Federal Jobs Workshop at UM Shady Grove- April 25, 2017

The Career & Internship Services Center at Shady Grove has invited consultant Corliss Jackson from Federal Job Results to present the “Federal Jobs Workshop” on Tuesday, April 25th from 2-3pm (targeted to undergraduate students) and 4-5pm (targeted to graduate students) Continue reading Federal Jobs Workshop at UM Shady Grove- April 25, 2017

FORCE11 Communications Fellowship- April 20, 2017

FORCE11 COMMUNICATIONS FELLOWS 2017-2018 CALL FOR APPLICANTS APPLICATION DEADLINE IS APRIL 20, 2017 The FORCE11 Organization seeks applicants for its 2017-2018 Communications fellowship program. The FORCE11 is seeking applications from individuals who will implement the communication needs of the community.  Continue reading FORCE11 Communications Fellowship- April 20, 2017

Lunch & Learn: Intellectual Property- April 18, 2017

Join us for next week’s workshop on intellectual property! Join us for a discussion about when you can claim ownership of research, publications, inventions and data.  Your questions will answered by Felicia Metz, Esq, of UMD’s Office of Technology Commercialization.  Continue reading Lunch & Learn: Intellectual Property- April 18, 2017

2017 New England Science Boot Camp for Librarians- June 14-16, 2017

Registration is now open for the 2017 New England Science Boot Camp for Librarians! For further information and to register: http://guides.library.umass.edu/BootCamp2017 This year’s Science Boot Camp will be held June 14-16, 2017 on the campus of University of Massachusetts Amherst, Continue reading 2017 New England Science Boot Camp for Librarians- June 14-16, 2017

Lecture: Sustainable Collection Management- April 26, 2017

SUSTAINABLE COLLECTION MANAGEMENT:  Enabling the Transformation of Libraries Matt Barnes Director of Sustainable Collection Services at OCLCApril 26, 2017 (Wednesday) 3:00 – 4:30 pm McKeldin Library 6137 (Special Events Room) Academic libraries have endured as centers of learning and research because they have continually evolved to meet the needs Continue reading Lecture: Sustainable Collection Management- April 26, 2017

2017 Society for Textual Scholarship Conference at MITH- May 31-June 2, 2017

Registration is now open for the 2017 Society for Textual Scholarship conference, Textual Embodiments, to be hosted by the Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities (MITH) at the University of Maryland, from May 31 – June 2. The conference will concern Continue reading 2017 Society for Textual Scholarship Conference at MITH- May 31-June 2, 2017

Call for Nominations: William G. Wilson Staff Excellence Award

Each year, Maryland’s iSchool celebrates the extraordinary contributions that our former colleague, Bill Wilson, made to the College by recognizing one remarkable staff member whose work exemplifies his spirit. The “Bill Wilson Spirit” is committed to Maryland’s iSchool, its people, Continue reading Call for Nominations: William G. Wilson Staff Excellence Award

Webinar: Taking on New Job Responsibilities- April 13, 2017

Free Webinar: Taking on New Job Responsibilities Thursday, April 13, 2017 1 p.m Eastern | 12 p.m. Central 11 a.m. Mountain | 10 a.m. Pacific Due to budget cuts and increased demands, many library staffers are being asked to take on Continue reading Webinar: Taking on New Job Responsibilities- April 13, 2017