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- Bill Kane's thought-provoking & funny presentation at #entrelib13: "$1 is the new free."
- VT's Brian Matthews, on entrepreneurship in libraries: "Think bigger, think small." Pilots are great for ideas to take root. #entrelib13
- Excellent. RT @LibraryJournal #DPLA Welcomes 360,000 Unique Visitors and 1.5 Million API Calls Since Apr 18 It Launch http://t.co/BMc0LlKqb6
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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 Files Amicus Brief in Support of GSU: On April 25, 2013, the Association of Southeastern Research Libraries (ASERL) filed an amicus brief with the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals supporting Georgia State University.
ASERL 2013 Spring Membership Meeting / Annual Meeting
April 23 – 24, Memphis, Tennessee | Agenda & Meeting Materials
ASERL Applauds Recent Federal Initiatives in Support of Open Access. Read ASERL’s statement here.
ASERL & WRLC Form Massive Print Journal Repository
ASERL and the Washington Research Library Consortium (WRLC) have signed an agreement to combine the contents of their respective print journal archives under a single retention and access agreement. The combined title list exceeds 8,000 journal titles and more than 250,000 volumes, making the ASERL-WRLC Archive one of the largest print journal repositories in the United States. At the same time, WRLC and ASERL libraries have agreed to extend reciprocal priority Inter-Library Loan (ILL) services across the group.
More ASERL News…
GreenGlass / Monograph Collection Analysis Services from SCS
May 21, 2013 | 11am ET
Register at https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/799418618
Overview of ImpactStory
July 9, 2013 | 2pm ET
Register at https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/668829498
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.