Monday December 22nd 2014

News

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]

Fall 2014 Newsmakers

Meagan Lacy, Information Literacy Librarian at Guttman Community College at The City University of New York, is the author and editor of The Slow Book Revolution: Creating a New Culture of Reading [Read More]

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SALALM Speaks

Reporting from Guadalajara’s 2014 Book Fair

More than 20,000 book professionals who descended into Guadalajara, for a peregrinación del mundo del libro, as Madrid’s daily El País called the Feria del Libro (FIL). It is indeed a pilgrimage to the most important book event in the Spanish-speaking world, and there we were, over 100 [Read More]

Messages

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]

First Presidential Message SALALM LX

Dear Colleagues: As I write these lines, the memories of SALALM LIX are still fresh in my mind.  Past President Roberto C. Delgadillo and the Local [Read More]

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dospuntocero: Five Years Old!

A fifth year anniversary is traditionally celebrated with wood. As the connotations of, err, the inflexible and coarse nature of lumber don’t seem to quite symbolize my aims for this column, I thought I would compromise and go with the symbol of the tree instead, which implies strength and [Read More]

Job & Internship Opportunities

Head, Latin American and Caribbean Collection (LACC), George A. Smathers Libraries of the University of Florida

Head, Latin American and Caribbean Collection (LACC) Assistant University or Associate University Librarian The George A. Smathers Libraries of the University of Florida is seeking a Latin American [Read More]

Head, Latin American and Caribbean Collection (LACC) Assistant University or Associate University Librarian

Head, Latin American and Caribbean Collection (LACC) Assistant University or Associate University Librarian The George A. Smathers Libraries of the University of Florida is seeking a Latin American [Read More]

Processing Archivist, Princeton University Library

Job Requisition: 1400686 Job Title: Processing Archivist Posting Site: Processing Archivist Processing Archivist Dean of Faculty Job Title: Associate Librarian / Librarian Rare Books Department [Read More]