Thursday August 25th 2016


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]

Meet the 2016 SALALM Conference Scholarship Winners: Lara Aase

Lara Aase will complete her MLIS at the University of Washington Information School in June 2016, with a focus on Ibero-American digital humanities, archives/special collections, and library [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 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]

First Presidential Message – SALALM LXI

Dear colleagues, Several months have passed since our 60th annual conference in Princeton in which our Past President Luis González and Fernando [Read More]

In Case You Missed It

ICYMI: August 8-14

El cincuentenario de ‘Paradiso’ congregará en Cuba a estudiosos de ocho países | 14 y medio Los cincuenta años de la publicación de Paradiso, la obra cumbre del autor cubano José Lezama Lima, reunirán en noviembre próximo en La Habana a académicos y literatos de ocho países [Read More]

Job & Internship Opportunities

Subject Librarian for Anthropology, Geography and Planning, and Communication

The University at Albany Libraries seek an enthusiastic, knowledgeable, creative librarian to serve as the Subject Librarian for Anthropology, Geography and Planning, and Communication. Other subject [Read More]

Digital Humanities Librarian, University of New Mexico

Posting Number: 0835496 Position Title: Digital Humanities Librarian Appointment Type: Definition Faculty – Open Rank Working Title (if applicable): Digital Humanities Librarian Department [Read More]

Middle East and Islamic Studies Librarian, The Ohio State University Libraries

Middle East and Islamic Studies Librarian The Ohio State University Libraries invites applications and nominations for the position of Middle East and Islamic Studies Librarian to join a responsive [Read More]