Scholarship: Initiative to Recruit a Diverse Workforce- deadline May 15, 2017

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is accepting applications for the Initiative to Recruit a Diverse Workforce (IRDW), a program designed to recruit master of library and information science (MLIS) students from traditionally underrepresented ethnic and racial minority groups into Continue reading Scholarship: Initiative to Recruit a Diverse Workforce- deadline May 15, 2017

Mapping the Wilderness of Knowledge at Library of Congress- May 10, 2017

Mapping the Wilderness of Knowledge: The Card Catalog, Past, Present and Future WEDNESDAY, MAY 10, 2017 2:00 – 4:00 PM Library of Congress James Madison Memorial Building Mumford Room 101 Independence Avenue, SE Washington, DC  20540 Join six library champions Continue reading Mapping the Wilderness of Knowledge at Library of Congress- May 10, 2017

Scholarship: Ruth Fine Memorial Student Loan- April 30, 2017

The application period for the Ruth Fine Student Loan is open at http://www.dcla.org/page-1723277 The DC Library Association  awards one Ruth Fine Memorial Student Loan of $6,000  each year in support of ALA-accredited graduate library/information science education. This interest-free loan, which the student Continue reading Scholarship: Ruth Fine Memorial Student Loan- April 30, 2017

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

FORCE11 Communications Fellowship- April 20, 2017

FORCE11 COMMUNICATIONS FELLOWS 2017-2018 CALL FOR APPLICANTS APPLICATION DEADLINE IS APRIL 20, 2017 The FORCE11 Organization seeks applicants for its 2017-2018 Communications fellowship program. The FORCE11 is seeking applications from individuals who will implement the communication needs of the community.  Continue reading FORCE11 Communications Fellowship- April 20, 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