Sponsored by the California Library Association Technical Services
Up to $500 is available to be awarded to the successful applicant to help cover registration, travel, and lodging expenses for attending the CLA Annual Conference in Sacramento from November 12-15, 2010.
–Be a current California Library Association member, or join by application deadline.
–Have no more than five years of post-MLS library experience OR have recently received MLS OR be currently enrolled in an MLS program.
–Be able to attend CLA Annual Conference and work virtually in between.
–Attend CLA Technical Services Interest Group Membership Meeting and one or more TSIG programs at CLA Annual Conference.
–Report on Technical Services Interest Group program(s) and/or overall conference experience for Technical Services Interest Group newsletter.
–Be willing to serve on a Technical Services Interest Group committee or taskforce, or as a candidate for Technical Services Interest Group office, following the CLA Annual Conference.
Submit a brief statement (no more than 350 words) describing career goals and interest in Technical Services and the CLA Technical Services Interest Group via email message or email attachment (preferred) to:
DEADLINE is Friday, October 15, 2010.
You may include your curriculum vitae or resume in addition to the professional interest statement, but that is not required.
For more information about the CLA Technical Services Interest Group, see the website: http://cla-net.org/aboutcla/actss.php
For more information about the California Library Association, CLA membership, and the upcoming CLA Conference, see the website: http://www.cla-net.org
Library students and first time members are eligible for reduced dues. Students, support staff, and unemployed librarians are eligible for reduced conference registration fees.
For any other questions about the Technical Services Interest Group New Leader Award contact:
Ventura County Library
fax: (805) 641-4444