Tag Archive: ALA

Mar 02

ALA Accreditation Visit

As many of you know, SLIS is going to be undergoing reaccreditation this year. A committee will be coming in March to observe classes, talk to students, and evaluate the program. Dean Lipinski has asked me to gather a group of students for a lunch meeting with two members of the committee and answer questions …

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Oct 12

Gale Launches Librareo, an Online Community to Power up the Next Generation of Superhero Librarians

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I found this article in the American Libraries Direct newsletter from ALA. As LIS students, we are able to use Gale products for free, so that we will use them and be familiar with them in our post-graduation positions. If you’re interested in this free subscription service, check out the information in the article link …

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Oct 06

ALA 2012 scholarship online application now available

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For Immediate Release – Tue, 10/04/2011 – 15:05Contact: Kimberly Redd – Human Resource Development and Recruitment (HRDR) CHICAGO – Scholarship money is available for future librarians.ALA has more than $300,000 for students who are studying library science or school library media at the master’s degree level.  Scholarships typically range from $1,500 to $7,000 per student per year.  …

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Oct 03

Volunteer for SASCO’s speaker pool for NMRT!

Want to be a speaker for the New Members’ Round Table Student & Student Chapter Outreach Committee? Fill out this form! http://tinyurl.com/nmrtspeakerpool