October 2013

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AMIA Conference Early Bird Rates Extended

AMIA has extended their early bird rates for the November Conference to this Saturday, October 26. Student rate is $375. Details here: http://www.amiaconference.com/

Call for Papers: Copyright Conference, May 2014

The 2014 ABC Copyright Conference, co-hosted by Camosun College and the University of Victoria, will take place May 26 – May 27, 2014 at the University of Victoria Campus. The theme for the conference is Jumping off the Leg(islation). The spirit behind this theme is moving forward in our new Canadian copyright environment – methods, […]

January Term Courses [All Students]

The January term course wait lists for all ARST and LIBR courses have now been emptied. If you wish to add courses for January you should check the Student Services Centre on a regular basis to see if any seats have opened in the relevant courses.  If seats are available you should register yourselves into […]

Reminder: Applicaiton for Travel Funding [MLIS/DUAL]

Dear Students, SLAIS has made available travel funds for MLIS/DUAL Students to be allocated by the Chair of the MLIS Program. These funds are also available to Dual students attending an LIS or IS conference. The funds are extra to the travel funds that are currently listed on our Website. Funds will be initially limited to students […]

ALISE/University of Washington Information School Youth Services Graduate Student Travel Award

Are you a current graduate student in an LIS program (master’s or doctorate) with a focus on youth services (includes K12 focus)? Are you a member of the Youth Services SIG? Are you actively participating in the 2014 ALISE conference (e.g., presenting a poster or a paper, serving as a member of a panel, interviewing […]

Reminder: Application for Travel Funding [MAS/Dual Students]

Dear Students, SLAIS has made available travel funds for MAS and Dual Students to be allocated by the Chair and Second Chair of the MAS Program. These funds are available to MAS and Dual students attending an Archival Conference. The funds are extra to the travel funds that are currently listed on our Website (e.g., Student […]

Professor Saltman is missing her book [All Students]

Professor Saltman left her copy of the Chicago Manual of Style in a student’s box a week ago and it appears to have gone missing. If you find it, please turn it in to the office.  

Frances Henne / YALSA / VOYA Research Grant

Help advance our profession by advancing your research! YALSA is pleased to support the Frances Henne / YALSA / VOYA Research Grant, an annual competition that awards recipients $1000 in seed money to support small-scale research projects. The deadline for applying is December 1. The proposed research must respond to YALSA’s vision, mission, goals, and […]

GPS sessions: Writing for the Public, Supervisory Relationships + Working Across Cultures

Registration is now open for: Getting the Word Out: Writing your research for the public sphere Monday, October 28th, 2013, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm For a complete session description, please visit https://www.grad.ubc.ca/about-us/events/10621-gps-workshop-getting-word-out-writing-your-research-public-sphere To register, see: https://www.surveyfeedback.ca/surveys/wsb.dll/s/1g2cb2 Building Effective Supervisory Relationships Wednesday, October 30th, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm For a complete session description, please visit: […]

2013 Ronald Jobe Scholarship Winner – Megan Harrison

SLAIS is pleased to announce the recipient of the Master of Arts in Children’s Literature Ronald Jobe Scholarship. MACL candidate Megan Harrison was presented with the award by Professor Emeritus Ronald Jobe at the Vancouver Children’s Literature Roundtable event on October 19, 2013.

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