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Job Posting: National Digital Stewardship Residency Program

ARL to Host National Digital Stewardship Resident: Apply by July 20
Would you like to develop, apply, and advance your digital stewardship knowledge and skills in a real-world setting? Did you earn a master’s or doctoral degree in a field engaged in the stewardship of digital materials within the past two years?
Apply to participate in the 2016–2017 National Digital Stewardship Residency (NDSR) program, developed by the Library of Congress and the Institute of Museum and Library Services to build a dedicated community of professionals who will advance the nation’s capabilities in …

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Library Fellows 
The University of Nevada, Las Vegas is seeking applicants for two Library Fellows (Visiting Library Faculty, 2-year limited term position) in its University Libraries. UNLV encourages individuals from historically under-represented populations to apply (16381).
PROFILE of the UNIVERSITY
UNLV is a doctoral-degree-granting institution of approximately 29,000 students and more than 3,000 faculty and staff that is classified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as a research university with high research activity. UNLV offers a broad range of respected academic programs and is on a path to join the …

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Job Posting: National Digital Stewardship Residency Program

ARL to Host National Digital Stewardship Resident: Apply by July 20
Would you like to develop, apply, and advance your digital stewardship knowledge and skills in a real-world setting? Did you earn a master’s or doctoral degree in a field engaged in the stewardship of digital materials within the past two years?
Apply to participate in the 2016–2017 National Digital Stewardship Residency (NDSR) program, developed by the Library of Congress and the Institute of Museum and Library Services to build a dedicated community of professionals who will advance the nation’s capabilities in …

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Residency Diaries: Attending & Presenting at LOEX 2016

This guest blog post was co-written by Anastasia Chiu and Fobazi Ettarh, Resident Librarians at Temple University.

Last month, we had the opportunity to attend LOEX 2016. LOEX (Library Orientation Exchange) is a “non-profit educational clearinghouse for library instruction and information literacy information” that hosts an annual conference on instruction and information literacy; this year, the conference was May 5-7 in Pittsburgh, PA. We presented a poster together on pedagogy training for academic and school librarians and incorporating K-12 teaching practices into academic library instruction. Here follow our individual reflections on …

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Resident of the Month: Pamela Espinosa de los Monteros

Pamela Espinosa de los Monteros is the Mary P. Key Resident Librarian: Latin American Studies at the Ohio State University.  Her residency began on  October 2015 and will end on October 2017.
 
 
 
 
 
Tell me a little bit about your background. Where did you attend college? What degrees do you have? What programs (undergraduate or graduate) prepared you for your current position?
I am originally from Mexico City, but grew up in San Diego, California.  I received a B.A in Interdisciplinary Humanities from the University of San Diego where I studied Hispanic Literature & …

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Write for the Residency Interest Group!

The ACRL Residency Interest Group wants to feature the voices of current and past residents and residency coordinators on our blog. One of the best parts of being involved with RIG is getting to hear from other residents and people interested in residencies. So we’d like to hear from you!
Email acrlrig@gmail.com using the subject line “ACRL RIG Blog” to let us know you’re interested in writing for the blog. We’ll get a rough draft from you, make any necessary edits, and then schedule the post for publication on the RIG …