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For more than 50 years, the Association of Southeastern Research Libraries has brought together leaders from research, federal, and state libraries in the region to foster a high standard of library excellence through inter-institutional resource sharing and other collaborative efforts. Today, ASERL is the largest regional research library consortium in the United States. By working together, ASERL members continue to provide and maintain top quality resources and services for the students, faculty, and citizens of their respective communities.
ASERL Seeks Applicants for Visiting Program Officer for Research Data Management. More information here; application deadline = March 21, 2014.
ASERL Files Amicus Brief in Support of GSU: The Association of Southeastern Research Libraries (ASERL) has filed an amicus brief with the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals supporting Georgia State University in the e-reserves lawsuit brought by Oxford University Press, Cambridge University Press, Sage Publishing, and underwritten by the Copyright Clearance Center.
More ASERL News…
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WEBINARS
“What is Occam’s Reader?” See the Archive.
“Talking to Authors in a World of Elsevier Takedowns and Open Access Mandates” March 19, 2014 | 3pm ET. The fourth in a series of webinars focusing on open access, copyright, and fair use. Co-sponsored by ASERL, Boston Library Consortium, Greater Western Library Alliance, Triangle Research Libraries Network, and Washington Research Library Consortium. For more information and to register, see http://bit.ly/1oHE7Sz
“Library Support for Federally-Funded Scholarship”
Re-scheduled due to inclement weather. New date = Friday, March 21, 2014 at 2pm ET. Participants must re-register for the re-scheduled event (sorry!) at https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/558030514.
“Users’ Experiences with Intota”
March 28, 2014 | 10am ET. REGISTER: http://bit.ly/1jH1isq
“Successful Faculty Outreach Strategies in ASERL Libraries”
April 1, 2014 | 1pm ET | REGISTER: http://bit.ly/O2gcPe
Previous ASERL Webinars
ASERL offers many webinars on an array of topics for librarians and staff at member institutions. See the archive for PPTs and session recordings from our past webinars.
ASERL 2013 Summertime Summit:
“Liaison Roles in Open Access and Data Management: Equal Parts Inspiration and Perspiration” Presentations and webcasts are being added to our Archive as they become available.