Saturday April 30th 2016


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]

Meet the 2016 SALALM Conference Scholarship Winners: Daniel Arbino

Daniel Arbino is a graduate student at the University of Arizona’s iSchool pursuing a Master’s in Library and Information Science. He is a member of the Knowledge River, a program that [Read More]

Meet the 2016 SALALM Conference Scholarship Winners: Amanda Moreno

Amanda Moreno is an MA/MSLIS candidate in Latin American and Caribbean Studies and Library and Information Science at New York University and Long Island University. She will graduate from her [Read More]


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How to “Book Fair”: A New Librarian’s trip to the #FILGDL2015

This article is cross-posted from the WESS newsletter. The FIL, or Feria Internacional de Libro de Guadalajara (Guadalajara International Book Fair), is a “must go” for any librarian building a collection of Spanish-language materials. It is the largest annual Spanish-language book fair in the [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]

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]

In Case You Missed It

ICYMI: April 11-17

Alberto Fuguet: “La literatura me protegió de la paranoia y el miedo” | La Nación El escritor chileno dice que le debe mucho a Puig y toma “el cotilleo del mundo literario” como materia prima de la obra que presentará en la Feria del Libro. Leer más Comienza la temporada [Read More]

Job & Internship Opportunities

Mexican Imprints Cataloguer, John Carter Brown Library, Brown University

The John Carter Brown Library is seeking applications for an eighteen month position to prepare original cataloging records for 17th and 18th century Mexican imprints in the Library’s Spanish [Read More]

Librarian for US Latina and Latino Studies, University of Texas at Austin

Librarian for US Latina and Latino Studies One (1) open position filled as either Librarian I or Librarian II University of Texas Libraries —The University of Texas at Austin $50,440+ depending on [Read More]

Associate Editor position at HAPI Department: Hispanic American Periodicals Index (HAPI), UCLA Latin American Institute Rank and Salary: Assistant Librarian to Librarian ($47,722 – [Read More]