December 2004

Tuesday 28 December

  • STS Midwinter Meeting Schedule (10:00) - The Science and Technology Section has announced its ALA Midwinter meeting schedule.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • Water damage in UNew Mexico (09:50) - The Centennial Science and Engineering Library at the University of New Mexico suffered severe water damage over the Christmas week-end due to bursting pipes. Camila A. Alire, Dean of Library Services, expects that the renovation and restoration of both building... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Monday 20 December

  • Elsevier MDL US User Conference (13:42) - The next Elsevier MDL US User Conference in May 2005 may be interest to Englib readers as its theme is "Integration of Information to support Workflows and Decisions". It will take place in Scottsdale, AZ.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • STS Dinner at ALA Midwinter (13:20) - As reported earlier, the College Science Librarians and the Issues in Sci/Tech Library Management Discussion Group are co-sponsoring a dinner at ALA MidWinter. The details are now in: the dinner will take place on January 15, 5:30PM, at Skipjacks (199... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • New subject area in Knovel for textiles (11:30) - Knovel has added a new subject area in their e-books collection about textiles. Initial focus will be on the wet-processing area of the textiles industry to be followed later by Apparel; Carpets; Coated, Technical & Non-Woven Textiles; Fabrics; Fibers &... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • SLA-ST Awards nominations sought (11:09) - The Awards Committee for the Science-Technology Division of SLA is looking for nominees for its three annual awards: Bonnie Hilditch International Science-Technology Division Librarian Award Sci-Tech Achievement Award S. Kirk Cabeen Travel Stipend Award... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • Issue 10 of HEP online (11:00) - Issue 10 of High Energy Physics Libraries webzine is now out. Articles cover the practical application of the FRBR model of cataloguing, automatic keywording research, and reports from Cuba and the UK on their latest Open Access-related news.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • Librarian - California State University Bakersfield, Bakersfield, CA (10:55) - CSU Bakersfield, in Bakersfield, CA, is looking for one or two Librarians, including one with "interest and/or experience in science(s)".... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • Science/Government Documents Librarian - Millersville University, Millersville, PA (10:42) - Millersville University, in Millersville, PA is seeking a Science/Government Documents Librarian.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Saturday 11 December

Friday 10 December

  • Preliminary results for Hot Topics Survey (15:51) - Remember the 2004 Continuing Education "Hot Topics" Survey sponsored by several sci-tech library association divisions? Did you fill it? Some preliminary results have been made available. The top three interests are: Open access journals in the sciences Collaborating with faculty... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Thursday 9 December

  • Call for nominations for SLA-ENG (15:22) - The Engineering Division of SLA is now looking for nominations for two elected positions: Chair-Elect and Treasurer. The Chair of the Nominations Committee is Cheryl A. Hansen. Self-nominations are welcomed.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • ISTL call for articles (15:12) - Issues in Science & Technology Librarianship is now accepting proposals for articles for its upcoming issues. Abstracts should be sent to Andrea L. Duda for consideration. Author guidelines are available. Upcoming themes are: Winter 2005 Theme: Budgets (e.g., cost of... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Wednesday 8 December

  • Vector - new ebook collection from IoP (14:38) - The IoP has launched a collection of e-books called Vector. Vector, offers you electronic access, for the very first time, to over 170 books from our list, through an easy-to-use and fully searchable interface. All books published since 2000 have... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • Reference Coordinator - West Los Angeles, CA (14:15) - Library Associates is seeking a Reference Coordinator for a client located in West Los Angeles, CA. One year of previous library work experience, preferably in a biomedical, chemical or engineering environment is desired. The job number is #04-552.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • Electronic Library / Catalog Specialist - Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA (14:10) - The Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, in Richland, WA, is looking for a Electronic Library / Catalog Specialist. Even though it looks mainly like a Tech Services position, some public service is expected. Search job #108672 on the employment site.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Wednesday 1 December