News and Announcements

Newsletter Issue: 
Volume 37 no.1 March 2017

Yoko Kudo

Call for New OLAC Outreach-Advocacy Coordinator

OLAC is seeking a member to serve as its Outreach-Advocacy Coordinator. This is an appointed position on the OLAC Executive Board, and it provides many opportunities for creativityand interaction with OLAC colleagues. The appointment would start as soon as possible. The full description of the position is found in the OLAC Handbook. If you have any questions about the Outreach-Advocacy Coordinator's duties, please contact Jeremy Myntti, OLAC Vice-President/President-Elect and the former Outreach Advocacy Coordinator.


My ALCTS Experience - Call for Submissions

The ALCTS News editorial team is looking for volunteers to share their stories for the My ALCTS Experience column. If you’re interested in being featured, would like to nominate someone else who might be interested, or have questions/comments/cool ideas, please contact Shanna Hollich.


ALCTS Mentoring Program - Call for Participants

The Mentoring Subcommittee of the ALCTS Leadership Development Committee is seeking ALCTS members to participate in its new Mentoring Program. If you are interested, please apply by March 17, 2017.


Council on Library and Information Resources Hidden Special Collections and Archives Grants

The 2017 application for the CLIR Digitizing Hidden Special Collections and Archives program is now open. The initial deadline is April 3, 2017. For more information, please visit the CLIR website.


International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives 2017 Travel Awards

Applications for Travel Awards are open and all IASA members in good standing are welcome to apply for assistance to attend the 48th Annual Conference being hosted at the Ethnological Museum in Berlin, Germany on September 17-22, 2017. For more information about the Travel Award application process, please visit the IASA website. Applications are due on April 28, 2017.