You may now submit proposals for the 2019 ULA Annual Conference. Please visit our Google form to submit your proposal by October 31st.
“Enrich Your Library Services in Richfield”
Date: September 28, 2018
Time: 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Place: Richfield, at the Sevier Valley Center, on the Snow College Richfield Campus
Registration on-site: $20
Lunch is included in the registration fee.
Opening Session Speaker: Colleen Eggett, Utah’s new state librarian
6 program sessions:
Big Bang or Little Pop: Marketing through Programming
Looking through New Lenses: How to run a Media Equipment Checkout at your Library
Citizen Science: Putting Your Patrons in Touch with Discovery
Intellectual Freedom: A Value for the Left and the Right
Are You Safe? A Practical Guide for Online Privacy and Security
I Need to do What? Recognizing Institutional Barriers to Access
2018 ULA Election Results
A HUGE THANKS TO ALL THE AMAZING FOLKS WHO RAN FOR OFFICE. AND THANKS TO ALL WHO VOTED.
Proposed Change to Article 5 of the Bylaws
Passed. Association membership will be for a rolling 12 month period from the join/renewal date (replacing the annual January – December membership).
Meet your incoming officers:
President – Elect. Vern Waters
(2) Board Members-at-Large. Kim Fong and Emily Swensen Darowski
Public Section Chair and Vice Chair. Trish Hull and Patrick Hoecherl
School Section Chair and Vice Chair. Amy Jamison and Shelly Ripplinger
Special Section Chair. Jessica Van Buren
MPLA Representative. Joe Frazier
All Round Table officers were confirmed. See the full list here.
Consider nominating a fellow librarian or library advocate for one of six available awards, covering many areas of recognition:
Distinguished Service Award
Librarian of the Year Award
Special Service to Libraries Award
Special Recognition Award
Legislative Award for Excellence in Political Affairs and Library Advocacy
Please review the awards definitions to determine the most applicable category, and then submit your nomination using the online form by January 16, 2018. You can also review previous ULA award winners online.
Questions? Contact Emily Bullough at firstname.lastname@example.org.