Business and Finance

Business Librarians Exchanging Instructional Materials (BLExIM)

  • 1.  Business Librarians Exchanging Instructional Materials (BLExIM)

    Posted 05-04-2021 18:20
    Posted on behalf of Kara Van Abel

    Dear colleagues,
    Please join us for BLExIM Week<https://sites.google.com/view/blexim-sharing/blexim-week>! BLExIM is an informal co-op of business librarians collegially sharing their personal Instructional Materials (IM) for everyone's benefit! The creators are planning a four-day event to promote the sharing and receiving of Business Reference Instructional Materials using BLExIM. Let us introduce you to the registry and show you how it all works. RSVP now https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJ4a57xDw8Ldv6NTrmHYSgJl2-I-IeyeI_e9WLhCGwqrwyoA/viewform!
    Schedule:
    Monday, May 24: RSVP'd participants will receive an email with information on BLExIM and teasers for IM available (asynchronous participation)
    Tuesday, May 25: Join us for a synchronous Zoom presentation from 1:00-1:30 central for a short introduction to BLExIM with the co-creators and see how it all works. Recording of the presentation will be sent to all who have RSVP'd https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJ4a57xDw8Ldv6NTrmHYSgJl2-I-IeyeI_e9WLhCGwqrwyoA/viewform

    Wednesday, May 26: Anyone may drop in for the share-and-receive-a-thon with the co-creators anytime from 1:00-2:30 central. Come learn how you can receive and share your instructional materials with colleagues.
    Thursday, May 27: Day 2 of drop-ins for the share-and-receive-athon with the co-creators anytime from 1:00-2:30 central. Come learn how you can receive and share your instructional materials with colleagues.
    We would appreciate it if you would help us to share this message widely among your colleagues. If anyone can forward to SLA, it would be much appreciated!
     
    We hope to see you there! If you have any questions about BLExIM or the event, please contact us https://sites.google.com/view/blexim-sharing/contact?authuser=1.
    Best regards,
    Kara, Annette, & Orolando
    Kara Van Abel, MLIS | Assistant Professor | Reference Librarian
    Liaison to the Collat School of Business
    UAB Libraries | Mervyn H. Sterne Library
    UAB | The University of Alabama at Birmingham
    SL 157B | 917 13th Street South | Birmingham, AL 35294-0014
    P: 205.934.6364 | kvanabel@uab.edu


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    Hal Kirkwood
    Bodleian Business Librarian
    Sainsbury Library
    kirkwoodhal@gmail.com
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