Friday, September 25, 2009

LISSA Officer and Election News

Two LISSA officers have resigned, leaving the Vice President and one Member-at-Large position open. Current Secretary/Treasurer Carrie Gassett will fill the Vice President role. A new election will be held to fill the Secretary/Treasurer and Member-at-Large positions. Anyone interested in running should email their name, name of the position desired and a short bio to The deadline for nomination is Friday, October 2nd at 5pm.

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

Back to School Bash

Meet LIS students and faculty and enjoy free ice cream at the LISSA Back to School Bash, Thursday, Sept 17 - 5-7pm @ Discovery Park, main 1st floor hallway by entrance to B1 classrooms.

LISSA Library Tour

If you want to know about a career in rare books or special collections, join LISSA for a tour of the Rare Book and Texana Collections at Willis on Friday, September 25th at 2 PM. You will get the chance to tour the area, see what kind of items are in the collection, and talk with the curator of the Rare Books and Texana Collections about what a career in special collections is like and how to get started. If you would like to attend, please RSVP by email to by Thursday, September 24th at noon.

Tuesday, September 8, 2009

Mark your calendars - Tour of the Rare Book and Texna Collections at Willis coming up

If you are interested in a career in special collections, be sure to make it to the library tour of the Rare Book and Texana Collections on September 25th at 2 PM. Tour the library and hear more about careers in special collections.