ALA Sustainability Round Table Virtual Meeting, Thursday May 3, 2018 @ 2pm

Dear LIS student: You are invited to a virtual conversation (via Zoom) to learn about SustainRT, ALA’s Sustainability Round Table. Learn how you can add your voice to the radical conversations that are leading to changes at the local, regional, and national levels in our libraries, professional associations, communities, and …

Smithsonian Webinar on Applying for Federal Jobs

Every year, the U.S. federal government hires historians to work in a variety of agencies. The process for applying for these jobs is somewhat different than that of academic or fellowship programs. Applications are handled through a central database and applications are screened by those who specialize in personnel management. …

Online Education Proposal

The Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) Education Committee is pleased to announce its new Research-to-Practice webinar series. The purpose of the series is to disseminate current research related to youth services and address how it can be applied in public and school libraries. We are asking for your …

Webinar: Creating Welcoming and Accessible Libraries for Children with Disabilities

Upcoming Webinar: Creating Welcoming and Accessible Libraries for Children with Disabilities.Big or small, rural or urban–all public libraries serve children with disabilities in theircommunities. Please join librarian and advocate, Renee Grassi, as she shows how your library can develop an awareness and an enhanced spirit of inclusion to children with …

December Webinar on Storytelling

There’s still time to register for a great free webinar coming up next week cohosted by ALISE’s Gender Issues SIG and Special Libraries Association’s Education Division:Dr. Melanie A. Kimball, Associate Professor and Director of the School Library Teacher Program at Simmons, will be presenting a free webinar on the history …

Learn more about ebooks with Explore eBooks MN

Join fellow public, academic, school and special librarians in a statewide effort to explore the integration of eBooks into libraries, grow an understanding of how eBooks and digital content impact libraries, and engage in conversation around the future of eBooks in Minnesota. The Explore eBooks MN series of events will …