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There’s nothing better than a special occasion that requires you to dress to impress. While most people love these opportunities, for some, it’s a nightmare. Lots of people aren’t into fashion and have no idea where to start when they have to dress up for an event. For the less fashion conscious, getting dressed up can be overwhelming. There are so many styles, colors, and accessories to decide between, and it might become hard to make a final decision. Here is a basic style guide for dressing up and pulling off the perfect outfit. Know yourself and your body The coolest outfit can be a total disaster if it doesn’t suit you . Before ...
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Librarian I  City of Coronado Salary   $23.91 - $30.52 Hourly Closing 6/26/2019 11:59 PM Pacific APPLY ON COMPANY SITE The City of Coronado is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Librarian I, specifically in the youth services department. Under general supervision, this position performs a wide variety of professional library work including planning and implementing programs designed for different developmental age groups including babies, preschoolers and elementary age children, performing storytime, ordering and maintaining assigned collections within the youth department, providing reference and readers' advisory assistance ...
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Roman Eugeniusz,  CC BY-SA 3.0 US Join us for some summer fun with a meet up Thursday, July 11, 5:00 pm at Panama 66 ,  possibly preceded by a tour of the fantastic San Diego Natural History Museum Library .  All San Diego area librarians and information professionals are welcome to join us at Panama 66.  Those interested in our (currently) tentative tour of the NAT Library, email   sla.sd.communications@gmail.com to be added to our interest list.  Space may be limited, and priority will be given to SLA me
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Hello, Our SLA-SD Summer Newsletter is now available online.  Click here to subscribe and read our latest issues, including the one below.  I wonder, what's the story behind all these exciting images?  Guess I'll have to click to find out!
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Hello everyone.  My name is Alison Senkevitch and I am new member of SLA.  Janel, LMD Chair and leader for the recent Facebook group and webinar book discussion, asked me to write up a summary of the book and discussion. I hope you all find it useful and I look forward to getting to know more of you in SLA. Brave, Not Perfect , by Reshma Saulani, examines why so few women are working in the tech industry. This question is timely and important, as the tech industry is growing fast. According to the 2019 IT Industry Outlook from CompTIA, a non-profit IT trade association, the global information technology industry is on pace to reach $5 ...
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July 18: Baltimore Happy Hour When: Thursday July 18 from 5:30-9 PM Where: Tir Na Nog Irish Bar & Grill, 201 E Pratt St., Baltimore, MD 21202 Why: Celebrate summertime with Maryland SLA
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Get involved by attending one of SLA’s in-person networking opportunities! Time: 7:30pm-8:30pm Date: Saturday, June 22nd, 2019 Location: City Tap Penn Quarter DC 901 9th Street NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20001 To register and for questions contact Michael Rosenberg at    mrosenberg@sla.org ALA Registration is not required to attend this event. If you are interested in sponsoring an upcoming reception, please contact Kathy Bradley at   kbradley@sla
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Throughout the conference, come to see us at the LMD kiosk in the exhibit hall and enter our daily drawing for a gift card! And, share your experiences as they happen by tweeting to #SLALMD and #SLA2019. Sunday, June 16 Expand Your Career Opportunities Starting Right Now ! with Rebecca Jones, Jamie Luedtke, Jennifer Pflaumer and Geraldine Clement-Stoneham, 2:30 pm- 4:00 pm, Conf Ctr Room 15     The 10 Myths of Starting a Consulting Business , with Mary Ellen Bates (LMD Consulting Section), 4:15-5:30 pm, Conf Ctr Room 19 Monday – June 17 th Creating a Compelling Business Case: How to Make it Stand Out from the Rest ? with ...
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Librarian, Correctional Facility - California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation - San Diego CLICK HERE TO APPLY  Job Description Maintain an effective loan system for general and legal library materials, including an overdue book system to retrieve loaned materials. Provide access to other library collections, including the State Circulating Law Library in Sacramento, via inter-library loan procedures. Answer references and information requests of users and provide a reader advisory service to users. Maintain appropriate logs, records and files. Maintain and monitor the current and completeness of the mandated law collections and report losses ...
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Be sure to attend our SLA MD Chapter sponsored program, “To All the Mistakes We’ve Made Before: Learning Journeys of Three Bibliometrics Librarians.” This program features our very own MD Chapter Director, Ya-Ling Yu, presenting “To Learn or Not to Learn: My Journey to Bibliometrics.” Other presenters include Chris Belter from NIH Library and Caitlin Bakker of the University of Minnesota. Chris will be sharing his personal story on learning bibliometrics, and Caitlin will be discussing research impact services at the University of Minnesota. This program will be essential viewing for anyone interested in creating success stories around bibliometrics and impact ...
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Job Announcement (please excuse cross-posting)   Research Librarian I - American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees   Department: Research & Collective Bargaining Services Location: Washington, D.C. Grade:   United Staff Union — Grade 8 Salary:   Starts at $72,447 with union-negotiated wage/step increases. Benefits: List of benefits   To be considered Please send an email with an attached cover letter and resume to: recruiting@afscme.org . Include the position title, and if you are a current member of an AFSCME Local, in the subject line of your email.   Applications will be considered until the ...
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2019 SLA-SD Fall Seminar Call for Student Proposals We invite students currently enrolled in a MLIS program to propose a Round Table session for the SLA San Diego Chapter 2019 Fall Seminar.  This is a great opportunity to build your resume and meet library and information professionals from all over Southern California.  Presenters do receive complimentary registration (Yes, that includes a free breakfast and lunch!).    Date and Venue This year’s seminar will be held on Friday, October 11, at  Marina Village . It is a great venue and offers beautiful spaces to explore on breaks.  Just look! Photo courtesy of Marina Village Theme and ...
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Learn about  California Revealed  Friday, June 14, at the  San Diego History Center . This free workshop will prepare attendees to take advantage of free digitization and digital preservation services for their institutions' local and statewide California history materials. Workshop attendees will learn general best practices for description, digitization, quality control, and digital preservation. Please attend if you have collections in-need! Click here to registe
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CLICK HERE TO APPLY ON COMPANY SITE Medical Sciences Librarian - San Diego Credence Management Solutions Job Type Full-time Location San Diego, CA 92152 US (Primary) Category Administrative / Clerical, Health Job Description As a Credence-employed contractor to the Government, you will provide library management and medical science research expertise for physicians, psychologists, epidemiologists, physiologists, statisticians, and other researchers engaged in supporting the mission of the Naval Health Research Center (NHRC). RESPONSIBILITIES Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to: Providing ...
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The 2019 SLA Rising Star award winners will be formally recognized at the annual conference. One of the recipients, Natasha Chowdory, is currently serving as LMD Awards Chair. She was also the inaugural winner of LMD’s Career Advancement Award and then led LMD’s webinar program in 2017. We asked Natasha to tell us a little bit about the factors that have influenced her career development. You have held several volunteer leadership positions with SLA.  How have those experiences contributed to the development of your career?   My voluntary positions within SLA have been a catalyst for a lot of the work I've done, both voluntary and paid. By having the opportunity ...
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The Dr. William C. Herrick Community Health Care Library in La Mesa, CA, is expanding its hours and has two openings for a part-time library assistant/library tech. The main duties are: - Provide excellent customer service - Assist patrons with computer and Internet questions - Basic reference service - Circulation tasks - Sort and shelve materials - Comfortable with health and medical topics Must be able to work one of the following schedules. When one position is filled, then the hours required will be for the other position. Start date June 17, 2019. 1) 11 hours/week Monday 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Thursday 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Saturday 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 2) 10.5 ...
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Getting involved in management is a big career milestone. It is the most reliable path to promotions and a bright professional future. The skill set that you acquire by learning project management is something every aspiring leader needs and those skills secure many opportunities for you. To become a project management professional, you need a solid, instructor-led PMP training course. Getting a PMP certification takes a lot of work, so courses and training are the best way to reach that goal. What Does Project Management Entail? Project management is defined as the application of knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to project activities ...
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Calling all Maryland Chapter SLA members! Let us know you ' re presenting at SLA Annual Conf in Cleveland by filling out this form at  https://tinyurl.com/slamd2019presenters . We will publicize your  poster or presentat ion at our  chapter website, conference   kiosk and  chapter communications
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Tomorrow, Friday May 17, is our official  deadline for proposal submissions.  Have you been thinking about submitting a presentation or round table discussion?  Working on it and was interrupted by rush requests and surprise projects?  Just had an inspiring idea but feel you are too late?  Send us a quick email ( SLA.SD.FallSeminar@gmail.com )  and share your thoughts! Is all of this new to you, and you'd like to learn more?  The Fall Seminar is a long held tradition; here's this year's theme and location:  SLA-SD 2019 Fall Seminar
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Library Media Technician-Secondary Poway Unified School District APPLY ON COMPANY SITE Closing Date/Time:   Tue. 05/28/19 3:00 PM Pacific Time $17.48 - $22.38 an hour Part-time BASIC FUNCTION: Under the direction of a Library Media Teacher or assigned supervisor, coordinate and perform a variety of technical library functions at a secondary school site; coordinate acquisition, circulation, distribution, and storage of library books, textbooks and audio/visual materials; assist students and staff in the selection of library materials and access to digital resources; implement the District's plan for the acquisition ...
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