Conference Reflection: Recasting the Narrative: An ACRL-2019 Recap

For my first conference as a resident librarian, I wanted to attend an event focused on academic libraries with programming and events related to social justice and anti-oppression work. When I saw that the ACRL Diversity Alliance offered a preconference for residents this year, “Taking Charge of Your Narrative” and exciting workshops like “Moving Beyond Read More

My First JCLC Conference: Twanna Hodge

Engaging, eye-opening, rejuvenating and amazing are what I experienced and witnessed over the course of the Joint Conference of Librarians of Color 2018. As many sessions there were was just as many side conversations in between breaks in sessions, after sessions, at breakfast- really at any time people were able to find time to talk, Read More

Call for Participation: ALA Annual

RIG’s panel proposal “Library Residency Roadmap” was picked up for programming at ALA Annual in New Orleans this summer! We are looking for 3-5 panelists to discuss their experiences about what makes a residency program successful. RIG is hoping to fill the panel with current residents, librarians who participated in residency programs, and residency coordinators Read More

CFP: JCLC 2018

Will you be attending JCLC 2018? If so, RIG’s Programs and Proposals Committee is looking for 1-2 more panel speakers about residencies in academic libraries. RIG will be submitting a panel proposal to JCLC 2018 in Albuquerque, New Mexico to highlight the experiences of residents and raise awareness of library residencies. If our panel is Read More