ALA Sustainability Round Table Virtual Meeting, Thursday May 3, 2018 @ 2pm

Dear LIS student: You are invited to a virtual conversation (via Zoom) to learn about SustainRT, ALA’s Sustainability Round Table. Learn how you can add your voice to the radical conversations that are leading to changes at the local, regional, and national levels in our libraries, professional associations, communities, and …

ALA Scholarships

The American Library Association (ALA) is committed to promoting and advancing the librarian profession. To demonstrate this commitment, the ALA and its units provide more than $300,000 annually for study in a master’s degree in library and information studies from an ALA accredited program, or for a master’s degree with …

ALA Public Policy Position

The American Library Association (ALA) is seeking a full-time government relations professional to join its public policy team in the ALA Washington Office. ALA is the oldest and largest association for libraries and information centers in the world, delivering pragmatic solutions to pressing issues such as expanding economic opportunity, advancing …

EBSCO ALA Annual Conference Sponsorship

This annual award consisting of $1,000 for actual reimbursed expenses is designed to allow librarians to attend the ALA’s Annual Conference. Due December 1st, 2017 Eligibility Applicants must be ALA members Applicants must not supervise another professional librarian (MLS). Application Instructions Please complete the online application. Please attach a copy of …

Submit to ALA Endnotes

The NMRT Endnotes Committee seeks contributors for the Spring 2017 issue of Endnotes: The Journal of the New Members Round Table. Endnotes is a peer-reviewed, scholarly journal that publishes articles of interest to early career librarians (including LIS students, recent graduates and newer members of the Association). Current LIS students …

ALA Scholarship Program

If you need a bit of financial help to get through your graduate program, scholarship funds are now available. The American Library Association (ALA) has more than $300,000 available to students who are studying in library science or school library media programs at the master’s degree level. Get your application …

Part-time Internship with ALA

Position:Continuing Education Assistant, Office for Diversity, Literacy and Outreach Services Application Deadline: August 31, 2016 Position: Part-time, Paid Description The American Library Association (ALA) is the oldest and largest library association in the world. Founded in 1876, our mission is to share our vision of the importance of libraries, literacy and free …

Notice: Weather Postpones Tonight's Information Professional Panel

Tonight’s Panel Postponed: We’ve seen the forecast for later afternoon and evening, and the radar. Tonight’s “Information Professional Panel” set for 6 p.m. in MLIS Classroom, CdC 20, will be postponed due to the inclement weather. The organizers of this event, the SLA and ALA Student Chapters will be working …