AVSL Mid-Year Meeting 2019, May 6th @ MLA ’19


Monday, May 6, 6:00pm-7:00pm

This meeting is held during the MLA ’19 Conference (May 3-8, 2019), in Chicago, IL.  MLA ’19 Meeting Information


Columbian Room (West Tower, Concourse/Bronze Level), Hyatt Regency Chicago

MLA ’19 AVSL Agenda

Join us for Dinner!


Monday May 6, 7:30pm-9:30pm (following the meeting)



20 N Michigan Ave
Chicago, Illinois 60602


Regarding Parking and Location, they state,

“We offer validated parking in the Grant Park North Garage. $19.00 for 4 hours. The Madison/Washington street access point (purple/orange section) is closest to our entrance.”

RSVP to Dede Rios.

AVSL Members @ MLA ’19

Poster Presentations

  • Sachie Shishido: Library Collaboration with Faculty Members for Creating ORCID Profiles. The Ophthalmology Department of Harvard Medical School now requires all faculty to have an ORCID profile. The poster details the best way to add references to an ORCID profile, and the pros/cons of using ORCID to determine h-index. Poster #104.
  • Karen Alcorn: Multi-State Salary Survey. A New England area survey, showing how this region compares to national figures produced by MLA. Poster #111, can download poster and a handout. The handout contains more detailed information than they were able to fit on the poster. They plan to repeat the survey again in 5 years.
  • Rudy Barreras: Poster Party: Building a Researcher Community in the Library. Poster #120.

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