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Email: imdept(at)
Phone: 651-690-6802/651-690-6431
Fax: 651-690-8724

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Call for Submissions

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

How to add the Internal MLIS Website as a tab in Kateway

Below are directions for MLIS faculty and students to add the internal MLIS website in Kateway. This website is for program requirements, program information, forms, class calendars, and course schedules. 

1. Login into you Kateway account.
2. Select "Content Layout" on the top left corner.
3. Choose "Add Tab"
4. Write the name (MLIS Program)
5. Select the Framed option. Copy and paste the following:
6. On your Kateway homepage, there should be a tab added to the right linking directly to the internal MLIS website.

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Deadline Approaching for National Digital Stewardship Residency Program in Washington, DC

The Library of Congress and the Institute of Museum and Library Services announce the official open call for applications for the 2015 National Digital Stewardship Residency, to be held in the Washington, D.C. area.

Full description here.

This is a reminder that the application deadline for the upcoming National Digital Stewardship Residency program in Washington, DC is next Friday, January 30, 2015.  All interested applicants should apply through the USAJOBS website, located at  Additional information about the program, the hosting organizations and application requirements can be found on the NDSR website.  All application requirements, including recommendation letters, must be submitted by the deadline.

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Utah Diversity Resident Librarian

The J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, is looking to fill a two-year, career line faculty position. We are targeting individuals who have a MLS or MLIS and have recently graduated or will graduate by July 2015, to fill our Diversity Resident Librarian position.

For more information about this position, please visit:

Please forward this email to anyone who you would be interested in this position.

Thank you,

Jordan M. Waite
Human Resources Assistant
J. Willard Marriott Library
295 South 1500 East, 5023
Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0860
Phone: 801-581-7709
Fax: 801-581-3997

Librarian, Department Head Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library

Librarian, Department Head
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Yale University Library
New Haven, CT
Rank: Librarian, Department Head (00)
Requisition:  28722BR

Yale University offers exciting opportunities for achievement and growth in New Haven, Connecticut.  Conveniently located between Boston and New York, New Haven is the creative capital of Connecticut with cultural resources that include two major art museums, a critically-acclaimed repertory theater, state-of-the-art concert hall, and world-renowned schools of Architecture, Art, Drama, and Music.

Position Focus:  Reporting to the Director of Beinecke Library, the Head of Access Services provides leadership and direction of a broad range of services and programs which support use of Beinecke collections by Yale faculty, students and the international scholarly community. The Head of Access Services must have a strong commitment to public service, a proven ability to interact effectively and productively with diverse individuals and groups, and an understanding of and commitment to the role of technology in special collections. The incumbent will provide leadership, instill high standards of service and administer the department’s resources to provide excellent services. The incumbent is responsible for long-range strategic planning for Beinecke’s Access Services and serves on Beinecke’s senior management team.

Creative Assets Archives Specialist

Creative Assets Archives Specialist position:

An excellent entry-level digital asset management specialist position.

Congratulations Amelia!

Congratulations to Amelia Snetting on her new job with Hogarth Worldwide as a Content Librarian. She works closely with the WPP General Mills Integrated Shopper Marketing agency team in downtown Minneapolis and connects with their GMI partners at the head office. Amelia has responsibility for ensuring all generated marketing assets are collected and stored in a digital asset management system in way that they can be easily found and reused as needed across various channels, retailers and campaigns.

Internship in with the Metropolitan Museum of Art Archives

Paid Summer 2015 Internship for Graduate Student - The Metropolitan Museum of Art Archives
Museum Archives holdings are primarily textual documents related to the Metropolitan's institutional history, collection, and past exhibitions, dating from 1870 through the twentieth century. The intern's responsibilities will include archival processing of Museum records, reference assistance to Museum staff and non-staff scholars, and historical research. The ideal candidate will be enrolled in a graduate program in library/information science or archives management. In addition to developing practical work skills through this departmental placement, the intern will participate in MuSe (Museum Seminars) and interact directly with the Museum's diverse audience by conducting a gallery talk based on their area of expertise.
The internship commences with MuSe (Museum Seminars), a series of curator talks in the galleries and presentations by executive staff that introduce interns to the curatorial, educational, and operational structure of the Museum. The seminars also include hands-on workshops and practice sessions to prepare interns to lead gallery talks and tours. Graduate interns attend mandatory full-day MuSe sessions for the first week of the program, and then each Monday throughout the rest of the summer.

Copyright Policy Assistance

ISD 196 is reviewing their copyright policy.  It was last reviewed and updated in 2004.  Since that review, there have been significant changes in technology and ease of access to documents, etc.  If someone is interested in working on the review/update of the copyright policy for ISD 196, please contact Dawn Lyons, School Library Media Specialist (SCU MLIS grad!) for more information.