National Transportation Library (NTL) Data Management/Data Curation Fellow

Joining the Data Curation and Data Management (DCDM) team at the National Transportation Library (NTL), the selected participant will be offered an opportunity to gain hands-on learning and skills in data management and data curation best practices, relating to transportation data, including aviation data produced by the BTS offices and …

Newberry Library’s Fellowship Opportunities for Native American Scholars

The Newberry Library’s long-standing fellowship program provides outstanding scholars with the time, space, and community required to pursue innovative and ground-breaking scholarship. In addition to the Library’s collections, fellows are supported by a collegial interdisciplinary community of researchers, curators, and librarians. An array of scholarly and public programs also contributes …

Roots and Fruits: Exploring the History and Impact of the Women’s Art Registry of Minnesota @ St. Kate’s

Roots and Fruits: Exploring the History and Impact of the Women’s Art Registry of Minnesota Curated by Heather Carroll, MLIS ‘18 Location: Catherine G. Murphy Gallery, St. Kate’s November 3-December 15, 2018 Opening Reception & Oral History Booth: Saturday, November 3, 6-8 p.m. Featured artists: Ana Laura Juarez, Angela Rogers, Ann Aslanidis, …

MLA Scholarship for Minority Student

The Medical Library Association (MLA) is calling all qualified candidates to apply for the 2019 MLA Scholarship for Minority Students. MLA wants to support your excellence in scholarship and potential for accomplishment in health sciences librarianship. The scholarship is for up to $5,000 plus one year of student membership in …

Apply for the 2019 Activist-in-Residence Program

The UCLA Asian American Studies Center and the Institute on Inequality and Democracy at UCLA Luskin are proud to jointly announce the 2019 UCLA Activist-in-Residence Program. >> Applications are being accepted now through November 2 <<   With a shared commitment to advance democracy through research and  alliances with civil …

Nnedi Okorafor @ Book Week, UMN

Nnedi Okorafor is an international award-winning author of Africa-based science fiction and fantasy. Born in the United States to two Nigerian immigrant parents, she is known for weaving African culture into evocative settings, memorable characters, and wonder-filled plots. Nnedi’s books for the young audience include, among others, the Binti series, Akata Witch, The Shadow …

WAAL Conference Call for Proposals

The WAAL (Wisconsin Association of Academic Librarians) Conference Planning Committee invites session proposals for Connect, Collaborate, Create: WAAL 2019 at the Lismore Hotel in Eau Claire, WI, April 18-19, 2019. Proposals for presentations, panels, and active workshops are all welcome. Plan for presentations to last for 50 minutes including Q&A. …

Apply NOW to the Digital POWRR Digital Preservation Professional Development Institute!

Apply NOW to the Digital POWRR Digital Preservation Professional Development Institute! The Digital POWRR team invites applications for the final 2-day institute funded in this grant cycle; to be held on March 12-13, 2019 at the George Washington University campus. Travel scholarships are available for those with financial need. An …