Summer Interview & Resume Workshops

Have you ever wondered how to get noticed when applying for library jobs?  Have you agonized over whether or not to add color to your resume?  What to say to those tricky interview questions?  Good news!  We've rescheduled our Interview & Resume Workshops to work with your schedules this summer.  Sessions and one-on-one resume review … Continue reading Summer Interview & Resume Workshops

KS Lawrence Library Tour (Spring 2017)

SCALA’s 2017 Kansas spring semester library tour took six students to Lawrence, KS on April 14th to explore three library settings. Our first location was the Kenneth Spencer Research Library at The University of Kansas.  The collections at the Spencer Research Library include ancient and medieval manuscripts; one of the largest collections of Irish literature outside … Continue reading KS Lawrence Library Tour (Spring 2017)

ESU & Portland SCALA Present: Fight the Good Fight

On Saturday, April 1st, ESU and Portland SCALA were pleased to partner together to present Fight the Good Fight: An Intellectual Freedom & Current Library Issues Discussion.  Our discussion was led by Professor Candace Morgan, noted intellectual freedom librarian and former President of the Freedom to Read Foundation.  You can watch a recording below: https://youtu.be/PkHgxVimF0IContinue reading ESU & Portland SCALA Present: Fight the Good Fight

SCALA Spine Poetry Contest

Grab a stack of books and bust a rhyme!  Celebrate National Poetry Month this April by submitting a photo of your poem to the SCALA Spine Poetry Contest. Interested in unleashing your inner poet?  Tweet or instagram your creative couplet @emporiascala using the #scalaspinepoetry hashtag, or email your submission to jfredri2@g.emporia.edu. Submit as many poems … Continue reading SCALA Spine Poetry Contest

Spring Library Tours

The SCALA Spring Library Tours have been finalized! UPDATE: We've added a mini-tour!  Come visit the new Lyon County History (LCHC) facility with us at 3pm on Friday, April 7th.  We'll be meeting beforehand to have lunch together at Casa Ramos at 1pm.  And there's even an exciting opportunity to volunteer afterwards with a fun … Continue reading Spring Library Tours