Call for Volunteers (ASIS&T-CUA collaborative project with LC YRC)

ASIS&T CUA Student Chapter is working with Library of Congress Young Readers Center on a service project for visually impaired children and their parents. Our project for this semester is to create a brochure about assistive technologies. For this, each of project participants will find one assistive technology and provide a brief description of the technology. We plan to select about 10 assistive technologies. Continue reading

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Archivist/Researcher – Salmon Group – Washington, DC

Salmon Group seeks an enthusiastic and highly organized archive professional to work in a small government agency with a downtown DC location. Continue reading

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Strategic Research Associate – American Federation of Teachers – Washington, DC

Job Number:  AOF-58-31-1014-N (Replaces #AOF-58-22-0814-N)
Supervisor:  Manager, Research & Strategic Initiatives
Department:  Research & Strategic Initiatives
Annual Salary: $63,825.94

Special Note:  AFT seeks a collaborative, innovative and service oriented individual to administer an information system and assess and develop reference, research and online services available through the AFT Library.  Continue reading

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Art and Design Librarian – George Washington University Libraries – Washington, DC

The George Washington University Libraries announces an opening for an Art and Design Librarian. Working as a member of the Research and User Services (RUS) Librarians team, the Art and Design Librarian will administer the collection and provide research services primarily for the Corcoran School of the Arts and Design within the Columbian College of The George Washington University. Continue reading

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University Archivist – George Washington University Libraries – Washington, DC

The George Washington University invites applications for an innovative, strategic and creative leader for its University Archives program. Continue reading

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Public Services and Outreach Archivist – George Washington University Libraries – Washington, DC

The George Washington University Libraries invites applications for an innovative, energetic, collaborative professional to lead the educational and programmatic outreach functions of its Special Collections and Archives Department. Special collections and archives are a strategic priority of the University Libraries. Continue reading

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Publicist – Rowman and Littlefield – Lanham, MD

Rowman and Littlefield is seeking a librarian with knowledge of the key professional library journals—as well as knowledge of today’s progressive public library market—to serve as publicist for the publisher’s General Interest list. The successful candidate will join a seven-person publicity team, and will work closely with Choice, Library Journal, Booklist and Publisher’s Weekly to coordinate all efforts required to reach the market through review coverage and professional development webinars and events. This position reports to the Publicity Manager, and is located in the company’s Lanham, Maryland headquarters. Continue reading

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Library Liaison – Inter-American Defense College (IADC) – Washington, DC

The Inter-American Defense Board (IADB) invites applications for the position of Library Liaison Assistant in the Department of Studies at the Inter-American Defense College (IADC). Continue reading

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Associate Fellowship – National Library of Medicine – Bethesda, MD

We are actively recruiting for recent library science graduates to apply for the Associate Fellowship Program. Staff and alumni associates are our best recruiters. Continue reading

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ASIS&T CUA Student Chapter – Volunteer Day

You are invited to join us for a day of helping the Cardozo High School Library (1200 Clifton St NW, Washington, D.C.) from 10 am to 3 pm on November 8th, Saturday, 2014.

We will be helping to weed their old collection and integrate valuable books into the collection. Officers & members of ASIST&T CUA Student Chapter, LIS & HIT students/alumni/faculty/staff, and anyone you want to invite can participate.

Lunch and a participation prize will be provided.

R.S.V.P. to Colin McLaren (16mclaren@cardinalmail.cua.edu) by Oct. 31, Friday.

We look forward to meeting many of you at this volunteer event!

* This event is sponsored by AGLISS (Association of Graduate Library and Information Science Students).

ASIS&T-CUA Officers (2014-2015)

Colin McLaren, President

Kate Price, Vice-President

Mariah Lewis, Treasurer

Peter Taylor, Communication Officer

Dr. Sung Un Kim, Faculty Advisor

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