Friday February 27th 2015


Welcome, new members!

Jason Kauffman is a PhD candidate in Latin American history at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is currently completing his dissertation, a social and environmental history of the [Read More]

SALALM Fall 2014 Scholarship awardees

Laura Geiken is a dual degree student at Indiana University, pursuing a Master’s in Library Science and a Master’s of Art in Latin American Studies. Additionally, she is an Associate Spanish [Read More]

SALALMISTAS in the news

Antonio Sotomayor, a Assistant Professor and Librarian for Latin American and Caribbean Studies at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign just published a chapter on the relationship between [Read More]


Recently Active Members

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Rare Book Week West: Manuscripts, First Editions, Photos and Artist Books

To say that it was a manjar libresco would be an understatement: the 48th California Antiquarian Book Book Fair and the 2015 Artist Book Fair and Symposium, all within a few days, sometimes with overlapping schedules, was all a rare treat that only happens every other year in the San Francisco Bay [Read More]


SALALM LX – Conference Registration & Hotel Reservations

Dear SALALM Colleagues, We are very pleased to announce that registration for the LX Annual Conference of the Seminar on the Acquisition of Latin [Read More]

Second Presidential Message – SALALM LX

Throughout 2014, many institutions in Brazil and the United States held conferences and other academic events in observance of the 50th anniversary [Read More]

SALALM LX – Call for Proposals

Dear SALALM Colleagues: This is the official call for proposals for panels, individual papers, round tables, and other academic events for the [Read More]

In Case You Missed It

ICYMI: Updates February 16-22

Muere Raquel Tibol, decana de la crítica de arte en México Temida por muchos, pero respetada a la vez, la decana de la crítica de arte en México, famosa por haber abofeteado al muralista David Alfaro Siqueiros y vivido en casa de Frida Kahlo, la escritora, crítica de arte, periodista, [Read More]

Job & Internship Opportunities

Head of Special Collections, University of Houston (Revised)

Head of Special Collections, University of Houston (Revised) Responsibilities:   The University of Houston Libraries are seeking a progressive and forward thinking leader prepared to articulate a [Read More]

Latin American and Iberian Area Studies Librarian, Brigham Young University (BYU)

Latin American and Iberian Area Studies Librarian Brigham Young University (BYU), a privately owned and operated university of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints located in Provo, Utah, [Read More]

Undergraduate Success Librarian (subject liaison to Chicana/o Studies, Spanish and Portuguese, and Latin American Studies)

San Diego State University – Library Faculty Position Undergraduate Success Librarian with additional responsibilities as a subject liaison to Chicana/o Studies, Spanish and Portuguese, and [Read More]