Summer Service Opportunities in CO

Do you love talking technology?  Have experience in a makerspace or want to learn?  Great news!  The ALA and CAL Maker Division need our help staffing an exhibit hall booth at Denver Comic Con this year from June 30th through July 2nd.  The Colorado State Library has graciously sponsored scholarships that will allow volunteers to … Continue reading Summer Service Opportunities in CO

Summer 17 Guest Speakers Announced!

We've got some great guest speakers and panelists lined up for the Summer Interview and Resume Workshops and class weekends!  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 Workshop Speakers: May 27th, Highlands Ranch Library, 9AM-3PM Breakfast with an Archivist, … Continue reading Summer 17 Guest Speakers Announced!

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)

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

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