Ann Brown, Vice-President

RUSA Vice-President Seeks Volunteers

January 10, 2018

Dear RUSA Members, I invite you to volunteer to serve on one of our many RUSA committees. RUSA is a member community engaged in advancing the practices of connecting people to resources, information services, and collections. Volunteering for a committee…

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New ALA Connect Updates

March 1, 2018

Upcoming Training Remote trainings will be available after Midwinter. See more information the training schedule and sign up and details about the ALA Connect upgrade. What we Know Grey out period will be from March 26th, 5pm through April 25…

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Your guide to RUSA’s Midwinter events

January 18, 2018

Headed to the Mile High city? Here’s a guide to all things RUSA. Be sure to bring a friend and stop by the RUSA Membership Social for food, trivia and prizes on Saturday, February 10! We’ll also be…

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Test your RUSA knowledge for a good cause!

January 16, 2018

How well do you know RUSA? Come and find out at RUSA’s Membership Social during the ALA Midwinter Meeting. There will be a test – we will be playing RUSA trivia hosted by the illustrious Dave Tyckoson — with the…

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BRASS reveals Outstanding Business Reference Sources list

January 23, 2018

Originally published in Reference and User Services Quarterly (RUSQ) Vol 57, No 2 (2017).  Each year, the Business Reference Sources Committee of BRASS selects the outstanding business reference sources published since May of the previous year. This year, the committee…

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What can RUSA do for you?

December 26, 2017

The RUSA Member Engagement Committee is here to engage you! Please take a moment to fill out this brief survey by February 9. Help us help you! We want you to make the most of your RUSA membership! RUSA has…

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Fall, 2017 Academic BRASS Newsletter Now Available

December 26, 2017

The fall 2017 issue of the Academic BRASS newsletter is now published (see below). Special thanks to webmaster and author Annette Buckley, and to authors Paul Brothers, Ben Richards, and Forrest Wright. Inside this issue you will find an account…

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Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction announced on February 11!  View the shortlist here!