“Technology on demand: Implementing loanable technology services at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign” published in Library Hi Tech has been chosen as a Highly Commended Award Winner at the 2012 Literati Network Awards for Excellence. The paper was one of the most impressive pieces of work the journal’s Editorial Team had seen throughout 2011. The paper’s authors include Susan Avery, Jim Hahn, Lori Mestre, and David Ward–all of the Undergraduate Library.
Jim Hahn, orientation services and environments librarian, was chosen as an Outstanding Reviewer at the 2012 Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence. Each year, Emerald names and rewards the Outstanding Reviewers who contribute to the success of the journals. They are chosen following consultation amongst the journal’s Editors. Hahn was selected for the very impressive and significant contribution he made as a Reviewer to Reference Services Review throughout 2011.
Several University of Illinois library faculty presented at the IFLA World Library and Information Congress in Helsinki, Finland held from August 11-17, 2012. Below are short descriptions of each presentation with links to the full paper. Continue reading