Lucy Flamm Awarded 2017 LITA/Christian Larew Memorial Scholarship

Lucy Flamm has been selected to receive the 2017 LITA/Christian Larew Memorial Scholarship ($3,000) sponsored by the Library and Information Technology Association (LITA) and Baker & Taylor. Flamm will be attending the University of Texas at Austin starting in Fall 2017 to earn a Master of Science in Information Studies and Master of Arts in Middle Eastern […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: July 19, 2017

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New vacancy listings are posted weekly on Wednesday at approximately 12 noon Central Time. They appear under New This Week and under the appropriate regional listing. Postings remain on the LITA Job Site for a minimum of four weeks. New This Week Library of the University of California, Davis, Associate University Librarian for Research and Learning, Davis, CA Library […]

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Call for Proposals, LITA @ ALA Annual 2018

2018 ALA Annual Conference

Submit Your Program ideas for the 2018 ALA Annual Conference  New Orleans LA, June 21-26, 2018 The LITA Program Planning Committee (PPC) is now encouraging the submission of innovative and creative proposals for the 2018 Annual American Library Association Conference. We’re looking for 60 minute conference presentations. The focus should be on technology in libraries, […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: July 13, 2017

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New vacancy listings are posted weekly on Wednesday at approximately 12 noon Central Time. They appear under New This Week and under the appropriate regional listing. Postings remain on the LITA Job Site for a minimum of four weeks. New This Week Ontario Council of University Libraries (OCUL), Implementation Manager, Collaborative Futures project, Toronto, ON, Canada Horry County Government, […]

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Call for Panelists – 2018 ALA LITA Top Trends Program

We are currently seeking nominations for panelists for the 2018 ALA Midwinter LITA Top Tech Trends program in Denver, CO!  You may nominate yourself or someone you know who would be a great addition to the panel of speakers. LITA’s Top Trends Program has traditionally been one of the most popular programs at ALA. Each […]

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LITA AvramCamp: The Only Way To Kick Off ALA Annual

By Aisha Conner-Gaten, Instructional Design Librarian and thankful participant ALA Annual Conference is a librarian’s annual opportunity to connect with colleagues, collaborate with those outside their siloed systems and departments, and enjoy free posters, books, and events. This year’s Annual Conference offered a particularly valuable experience to female-identifying folks involved in technology called LITA AvramCamp. […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: July 5, 2017

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New vacancy listings are posted weekly on Wednesday at approximately 12 noon Central Time. They appear under New This Week and under the appropriate regional listing. Postings remain on the LITA Job Site for a minimum of four weeks. New This Week Bates College, Vice President for Information & Library Services and College Librarian, Lewiston, ME Visit the LITA Job […]

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The Lost Art of Conversation

Technology is often viewed as a double edged sword: it makes life easier but it also has the power to threaten jobs, privacy, and human connections.  Yale University & Oxford’s Future of Humanity Institute polled industry experts in 2016 and found that machine intelligence (A.I.) will replace all human jobs by 2136. Despite statistics like […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: June 28, 2017

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New vacancy listings are posted weekly on Wednesday at approximately 12 noon Central Time. They appear under New This Week and under the appropriate regional listing. Postings remain on the LITA Job Site for a minimum of four weeks. New This Week The Walters Art Museum, Librarian/Archivist, Baltimore, MD NC LIVE / NCSU Libraries, Web and Database Development Librarian, […]

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