Save the Date! Third Annual Library Research Showcase

The University Library invites the campus community to the Third Annual Library Research Showcase from 1-4PM on Tuesday, November 10, 2015. Library faculty and academic professionals will present their research, which impacts a wide variety of library services as well as the global library and information science profession and other scholarly fields.

This year’s showcase will feature presentations on research related to digital publishing, data management, assessment of print and digital collections, Medieval manuscripts, metadata and discovery systems, and the educational role of libraries, among other areas.


For more details and full schedule of presentations to be posted soon, see the Library Research Showcase website:
http://go.illinois.edu/libraryshowcase
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Where to Find Us: University of Illinois Librarians Presenting at ACRL 2015

The 2015 Biennial Conference of the Association of College & Research Libraries will include presentations by University of Illinois Library faculty and academic professionals on topics including reference services, data management, technical services, the digital humanities, area studies librarianship, and more.

ACRL begins with preconference activities Wednesday, March 25 and runs through Saturday, March 28. If you will be there, consider dropping by to see one of the following presentations!

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Join Us! Second Annual Library Research Showcase (November 12, 2014, 12:30-4pm)

The University Library invites the campus community and friends of the library to its Second Annual Library Research Showcase from 12:30-4PM on Wednesday, November 12, 2014. Library faculty and academic professionals will present their research, which impacts a wide variety of library services as well as the global LIS profession and other scholarly fields. At the Showcase, you’ll find posters, tech demos, and lightning talks on digital humanities, the ethics of archives, information seeking behaviors, preservation both digital and analog, data, and more. A welcome and opening remarks by Dean of Libraries John Wilkin will precede the lightning talks.

Schedule

  • 12:30-1:30PM
    Poster Session and Tech Demos (Lunch Provided), Main Library Marshall Gallery and Room 106
  • 1:30-3PM
    Welcome and Opening Remarks, Dean of Libraries John Wilkin
    Lightning Talks, Social Sciences, Health, and Education Library (South Side, Room 101)
  • 3-4PM
    Posters Remain Available for Viewing, Main Library Marshall Gallery

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Save the Date! Library Research Showcase

The University Library invites the campus community to a Library Research Showcase from 12:30-4PM on Tuesday, November 19, 2013. Library faculty and academic professionals will present their research, which impacts a wide variety of library services as well as the global LIS profession and other scholarly fields. At the Showcase, you’ll find posters, tech demos, and lightning talks on information seeking behaviors, scholarly communications practices, digital humanities, global libraries and education, the history of libraries as well as sport in Latin America, and more. A welcome and opening remarks by Dean of Libraries John Wilkin and Executive Associate Vice Chancellor for Research Melanie Loots will precede the lightning talks.

Schedule

  • 12:30-1:30PM
    Poster Session and Tech Demos (Lunch Provided), Main Library 3rd Floor Corridor and Rooms 308 and 314
  • 1:30-3PM
    Welcome and Opening Remarks, Dean of Libraries John Wilkin and Executive Associate Vice Chancellor for Research Melanie Loots
    Lightning Talks, International and Area Studies Library Reading Room, 3rd Floor of Main Library
  • 3-4PM
    Posters Remain Available for Viewing, Main Library 3rd Floor Corridor

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