Call for proposals for 2018 Upper Midwest Digital Collections Conference

The 3rd Upper Midwest Digital Collections Conference (#UMDCC18) will be held on November 8th-9th, 2018 at St. Catherine University, St. Paul, Minnesota. You can help make this a great conference! Consider sharing your experience and expertise by submitting a program proposal for a session, workshop, or lightning presentation. The planning …

2018 ITEM Fall Conference – call for proposals and registration are open!

Keynote Our Friday morning keynote speaker this year will be Charlie Miller, the Founder and Chief Designer of Flipgrid. If you aren’t already using this tool with your students, Flipgrid is a social learning platform “where your students go to share ideas and learn together.” The Call for Proposals is …

ATLA Diversity Scholarship

  The ATLA Diversity Scholarship We are looking for applicants with an open willingness to explore the possibility of a vocation in information science and religious studies and/or theology. ATLA will provide one scholarship for $4,000 to a student from an underrepresented population enrolled in an ALAaccredited master’s program in …

MLA Annual Conference: Session Proposal Deadline Is Tuesday, May 1!

Submit your program proposals for Programmed to Lead the MLA 2018 Annual Conference—the deadline is Tuesday, May 1st! The MLA Annual Conference equips library staff with new ideas and tools to stay up-to-date, innovate, and succeed in their careers. A presentation at the conference can have an immediate and lasting …

2019 ALISE Annual Conference

Mark your calendar for the 2019 ALISE Annual Conference! The conference will be held September, 24-26 at the Knoxville Convention Center in Knoxville, Tennessee. The 2019 ALISE Annual Conference theme is Exploring Learning in a Global Information Context. We hope to reiterate that education for library and information science is …

ABOS awards

The Association of Bookmobile & Outreach Services (ABOS), an affiliate of the American Library Association, offers annual awards that recognize outstanding service, support for conference attendance, and the education of a student currently enrolled in a Library Science degree program. In particular, The Bernard Vavrek Scholarship provides $1000 to a …

Conable Conference Scholarship

Conable Conference Scholarship Offered through the Freedom to Read Foundation Would you like to become an intellectual Freedom Advocate? Applications are now open for the 2018 Gordon M. Conable Conference Scholarship, sponsored by FTRF. The scholarship provides funding for an LIS student or recent graduate to attend the ALA’s Annual …