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For Division cabinet Chair-elect: Pam Rallo

For Division cabinet Chair-elect: Pam Rallo Director, Information Resources for Credit Suisse First Boston, New York, NY, (2000 to present). SLA Member Since: 1986 Past Employment: Vice President, Library for the Americas, Assistant Vice President, Reference Manager/Records, Reference Manager, Reference Librarian with Credit Suisse First Boston, (1986-1999); Director of Research with Fleming Associates, Miami FL, […]

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Coming events

Coming events – Calendar September 2003 PC Expo September 16-18 New York, NY http://www.techxny.com/intro.cfm Great Lakes Regional Conference September 17-19 Grand Rapids, MI http://www.sla.org/conf/grtlks/ SLA Virtual Seminar Branding Master Class: Fine-Tuning Information Service Brands September 24 Learn from anywhere in the world www.sla.org/virtualseminar 30th Research Conference on Communication Information & Internet Policy September 26-30 Alexandria, […]

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Writing Resumes that Work

Writing Resumes that Work Chris Tighe I am someone who has always believed that the grass is greener on the other side of the circulation desk. Therefore Robert Newlen’s Writing Resumes that Work is a welcome addition to my library. Newlen’s book is a step-by-step “How To” manual specifically written for librarians. All of the […]

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Does Deep Linking Infringe Copyright?

Does Deep Linking Infringe Copyright? Steven Melamut Deep linking is a new buzzword among librarians, webmanagers and Internet lawyers. Deep linking refers to links on a web site to the interior of another web site bypassing the home page of the second one. For example, a deep link is created where web site “X” links […]

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Top Secret recipes

Top Secret recipes Carolyn Sosnowski www.topsecretrecipes.com Not so secret anymore. Want to know how to make Mrs. Fields’ Chocolate Chip Cookies? IHOP Pancakes? The Alfredo Pasta from the Olive Garden? This site doesn’t claim to have the authentic recipes for dozens of favorites, but Todd Wilbur, the author of several books of “Top Secret” restaurant […]

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2007 SLA Salary Survey includes data from Europe

2007 SLA Salary Survey includes data from Europe For the first time, the SLA Salary Survey and Workplace Study contains salary information and other data from respondents in Europe, including the U.K. According to the 2007 survey results, the average salary increases for SLA members in the U.S. and Canada have outpaced inflation yet again. […]

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SLA Virtual Seminars

SLA Virtual Seminars – SLA news Knowledge Management: The Role of Storytelling October 29, 2003 2:00 pm-3:30 pm ET. Your Virtual Seminar Leader. Michael Kull, Ph.D., is an absent-minded professor with delusions of becoming a famous moviemaker. His graduate courses and executive seminars force people to reflect on uncomfortable realities, unrealistic dreams, and on finding […]

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Career planning sources – career planning articles

Career planning sources – career planning articles – IRC Notes Craumer, Pat and Lucy Marshall. “Telecommuting from an Electronic Cottage: Negotiating Potholes and Toll Booths.” Online, 21(6), November/December 1997: 94-102. Sound advice from two who know. One author, who telecommutes from Montana, is employed by SilverPlatter, located in the greater Boston area; the other is […]

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What to do if you’re accused of copyright infringement

What to do if you’re accused of copyright infringement Lesley Ellen Harris You may receive an e-mail, regular letter, or telephone call or otherwise be notified by a copyright owner or a lawyer that you are infringing on a copyright. The claim may relate to an article published in your newsletter or a photograph on […]

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Information in the 21st century; women leaders; and tracking terrorists—an interview with Madeleine Korbel Albright

Information in the 21st century; women leaders; and tracking terrorists—an interview with Madeleine Korbel Albright Madeleine Korbel Albright served as the 64th Secretary of State of the United States from 1997 to 2001. She was the first woman Secretary of State and is the highest-ranking woman in the history of the U.S. government. As Secretary, […]