Wednesday October 7th 2015


2016 Conference Theme Announced

SALALM 2016 CONFERENCE THEME   “Nuestro norte es el sur”: Mapping Resistance and Resilience in Latin American, Caribbean, and Iberian studies   May 9-13, 2016 University of Virginia [Read More]

Call for Applications: Dan C. Hazen SALALM Fellowship

We are excited to announce a call for applications for the Dan C. Hazen SALALM Fellowship with a submission deadline of December 15, 2015. Eligible applicants must be full-dues paying SALALM members [Read More]

SALALM Membership/Committee Preference Forms 2015-16; Formularios renovación de membresía y comités 2015-2016

Dear all/Estimados/Prezados todos: Membership renewal time is once again upon us.  As you may recall, at the Miami meeting in 2013 it was decided that members will have until October 31 to renew for [Read More]


Recently Active Members

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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: September 28-October 4

Can Anyone Save the Library of Congress? | Politico This is Obama’s chance to bring Jefferson’s creation into the digital age. Read more Vela de armas por una luchadora | El País Carmen Balcells sacó de las cavernas a la edición española y la incitó a ser ambiciosa y proyectarse [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]