You’re hired! Best practices of applying and interviewing for library jobs – NASIG Webinar

Date and time:
Thursday, April 6, 2023, 2:00pm EST

Webinar Description:
Would you like advice on how to read job ads and find the next opportunity in your library career? In this webinar, you will have a chance to hear from and talk to a group of experienced librarians about reading job ads, preparing applications, applying for jobs, and interviewing. The panel will provide tips on decoding job ads, understanding how applications are evaluated by search committees, and leveraging experiences both inside and outside of libraries in applications and interviews. Join us, bring your questions, and share your experiences.

Names and bios for the presenters:
Moderator: Juliya Borie, Librarian – Serials Cataloguer, University of Toronto Libraries
• Betsy Appleton, Associate Law Library Director for Technical Services, The University of Texas School of Law
• Matt Jabaily, Electronic Resources and Serials Librarian & Assistant Professor, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs
• Dawn Rapoza, Librarian, U.S. Serials and Government Documents, Library of Congress
• Wendy Robertson, Institutional Repository and Metadata Librarian, The University of Iowa Libraries


Registration link:

Registration Deadline for live event: April 5

Webinar Rates:
NASIG members: $35
NASIG student members: $15
NISO members *: $35
NASIG non-member: $50
Group registration: $95

NASIG members should login for member rate. NISO and SSP members should contact the NASIG Continuing Education Committee ( prior to registering in order to receive a priority code used for getting the listed rates.

This webinar will be recorded and made available to registrants after the webinar is completed. Late registration dates to purchase recording: before October 6th. After October 6th the recording will be made freely available.

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