The University of Illinois at Chicago seeks candidates for the position of Assistant Catalog Librarian and Instructor (Part-time 60% position). Assistant Catalog Librarians perform original and member-copy cataloging and classification on OCLC. They catalog and perform related authority work for UIC’s Voyager database. Successful candidates for this position will have experience cataloging both print and electronic resources. Continue reading
Peter Hepburn has been hired as a Digitization Librarian and Assistant Professor effective Dec. 1. Peter’s office is on the fourth floor (Room 4-171), and he can be reached at 6-6633
Current committee members are:
Mar. 1, 2007 – Feb. 28, 2009
Mar. 1, 2006 – Feb. 28, 2008
Please contact Library HR (6-7353) if you have any questions.
The TSDC Committee will hold teaching philosophy writing workshops in December. The first workshop will be held on Friday, Dec. 14, from 9:30-11 a.m. in the Library of the Health Sciences, Chicago. The second workshop will be held Tuesday, Dec. 18, from 9:30-11 a.m. in the Daley Library. Rooms will be announced.
Please RSVP via the Oracle Calendar if you plan to attend.
You may be interested in this special issue of the ARL Bimonthly Report on University Publishing. In addition to a summary of a recent major report on the issue, it includes an article by Nancy John and Mary Case on UIC’s journal publishing initiative.
Graft: Organ and Cell Transplantation, published by SAGE Publications from January 2001 to March 2003, will be removed from SAGE’s online offering at the end of this year creating the first ever trigger event for the Portico archive and Portico’s participating publishers and libraries.
Congratulations to Renee Kilduski, Library Specialist at LHS-Peoria, who contributed to an article about cafes in libraries in the current issue of Associates: Electronic Library Support Staff Journal. Renee describes LHS-Peoria’s “Break the Rules Day” when we offer coffee, tea, hot chocolate, and cookies in the library.
Deadline: December 15
Members of ALA’s New Members Round Table (NMRT) can apply to receive a grant, sponsored by 3M Library Systems, which will cover expenses to attend the ALA Annual Conference, June 26 to July 2, 2008, in Anaheim, Calif.