Sara Benson Selected to Participate in 2020 ALA Policy Corps

Sara Benson, Copyright Librarian and Assistant Professor at the University of Illinois Library, has been selected by The American Library Association (ALA) to participate in the 2020 ALA Policy Corps. The ALA Policy Corps aims to develop a cadre of experts with deep and sustained knowledge of national public policies in areas crucial to ALA’s strategic goals. Continue reading

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Fall 2019 Publications by Library Faculty and Academic Professionals

As a companion to our previous post, we present some of the publications our Library faculty and academic professionals have published this past fall. Peruse the selected bibliography we have provided below to learn more about these topics.

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Fall 2019 Presentations by Library Faculty and Academic Professionals

This past fall, our Library faculty, and academic professionals traveled across the country to present on a wide variety of topics. As always, we congratulate our researchers on their important contributions to the University of Illinois and to Library and Information Science and other disciplines. A selected bibliography of these presentations is provided below.

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Sotomayor Publishes New Book, Olimpismo: The Olympic Movement in the Making of Latin America and the Caribbean

Dr. Antonio Sotomayor, Latin American and Caribbean Studies Librarian and Associate Professor at the University of Illinois Library, has published his book Olimpismo: The Olympic Movement in the Making of Latin America and the Caribbean, featured in the Sport, Culture & Society series of the University of Arkansas Press.
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