SCIG Spring Program: "Teaching Research Data Management with the New England Collaborative Data Management Curriculum"

Registration is now open for the ACRL New England Chapter Scholarly Communication Interest Group’s spring program, offered as a pre-conference to the ACRL New England Chapter Annual Conference.
 
“Teaching Research Data Management with the New England Collaborative Data Management Curriculum”
 
When: Thursday, May 8, 2014, 8:30-4:30
 
Where: Hogan Campus Center, College of the Holy Cross (Worcester, MA)
 
This class is a “train the trainer” class and is intended for librarians who will be teaching best practices in research data management to science, health science, and/or engineering students and faculty. During the workshop, Elaine MartinAndrew Creamer, and Donna Kafel of the Lamar Soutter Library at the University of Massachusetts Medical School and Regina Raboin of Tisch Library at Tufts University will be demonstrating the components of the New England Collaborative Data Management Curriculum and discussing ways that the curriculum materials can be used and customized. Please note that this class is about teaching data management and not a course on data management. Attendees are expected to already have a broad understanding of data management concepts.
 
Registration cost: $25 (includes continental breakfast and lunch)
 
Register now!
 

A Collection of of Librarians: Speed Networking at URI

A Collection of of Librarians:  Speed Networking at URI

Calling professional librarians!

On Saturday, April 12, from 2pm to 4pm, Student ALA at URI will be hosting an event for GSLIS students to meet, greet, and network with professional librarians.  A Collection of of Librarians:  Speed Networking at URI will be held in the Multicultural Center's Hardge Forum on URI's Kingston Campus.

In order for this event to be successful WE NEED YOU!

Registration is Open: ACRL/NEC Spring 2014 Conference

The Association of College and Research Libraries - New England Chapter (ACRL/NEC) announces that registration is open for its Spring 2014 Conference!

We're All in This Together: Strengthening Librarians through Professional Development

Friday, May 9, 2014 @ College of Holy Cross, Worcester, MA

Numbers and Spreadsheets and Budgets (Oh my!)

Join us on March 7 for a practical program for people with little or no exposure to budgets who want to learn to effectively use numbers and develop budget-based communication tools to more easily tell their story to others as well as to better understand their organization. You'll hear from two librarian colleagues with strong but varied perspectives on developing budgets as a means of setting priorities and communicating needs. Case studies and hands on activities will provide the opportunity to practice and explore strategies in a safe environment.

SAVE THE DATE May 9, 2014 The ACRL/NEC Spring 2014 Conference

The Association of College and Research Libraries - New England Chapter (ACRL/NEC) announces its Spring 2014 Conference!

We're All in This Together: Strengthening Librarians through Professional Development

Friday, May 9, 2014 @ College of Holy Cross, Worcester, MA

Membership for 2014

JOIN/RENEW for the 2014 Membership Year

ACRL/NEC annual membership runs from January 1st – December 31st

NEW February 2014 Eventbrite Membership Linkhttps://feb-2014-acrl-new-england.eventbrite.com

Please see our membership page for more information:  http://www.acrlnec.org/content/become-member

COEXIST: Workplace Culture

The Access Services Interest Group (ASIG) is holding a winter conference entitled COEXIST: Workplace Culture, on Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Hogan Center, College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA,  from 9 am to 3pm.
Featured speakers are:

Michael Krasulski, an editor of Twenty-First-Century Access Services: On the Front Line of Academic Librarianship

Brian Greene, from Northeastern University, who will speak on their  re-organization, and the changes in Access Services that accompany their library’s move into the digital era.

Desperately Seeking Treasurer-Elect

Desperately Seeking Treasurer-Elect

The New England Chapter of ACRL seeks members willing take relationship with the Chapter to the next level:  Leadership.

Christine Drew Scholarship

The Christine Drew Scholarship is to enable a member of ACRL/NEC to attend one track of ACRL Immersion. The scholarship is available to those ACRL/NEC members who have been accepted into an upcoming ACRL Immersion track or have attended ACRL Immersion in the past calendar year. Preference will be given to those applicants who are attending their first ACRL Immersion.

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