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Information about upcoming and recent conferences, meetings,webinars, workshops, and other events sponsored or run by ALI and/or an ALI committee.
Programs, Meetings, and Workshops
ALI Annual Meeting (May 14, 2021)
Click HERE to RSVP to the Annual Meeting
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ALI President's Program: Creating Antiracist & Antibiased Workplaces
Join ALI for the President's Program on May 12, 2021 from 2:00-3:30pm Eastern/1:00-2:30pm Central
ALI Information Literacy Conference
The 2021 Academic Libraries of Indiana (ALI) Information Literacy Conference will be hosted virtually on Wednesday, July 14th from 10am-1:00pm EST. This year’s conference will feature a synchronous keynote address led by Dr. Lisa Janicke Hinchliffe, Professor and Coordinator for Information Literacy Services and Instruction in the University Library at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The conference will also feature digital posters, recorded poster presentation videos, and small group question and answer sessions with poster presenters. Poster submissions will be accepted through April 29th, 2021.
ALI RAC (Resource Advisory Committee) Annual Meeting
The Academic Libraries of Indiana’ Resource Advisory Committee (ALI RAC) is pleased to announce the program for its spring 2020 meeting scheduled for Friday, March 20 at Butler University’s Irwin Library. We ask that you please register by Friday, March 13.
Webinars, Presentations, and Courses
Controlled Digital Lending Presentation (ALI Shared Collections Committee)
This semester, in response to the global pandemic, the Hesburgh Libraries at the University of Notre Dame are implementing a controlled digital lending system for some of their print reserves materials. Please join Mark Dehmlow, Tara Kenjockety, and Cheri Smith at 1:30pm (Eastern) on March 2, 2021 to learn more about the creative solutions they have taken for course reserves processing, and the software they are using to make materials available online.
ALI Webinar on Sept. 29: Let's Chat About OER Professional Development!
At this open chat on Tuesday, September 29 (3:00-4:00pm ET), we'll hear from committee member Justin Kani at IUPUI about his experience in the SPARC Open Education Leadership Program. There will also be time for open discussion about all things related to affordable learning.
This call is meant for anyone working in Indiana libraries interested in making learning materials more affordable, and meets the last Tuesday of each month (except August and December). No registration is required. Just email Amanda Hurford with your interest and she'll send you the meeting invite and login information.
Contact: Email firstname.lastname@example.org for login info
ALI Webinar on June 4, 2020: Let’s Chat about Affordable Learning!
The Academic Libraries of Indiana (ALI) Affordable Learning Committee would like to invite you to our second Open Chat. Let’s Chat about Affordable Learning, on Thursday, June 4 @ 3 PM EST, is an opportunity to informally chat about affordable solutions for course materials such as open educational resources (OER) and other zero cost options, and get to know your Indiana colleagues working in this space.
Please register here: https://forms.gle/zsW58sKJccWBps1g9
Webinar: ALI Affordable Learning Committee Open Chat: Addressing Myths and Barriers to Further OER Adoption
The Affordable Learning Committee's first webinar chat, “Addressing Myths and Barriers to Further OER Adoption,” will name and address common misunderstandings instructors may have about OER. The session will provide attendees with talking points and data that proactively address these myths. The web-based session will also discuss barriers instructors face when attempting to adopt OER and responsive services/ resources librarians can provide. Attendees will have an opportunity to discuss their own experiences throughout the open chat. February 11, 2020 (2-3 PM EST)