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ALISE '20 Virtual Conference Registration Now Open!

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We are excited to have you join the Virtual ALISE 2020 Annual Conference.  Registration is now open!
Registration includes full access to the plenary session, multiple days of breakout sessions, networking opportunities, and the poster sessions.

 

Draft 2021-2025 Strategic Plan Issued, Attend Upcoming Virtual Town Halls

Draft 2021-2025 Strategic Plan Issued to Membership

Members Invited to Attend Virtual Town Hall Meetings

Every five years, the ALISE Board of Directors undertakes a strategic planning exercise. We are pleased to share the draft 2021-2025 Strategic Plan and invite you to participate in the next phase.

Preparation for Strategic Planning

To date, the ALISE Board of Directors completed the following:

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Announcing the 2020 ALISE Award Winners

2020 ALISE Award Winners

Join us in congratulating the 2020 ALISE award winners. Review the full list of award winners.

Recipients will be honored at the Annual Conference to be held in a virtual format October 14-22, 2020.

ALISE Statement on George Floyd

ALISE stands together with the family of George Floyd, and with all who experience the ongoing and deeply felt pain of structural racism.
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ALISE '20: Sponsorship Opportunities Now Available

The 2020 ALISE Annual Conference will be held in October 2020 in a virtual format. The theme is Transforming LIS Education in an Interconnected WorldLearn More

2020 ALISE Election: Candidates Announced

The ALISE Board of Directors is pleased to announce the slate of candidates for the 2020 ALISE Election. 

President Elect

Lisa O’ConnorUniversity of North Carolina-Greensboro
Mirah J. DowEmporia State University


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2020 ALISE Election Results

The ALISE Board of Directors is pleased to announce the results of the 2020 ALISE Election.

President Elect

Lisa O’ConnorUniversity of North Carolina-Greensboro



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ALISE Committee Volunteer and Interest in Board of Directors

ALISE Committee Volunteer Application and Interest in Board of Directors

ALISE is committed to maintaining a broad representation of our membership committees and welcomes volunteers from all areas including students, new and tenured, faculty, and part-time or adjunct faculty. 

Also new in 2020, indicate your interest in serving on the Board of Directors.

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COVID-19 Resources for LIS Community

COVID-19 Resources for LIS Community

ALISE is actively curating a list of resources for the LIS community. Learn More

ALISE Book Series: First Two Books Now Available

ALISE Book Series: First Two Books Now Available

 

E.J. Josey: Transformational Leader of the Modern Library Profession, by Renate L. Chancellor, provides a comprehensive examination of the life and professional career of E.J. Josey within the broader historical and political landscape of the civil rights movement. This book is available as an eBook and hardback.

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ALISE at ALA 2020

ALISE at ALA 2020

Due to reduced interest from institutional member schools, ALISE will not host a shared booth at the American Library Association's 2020 Annual Conference in Chicago, IL from June 26-June 29, 2020. We plan to see everyone again in 2021!

Photos from ALISE '19 Posted

ALISE '19 Photos

Photos from the ALISE 2019 Annual Conference are now available online via Flickr.

Registration Now Open for 2020 Leadership Academy

Register for 2020 Leadership Academy

Join ALISE for the 2nd annual Leadership Academy, January 30-31, 2020 in sunny Palm Desert, California. The Academy is intended for all prospective leaders in library and information science - the confident, the hesitant, and the curious. Register early and save!

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Announcing the 2019 ALISE Award Winners

2019 ALISE Award Winners

Join us in congratulating the 2019 ALISE award winners. Review the full list of award winners.

Recipients will be honored at the awards luncheon on Wednesday, September 25, 2019, at the Annual Conference in Knoxville, Tennessee.

2019 ALISE Election Results

2019 ALISE Election Results

The ALISE Board of Directors congratulates the newly elected President Elect and Director of Membership Services. Drs. Hirsh and Adkins will assume their respective elected positions in September at the 2019 ALISE Annual Conference.

President Elect

Sandy Hirsh, San Jose State University

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2019 ALISE Elections, Voting Now Open

2019 ALISE Elections

Personal members are invited to vote between April 5-19, 2019.

President Elect

Kristin Eschenfelder, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Sandy Hirsh, San Jose State University 

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ALISE at ALA 2019

ALISE at ALA 2019

ALISE will host a shared booth at the American Library Association's 2019 Conference in Washington, DC from June 21-June 24, 2019. ALISE will be located in booth number #3109 within the LIS Pavilion. Institutional members are invited to register for space in the shared booth. Register online today!

ALISE 2019 Keynote Announced

ALISE 2019 Keynote Announced: Jaya Raju 

ALISE is excited to announce the 2019 ALISE Annual Conference keynote speaker, Jaya Raju, PhD. Dr. Raju's keynote address is entitled "Shaping LIS Education for Blended Professionals in a Pluralist Information Environment: Global Reflections." Read more about Dr. Raju, her research, and ALISE 2019.

2019 ALISE Election Slate Announced

The ALISE Board of Directors is pleased to announce the slate of candidates for the 2019 ALISE Election. Voting will open April 5, 2019.

President Elect

Kristin Eschenfelder, University of Wisconsin-Madison

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