CALA Southwest Chapter 2015 Annual Conference
May 27, 2015
The world has successfully transitioned from the Newtonian‐
worldview era to the hypermedia‐networked age. Professions of
librarianship, including librarians and libraries, have also been shifted from
the traditional “guardian of knowledge” to the information intermediary.
The theme “Online Future” reflects SW Chapter’s efforts to move
administration meetings and events to online formats this past year. You are
invited to share your success of any online experience in librarianship,
addressing what types of online activities you have successfully held and
how these online events have influenced your career, profession, and
Texas Library Association 2015 Annual Conference
Location: Austin, Texas
Duration: April 14-17, 2014
Texas Library Association 2014 Annual Conference
Location: San Antonio, Texas
Duration: April 8-11, 2014
CALA SW member involvement:
Yang, L., & Perrin, J. (2014), Texas Library Association 2014 Conference, “Tutorials on Web Analytics: How to Conduct a Web Analytics Report on the Library Website,” Texas Library Association, San Antonio (April 9, 2014).
“美國亞省華人百年歷史回顧” Translation Project
Project inquired by Chinese United Association of Great Phoenix (CUAGP).
- This document is part of the book entitled “沙漠明珠” which was published 2012 and also online with a total of 22 pages and 6,848 words. Details:
- Project start to finish: January 2 to January 25, 2014; proof reading: January 26 to 31.
- Result: Project complete successfully and raised a certain amount of fund for CALA SW.
- Special thanks to: Huifen Chan, Le Yang, May Lee, Qian Liu, Yi Xiao, Anlin Yang, Xiaoyin Zhang
Texas Library Association 2013 Annual Conference
Ethnic and Racial Diversity in Academic Librarianship
4/26/2013 – Fri, 1:00 pm – 1:50 pm
Academic libraries have long recognized the importance and benefits of recruiting librarians from diverse backgrounds as essential to their overall mission. This program will present the historical and current state of ethnic and racial representation in academic librarianship, and resources and strategies for recruiting and retaining of librarians of color.
Hui-Fen Chang, Oklahoma State University
2013 Texas Conference on Digital Libraries
Barba, S., Perrin, J., Starcher, C., Winkler, H., & Yang, L. (2013), Texas Conference on Digital Libraries 2013, “Perspectives on Preservation Strategies for Digital Content: Lessons Learned,” Texas Digital Library, Austin, TX. (May 7, 2013). This is a panel presentation, and names of author and presenter are in last name’s alphabetical order.
2013 Digital Library Federation Forum
Barba, S., & Yang, L. (2013), 2013 Digital Library Federation Forum, “A Complete ETD Paradigm: The Workflow from Submission to Preservation at Texas Tech University,” Digital Library Federation, Austin, TX. (November 5, 2013). The poster presentation won the best award among dozens of others, and earned the registration tickets to the 2014 forum at Atlanta.
Southwest Chapter Poster for the CALA 2013 Annual Program
Southwest Chapter Poster for Arizona Library Association (AzLA) Annual Meeting (November, 2013)
Southwest Chapter mid-year report for Arizona Library Association (AzLA) Annual Meeting (November, 2013)