Scholarship: Bernard Vavrek Scholarship- July 31, 2017

The Association of Bookmobile & Outreach Services (ABOS), an affiliate of the American Library Association, offers annual awards that recognize outstanding service, support for conference attendance, and the education of a student currently enrolled in a Library Science degree program.  Continue reading Scholarship: Bernard Vavrek Scholarship- July 31, 2017

Alumni Spotlight: Natalie Baur

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

ASIS&T Severn Best Student Research Paper- June 15 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

Scholarship: Potomac Technical Processing Librarians- June 30, 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

Scholarship: Initiative to Recruit a Diverse Workforce- deadline May 15, 2017

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is accepting applications for the Initiative to Recruit a Diverse Workforce (IRDW), a program designed to recruit master of library and information science (MLIS) students from traditionally underrepresented ethnic and racial minority groups into Continue reading Scholarship: Initiative to Recruit a Diverse Workforce- deadline May 15, 2017

Scholarship: Ruth Fine Memorial Student Loan- April 30, 2017

The application period for the Ruth Fine Student Loan is open at http://www.dcla.org/page-1723277 The DC Library Association  awards one Ruth Fine Memorial Student Loan of $6,000  each year in support of ALA-accredited graduate library/information science education. This interest-free loan, which the student Continue reading Scholarship: Ruth Fine Memorial Student Loan- April 30, 2017

Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association (MAC/MLA)

Calling all students interested in health informatics and medical librarianship! Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association (MAC/MLA) is an active and dynamic group that welcomes students, and the student membership price of $10/year gives them the benefits of full Continue reading Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association (MAC/MLA)

Scholarship: Bernard Vavrek Scholarship- July 31, 2017

The Association of Bookmobile & Outreach Services (ABOS), an affiliate of the American Library Association, offers annual awards that recognize outstanding service, support for conference attendance, and the education of a student currently enrolled in a Library Science degree program.  Continue reading Scholarship: Bernard Vavrek Scholarship- July 31, 2017

Scholarship: Initiative to Recruit a Diverse Workflow- May 15, 2017

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is accepting applications for the Initiative to Recruit a Diverse Workforce (IRDW), a program designed to recruit master of library and information science (MLIS) students from traditionally underrepresented ethnic and racial minority groups into Continue reading Scholarship: Initiative to Recruit a Diverse Workflow- May 15, 2017

2017 LLAMA Career Institute- June 23, 2017

2017 LLAMA CAREER INSTITUTE Cultural Proficiency for Library Leaders PRESS RELEASE – 16 MARCH 2017             “Cultural competence is a skill set.  It is the confidence and competence to effectively move in and out of diverse relationships and experiences,” according to DeEtta Continue reading 2017 LLAMA Career Institute- June 23, 2017