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Current members: we are looking for new Board members to continue our work. Board members meet several times a year and also by email, to discuss and plan upcoming conferences, workshops, and other activities. This is a great place to be to make your mark in the region. Contact the Nominations Chair if you are interested. We want to hear from you!

Assessment in Action

Fall Conference, Friday October 30, 2015 at the RIT Inn & Conference Center in Rochester, NY.

See conference details registration form and information. Please save the date!


Deadline: October 2, 2015

The Western New York/Ontario chapter of the Association of College and Research Libraries invites poster session proposals for our 2015 Fall Conference.  This year’s theme is “Assessment in Action,” and the conference will be held Friday, October 30th, from 8:30am-4:00pm at the RIT Inn & Conference Center in Henrietta, New York.  Poster presenters will receive a discounted conference registration rate.

Poster sessions provide opportunities to share new and innovative ideas, strategies and technologies.  Any topic, demonstration, or device that may be of interest to college and research librarians is welcome for presentation.  We ask, however, that this venue not be used to promote or sell specific products and services.  More information on the conference can be found here: Additional details including registration rates are forthcoming.

Proposals for the posters and any questions regarding the poster session should be submitted to Lucy Bungo at  The deadline for proposal submission is October 2, 2015.  Presenters will be notified of acceptance by October 9, 2015.

We look forward to seeing you this fall!

Lucy Bungo
Secretary, WNY/O ACRL