The Information Businesses: A Workshop for Library Directors at CNI

  • December 12, 2016

The relationship between libraries and content providers is in transition. While the day-to-day negotiations to license digital resources continue, library budgets are tapped out and so is provider revenue growth. Against this backdrop, savvy content providers are striving to reposition themselves in new and adjacent businesses. For academic values to…

Supporting Research Habits with Tools for Success
An Information Literacy Webinar Hosted by NFAIS

  • January 10, 2017

Ithaka S+R's Christine Wolff will join Lisa Janicke Hinchliffe, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and Kate Lawrence, EBSCO, for an NFAIS webinar on Tuesday, January 10, 2017, from 11:00 am - 12:30 pm. Registration for "Information Literacy: Understanding and Supporting Research Habits with Tools for Success" is now open on the…

Danielle Cooper Speaks at Society of American Archivists Annual Meeting
Sharing Findings on Religious Studies

  • July 28, 2017

Danielle Cooper will share findings from the religious studies project at the Annual Meeting of the Society of American Archivists on July 28, 2017 in Portland, Oregon.

Ithaka S+R Hosts MLA Symposium
Alternative Career Paths for Doctoral Students

  • November 29, 2016

The Modern Language Association (MLA) is running a proseminar on careers for twenty graduate students and recent PhD recipients in the New York City area. Proseminar participants explore the full range of careers open to humanities PhDs, from tenure-track positions to employment in business, government, and nonprofit organizations. Ithaka S+R…

Martin Kurzweil at Comprehensive Student Records Convening

  • November 28, 2016

Martin Kurzweil is participating in a convening on the Comprehensive Student Record in Indianapolis on November 28-29. From the convening website: Learning occurs in many different ways and places, both day and night. The comprehensive student record project supported the innovative work of colleges and universities that tried new ways…

Seeing Students Succeed
Roger Schonfeld at the Charleston Conference

  • November 3, 2016

Roger Schonfeld and Kate Lawrence, vice president for user research at EBSCO Information Services, are speaking on "Seeing that Students Succeed: rising expectations and the library’s role in teaching and learning," at the Charleston Conference on Thursday, November 3, from 2:30 -3:10 pm. They will be in the Cypress…

Ithaka S+R’s Local Surveys and Research Support Services
At the Library Assessment Conference

  • October 31, 2016

At the Library Assessment Conference, Christine Wolff and Danielle Cooper will be joined by several library partners to discuss the impact of two Ithaka S+R initiatives: Research Support Services and Local Surveys. These presentations will take place at the “Ithaka” concurrent session from 11 am – 12:30 pm…

Collaborative Libraries Assessment Across a Multi-Campus College
A Session at the Library Assessment Conference

  • October 31, 2016

At the Library Assessment Conference, Nancy Fried Foster, joined by Montgomery College's Tanner Wray and Cynthia Pfanstiehl, will talk about a multi-year, multi-campus assessment project that Montgomery College undertook with Ithaka S+R. Details: Library Assessment Conference Arlington, Virginia Monday, October 31, 1:30 -3:15 pm  

Understanding Work Practices to Improve Information Services in Health Sciences Libraries
Nancy Fried Foster at the UNYOC/MLA Annual Conference

  • October 27, 2016

Nancy Fried Foster is delivering a keynote address on "Understanding Work Practices to Improve Information Services in Health Sciences Libraries" at the Upstate New York and Ontario Chapter of the Medical Library Association Annual Meeting in Watkins Glen, New York, on Thursday, October 27. From the conference website: Libraries enjoyed a long…

Ithaka S+R at the National Diversity in Libraries Conference

  • August 10, 2016

As Ithaka S+R continues our research into issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion within cultural organizations, we are excited to attend the National Diversity in Libraries Conference (NDLC). Co-sponsored by the UCLA Library and the Association of Research Libraries (ARL), the conference will take place on the UCLA campus…