Open Data Literacy Intern Showcase 2019, Aug 16

ODL Intern Showcase 2019

Friday, August 16, 2019 from 2:00 – 4:30 p.m.
UW Seattle Campus
Mary Gates Hall 258

Open Data Literacy (ODL) is a collaborative project led by the Information School (iSchool) at the University of Washington (UW) in partnership with public institutions that create, manage, and publish open data. This summer, five summer interns are working on open data initiatives with partners in the Washington State Library, Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT), The City of Seattle, Seattle Public Library (SPL), and Asotin County Library. The Showcase provides our interns with an opportunity to present the work they accomplished during their internship to the ODL team, project sponsors, prospective sponsors, and guests. Continue reading

Funding: ARLIS/NA Wolfgang M. Freitag Internship Award, Dec 9

Funding: ARLIS/NA Wolfgang M. Freitag Internship Award

Deadline: Applications due December 9

If you’re interested in art or architecture librarianship or visual resources curatorship and looking for financial support for an internship, consider applying for this award! This award is a grant of $3,000 to support a 150-hour internship in an art or architecture related setting such as a library, archive, or visual resources collection.

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Employment: USAF Librarian at Wright-Patterson AFB, OH, June 28

Employment: USAF Librarian at Wright-Patterson AFB, OH

Deadline: Applications due by 11:59 PM (ET) on June 28, 2019

The United States Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine (USAFSAM) is hiring a librarian. The primary purpose of this position is to coordinate with Team Lead to provide library support to USAFSAM Educators, Researchers, and Consultants. Salary range is $46,768 to $89,852 a year.

This position is located at Wright-Patterson AFB, just outside of Dayton, OH. Continue reading

Employment: United States Golf Association Librarian

Employment: United States Golf Association Librarian

Are you looking to join a dynamic team that works together to promote and conserve the true spirit of the game of golf?

The USGA Golf Museum is seeking an experienced hands-on library professional to oversee one of the world’s premier sports libraries. The Librarian will work with the Director of the USGA Golf Museum to develop, supervise and execute the tactical plans to ensure that the USGA Library remains the world’s leading center for scholarship on the history of the game. Continue reading

The Governance and Recordkeeping Around the World Newsletter, May 2019

The Governance and Recordkeeping Around the World Newsletter, May 2019

Library and Archives Canada has published the second Governance and Recordkeeping Around the World Newsletter of 2019.

The issue is broken down into the following section:

  • General News, both domestic and international
  • Events, both domestic and international
  • Current Trends and Products
  • Selected Readings and Recordings

For more information and to view the newsletter, please visit the publication’s website.

Annual Meeting: Pacific Northwest Chapter of the Music Library Association, May 3

Annual Meeting: Pacific Northwest Chapter of the Music Library Association

 May 3-4, 2019
Seattle, WA

On the first weekend of May, the Pacific Northwest Chapter of the Music Library Association is having their 50th Annual Meeting on the UW campus. Current MLIS students Rebecca Shaw and Sara Reubelt will be presenting their in-progress Capstone project with the Seattle Opera Archives, titled Seattle Opera Through the Decades on the afternoon of the first day.

Registration

Full registration and payment will be on site, Friday May 3, 12:30 – 1:00 PM. Please print out and complete this form prior to bringing it to registration.

If you intend to attend dinner, please complete the following separate form by April 25.

For more information, including a schedule of the days’ events and registering for dinner, please visit the meeting website.

Event: SLA Career Night at the UW Center for Urban Horticulture, April 19

Event: SLA Career Night at the UW Center for Urban Horticulture, April 19

Deadline: RSVP by 11 PM, PDT on Tuesday, April 16 for online streaming of panelist discussion

The Special Library Association (UW & PNW chapters) would like to invite you to to the annual SLA Career Night on Friday, April 19, 6-9 PM (PDT) at the UW Center for Urban Horticulture. It’s a great opportunity to learn about special libraries, network, and meet professionals working in the field! The event also includes heavy appetizers and refreshments. Continue reading