Call for Nominations: William G. Wilson Staff Excellence Award

Since 2007 every year Maryland’s iSchool celebrates the extraordinary contributions that our former colleague, Bill Wilson, made to the College by recognizing one remarkable staff member whose work exemplifies the “Bill Wilson Spirit”: Being committed to our college, its people, Continue reading Call for Nominations: William G. Wilson Staff Excellence Award

Call for Participants: Health Information Behavior Questionnaire

Please see the following message from iSchool PhD Candidate, Gagan Jindal: Hello! I am a doctoral student at the College of Information Studies, University of Maryland, in College Park, Maryland. I am conducting research on how individuals with one or Continue reading Call for Participants: Health Information Behavior Questionnaire

Ruth Fine Memorial Student “Loan” – due May 5, 2018

Ruth Fine Memorial Student Loan* Application Information Throughout her career, Ruth Fine served as a mentor to budding librarians and encouraged talented, service-oriented people to enter the field of library and information service, especially in the public sector. She was Continue reading Ruth Fine Memorial Student “Loan” – due May 5, 2018

Rodler-Wood Scholarship – Department of Women’s Studies, University of Maryland

The Department of Women’s Studies invites applications for the Rodler-Wood Scholarship. Applications due Monday 04/30/18 by 12 PM. Current full-time undergraduate or graduate students at the University of Maryland are eligible to apply for this $1000 award. The award will be made Continue reading Rodler-Wood Scholarship – Department of Women’s Studies, University of Maryland

Fellow Scholarships for 2018 New England Science Boot Camp for Librarians – due April 30

The New England Science Boot Camp for Librarians Planning Committee is offering multiple Fellow Scholarships for library students, early career librarians, and library staff, with an interest in science or engineering librarianship to attend the 2018 New England Science Boot Continue reading Fellow Scholarships for 2018 New England Science Boot Camp for Librarians – due April 30

Virtual Colloquium: Digital Preservation at Your Insitution

Wayne State University National Digital Stewardship Alliance Student Chapter Please join us on Friday, April 27th, 9:00am-1:00pm, WSU’s Purdy Kresge Library The Wayne State University National Digital Stewardship Alliance Student Chapter is very pleased to announce its 4th colloquium, “Digital Preservation Continue reading Virtual Colloquium: Digital Preservation at Your Insitution

2018 ARMAED Graduate Scholarships – due March 30, 2018

As a friendly reminder, the deadline for this year’s Foundation graduate scholarships is fast approaching. These scholarships are available to aspiring information management professionals currently enrolled in accredited graduate-level education programs. This year we will be awarding several scholarships ranging Continue reading 2018 ARMAED Graduate Scholarships – due March 30, 2018

Self-Care Critical to Graduate Student Success

Check out this article, Self-Care Critical to Graduate Student Success, on the Graduate School newsletter by Anna De Cheke Qualls! With job applications, coursework, internships, full-time jobs, part-time jobs, plus you know time for family and friends, it can be super easy Continue reading Self-Care Critical to Graduate Student Success