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!

A Prairie Tour in KS

On April 7, members from SCALA, the Student Chapter of the Society of American Archivists (SCSAA), and the Society of Public Historians from ESU met for a tour of the Lyon County History Center (LCHC) in their new downtown location. Curator Lisa Soller directed the tour and explained some of the elements of their move … Continue reading A Prairie Tour in KS

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)

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