CARLI News

CARLI is seeking nominations for candidates to fill seats on the CARLI Board of Directors. The Board of Directors is the governing authority of the Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois.
 
CARLI Governing Members will elect one Board member from each of three specified constituencies (public universities, community colleges, and private colleges and universities). Candidates receiving the most votes for each constituency will serve three-year terms, July 1, 2022 through June 30, 2025.
 

March 15, 2022
By: Michelle Haake

FY23 Selection Cycle

CARLI is currently working with vendors to add pricing for the fiscal year 2023 selection cycle. The selection system will tentatively be open March 28–May 13. 

There is an announcement coming soon for a new vendor/product offering. Look for the information to be shared on the e-resources contacts listserv.

February 23, 2022
By: Michelle Haake

Craig Appointed to Governor's Task Force

CARLI Director, Anne Craig, has been appointed to Governor Pritzker's College Course Materials Affordability and Equitable Access Task Force

January 26, 2022
By: Michelle Haake

ProQuest will be taking up to an eight-hour maintenance window beginning Saturday, January 15 at 10:00pm ET to upgrade infrastructure, enhance security, and maintain reliability on many ProQuest products. During this maintenance window, the following products will be temporarily unavailable.

January 14, 2022
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If you'd like to talk with CARLI staff and your CARLI library colleagues about Alma Fulfillment and Automated Fulfillment Network workflows, known issues, and Q & A, join us online for the fall sessions of “Let’s talk about Fulfillment (I mean Alma, not life’s purpose).”
Sessions are scheduled for every other week, alternating between Tuesdays at 10:30am and Fridays at 2:00pm.

CARLI Office Staff will be online for each session to work with your questions and to facilitate the discussion in these informal sessions.

January 12, 2022
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The CARLI Board approved a winter break recommendation by the Resource Sharing Committee to turn off the ability to place new I-Share requests through Primo VE between 5pm on Thursday, December 23, 2021 and 8am on Sunday, January 2, 2022.

(I-Share requests are requests placed by patrons of one I-Share institution for physical materials owned by another I-Share institution).

Details:

December 21, 2021
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CARLI and ILDS Holiday Delivery Schedule

The CARLI office will be closed December 24 through Tuesday, January 4. Regular hours will resume on Wednesday, January 5. The CARLI Office will also be closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on January 17, 2021.

The following is the list of days that ILDS will not provide service:

December 8, 2021
By: Michelle Haake

CARLI Annual Meeting and Governing Directors Meeting

The 2021 CARLI Annual Meeting will be held via Zoom on Wednesday, November 10 at 10 a.m. Staff at any CARLI member library is invited to attend. The Annual Meeting will feature a keynote address by Emily Knox, "After the Fire: LIS Education in a Changed World." Dr. Knox is Interim Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and an associate professor in the School of Information Sciences at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

October 27, 2021
By: Michelle Haake

CARLI Annual Meeting and Governing Directors Meeting

The 2021 CARLI Annual Meeting will be held on Wednesday, November 10, at 10 a.m., via Zoom. Staff at any CARLI member library is invited to attend. The Annual Meeting will feature a keynote address by Emily Knox, "After the Fire: LIS Education in a Changed World." Dr. Knox is Interim Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and an associate professor in the School of Information Sciences at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

September 29, 2021
By: Michelle Haake

Fall dates have been announced for the CARLI discussion series, "Let's talk about Fulfillment (I mean Alma, not life's purpose)."

September 8, 2021
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