Archive for May 2008

New LAMA Strategic Initiatives

May 31, 2008

A first draft of the LAMA FY09 strategic initiatives plan has been placed on the LAMA wiki. President Bede Mitchell is asking for member review and comment. The commitments listed in the plan are ALL tentative. Any and all may be modified or deleted, and additions may be proposed. Please post any comments you may […]

LAMA Members Vote to Adopt Name with Leadership Focus

May 18, 2008

The membership of the Library Administration and Management Association (LAMA) has voted overwhelmingly to change the name of the association to the Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA). The new name will become official Sept. 1. When told of the news, LAMA President, W. Bede Mitchell said, “The proposed name change was intended to help […]

Call For Proposals

May 1, 2008

Proposals for ACRL 14th National Conference contributed papers, panel sessions, preconferences, and workshops are due May 12, 2008. “Pushing the Edge: Explore, Engage, Extend,” to be held March 12-15, 2009 in Seattle, will offer a forum for an exciting and energizing exchange of ideas on research, practices, developments, and visions in the field of academic […]