Alumni Spotlight: Natalie Baur

Congratulations iSchool alumna Natalie Baur on the Emerging Leader Award! Read the SAA statement below: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 2017 Natalie Baur Receives Emerging Leader Award from Society of American Archivists CHICAGO—Natalie Baur, digital preservation librarian at El Colegio Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: Natalie Baur

Student Spotlight: Interview with Amira in America creator

Check out this interview by the American Library Association Office for Diversity, Literacy, and Outreach Services with Liz Laribee, creator of Amira in America along with Andrea Castillo, Carmen Collins, and Dolly Martino. Amira in America was created as part of the Continue reading Student Spotlight: Interview with Amira in America creator

ASIS&T Severn Best Student Research Paper- June 15 2017

The ASIS&T Pratt Severn Best Student Research Paper Jury is looking for the best Masters student research paper in information science.  Any student in a Masters’ degree-granting institution can submit a paper. Papers must follow the guidelines of a JASIST Continue reading ASIS&T Severn Best Student Research Paper- June 15 2017

Scholarship: Potomac Technical Processing Librarians- June 30, 2017

Potomac Technical Processing Librarians (PTPL) announces the availability of two $1,000 scholarships for future librarians interested in technical services. Students living or working in the PTPL membership region (DC, Maryland, Virginia) and who are currently enrolled in an ALA-accredited Library and/or Continue reading Scholarship: Potomac Technical Processing Librarians- June 30, 2017

Oxford Women’s Leadership Symposium at Oxford University- August 2-4, 2017

We are pleased to invite you and your institution to participate in the OXFORD WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP SYMPOSIUM The summer symposium with be held August 2–4 at St Anne’s College, Oxford, UK. Alternatively, you may attend the 4–6 December 2017 meeting Continue reading Oxford Women’s Leadership Symposium at Oxford University- August 2-4, 2017

Education Research Symposium at Oxford University- July 31-Aug. 2, 2017

You are invited to submit an abstract if you wish to present a paper at the symposium, or you may attend as an observer.  The Symposia are forums for the presentation of papers and discourse by scholars who have a Continue reading Education Research Symposium at Oxford University- July 31-Aug. 2, 2017

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