"association" archive

Friday 7 January

  • Volunteer opportunities at Sci-Tech News (10:52) - (I may be late for this but here goes...) Sci-Tech News, the bulletin of the Sci-Tech, Chemistry, Engineering, Materials Research and Manufacturing, Transportation Divisions and the Aerospace Section of the Engineering Division of SLA, is looking for two volunteers: Advertising... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Monday 20 December

  • 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

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

Friday 26 November

  • ACRL-STS Publications Committee Virtual Meeting (12:45) - The Publications Committee of the Science and Technology Section of the ACRL is trying out a new way of holding meetings, virtually that is. Instead of meeting at ALA Midwinter, the Committee will be meeting via email the week of... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Tuesday 16 November

  • SLA-ENG Awards nominations sought (12:58) - The Awards Committee of the SLA-Engineering Division is now accepting nominations for two awards: the 2004/2005 Elsevier Engineering Information/SLA Engineering Librarian Award and the INSPEC Travel Stipend Award. Deadline is March 1st for both. For nominations or more information for... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • ASEE-ELD Awards nominations sought (11:35) - The ELD Awards Committee is seeking nominations for three annual awards: Homer I. Bernhardt Distinguished Service Award Best Paper Award Best Reference Work Award Send all nominations via regular and/or e-mail to: John C. Teleha, F.D. Bluford Library, North Carolina... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • Membership brochure for CINF (10:57) - The ACS Division of Chemical Information (CINF) has a new membership recruitment brochure online. Print copies can be requested with Alan Engel or Silvia Lee.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Thursday 11 November

  • Call for nominations for SLA-PAM (15:19) - The Nominating Committee of the Physics-Astronomy-Mathematics Division of SLA is requesting nominations Chair-Elect and Secretary. The deadline for nominations is January 7, 2005. The Chair of the Committee is Debra Bailey. The Chair-Elect serves: As Chair-Elect: June 2005 - June... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Saturday 23 October

  • SLA-PAM International Membership Award Call for Nominations (22:56) - The PAM division of the SLA is now accepting nominations for its International Membership Award. The award is to be presented to a librarian from the Developing World and provides a two-year membership to SLA, for the years 2005 and... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • SLA-PAM Governing Document revision process (22:45) - The PAM division of SLA will be calling for comments soon on the latest update of the revised Governing Document for the Division. Kristine Fowler just sent a note last Thursday on the PAM listserv on the subject, copied below.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • PAMnet listserv (22:26) - The SLA-PAMnet listserv is in the process of moving from the Yale server to its new host at Notre Dame. Some glitches and duplication of messages could happen during the period and the new list owners, Parker Ladwig and Thurston... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • 2004 Continuing Education "Hot Topics" Survey (22:21) - Ok, I'm late with it, so take this as a reminder: the ALA's ACRL Science and Technology Section, the American Society for Engineering Education Engineering Libraries Division, and the Special Libraries Association Science-Technology Division are collaborating on a survey to... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Tuesday 5 October

  • Oberly Award for Bibliography in the Agricultural or Natural Sciences (11:22) - December 3rd is the deadline for nominations to the Oberly Award for Bibliography in the Agricultural or Natural Sciences, offered by the ACRL. The biennal award is for the best English-language bibliography in the field of agriculture or a related... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Wednesday 15 September

  • SLA-ENG volunteering opportunity (15:38) - The Engineering Division of SLA is looking for volunteers for its Awards Committee. There are two awards to be distributed: the Elsevier Engineering Information/SLA Engineering Librarian of the Year Award and the INSPEC Travel Stipend Award. The Awards Committee works... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Saturday 11 September

  • NY City Science librarians meeting (12:58) - The next METRO Science Librarians SIG meeting will take place Monday, October 4th from 1:30 to 4:30 PM at the METRO Headquarters (57 East 11th Street, 4th Floor, New York, NY). Program: The Academic Cybrarian in 2014 by Claudia Perry,... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • ASEE-ELD nominations sought (12:35) - The ELD Fall newsletter is now out and the ELD Nominating Committee (Charlotte Erdmann, Linda Musser, Larry Thompson) is now seeking nominations for the positions of Director and Secretary / Treasurer. The Secretary / Treasurer position begins a four year... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Wednesday 25 August

  • SLA-PAM volunteering opportunity (15:42) - The PAM division of the SLA is looking for a liaison to Turpion. For more info, contact division chair Cynthia Holt. You can also contact Frances Knudson, the Publisher Relations Committee Chair for PAM for more information about PAM liaisons... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Thursday 29 July

  • SLA-PAM volunteering opportunity (20:34) - The PAM division of the SLA is looking for a liaison to Kluwer (now Springer). For more info, contact division chair Cynthia Holt. You can also contact Frances Knudson, the Publisher Relations Committee Chair for PAM to discuss some guidelines... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Friday 9 July

  • International Mathematical Union's Committee on Electronic Information and Communication (14:58) - Back from vacation... As other organizations are preparing recomandations on similar subjects, the International Mathematical Union's Committee on Electronic Information and Communication has issued in 2002 their Recommendations on Information and Communication, including Best Current Practices for Mathematicians for Librarians... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Wednesday 2 June

  • SLA-PAM volunteering opportunities (14:08) - Volunteers for several PAM Committees and Board positions for the upcoming year are needed: Public Relations Committee Chair Assistant Bulletin Editor 2005 Astronomy Roundtable Moderator 2005 Computer Science Roundtable Moderator 2005 Mathematics Roundtable Moderator 2005 PAM Wide Roundtable Moderator 2005... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • ASEE-ELD vote (13:55) - The online ballot for Secretary / Treasurer and Director is now available for voting. Deadline is 11:59 PM, EST, Tuesday, June 15, 2004. Use your membership number to vote. Candidates have prepared statements linked from the ballot.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Monday 24 May

  • ASEE-ELD Punch List (14:04) - The ELD Punch List of Best Practices for Electronic Resources has been unanimously endorsed by the ELD membership. It is planned to update the List every other year. Every engineering and science librarian is invited to use the list as... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Friday 21 May

  • SLA-ENG Award winner (13:27) - The Awards Committee of the Engineering Division has announced that Kathy Nordhaus is the winner of the 2003/2004 Elsevier Engineering Information / SLA Engineering Librarian Award. Ms. Nordhaus, a Senior Technical Librarian at Raytheon Co., will be honored at the... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Thursday 20 May

  • NY City Science librarians meeting (11:36) - The next METRO Science Librarians SIG meeting will take place June 11 from 1:30 to 4:30 PM at METRO Headquarters (57 East 11th Street, 4th Floor, New York, NY). Program: Aditi Bandyopadhyay - Free Science, Technology and Medical Databases Claudia... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • SLA-CHEM Strategic Plan (11:25) - The draft version of the proposed Strategic Plan for 2003-2008 for the Chemistry Division of SLA has been posted on the Division website. Questions and comments can be sent to Susanne J. Redalje. The draft will be discussed in Nashville.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Wednesday 12 May

  • More ASEE-ELD Liaisons needed (14:42) - The ELD Liaisons Program has openings for 2-year term liaisons to: SLA PAM Division SLA Engineering Division ACRL STS Division American Society for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T), Scientific & Technical Information (STI) Division (position reposted) The Duties: The most... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Monday 10 May

  • ACRL-STS elections (11:08) - The newly elected leaders for STS are: Julia Gelfand, Vice-Chair, Chair-Elect Susan Kimball, Secretary Also, all three STS by-law changes were approved by an overwhelming majority.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • ASEE-ELD news (10:50) - Different news about the Engineering Libraries Division of the ASEE. The Nominations Committee presented the slate of candidates for Division offices. Candidates will prepare statements that will be presented to the membership later in May: Secretary/Treasurer, 2004-05 - Greg Raschke,... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Friday 30 April

  • ELD - Punch List vote (14:50) - For members of ASEE-ELD, voting for the endorsement of the Biennial Punch List of Best Practices for Electronic Resources is near. Voting will start at 12:01 am EST, Sunday May 2nd and end promptly at 11:59 pm on Sunday, May... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Tuesday 27 April

  • ELD Awards winners (11:24) - ASEE-ELD has announced its awards winners for 2004: The 2004 Homer I. Bernhardt Distinguished Service Award recipient is Mel DeSart, Head of the Engineering Library at the University of Washington. The 2004 Best Paper Award goes to Maliaca Oxnam, University... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Thursday 22 April

  • ASEE-ELD Liaison needed (12:52) - The ELD Liaisons Program has an opening for an organizational liaison to the Scientific & Technical Information (STI) special interest group of the American Society for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) for a 2-year term, starting immediately. The Duties: The... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Thursday 15 April

  • ACRL - STS - involvement opportunity (15:24) - The Science & Technology Section of ACRL is searching for a Co-Chair for the General Discussion Group. Discussion groups (of which STS has 5) generally plan informal discussions on timely topics of interest for ALA Midwinter and Annual meetings. Topics... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Friday 9 April

  • ELD volunteering opportunities (11:19) - Several positions are now open for the ASEE-ELD committees, the last two being brand new: Awards Chair Membership Chair Publications Chair Literature Guide Chair (under the direction of the Publications Chair) Secretary / Treasurer Director Reference 24 x 7 Task... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Wednesday 7 April

  • SLA-ENG Awards (10:27) - The Engineering Division Awards Committee of the Engineering Division of SLA is now accepting nominations for the 2003/2004 Elsevier Engineering Information/SLA Engineering Librarian Award. Criteria are: Membership in good standing for one year in the SLA Engineering Division as of... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Friday 2 April

  • ELD Elections (15:00) - Members of ASEE-ELD, if you wish to vote on the board elections, you need to make sure you are a current member of ASEE by the June 1st 2004 cutoff date. Elections will be done electronically this year. The ballot... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Tuesday 30 March

  • ASEE-ELD site moved (09:37) - The ELD website has moved to its new location. The URL is now http://www.lib.ucdavis.edu/eld/. Its new webmaster is Bob Heyer-Gray, of the Physical Sciences & Engineering Library at UC-Davis.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Thursday 18 March

  • Marion E. Sparks Award recipient announced (16:08) - The Chemistry Division of SLA announced the name of the recipient of their Marion E. Sparks Award for 2004, Meris Mandernach. Ms. Mandernach is a new Science Instruction Coordinator/Bibliographer at the Science Library, Loyola University, Chicago, Lake Shore Campus, since... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • SLA Sci-Tech Awards (16:06) - The April 1st deadline is fast approching for the two SLA's Science-Technology Division Awards. The SciTech Achievement Award is reserved for those recipients whose professional work is marked by distinction and dedication to scientific and technical librarianship. The purpose of... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Monday 1 March

  • New URL for CINF (13:37) - The American Chemistry Society (ACS) Division of Chemical Information moved its website to http://www.acscinf.org/cinf/. The website itself has been reorganized and archival content from the old website is being migrated. The CINF technical program and abstracts for this March ACS... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • SLA-ENG elections (13:31) - Members of the SLA Engineering Division will soon receive a ballot through email for its board elections. If you don't receive anything, check with Sara Tompson and update your email address with SLA HQ. This ballot is to be printed... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Friday 13 February

  • SLA-DCHE newsletter out (11:01) - The lastest issue of the SLA Chemistry Division newsletter is now available. Contributions are always welcome (conference impressions, recent promotions, job changes, presentations, articles, etc). The division will also be looking for a new editor in time for the Summer... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Friday 6 February

  • 2004 Brian Stockdale Memorial Award (19:37) - The International Society for Patent Information (PIUG) is now accepting nominations for its 2004 Brian Stockdale Memorial Award. The award covers standard travel expenses and conference registration fees to the PIUG Annual Meeting (Baltimore, May 22-27) for a amount... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Thursday 5 February

  • New infolit list from ELD (10:54) - The Engineering Libraries Division (ELD) of the ASEE launched a new discussion list, ELD-ILit, to support ELD's Special Interest Group (SIG) for Information Literacy: "ELD-ILit is designed for exchanges addressing issues related to information literacy and library instruction within engineering... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Tuesday 3 February

  • New York City Science Librarians meeting (09:59) - If you are in the Big Apple, the New York City Science Librarians group will have a meeting Friday February 27th. On the program is a lecture, by Dr. David Goodman of the C.W. Post Palmer School of Library and... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Saturday 24 January

  • SLA-DCHE elections (09:50) - The Chemistry Division of SLA is seeking nominees for the positions of Chair-Elect and Treasurer. To nominate yourself or somebody else, contact Suzanne Fedunok. See the Bylaws for more information on the positions.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Monday 12 January

  • Webmaster needed for ASEE-ELD (14:44) - A volunteer is needed to take on the duties of webmaster for the division. Send your candidature to Larry Thompson along with the following information: 1. What experience do you have creating web pages? Please send URLs of pages you... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • SLA-Eng Elections (14:29) - The SLA-Eng Nominations Committee is now seeking nominations to two positions in the division: Chair-Elect and Director. More information about the duties can be found on the division website. Nominations are requested before January 30th and can be sent to... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • ASEE-ELD Awards (14:17) - The ELD Awards Committee is seeking nominations for its three annual awards (distinguished service; best paper; best reference work). Deadline is March 31st.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Tuesday 6 January

  • SLA Sci-Tech Elections (10:29) - Joseph Kraus, Sci-Tech Division Secretary, will be emailing ballot information to members within the next 24 hours. If you do not receive anything, send him the correct email address. You will have to contact SLA to let them know of... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Saturday 20 December

  • Steven I. Goldspiel Memorial Research Grant (16:14) - The SLA is now accepting applications for the 2004 Steven I. Goldspiel Memorial Research Grant. This research fund supports "research projects focused on the needs and concerns of information professionals in special libraries and related venues". The focus is on... | 0 Comments

Tuesday 16 December

  • Reception at ALA Midwinter for STS Section (15:50) - Institute of Physics (IOP) Publishing will host a special Science Technology Section reception at ALA MidWinter. This event will take place Saturday, January 10th, 2004 at 5:30 to 7:00 in the evening, Torrance Room, South Tower, 4th floor in the... | 0 Comments

Tuesday 25 November

  • ACRL - STS: call for volunteers (14:56) - Chair-Elect Jeanne Davidson of the Science and Technology Section of ACRL will be looking for volunteers for the Division committees in the coming months. You can read more about the committees on the STS website.... | 0 Comments

Friday 31 October

  • 2003/2004 Elsevier Engineering Information/SLA Engineering Librarian Award (15:17) - SLA's Engineering Division Awards Committee is now accepting nominations for the 2003/2004 Elsevier Engineering Information/SLA Engineering Librarian Award. Candidates are encouraged to nominate themselves, or an associate may nominate them. Deadline for completed applications to Janifer T. Holt is May... | 0 Comments

Saturday 11 October

  • George Mandel Memorial Award (15:50) - The Aerospace Section of SLA's Engineering Division is now accepting nominations for its annual George Mandel Memorial Award. Nominating period stops December 1st.... | 0 Comments

Friday 26 September

  • Volunteers for the SLA Asian Chapter (14:22) - The SLA Asian Chapter (covering twenty-one countries namely, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, China, Hongkong, India, Indonesia, Laos, Macau, Malasia, Mynmar, Mangolia, Nepal, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Srilanka, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam) is looking for volunteers from all these countries to... | 0 Comments
  • ASEE-ELD (14:18) - Lots of activity coming up from ELD. First, ELD has a new website. Second, call for papers: In Salt Lake City, Liz Mengel will be moderating a session on assessment and measurement and is welcoming abstracts. Najwa Hanel is moderating... | 0 Comments

Friday 29 August

  • ASEE-ELD September newsletter (15:37) - Sandy Lewis, the new editor of the ELD newsletter, is requesting submissions (for example, conference session summaries, new member bios, committee reports, liaison updates, general news about members or libraries) for the September issue. Deadline is September 12.... | 0 Comments

Monday 18 August

  • ASEE-ELD Call for papers (15:10) - ELD just published its preliminary session topics for the 2004 annual conference: - Libraries as a place/Planning innovative scitech library facilities and services for the 21st century. - Assessment & Statistics. Example: measuring use of collections. We are interested in... | 0 Comments

Friday 25 July

  • ELD - committee chair vacancies (15:01) - ELD has three committee chair vacancies. Two are for existing committees, and one is for a newly formed committee: - Accreditation Chair - Archivist Chair - ELD Development Committee (new committee) This "new Committee will consist of liaisons to the... | 0 Comments

Wednesday 23 July

  • IFLA Survey (15:21) - The IFLA Section of Science and Technology Libraries has announced the completion of its Survey of Scientific and Technological Information Needs in Less-Developed and Developing Countries. This is an ongoing projects where comments are welcomed.... | 0 Comments

Tuesday 17 June

  • SLA name change (14:36) - Well, this not breaking news anymore but for those still not in the know: SLA members voted decidedly to keep the Special Libraries Association name.... | 0 Comments

Wednesday 4 June

  • ELD this and that (10:30) - ELD is now looking to fill some of its committee chairs. The chairs serve two-year renewable terms. Available for the new year are: - Archivist - E-Discussion Lists Editor - Liaisons Program - Membership Directory - Webmaster - Mentoring Task... | 0 Comments

Monday 19 May

  • ASEE-ELD Awards announced (13:25) - ELD's Awards Committee has announced this year's winners: - the Homer I. Bernhardt Distinguished Service Award will be presented to Christy Hightower, Engineering Librarian at the University of California Santa Cruz. - the 2003 Best Paper Award goes Ibironke (Ronke)... | 0 Comments

Thursday 15 May

  • SLA Annual Business Meeting (14:53) - Interested parties can attend the Annual Business Meeting at SLA this June without having to register for the whole conference. This is the infamous meeting on June 11 where the future name of the association will be decided (Information Professionals... | 0 Comments
  • ELD - Bylaws and ballot (13:45) - The second version of the revised bylaws are online. Comment before Tuesday, May 20th. And The nominating committee has announced the 2003 slate of candidates for both Director and Secretary/Treasurer. For Director: - Honora Nerz, North Carolina State University -... | 0 Comments

Friday 9 May

  • SLA HQ for sale? (16:00) - An Open Forum to discuss the potential sale of the SLA headquarters building will be held on Tuesday, May 20, 10:00am at the SLA headquarters conference room, 1700 18th Street NW, Washington, DC. For RSVP.... | 0 Comments

Tuesday 6 May

  • ELD bylaws (13:39) - ASEE-ELD is revising its bylaws this June and asks for comments from its members. Revisions to the bylaws have been posted. If time permits, comments will be incorporated in time for the conference. Keep viewing the webpage for the different... | 0 Comments

Wednesday 30 April

  • Class by SLA-PAM in NYC (14:53) - The Physics-Astronomy-Mathematics Division of SLA will offer a CE class for new or not-so-new librarians at the conference in NY. Let's Get Physical! Physical Science Reference Fundamentals for Non-Scientists will take place on Saturday, June 7, from 8:00am to 12:00pm.... | 0 Comments
  • A Web chair for SLA-Eng (13:56) - A strong hint has been given by Sara Tompson, current chair of the Engineering Division of SLA: the division needs a Web chair for next year. Multiple other opportunities to volunteer also exist.... | 0 Comments

Friday 25 April

  • SLA-Eng new elected officers (11:04) - Congrats to the Engineering Division new elected Chairs and officers: - Chair-elect: Mary Steiner, University of Pennsylvania - Treasurer: Kathleen (Katy) Nelson, University of Victoria - Secretary: Amanda Dingus Kindall, EMS Technologies... | 0 Comments

Thursday 24 April

  • SLA-Sci-Tech new chair (13:06) - Dara R. Combs and Joseph R. Kraus have both been elected as, respectively, Chair Elect and Secretary of the SLA - Sci-Tech Division for 2003-4. Congrats to both!... | 0 Comments

Wednesday 23 April

  • Reminder for Award (10:04) - The deadline for the 2003 Elsevier Engineering Information/SLA Engineering Librarian Award is May 16th. You can self-nominate or nominate a deserving colleague.... | 0 Comments

Friday 18 April

  • IEEE StandardsEurope portal (10:17) - On December 2, 2002, we told you about the new IEEE Standards portal. The Institute is now launching StandardsEurope, a Web portal for its European standards community. [IEEE Newsletter]... | 0 Comments

Tuesday 15 April

  • SLA Sci-Tech is looking for volunteers (14:14) - James Manasco, Chair-Elect of the SLA Science and Technology Division, is looking for a few good men and women interested in chairing or working on the Division committees in the coming year. You got to like James' sig file, containing... | 0 Comments

Saturday 22 March

  • ELD Member Directory (16:21) - The ELD Directory of Members will be updated sometimes between now and the Annual Conference in June. You can request a PDF copy of the Directory with Andy Stewart and send him any updating necessary.... | 0 Comments

Thursday 20 March

  • Astronaut program for SLA scientific divisions (15:29) - The Engineering, Sci-Tech and Aerospace divisions just added a new event to their program for SLA's annual conference. NASA astronaut Dr Daniel Barry is to talk about use of information in space. The talk, #630, is called Information in Space... | 0 Comments

Saturday 8 March

  • ELD program at Nashville (11:58) - The ELD program for Nashville is now online. Open the drop down menu for Session Sponsoring Division and search by Engineering Libraries.... | 0 Comments
  • ASEE-ELD Awards (11:55) - It is now time to submit nominations for three association awards. Deadline for nominations is March 31st. 1. Homer I. Bernhardt Distinguished Service Award 2. Best Paper Award 3. Best Reference Work Award... | 0 Comments
  • SLA-Eng Elections (11:51) - The slate of candidates for the Engineering Division of SLA elections is now available. The ballots will be arriving in the mail shortly.... | 0 Comments

Wednesday 5 March

  • IFLA project (13:06) - The IFLA Section of Science and Technology Libraries is asking for help: they want to gather information regarding studies and reports about the needs of scientific and technological libraries in less-developed and developing countries. If you know of any such... | 0 Comments

Wednesday 26 February

  • SLA-ST Division elections (15:39) - Members of the Sci-Tech Division of SLA should receive an election ballot in their email shortly. Look for it and vote for the new Chair and Secretary.... | 0 Comments

Thursday 13 February

  • Science Librarians honored by SLA (15:32) - Christina Birdie, Librarian at the Indian Institute of Astrophysics Library and Pradnya Yogesh, Librarian, Mahindra-British Telecom Ltd are co-winners of the SLA Diversity Leadership Development Award. Sara Tompson, Chair of the SLA - Engineering Division and Lorri Zipperer have won... | 0 Comments
  • And for honoring another… (15:32) - The Engineering Division Awards Committee is now accepting nominations for the 2002/2003 Elsevier Engineering Information/SLA Engineering Librarian Award. Deadline is May 16th 2003.... | 0 Comments

Wednesday 5 February

  • SLA-Eng membership (09:44) - An interesting tidbit: in November 2002, membership in the Engineering Division of SLA was of 469, which makes it a medium-large division. The peak was 804 in 1997. The Chair would love to see the numbers rise, in particularly with... | 0 Comments

Saturday 1 February

  • SLA news (16:40) - 2 tidbits: - SLA members received the Spring Election ballot. It is to note that there quite a few science librarians presenting themselves. - in June, there will be a vote about the changing of the Association name.... | 0 Comments

Friday 24 January

  • Event for SLA New Jersey Chapter members (09:41) - The next event for the New Jersey Chapter of SLA will take place on March 12 at the IEEE Operations Center in Piscataway. Will take place anopen house, dinner, and a presentation on different librarian career options. Of course, you... | 0 Comments

Friday 10 January

  • Awards and Grants (11:04) - Both from SLA, an award and a grant: - the Engineering Division of SLA is announcing the INSPEC's $500 Travel Stipend Award. This is awarded to a MLIS student in order for him/her to attend the 2003 SLA Annual Meeting... | 0 Comments

Friday 20 December

  • ASEE-ELD Bylaws (15:34) - If you have any comments or recommendations to make about the ELD Bylaws, please send them to Mel DeSart. Today is your last chance.... | 0 Comments

Wednesday 11 December

  • New ASEE-ELD liaison needed (15:53) - A new ASEE-ELD liaison is needed to report from the American Society for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T). Again, contact Christy HighTower to volunteer.... | 0 Comments

Monday 9 December

  • Volunteers for our associations (15:57) - The SLA-Engineering Division found a new Archivist in Charles W. Uth, Science & Engineering Bibliographer at the Paul V. Galvin Library at the Illinois Institute of Technology. But ASEE-ELD is still looking for candidates to act as liaisons with other... | 0 Comments

Monday 2 December

  • IEEE Standards portal (10:43) - IEEE Standards Association launched a portal, StandardsAmericas, related to the IEEE's standards activities in North, Central, and South America. You can shop for standards (from multiple sources, not just IEEE) organized by (a few) themes. [IEEE Newsletter]... | 0 Comments

Friday 22 November

  • Openings for 3 ELD Liaisons (14:48) - ASEE-ELD is looking for three people to act as liaisons with other professional associations. The terms last two years, starting now. The positions are: 1) Engineering Division, Special Libraries Association (SLA) 2) Physics, Astronomy and Math (PAM) Division, SLA 3)... | 0 Comments

Wednesday 20 November

  • ASEE-ELD Awards (09:52) - Nominations are now open for the ASEE Awards to be presented in Nashville in June 2003. The main Engineering Libraries Division Awards are the following: the Homer I. Bernhardt Distinguished Service Award; the Best Paper Award and the Best Reference... | 0 Comments

Monday 18 November

  • Elections (19:38) - The Engineering Division of SLA is preparing for its 2003-2004 elections. The following titles are up for grab: Chair Elect; Treasurer and Secretary. Forward your nominations of your colleagues, or yourself, to Carol Reese at: [email protected] You must be a... | 0 Comments
  • An Archivist is needed (10:00) - The Engineering Division of SLA is looking for a Division Archivist. The job consists of housing three boxes of documents at your place of employment and keeping them updated. An academic librarian would be ideal. Contact Sara R. Thompson for... | 0 Comments

Friday 15 November

  • ALA's reaction to PubScience's demise (13:39) - ALA is requiring library supporters to write to their congressional representatives, senators and the White House to ask for the reinstatement of the service. This document and this ALAWON issue can be consulted for pointers.... | 0 Comments

Thursday 10 October

  • ELD Bylaws (15:50) - ELD members, Mel DeSart, Past Chair emeritus, is now chair on a task force on the association Bylaws. He is looking for people to help him in his task. Drop him a note if you are interested.... | 0 Comments

Wednesday 2 October

  • George Mandel Memorial Award (14:11) - Nominations are now being sought for the George Mandel Memorial Award, presented annually by the Aerospace Section of the Engineering Division of SLA. If you want to congratulate a colleague for a job well done, here are the details.... | 0 Comments

Thursday 12 September

  • ASEE-ELD (22:56) - Associations For ASEE-ELD members, there are several chair openings: Membership chair, Literature Guides Subcommittee chair and ELD Bylaws Revision taskforce leader. See the association's officers page for contact information.... | 0 Comments