MLIS Office Contact Information
Email: imdept(at)
Phone: 651-690-6802
Fax: 651-690-8724

NOTICE: This blog will no longer be updated as of April 8, 2017.
Please visit the new LIS Department website at

Send news, job, internship, scholarship announcements etc. to the MLIS Program at

Program News and Events





Call for Submissions

Monday, August 29, 2016

Calls for Entry for the 2016-17 Caxton Club Grants

Since 2002, the Caxton Club has awarded thirty-nine recipients grants totaling over $60,000.

The Club, founded in 1895 in Chicago, is devoted to the literary study and promotion of the arts pertaining to the production of books.

For the 2016-17 academic year, Caxton Club grants are being offered to Midwestern graduate students with projects in the following areas: bibliography, book arts, history of the book, library studies, print culture studies, and zines

For the second year, there is also a grant for a School of the Art Institute of Chicago undergraduate student with a project in book arts, and a scholarship for a Rare Book School student in the Midwest.

The first deadlines are October 1, 2016. See for more information, press releases, and the full calls for entry.

No comments:

Post a Comment