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(via Anne Craig, CARLI Senior Director)

Please join us for our iSchool/CARLI Career Fair https://www.carli.illinois.edu/carli-ischool-career-fair  on November 14, 2019! Register here:https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/10180/employer_preview  (final day to register=October 25).

Some information about the Career Fair:

…You don’t have to have jobs open to be an employer at the Career Fair. You can be an employer who’s promoting their organization and letting students/graduates know about your wonderful library.

…As a CARLI member, your registration as an employer at the iSchool/CARLI Career Fair is at no cost to your organization.

…The iSchool anticipates record numbers of graduates/soon-to-be graduates attending this Career Fair. It’s the first one in Champaign!

…The iSchool and CARLI are hosting a mixer immediately following the Career Fair.

…This is the first-ever iSchool/CARLI Career Fair! Join us for this inaugural event.

…The Career Fair is the day before the CARLI Annual Meeting (Annual Meeting registration is now open at https://www.carli.illinois.edu/calendar/2019-11)

Let me know if you have any questions.

Posted in Calls and Requests, Conferences and Meetings (non-HSLI), Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois (CARLI), Library Organizations, Professional Development | No Comments »

(via the Illinois Library Association)

CARLI, in partnership with the iSchool at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, will host its first-ever Networking and Career Fair from 2:30 – 5:30 p.m. on November 14, 2019, at the Holiday Inn Conference Center in Champaign, IL.  All library types are welcome to attend.  A mixer with students and employers will follow the fair. Registration is required to attend the mixer.

Posted in Calls and Requests, Conferences and Meetings (non-HSLI), Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois (CARLI), Library Organizations | No Comments »

(via CARLI)

CARLI is planning an exciting day-long leadership symposium for mid-level leaders, “Mid-Level Leaders Symposium: CARLI′s Next Deans and Directors,” from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on September 25.  The event will feature Karen S. Goins, executive coach, facilitator, consultant, speaker, and author. Karen will guide attendees to:

·         Understand what leadership is

·         Discuss leadership competencies that increase success in a library environment

·         Have meaningful conversation with each other about senior leadership and upward mobility topics

·         Develop a personal plan to improve leadership competencies

·         Have fun during the day while the group is learning!

To register, visit the event page. Registration for this event is $50.00. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. A special room rate will be available for lodging on September 24 at theHoliday Inn Conference Center. To make a reservation, call 217-398-3400 and ask for the CARLI Leader Symposium. You can also book online and enter the code CRL with the date.

Posted in Conferences and Meetings (non-HSLI), Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois (CARLI), Library Organizations | No Comments »

(via Margaret Chambers, CARLI)

This is a reminder about the upcoming Project Outcome Webinar, presented by Sara Goek, ACRL Program Manager.

July 19, 2019, 10-11 a.m.

Register for the webinar by 5 p.m. on July 18 at https://www.carli.illinois.edu/project-outcome

Attendees will learn about the new Project Outcome for Academic Libraries surveys and resources. Project Outcome is a free toolkit that helps libraries measure four key learning outcomes – knowledge, confidence, application, and awareness – across seven library program and service areas.  The survey topics cover: Instruction, Events/Programs, Research, Teaching Support, Digital & Special Collections, Space, and Library Technology. The toolkit provides academic libraries of any size the means to easily measure outcomes and use that data as the basis for improvements and advocacy.

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(via Elizabeth Clarage, CARLI)

The University of Illinois at Chicago, Northwestern University, and CARLI are pleased to host the Association of College and Research Libraries: Standards for Libraries in Higher Education Workshop <http://www.carli.illinois.edu/acrl-workshop-standards-libraries-higher-education> at the University of Illinois at Chicago from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on October 29, 2019.

The learning outcomes for the program are:

*   Establish the library and institutional contexts to effectively engage in planning, self-study, accreditation, or program review processes.
*   Use the ACRL Standards for Libraries in Higher Education and other foundational documents as a framework to develop benchmarks, evaluate quality and performance, and demonstrate value to the institutional mission.
*   Evaluate various metrics and assessment tools to select the best approach for a given situation.
*   Examine the role of leadership in building a culture of assessment to engage all librarians and staff members in effective decision-making.

This workshop is intended for all librarians, library staff, and library administrators who need to demonstrate the value of their library by documenting their contributions to overall institutional effectiveness and/or to identify areas for quality improvement. Attendees are not expected to have previous experience applying the Standards. Though the primary audience is librarians, library staff, library administrators and other campus professionals in areas of assessment, institutional planning and improvement, and academic technology may be interested as well.

There is a $45 registration fee. A special room rate is available for lodging at Crown Plaza, West Loop location, on October 28, the day prior to the program.

For complete program, lodging, and registration information, visit the event page<http://www.carli.illinois.edu/acrl-workshop-standards-libraries-higher-education>.

CARLI is committed to bringing the high-quality ACRL RoadShow Traveling Workshops to member library staff. The “Standards for Libraries in Higher Education” RoadShow is the third program co-sponsored by member libraries and CARLI since 2018, including “Scholarly Communication: From Understanding to Engagement” and “Engaging with the ACRL Framework”.

Posted in Conferences and Meetings (non-HSLI), Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois (CARLI), Library Organizations | No Comments »

(via Anne Craig, CARLI Senior Director)

It is my pleasure to announce the Project Outcome Webinar, presented by Sara Goek, ACRL Program Manager. I hope you will join us for this program!

July 19, 2019, 10-11 a.m.

Register for the webinar here: https://www.carli.illinois.edu/project-outcome

Attendees will learn about the new Project Outcome for Academic Libraries surveys and resources. Project Outcome is a free toolkit that helps libraries measure four key learning outcomes – knowledge, confidence, application, and awareness – across seven library program and service areas.  The survey topics cover: Instruction, Events/Programs, Research, Teaching Support, Digital & Special Collections, Space, and Library Technology. The toolkit provides academic libraries of any size the means to easily measure outcomes and use that data as the basis for improvements and advocacy.

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(via CARLI)

CARLI is planning an exciting day-long leadership event for mid-level leaders, “Mid-Level Leaders Symposium: CARLI′s Next Deans and Directors,” from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on September 25, 2019.  The event will feature Karen S. Goins, executive coach, facilitator, consultant, speaker, and author. Karen will guide attendees to:

·         Understand what leadership is

·         Discuss leadership competencies that increase success in a library environment

·         Have meaningful conversation with each other about senior leadership and upward mobility topics

·         Develop a personal plan to improve leadership competencies

·         Have fun during the day while the group is learning!

To register, visit the event page. A registration fee of $50 will be charged. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. A special room rate will be available for lodging on September 24 at the Holiday Inn Conference Center. To make a reservation, call 217-398-3400 and ask for the CARLI Leader Symposium. You can also book online and enter the code CRL with the date.

Posted in Conferences and Meetings (non-HSLI), Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois (CARLI), Library Organizations, Professional Development | No Comments »

(via Anne Craig, CARLI Senior Director)

Reminder to join us Tuesday, June 4, 1:30 p.m. for the webinar about the Career Fair!

The School of Information Sciences + CARLI Networking and Career Fair will be held on Thursday, November 14, 2019, 2:30-5:30 p.m. The Career Fair is a result of CARLI’s partnership with the iSchool<https://ischool.illinois.edu/> at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and will be held at the Holiday Inn Conference Center<https://www.ihg.com/holidayinn/hotels/us/en/champaign/cmitc/hoteldetail?cm_mmc=GoogleMaps-_-HI-_-US-_-CMITC>, 101 Trade Center Drive, in Champaign on the day before the CARLI Directors Meeting and the Annual Meeting<https://www.carli.illinois.edu/calendar/2019-11>.

Career Fair registration is available online and is open to Illinois libraries, museums, archives, and businesses that hire information profession graduates. The Career Fair will be followed immediately by a mixer from 5:30-7:30 p.m., for networking, socializing, and to learn about an initiative to commemorate a special CARLI resource sharing 40th anniversary. CARLI Governing Members who would like to participate as an employer will not pay a registration fee.

Our fabulous partners at the iSchool provide an online tool called “Handshake” to assist both employers and job seekers. Employers will be required to use Handshake to register for the fair<https://illinois.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/10180>. Instructions<https://support.joinhandshake.com/hc/en-us/categories/202707307-Employer> for using the platform are available online, and we’ve arranged for a webinar to demonstrate Handshake and to chat about the Career Fair. The webinar will be held Tuesday, June 4, 1:30-2:30 p.m. To attend the webinar go to http://webjunctionillinois.adobeconnect.com/carli/ (registration is not required to attend the webinar).

Please let me know if you have any questions!

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(via Gwen Gregory, University of Illinois at Chicago, on behalf of CARLI)

Reminder:

Webinar: Building an OER Workshop For Your Campus

Day/Time: Wednesday, May 22, 2019 – 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Covering:

  • Why should we care about the cost of textbooks?
  • Finding an audience on your campus.
  • What OER is and what it isn’t including copyright & creative commons.
  • OER Resources:
    • Open Textbook Library
    • Other
  • The ask.
  • CARLI support for librarians:
    • Website
    • OTN resources including slide deck
    • How faculty review OTL textbooks
  • Q & A

How to Connect:

The webinar starts promptly at 10:00am.  Please connect: http://webjunctionillinois.adobeconnect.com/oer-tf/ at least five minutes prior to the webinar start.

This webinar will be recorded and posted to the CARLI website.

  • Audio for the webinar will be via Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) only.
  • All attendees will be able to ask questions of the presenters via a chat function within the software.
  • The most important part of the audio set up wizard is to ensure you can hear the audio.
  • Attendee microphones will not be used for this webinar.
  • The CARLI Office has created a webpage containing information on how to connect to CARLI webinars: Participating in a CARLI Webinar with Adobe Acrobat Connect Pro
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CARLI Announces Results for 2019 Board of Directors Election

(via Michelle Jean Haake, CARLI)

The election and appointment process for new members of the CARLI Board of Directors has been completed.

Directors elected to 3-year terms are: Spencer Brayton (Waubonsee Community College), Karen Janke (Erikson Institute), and Pattie Piotrowski (University of Illinois Springfield). The director elected to the 1-year term is Taran Ley (Southern Illinois University School of Medicine). Directors appointed to one-year terms are: Fred Barnhart (Northern Illinois University), John Small (North Central College), and Jacob Jeremiah (Oakton Community College).

All newly elected and appointed terms will begin July 1, 2019. Please join us in welcoming these new members of the CARLI Board.

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