Library Deans

Chair: Janice Welburn, Marquette University
Phone: (414) 288-7214
Next Conference
Location: Loyola University Maryland
Dates: May 17-20, 2015

Click here to register online for the 2015 AJCU-CITM / Library Deans Conference at Loyola University Maryland.

This AJCU Library Deans conference is comprised of deans and directors of libraries at the 28 Jesuit colleges and universities in the U.S. They meet annually to discuss new trends and issues related to university libraries in the 21st century, and continue collaborative initiatives including the AJCU Virtual Library Consortium. Throughout the year, members stay in contact through an active AJCU listserv. The conference meets bi-annually with the AJCU Conference on Information Technology (CITM).

Please click on the following link to access the AJCU Library Deans' website:

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The member institutions of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities (AJCU) are committed to developing programs and partnerships that advance international education and support initiatives that advance global citizenship.
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