ARCHIVES*RECORDS 2019: TRANSFORMATIVE!

The 2019 Joint Annual Meeting of the Council of State Archivists and the Society of American Archivists-ARCHIVES*RECORDS 2019: TRANSFORMATIVE!-will take place July 29 – August 3 at the JW Marriott in downtown Austin, Texas. The 2019 Program Committee seeks session proposals that address how the archives, records, and information management …

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 …

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 …

Minneapolis Institute of Art Talks: Don’t Read This! Don’t See This! Censorship and the Creative Truth of Words and Art

Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes, Spain, 1746–1828, El sueño de la razón produce monstruos, 1797–98, P.83.57.43   Minneapolis Institute of Art Talks: Don’t Read This! Don’t See This! Censorship and the Creative Truth of Words and Art – Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 6:30 PM.    Censorship and the …

Call for proposals: Midwest Archives Conference

The Midwest Archives Conference will hold its 2019 Annual Meeting April 3-6, 2019 at the Marriott Renaissance Center in Detroit, Michigan. Long known as a city of innovative industry and activism, today Detroit is referred to as “America’s Comeback City” as a result of its imaginative revitalization of architecture and green spaces, …

Athletics Archivist – University of Maryland Libraries

Title: Athletics Archivist Category: Professional Track Faculty Department: Libraries, Collections Strategies and Services, Special Collections and University Archives Benefits: 22 Days Annual Leave, 15 Days of Sick Leave, 3 Days Personal Leave, 15 Paid Holidays, Tuition Remission, Health, Dental, and Prescription   As the largest university library system in the …