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Annual Achievement Awards

Achievement awards nomination period opens

October 1, 2017

Beginning October 1, 2017, RUSA will open the nomination period for its annual series of achievement awards and grants. Nominations and supporting materials for most awards must be submitted by January 5, 2018*. RUSA encourages members to nominate their colleagues…

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Achievement awards standardized naming convention

October 13, 2017

You may have noticed that some of your bookmarks for the achievement awards are displaying 404 error. In light of a recent agreement to standardize the naming convention for RUSA’s achievement awards, RUSA has undergone some site maintenance and…

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RUSA Annual Achievement Awards

Achievement awards ceremony to be sunset

August 28, 2017

RUSA has hosted many wonderful award ceremonies at the American Library Association Annual Conference, honoring dozens of talented and remarkable librarians. We would not be a able to do this without the faithful support provided from our sponsors. In the…

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Nominate yourself or a colleague for RSS Positions

August 18, 2017

We’re excited to share that nominations for three chair positions with RUSA RSS are open using this form. Consider nominating yourself or someone you know from RSS! Nominations are confidential and you do not need to be sure that…

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Call for 2018 Annual Conference Program Proposals

May 17, 2017

The submission site for 2018 Annual Conference Programs is now open for the 2018 ALA Annual Conference, which will take place at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans LA, June 21-26, 2018. All programs are to…

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Make an impact with RUSA

July 12, 2017

Are you looking to stretch your marketing dollars further? Want to make a special impact on your audience? The RUSA sponsorship and recognition program is designed to highlight those vendor partners who support the work of the organization and the…

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Best in Show: Reference Research Review 2016

July 7, 2017

Discover new and notable research articles from the past year, selected by the Research and Statistics Section (RSS). Members chose articles based on quality of research design, theoretical framework, uniqueness of research question, and relevance to the field of reference…

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RSS Member Survey EXTENDED to 7/14!

June 9, 2017

RSS is conducting a survey to learn more about what our members want from the section. If you are a current or past member, please take 5 minutes to tell us how the section can help you professionally. The survey…

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RSS All Committee Meeting and Open House

June 20, 2017

Join RSS for our annual “RSS All Committee Meeting and Open House (RUSA)” during ALA Annual. The Breakfast will take place on Saturday, June 24th from 8:30am to 10:00am. Learn more about RSS Committees by talking to committee…

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