ARLD Day 2019

ARLD Day is just around the corner! Join us on April 26, 2019 as we explore user experience, library publishing, diversity, academic freedom, web scraping, research impact, information literacy instruction, and many other areas of academic libraries. This annual gathering is hosted by the Minnesota Library Association’s Academic and Research …

Start Thinking About Your 2019 MLA Conference Proposals!

The Minnesota Library Association’s 2019 Annual Conference will be at the Mystic Lake Center in Prior Lake, September 19-20. This year’s conference theme, selected by MLA President Kirsten Clark, Libraries: Stronger Together, will focus on celebrating all the ways libraries and communities are Stronger Together. Through collaboration, whether internally in …

ARLD Day 2019 – Registration Opens March 11th

ARLD Day 2019 Friday, April 26 3675 Arboretum Drive Chaska, Minnesota  55318   ARLD Day 2019 Welcomes Keynote Speaker Matthew Reidsma. Matthew Reidsma is the Web Services Librarian at Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Michigan. He was a co-founder and former Editor-in-Chief of Weave: Journal of Library User Experience, a peer-reviewed, …

Call for Proposals – CALA Poster Sessions

Showcase of Your Achievements 3:30-4:30 pm, Sunday, June 22, 2019 2019 ALA Annual Conference Session Description: CALA poster sessions provide an ideal platform for CALA members to showcase, discuss and share achievements in research, work in progress, examples of best practice, innovative services, and community development in an informal scholarly …

CALA Conference Travel Grant

The CALA Conference Travel Grant Committee is pleased to announce that the 2018-2019 Conference Travel Grant is now available for application. Thanks to the president, we are increasing the number of awards to 7 recipients this year. Each recipient will receive a $500 check from CALA Treasurer after the Committee’s …

Institute for Leadership Excellence (MILE) 2019! Leadership in Action!

Institute for Leadership Excellence (MILE) 2019! Leadership in Action! May 7 – 10, 2019 What is MILE? The Minnesota Library Association (MLA) Institute for Leadership Excellence (MILE) is a subunit of MLA that gives participants an opportunity to grow leadership skills, connect with library professionals from around Minnesota, and be …