Josephine Forman Scholarship- February 28, 2017

Another great scholarship opportunity with an approaching deadline! The purpose of the Josephine Forman Scholarship is to provide financial support to minority students pursuing graduate education in archival science, to encourage students to pursue a career as an archivist, and Continue reading Josephine Forman Scholarship- February 28, 2017

ALAO Diversity Scholarship- February 1, 2017

Applications are now being accepted for the ALAO Diversity Scholarship at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/DVDWBKB The application period runs until Wednesday, February 1, 2017. The Academic Library Association of Ohio (ALAO) values diversity in its membership, in the profession, and in future library professionals. For this reason, we offer a Continue reading ALAO Diversity Scholarship- February 1, 2017

Free Webinar- Librarians and Stereotypes: So Now What?

Keep reading for more information about a great free resource coming up next week! There’s still time to register for a great free webinar coming up next week cohosted by ALISE’s Gender Issues SIG and Special Libraries Association’s Education Division: Continue reading Free Webinar- Librarians and Stereotypes: So Now What?

Undocumented Student Resources: Website Launch

The University of Maryland has launched the new site Undocumented Student Resources. This site contains useful information for students, faculty, and staff. At the bottom of the post, there are printable PDF resources courtesy of Undocumented Student Resources. Keep reading Continue reading Undocumented Student Resources: Website Launch

Chinese American Librarians Association Mentorship Program

Keep reading for more information about CALA Mentorship opportunities. This would be a great resource for our international colleagues! We are pleased to announce that the 2016/2017 Chinese American Librarians Association (CALA) Mentorship Program is now open for applications. The Continue reading Chinese American Librarians Association Mentorship Program

Study abroad in Ireland: Information in Cultural Conflict

Flyer reads: A Critical Perspective in Cultural Conflict in Ireland & North Ireland University of North Carolina, Greensboro Dates: July 14 – August 6, 2017 University Application Deadline: November 28, 2016 Price: $4610 (including university tuition and fees) What’s Included:  Group airport pick-up Continue reading Study abroad in Ireland: Information in Cultural Conflict

Scholarship Opportunity: MLA Scholarship for Minority students

The Medical Library Association (MLA) is calling all qualified candidates to apply for the 2017 MLA Scholarship for Minority Students.  MLA wants to support your excellence in scholarship and potential for accomplishment in health sciences librarianship.   The scholarship is for Continue reading Scholarship Opportunity: MLA Scholarship for Minority students

Learn about librarianship and social justice at next week’s Considering #Critlib!

On November 11, learn about the history of the #critlib movement and perspectives on the intersections between librarianship and social justice, and delve into topics ranging from diversity and inclusion to information literacy instruction and metadata. The academic library division of Continue reading Learn about librarianship and social justice at next week’s Considering #Critlib!