ASIS&T Sig/Met Student Paper contest

2014 ASIS&T SIG/MET Student Paper Contest Are you tired of preparing papers which immediately migrate into your professors’ files and have not been seen ever since? Recover your papers and give them a life and a great opportunity for yourself. Send your most promising papers to the 2014 ASIST SIG/MET Student paper contest where you […]

Graduate Pathways to Success Opportunities: Essentials of Productive Teams Workshop and Orientation Volunteering

Registration is now open for: GPS/Mitacs Step Workshop: Essentials of Productive Teams (formerly Managing Projects) Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 9:00am – 5:00 pm (Graduate Student Centre) For a session description, please visit: To register, see: New Graduate Student Orientation, hosted by Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, International Student Development, and the Graduate Student Society […]

Association of Canadian Archivists 2015 Conference Updates

The Call for Submissions 2015 is now open; to view the Call document or complete a submission, click on this URL:   The ACA is pleased to advise that negotiations have been concluded for the hosting of the next two conferences, in 2016 and 2017. The locations, facilities and dates are: 2016 Montreal, QC […]

AMIA 2014: Registration is Open!

AMIA 2014 October 8-11 . Savannah, Georgia The AMIA Annual Conference provides an opportunity for colleagues from around the world to meet, share information and work together. For newcomers to this dynamic and committed community, networking with other members and industry professionals is invaluable for professional development. Sessions and workshops provide a broad range of […]

Call for nominations for the 2013 Social Informatics Best Student Paper Award

The Special Interest Group for Social Informatics (SIG-SI) of the Association for Information Science and Technology and the Rob Kling Center for Social Informatics (RKCSI) are seeking nominations for an award for the best paper written by a doctoral student on a topic informed by social informatics. Nominations may include a published paper in a […]

For students looking for work in the US Federal Government: Internet Tutorials and Information from USAJOBS

The following link is to a posting on the DMIL website to some internet tutorials and information from USAJOBS, which is the website for applying for work with the US Federal Government. It links to resources created by USAJOBS to make applying for US Federal Government work easier.

Reminder Browser submission deadline July 10, 2014

A gentle reminder that the submission deadline for the BCLA Browser Vol. 6 No. 3 (Aug 2014), is July 10, 2014. If you have some news to spread, best practices to share, or a good story to tell, please consider making a submission. Submission details and guidelines can be found at Please note that […]

GSIS/GSA Call for Abstracts

Please consider submitting an abstract for one of the Geoscience Information Society’s (GSIS) sessions at the Geological Society of America’s annual meeting, which will be held October 19 – October 22, 2014 in Vancouver, BC, Canada. This year GSIS is planning to have an oral technical session and a poster session around the theme of […]

2014-2015 Visual Resources Association Foundation Internship Award: Call for Applications

Award Description: The Visual Resources Association Foundation (VRAF) Internship Award provides financial support for graduate students preparing for a career in visual resources and image management. The award grants $4,000 to support a period of internship in archives, libraries, museums, visual resources collections in academic institutions, or other appropriate contexts. The recipient will receive a […]

Notification – filming activity in the SLAIS Office – Monday, June 30 (5-7pm)

Dear all, I would like to inform you that there will be filming on Monday, June 30th from approximately 5pm – 7pm in the SLAIS office which may hinder access to the office and production staff may request quiet in the surrounding area. Apologies for any inconvenience. Kind Regards, Veronika  

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