Spring 2019 Semester
Spring 2019 Semester

Welcome to the (wintery) Spring 2019 Semester! For weather-related updates, check the LiveSafe App, monitor the University home page at stkate.edu, University social media (Facebook and Twitter) or call the University Emergency Weather line at 651-690-8666.

Research on Diversity in Youth Literature (RDYL) Vol. 1, Issue 2 Now Available

Research on Diversity in Youth Literature is a peer reviewed, online, open access journal hosted by St. Catherine University – MLIS Program and St. Kate’s Library, and is co-edited by Sarah Park Dahlen (St. Catherine University) and Gabrielle Atwood Halko (West Chester University). The Editorial and Advisory Board members represent the fields of Library and Information Science, Education, English Studies, the publishing industry, and beyond. Research on Diversity in Youth Literature’s mission is to publish scholarship attending to issues of diversity, equity, social justice, inclusion, and intersectionality in youth literature, culture, and media.

International Librarianship Summer 2019, Deadline to Enroll Feb. 15

Hurry! The final deadline to enroll in LIS 7600 International Librarianship, scheduled for Summer 2019, is February 15. The course includes a trip to Athens, Greece for the annual IFLA conference. Enrollment is through Global Studies. For more information: Contact the instructors ASAP:  David Lesniaski, dalesniaski@stkate.edu and Mary Wagner, mmwagner@stkate.edu. FYI: The instructors now have the costs for the course that were determined by Global Studies.


FYI: only a partial listing of blog posts appear below in News and Events. Go to the MLIS Blog page to see all postings, including scholarship and travel award announcements, call for proposals, conferences and more.

News and Events

Here by popular demand! The St. Catherine University Libraries announce our online Spring APA workshop for graduate and online students ...
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Join PLG and St. Catherine University Library for a brownbag conversation with Daniel Marcou about library outreach and criminal justice ...
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Call for Posters from graduate students in library and information science programs and library fellows for LOEX 2019 - Minneapolis, ...
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Go to the De-Stress Fest in the library December 13th! ...
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The MLIS Office will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 22 and 23, 2018 for the Thanksgiving Holiday. The office ...
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Monthly Student Organization Meetings
  • ALA: TBD
  • PLG: TBD
  • SAA: Monday, February 18 at 5:30 p.m. in CdC 5
  • SGO: Tuesday, February 19 at 5:00 p.m. in CdC 17
  • SLA: Thursday, February 21 at 5:15 p.m. in CdC 20