Latest CS-SIS News

By Jackie McCloud - Wed, May 6, 2015
We're excited that the Cool Tools Café will be at the AALL Annual Meeting again this year!We're looking for suggestions on which technologies to present and volunteers to do a 5-10 min demo of each. If you have ideas along with suggestions on who would be a good presenter (yourself or someone else), please take a moment to complete the Cool Tools Café Survey: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1XT2AQKeBYrsXh8GXgAztnUuh-AtZZVYrQHE7qVKhi-8/viewform.The Cool Tools Café will...
By Lauren Seney - Mon, May 4, 2015
We recently had a discussion with students interested in law librarianship which included course recommendations for library school. In today’s environment technology skills are an important component of your knowledge base, and in some positions are just as essential as research and instruction skills. But what skills do you really need? Over the last five years I have had the opportunity to broaden my horizons when it comes to the software and hardware that have become necessity for my job....
By Kristina L. Niedringhaus - Fri, Apr 24, 2015
On behalf of the CS-SIS Grants & Awards Committee, I am very pleased to announce our 2015 Annual Meeting grant recipients. Barbara Ginzburg has been awarded the grant for Experienced Librarians. Barbara is Electronic Services Librarian at Washburn University School of Law Library. She has been a AALL member for 17 years and has been a CS-SIS member for almost as long. The grant for Students and New Librarians has been awarded to Jessica Burkhardt. Jessica received her MLIS in May 2014 and...