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2018 ALA NMRT President’s Program: Authenticity & Self-Expression in the Library Profession

2018 ALA NMRT President’s Program Authenticity & Self-Expression in the Library Profession Friday, 6/22 from 1-4PM More information: https://tinyurl.com/NMRT2018 The New Members Round Table (NMRT) President’s Program at the 2018 ALA Annual Conference will explore authenticity in the library profession. This preconference workshop … Continue reading

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NMRT Member of the Week Spotlight: Jessica Calderwood

Institution/Location of Institution: University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ Job Title: Library Information Analyst Brief job description: I wrangle all sorts of numbers about equipment and space use into understandable graphs and reports that Leadership and Administration use to make decisions … Continue reading

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Apply for the NMRT Professional Development Attendance Award today!

NMRT members are invited to submit an essay to win a ticket to attend a ticketed event of their choosing at the 2018 ALA Annual Conference in New Orleans, LA. The award is intended to facilitate professional development and networking … Continue reading

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New Members Round Table Volunteer Application Now Open

Do you need professional development experience to further your career? Would committee experience help you get on other committees that you really want to be part of? Consider volunteering with New Members Round Table (NMRT). One of the ways that … Continue reading

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POSTPONED — Save the date: “Networking Matters” Webinar – April 6 @ 11am EST

4/2/2018 – The Networking Matters webinar scheduled for Friday, April 6th at 11 am EST/ 10 am CST has been postponed. A future date and time will be shared in the near feature. Our thanks for your interest! Join the NMRT Online Programs Committee on April 6, 2018 at 11am … Continue reading

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February 2018 Online Discussion Summary: Library Cooperation

By: Lara Harrison The discussion in February focused on partnerships between libraries and other institutions or organizations, including other types of libraries. The discussion began by asking if any had worked with cooperative programs or campaigns, beyond the usual interlibrary … Continue reading

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NMRT 2018-2019 Candidates : Vice-President/President-Elect

ALA elections are here and this year NMRT is electing a Vice-President/President-Elect, Treasurer, Secretary, Outreach Director, Member Services Director, and Networking Director. Below, our candidates answer a few questions about their plans for the position. Candidate: Nicole LaMoreaux Question 1: … Continue reading

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NMRT 2018-2019 Candidates: Member Services Director

ALA elections are here and this year NMRT is electing a Vice-President/President-Elect, Treasurer, Secretary, Outreach Director, Member Services Director, and Networking Director. Below, our candidates answer a few questions about their plans for the position. Name: Madison Sullivan Question 1: … Continue reading

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NMRT 2018-2019 Candidates: Outreach Director

ALA elections are here and this year NMRT is electing a Vice-President/President-Elect, Treasurer, Secretary, Outreach Director, Member Services Director, and Networking Director. Below, our candidates answer a few questions about their plans for the position. Name: Christina Rodriguez Question 1: … Continue reading

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NMRT 2018-2019 Candidates: Secretary

ALA elections are here and this year NMRT is electing a Vice-President/President-Elect, Treasurer, Secretary, Outreach Director, Member Services Director, and Networking Director. Below, our candidates answer a few questions about their plans for the position. Candidate: Jennifer Wilhelm Question 1: … Continue reading

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