Don’t Forget to Register for eGathering 2015

Don’t Forget to Register for eGathering 2015

May 6, 2015By LyrasisLyrasis

eGathering 2015 – May 20, 2015 at 1 pm ET FREE and online for all LYRASIS members [zilla_button url=”http://engage.vevent.com/index.jsp?eid=3452&seid=209″ style=”green” size=”medium” type=”round” target=”_blank”] Register Now [/zilla_button] Featuring a Keynote from Jason Griffey Jason Griffey is a 2009 Library Journal Mover & Shaker and founder/principal consultant at Evenly Distributed as well as designer and director of The … Read More

eGathering Speaker Profile – Brianna Marshall

eGathering Speaker Profile – Brianna Marshall

April 28, 2015By LyrasisLyrasis

How did you wind up working in and with libraries? I have a somewhat unromantic tale about my decision to work in libraries! I was a freshman in college, one month in, and I was already alarmed that I didn’t know exactly what career I would pursue. I wanted to get an English degree but … Read More

eGathering Speaker Profile – Martin Eve

eGathering Speaker Profile – Martin Eve

April 28, 2015By LyrasisLyrasis

How did you wind up working in and with libraries? Part of being a graduate student with ambitions of working in the university entails learning about how structures of the academy function. When I was doing my Ph.D., I went through this learning process and I was being encouraged to publish in specific journals, with … Read More

Second Friday Series – May

Second Friday Series – May

April 24, 2015By LyrasisLyrasis

LYRASIS Second Friday Series presents How Libraries Can Benefit from Autistic Employees on May 8th at 12pm EST. Our presenter, Charlie Remy, is the Assistant Professor/Electronic Resources and Serials Librarian at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He has spent many passionate years in the field researching this topic. This session is free for all … Read More

eGathering Speaker Profile – Michael Schofield, Nova Southeastern College

eGathering Speaker Profile – Michael Schofield, Nova Southeastern College

April 24, 2015By LyrasisLyrasis

In our ongoing eGathering profile series, we go one-on-one with each of our speakers to gain more insights into their professional background, areas of expertise, and presentation topic through short 5 question interviews. Michael Schofield is an academic librarian, UX expert, and podcaster. In his joint presentation with Amanda L. Goodman, Designing for User Experience, … Read More

LYRASIS 2020 Survey Coming Soon!

LYRASIS 2020 Survey Coming Soon!

April 20, 2015By LyrasisLyrasis

Our Board of Trustees is looking for your ideas to inform their plans for the future of LYRASIS. LYRASIS’ priorities are determined and shaped by Members’ priorities. How do you plan to acquire and deliver digital content in the future? What changes in technology do you anticipate in the next five years? What new skills … Read More

Getting to know your LYRASIS Board Candidates

Getting to know your LYRASIS Board Candidates

April 13, 2015By LyrasisLYRASIS Board of Trustees

Between Today through April 24th, LYRASIS voting representatives from member institutions are encouraged to vote for open positions on the LYRASIS Board of Directors. You may have seen the candidate bio page before, but it’s always good to know a little more. I had a moment to sit virtually with each candidate  and ask some “James … Read More