Stop being Busy and Start being Productive The Internet and social media are filled with posts, memes, and images about “the grind.” This belief system that doing more is the minimum and doing less is unforgivable only leads to burnout Continue reading Webinar: Stop being Busy and Start being Productive
The June 2017 Techexpo Hiring Events will be held June 15 in McClean, VA and June 29 in Linthicum Heights, MD. Please note that these events require a security clearance. For more information, click here for the full event announcement.
Congratulations iSchool alumna Natalie Baur on the Emerging Leader Award! Read the SAA statement below: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 2017 Natalie Baur Receives Emerging Leader Award from Society of American Archivists CHICAGO—Natalie Baur, digital preservation librarian at El Colegio Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: Natalie Baur
Check out this interview by the American Library Association Office for Diversity, Literacy, and Outreach Services with Liz Laribee, creator of Amira in America along with Andrea Castillo, Carmen Collins, and Dolly Martino. Amira in America was created as part of the Continue reading Student Spotlight: Interview with Amira in America creator
Please see the copied message from the University of Maryland to the campus community. We at the iSchool are deeply saddened by the recent events on the UMD campus. Take advantage of the campus resources below and remember, the MLIS Continue reading UMD Campus Resources- May 23-25, 2017
The MLIS Program team extends a big CONGRATULATIONS to the graduates today! All of your hard work is paying off and we wish you the absolute best in all your future endeavors. Be sure to keep in touch and brag Continue reading Congratulations iSchool Class of 2017!
The ASIS&T Pratt Severn Best Student Research Paper Jury is looking for the best Masters student research paper in information science. Any student in a Masters’ degree-granting institution can submit a paper. Papers must follow the guidelines of a JASIST Continue reading ASIS&T Severn Best Student Research Paper- June 15 2017
Potomac Technical Processing Librarians (PTPL) announces the availability of two $1,000 scholarships for future librarians interested in technical services. Students living or working in the PTPL membership region (DC, Maryland, Virginia) and who are currently enrolled in an ALA-accredited Library and/or Continue reading Scholarship: Potomac Technical Processing Librarians- June 30, 2017
We are pleased to invite you and your institution to participate in the OXFORD WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP SYMPOSIUM The summer symposium with be held August 2–4 at St Anne’s College, Oxford, UK. Alternatively, you may attend the 4–6 December 2017 meeting Continue reading Oxford Women’s Leadership Symposium at Oxford University- August 2-4, 2017
You are invited to submit an abstract if you wish to present a paper at the symposium, or you may attend as an observer. The Symposia are forums for the presentation of papers and discourse by scholars who have a Continue reading Education Research Symposium at Oxford University- July 31-Aug. 2, 2017