SALALM (Seminar on the Acquisition of Latin American Library Materials) Conference Attendance Scholarship
Deadline for All Application Materials: March 15, 2019
Established to encourage professional and leadership development in Latin American, Caribbean and Iberian Studies librarianship, the award of up to $1500 enables a master’s candidate in an ALA-accredited (or equivalent) library, information, or archival studies program to attend the next SALALM annual conference, June 26-29, 2019, hosted by the University of Texas at Austin.
Funding: iSchool Scholarship Applications for Academic Year 2019-2020
Deadline: February 19, 5PM PST
The Information School offers scholarships for continuing MLIS and MSIM students to help defray the cost of tuition for the 2019-20 academic year. (Please Note: these funds are not available for the current year. Students graduating in winter, spring or summer quarter are not eligible to apply for these funds.)
IDEAL ’19 Conference
Advancing Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility in Libraries & Archives
August 6-7, 2019
IDEAL, formerly the National Diversity in Libraries Conference, aims to foster awareness and appreciation of workplace diversity issues through the exploration of exemplary practice, contemporary theory, thought leadership, and strategy development for all those in the academic and public library, archives, and museum sectors.
IDEAL ‘19 will provide an opportunity for professionals at every level and across sectors to discuss how increasing workplace diversity and creating an inclusive workplace environment improves organizational effectiveness, creativity, adaptability, and relevance to the communities served by the organization.
ARL/SAA Mosaic II Call for Fellowship Applications
Deadline February 28, 2019 at 11:59 PM EST
The Association of Research Libraries (ARL)/Society of American Archivists (SAA) Mosaic Program II is now accepting applications for the 2019–2021 cohort. The program promotes diversification of the archives and special collections professional workforce by supporting master of library and information science (MLIS) students from traditionally underrepresented racial and ethnic groups who are concentrating on archives or special collections librarianship.
Call for Proposals: 15th Annual Teaching & Learning Symposium
Deadline January 16, 2019 at 5:00 PM PST
All UW graduate students, faculty and staff are invited to share their innovative evidence-based teaching practices or research at the 15th Annual Teaching & Learning Symposium (April 17, HUB Ballroom, UW Seattle). Continue reading
Hack Library School Seeking New Writers for the 2019-20 Cohort
Applications due February 15, 2019
Hack Library School is seeking current and incoming library students to write about librarianship and the library student experience for our blog. Underrepresented voices, international, non-traditional, and online students are encouraged to apply.
Atkins Fellows Summer Program
Priority Deadline February 4, 2019
Atkins Library at UNC Charlotte is accepting applications for our Atkins Fellows summer program. Applications submitted by February 4 will receive first consideration. These fellowships are designed to give LIS students hands-on experience in an academic library.