Category Archives: RIPS events

AALL/LexisNexis Call for Papers

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Teaching the Teachers or Taylor Swift?

by Cassie DuBay It’s good to be early for things. Snagging tickets to Taylor Swift’s next tour requires diligence and dedication. Trying to attend Teaching the Teachers required the same. It was January 22, 2019, 11:58am, and I had the … Continue reading

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RIPS-SIS Virtual Business Meeting This Thursday, June 13!

The RIPS-SIS Virtual Business Meeting is this week, Thursday, June 13th, at 1 p.m. Central, 2 p.m. Eastern time. This is a great opportunity to hear what all of our fabulous committees have been up to over the past year and … Continue reading

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New RIPS Social Media Series: Questions with Puron

The RIPS PR & Recruitment Committee has launched a new series on social media called “Questions with Puron” to highlight the diverse views and professional strategies of the constituents of Reference Instruction and Patron Services Special Interest Section (RIPS-SIS). Each … Continue reading

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Ingroup Implicit Biases. Yes, they are a thing.

During the week of October 22 – October 26, 2018, LISP-SIS, RIP-SIS, BCAALL, and the AALL Diversity & Inclusion Committee held an online conversation addressing diversity and inclusion within law libraries. During the 5-day discussion, selected facilitators posed questions on … Continue reading

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