Sun, Feb 5, 2023 / 2:00am to 3:00am

Ex Libris will be performing maintenance on our I-Share Alma and Primo VE environments to apply the latest Quarterly Feature release.

This upgrade will occur between 2:00am-3:00am Central.  Access to your environment may be unavailable during the time of installation.

Primo VE semi-annual indexing is ready.

Release and Maintenance Schedule
Alma Release Notes
Primo VE Release Notes
Ex Libris System Status Page - CARLI I-Share Environments are on ALMA NA06 and PRIMO VE NA06

Tue, Feb 7, 2023 / 11:30am to 1:00pm

The CARLI OER Committee meets monthly.

This virtual meeting is held via Zoom / Conference Call.

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Wed, Feb 8, 2023 / 10:00am to 11:00am

Monthly Committee meeting: Contact for attendance details.

Wed, Feb 8, 2023 / 11:00am to 12:00pm

Monthly meeting of the CARLI Discovery Primo VE Committee. Held the second Wednesday of each month at 11am.

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Wed, Feb 8, 2023 / 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Self-care includes anything you do to keep yourself healthy – physically, mentally, and spiritually. Engaging in a self-care routine has been clinically proven to reduce or eliminate anxiety and depression, reduce stress, improve concentration, minimize frustration and anger, increase happiness, improve energy, and more. Join Jessica Daly as she shares important information and resources that can improve your health and quality of life.


Jessica Daly currently serves as Head of Collections and Electronic Resources and Head of Library Outreach and Marketing for the R.A. Williams Library for AdventHealth University in Orlando, Florida.  As a faculty librarian, she holds the ranking of Assistant Professor.  Jessica serves as a health literacy advocate connecting the importance of patient and caregiver health literacy to over-all health outcomes and quality of life through educational presentations for those within her community and beyond.  

She received a Bachelor of Science in Education as well as a Master of Library Science from East Carolina University.  Jessica is a published author, columnist, and public speaker.  

Jessica was named “Hospital Librarian of the Year for 2020” by the Southern Chapter of the Medical Library of Medicine and was awarded “Exemplary Instructional Programs or Services” in 2022 by the Florida Library Association. 

Jessica has been married to her best friend, Brian, for 23 years and is the proud mother of Taylor, her 19-year-old daughter who attends Seminole State College.  She has two dogs, Bella, a Shih Tzu mix, and Scout, a Golden Retriever.

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Sponsored by SEFLIN

Wed, Feb 8, 2023 / 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Feeling unsure about where to start with web accessibility? This webinar will help you get started by ensuring that your library’s website and digital content can be accessed and understood by all patrons. Facilitators will provide an introduction to this topic, and will lead breakout rooms on the following skills: 

  • Creating accessible web pages and documents
  • Using assistive technology with patrons with disabilities
  • Evaluating your library’s web accessibility with automated checkers

Be prepared for hands-on training and resources to bring back to your library! 

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Sponsored by NC LIVE

Thu, Feb 9, 2023 / 11:00am to 12:00pm

Monthly meeting of the Commercial Products Committee via Zoom.

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Meeting ID: 833 6696 4620
Password: 997435

Thu, Feb 9, 2023 / 12:00pm to 1:00pm

This webinar is the second in a three-part series that will equip attendees with a strong foundation in instructional design techniques and planning skills that will allow them to expertly instruct educational and learning experiences specifically addressing Information Literacy. 

This session will introduce analysis and backward design. Lindsay O'Neil will talk about analyzing your learners and your unique instructional contexts. We’ll cover the basics of lesson planning, and we will practice using the backward design process to write measurable learning objectives.

Lindsay O'Neil consults with and trains faculty and librarians on effective pedagogy, instructional design, educational technology, elearning development, open licensing, and accessibility. She holds a   Master of Education, specializing in Instructional Design, as well as a Master of Library and Information Science. She is also a faculty member in California State University, Fullerton’s Master  of Science in Instructional Design and Technology program.

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Hosted by SEFLIN

Thu, Feb 9, 2023 / 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Join Tess Wilson from the Library Freedom Project for an introduction to online privacy in the digital age. We live in an era of data breaches and constant surveillance. Learn how to keep your data safe and how best to encourage library users to do the same. We'll consider the risks versus rewards of common internet browsing behavior and navigate best practices for public computer labs, mobile phones, and personal browsing. 

This webinar is intended for any library worker with an interest in privacy.

At the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  • Describe privacy issues associated with using library resources 
  • Explain the privacy risks of some popular apps and tools 
  • Identify vulnerable moments in our privacy journey


Tess Wilson is a privacy advocate with Library Freedom Project. She is a librarian who loves talking loudly about digital literacy, equitable access, and citizen science. Most recently, she was a co-author of an ALA United for Libraries Action Planner and contributed a chapter to ACRL's forthcoming Data Literacy Cookbook.

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Sponsored by BLC

Thu, Feb 9, 2023 / 12:30pm to 2:00pm

CARLI is pleased to offer a 3-week synchronous and asynchronous course on open educational resources. This virtual course includes material that was first shared with the CARLI membership during the Open Textbook Network Train-the-Trainer workshops in Spring 2018.

This course will be offered February 2023 with the live sessions on February 2, 9, and 16 from 12:30 - 2:00pm. Attendees should plan to attend each live session.

The live sessions will include some presentations, but the aim of the course planners is that these will incorporate a flipped classroom model to build community among participants as all share and discuss the topics.

Technology used for live sessions: Zoom, ideally participants will be able to use video as well as audio.

Registration: More information on this course and instructions for registering can be found here.

If you have any questions, please send them to CARLI Support.