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This Week in IUL News

  • Registration for Librarians' Day 2013 Now Open
  • Indiana University Health Sciences Summit
  • Staff News

Library News and Events

Librarians' Day 2013

Registration for Librarians' Day 2013 Now Open

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

Don't forget to register for Librarians' Day 2013.  Registration closes TOMORROW, May 31.  If you do not register by May 31, you are not guaranteed a lunch.

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

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 - 3:30pm.  Lunch is included.

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

Questions?  Contact Elaine 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

I am pleased to announce that Hope Grebner has accepted the position of Project Archivist in the Office of University Archives and Records Management effective August 5.  This is a two year, Visiting Assistant Librarian position to arrange and describe the newly acquired congressional papers of Richard Lugar and Mike Pence.  Hope is a recent graduate of the IU School of Library and Information Science where she received the dual degree in history and library science with a Specialization in Archives and Records Management.  While at IU, Hope worked as a student assistant on the Birch Bayh Senatorial papers processing project, and during this summer is completing an internship with the archives staff within the United States Senate Historical Office.  Please join me in welcoming Hope to the Libraries.

Submitted by: Philip Bantin, Director of the Office of University Archives and Records Management, IUB


I am pleased to announce that Nick Homenda will be joining the Digital Collections Services department as the Digital Projects Librarian, a one year visiting assistant librarian position.  His first day will be Wednesday, June 5, 2013.

Nick comes to our department with many years of digital library, special collections, and archives experience including an earlier stint in 2005-2006 in the Digital Library Program as a Digitization Assistant while he was a graduate student at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music.  In 2010, Nick worked at the Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center at the University of Texas where he provided support across a broad spectrum of library and research services including: reference, instruction, metadata analysis for the Edgar Allen Poe digital collection, and curation of an exhibit in honor of Aaron Copland's A Lincoln Portrait. Upon graduation from the University of Texas, Nick headed to the University of South Carolina where he worked as the Music Librarian for Audio and Digital Services.  More recently, Nick was part of the IU Libraries' Scholarly Communication department, where he worked as the IUScholarWorks Coordinator.  Nick brings an impressive amount of experience and expertise to this position that will benefit the libraries and the scholars and students we serve as we in the IU Libraries explore the role of the Digital Collections Services department in light of the Scholars' Commons and Office of Scholarly Publishing.

Submitted by: Michelle Dalmau, Interim Head, Digital Collection Services, IUB
Book Drive

The tornadoes in Oklahoma caused much loss and devastation.  It is difficult to replace all that was lost, but the IUB School of Library and Information Science is trying to make a dent by having a book drive.  SLIS is teaming up with Moore Books for Moore Kids, located in Moore,Oklahoma.  The goal is to focus on mainly children's books, but teen or adult books will also be happily accepted.  Please limit your donations to new or gently used books.  Books will be collected until Thursday, June 30.  Drop off points are at: SLIS, room 11, Informatics West 102, and Lindley Hall 215.  Any help is much appreciated!
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