The sixth biennial Library Assessment Conference, held in Arlington, Virginia, October 31–November 2, 2016, brought together 600 participants from 47 US states and the District of Columbia, 7 Canadian provinces, and 12 countries outside of North America. The program offered panel, paper, lightning talk, and poster presentations covering all areas of library assessment. The proceedings, 692 pages, include 28 papers and 62 short papers, representing the diversity of assessment efforts, including data visualization, facilities and spaces, and methods and surveys.
The next conference will be held in fall 2018. The conference is co-hosted by the Association of Research Libraries and the University of Washington Libraries. For additional information, visit the Library Assessment Conference website or send email to LAConf@arl.org.
Congrats to our Deputy Librarian @ciara_mccaffrey on her latest publication, charting 10 years of quality improvement @ULLibrary #OA Link https://t.co/SAil9YAtX0 @NewRevAcadLib
The US Department of Education is seeking comments on planned changes to the IPEDS surveys, including new instructions for reporting digital/electronic serials on the Academic Libraries survey. The public comment period is open through May 20. https://t.co/YnLsvFm3Vp #assessment
This just in: the Southeastern Library Assessment Conference returns to Atlanta November 7-8. Submit your proposal online @ https://t.co/tr1yqaCTYW #SLAC2019
Jackie Sipes writes about "A Critical Approach to Library Assessment and User Experience" at Assessment on the Ground https://t.co/RJNHE7Ltr9 @TempleLibraries #assessment @LA_Conference
Read reflections on the 2018 Library Assessment Conference from the 11 outstanding individuals who received travel awards to attend the conference. https://t.co/Z3qBy9KJ0U