Back to School Meet & Greet

Welcome back to a new year and a new semester!  Please join us for an online Back to School Meet & Greet on Monday, February 6th at 6 PM MST / 7 PM CT.  It's a great chance to meet the new SCALA representatives and let us know what you'd like to see this semester! … Continue reading Back to School Meet & Greet

SCALA Swap: Blind Date with a Book

Do you have a class weekend this January or February? Bring a book! We're starting the New Year off with another fun SCALA Book Swap, but this time, please cover your book so that other students have no idea what they're getting into. 🙂 Did you like your date? Hate it? Take a picture! Tweet … Continue reading SCALA Swap: Blind Date with a Book

CLiC Scholarships Available for Annual Hiring Workshop

Attention Colorado students: CLiC is sponsoring 5 registrations for the annual CAL New Professionals Interest Group Hiring Workshop!  It's a great day geared towards new students, the recently graduated and those shifting in the library field.  You'll met library leaders in Colorado and learn more about resumes, cover letters and other career topics.  Plus there's … Continue reading CLiC Scholarships Available for Annual Hiring Workshop

KS Hutchinson Library Tour (Fall 2016)

SCALA’s 2016 fall semester library tour took five students to Hutchinson, Kansas on December 2nd to explore three very different library settings.  Our first location was the Hutchinson Public Library where we got to see how this well-kept library combines technological advances and new construction with the building features of the past (such as the refurbished … Continue reading KS Hutchinson Library Tour (Fall 2016)

2016 Give the Gift of Reading Recap

The problem?  90% of a child’s brain develops before age 5.  In low income neighborhoods, only 1 book is available for every 300 children. The solution? 96% of children under age 5 see a doctor at least once a year! Thank you to all the SCALA students, SLIM faculty and friends who decided to become … Continue reading 2016 Give the Gift of Reading Recap