[12 Dec 2014 | No Comment | 200 views]
Library Residency Programs 101

At the annual conference of the California Library Association (CLA) in November 2014, two ACRL-RIG members, Mary Abler and Cynthia Mari Orozco, and Cindy Mediavilla, presented “Library Residencies 101” as part of UCLA’s Career Forum Series, aimed at library students and new professionals. The short panel presentation was a wonderful introduction to library residency programs, […]

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[12 Dec 2014 | No Comment | 200 views]
Library Residency Programs 101

At the annual conference of the California Library Association (CLA) in November 2014, two ACRL-RIG members, Mary Abler and Cynthia Mari Orozco, and Cindy Mediavilla, presented “Library Residencies 101” as part of UCLA’s Career Forum Series, aimed at library students and new professionals. The short panel presentation was a wonderful introduction to library residency programs, […]

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[9 Dec 2014 | No Comment | 71 views]
Gerald Holmes Named 2014 Achievement in Library Diversity Research Honoree

Gerald Holmes, Reference Librarian and Diversity Coordinator at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), has been recognized by the American Library Association’s Office for Diversity as a 2014 Achivement in Library Diversity Honoree. Mr. Holmes, who assisted in the creation of ACRL’s Residency Interest Group, has been a leader supporting diversity initiatives in […]

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Position Opening: Kress Fellowship in Art Librarianship, Yale University

2015/16 Kress Fellowship in Art Librarianship at Yale University The Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library Yale University, New Haven, CT Fixed Duration Position:  12 months from date of hire; non-renewable Expected Start Date:        July 6, 2015 Yale University offers exciting opportunities for achievement and growth in New Haven, Connecticut.  Conveniently located between Boston […]

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[12 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 171 views]
Two Resident Librarian Appointments at the University of Delaware

George Apodaca Appointed to University of Delaware Pauline A. Young Residency The University of Delaware Library is pleased to announce the appointment of George Apodaca as Affiliate Assistant Librarian and Pauline A. Young Resident. Mr. Apodaca started his appointment on September 1, 2014. He is one of two Pauline A. Young Residents appointed by the […]

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[14 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 382 views]
Position Opening: National Library of Medicine Associate Fellowship Program

The National Library of Medicine (NLM) is accepting applications for its Associate Fellowship program, a one-year training program for recent MLS graduates and librarians early in their career. In the first half of the year, a formal curriculum offers exposure to library operations, research and development, intramural and extramural research, development and lifecycle of NLM’s […]