Teacher-Librarian Looking for Volunteers

Dear SLAIS students, Would you like to gain experience in a school library? I will need help to plan and put on a book fair at my school library in Richmond in February, Feb. 14, 17, 18, 19 and 20th. If you are interested in helping, please contact me.   Thank you. Janet Mumford, Teacher […]

AJL Scholarship

AJL STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP REQUIREMENTS The Association of Jewish Libraries is pleased to announce a scholarship of $1000 to a student enrolled or accepted in a graduate school of library and information science. Prospective candidates should have a knowledge of and interest in Jewish Studies, and demonstrate the potential, ability, and intention of pursuing a career […]

Apply Now – ARLIS/NA Washington, DC, Conference Travel Awards

Conference Travel Awards – Apply Now! Colleagues, The ARLIS/NA Travel Awards Committee is pleased to announce the followingTravel Awards for attending annual Conference of ARLIS/NA, to be held May 1-5, in Washington, DC. Details about the conference can be found here:http://www.arlisna.org/washingtondc2014/index.php The application form can be found at:https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2014TravelAwards More information about the Travel Awards can be found on the ARLIS/NA website: http://www.arlisna.org/about/awards/awards_index.html   Several awards are available to students […]

Deadline for January 2014 Registration

Dear Students: Please be aware of the following deadlines for January 2014 Registration Monday, 20 January, 2014 Last day for change in registration and for withdrawal from most Winter Session Term 2 courses and Distance Education Term C courses without withdrawal standing of “W” recorded on a student’s academic record. Student Service Centre remains open […]

Interrogating Access conference, Wilfrid Laurier University, Feb. 15-16, 2014

Registration is now open for the Interrogating Access Conference, to be held on February 15-16, 2014 at Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario. Information about pricing (student and one day rates available), accommodations and travel (including carpooling arrangements) can be found at: http://interrogatingaccess.ca/.  Interrogating Access is a conference designed to bring together a range of stakeholders in scholarship, particularly those […]

IFLA/ekz LIS Student Paper Award 2014

The IFLA Education & Training Section in collaboration with ekz.bibliotheksservice GmbH has the pleasure to announce the 6th IFLA/ekz LIS Student Paper Award for 2014. The IFLA/ekz LIS Student Paper Award will honour students of Library and Information Science whose abstract submissions have been accepted by any IFLA Section or IFLA Unit to be presented […]

IFLA WLIC Lyon 2014: Committee on Standards – Call for Papers

Call for Papers Committee on Standards Theme: Library standards: confluence with world trends The IFLA Committee on Standards invites papers to be presented at 80th IFLA General Conference and Assembly, Lyon, France, August 2014. The session will focus on how standards will be influenced by new and emerging trends and what impact standards will have on the […]

Lead, Children’s and Young Adult Collections

POSITION NAME: Lead, Children’s and Young Adult Collections POSITION NUMBER : 14141 PAY BAND: 10 JOB SUMMARY: Reporting to the Collections Manager, the Children’s and Young Adult Collections Lead is responsible for the development and delivery of children’s and young adult collections in all formats throughout the system. The Children’s and Young Adult Collections Lead […]

3MT coaching, Interacting with the Media + Managing Projects

Registration is now open for: 3MT Coaching Sessions/Tips for a great presentation: Come and learn about the competition and how to prepare a winning presentation.  Sessions open to students, staff and faculty.  Learn more about the program at http://3mt.grad.ubc.ca/ . Graduate students: Please come prepared to practice presenting your research. Tuesday, January 21 9:00am – […]

AASL Conference Student Award

AASL Conference Student Award   Purpose: The AASL Conference Student Award is intended to introduce a library school student interested in a career in architecture school librarianship to the membership and activities of AASL through attendance at the organization’s annual conference. The upcoming conference will be held in Miami, FL, April 10-12, 2014.   Award: […]

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