The University Libraries of Augusta University are comprised of Reese Library, which serves mainly undergraduates as well as graduates in education, business, public administration, and psychology, and Robert B. Greenblatt, MD Library, which serves the health sciences professional schools (e.g., medicine, dentistry, nursing, allied health sciences). Augusta University is a consolidation of Augusta State University… Continue Reading Augusta University Libraries in the Spotlight
The Georgia Library Association awards two scholarships annually to students pursuing a master’s degree in library science. The Hubbard Scholarship, a $3,000 award, is intended to recruit excellent candidates for librarianship in Georgia and defray some of the costs of their education. The Beard Scholarship, in the amount of $1,500, is targeted for applicants of… Continue Reading Apply for GLA Scholarship – Deadline to apply May 19, 2017
Are you an academic librarian looking to get more involved in the Georgia Library Association? The Academic Library Division of GLA is currently seeking nominations for a Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect (a 3 year commitment), a Secretary (a 1 year commitment), and an ACRL representative (a 3 year commitment.) You can nominate yourself or suggest another worthy academic… Continue Reading Academic Library Division Election Call for Nominations
Atlanta Area Bibliographic Instruction Group (AABIG) Call for Proposals: AABIG welcomes conference proposals for the 2017 AABIG Conference on June 16, 2017 at West Georgia Technical College in Newnan, GA. What’s the Next BIG Thing?This year’s theme (above) can be interpreted in many ways. For example, we encourage librarians to present on: • innovations in… Continue Reading AABIG 2017 Call for Proposals Deadline Extended to Tuesday, May 16, 2017
From left to right: Ms. Jayne, Ms. Linda Sue, Ms. Polly and Ms. Rachel The Senoia Branch Library is one of four library branches within the Coweta Public Library System (CPLS). The Senoia Area Library was originally established as a City library in 1974 and became a part of the Coweta Library System in 2008.… Continue Reading Senoia Branch Library In the Spotlight
Seeing the Big Picture: Using Images to Understand Students’ Approaches to the Research Process – Webinar
Seeing the Big Picture: Using Images to Understand Students’ Approaches to the Research ProcessWednesday, May 3, 20172pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central)Register: https://goo.gl/EmCFNSDescription: Images can provide a valuable method of understanding user behavior. This presentation describes a project at the University of Nevada, Reno, where librarians asked students from different majors… Continue Reading Seeing the Big Picture: Using Images to Understand Students’ Approaches to the Research Process – Webinar
The Atlanta Emerging Librarians (AEL) are hosting their first informal mingle of 2017 at Escorpion on Cuatro de Mayo (May 4th) at 8:00pm. Join us for a night of excitement and mingling as we meet former and prospective emerging librarians and enjoy the authentic tastes and ingredients of Mexico. Details:When: May 4th from 8:00pm –… Continue Reading AEL Informal Meetup: Cuatro de Mayo – May 4, 2017
One of the goals of the ILL Interest Group is to promote communication and knowledge sharing within our ILL community. This year we will hold several meet-ups across the state in pursuit of this goal. We are happy to announce that our first ILL Meet-up will be for the South Georgia region on Friday, April… Continue Reading GLA Interlibrary Loan Interest Group South Georgia Meet-up
The GLA New Members Round Table and North Georgia Associated Libraries have teamed up to coordinate a networking meetup for the North Georgia area in May. We will be meeting in Dahlonega for lunch and a tour of the UNG Dahlonega Campus Library, plus other optional fun times! Join us at this North Georgia regional… Continue Reading GLA NMRT/NGAL Spring Networking Meetup May 13th!
The winter 2017 issue of the Georgia Library Quarterly is now available at http://digitalcommons.kennesaw.edu/glq/vol54/iss1/1 Georgia Library Spotlight – Gordon State College, Hightower Library Sonya S. Gaither Gordon State College Georgia Library Spotlight – Max Brown Family Resource Library, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite Laura Sinclair Max Brown Family Medical Library Georgia Library Spotlight… Continue Reading GLQ Winter 2017 Issue Now Available!