Summer 17 Workshop Guest Speakers Announced!

We've got some great guest speakers and panelists lined up for the Summer Interview and Resume Workshops!  Don't miss your chance to get one-on-one resume help and hiring advice from these experts in the field.  Many thanks to our... Colorado Speakers   Kansas Speakers TBA   It's not too late to sign up! Save your … Continue reading Summer 17 Workshop Guest Speakers Announced!

Call for 2017-2018 President

It’s time to elect a new SCALA President for the 2017-2018 school year! Presidential elections are held at the end of the Spring Semester so we have a smooth transition and have everything in place before the fall semester starts (elections for other SCALA positions will be held in the fall). Why run for office?  "Trust … Continue reading Call for 2017-2018 President

CO Denver Library Tour Day (Spring 2017)

SCALA's Spring 2017 Tour in Colorado saw 8 SLIM students battle snowy morning weather to take on the libraries of Denver! Our day began by touring the Denver Women's Correctional Facility (DWCF) and library.  Stacy McKenzie and Bailey Wallace led us through the day of a prison librarian (spoiler alert: there is no average day!) … Continue reading CO Denver Library Tour Day (Spring 2017)

Spring Service Opportunities

We hope you'll join us in some of these exciting upcoming service opportunities!  Volunteering is a great way to network and gain experience in the library field.  Please remember to log your service hours on the Hornet Life page or email jfredri2@g.emporia.edu with the details.  We look forward to serving alongside you this spring! OB4CO … Continue reading Spring Service Opportunities

Let’s Talk: Current Events & Issues In Light of Our Core Values

Many of you may already be aware that the American Library Association (ALA) issued an official statement in January opposing new administrative policies that contradict core professional values; the Office for Intellectual Freedom (OIF) issued a similar statement condemning perceived government censorship. Last week ALA President Julie Todaro released yet another statement protesting transgender student … Continue reading Let’s Talk: Current Events & Issues In Light of Our Core Values