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Registration for UNYSLA’s spring conference: Government Data: By the People, For the People is now closed. See you in Albany!

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Registration Closed – see you in Albany!

Registration Closed – see you in Albany!

Registration has closed for:

Career Development, Plan Your Future!

But, even if you haven’t registered, you are welcome to join us for any or all of the following activities the day before the conference!

UNYSLA Schedule for Thursday, April 21

Upstate New York Chapter of SLA Board Meeting

Our UNYSLA board meeting is open to all UNYSLA members. Members are welcome to join the board meeting in person or via GoToMeeting.

In-Person:

3 pm to 5 pm

Husted 110 (Rudolph Room) UAlbany Downtown Campus

Downtown campus map: http://www.albany.edu/map/img/8.5x11_downtown_map.pdf

Downtown campus address: 135 Western Avenue, Albany, NY 12203

Parking (free) is on the street.

GoToMeeting:

UNYSLA Spring Board Meeting

Thu, Apr 21, 2016 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM Eastern Standard Time

Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.

https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/244155693

You can also dial in using your phone.

United States : +1 (872) 240-3212

Access Code: 244-155-693

Tour of Dewey Library

5 pm

Hawley Hall, which houses the Dewey Graduate Library

UAlbany Downtown Campus

Standish Room Setup

6 pm to 7 pm

UNYSLA board members will be taking a look at the Standish Room setup for the next day’s conference.

Dinner at Creo

Dutch Treat (aka pay on your own) Please note that Creo is business casual (no jeans!)

7:30 pm

Creo Restaurant

1475 Western Avenue, Stuyvesant Plaza Albany, New York 12203

If you plan to join us for dinner and you are not registering for the conference, please email me (sjmcreyn@syr.edu) by the end of the day on Friday, April 15.

We hope you will join us!

 

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Save the Date – Career Development, Plan Your Future

Save the Date – Career Development, Plan Your Future

Date: Friday, April 22

Time: 8 am to 4 pm (exact start and end time may change, depending on session and speaker lineup)

Location: Standish Room, University at Albany, State University of NY

Please plan on joining the Upstate New York chapter of SLA (UNYSLA) to discuss Career Development, Plan Your Future.

Our key note speaker Lisa Norberg, a Principal at KN Consultants will share her experience on career development and planning your future.  Lisa has 20 years of experience in academic librarianship.

Registration and detailed schedule will be available soon. We hope to see you there!

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Registration is now open for A Look at Library Spaces

Registration is now open for A Look at Library Spaces

Registration is now open for UNYSLA’s spring conference A Look at Library Spaces on April 17, 2015.

Join UNYSLA for lively presentations and a panel discussion on academic, public, and special library spaces!

Key note speaker and Vice Provost and Neilly Dean of the River Campus Libraries at the University of Rochester Mary Ann Mavrinac will share her vision for an innovation hub in the library. We will also tour the VISTA Collaboratory. Our speakers include Ken Bolton, Research Librarian at Cornell University’s School of Hotel Administration, who will talk about how the Marriott Student Learning Center (a social learning space that replaced book stacks and a reference desk) has impacted library services; Wendy Quinn-Decatur, Associate Librarian at Albany Molecular Research, Inc., who will give us an overview and look towards the future for the library space and collection at AMRI; and Peter Wehner, Associate and Senior Architect at Passero Associates, who will talk about the decision-making process and design plans for the new Irondequoit Public Library.

Date: Friday, April 17
Time: 8:00 am – 3:30 pm
Location: Carlson Library on River Campus at the University of Rochester, NY (map)

For more details and to register visit: http://uny.sla.org/upcoming-events

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Registration Coming Soon!

Registration Coming Soon!

A Look at Library Spaces *

Date: Friday, 17 April 2015
Time: 8:00 am – 3:30 pm
Location: Carlson Library on River Campus at the University of Rochester, NY (map)

Join UNYSLA for lively presentations and a panel discussion on academic, public, and special library spaces!

Key note speaker and Vice Provost and Neilly Dean of the River Campus Libraries at the University of Rochester Mary Ann Mavrinac will share her vision for an innovation hub in the library. We will also tour the VISTA Collaboratory. Our speakers include Ken Bolton, Research Librarian at Cornell University’s School of Hotel Administration, who will talk about how the Marriott Student Learning Center (a social learning space that replaced book stacks and a reference desk) has impacted library services; Wendy Quinn-Decatur, Associate Librarian at Albany Molecular Research, Inc., who will give us an overview and look towards the future for the library space and collection at AMRI; and Peter Wehner, Associate and Senior Architect at Passero Associates, who will talk about the decision-making process and design plans for the new Irondequoit Public Library.

Registration and detailed schedule will be available soon. We hope to see you there!

*Note the slight change in title.

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Slides from Stacy Konkiel’s talk on Impactstory

Stacey Konkiel shares her slides Slides

Altmetrics are here: Are you ready to help your researchers? Brought to you by Upstate NY SLA from Upstate NY Special Libraries on Vimeo.

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Save the Date!

Save the Date!

Save the date for

The Future of Library Spaces and Collections

Date: Friday, April 17

Location: Carlson Library on River Campus at the University of Rochester, NY (map)

Please plan on joining the Upstate New York chapter of SLA (UNYSLA) to discuss the Future of Library Spaces and Collections.

Our key note speaker and Vice Provost and Neilly Dean of the River Campus Libraries at the University of Rochester Mary Ann Mavrinac will share her vision for an innovation hub in the library. We will also tour the VISTA Collaboratory.

Registration and detailed schedule will be available soon. We hope to see you there!

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Registration is closed for upcoming Altmetrics Webinar

Registration is now closed for today’s webinar: Altmetrics are here: Are you ready to help your researchers?

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