Library and Information Science


Upcoming YALSA Opportunities


I am pleased to provide you with a variety of upcoming opportunities to reach young adult librarians with the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA).






Internship Posting – United Nations Archives and Records Management Section


I am happy to send to you an internship posting for summer 2014 at the United Nations Archives and Records Management Section in New York. We encourage any student involved in graduate work on the topics of archives, records management, information technology or a related subject to apply. We have several exciting projects this summer so will be selecting multiple interns, and would appreciate if you would pass this along to any interested students.



eCitizenship Webinar #5 | Project Management for Student Leadership


“Project Management for Student Leadership” will be presented by Tonyehn Verkitus, Executive Director of Community Citizenship at GiveGab. Within community and campus driven projects planning, implementation and monitoring is crucial in ensuring that projects achieve their outputs, objectives and desired impacts. Student engagement through the use of communication tools, empowerment, reflection and rewards promotes a participatory environment in which success is shared amongst all.



ALA seeks candidates for 2014 Google policy summer fellowship – DEADLINE 4/14/14


For the seventh consecutive year, the American Library Association is pleased to participate in the Google Policy Fellows program for 2014. For the summer of 2014, the selected fellow will spend 10 weeks in residence at the ALA Washington Office to learn about national policy and complete a major project.