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Diving into the university knowledge community:
navigating the expanded role of
the metadata librarian

2017CALA_SEprogram_Deng.pdf
Metadata librarians' engaging in the university knowledge community is becoming a trend in recent
years. In preparing for this change, it can be challenging for the metadata librarians to step out of the "back room", engage in scholarly…

Getting to know SCUA

GettingtoKnowSCUA_Benjamin.pdf
David Benjamin joined the UCF Libraries as Head of Special Collections & University Archives in September 2015. David comes from the University of Arizona where he was the Assistant Director of the Volkerding Study Center at the Center for Creative…

Guidelines for CALA's Social Media

Guidelines for CALA Social Media.pdf
CALA currently has its own public Facebook page, "CALA Members and Friends" Facebook Private Group, WeChat, LinkedIn and YouTube Channel. The purpose of maintaining various channels is to meet our diverse members' needs and offer up-to-date platforms…

If We Build It, They Will Come: Improving CALA’s Institutional Repository

CALASYS_2018CALAannual.pdf
The Chinese American Librarians Association (CALA)’s Academic Resources & Repository System (CALASYS) is an important initiative to curate its members’ research works, the organizational archival materials, and other cultural resources. CALASYS uses…

Improving the CALA's Social Media Experience: The First CALA Social Media Survey

CALASocialMediaPoster_2017CALAannual.pdf
The Chinese American Librarians Association (CALA) currently uses three social media channels, CALA Facebook, WeChat, and YouTube. In order to improve their presence and better serve the CALA members, CALA's first social media survey was conducted at…

Inspiration and Participation: Promoting Diversity within the Organization and Beyond

CALAposter_2010.pdf
The Chinese American Librarians Association (CALA) is an ALA affiliated ethnic librarian association. The value of diversity is essential to the accomplishment of its mission, objectives, and strategic goals. This poster session will present how CALA…

Linked data in the library

2017CALA_SEprogram_Zhang.pdf
This presentation is a brief introduction to acknowledge the understanding of linked data, which yields hope to link separate objects in a meaningful way. The topic and potential of linked data has been hotly debated and very exciting. However, the…

New Library Technologies, Practices, and Impacts: CALA Southeast Chapter and Southwest Chapter Joint Conference

CALA SE & SW Joint Online Conference Schedule.pdf
The conference schedule for CALA Southeast Chapter and Southwest Chapter Joint Conference that took place on June 13, 2016.