Innovative Librarians Award- due Jan. 31, 2018

Innovative Librarians Award ​The  ​​San​ ​Jose​ ​State University​ ​School​ ​of​ ​Information has joined the Gwinnett​ ​County​ ​(Georgia) Public​ ​Library​​ ​to  ​co-sponsor​ ​​the​ ​​Innovative​ ​Librarians​ ​Award that recognizes​ ​library science​ ​graduate​ ​students​ ​who​ ​put​ ​forward​ ​new​ ​ideas​ ​to improve​ ​libraries​ ​and​ ​library​ Continue reading Innovative Librarians Award- due Jan. 31, 2018

Federal Library School Student Intern Fair at Catholic University- Nov. 1, 2017

FEDLINK’s Education Working Group and the Catholic University of America Department of Library & Information Science will be co-hosting a federal library school student intern fair and speed mentoring event. Join us on Wednesday, November 1st from 1:00 to 4:00 pm, in Continue reading Federal Library School Student Intern Fair at Catholic University- Nov. 1, 2017

2018 MLA Scholarship for Minority Students- due Dec. 1, 2017

The Medical Library Association (MLA) is calling all qualified candidates to apply for the 2018 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 2018 MLA Scholarship for Minority Students- due Dec. 1, 2017

Guest Post: 7 Strategies to Improve Collaboration Between Faculty and Librarians

7 Strategies to Improve Collaboration Between Faculty and Librarians The following is a guest post by Sarah Davies. According to a 2015 study by Library Journal, almost everyone across the board agrees that there is a breakdown of communication between Continue reading Guest Post: 7 Strategies to Improve Collaboration Between Faculty and Librarians

UMD College of Education Course Showcase- Nov. 2, 2017

Are you looking for an interesting course to take in the upcoming winter or spring semester? Come to the College of Education Course Showcase (see attached flyer) on November 2nd from 3pm-5pm in room 0306 in Benjamin to learn about study abroad, interdisciplinary, Continue reading UMD College of Education Course Showcase- Nov. 2, 2017

Federal and Armed Forces Library Round Table Awards- due Jan. 31, 2018

Federal and Armed Forces Library Round Table Award Nomination Call for FY18 Nominations are accepted between each year for the four FAFLRT awards to be presented at the ALA Annual Conference. Deadline for nomination is January 31, 2018 We are accepting Continue reading Federal and Armed Forces Library Round Table Awards- due Jan. 31, 2018

Shape Shifting: Academic Libraries & Change Agents- Nov. 6, 2017

Shape Shifting : Academic Libraries and Change Agents Day/time: Monday, November 6, 2017. 9 am – 3:15 pm. Place: Towson University in Northeastern Maryland. 510 Thomas Run Rd, Belair, MD 21015. Theme: This engaging program will address the new roles and changing landscapes that Continue reading Shape Shifting: Academic Libraries & Change Agents- Nov. 6, 2017

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

ARSC Conference Travel Grants- due Dec. 15, 2017

ARSC CONFERENCE TRAVEL GRANTS Application Deadline: December 15, 2017 The Association for Recorded Sound Collections is now accepting applications for ARSC Conference Travel Grants to be awarded in 2018. The grants are designed to: — encourage ARSC members to attend Continue reading ARSC Conference Travel Grants- due Dec. 15, 2017