ALA seeks candidates for Google Policy Fellowship. For the summer of 2013, the selected fellow will spend 10 weeks in residence at the ALA Washington Office to learn about national policy and complete a major project. Google provides the $7,500 stipend for the summer, but the work agenda is under the full control of ALA and the fellow. Apply by March 15, 2013. For details visit the…Continue
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The Digging into Data Challenge is a grant competition designed to spur computationally intensive research in the humanities and social sciences. Apply by May 15, 2013. Learn more at http://ow.ly/hrJyJ
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An Invitation from Dr Ross Todd (Director of CiSSL) and Dr Carol Gordon (Co-Director of CiSSL), Rutgers, The State University of NJ.
Please distribute to colleagues and networks with particular interests in school libraries.
We cordially invite you to participate in the 3rd International Research Symposium by the Center for International Scholarship In School Libraries (CISSL), to take place at the Heldrich Hotel in New Brunswick, NJ, on Friday 26th and Saturday 27th…Continue
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The Library Research Round Table (LRRT) will sponsor two Research Forums at the 2013 American Library Association Annual Conference in Chicago, IL (June 28-July 2). The LRRT Forums are a set of programs at the ALA Annual Conference featuring presentations of LIS research, in progress or completed, followed by discussion. One of the forums is broad in scope and one is on a more specific topic. The forums are:
Research: Data-Driven Services
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