Monthly Archives: January 2016

Call for participation – International librarianship experiences

Hi folks this came my way through Medical Libraries Discussion Listserv MEDLIB: Call for participation – reminder for international librarianship experiences Recently Lara Seven Phillips (formerly of the University of the South Pacific, Fiji) and Kate Holvoet (currently at Zayed … Continue reading

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Two articles that might be relevant for visible minorities

Two articles came my way today and I thought it might be of interest: Fryer, Roland G. Jr. 2007. “Belief Flipping in a Dynamic Model of Statistical Discrimination.” Journal of Public Economics, 91(5-6): 1151-1166 Lehmann, Jee-Yeon. 2013. “Job Assignment and … Continue reading

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Call for Proposals for the 2016-2017 ALA Diversity Research Grants

ALA Seeks Proposals for 2016-2017 Diversity Research Grants The American Library Association (ALA) Office for Diversity, Literacy and Outreach Services seeks proposals for the Diversity Research Grant program.  Applications may address any diversity-related topic which addresses critical gaps in the … Continue reading

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Announcing ViMLoC’s 2016-2018 Co-moderators

ViMLoC is happy to announce that Allan Cho (allan.cho@ubc.ca) and Maha Kumaran (maha.kumaran@usask.ca) are the new ViMLoC co-moderators for the 2016-2018 term. Allan Cho is the Community Engagement Librarian at UBC’s Irving K. Barber Learning Centre. Maha Kumaran is a … Continue reading

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