♥ Students: 10 Ways SLA-SD Can Help You! ♥
1. Build your network and make new friends – meet local librarians and LIS students.
2. Expand your horizons – learn about different special libraries and LIS jobs.
4. See new places – watch our blog for upcoming library/archives tours.
5. Put a smile on your face! Join us for happy hours and other fun activities.
7. Obtain a scholarship – apply in October for our annual $1000 scholarship award.
8. Find a mentor – our friendly, experienced LIS professionals would love to help.
9. Get experience in a professional organization – we’re looking for volunteers!
10. Find an internship, a job, or a volunteer opportunity– see our jobs and opportunities page and talk to our members for ideas.
SJSU – SLIS Career Blog – this career blog maintained by San Jose State University, School of Library and Information Science is a great place to find helpful hints and tips relevant to job searching and networking.