Rare Books and Manuscripts Section Conference Scholarship

The Rare Books and Manuscripts Section (RBMS) of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) offers scholarships to subsidize first-time conference attendance by professional librarians, qualified paraprofessionals, and students. RBMS is currently accepting scholarship applications for the 2018 RBMS Conference, to be held in New Orleans from June 19-22, …

Registration Open for 2018 Hubbs Children’s Literature Conference

Registration for the Hubbs Children’s Literature Conference 2018 has opened. The annual Hubbs Children’s Literature Conference is designed for parents, teachers, students, librarians, writers and others interested in encouraging the use of quality children’s literature in homes, schools, and communities. The conference also provides an opportunity to share information and learn …

2018 Library Technology Conference: Keynote Speakers and Registration Date

Registration opens December 6th! For the 2018 2018 Library Technology Conference. Join us at the 11th Annual Library Technology Conference! Here’s what you need to know to register: Registration opens Wednesday, December 6th at 12:00 Noon (CST) Register (and find more info) at http://libtechconf.org/registration/ Registration has filled quickly in the past …

Medical Library Association Conference

You are invited to attend the 2018 Midwest Chapter of the Medical Library Association (MLA) Conference on October 5-8, 2018, in Cleveland, Ohio! This is the Midwest Chapter of Medical Library Association Annual Meeting and Conference, which is a regional chapter of the Medical Library Association. Feel free to visit …

VRA Travel Award

We are delighted to announce that VRA Travel Awards are available for attendance at the 2018 VRA conference in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, March 27-March 30th, 2018. The deadline for receipt of applications will be Monday, November 13, 12pm EST. The list of recipients will be announced on the VRA listserv the …

Federal and Armed Forces Library Round Table Award Nominations

Nominations are accepted between each year for the four FAFLRT awards to be presented at the ALA Annual Conference. Deadline for nomination is January 31, 2018  We are accepting nominations for: The FAFLRT Distinguished Service Award recognizes a FAFLRT member for outstanding and sustained contributions to FAFLRT. The FAFLRT Achievement Award recognizes an individual for …

Code4Lib Conference 2018 Diversity Scholarship

Accepting Applications Now! As part of Code4Lib’s ongoing commitment to reducing economic barriers that prevent participation for underrepresented groups, and to achieving a balanced representation of the human experience, we are pleased to announce that we are now seeking applicants for our 2018 Diversity Scholarship program! The Code4Lib Scholarship Committee …

2017 Minitex Inter Library Loan Conference

Patrons are frequently forced to choose between competing library services and are confounded by terms that are library-centric. This breakout session will feature ideas for creating a seamless experience for library patrons by relying on a unified user interface and account for all library services, including interlibrary loan. EVENT DETAILS …

Travel Award for International Conference on Performance Measurement in Libraries

The Board of the International Conference on Performance Measurement in Libraries would like to announce a Travel Award scheme to increase diversity among the conference attendees. The award will be available to students or young professionals in underrepresented groups in the library community who would otherwise not have had the …