Latest CS-SIS News

By Patrick Butler - Mon, Jun 9, 2014
Cool Tools Café will be at the AALL Annual Meeting again this year.  This program will feature informal demos of tools, apps, and gadgets that will help librarians create, organize, and deliver information, increase productivity, and connect with users.  There will be demo tables scattered throughout the room and attendees can float around as they please. This year's Cool Tools Cafe will have a new format: to improve the experience of attendees, we will have one presenter at each...
By Ellen Qualey - Thu, May 15, 2014
Congratulations to our newly elected CS-SIS board members:Kincaid C. Brown (University of Michigan), Vice-chair/Chair ElectPatrick Butler (University of Connecticut), Member-at-largeMany thanks to all of our excellent candidates, and to the CS-SIS Nominations committee for their hard work! 
By Kara Young - Thu, May 1, 2014
I think it’s rather likely that most readers who regularly check in with this blog are fairly curious about and comfortable trying out new technologies.  Of course, there are also those of us who dive in a bit more cautiously; chances are, we know more than a few of those folks (and probably even work with some).  We may be able to act as technology coaches to get these new users up-and-running.I recently had a conversation with a professor who is just getting started with using a...