AvramCamp 2018

Friday June 22, 2018, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Check the conference scheduler for locations when posted. Want to connect with female-identifying technology professionals who want to make change in their lives and professions for the better? Join others in the field to discuss the challenges, joy, and lessons learned at AvramCamp, LITA’s AdaCamp-inspired event. This one-day LITA preconference will […]

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Call for Proposals: 2018 CALA Midwest Chapter Annual Conference

Dear CALA Midwest Members,   *******Do you want to build your CV?******* *******Would you like to share your exciting work with peers in a collegial environment?******* *******Do you hope to network with more library professionals?*******   Here is a great opportunity for you: submit your proposal by April 10rd, 2018 for the upcoming CALA Midwest Annual Conference (both onsite and […]

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Illinois Library Leadership Opportunity

Elevate to Provide Professional Development Hours We are pleased to announce that school librarians attending Elevate Illinois Libraries will be eligible to receive approximately 6.5 PDHs. The deadline to apply has been extended to give people from all library types an opportunity to respond. We’ve already had great response, and in our first year we are really hoping to get a broad […]

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Call for Nomination for CALA Midwest Chapter Officer

Dear CALA Midwest Chapter Members: According to the CALA Bylaws, Article VI-Section 3 and Article VII-Section 2.5, the CALA Midwest Chapter Nomination Committee invites you to nominate your fellow chapter members or self-nominate yourself for the following position: 2018-2019 Vice President/President-Elect position (1-year term) All nominees are welcome to provide: A biographical sketch of no more than 250 words that […]

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Free Webinar: Tackling Fake News

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 1 p.m. Eastern | 12 p.m. Central Everyone is talking about fake news. People are more aware than ever that when they see a “news” story, they need to dig a lot deeper than the headline or sometimes even the article to decipher whether what they are reading is fact or speculation, opinion, or outright fiction. In our role as […]

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Free Webinar: LIS Research in Central Asia

The ACRL International Perspectives Discussion Group will host a free webinar discussion on Central Asia. Here’s the program and info:   Title: Library/Information Sciences Research Experiences in Central Asia   Date/Time: August 7, Monday at 9 am PST / 11 am CST / 12 pm EST   Webinar Links:  Event Login Page:  http://ala.adobeconnect.com/ewq793y770ms/event/login.html Event Registration Page:  http://ala.adobeconnect.com/ewq793y770ms/event/registration.html   Summary: This webinar will cover […]

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Free Webinar: ALA Annual Tech Wrap-Up

Friday, July 7, 2017 1 p.m. Eastern | 12 p.m. Central 11 a.m. Mountain | 10 a.m. Pacific If you’ve ever been to an ALA Annual Conference, you know that there’s always a lot of tech to see and never enough time to see it all. Whether you were unable to attend this year or you just want to get […]

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Free webinar: Design Thinking

IFLA/ALA  Webinar-July 6, 2017 When:  07/06/2017 1:00 PM (Central Time) Time Zone:  (GMT-06:00) Central Time (US and Canada) To join the meeting: http://ala.adobeconnect.com/rzmc13zgtfu9/   How can libraries adopt “design thinking” to improve their library services, programming and spaces?  What do libraries need to do to prepare staff for the change? According to Tim Brown, president and CEO of IDEO, “Design thinking is […]

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Travel Awards Available for National Conference of African American Librarians and Reforma National Conference — Apply by June 13, 2017

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is offering two $1,000 travel awards to attend the National Conference of African American Librarians (NCAAL), August 9–13, 2017, in Atlanta, Georgia, and two $1,000 travel awards to attend the Reforma National Conference, September 7–9, 2017, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Funds from the travel awards may be used to cover the cost of […]

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