Archive for May 2014

Free Webinar Introduces LLAMA’s New Professionals Section

May 20, 2014

Are you are a new or aspiring library professional facing the challenges of finishing school, looking for a job, or working hard to succeed in your first position?  LLAMA’s New Professionals Section (NPS) may be just what you need. The Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA) will present “NPS 101: An Introduction to LLAMA’s New […]

LLAMA Preconferences at the ALA Annual Conference

May 13, 2014

LIBRARY TOUR: LAS VEGAS LIBRARIES, LEGENDS AND HIGH ROLLERS Friday, June 26, 8:00-5:00 Join this full-day tour of new libraries, including: •    Paseo Verde Library in Henderson •    University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV) library and special collections •    Windmill Library and Service Center, a LEED gold building The tour will be led by a […]

Annual Conference Scheduler Available

May 13, 2014

The 2014 ALA Annual Conference Scheduler is now open.  If you haven’t used it before, you’ll be impressed at all it can do for you as you plan and organize your conference attendance. You can browse sessions in a number of different ways; you can easily create your own calendar and share it or keep […]

New Member Spotlight Posted

May 13, 2014

Jeff A. Steely, Associate Dean of the Libraries at Baylor University, and new LLAMA President-elect, is featured in the latest Member Spotlight. You can read about Jeff here. Throughout the year, the Membership Committee features a new member in the Member Spotlight. It’s a great way for you to you meet your colleagues and find […]

LLAMA webinar shows how data promotes interdepartmental partnerships

May 12, 2014

While many academic libraries host external campus departments, it is less common for libraries to work with these departments to create and offer integrated services.  Careful planning is critical to their success and includes not only communication between different units, but also thorough assessment and data gathering.  The Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA) will […]

Jeff Steely elected LLAMA President-elect

May 5, 2014

May 5, 2014 – The Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA) announced today that Jeff A. Steely has been elected as president-elect. He is Associate Dean of Libraries, Baylor University, Waco, Texas. After hearing of his election, Steely said, “I am delighted to have this opportunity to serve. I believe LLAMA has an opportunity to […]

2014 LLAMA Election Results

May 2, 2014

The 2014 LLAMA Election Results were announced this afternoon.  Thanks to all members who voted in the election, and a special thanks to all of our division and section candidates!