MLIS Community Nights

SGO Meeting.Thursday, May 5 at 5:15pm CdC 19. All MLIS Students are invited to attend. Progressive Librarians Guild MeetingMonday, May 9 from 5-6:00pm in CdC 362. See PLG’s website at http://stkatesplg.wordpress.com/ . MLIS Student Posters & Paper Presentations.Monday May, 9 from 5:30-8:00pm in the MLIS Classrooms. See below for which …

Course Spotlight: LIS 7963: Electronic Resource Management in Fall 2011

This course introduces students to the concepts and technologies driving the development of electronic resource management in libraries. Electronic Resource Librarians are concerned with the selection, licensing, accessibility, linking, evaluation, and administration of subscription databases, electronic journals and eBooks. The topics covered are wide ranging and include scholarly publishing, vendor …

Free Library Webinars – May 2011

Through the efforts of library colleagues around the country, here is a compilation of free or low-cost online webinars relevant to libraries from various sources. Many of the webinars will be archived, so check the relevant site later if you can’t attend the live online event. If you have additions …

2011 eLearning and eFolio Summit: July 27-29, 2011

Several educational agencies in Minnesota are teaming up this summer to offer a powerful user conference on eLearning and ePortfolios. The Minnesota Learning Commons, MnLC ™ (a cooperative between the University of Minnesota, the Minnesota Department of Education, and Minnesota State Colleges and Universities) and e-FolioMN/World ™, will hold a …

MLIS Community Nights

MLIS Annual Summit. Monday, May 2 from 5:30-8:00pm in CdC Rauenhorst Hall. Igniting the MLIS. The Keynote speaker is Kim Dority, President and Founder of G. K. Dority & Associates. The Ignite sessions will include: Jenel Farrell, Cody Hanson, Jennifer Nelson, and Ann Walker Smalley. RSVP by Tuesday, April 26, …

MLIS Annual Summit

Igniting the MLIS Monday, May 2, 20115:30pm-8:00pmRauenhorst Hall (Ballroom)Coeur de Catherine, 3rd Floor AGENDA WELCOME: Dean MaryAnn Janosik FOOD AND NETWORKING KEY NOTE SPEAKER: Kim Dority, President and Founder of G. K. Dority & Associates IGNITE SESSIONS:One– Jenel Farrell, Digital Archivist, Minnesota Public RadioTwo– Cody Hanson, Web Architect & User …

Student News: Christine Simon

2011 $1,700 SLA Conference Scholarship The SLA student group is pleased to announce that Christine Simon is the winner of this year’s conference scholarship. Christine will be graduating this May and attending the SLA Annual Conference in Philadephia this June. Congratulations Christine!