Monthly Archives: October 2017

Fall 2017 Professional Development Day

Please join us for our Fall Professional Development Day:

  • What: Equity, Diversity and Inclusion: Join the Conversation
  • When: December 1st, 2017 9a-1p
  • Where: Cuesta College Library, San Luis Obispo
  • Featuring:
    • Jody Gray, Director for the Office of Diversity, Literacy and Outreach, American Library Association
    • Akemy Bon-Flores, Acting Coordinator of the Tri-Counties Region, Service Employees International Unition
  • Cost: $20 for librarians and $15 for library staff and students
  • Link to register:
    • Registration Deadline: 11/9/17

Ilene F. Rockman CARL/ACRL Conference Scholarship

If you are a library school student or an early-career librarian with less than 2 years working in the profession, please consider applying for the Ilene F. Rockman CARL/ACRL Scholarship!

The Ilene F. Rockman Scholarship is to subsidize conference attendance for 2 student or early-career members of the CARL community at the 2018 CARL Conference .  The two recipients will receive $500 each to subsidize the cost of registration, travel, and accommodations.   The deadline to apply is FridayNovember 10, 2017.

Please find more information here:

 Ilene Rockman was a long time member of CARL who worked in the CSU for more than 30 years as a librarian, faculty member, and administrator.  Recipient of numerous awards including the 2005 ACRL Instruction Librarian of the Year and the 2003 ACRL Distinguished Education and Behavioral Sciences Librarian, Ilene was a visionary in our profession, a dedicated librarian, a wonderful colleague to work with, and an extraordinary mentor to many fellow librarians.   As academic librarians Ilene always said we should be, “making the difference in the life of a student each day.”