Information for the Summer 2011 Session

All Summer 2011 Syllabi have been posted. Upcoming Dates Friday, May 27 – Monday, May 30: The St. Paul Campus Bookstore is closed. Saturday, May 28 – Monday, May 30: The University is closedTuesday, May 31: The first day of the Summer 2011 session. Saturday, July 2 – Monday, July …

Support PATRIOT Act Reforms [MNLibLeg]

Hello! The Minnesota Legislature may have adjourned but the U.S. House & Senate are currently in session and I wanted to make you aware of advocacy support needed at the national level. The American Library Association (ALA) is calling on library supporters to contact their Senators to support reforms to …

Legislativ​e Update [MNLibLeg]

Today Governor Dayton vetoed all of the budget bills passed by the Legislature. He issued detailed veto messages on each of the bills. Here is a link to the Governor’s press release: http://mn.gov/governor/newsroom/pressreleasedetail.jsp?id=102-11292 The press release includes links to each of the veto messages. Elaine KeefeCapitol Hill Associates525 Park Street, …

Legislative Update [MNLibLeg]

The 2011 legislative session ended last night at midnight. With no budget deal in place and the sure knowledge that a special session will occur at some point to enact a budget, the Capitol was lacking in the frenzied energy that normally characterizes the last day of the session. Governor …

Open Position: LIBRARY/INFORMATION RESOURCE SERVICES SPEC SR – Apply by June 6

The Minnesota Department of Revenue is seeking qualified candidates for a part-time Library/Information Resource Services position. This position provides specialized library services for the Minnesota Department of Revenue. Duties include planning for and leading the operation of a comprehensive library for the department, providing access for end-user searching and desktop …

Important Upcoming Dates

Friday, May 27: Winter 2011 grades are due. Friday, May 27: The St. Catherine University St. Paul Campus Bookstore will be closed. The Bookstore reopens Tuesday, May 31 Tuesday, May 31: The summer session begins The MLIS Program has one summer session. Wednesday, September 7: The Fall semester begins. Find …

Congratulations to the May 2011 Graduates!

Commencement is Saturday, May 21 at 11:00am in the O’Shaughnessy Auditorium. The MLIS Graduate Reception was held Monday, May 16. Announced at the reception was the winner of the MLIS Scholarship, the graduates who were awarded the Sister Marie Cecilia Marzolf, CSJ Founder’s Award, and the recipients of the Who’s …