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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

APIA in Historic Preservation in San Francisco November 11-13

Student Scholarships With generous support from the National Chinese American Citizens Alliance (CACA) Community Involvement Fund, students can apply for a scholarship (registration only) to attend the 2018 National APIA Historic Preservation Forum. ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: 1. Must be a student currently enrolled or recent graduate. 2. Lodging and transportation are …

Call for Papers: The International Journal of Information, Diversity, & Inclusion (IJIDI)–Special Issue

Call for Papers: The International Journal of Information, Diversity, & Inclusion (IJIDI)–Special Issue “Engaging Disability: Social Science Perspectives on Information and Inclusion” The International Journal of Information, Diversity, & Inclusion (IJIDI) invites submissions for a special issue focused on social scientific perspectives on information and disability inclusion and empowerment. We …

ACT NOW! ACRL Award Nominations for 2019 Academic/Research Library of the Year Award & the Excellence In Libraries Awards

ACRL has opened nominations for the prestigious 2019 ACRL Academic/Research Librarian of the Year Award and the ACRL Excellence in Academic Libraries Awards. Submissions are due, Friday, December 7, 2018   Guidelines for nominations, links to previous award winners and other information is located on the following webpages: Excellence in …

CCLI 2019 – Call for Proposals

Reimagining Student Success: Approaches That Increase Participation, Representation, and Relevance California Conference on Library Instruction – May 3, 2019   CCLI 2019 invites practice and research-based approaches on the inventive, intersecting, and radical ways your instruction has redefined/reimagined student success. In particular, CCLI welcomes proposals that highlight participatory learning, critical …