience Interest Group  

The purpose of this group is to share ideas and develop new connections for future collegiality and support. Topics for discussions include but are not limited to retention improvements, introduction to higher education research skills development, outreach, first generation students, international students, students enrolled simultaneously in high school and college (dual enrollment programs), reference services, etc.  Please contact Douglas Hasty (douglas.hasty@fiu.edu) for questions and suggestions.

  last person joined 19 days ago

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RUSA Interest Group: Copyright  

The focus of the Copyright IG is on providing a forum for the RUSA community to exchange ideas relating to copyright law and its application, to strengthen communication and cooperation among RUSA members on issues relating to copyright, and to provide opportunities for growth and improved reference services.

  last person joined 11 months ago

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RUSA Interest Group: Financial Literacy  

Many libraries of all types are involved or want to be involved in providing financial literacy programming, financial reference assistance, personal finance collections, and other library services and resources that support their users’ information needs for financial decision-making. This RUSA interest group is focused on sharing ideas and building a community around those already engaged in or interested in exploring the topic of financial literacy and libraries.

  last person joined 26 days ago

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RUSA Interest Group: Shared Collections  

This Interest Group will focus on the topic of Shared Collections, which can encompass shared print initiatives, shared storage facilities, and prospective sharing of collections through cooperative collection development.

  last person joined 2 months ago

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Rusyn Romanization Table Task Force  

Create an ALA-LC Rusyn Romanization table, as currently there isn’t one.

  last person joined 11 months ago

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Virtual Reference Discussion Group (RUSA MARS - Machine Assisted Reference ...  

Provides a timely forum for discussion of issues related to the provision of virtual reference services.

  last person joined 6 months ago

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