Friday, October 21, 2016
Each year, St. Catherine University Alumnae Relations sponsored "Booked for the Evening," which features four of our MLIS graduates highlighting recent books for primary, intermediate, and young adult readers. The event is this coming Monday, October 24, 6:30-8:30 PM in the Ballroom. Students are free to attend with an ID. for details see: https://www.stkate.edu/participate/booked-for-evening
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
METROPOLITAN STATE UNIVERSITY, a vibrant and growing public, urban university, is seeking to fill a Technical Services Technician position within the Library and Learning Center, beginning December 2016.
The Art Libraries Society of North America is now accepting applications for the 2017 Wolfgang M. Freitag Internship Award. The award grants $3000.00 to the selected recipient to support a 150 hour internship in an art library or visual resources collection.
The deadline for applications is November 18, 2016.
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
The Office of the Minnesota Attorney General is accepting resumes from individuals with experience in library operations, including budgeting, hiring and supervision of library staff, strategic planning, development of law library resources, contract negotiation, and initiating and monitoring library services. This person ensures that the law library’s collection and resources meet the primary goal of research needs of the AGO staff. The director supports the library’s relations with the office, library consortia, and professional organizations.
The Office of the Minnesota Attorney General is accepting resumes from individuals with experience in reference and specialized research services. This individual will provide training to staff for various research systems; develop and maintain web-based instructional materials, tutorials, and/or guides to legal research. Also, this individual will provide services such as password management, interlibrary loan, legislative histories and current awareness services. This individual is responsible for cataloging, classifying, and organizing of all materials. You will work as part of a team of dedicated, talented professionals in carrying out meaningful work that makes a positive difference in the lives of the public.
Monday, October 17, 2016
Call for papers on art librarianship for Art Librarians of North America Society award
The Gerd Muehsam Award is given annually to recognize excellence in a graduate student paper or project on a topic relevant to art librarianship. It was established to honor the memory of Gerd Muehsam (1913-1979), a distinguished scholar, teacher, and art bibliographer, whose support of and dedication to ARLIS/NA was an inspiration to her colleagues and students.
Any student in any accredited graduate library program is encouraged to submit a paper written for a course in the previous eighteen months [since May 2015].
Friday, October 14, 2016
The Medical Library Association (MLA) is calling all qualified candidates to apply for the 2017 MLA Scholarship for Minority Students. MLA wants to support your excellence in scholarship and potential for accomplishment in health sciences librarianship. The scholarship is for $5000.00 plus one year of student membership in MLA and free inclusive student registration at the 2017 annual meeting in Seattle, WA.