The Annual Prospector Director’s meeting will be held at the CO Alliance of Research Libraries on November 16th, 2017 from 1-4pm. We will start the afternoon with an update on Prospector including new libraries and libraries that have reintegrated into Prospector, lending and borrowing statistics, software updates and future growth. Sharon Walker from CLiC will provide a courier update, Beth Gallinger from Flatirons Library Consortium (FLC) will discuss the FLC, a representative from Innovative Interfaces will talk about INN-Reach software development and what’s on the horizon. We will end the day with a budgetary update.
The Colorado Academic Library Association is pleased to present the 2017 Workshop on Intellectual/Academic Freedom and the Academic Library on July 21 at the Anderson Academic Commons at the University of Denver.
Two keynote speakers, Jamie LaRue, Director of the Office of Intellectual Freedom for the American Library Association and Martin Garnar, Dean of the Kraemer Family Library at the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, will present on unique challenges and concerns facing the academy within the context of intellectual and academic freedom.
Colorado School of Mines is co-sponsoring a multi-campus event, Colorado Open Scholarship Series (April 10 – 14, 2017) together with five other academic libraries. Check out the complete schedule at http://libguides.mines.edu/coss/schedules to see a listing of all events for the week. Other participating libraries are Anderson Commons-DU, UC Boulder, UC-Colorado Springs, UC-Health Sciences Library and Auraria Library. If you are from a non-sponsoring institution, you are welcome to visit the campuses listed in the schedule in-person for the presentations.