Category Archive: Opportunities

Sep 08

Announcing: LIS Community Conversations Series

This fall, the Department of Library and Information Science will hold a series of four Community Conversations. Members of the DLIS community, faculty, students, alumni, and local librarians will meet to discuss emerging issues in librarianship and information science. The first event will be held on Monday, September 8. The topic is “Community Building – …

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Jul 23

Volunteer Opportunity – IndyReads

Indy Reads is always seeking volunteers to help reach their mission of promoting and improving literacy in adults and their families in Central Indiana. To volunteer you must attend an orientation. Upcoming orientation dates are: Monday July 28th, 11:00am-1:00 pm Thursday August 7th, 6:00pm-8:00 pm Saturday August 9th, 9:00am-11:00 am Monday August 18th, 6:00pm-8:00 pm …

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May 29

Digital Libraries Conference coming to Indy–along with volunteer opportunities!

Digital Libraries at the Crossroads–July 22-26, 2013: This conference is being held in Indy and it is a wonderful opportunity to learn about digital libraries. For more information and to register, go to this website: http://www.jcdl2013.org/ The early bird registration is extended through June 5, 2013.  If you would like to volunteer for the conference, …

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Apr 09

InSLA Membership Opportunity!!

Current SLIS Students, Please read on for an exciting opportunity to get a free one-year membership to the Special Libraries Association, provided by the Indiana Chapter of SLA (InSLA)!  Applications are due by April 30th.  See full eligibility requirements and application details below. Good luck! InSLA Student Membership Award The Indiana Chapter of the Special …

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Apr 09

Have you ever thought about being more involved in ALISS….Here is your chance!

ALISS Call for Officers: 2013-2014 Year This year is wrapping up and that means it’s time to start thinking about the next.  Have you considered becoming more involved in ALISS, the Association for Library and Information Science Students, SLIS’ student organization?  Taking on a role in a student organization is a great way to make …

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Mar 07

Workshop on Public Speaking with Tony Stamatoplos!

Hi everyone! ALISS (the Association for Library and Information Science Students) is pleased to announce our next event, Public Speaking for Librarians, featuring Tony Stamatoplos, Associate Librarian for IUPUI University Library and Performer at ComedySportz. Please join us for a workshop on the importance of public speaking in the library and information science field. This …

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Feb 22

UL and SLIS Joint Conference on Research, Scholarship, and Practice

This is a reminder that registration for the 2013 IUPUI University Library and SLIS Joint Conference on Research, Scholarship, and Practice is now open! ATTENDANCE IS FREE. When: Friday March 22nd 2013 from 8:30-2 (Conference includes continental breakfast and lunch) Where: IUPUI University Library’s Lilly Auditorium Deadline: Register by March 8th!!! For more information the …

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Feb 08

Networking Oppotunity that You Don’t Want to Miss Out On!

Hi everyone, Do you want to meet some local librarians and library students?  Then this is the opportunity for you! I’d like to spread the word about an Indy librarian tweet-up.  Now you are probably wondering…what is is a tweet-up?  It is an opportunity for those to follow each other on Twitter to actually meet …

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Dec 11

Scholarship Opportunity!

Hello SLIS students! As many of you likely know, the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) conference is coming to Indianapolis this spring!  The conference will run April 10th-13th 2013.  The theme for this year is ACRL 2013: Imagine, Innovate, Inspire.  You can read more about the conference on the website: http://conference.acrl.org/ ALISS, the …

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Nov 27

IFLA Scholarship Opportunity

Check out this wonderful opportunity from The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR): CLIR is pleased to announce a scholarship for a student of library and information science to attend the World Library and Information Congress of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA).  The 2013 IFLA annual meeting takes place in …

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