Call for volunteers: 2017 LITA Forum- due Oct. 13, 2017

2017 LITA Forum Denver, Colorado November 9 – 12, 2017 Student registration rate available – 50% off registration rate – $180 The Library and Information Technology Association (LITA), a division of the American Library Association, is offering a discounted student registration Continue reading Call for volunteers: 2017 LITA Forum- due Oct. 13, 2017

Call for proposals: 2018 Medical Library Association Conference- due Oct. 10, 2017

The 2018 National Program Committee invites you to submit a paper, poster, lightning talk, or special content session for MLA ’18 to be held in Atlanta, Georgia, on May 18-23, 2018. Themes for papers, posters, lightning talks, and special content Continue reading Call for proposals: 2018 Medical Library Association Conference- due Oct. 10, 2017

2018 Bibliographic Society of America Fellowship Program

The Bibliographical Society of America is pleased to announce its 2018 Fellowship Program.  The BSA Fellowship Committee wishes to remind our broad community that BSA awards are open to any member of the scholarly community engaged in bibliographical scholarship, including: academics,librarians, conservators, ​faculty, graduate students, Continue reading 2018 Bibliographic Society of America Fellowship Program

2017 MACMLA Annual Meeting- Oct. 21-24, 2017

Come to the 2017 MACMLA Annual Meeting in Staunton, VA! You are invited to the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association’s (MACMLA) Annual Meeting coming this October to Staunton, VA. The theme is Face Your Fears and includes a great Continue reading 2017 MACMLA Annual Meeting- Oct. 21-24, 2017

Opioid Crisis Town Hall: Library Needs & Responses- Sept. 12, 2017

According to the Huffington Post, there has been a dramatic increase in teen overdoses in recent years. This article is based on recently released data (https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/products/databriefs/db282.htm) from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. As the opioid epidemic attracts more Continue reading Opioid Crisis Town Hall: Library Needs & Responses- Sept. 12, 2017

2017 MARAC Scholarships- deadline Sept. 15, 2017

MARAC SCHOLARSHIPS All applications should be sent by email, to the current chair of the MARAC Scholarship Committee by the deadlines listed: Current Chair of the Scholarship Committee: Emily Cottle Vanguard emilyrcottle@gmail.com There are three awards available for each conference: 1) MARAC Continue reading 2017 MARAC Scholarships- deadline Sept. 15, 2017

Student Vision Scholarships- deadline September 2, 2017

The Middle Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association is currently accepting applications for its Student Vision Scholarships. There are 5 scholarships available for eligible library students interested in health science librarianship to attend the  2017 MAC/MLA Conference, Oct. 22-24, in Continue reading Student Vision Scholarships- deadline September 2, 2017

2018 Class of ALA Emerging Leaders- deadline August 31, 2017

Accepting Applications for 2018 Class of ALA Emerging Leaders The American Library Association (ALA) is now accepting applications for the 2018 class of Emerging Leaders (EL).  Details on the program criteria as well as a link to the application can Continue reading 2018 Class of ALA Emerging Leaders- deadline August 31, 2017

Information for the Black Caucus of the American Association of Law Libraries

Check out this brochure for the Black Caucus of the American Association of Law Libraries! It highlights information about potential careers in law librarianship and notes several scholarship opportunities. It also includes contact information for anyone interested in membership or more Continue reading Information for the Black Caucus of the American Association of Law Libraries