2018 ITEM Fall Conference – register today!

October 25-27 Arrowwood Resort – Alexandria, MN   Now that school has begun again don’t forget to register! Media specialists, technology integrationists, technology directors and staff, paraprofessionals, library students, teachers — anyone interested in an exceptional professional development opportunity — THIS CONFERENCE IS FOR YOU!   Attendee registration **Be sure …

AALL Annual Meeting and Conference Program: Call for Proposals

Welcome! The Annual Meeting Program Committee (AMPC) is looking for some great program proposals for next year’s conference. The AMPC has compiled a list of “must have” program topics that AALL members have identified as being vital to their professional education. We’re looking for proposals that cover those topics, but if you …

3rd Upper Midwest Digital Collections Conference

The Upper Midwest Digital Collections Conference (UMDCC) provides opportunities for digital collections creators and curators in the region and beyond to network, share best practices, participate in hands-on workshops, and learn from leaders in digital cultural heritage. November 8-9, 2018 St. Catherine University 2004 Randolph Avenue St. Paul, MN 55105 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …