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NMRT Emerging Leaders 2024 – Our Experiences

The weather was unusually cold and icy in Baltimore, Maryland, as we all made our way into the expansive convention center, ready for a day of meeting new people and getting to work. Although each of us had flown in … Continue reading

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Call for Applications: Student Chapter of the Year Award

Has your chapter had an outstanding year? Has membership in your chapter increased? Did your chapter develop and provide opportunities for members to participate in interesting and rewarding activities? Has your chapter received any awards? Do you have outstanding officers … Continue reading

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December Discussion – Imposter Syndrome

by Ella Gibson In December, NMRT facilitated a discussion on ALA Connect about Imposter Syndrome and the impact that it’s played in peoples educational and professional aspirations. The conversation brought up many great points and demonstrated how pervasive this feeling … Continue reading

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NMRT Member of the Month Spotlight: Taylor Worsham

Email: taylor@gunnisoncountylibraries.org Institution/Location of Institution: Gunnison County Library District (Colorado) Job Title: Marketing & Adult Programming Coordinator Brief Job Description: In true small library style, I have a range of responsibilities. From working the circulation desk to hosting community events to advertising our … Continue reading

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NMRT President December Update

Hello again, NMRT colleagues, We are entering into one of my favorite seasons of the year, where we are called on to reflect on gratitude and hope. This year, during our second holiday season of the pandemic, I’m grateful for … Continue reading

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October 2021 Online Discussion Forum Recap: Combatting the Librarian Stereotype

by Laura Birkenhauer The Librarian Stereotype If you’re plugged into the LIS field, you’re likely already aware of the librarian stereotypes. A 2015 American Libraries article sums it up well: “There are numerous librarian stereotypes, with the most recognizable being … Continue reading

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NMRT Virtual Event: Disability Justice in Libraries

Join ALA’s New Members Round Table for a virtual event featuring Jessica Schomberg on November 18th at 1 PM CST. Register here: http://bit.ly/2Xj5tK4

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NMRT 2020 Election Results!

Congratulations to our newly elected NMRT Board Members! Vice-President/President-Elect: Dani Brecher Cook Secretary: Deborah D. Allman Assistant Treasurer: Cara Calabrese Networking Director: Julie Gabb Outreach Director: Madison Sullivan Member Services Director: Veronica Leigh Milliner Thank you to all those who … Continue reading

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NMRT Midwinter 2020 Social!!

Are you an NMRT member looking to expand your professional network in a fun and casual environment during Midwinter? Join us on Sunday, January 26th from 6-8 p.m. at MilkBoy Philadelphia for the NMRT Midwinter Social! Your fellow NMRT hosts will … Continue reading

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Elizabeth Boden selected as 2020 NMRT Emerging Leader

The New Members Round Table (NMRT) is pleased to sponsor Elizabeth Boden as our 2020 Emerging Leader.  Elizabeth currently works as the Adult Services Manager at the North Riverside Public Library in Riverside, IL.  She works closely with her colleagues … Continue reading

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