Friday, May 5, 2017

EQS 2017: Enhancing Quality Staff

MCTC Library Information Technology Students can get discounted tickets ($30 student rate) to attend the Enhancing Quality Staff Symposium this year.  
This year's theme is: Enhancing Quality Staff in Changing Times.  This symposium is for library paraprofessionals and support staff.  It's presented by the University of Minnesota Libraries and will be held: May 23, 2017 at the Continuing Education and Conference Center on the St. Paul Campus of the University of Minnesota.
Registration is open now!



LIT soon-to-be graduate Suela Deva profiled on MCTC website!

Check it out. Way to go Suela! https://www.minneapolis.edu/Why-MCTC/Our-Voices/Our-Students/Suela-Deva

Monday, May 1, 2017

REMINDER! MCTC LIT Program Networking in May, 2017



Are you a current MCTC LIT student? Seeking to learn more about the field? Want to learn where you could work after graduating?  Or Current Hennepin County Library staff looking to move up?

Come to the "MCTC Library Information Technology Networking" event that will be led by LIT Faculty & Hennepin County Library Staff. There will be a panel discussion on Hennepin County Library job Description and MCTC's Library Information Technology Program.

It will be a fun event with short group activities and some refreshments!
Don't forget to save the date!


Tuesday, May 2nd from 7-9pm
Ethel Berry Meeting Room, Southdale Library
7001 York Ave S, Edina, MN 55435

RSVP HERE!

May 2017 - Bill's Jobs List!

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

MLIS Summit at St. Catherine's University



Great FREE networking and professional development opportunity coming up!
 
There's still time to register for the 2017 MLIS Summit happening Monday, April 24, 2017, 5-8 PM, Rauenhorst Ballroom, Coeur de Catherine Building, St. Catherine University, St. Paul Campus. The Summit is our annual gathering of all program stakeholders, including area LIS professionals.

You can sign-up quickly using our Online Registration Form.

Summit Activities at a Glance:
  • Hour 1: MLIS Student Poster Fair showcasing student projects/activities | LIS Professional Associations Fair
  • Hour 2: Research Presentation: An Urban Public Library Analysis: Asian American Teen Fiction. Presenters: MLIS Students Antonio Backman, Chayse Sundt, and Dr. Sarah Dahlen
  • Hour 3: Table Discussions. The faculty will ask your feedback on draft Program Vision and Mission statements.

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

SPPL is seeking a VISTA to coordinate a teen advisory group.  Would be a great opportunity for someone wanting to work with youth.    Full job posting can be found at:
 
 
Thank you!
 
 
Joanna Brookes
Public Services Director
Saint Paul Public Library

90 West Fourth Street

Saint Paul, MN 55102
P: 651-266-7007
C: 651-252-4408
F: 651-266-7060
In Your Neighborhood and Online at www.sppl.org