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

Call for Proposals: Digital Initiatives Symposium 2018- due Nov. 17, 2017

Call for Proposals: Digital Initiatives Symposium 2018 The Digital Initiatives Symposium at the University of San Diego is accepting proposals for its full day conference on Tuesday, April 24, 2018. Proposals should fall into one of three formats: Panel discussions: Continue reading Call for Proposals: Digital Initiatives Symposium 2018- due Nov. 17, 2017

Medical Library Association Scholarship- due Dec. 1, 2017

MLIS students: Please consider applying for the MLA Scholarship! A scholarship of up to $5,000 will be granted to a student entering an ALA-accredited library school or with at least one-half of the requirements of the program to finish when Continue reading Medical Library Association Scholarship- due Dec. 1, 2017

AccessComputing Student Opportunities

Are you a computing student with a disability?  Looking for an internship?  Want to connect with peers and mentors with disabilities?  AccessComputing can help you do that. AccessComputing, a National Science Foundation funded project, provides mentoring and funding for career development activities for students with Continue reading AccessComputing Student Opportunities

2018 Josephine Forman Scholarship- due Feb. 28, 2018

The application period for SAA’s 2018 Josephine Forman Scholarship is now open! 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 2018 Josephine Forman Scholarship- due Feb. 28, 2018

Fake News & Alternative Facts- Oct. 17, 2017

SAVE THE DATE:  October 17, 2017 – noon-2; McKeldin Library Special Events Room Breaking News: The onslaught of newscasts is overwhelming!  Is it fake news? Real news? Alternative facts? Come and discover the different perspectives on this vital topic from Continue reading Fake News & Alternative Facts- Oct. 17, 2017