Kaleidoscope Program Call for Applications

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is accepting applications for the 2019–2021 cohort of the Kaleidoscope Program. Formerly known as the Initiative to Recruit a Diverse Workforce (IRDW), the Kaleidoscope Program recruits master of library and information science (MLIS) students from historically underrepresented ethnic and racial groups into careers in …

ARLD Seeks Nominations for Minnesota Academic Innovator Award

Innovation. Change. Transformation. Breakthrough. Do you know an academic librarian or academic project team whose projects, programs, or services have made recent outstanding contributions that advance the mission of an academic and/or research library through an innovative project, program or service? If so, nominate them today for the Minnesota Academic …

Seeking Applications for 2019 MLIS Scholarship

The MLIS Faculty is now accepting applications for the annual MLIS Scholarship that recognizes academic excellence and leadership potential. The scholarship award is $2,000. Deadline is Friday, March 15, 2019.   Eligibility: MLIS Students having at least 18 credits by the end of this semester and having at least two …

Call for Applications – ACS Publications Travel Grant for ACS National Meeting in Orlando

ACS Publications is excited to announce that applications are now being accepted for our Travel Grant for Librarians and Library School Students to attend the ACS National Meeting in Orlando (March 31-April 4, 2019). Full details about the award and the application are available on ACS Axial at: http://axial.acs.org/2019/01/02/acs-publications-travel-grant-for-librarians-applications-due-february-1-2019/ Applications …

The Justin Winsor Library History Essay Award is presented by the Library History Round Table of the American Library Association annually to recognize the best essay written in English on library history. The award is named in honor of the distinguished nineteenth-century librarian, historian, and bibliographer who was also ALA’s …

Application now open for Institute for Research Design in Librarianship 2019

We are issuing a call for applications for the Institute for Research Design in Librarianship (IRDL) 2019. We are seeking novice librarian researchers who are employed by academic libraries or are librarians in a research setting, in the United States to participate in the Institute. We define “novice” broadly; if …

LC-CEAL Cataloging Internship Program deadline extended!

Please see below for the LC-CEAL Cataloging Internship Program 2019. The application deadline has been extended to Dec. 14, 2018.  Encouraged by the number of applications, strong support of our library community, and the successful completion of the internship program in recent years, the Committee on Technical Processing and the …

Reminder about the AALL Emerging Leader Award Call for Nominations

Just a quick reminder that AALL is accepting nominations for the Emerging Leader Award. This award recognizes newer members who have made significant contributions to the profession and have demonstrated the potential for leadership and continuing excellence. Selection criteria include: The nominee must be a member in good standing of …

National Library of Medicine recruiting for Associate Fellows, 2019-2020

Positions: National Library of Medicine Associate Fellows The NLM Associate Fellowship Program offers a fellowship for recent library science graduates with a formal curriculum including library operations, research and development, intramural and extramural research, development and lifecycle of the NLM web-based products and services and the extensive outreach and education …

2019 Innovative Librarians Award

Imagine this: You’ve sat through hours of LIS education, came up with a game-changing, innovative idea for public libraries, but don’t know what to do with it. Sound familiar? The Innovative Librarians Award will help you use your idea to solve problems for modern public libraries.We’re looking for ideas that …