Travel Awards for Symposium for Strategic Leadership in Diversity, Equity, Inclusion- due Feb. 28, 2018

Symposium for Strategic Leadership in Diversity, Equity, Inclusion The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) and the Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL) are offering a symposium to increase understanding and capacity among academic and research library professionals for creating Continue reading Travel Awards for Symposium for Strategic Leadership in Diversity, Equity, Inclusion- due Feb. 28, 2018

2018 SALALM Scholarship- due March 15, 2018

Since its founding in 1956, the Seminar on the Acquisition of Latin American Library Materials (SALALM) has engaged in a wide variety of projects and programs designed to advance the scholarly study of Latin America, the Caribbean, Iberia and the Continue reading 2018 SALALM Scholarship- due March 15, 2018

2018 Archie Motley Memorial Scholarship for Minority Students- due March 1, 2018

MAC is soliciting applications for the 2018 Archie Motley Memorial Scholarship for Minority Students (http://www.midwestarchives.org/motley). The scholarship is designed to provide financial assistance to minority students pursuing graduate education in archival administration and to encourage ethnic diversification of the MAC Continue reading 2018 Archie Motley Memorial Scholarship for Minority Students- due March 1, 2018

Call for Proposals: Race and Power in Library and Information Studies

Call for Proposals: Race and Power in Library and Information Studies The question of race and power in Anglo-Western library and information studies (LIS) has typically been framed as a problem of diversity and inclusion. Analyses tend to focus on the field’s homogenous Continue reading Call for Proposals: Race and Power in Library and Information Studies

ARL/SAA Mosaic Program II- due Feb. 27, 2018

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL)/Society of American Archivists (SAA) Mosaic Program II is now accepting applications for the 2018–2019 cohort. The program promotes diversification of the archives and special collections professional workforce by supporting master of library and information science (MLIS) Continue reading ARL/SAA Mosaic Program II- due Feb. 27, 2018

Informational Webinars: ACRL’s Diversity Alliance Residency

Join us for a webinar about ACRL’s Diversity Alliance Residency for new librarians at the University of Virginia Library. Register using the links below. November 1, 2017 2:00-3:00 pm EST November 7, 2017 1:00-2:00 pm EST November 7, 2017 4:00-5:00 pm EST Continue reading Informational Webinars: ACRL’s Diversity Alliance Residency

Informational webinars: ACRL’s Diversity Alliance Residency

Join us for a webinar about ACRL’s Diversity Alliance Residency for new librarians at the University of Virginia Library. Register using the links below. November 1, 2017 2:00-3:00 pm EST November 7, 2017 1:00-2:00 pm EST November 7, 2017 4:00-5:00 pm EST Continue reading Informational webinars: ACRL’s Diversity Alliance Residency

AccessComputing Student Opportunities

Are you a computing student with a disability?  Looking for an internship?  Want to connect with peers and mentors with disabilities?  AccessComputing can help you do that. AccessComputing, a National Science Foundation funded project, provides mentoring and funding for career development activities for students with Continue reading AccessComputing Student Opportunities

Don Kelly Research Collection Fellowship

Second Annual Don Kelly Research Collection Fellowship The Texas A&M University Libraries/Cushing Memorial Library and Archives and the College of Liberal Arts are proud to announce the Liberal Arts/Cushing-Don Kelly Research Collection Fellowship. The fellowship covers all aspects of LGBTQ Continue reading Don Kelly Research Collection Fellowship

Acknowledging History in Order to Disrupt it: Unearthing the Segregated History of Library and Information Science- Oct. 3, 2017

Join us on Tuesday October 3rd at 12:30 pm at MITH for the next talk in our Fall 2017 Digital Dialogue series, featuring: Nicole Cooke Assistant Professor and MS/LIS Program Director, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign​   Acknowledging History in Order to Disrupt it: Continue reading Acknowledging History in Order to Disrupt it: Unearthing the Segregated History of Library and Information Science- Oct. 3, 2017