The University Library is making changes to provide improved computing facilities, improved physical facilities, new furniture, and new electronic resources for all undergraduate and graduate students. These improvements are funded by the new Library / IT Assessment. Continue reading
Naomi Fatoke, Library Specialist in Collections Development, retired after 27 years of University service on Oct. 31.
Verlene Sims, Library Specialist, is retiring on Dec. 22, after being with the UIC Library family for more than 30 years. A retirement party will be held in her honor:
Date: Thursday, Dec. 4
Time: Noon-2:30 p.m.
Where: LHS-Chicago Staff Lounge
Following are the key issues discussed and decisions made at the Nov. 10, 2008 Senior Staff meeting: Continue reading
Students who will be graduating in December cannot work beyond December 12. Please send in termination sheets by December 15. If you need a form or have questions contact Library HR at 6-7353.
Lynn C. Westney, Assistant Reference Librarian, recently attended the 28th Annual Charleston Conference “Issues in Book and Serial Acquisition:” The Best of Times…The Worst of Times, from November 5-8 in Charleston, South Carolina. This is an annual gathering of librarians, publishers, and vendors for the purpose of discussing issues of importance to them all.
Following its organizational meeting on Oct. 6, WECT (the Workflow Efficiency Coordinating Team) met again on Oct. 17. Agenda items included:
Peggy Glowacki, 19 years
Genelle Meland, 19 years
Charniel McDaniels, 17 years
Davida Hunt, 14 years
Hector Mendez, 14 years
Robin Starks, 14 years
Mary Diaz, 13 years
Maria Romero, 13 years
Rosalva Soto, 9 years
Diane Fagen, 7 years
Alejandro Castro, 6 years
Katie Marchetti, 4 years
Christal Thomas, 3 years
Kathryn Carpenter, 1 year
Rebecca Lowery, 1 year
Elizabeth Pickard, 1 year
The next library all-staff meeting will be Wednesday, Nov. 19, 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., Cardinal Room, SCE. Arrangements have been made for a bus to pick up and return staff to LHS.