Thursday June 30th 2016


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]

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]


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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’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: June 13-19

Victoria Ocampo, mucho más que una musa sin obra | ABC Recuperan la “Autobiografía” de la autora argentina, una de las primeras mecenas y gran «agitadora» cultural del S.XX. Leer más Cuando los judíos llegaron a México | El Universal La comunidad judía llegó a México en busca [Read More]

Job & Internship Opportunities

Archivist, Cuban Heritage Collection

The Cuban Heritage Collection is looking for an archivist to help us continue meeting the needs of our diverse communities. Please note that the position is open until filled, but applications [Read More]

Cataloging and Metadata Librarian, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University

Librarian Position at Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University Job No.                                 IRC9646 Job Title                 [Read More]

Center of Southwest Studies Librarian

Job Description Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado is seeking applicants for a Center of Southwest Studies Librarian at the Delaney Southwest Research Library. This is a 32-hour/week (.8 FTE), [Read More]