Fake News & Alternative Facts- Oct. 17, 2017

SAVE THE DATE:  October 17, 2017 – noon-2; McKeldin Library Special Events Room Breaking News: The onslaught of newscasts is overwhelming!  Is it fake news? Real news? Alternative facts? Come and discover the different perspectives on this vital topic from Continue reading Fake News & Alternative Facts- Oct. 17, 2017

MARAC Graduate School Archival Education Scholarship- due Nov. 30, 2017

MARAC received a donation of $500 from an anonymous donor as a challenge grant. MARAC was required to raise matching funds in order to receive the funds from the donor. The MARAC Graduate School Archival Education Scholarship is for students Continue reading MARAC Graduate School Archival Education Scholarship- due Nov. 30, 2017

Hack Library School Twitter Chat- Oct. 25, 2017

Join Hack Library School us for the next Twitter chat on Wednesday, 10/25, at 9PM EST. We’ll be using #dearLIS for the chat. The chat is aimed towards prospective or current students with questions about: passions in their fields fears about entering the profession feelings Continue reading Hack Library School Twitter Chat- Oct. 25, 2017

Curating Your Online Presence- free workshop tomorrow- 10/10/17

TOMORROW: “Curating Your Online Presence” Tuesday October 10 @1:30pm – 3:30pm McKeldin 6107  Have you considered establishing an online presence for your academic identity? Wondering how to leverage social media to build academic contacts and publicize your own work? Want to learn how Continue reading Curating Your Online Presence- free workshop tomorrow- 10/10/17

Don Kelly Research Collection Fellowship

Second Annual Don Kelly Research Collection Fellowship The Texas A&M University Libraries/Cushing Memorial Library and Archives and the College of Liberal Arts are proud to announce the Liberal Arts/Cushing-Don Kelly Research Collection Fellowship. The fellowship covers all aspects of LGBTQ Continue reading Don Kelly Research Collection Fellowship

Eric Meyerhoff Prize- due November 1, 2017

The Erich Meyerhoff (formerly Murray Gottlieb) Prize is awarded annually by the Medical Library Association for the best unpublished scholarly paper about a topic in the history of the health sciences. The purpose of the prize is to recognize and stimulate interest in Continue reading Eric Meyerhoff Prize- due November 1, 2017

Acknowledging History in Order to Disrupt it: Unearthing the Segregated History of Library and Information Science- Oct. 3, 2017

Join us on Tuesday October 3rd at 12:30 pm at MITH for the next talk in our Fall 2017 Digital Dialogue series, featuring: Nicole Cooke Assistant Professor and MS/LIS Program Director, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign​   Acknowledging History in Order to Disrupt it: Continue reading Acknowledging History in Order to Disrupt it: Unearthing the Segregated History of Library and Information Science- Oct. 3, 2017