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DC/SLA Chapter eNotes – March 2017


So far we are gearing up for an exciting year and working on expanding membership and making DCSLA a great organization to be a part of.

If you see anything you want to post contact the Communications team at communications@dc.sla.org, to post items to the distribution list or to post items on our social media accounts! Our door is always open to new ideas!

DC SLA Board

Do you want to  be the play a role on the DC SLA Board? There are two open positions now: Volunteer Coordinator and the Nominations Chair.
If interested email the President of DC SLA at president@dc.sla.org or the Communications secretary at communications@dc.sla.org

Also,  DCSLA Board meeting will be held every month and the schedule is on the main website for you to see. As a member you are invited to attend a board meeting and let us know your thoughts, also please let us know if you are going to attend.

February in review

In February we had an interesting event on Competitive Intelligence by Ellen Naylor.

From her talk you can see how to develop and improve your Competitive Intelligence, https://www.slideshare.net/EllenNaylor/develop-your-competitive-intelligence-skills

Upcoming Events

Join DCSLA and the Business Information Finders (BIF) to talk about small business information resources,Thurs. March 23, 2017 @ 2:45 pm at the Export-Import Bank of the US. Information can be found to register and take part here: http://dc.sla1.org/events/?ee=429

Washington Jewish Literacy Festival March 14-19 

If you have any event suggestions to highlight, please use this form to contact the Communication Secretary or the Programming Chair through this portal http://dc.sla1.org/about/committees-groups/program-planning-committee/

Continuing Education

-Want to expand your knowledge of Librarianship? NISO webinars are available for free to sign up for Spring 2017 offerings: http://www.niso.org/news/events/2017/.
You can also go back to previous webinars to see anything of interest that you missed.

-Don’t forget to look at the January-February Information outlook from SLA. http://digitalio.sla.org/?issueID=25&pageID=1

 SLA 2017 Conference

Early Bird Registration for the SLA 2017 Conference in Pheonix, AZ closes on March 31.


Chapter eNotes is an e-newsletter from the DC/SLA Chapter.

DC/SLA Communications Secretary – David Blum

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