Friday September 4th 2015


Summer 2015 Newsmakers!

Natalie Baur, University of Miami, has received a Fulbright-García Robles award to work on a digital preservation research project. Read full announcement here. Rafael Tarragó, University of [Read More]

Welcome, new members!

Jessie Christensen is the Receiving Section Supervisor in Monographic Acquisitions at Brigham Young University. She manages receiving for all monographs, including firm orders and approvals, as well [Read More]

#salalm60 cheat sheet: practical info, restaurants, attractions

Welcome to Princeton! This ready-reference guide will help you navigate the conference. Practical info|Venues|Stores|$ dining|$$ dining|$$$ dining|Drinks, dessert, etc.|On-campus [Read More]


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SALALMistas at the California Rare Book School, August 9-14, 2015

SALALM members Sarah Buck-Kachaluba (UCSD), Ashley Larson (UCLA), and I participated in the latest offering of the California Rare Book School’s “History of the Book in Hispanic America, 16th-19th Centuries” course. Taught by Daniel J. Slive of Southern Methodist University’s Bridwell [Read More]


OAS Congratulates SALALM on its 60th Anniversary

SALALM is very appreciative of Ambassador Albert R. Ramdin, Assistant Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), for his [Read More]

Third Presidential Message – SALALM 2015 – ENLACE becarios

Prezados colegas/Dear Colleagues/Estimados colegas, I would like to share with you very stimulating news about the Enlace Travel Award Program. Over [Read More]

SALALM LX Pre-Final Program & Call for Moderators and Rapporteurs

Dear SALALM Members, I am very pleased to announce the pre-final program of the SALALM LX Conference to be hosted by Princeton University on June [Read More]

In Case You Missed It

ICYMI: August 24-30

60 años de Pedro Páramo: Nunca conoceremos a Rulfo, pero tampoco dejaremos de intentarlo | El País En el 60 aniversario de ‘Pedro Páramo’ un conjunto de ensayos busca nuevos ángulos sobre un libro tan sucinto como inagotable. Ver noticia Univision anchor Jorge Ramos gets tossed out of [Read More]

Job & Internship Opportunities

Curator of Latin Americana – The Bancroft Library

The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley, seeks a Curator of Latin Americana to manage its collections related to Mexico and Central America. The incumbent shares [Read More]

University Archivist, San Diego State University

University Archivist San Diego State University San Diego, CA   This full-time, tenure-track faculty position, located in the Special Collections and University Archives division, manages and [Read More]

Head of Special Collections and Senior Archivist – The Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection

The Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection is pleased to announce an opening for the position of Head of Special Collections and Senior Archivist. This position at the Benson will provide senior [Read More]