ARLIS/NA Salt Lake City Conference Travel Awards: applications open!

The ARLIS/NA Travel Awards Subcommittee is pleased to announce that Travel Award applications are open for the 47th annual ARLIS/NA conference, to be held in Salt Lake City, March 26 – 30, 2019.   Application deadline for all conference travel awards: Monday, November 26, 2018, 12:00 pm EST   Awards …

APIA in Historic Preservation in San Francisco November 11-13

Student Scholarships With generous support from the National Chinese American Citizens Alliance (CACA) Community Involvement Fund, students can apply for a scholarship (registration only) to attend the 2018 National APIA Historic Preservation Forum. ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: 1. Must be a student currently enrolled or recent graduate. 2. Lodging and transportation are …

ACRL 2019 Scholarships

ACRL is offering approximately 150 scholarships worth more than $100,000 for the conference to be held April 10-13, 2019, in Cleveland. Scholarship applications are due this Friday, October 5, so don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity. Scholarships are available in the following categories:   Early-career Librarian Scholarships– provide opportunities …

Lib Tech Call for Proposals – DUE IN 1 WEEK!

Reminder: Lib Tech is looking for a variety of student voices – send in your projects ASAP!!!! What: Lib Tech Conference 2019 When: March 20-21, 2019 Where: Macalester College – St. Paul, MN Do you have a technology-related library project, experiment, or innovation you’d like to share? We invite you …

Save the date: Nov. 7 NNLM Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Save the date: Nov. 7 NNLM Wikipedia Edit-a-thon Are you interested in improving consumer health information about women’s health on Wikipedia? Join the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM) on November 7 for #citeNLM2018! NNLM staff, network members, medical librarians across the nation will add citations to existing Wikipedia …

ALA Annual 2019 GLBT RT Call for Panelists

The GLBT Round Table is looking for presenters for a panel at ALA  Annual 2019 titled “Intersectionality and the Experience of LGBTQ+ Library Folks.” Are you part of the LGBTQIA/queer community? Do you hold multiple intersecting identities? We would love to hear from you! Please send a short statement (2 …

Call for Papers: The International Journal of Information, Diversity, & Inclusion (IJIDI)–Special Issue

Call for Papers: The International Journal of Information, Diversity, & Inclusion (IJIDI)–Special Issue “Engaging Disability: Social Science Perspectives on Information and Inclusion” The International Journal of Information, Diversity, & Inclusion (IJIDI) invites submissions for a special issue focused on social scientific perspectives on information and disability inclusion and empowerment. We …

Today is the last day to register for the MLA Member Summit!

Join us on September 28th for a Member Summit! At the Summit, we’ll get energized about MLA’s vision, mission, and strategic directions. We’ll critically think about what is most important and brainstorm potential activities that will guide MLA over the next several years. We want your ideas for how to …

2018 ITEM Fall Conference – register today!

October 25-27 Arrowwood Resort – Alexandria, MN   Now that school has begun again don’t forget to register! Media specialists, technology integrationists, technology directors and staff, paraprofessionals, library students, teachers — anyone interested in an exceptional professional development opportunity — THIS CONFERENCE IS FOR YOU!   Attendee registration **Be sure …