Born in a town of less than 300 in southeastern Minnesota, Roger Greer had not envisioned a life as a leader in the field of LIS, but like many of us, he happened into the profession. As a child, Roger enjoyed a rural lifestyle, working on his family’s farm and attending school with a class … Continue reading SLIM Names to Know: Roger Greer
SCALA is planning an event in Topeka this December. We would like your feedback on when this event should be held, and what activities we should provide. If you would fill out our brief survey, we would greatly appreciate it! Link to survey
View our previous SLIM Names to Know Article: Elsie Pine 2017 is the 115th anniversary of SLIM, right? That is what the banner says. But really, it depends on your definition of “anniversary.” Do you mean the 115th year passed since the first library course? Then, sure, it is the 115th anniversary. But what about the … Continue reading SLIM Names to Know: Willis H Kerr
I am excited to present our 2017-2018 SCALA Officers: Clockwise, from top left: Danica White, Vice President; Emily Sanders, Alumni Relations Representative; Sara Schoenthaler, Treasurer; Brandon West, Secretary; Daniel Agbaji, Emporia First Year Representative; McKenzie Gulick, Events Coordinator; Andrew Schafer, Emporia Second Year Representative; Jeana Lawrence, Webmaster.
On Friday, August 18th, six SLIM students took a tour around the great libraries in Colorado Springs. We started the day by touring 21c in Pikes Peak Library District. A former call center purchased in 2011 by PPLD, this 112,000 square foot building boasts two floors filled with all the trappings of a "library of … Continue reading A Fall CO Springs Library Tour Day