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Six Steps of Video Production for People Who Don’t Do Videos (Part 1) President What’s Your Theme? Positivity and Enthusiasm FTW! What’s Your Theme? Flexibility Event: Dine Around at the New Brookland Pint! (Sept. 3)
 
Six Steps of Video Production for People Who Don’t Do Videos (Part 1)

Six Steps of Video Production for People Who Don’t Do Videos (Part 1)

Here’s how to make a non-boring video tour for a digital library with no budget, no equipment, and a little creativity. By Suzanne Grubb This “Six Steps” guide will be posted in two parts. Look for Part 2 in the October issue of Chapter eNotes. As librarians, we’re always looking for new ways to tell […]

President’s Message: Learn New Tricks!

President’s Message: Learn New Tricks!

By Chris Vestal, DC/SLA President Earlier this year I adopted my first puppy as an adult, a black standard poodle named Maximus. I knew he was going to grow into a big dog (his father was 70lbs) and I fantasized about eventually having him trained as a therapy dog. My goal was to be able […]

What’s Your Theme? Positivity and Enthusiasm FTW!

What’s Your Theme? Positivity and Enthusiasm FTW!

By Naomi House, MLIS Positivity and Enthusiasm for the win is what it stands for and something I strive for daily in my work with INALJ, my consulting work and in presentations and panels. Personally I have lived the depression of job hunting without success and through INALJ I have met many more job hunters […]

What’s Your Theme? Flexibility

What’s Your Theme? Flexibility

By Gretchen Sauvey When I started library school years ago, I had a very fixed image of what my career as a librarian would look like. I planned to spend two years getting my degree and then get a job as a reference librarian in a university library where I would happily work until I […]

Event: Dine Around at the New Brookland Pint! (Sept. 3)

Event: Dine Around at the New Brookland Pint! (Sept. 3)

Join DC/SLA and SLA/CUA for a dine around on Wednesday, September 3 at 6pm at Brookland Pint, set to open next week! This restaurant and bar will specialize in craft beer and offer a seasonal menu sourced largely from local and regional farms. Location: Brookland Pint, 716 Monroe Street, NE, Washington, DC 20017. It is […]

DC/SLA Chapter eNotes  August 2014

DC/SLA Chapter eNotes August 2014

Food for Thought Six Steps of Video Production for People Who Don’t Do Videos (Part 1) by Suzanne Grubb – Here’s how to make a non-boring video tour for a digital library with no budget, no equipment, and a little creativity. Special Libraries in the News What Does the Hathitrust Decision Mean For Libraries? By […]

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Event Recap: Happy Hour/Taco Tuesday at RFD

Event Recap: Happy Hour/Taco Tuesday at RFD

More than 20 DC/SLA members and guests networked and socialized during Happy Hour/Taco Tuesday at RFD in Chinatown on July 29th. The event was organized by Jon Fiencke. Are you interested in hosting a happy hour, dine around, or other social event? Please contact Jon Fiencke at social@dc.sla.org

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Event: DC/SLA Open House and Volunteer Celebration!

Event: DC/SLA Open House and Volunteer Celebration!

DC/SLA welcomes seasoned, new, and prospective members to our Chapter Open House and Volunteer Celebration on September 16th at National Geographic. We will recognize the hard work of chapter volunteers, learn about committees through 60-second presentations, and hear special guest SLA President-Elect Jill Strand speak! The Member of the Year Award and Leadership Summit Stipend Award will […]

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Nominations Committee Announces 2015 Slate of Candidates

Nominations Committee Announces 2015 Slate of Candidates

by Lois Ireland, Nominations Chair Program Planning Chair – Layla Heimlich Layla Voll Heimlich is a medical reference librarian at the Washington Hospital Center, and has been an active member of DC SLA since she moved to DC after graduating from library school in 2007. She has served the chapter as co-chair of the hospitality […]

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SLA NY Conference and Expo September 18

SLA NY Conference and Expo September 18

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