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ALA Connect Status Update

December 5, 2017

ALA is always looking for ways to enhance your experience as a member and active participant. Our commitment is to provide you with tools that enhance communication, education and the ability to continue to build your online community of like…

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Tag, you’re it! #HumansOfRUSA

November 17, 2017

Who is RUSA? You are! Follow us on Twitter @ALA_RUSA and tell us why you love being a member! Post a favorite picture and tag your RUSA friends and give a shout out to your section. Let’s get everyone…

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On being thankful: We all make the world

November 27, 2017

Throughout the year, committees of the Reference and User Services Association, a division of the American Library Association, are hard at work selecting the year’s best in reading and reference for adult readers. The culminating event, RUSA’s Book…

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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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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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STARGazing: Meet Adrian King

September 1, 2017

Watch now. 1. Where are you attending Grad School? I am enrolled in the iSchool at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. I just complete my first semester—which I offer as a warning to folks in case my ambition seems…

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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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