CHICAGO - The American Library Association (ALA) Office for Diversity seeks proposals for its Diversity Research Grant program. Applications may address any diversity topic, including the recruitment and promotion of diverse individuals within the profession or the provision of library services to diverse populations, that addresses critical gaps in the knowledge of diversity issues withi
CHICAGO — The Association of Specialized and Cooperative Library Agencies (ASCLA) has issued an RFP for a project consultant (PDF) to assist in the production of an online, interactive ASCLA Accessibility Academy module focused on improving library staff communications and interaction
<span>CHICAGO--The Association of Specialized and Cooperative Library Agencies (</span>ASCLA<span>) has issued an </span><a href="http://www.ala.org/ascla/sites/ala.org.ascla/files/content/rfp_accessacadjobdescription.pdf">RFP for a project consultant</a><span> to assist in the production of an online, interactive </span>ASCLA<span> Accessibility Academy module focused on improving library staff communications and interactions with people with disabilities; responses are due by Monday, Oct. 15, 2012.</span></p>
CHICAGO — As part of its commitment to furthering diversity in librarianship, the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) is supporting Charlotte King as its 2012-2013 Spectrum Scholar. King will attend the San Jose State University School of Library and Information Science.
CHICAGO —The Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) chose Ticha Gwaradzimba as its 2012-2013 Spectrum Scholar. Gwaradzimba is currently pursuing her master's in Library and Information Science from the University of Western Ontario in London, Ontario.