Applications are now being accepted for the ALAO Diversity Scholarship at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/DVDWBKB The application period runs until Wednesday, February 1, 2017. The Academic Library Association of Ohio (ALAO) values diversity in its membership, in the profession, and in future library professionals. For this reason, we offer a Continue reading ALAO Diversity Scholarship- February 1, 2017
We are pleased to announce that the Taylor & Francis Group is sponsoring travel grants for two students traveling to ER&L2017 (April 2-5, 2017, in Austin, Texas). The travel grant includes conference registration, air travel costs, and housing totaling up to $2000 Continue reading Travel Grant to attend Electronic Resources and Libraries Conference
Check out this scholarship opportunity for archives students through SAA! The application period for the Society of American Archivists’ (SAA) Mosaic Scholarship is currently open, with a deadline of February 28, 2017. The Mosaic Scholarship was established to provide financial Continue reading Mosaic Scholarship- February 28, 2017
Keep reading for some scholarship opportunities for Spanish speakers and those who want to serve in Hispanic communities! Applications are now being accepted for the REFORMA Scholarship and the Rose Treviño Memorial Scholarship. Any current or newly entering graduate library Continue reading REFORMA Scholarship and Rose Treviño Memorial Scholarship- March 15, 2017
Are you interested in a career in federal government? Register for this free career development opportunity! AFFIRM’s 2017 Information Technology Workshop and Shadow Day occurring on Monday February 13, 2017. This program is free to students and College/University staff, and it Continue reading 2017 Information Technology Workshop and Shadow Day- February 13, 2017
Check out this interesting article on LibSource, written by John DiGilio. DeGilio argues that librarians’ skill sets are invaluable to the 21st century business. Through research and reference, librarians possess the tools to help businesses navigate information needs, copyright restrictions, and manage Continue reading Why Your Business Needs a Librarian?
< Jeff Waters is the Coordinator of Graduate Student Services for the iSchool. He is from Baltimore, MD and holds a BA in Communications from Messiah College and an MS in Higher Education Administration from Drexel University. What excites you Continue reading Staff Spotlight: Jeff Waters
Keep reading for more information about a great free resource coming up next week! There’s still time to register for a great free webinar coming up next week cohosted by ALISE’s Gender Issues SIG and Special Libraries Association’s Education Division: Continue reading Free Webinar- Librarians and Stereotypes: So Now What?
Keep reading for more information about the Future of Libraries Fellowship. The American Library Association’s Center for the Future of Libraries is pleased to provide a fellowship for an individual or group interested in exploring the future of libraries. The Continue reading Future of Libraries Fellowship
Jasbir Thiara is the Academic Advisor for the iSchool. She is from Sacramento, CA and holds an MS in Counseling from California State University, Sacramento. What project is taking up the most of your time right now? Can you tell Continue reading Staff Spotlight- Jasbir Thiara