This Week in IUL News
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This Week in IUL News

  • InULA Annual May Business Meeting and Silent Auction
  • Registration for Librarians' Day 2013 Now Open
  • Indians Game at Victory Field
  • Indiana University Health Sciences Summit
  • Staff News

Library News and Events


InULA Annual May Business Meeting and Silent Auction

We will be having our Annual May Business Meeting on Thursday, May 23 from 1:00pm - 3:00pm in the Wells Library, E174, online at http://connect.iu.edu/inula2013/, and by phone at 812-856-7060 (code: 22589#).

This year, we are also re-introducing a silent auction which will open during the meeting - and we need your donations!  Please email Brandon Bowen of the InULA Programs & Social Committee (bowenb@ipfw.edu) with any items you wish to donate.  Proceeds from the auction will go towards the Research Incentive Grant fund, to assist librarians in conducting research. 

Submitted by: Kate Moore, Assistant Librarian, Coordinator of Electronic Resources, IU Southeast
 

Librarians' Day
 
Registration for Librarians' Day 2013 Now Open

EVENT:  Librarians' Day 2013
DATE:  Friday, June 7
PLACE:  IUPUI University Library

Registration is now open for Librarians' Day 2013.  To register and view the preliminary program, visit: http://guides.library.ipfw.edu/librariansday.

Register today!

Submitted by: Chanitra Bishop, Digital Scholarship and Emerging Technologies Librarian, IUB
 
Victory Field
Indians Game at Victory Field

Last year on June 1 at our annual IU Libraries group outing to Victory Field 40 folks from the Libraries enjoyed an Indians win.

Let's do it again this year!  Here are the particulars:

EVENT:  Indianapolis Indians vs. Durham Bulls
DATE:  Friday, June 7
TIME:  7:15pm
PLACE:  Victory Field, Indianapolis
COST: $12 per person

This year the Indians have reserved 40 seats for our group.  They are good seats in section 118 near first base and very close to the field.  If you are interested, please contact Tim Larson (tlarson@indiana.edu) and indicate how many tickets you want.  Family and friends are welcome.  All reservations should be made by Friday, May 24.

Submitted by: Tim Larson, CONSER/NACO Serials Cataloger, IUB


Indiana University Health Sciences Summit

All IU Librarians are invited to attend the Indiana University Health Sciences Summit on Tuesday, June 25, which will be held at the Ruth Lilly Medical Library, IU School of Medicine in Indianapolis.

Activities will include:
  • Hands-on sessions to enhance database searching skills in medicine, nursing, public health, allied health, dentistry, and psychology.
  • Opportunities to share teaching and training methods and resources on the health sciences.
  • Opportunities to network with colleagues across the state.
Registration is free and open to any IU Librarian.  Event hours are from 9:30am to 3:30pm.  Lunch is included.

Register here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/IUHealthSummit

Questions?  Contact Elain Skopelja at eskopelj@iu.edu or 317-274-8358.  A link to a flyer about the program can be found here.

Submitted by: Elaine Skopelja, Associate Librarian, Outreach & Liaison Coordinator, IUSOM


Staff News


We are delighted to announce that Becky Wood has accepted the position of Director of Communications, effective Thursday, May 23.  Becky comes to us from the University of Chicago where she served as senior writer for University Communications and worked on long-term strategic projects.  Before moving to Chicago, she served IU in several capacities, including as senior speech writer for the Office of the Provost.  A proud IU graduate, she received her PhD in English here in 2004 after completing graduate and undergraduate work at Wichita State University in Kansas.  Please join me in welcoming Becky to the Libraries.

Submitted by: Helene O'Leary, Assistant Dean for Advancement, IUB
Armed Forces Day
May 18 is Armed Forces Day!  Armed Forces Day was proposed by President Truman, established in 1949, and first observed in 1950.  President Kennedy established the day as an official holiday in 1962.  The holiday is intended for honoring those serving in any branch of the U.S. military - Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, or Coast Guard.  Armed Forces Day is often celebrated with parades, air shows, or other receptions.  The theme for this year's Armed Forces Day is "Strong and Resilient: Prepared to Meet Any Challenge."
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