Call for 2017-2018 President

It’s time to elect a new SCALA President for the 2017-2018 school year! Presidential elections are held at the end of the Spring Semester so we have a smooth transition and have everything in place before the fall semester starts (elections for other SCALA positions will be held in the fall). Why run for office?  "Trust … Continue reading Call for 2017-2018 President

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

Regional Conference Assistance Application Date Extended

Good news- the Regional Conference Assistance Application date has been extended to Wednesday, March 15th!  Please email jfredri2@g.emporia.edu with your completed application.  We strongly encourage you to take just a short bit of time to take advantage of this opportunity.  Local conferences are a great place to network and learn new things! Click here to … Continue reading Regional Conference Assistance Application Date Extended

Let’s Talk: Current Events & Issues In Light of Our Core Values

Many of you may already be aware that the American Library Association (ALA) issued an official statement in January opposing new administrative policies that contradict core professional values; the Office for Intellectual Freedom (OIF) issued a similar statement condemning perceived government censorship. Last week ALA President Julie Todaro released yet another statement protesting transgender student … Continue reading Let’s Talk: Current Events & Issues In Light of Our Core Values

Congratulations Conference Scholarship Recipients!

We are pleased to present Sara Roberts and Ryan Timothy LaFerney with $800 each in conference assistance to ALA Annual this year.  Congratulations Sara and Ryan!  We look forward to learning about your experiences this summer. If you were not selected this time around, we encourage you to please apply again.  We offer both regional … Continue reading Congratulations Conference Scholarship Recipients!