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

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

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