[24 Jul 2015 | One Comment | 196 views]
Diversity Initiatives Contribute to Better Communities

This guest blog post was written by Martha Parker, Librarian-In Residence at the University of Arkansas.   During the 2015 ALA Annual Conference in San Francisco, I had the privilege to present with great diversity leaders, among them Nataly Blas, Business Librarian, Loyola Marymount University; Orolando Duffus, Resident, University of North Carolina at Greensboro; Tarida Anantachai, […]

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[24 Jul 2015 | One Comment | 196 views]
Diversity Initiatives Contribute to Better Communities

This guest blog post was written by Martha Parker, Librarian-In Residence at the University of Arkansas.   During the 2015 ALA Annual Conference in San Francisco, I had the privilege to present with great diversity leaders, among them Nataly Blas, Business Librarian, Loyola Marymount University; Orolando Duffus, Resident, University of North Carolina at Greensboro; Tarida Anantachai, […]

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[21 Jul 2015 | No Comment | 109 views]
Resident Collaboration in a Flash

This guest blog post was written by Sarah Espinosa, Residency Librarian at Towson University.   By joining and engaging with the Residency Interest Group, residents have an immediate network of colleagues across institutions, and submitting a presentation proposal with these colleagues could give you the edge in getting your presentation accepted at a national conference. […]

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[8 Jun 2015 | No Comment | 204 views]
Position Openings: L.A. as Subject Archival Residency Program

Residency Details: The Autry National Center Libraries and Archives, the California State University, Northridge (CSUN) Libraries, and the USC Libraries will each host and mentor a Resident Archivist for an initial three-month supervised archival project, followed by three, three-month rotations at L.A. as Subject member archive sites, applying archival standards and practices to make local […]

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[5 Jun 2015 | No Comment | 197 views]
Position Opening: Resident Librarian at Kent State University

Work Schedule This is a one year contract with a second year contract possible. Basic Function Participate in carrying out the objectives of the Libraries’ Reference and Instructional Services Department. Serve as subject librarian to university departments as assigned. Reports to designated supervisor. Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities Duties/essential functions may include, but not be limited […]

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[5 Jun 2015 | No Comment | 181 views]
Position Opening: Digital Archivist Resident Librarian at The University of Chicago

The University of Chicago Library is pleased to announce a 2-year residency program open to recent graduates of accredited library and information science programs and conservation programs. Residents are expected to bring foundational knowledge and skills related to a developing area of library services or technology. They should have an understanding of and interest in […]