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Ask the Copyright Experts – 2011 Fall Webinar

Ask the Copyright Experts – Fall Update
Date: 14 September 2011
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. ET
Price: No Charge for SLA Members

Presenters: Adam Ayer (LicenseLogic), Frederic Haber (Copyright Clearance Center), Lesley Ellen Harris (Copyrightlaws.com), and Keith Kupferschmid (SIIA)

This interactive session will explore recent developments in the copyright and licensing arena. The presentations and panel discussions always prove to be interesting and informative. Bring your questions!

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Have you voted SLA elections yet?

Voting is open!  SLA members vote for the President-Elect, Chapter Cabinet Chair-Elect, Division Cabinet Chair-Elect, and Directors.  Find out more about the candidates on the SLA website.

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New Member Profile: Meredith Ship

Meredith Ship recently completed her MSc in Library Science from City University London and is excited about the opportunity to begin a career as an information professional. Meredith has a BA in English and French from Dickinson College.

After obtaining her BA, she attended the University of Denver Publishing Institute to learn about the publishing industry. In August 2008 she completed an internship at BOA Editions, Ltd. where she learned the ins and outs of working in a small publishing house. In addition to her time at BOA, she also worked as a Team Lead at Teavana – a company that sells loose-leaf tea. While at Teavana, Meredith honed her customer service skills as she contemplated the next step in her career. In 2009, she enrolled in the Library Science program at City University London and moved overseas for 13 months. In her free time, Meredith loves to travel, bicycle, hike, read, and cook.

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New Member Profile: Samantha Quell

Samantha Quell is completing her Master’s degree in Library & Information Science at SUNY Buffalo. She has a B. A. in art history from SUNY Oneonta.

Samantha spent four years as a work study student in bibliographic services at SUNY Oneonta’s Milne Library, mostly managing online journal subscriptions. She also spent eighteen months as a book conservation intern at Syracuse University. These experiences led Samantha to the LIS field. She is currently interested in cataloging and building digital libraries. Samantha enjoys spending her free time reading, painting, making books and playing with her three-year old nephew.

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Toot Your Own Horn Preview – Jill Hurst-Wahl

“Why Assessment Matters: Defining Your Results” will be presented by Jill Hurst-Wahl at the April 8th UNYSLA meeting, “Toot Your Own Horn.”  Here is a preview:

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Results of SLA Board of Directors vote

 The 2010 election for the Board of Directors of the Special Libraries Association (SLA) drew a record turnout, as more than 27 percent of members helped elect five new members to the organization’s governing body.

When the polls closed at 5:00 p.m. Eastern time on 29 September, the election results were announced, as follows:

  • President-Elect: Brent Mai
  • Chapter Cabinet Chair-Elect: Ulla de Stricker
  • Division Cabinet Chair-Elect: Richard Huffine

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Last day to vote for SLA Board of Directors

Today is the last day you can vote for candidates for SLA Board of Directors. We hope you will have a moment to learn more about the candidates (including Upstate NY’s own Jill Hurst-Wahl).
Find out about the candidates:

Polls close at 5:00 E.D.T. 

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Vote for SLA Board of Directors

The SLA e-vote system for the 2011 SLA Board of Directors Election is now open. You will be able to cast your online ballot through 5:00 p.m. EDT on 29 September 2010.

Voting Instructions:

  1. Go to the SLA evote system at http://www.sla.org/evote
  2. Log in to the system using your SLA UserID and Password
  3. Click on the ballot name — “2011 SLA Board of Directors Election”

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When: April 13th, 2018

Where: Rochester, NY

 

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