Monthly Archives: July 2015

Alumna wins award at ALA Annual, and selects CUA LIS for scholarship donation

Every year the Association for Library Collections and Technical Services (ALCTS) presents their coveted Margaret Mann Citation award to an individual with outstanding professional achievement in cataloging or classification. The winner receives a citation, and OCLC donates a scholarship to the … Continue reading

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19th Special Libraries Symposium, 7/30 at 5:30pm

The 19th Special Libraries Symposium will be held on campus this coming Thursday, July 30, 5:30-8:00 PM. Although the event is primarily held for the LSC 888 The Special Library/Information Center course, we have a limited amount of space for … Continue reading

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Call for Proposals for 8th Annual Bridging the Spectrum Symposium

The 8th Annual Symposium will be held February 12, 2016.    The Call for Proposals was released July 13, 2015– Proposals are due Sept. 13. To submit your proposal, go to http://cuaslis.org/openconf/author/submit.php Questions? Contact the Symposium Committee at cua-slis-symposium[at]cua.edu

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NLM Practicum Post by CUA LIS Student Recognized Online at American Libraries

CUA LIS student, Kelsey Conway, completed a practicum at National Library of Medicine in the History of Medicine Division this summer. As an output of the practicum, she wrote a blog post for NLM. This post was redistributed online July … Continue reading

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CUA LIS Students and Alumna Featured Online in American Libraries Magazine

Recent CUA LIS alum, Christian Minter and current student, Anita Kinney were featured online in the American Libraries Magazine for their outstanding presentation on Public Health and Public Libraries at the 2015 ALA Annual Conference last month.

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CUA LIS Offers 50% Discount to Catholic School Teachers

Catholic School Teachers, we have a special tuition rate just for you!

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Research Services Coordinator (3 positions) – George Washington University – Washington, DC

The George Washington University Libraries (GW Libraries) is seeking nominations and applications for three managers to serve as Research Services Coordinators. GW Libraries has embarked on an exciting path, serving as a catalyst to spark innovation and new ideas throughout … Continue reading

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Web Content Specialist – United States House of Representatives – Washington, DC

The Web Content Specialist is responsible for coordinating the office’s digital and on-line content. Creates digital content, including on-line scholarly publishing, web material, collections management, and social media. Participates in other curatorial duties as assigned. This position requires the ability … Continue reading

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Digital Conversion Specialist – Library of Congress – Culpeper, VA

This position is located in the Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division (MBRS) at the [Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation](http://www.loc.gov/avconservation/) in Culpeper, Virginia. The incumbent provides analysis, reporting, planning, overall coordination, and oversight activities for the [American Archive … Continue reading

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Digital Conversion Specialist – Library of Congress – Washington, DC

The Library of Congress is seeking to fill the position of Digital Conversion Specialist for the American Archive of Public Broadcasting. This position is located in the Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division (MBRS) at the Packard Campus for … Continue reading

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