Reminder: We Are All Criminals Brown Bag Discussion 2/25/19, 5:30 pm

Criminal Justice through Community Engagement: A Brown Bag Conversation with HCL Outreach Librarian Daniel Marcou Monday, February 25, 2019 5:30pm-7:00pm Saint Catherine University Library Room 128 Join the Progressive Librarian’s Guild (PLG) and the Library for a brownbag conversation with Daniel Marcou about library outreach and criminal justice in conjunction …

Nnedi Okorafor @ Book Week, UMN

Nnedi Okorafor is an international award-winning author of Africa-based science fiction and fantasy. Born in the United States to two Nigerian immigrant parents, she is known for weaving African culture into evocative settings, memorable characters, and wonder-filled plots. Nnedi’s books for the young audience include, among others, the Binti series, Akata Witch, The Shadow …

WAAL Conference Call for Proposals

The WAAL (Wisconsin Association of Academic Librarians) Conference Planning Committee invites session proposals for Connect, Collaborate, Create: WAAL 2019 at the Lismore Hotel in Eau Claire, WI, April 18-19, 2019. Proposals for presentations, panels, and active workshops are all welcome. Plan for presentations to last for 50 minutes including Q&A. …

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 …

Lib Tech Call for Proposals – DUE IN 1 WEEK!

Reminder: Lib Tech is looking for a variety of student voices – send in your projects ASAP!!!! What: Lib Tech Conference 2019 When: March 20-21, 2019 Where: Macalester College – St. Paul, MN Do you have a technology-related library project, experiment, or innovation you’d like to share? We invite you …

Save the date: Nov. 7 NNLM Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Save the date: Nov. 7 NNLM Wikipedia Edit-a-thon Are you interested in improving consumer health information about women’s health on Wikipedia? Join the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM) on November 7 for #citeNLM2018! NNLM staff, network members, medical librarians across the nation will add citations to existing Wikipedia …

Minneapolis Institute of Art Talks: Don’t Read This! Don’t See This! Censorship and the Creative Truth of Words and Art

Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes, Spain, 1746–1828, El sueño de la razón produce monstruos, 1797–98, P.83.57.43   Minneapolis Institute of Art Talks: Don’t Read This! Don’t See This! Censorship and the Creative Truth of Words and Art – Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 6:30 PM.    Censorship and the …