Registration is now open for the May 18, 2011, CALL Business Meeting:

Registration is now open for the May 18, 2011, CALL Business Meeting: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/CHGNFWQ

  • Registration: 11:30 PM; Lunch: 12:00 PM
  • Location: Osteria Via Stato, 620 N. State St.
  • Cost: $25

Speaker: Ronald E. Wheeler, Jr., Director of the Library, University of San Francisco School of Law and Board Director, American Association of Law Libraries, will be updating CALL members on new developments at AALL.

The Community Service Committee will be hosting a book drive to benefit Open Books. For questions regarding donations, please contact Gwen Gregory at ggregory@jmls.edu.

Your registration must be received by May 11, 2010.

Reminder: Registration is NOT complete until you click on the Submit button.

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Panel Discussion: Managing Budgets in an Age of Austerity, Wed. April 13, 2011

The Relations with Information Vendors and the Continuing Education Committees invite you to a panel discussion Managing Budgets in an Age of Austerity, on Wednesday, April 13, 2011 from 9:00am to 12:00pm at the America Bar Association, 321 N. Clark Street. Topics to be discussed:  Cancelling “core” titles; when and how to walk away from vendor negotiations; and providing services with reduced staff.  There will be opportunities tor questions and input from attendees on how your organization handles similar situations.

Speakers:

  • June Liebert, John Marshall Law School
  • Deborah Rusin, Latham & Watkins
  • Jean Wenger, Cook County Law Library

The cost of the event is $10, payable at the door.  All checks should be made payable to CALL.  The event is limited to 50 attendees and the CALL No-Show and No Walk-in policy is in effect.  Preregistration required and can be completed at http://goo.gl/7NLWu.  Each attendee must register.  Registration deadline is April 9, 2011. Please allow extra time for building security check-in.

 

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Spring 2011 CALL Bulletin Published

The Spring 2011 Call Bulletin is now published. You can access the Bulletin at http://new.chicagolawlib.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Callbull219.pdf.

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Registration open for the February CALL/SLA Business Meeting

(updated Jan. 28, 2011- changes in red) The February Business Meeting will be Thursday, February 17 at Petterino’s, 150 N. Dearborn. John Barron, Publisher & former Editor-in-Chief, Chicago Sun-Times, will discuss how the newspaper industry is dealing with the switch from print to digital. The CALL Community Services Committee will be hosting a food drive to benefit the Greater Chicago Food Depository. Note: the registration deadline is now February 13, 2011. For additional information and a link to the registration form please see the CALL Calendar.

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