If you’re interested in learning about research, and (sadly) doing some of the grunt work, I invite you to contact me and set up a 9085 Problems in ISLT section. (These sections can be added at any time during the semester, but the work will probably start in November and go through next March.)
Library and Information Science
“Knowledge Infrastructures and Climate Change Science” Paul N. Edwards (University of Michigan) Friday, November 1st, 2013, 3 PM 100 Stewart Hall Seminar: “Knowledge Infrastructures: Intellectual Frameworks and Research Challenges” Pre-circulated paper by Paul N. Edwards (University of Michigan) http://pne.people.si.umich.edu/PDF/Edwards_etal_2013_Knowledge_Infrastructures.pdf Seminar (RSVP only), Friday, November 1st, 12:30-2:00 PM 016 Memorial Union RSVP to: HeringmanN@missouri.edu
All current and prospective MU LIS students are invited to join ALA President Barbara Stripling and members of the Missouri Library Association Board for a networking dessert reception.
If you were unable to attend the Fall 2013 SISLT / LIS Student Orientation on August 15, you can watch it here: https://bblearn.missouri.edu/webapps/bb-collaborate-bb_bb60/guest.recording.launch.event?uid=193cd94f-0b30-4a3a-96fb-c69c2d961dc8.
Medical Library Association offers a variety of scholarships and grants to assist qualified students in graduate library science programs and to enable practicing health sciences librarians to take advantage of opportunities for continuing professional development.
We are pleased to announce two exciting opportunities for students at iConference 2014: the 2014 SOCIAL MEDIA EXPO and the 2014 DOCTORAL DISSERTATION AWARD.
The Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA) is accepting applications for the 2014 Gerd Muehsam Award. This award is given annually for a student paper or web project focused on a topic relevant to art librarianship or visual curatorship.
The American Library Association (ALA) has more than $300,000 for students who are studying library science or school library media at the master’s degree level. Scholarships typically range from $1,500 to $7,000 per student per year.
Meet the new reference librarian for the Library and Information Science Department / Reference Department of MU Libraries: Kimberly Moeller
ALISE 2012 Best Conference Paper Award: Denice Adkins, University of Missouri