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Apply to Be a Juror for the 2023 ALA/AIA Library Building Awards

Core is seeking jurors for the 2023 ALA/AIA Library Buildings Awards competition. Jointly sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the prestigious competition recognizes excellence in the architectural design and planning of libraries. The deadline to apply is October 31, 2022. The ALA/AIA Awards for Library Buildings & Interiors Committee will select a…Continue Reading

The September 2022 Issue of ITAL is Now Live

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The September 2022 issue of Information Technology and Libraries (ITAL) was published on Monday, September 19.  In This Issue The September “Public Libraries Leading the Way” column, “The First 500 Mistakes You Will Make While Streaming on Twitch.tv” by Chris Markman, Kasper Kimura, and Molly Wallner of the Palo Alto…Continue Reading

Summary: August 2022 Core e-Forum, “Digital Curation: Managing the Full Life Cycle for Digital Assets”

August 2022 e-Forum

The August 2022 e-Forum centered on digital assets and was co-hosted by Lindsey Memory, Becca Wiederhold, and Nicole Lewis from Brigham Young University. Several active participants were new to their roles or otherwise trying to flesh out their institution’s digital initiative program. There are a variety of approaches and systems…Continue Reading

LIS Students: Apply for the 2023 Larew Scholarship for Tuition Help

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Core and Baker & Taylor are accepting applications for the Core Christian (Chris) Larew Memorial Scholarship for those who plan to follow a career in library and information technology, demonstrate potential leadership, and hold a strong commitment to library automation. The winner will receive a $3,000 for studying in an…Continue Reading