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Proposed 2019-2021 CS-SIS Strategic Plan

I offer thanks to Ken Hirsh and his Strategic Planning Committee consisting of Kenton Brice, Kincaid Brown, Susanna Leers, Darla Jackson, Kris Niedringhaus, Amanda Watson, and Jean Willis for developing this strategic plan.  The plan has the unanimous support of the CS-SIS Executive

How I Found Over 175,000 Downloads on Bepress for My Faculty

The impact maps provided by Bepress Author Dashboards as part of the institutional repository and SelectedWorks system are not completely capturing data associated with our faculty throughout the Digital Commons network. Our faculty have works stored in external (non-TAMU operated)

Proposed CS-SIS Bylaws Changes

Last fall, our Executive Board queried membership on its support of having a CS-SIS virtual business meeting prior to the annual conference beginning in 2020.  Over 90% of our voting membership said yes.  We will vote on the following bylaws changes,

ABA TECHSHOW Call for Proposals

If you have a suggestion for a topic you (and others) would like to hear, or if you are interested in being a presenter, consider submitting a proposal for ABA TECHSHOW 2020. Proposals should be submitted here. Proposals will be accepted until

CS-SIS Breakfast Meeting

If you haven’t already, please consider registering to attend our traditional CS-SIS breakfast meeting to be held offsite at Busboys and Poets at 7:00 am on Tuesday, July 16th.  We have some important business to attend to, including: voting on changes to our bylaws

CS-SIS 2019 Annual Meeting Grant Winners

The CS-SIS Grants & Awards Committee would like to announce this year’s AALL Annual Meeting Grants winners.  The 2019 CS-SIS grant for students and new librarians was awarded to Kenton S. Brice, Director of Technology Innovation at the University of

Roger V. Skalbeck – 2019 Winner of the CS-SIS Kenneth J. Hirsh Distinguished Service Award!

Congratulations to the recipient of 2019 Kenneth J. Hirsh Distinguished Service Award, Roger V. Skalbeck, Professor of Law & Associate Dean for Library and Information Services at the University of Richmond School of Law.  Roger’s contributions to CS-SIS, AALL, and

CS-SIS Election Results

Congratulations to our newly elected CS-SIS board members: Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect:  Amanda Tyre Watson Treasurer/Secretary: Shay Elbaum Member-at-Large: Eli Edwards Sincere thanks to those who were willing to run for office and to Eric Young and his Nominations Committee for selecting such

How to Redact a PDF

You’ve seen the headlines and articles about Paul Manafort’s lawyers not properly redacting a court filing; how do you make sure this doesn’t happen to you? First, use Adobe Acrobat Pro. While there are a few other redaction tools out there, Acrobat Pro is

Annual Meeting Grants

AALL CS-SIS Grant for Students and Newer Librarians: The purpose of the AALL CS-SIS Grant for Students and Newer Librarians is to provide financial assistance for newer librarians or students in library/information school or law school to attend the AALL

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