Monthly Archives: June 2010

USF SLIS Student Organizations Campaign Makes American Libraries Direct

The USF SLIS Student Organizations campaign for LSU’s library school has made today’s American Libraries Direct. South Florida students lobby for LSU library school The Board of Governors at Louisiana State University announced in May that they were considering closing … Continue reading

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USF SLIS Student Organizations Join Campaign for Saving LSU SLIS

The Board of Governors at Louisiana State University (LSU) announced last month that they were considering closing its Library and Information Science (LIS) program, among others, due to budget cuts. This announcement prompted a quick mobilization of the School’s faculty, … Continue reading

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Save LSU SLIS Program Letter Template

Please view the e-mail / letter template below for the Save LSU SLIS Campaign. This letter is designed to be sent to the Board of Supervisors for the LSU program. You can get more information, including the Board of Supervisors … Continue reading

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Clarice Ruder – First Branch Manager of Jan Kaminis Platt Regional Library

Clarice Ruder, first branch manager of the Jan Kaminis Platt Regional Library, passed away on May 24th, 2010 at 61 years of age. She had worked 34 years in the Tampa-Hillsborough County Library System. She recently retired from her position … Continue reading

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