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NMRT Preconference at ALA Annual 

New Members Round Table will be hosting a preconference focusing on job searching for public, academic, and special libraries. NMRT members and student members can register for a discounted rate. For more information about the session, please see below. You can … Continue reading

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Get to Know LibLearnX 2024

By Mary Kamela, University at Buffalo Want to kick start 2024 with an opportunity for professional development and networking?   Consider attending ALA’s LibLearnX in Baltimore, Maryland from January 19-22, 2024.   LibLearnX, also known as the Library Learning Experience, is an … Continue reading

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Open Call for Resume Reviewers

Help ALA members refine resumes, acclaim achievements, and solidify success! The New Members Round Table Resume Review Service Committee is looking for volunteers to review resumes for our virtual review service. Reviewers should have at least 5 years of professional … Continue reading

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Join Us at the ALA Midwinter NMRT Orientation

Greetings from the NMRT Orientation Committee!  Is this your first conference?  Are you looking to meet more librarians?  Do you have questions about ALA, your professional journey, or the exhibit hall?  This is the place for you!  Join us this … Continue reading

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Apply for the 2017 Professional Development Attendance Award

This year’s Annual Conference Professional Development Attendance Award committee is happy to announce that they are now accepting applications for the 2017 cycle. This award will allow two recipients to attend a ticketed event of their choice ($100 or less) … Continue reading

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February 2017 Live Twitter Chat Summary: Professional Development

By: Carrie Fishner The focus of our live Twitter chat on February 23, 2017 was “professional development with limited budget and/or time”. The discussion was lively, with many responders sharing some of their biggest hurdles, as well as tips for … Continue reading

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NMRT February Live Chat: Professional Development with Limited Budget/Time

When: Thursday, February 23, 2017 Time:   2:00pm to 3:00pm, US/Eastern 1:00pm to 2:00pm, US/Central 11:00am-12:00pm, US/Pacific Professional development is a priority for most librarians. In today’s world of limited budgets, and sometimes even more limited time – how do you … Continue reading

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