2016 CALA SE & SW Online Joint Conference

The CALA Southeast and Southwest Chapter online joint conference was successfully held from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm CST, on June 13th, 2016. The conference theme was: New Library Technologies, Practices & Impacts. It included a number of nice presentations and all the sessions were well attended.  The program details can be found below.

2013 News

  CALA SE Chapter 2013 Annual Program

10am – 12pm, May 17, 2013

10am Introduction (5 minutes): poster for our chapter at ALA this summer
10:10-10:30am Shuyong Jiang: My Experience with CALA 21st Century Library Program PPT
between US & China Libraries
10:30-10:40am Q & A
10:40-11am Angela Zoss: Duke University Libraries Data Visualization Program PPT
11-11:20am Sai Deng: Research Lifecycle at UCF PPT
11:20-11:35am Q & A
11:35-11:45am Luo Zhou: My role in planning for Duke Kunshan University Library PPT
11:45am-12pm Q & A and Conclusion


2011 News

2011 CALA Southeast Chapter Online Election Announcement

My Dear Colleagues,

As you know, the 2011 CALA Southeast (SE) Election had been held from June 14, 2011 to June 28, 2011. After a careful review, the 2011 CALA Southeast (SE) Nomination and Election Committee is very pleased to declare the following election results:

Based on the CALA Statistics, there are total of 35 e-ballots generated and sent. There are total of 21 votes, two of which are incomplete and should probably not be counted. Incomplete e-ballots can be identified by blank value in the “Completed” column in the report.

As a result, 18 votes altogether are counted as effective votes.

Candidate who will fill the position of Vice President (2011-2012):
Luo Zhou
Chinese Studies Librarian
Duke University Libraries
Telephone: 919-660-5803
E-mail: luo.zhou@duke.edu

Candidate who will fill the Position of Treasurer (2011-2013):
Hong Ma
Integrated Systems Librarian
Miami University Libraries
Office: 305-284-8844
E-mail: hma@miami.edu

Taking this opportunity, the 2011 CALA Southeast (SE) Nomination and Election Committee wish to express its very warm congratulations to our new elected chapter officers. You will become new emerging leaders in our CALA Southeast Chapters.

At the same time, the 2011 CALA Southeast (SE) Nomination and Election Committee especially appreciate the active participation and the strong support by Dr. Xiaorong Shao and Dr. Wenxian Zhang. With their remarkable academic and scholarly achievements, the CALA Southeast Chapter will be able to raise its benchmarks to filter out its new emerging pioneers.

A special thank you must also be given to all of CALA Southeast (SE) Chapter members who participated in this online election and executed their rights to select new trustworthy leaders in our chapter.

Finally, let’s celebrate and wish our new chapter leaders will make more contributions and progresses to the CALA and CALA Southeast Chapter.


LiLi Li
Chair, the 2011 CALA Southeast (SE) Nomination and Election Committee

2011 CALA Southeast Chapter Election: Call for Nomination

The 2011 CALA Southeast (SE) Chapter Nominating and Election Committee invites applicants for the following two positions in our chapter:
1. Vice President/President-Elect (2011-2012)
2. Treasurer (2011-2013)

Nominations and Self-nominations are welcome. All nominees must be current CALA Southeast (SE) Chapter personal members in good standing. Nominations and self-nominations, to be nominated or to seek for the specific position, can be sent directly to Lili Li, Chair of the 2011 CALA Southeast (SE) Chapter Nominating and Election Committee, at lilili@georgiasouthern.edu.

All nominations and self-nominations are due by 5:00p.m. EST., on Tuesday, May 3, 2011.

The 2011 CALA Southeast (SE) Chapter Nominating and Election Committee has the following members:
LiLi Li, Chair
Min Tong
Li Zhang
Dr. Shali Zhang
Ying Zhang

If any members in the CALA Southeast (SE) Chapter have any concerns and/or issues regarding this announcement, please feel free to contact LiLi Li at any time.

2011 CALA Southeast Chapter Annual Program Presentation Slides and Photos

The CALA Southeast Chapter successfully held its inaugural annual conference at the University of Central Florida, South Lake Campus on April 30, 2011. Please check out some of the presentation slides posted on the conference wiki, where you can also find the link to the chapter flickr page for the conference photos.

CALA SE Chapter 2011 Annual Conference

Please find the detail information from the conference wiki site. If you are planning on attending, please register here.

2010 News

CALA SE 2010 Election Announcement

Please find the PDF file of the 2010 election accouncement for our chapter.

Welcome Our New Member

Jenny Wang, a Cataloging Librarian for Savannah college of Art and Design library in Atlanta, GA, joined CALA SE Chapter. Jenny has been working there for 6 years. Before that, she worked as a Technical Service Librarian at Brooklyn Botanical Garden library for 3 years. Jenny got her MLS from the University of Kentucky Library School. Welcome, Jenny!

Welcome Our New Members

Two new members joined our chapter – Yanjuan Zou and Brian Leaf. Yanjuan is currently a graduate student in MLS program at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She is also working as an Assistant Librarian in UNC Highway Safety Research Center. Her study areas are digital library and special librarianship. Brian is currently in the Master of Library Science program at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Welcome, Yanjuan and Brian!

CALA Southeast Chapter 2010 Annual Report

Please check out CALA Southeast Chapter 2010 Annual Report prepared by Mr. Lili Li, the President of SE chapter for 2009-2010.

Luo Zhou and her co-authors Haihui Zhang and Yingzi Zeng published a book titled Classical Chinese Poems and Their Western Translations: Extensive Indexes to Recent Renderings by National Library of China Publishing House in 2009.