Saturday March 28th 2015


New Open Access Resource: Digital Archive of Latin American and Caribbean Ephemera

The Digital Archive of Latin American and Caribbean Ephemera is a steadily growing repository containing a previously unavailable subset of Princeton’s Latin American Ephemera Collection as well as [Read More]

Welcome, new members!

Nicholas Cop is the Founder and President of Nicholas Cop Consulting, LLC which he established in 2005. The company, based in Florida, provides information and education consulting services to [Read More]

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]


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Interview with SALALM Scholarship Awardee: Theresa Polk

Theresa Polk. Theresa Polk is an archivist at the LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections at the University of Texas. She earned her MLS from the University of Maryland’s iSchool, specializing in archives. While studying at Maryland, she learned of the SALALM scholarship through the [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 March 16-22

Hispanos y bibliotecas, una historia de claroscuros el Centro Pew realizó recientemente una investigación que compara el uso de las bibliotecas públicas entre los hispanos y otras etnias, y también entre los hispanos nacidos en el país y los nacidos en el extranjero. Ver noticia La biblioteca [Read More]

Job & Internship Opportunities

Librarian (Reference Hispanic Division) Library of Congress

Librarian (Reference Hispanic Division) (Vacancy #: 150018) GS-1410-09 — Library Services (Hispanic Division of the Collection and Services Directorate) — $52,668.00 – $68,465.00 Opening [Read More]

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]