Sunday October 23rd 2016


Juan Gelman Papers, 1927-2014 at Princeton University Library

The Princeton University Library’s Manuscripts Division has recently added the papers of the poet, translator and journalist Juan Gelman (1930-2014) to its premier collection of archives, [Read More]

SALALMISTAS in the news.

Holly Ackerman, Librarian for Latin American, Iberian and Latino Studies at Duke University, recently wrote a book chapter titled “Post-17D and Processes of Cuban National [Read More]

Request to Remove Library of Congress Classification Amendment

SALALM joins the American Library Association (ALA) in respectfully urging the House Appropriations Committee to remove the “Library of Congress Classification” Amendment from [Read More]


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Interview with SALALM Scholarship Awardee: Nelson Santana

Nelson Santana was awarded the SALALM Scholarship in 2013.  At the time, Nelson was a MLS candidate at Drexel University, specializing in Archival Science.  He was working as assistant librarian / assistant archivist in the Dominican Archives and Library, at the CUNY Dominican Studies [Read More]


SALALM 62 – Presidential Message 2

Dear members, I had a lovely time during my site visit at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor in mid-September. Since I arrived early, Barbara [Read More]

SALALM 62 – Presidential Message 1

Dear members, It has now been a few months since I’ve seen your smiling faces in Charlottesville. I would like to once again thank Paloma [Read More]

SALALM’s LXI Annual Meeting is fast approaching!

Dear colleagues, Our annual meeting is very close to being completely programed! Keep registering and don’t forget to reserve your hotel room. [Read More]

In Case You Missed It

ICYMI: October 10-16

The forgotten history of Chinese immigrants in this Mexican border town | Fusion Mexicali has all the obvious signs of being a border town: roads pointing the way to the United States, car after car lined up at crossing points from early morning through the blistering hot day and well into the [Read More]

Job & Internship Opportunities

Curator, Latin American and Caribbean Collection, University of Florida

JOB SUMMARY The Curator of the Latin American and Caribbean Collection (LACC) is a full-time tenure-track library faculty position within the Special and Area Studies Collections Department, [Read More]

Latin American Curator, Arizona State University Arizona State University Library seeks an engaged and dynamic curator who can combine leadership, imagination, information technology, [Read More]

Reposted: Cataloging and Metadata Librarian, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University

Librarian Position at Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University Job No.                                 IRC9646 Job Title                 [Read More]