Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Call for nominations for 2018 Academic Section Outstanding Librarian Award

It is time to nominate an outstanding academic librarian for the 2018 Kentucky Library Association – Academic Library Section Outstanding Academic Librarian Award!

There are many deserving academic librarians in the state, so please take the time to nominate a colleague!  Contact julene.jones@uky.edu for the guidelines and nomination form.  The form and a brief supporting statement should be submitted to julene.jones@uky.edu by July 5, 2018.

Wednesday, May 02, 2018

WorldShare Management Services KY Interest Group is now open!

We are now opening registration for the inaugural meeting of the WorldShare Management Services (WMS) Kentucky Interest Group to be held at Lexington Theological Seminary on Friday, June 1st. 

Our tentative agenda, along with other meeting details, are available at http://libguides.transy.edu/wmsky. Please continue to check this site as we will add more details as they become available.

Please complete registration for every person at your institution who will be in attendance. We will also offer an optional box lunch at a cost of $12.00. To keep costs down and to insure availability, please register and send all lunch payments to Jason Cooper by Friday, May 18th.

Lunch checks should be made out with Transylvania University as the payee. Please send to:

Jason Cooper
Transylvania University
300 North Broadway
Lexington, KY 40508

As always, please share this message with your colleagues. We look forward to a productive meeting!

Sincerely,

WorldShare Management Services (WMS) Kentucky Interest Group Steering Committee

Jason Cooper, Transylvania University
Andrew Adler, Georgetown University
Tyler Goldberg, University of Louisville
Jami Powell, Centre College

Monday, February 26, 2018

Joint Spring Conference Schedule is Now Available



The conference schedule is now available.
Please follow this link to access it. http://kentucky.sla.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/2018-JSC-Schedule-at-a-Glance.pdf


The Joint Spring Conference will take place at General Butler State Park in Carrolton, Kentucky, April 4-6, 2018. Conference begins with a welcome reception at 7pm (CDT) on Wednesday the 4th and ends at 12pm on Friday, April 6th.

Early bird registration ends March 2nd!

Please register for the conference using this form: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/JSC2018.

Thursday, February 08, 2018

E-Bug 2018 Call for Proposals!

Ex Libris users of Kentucky and beyond:
The eBUG (Ex Libris Bluegrass Users Group) annual conference is scheduled for June 1, 2018, at the Knicely Center on the South Campus of Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Representatives from Ex Libris and ELUNA will provide updates and answer attendees’ questions. For current information about the conference, you may refer to the eBUG website.

Presentation proposals will be accepted until March 15! You can submit proposals using this form located here! Notification regarding acceptance of proposals will take place by April 1, 2018.

Presentations are being sought on topics relating to Ex Libris or ProQuest products, including interoperability, library instruction, technical services and public services. The purpose of this meeting is to provide an opportunity for library staff in the region and beyond to share best practices, experiences, and local initiatives using the Ex Libris and ProQuest products. Presentations should last approximately 45 minutes.

Chosen presenters must agree to provide ELUNA and Ex Libris with copies of their presentations for posting on their respective websites, if requested. Conference registration fees will be reduced for presenters of accepted proposals.

Questions may be directed to the current eBUG officers.

On behalf of the eBUG officers,
Carla Redden (carla.redden@kctcs.edu) – Kentucky Community and Technical College System – Maysville Community and Technical College
Jennifer Joe (jennifer.joe@wku.edu) – Western Kentucky University
Laura DeLancey (laura.delancey@wku.edu) – Western Kentucky University


Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Call for Proposals and Registration Information for the 2018 Joint Spring Conference

The Kentucky Chapter of SLA along with the Academic and Special Library Sections of KLA invite you to submit proposals for mini-session and poster presentations for the 2018 Joint Spring Conference. The theme is User Experience: Where the Library and Patrons Meet.

Joint Spring Conference will take place at General Butler State Park in Carrolton, Kentucky, April 4-6, 2018. Conference begins with a welcome reception at 7pm (CDT) on Wednesday the 4th and ends at 12pm on Friday, April 6th.

Submit all proposals by December 15th via this form: http://bit.ly/2ABrWCs.  Accepted proposals will be notified by mid-January.

Registration is also open! Please register for the conference using this form: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/JSC2018.