Federal Jobs Workshop at UM Shady Grove- April 25, 2017

The Career & Internship Services Center at Shady Grove has invited consultant Corliss Jackson from Federal Job Results to present the “Federal Jobs Workshop” on Tuesday, April 25th from 2-3pm (targeted to undergraduate students) and 4-5pm (targeted to graduate students) Continue reading Federal Jobs Workshop at UM Shady Grove- April 25, 2017

Lunch & Learn: Intellectual Property- April 18, 2017

Join us for next week’s workshop on intellectual property! Join us for a discussion about when you can claim ownership of research, publications, inventions and data.  Your questions will answered by Felicia Metz, Esq, of UMD’s Office of Technology Commercialization.  Continue reading Lunch & Learn: Intellectual Property- April 18, 2017

Lecture: Sustainable Collection Management- April 26, 2017

SUSTAINABLE COLLECTION MANAGEMENT:  Enabling the Transformation of Libraries Matt Barnes Director of Sustainable Collection Services at OCLCApril 26, 2017 (Wednesday) 3:00 – 4:30 pm McKeldin Library 6137 (Special Events Room) Academic libraries have endured as centers of learning and research because they have continually evolved to meet the needs Continue reading Lecture: Sustainable Collection Management- April 26, 2017

2017 Society for Textual Scholarship Conference at MITH- May 31-June 2, 2017

Registration is now open for the 2017 Society for Textual Scholarship conference, Textual Embodiments, to be hosted by the Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities (MITH) at the University of Maryland, from May 31 – June 2. The conference will concern Continue reading 2017 Society for Textual Scholarship Conference at MITH- May 31-June 2, 2017

Webinar: Taking on New Job Responsibilities- April 13, 2017

Free Webinar: Taking on New Job Responsibilities Thursday, April 13, 2017 1 p.m Eastern | 12 p.m. Central 11 a.m. Mountain | 10 a.m. Pacific Due to budget cuts and increased demands, many library staffers are being asked to take on Continue reading Webinar: Taking on New Job Responsibilities- April 13, 2017

Fellow Scholarship: New England Science Boot Camp, June 14-16, 2017

The New England Science Boot Camp for Librarians Planning Committee is offering up to four Fellow Scholarships for students with an interest in science or engineering librarianship to attend the 2017 New England Science Boot Camp for Librarians at the Continue reading Fellow Scholarship: New England Science Boot Camp, June 14-16, 2017

Webinar: Let’s Talk About Power: Why Diversity and Cultural Competence are Important to LIS- April 19, 2017

Join us for our latest Culture Conversations with NCLA’s REMCo, “Let’s Talk About Power: Why Diversity and Cultural Competence are Important to LIS” with Dr. Nicole Cooke of the iSchool at Illinois.  For more information and to register go to: Continue reading Webinar: Let’s Talk About Power: Why Diversity and Cultural Competence are Important to LIS- April 19, 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