2017 New England Science Boot Camp for Librarians- June 14-16, 2017

Registration is now open for the 2017 New England Science Boot Camp for Librarians! For further information and to register: http://guides.library.umass.edu/BootCamp2017 This year’s Science Boot Camp will be held June 14-16, 2017 on the campus of University of Massachusetts Amherst, Continue reading 2017 New England Science Boot Camp for Librarians- June 14-16, 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

Call for Nominations: William G. Wilson Staff Excellence Award

Each year, Maryland’s iSchool celebrates the extraordinary contributions that our former colleague, Bill Wilson, made to the College by recognizing one remarkable staff member whose work exemplifies his spirit. The “Bill Wilson Spirit” is committed to Maryland’s iSchool, its people, Continue reading Call for Nominations: William G. Wilson Staff Excellence Award

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

Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association (MAC/MLA)

Calling all students interested in health informatics and medical librarianship! Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association (MAC/MLA) is an active and dynamic group that welcomes students, and the student membership price of $10/year gives them the benefits of full Continue reading Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association (MAC/MLA)

Scholarship: Bernard Vavrek Scholarship- July 31, 2017

The Association of Bookmobile & Outreach Services (ABOS), an affiliate of the American Library Association, offers annual awards that recognize outstanding service, support for conference attendance, and the education of a student currently enrolled in a Library Science degree program.  Continue reading Scholarship: Bernard Vavrek Scholarship- July 31, 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