• Promotion: Sue Beck
    by Larry Allen on May 22, 2019 at 7:59 pm

    Submitted by Erica Jonak: Arezo (Sue) Beck has been promoted to Senior Systems Consultant in AD&S. In this role, Sue will manage multiple complex projects concurrently from concept through successful implementation, serve as project owner for the AD&S team, elicit business requirements, proactively identify and solve problems, and partner with users within all levels of […]

  • Wellness Wednesday/May 22, 2019
    by Larry Allen on May 22, 2019 at 7:50 pm

    Yoga in the 18th Avenue Library Wellness Room Classes will take place on Wednesday afternoons, 4-5 p.m. in the Wellness Room (060) in the 18th Avenue Library. Please see the schedule is below, and if you plan to attend, sign up today! Yoga mats will be provided or you can bring your own.   Class […]

  • Enterprise Project Tidbit: Will, Why, Could, How…
    by Larry Allen on May 21, 2019 at 6:05 pm

    Submitted by Danny Dotson: Will Workday…? Why will Workday…? Could Workday…? How will Workday…? Are just starts to some of the questions you can ask about Workday or policies/procedures surrounding this system and the Enterprise Project as a whole. Perhaps you want to know: Will Workday offer the ability to deal with transactions in the […]

  • Vacation Donation Information
    by Larry Allen on May 21, 2019 at 5:54 pm

    Submitted by Randall McKenzie: Faculty and staff are able to donate vacation time to those in need within University Libraries. Those donating vacation need to be in a regular appointment and maintain a minimum balance of 80 hours of vacation after the donation. Donated vacation time can only be used after all paid leave balances […]

  • Job posting: Research Commons Program Manager-Corrected
    by Larry Allen on May 21, 2019 at 5:48 pm

    Submitted by Brittany Steingass: The Research Services Department provides research support to The Ohio State University community on topics and activities relevant to all aspects of the research life-cycle. Reporting to the Head of Research Services, the Research Commons Program Manager is instrumental in the planning, implementation and management of services for the Research Commons. […]

  • By popular demand . . .
    by Larry Allen on May 21, 2019 at 3:41 pm

    Submitted by Nancy Colvin: We heard the clamor from our community and can happily announce we are opening the nomination process for the Standing “O”vation awards today, a full week ahead of schedule! The deadline to nominate work aligned with University Libraries’ value EQUITY or strategic direction INVEST IN PEOPLE is Friday, June 7. Standing […]

  • Job posting: Chinese Acquisition & Discovery Associate
    by Larry Allen on May 21, 2019 at 3:37 pm

    Submitted by Brittany Steingass: This position is responsible for cataloging primarily Chinese materials in various formats, using national, international, and The Ohio State University Libraries (OSUL) rules and standards, and for assimilating new rules and practices as they are established. The Chinese Cataloger evaluates and modifies existing records and creates new records in an international […]

  • Kudos: Adams, Batts, Niemeyer, OConnell, Perkins, McClung, Allen, Colvin, Medvetz, Higgins, Johnson
    by Maria Scheid on May 20, 2019 at 8:49 pm

    From Damon Jaggars: My most sincere thanks to our event planning group [Christina Adams, Quanetta Batts, Shannon Niemeyer, Christine OConnell, Alicia Perkins] for the Libraries Staff Appreciation Event last week. They put in a great deal of planning and effort to ensure that we had a memorable and enjoyable event. From Tracey Overbey: Alicia Perkins was very […]

  • Nominations for “Standing “O”vation” awards open May 28
    by Larry Allen on May 20, 2019 at 3:16 pm

    Submitted by Nancy Colvin: Nominations for the Standing “O”vation awards open Tuesday, May 28. The awards recognize work that reflects the University Libraries’ values and advances its strategic directions. This year, University Libraries’ value EQUITY and the strategic direction INVEST IN PEOPLE will be the focus of the pilot recognition program for the Rock Star […]

  • Blood drive at Thompson Library May 22
    by Larry Allen on May 17, 2019 at 2:51 pm

    Submitted by Shannon Niemeyer: One car accident victim can use as many as 100 units of blood. Schedule an appointment to be a blood donor on Wednesday, May 22, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Thompson Library. […]