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At the recent COMO/GLA conference in Columbus (with the theme "Discovering a New World of Knowledge") several UGA staff made presentations:

Susan Morris (ILL) won the EBSCO award for best paper in the Academic Library Division paper presentations (cash award and plaque). Susan's paper was entitled "Charting a Course for Success in the New World of Resource Sharing: Training, Mentoring, and Continuing Education." She also co-facilitated a session to
design a mentoring program for new interlibrary loan/resource sharing practitioners in the state. And, Susan was also elected chair of the Interlibrary Cooperation Roundtable for 2006.

Carla Buss (Reference) co-presented a session on "Learning Commons: Catalyst for Needed Change" with Sherrida Crawford of Valdosta State University and Crit Stuart of Georgia Tech.

Ted Bazemore, Sheila Devaney, Diana Hartle and Patrick Reidenbaugh (Reference) co-presented a session on "Ending Citation Anxiety: EndNote comes to UGA."

Toby Graham (DLG) presented "Digital Library of Georgia: Sharing Georgia History & Culture Online" and, with Catherine Jannik and Mark Spasser: "GALILEO Knowledge Repository: Taking Institutional Repositories Statewide"

Who's New

Kelly Hickey, Library Assistant III in Serials. Effective 10/20/05 .

Roxanne Hunter, Library Assistant II in Access Services. Effective November 3, 2005

Who's Leaving the Libraries

No resignations to report in this issue.

Who's Changing in the Libraries

No personnel changes to report in this issue.

Student Employee Payroll Calendar

Thursday, October 27, 2005 - Wednesday, November 9, 2005 :

Student Employee Information Forms: due to Becky Wortham by noon on Monday, November 7, 2005.

Hourly (student) timesheets: due to Betty Mayweather by 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 10, 2005.

Information on the procedures for hiring, changing status, or terminating student assistants can be found at http://www.libs.uga.edu/staff/studentproc.html .

Visit http://www.busfin.uga.edu/staff/orient.html for 'Online Orientation' for all new student employees.

If you have any questions, please contact Becky Wortham at 542-2716 or at bwortham@uga.edu .

Information on the procedures for hiring, changing status, or terminating student assistants can be found at www.libs.uga.edu/staff/studentproc.html.

Visit www.busfin.uga.edu/staff/orient.html for "Online Orienation" for all new student employees.

If you have any questions, please contact Becky Wortham at 542-2716 or at bwortham@uga.edu.

Websites of Interest:

Administrative Policies and Procedures : http://www.busfin.uga.edu/manual/

Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA): http://www.hr.uga.edu/fmla/fmla_intro.html .

UGA HR Position Vacancies: https://jobapp.humanres.uga.edu/hr_app/hr_position_vacancies.cfm

Libraries Position Postings: http://www.libs.uga.edu/humres/jobs/index.html

Libraries Meeting/Events Schedule: http://www.libs.uga.edu/events

Online HR Newsletter: http://www.hr.uga.edu/news_intro.html

Library Worklife Newsletter: http://www.ala-apa.org/newsletter/newsletter.html

Shared Leave Program: http://www.hr.uga.edu/shared_leave.html

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