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Elaine Lasda Bergman Receives 2016 UNYSLA Member Merit Award!
 
Elaine Lasda Bergman Receives 2016 UNYSLA Member Merit Award!

Elaine Lasda Bergman Receives 2016 UNYSLA Member Merit Award!

Elaine Lasda Bergman was presented with the 2016 Upstate New York SLA (UNYSLA) Chapter Member Merit Award at the UNYSLA conference on October 21, 2016.  For those that don’t know Elaine, she is the Subject Librarian for Social Welfare, Gerontology, and the Dewey Library Reference collection at the Dewey Graduate Library at the University of […]

“Business Darwinism: CI an essential adaptation for survival”

Sarah Bratt recounts parts of UNYSLA’s spring conference: “Not the CIA: Competitive Intelligence and Analysis in the Real World.” Sarah attended the conference as a student shadow and has since graduated from Syracuse University with a Master’s in Library and Information Science.

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Reminder: Registration ends May 24th for Empire Collaborations

Empire Collaborations –– Registration Continues
NY3Rs/NYLA ASLSSection Academic Librarians 2014
SUNYLA 2014
University at Albany (Uptown Campus), June 9 – June 13

Registration Continues for Empire Collaborations  (Academic Librarians 2014 & SUNYLA 2014)!  Stay for a day or two, or stay for the week! Registration options abound!

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Crafting a Personal Brand

C/SLA is offering a webinar on Crafting a Personal Brand on Wednesday, May 7, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. (EDT).

The Crafting A Personal Brand webinar provides an overview of personal branding, including examples and analytical commentary by Chris Olson of Chris Olson & Associates, a consulting firm dedicated to creating and implementing marketing strategies for libraries and information providers. Learn about this fundamental component of marketing yourself and gain insight into managing others’ perceptions of you and your information services.

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SLA Building Sale Question and Answer Session

Join SLA President Kate Arnold, President-Elect Jill Strand, Treasurer John DiGilio and CEO Janice Lachance to learn more about the reasons behind the sale of our headquarters building. You will have the opportunity to ask questions during the session.

Date: Wednesday, 30 April 2014
Time: 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM (EDT)

Register Now*

Here’s some background information regarding the decision:

Memo re: Sale of SLA Headquarters Building*
February 2014

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Registration open for Empire Collaborations

Empire Collaborations – Three Conferences, One Trip – Registration Is Open

  • NYSHEI
  • NY3Rs/NYLA ASLS Section Academic Librarians 2014
  • SUNYLA 2014

SUNY ALBANY, June 9 – June 13

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UNYSLA Updates, Spring 2014

Dear Upstate NY Chapter of SLA,

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Freedom at Work: New & Old Concepts – Webinar

Join SLA’s Leadership and Management Division for our next Professional Development Webinar: Freedom at Work: New & Old Concepts

Date: April 23, 2014
Time: 2:00 pm EST

To register, go to: http://lmd.sla.org/2014/03/lmd-professional-development-series-freedom-at-work/

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Webinar: Get Ready for SLA 2014 in Vancouver

The SLA Baseball Caucus, along with the Western Canada Chapter and the Business & Finance Division are excited to announce this free webinar to help you get ready for SLA 2014.

Get Ready for SLA 2014 in Vancouver

Join us for this webinar on May 14, 2014, from 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT

Reserve your webinar seat now at:

https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/280005280

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About UNYSLA

UNYSLA is the upstate New York chapter of SLA. We provide professional development programming and networking opportunities for special librarians and information professionals.

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