Karen O'Brien Director email@example.com CHICAGO — The Committee on Accreditation (COA) of the American Library Association (ALA) has issued a call for comments on the proposed revision to the 2008 Standards for Accreditation of Master's Programs in Library and Information Studies. Comments
12/09/2013 - 11:38
Lorelle Swader Director firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — During the entire month of March, the ALA Committee on the Status of Women in Librarianship (COSWL), SRRT Feminist Task Force (FTF) and the ACRL Women’s & Gender Studies Section (WGSS) will recognize and celebrate women’s historic achievements
03/04/2014 - 17:48
Beatrice Calvin Program Officer email@example.com CHICAGO — During the upcoming American Library Association’s (ALA) 2015 Annual Conference in San Francisco, the ALA JobLIST Placement Center will provide complimentary career counseling sessions. Confidential sessions will be conducted from 9 a.m.- 5
03/17/2015 - 16:10
Beatrice Calvin Manager of Professional Development firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — Need a little bit of help with your career? Wondering if you should stay in your current position or look for something new? Not sure what your next move should be? If you plan to attend the ALA 2015 Annual Conference
04/28/2015 - 15:57
Thank you for your interest in the Lois Ann Gregory-Wood Fellows Program. ...
RGERBER - 06/18/2019 - 11:03 - Education & Careers
Examining Privilege in Classifications: Connecting Critical Information Literacy to Conversations on ‘Latinx'
Wednesday, 2/27/2019 2:00 PM (Eastern) 1:00 PM (Central) 12:00 PM (Mountain) 11:00 AM (Pacific) The presenter will share and reflect on a recent roundtable event hosted by the Sonoma State University Library (entitled “To Be or Not To Be Latinx?”) in whic ...
KLAHURD - 07/02/2019 - 15:11 - Education & Careers
Tuesday, 10/16/2018 9:00 AM (Eastern) 8:00 AM (Central) 7:00 AM (Mountain) 6:00 AM (Pacific) Community outreach is challenging. And now, perhaps more than any time in recent memory, it is important for libraries to support their Latina/o population. Given ...
KLAHURD - 06/12/2019 - 12:35 - Education & Careers
Alina's Journey...... I was the 2008 recipient for the ALA Cicely Phippen Marks scholar as a graduate student at the University of Michigan School of Information, as well as the School of Information- John Deere scholar; and the Otis Smith scholar (s ...
AALICEA - 07/12/2019 - 10:47 - Education & Careers
Tuesday, 6/4/2019 2:00 PM (Eastern) 1:00 PM (Central) 12:00 PM (Mountain) 11:00 AM (Pacific) Representation of diversity in LIS education and research is paramount to achieving our diversity recruitment and retention goals. This hour-long webinar will fea ...
WPRELLWITZ - 07/02/2019 - 15:09 - Education & Careers
Wednesday, 5/1/2019 2:00 PM (Eastern) 1:00 PM (Central) 12:00 PM (Mountain) 11:00 AM (Pacific) As part of ALA’s President Loida Garcia-Febo efforts in the area of diversity, equity, and inclusion, the Office for Diversity, Literacy and Outreach Services ( ...
AHAYES - 07/02/2019 - 15:08 - Education & Careers
Samantha Thomason's Journey...... Receiving the Peter Lyman Memorial/SAGE Scholarship in 2012 helped me move to the next level in my library career by not only providing financial assistance for completion of my Master's degree, but by also prov ...
AALICEA - 06/14/2019 - 09:50 - Education & Careers
Jeffrey Berkbigler Head of Access Services University of Nevada Las Vegas, Lied Library Las Vegas NV Megan Biggins Librarian Supervisor Arlington Public Library Alexandria VA Ginny Blackson Head of Collection Development/Managing Associate Dean Central Wa ...
HROBISON - 06/06/2019 - 10:57 - Education & Careers
The “I am ALA” feature on the ALA homepage will spotlight ALA members and the work they do. These segments may be picked up by other ALA-related media, such as AL Direct and www.ilovelibraries.org. If you’re willing to participate—and we hope you are—we’ ...
admin - 06/05/2018 - 14:00 - Education & Careers
Marissa Guidara's Journey...... After almost ten years of working as a “fauxbrarian” (a paraprofessional), I was nervous about taking the leap into my MLIS studies. Winning a Bound to Stay Bound scholarship not only provided me with financial assista ...
AALICEA - 05/03/2019 - 10:48 - Education & Careers