You Are Going To Be Okay: Things You Need To Know For Your New Job – Jessica Olin

For anyone starting a new position, Jessica Olin has some advice for you:   They hired you on purpose. You don’t have to interview anymore once they give you the job. You are going to get overwhelmed. You are going to Continue reading You Are Going To Be Okay: Things You Need To Know For Your New Job – Jessica Olin

Meet the MLIS! The iSchool Announces MLS Program Name Change

Those of us here at blogMLS are thrilled to announce that the name of our prestigious master’s program in library science at University of Maryland is changing!  From this point forward, the University of Maryland’s College of Information Studies will Continue reading Meet the MLIS! The iSchool Announces MLS Program Name Change

National Digital Stewardship Residency (NDSR) Now Accepting Applications

The National Digital Stewardship Residency (NDSR) program is now accepting applications through July 20, 2016.  Applicants can apply through the USAJOBs vacancy announcement available from https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/441209500 If you aren’t familiar, the NDSR program is a field experience opportunity developed by Continue reading National Digital Stewardship Residency (NDSR) Now Accepting Applications

Extended deadline for SFA/SGA 2016 joint conference call for proposals/posters

The 2016 Society of Georgia Archivists/Society of Florida Archivists Programming Committee proudly announces the theme for the 2016 Joint Conference: Defining Archives: Ingenuity, Innovation, and New Perspectives The Committee invites you to submit your workshop, session, and poster ideas to Continue reading Extended deadline for SFA/SGA 2016 joint conference call for proposals/posters

Bernard Vavrek Scholarship Opportunity for MLIS Students

The Association of Bookmobile & Outreach Services (ABOS), an affiliate of the American Library Association, offers annual awards that recognize outstanding service, support for conference attendance, and the education of a student currently enrolled in a Library Science degree program.  Continue reading Bernard Vavrek Scholarship Opportunity for MLIS Students

RL/SAA Mosaic II Call for Applications—Deadline June 13

The second iteration of the Association of Research Libraries (ARL)/Society of American Archivists (SAA) Mosaic Program is now accepting applications for the 2016–2018 cohort. The program, established in 2013 and recently awarded a grant by the Institute of Museum and Continue reading RL/SAA Mosaic II Call for Applications—Deadline June 13