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 …

LibTech Scholarships Announcement

Library Technology Conference Scholarship Program The Library Technology Conference will be awarding up to 10 scholarships to attend the 2019 conference. The goal of these scholarships is to promote library technology proficiency and awareness through attendance at the conference. These scholarships are available to first-time attendees to the conference who …

LOEX 2019: Call for Breakout Session Proposals – Due on November 16

LOEX 2019: Call for Breakout Session Proposals Up North: Reflect, Reconnect, & Renew 47th Annual LOEX Conference May 9-11, 2019 Minneapolis, MN PROPOSALS DUE NOVEMBER 16, 2018!!!   You are invited to Minneapolis for LOEX 2019 to showcase your innovations in library instruction. We are excited to see how librarians …

Roots and Fruits: Exploring the History and Impact of the Women’s Art Registry of Minnesota @ St. Kate’s

Roots and Fruits: Exploring the History and Impact of the Women’s Art Registry of Minnesota Curated by Heather Carroll, MLIS ‘18 Location: Catherine G. Murphy Gallery, St. Kate’s November 3-December 15, 2018 Opening Reception & Oral History Booth: Saturday, November 3, 6-8 p.m. Featured artists: Ana Laura Juarez, Angela Rogers, Ann Aslanidis, …

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. …

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 …

Today is the last day to register for the MLA Member Summit!

Join us on September 28th for a Member Summit! At the Summit, we’ll get energized about MLA’s vision, mission, and strategic directions. We’ll critically think about what is most important and brainstorm potential activities that will guide MLA over the next several years. We want your ideas for how to …