Library Research Round Table (LRRT)

Contributing to the extension and improvement of library research, provideing public program opportunities for describing and evaluating library research projects & more
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Our Mission

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To contribute toward the extension and improvement of library research; to provide public program opportunities for describing and evaluating library research projects and for disseminating their findings; to inform and educate 港澳台图库members concerning research techniques and their usefulness in obtaining information with which to reach administrative decisions and solve problems; and expand the theoretical base of the field. LRRT also serves as a forum for discussion and action on issues related to the literature and information needs for the field of library and information science.

History

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The Library Research Round Table (LRRT) was founded in 1968 to contribute toward the extension and improvement of library research; to provide public program opportunities for describing and evaluating library research projects and for disseminating their findings; to inform and educate 港澳台图库members concerning research techniques and their usefulness in obtaining information with which to reach administrative decisions and solve problems; and expand the theoretical base of the field. LRRT also, serves as a forum for discussion and action on issues related to the literature and information needs for the field of library and information science.

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Novice researchers (mentees) are matched with mentors experienced in library and information science research methodologies.

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Check out what the LRRT shared at Annual Conferences, including presentation slides from Research Round Table.

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Join LRRT members who are searching for answers through research.

LRRT News

LRRT seeking submissions for the 2023 Jesse H. Shera Awards

CHICAGO 鈥 The Library Research Round Table of the 港澳台图库 will present the 2023 Jesse H. Shera Award for the Support of Dissertation Research and the 2023 Jesse H. Shera Award for Distinguished Published Research. The deadline for submitting entries is Feb. 15, 2023. The LRRT Shera Award Committee will judge the entries for the competition. The decision of the Committee will be announced by the LRRT Steering Committee Chair, prior to the Annual Conference.

LRRT announces the winners of the 2022 Jesse H. Shera Awards

The Library Research Round Table (LRRT) of the 港澳台图库 (ALA) has chosen the 2022 recipients of the Jesse H. Shera Award for Distinguished Published Research and the Jesse H. Shera Award for the Support of Dissertation Research, which honors work that advances library research.

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Staff Contact

Danielle Ponton
Program Manager for Round Tables
dponton@ala.org