Friday December 15th 2017

News

Micaela Chávez Villa, receives the Homage to the Librarian at the International Book Fair in Guadalajara (FIL)

SALALMISTA, Micaela Chávez Villa, chair of Local Arrangements for SALALM 63, received the Homage to the Librarian at the International Book Fair in Guadalajara (FIL) on November 29, 2017. This [Read More]

Welcome, new members!

Luiza Wainer is a Brazilian librarian currently working as Metadata Librarian (Spanish and Portuguese Specialty) at Princeton University. They obtained their bachelors in Library and Information [Read More]

Fall 2017 Dan C. Hazen SALALM Fellowship Award Announced!

Bronwen Maxson, Betsaida Reyes and Alison Hicks have been awarded the Fall 2017 Dan C. Hazen SALALM Fellowship Award for their original research project proposal, “Practices of Information [Read More]

Archives

SALALM Speaks

Interview with SALALM Scholarship Awardee: Amanda Moreno

When and where did you attend the annual SALALM conference? My first SALALM Conference was in Charlottesville in 2016. I then attended Ann Arbor in 2017 and plan on seeing everyone in Ciudad de México next year! How did you find out about the SALALM Scholarship? Angela Carreño, my library school [Read More]

Messages

First Presidential Message – SALALM 63

Greetings from New Mexico on this Day of Indigenous Resistance. I hope this message finds you well, but I know many are struggling with natural and [Read More]

Message from the Secretariat August 8, 2017

Message from the Secretariat August 8, 2017 Hello to all from the sweltering heat of New Orleans. Thank goodness for mint juleps! Following the [Read More]

SALALM 62 – Presidential Message 4

Dear members, I’m pleased to share that an almost final version of the SALALM 2017 program is available on the conference website. You’ll notice [Read More]

In Case You Missed It

ICYMI: November/December and FIL Guadalajara 2017

Dear all, Thanks for your patience and get ready to catch up on what you (and I) may have missed these past months. This is the last post of the year and in the new year ICYMI will return on a monthly basis. Wishing you all happy holidays and a happy new year. Homenaje al [Read More]

Job & Internship Opportunities

Curator for Latin American, Iberian, and Latino Studies at NYPL

Curator for Latin American, Iberian, and Latino Studies Overview With a collection that exceeds 46 million items, and a mission to advance knowledge and inspire lifelong learning, the New York Public [Read More]

Librarian Asst. Professor, Cuban Heritage Collection, University of Miami

The University of Miami (UM) is considered among the top tier institutions of higher education in the U.S. for its academic excellence, superior medical care, and cutting-edge research. At the U, we [Read More]

Latin American Metadata Librarian

The LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections and the University of Texas Libraries (UTL) seek applications for the position of Latin American Metadata Librarian. This is a two-year, [Read More]