I have to admit that I wasn’t sure what to expect from the Asafo Flags of Ghana exhibit at the Mingei International Museum. I was very pleasantly surprised to learn about these important parts of the culture of Ghana. We had a nice turnout on a beautiful Tuesday. With free museum Tuesdays and Spring Break, […]
Happy Holidays SLA-San Diego! We had a great turnout for a fun holiday dinner and business meeting at Sammy’s Woodfired Pizza in Del Mar on December 9. The business portion of the meeting centered on a recap of chapter’s activities, awards ceremony, and installation of the 2015 board. I’ll outline the program here as a […]
Posted on May 3, 2016.
CITY OF LONG BEACH MANAGER OF AUTOMATED SERVICES BUREAU – LIBRARY SERVICES The Manager for Automated Services Bureau reports to the Director of Library Services and has an essential role to plan, organize and direct the activities of the Library’s Automated Services Bureau. Supported by a staff of nine, the Manager will oversee all aspects […]
Posted on April 28, 2016.
Tuesday May 24th 3-4:30 Balboa Park Casa de Balboa 1649 El Prado, Suite 3 Limited to first 22 sign ups Bring a children’s book for the kickoff of the Words Alive Children’s Book Drive No-host happy hour at Panama 66 afterwards Parking behind the Organ Pavilion You are all familiar with the San Diego […]
Posted on April 22, 2016.
It was a beautiful day in Carlsbad. Just right for looking at gems and jewelry at the Gemological Institute of America. And thanks to Chris Rogers, SLA-SD member and Research Librarian at the GIA, that’s just what we did. We had a very good turnout, 19 attendees all eager to visit this unique facility and […]
Posted on April 15, 2016.
Hello SLA San Diego, We have a great opportunity available for you to make a difference in the San Diego community! Our SLA-SD Student Liaison, Sharesly Rodriguez, is spearheading our annual Words Alive book drive and needs your help. Words Alive is a fantastic organization that collects new or gently used books for children and […]
Posted on April 11, 2016.
The County of San Diego invites résumés from candidates with exemplary qualifications for the position of Director, County Library, in the Community Services Group. The County Library is a nationally recognized, award-winning organization that provides services to more than one-million residents over a 4,000 square mile County. The Department employs 273 staff and thousands of […]
Posted on April 6, 2016.
Description Overview:This position oversees the development of the unclassified and classified libraries and fosters their mission to support the research interests of the Center for Communications Research at La Jolla (CCR). Responsibilities include selecting and coordinating the delivery of relevant information services, acquiring and cataloging print and electronic services, and creating and maintaining databases and […]
Posted on April 6, 2016.
eneral Summary: Under the supervision of the Museum Director, in cooperation with the Collections Manager, this position is responsible for the organization and preservation of archival and library collections. Assists researchers and is an educator in related outreaches and culture classes. Flexibility in the assistance of any museum program. Work schedule is Tuesdays-Saturdays, some evenings […]
Posted on March 31, 2016.
Save the Date: SLA-SD 2016 Fall Seminar Friday, September 30, 2016 Mark your calendars! The San Diego Chapter of the Special Libraries Association will be holding our annual professional development seminar on Friday, September 30, 2016, at Marina Village. This event is a great opportunity to meet librarians and info pros from all walks of […]
Posted on March 30, 2016.
GIA Museum and Library Tour (5345 Armada Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008) Thursday April 21, 2016; 2-4 pm All guests will need to bring photo ID Check in with Security at gate upon arrival to get parking pass; let them know you are here for the SLA Tour and show ID. Security will direct you where […]
Posted on March 28, 2016.
The University Library at California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) seeks an innovative Head of User Services to provide leadership in developing, evaluating, and implementing innovative, user-focused academic information/resource services for the University community as well as fostering an environment of responsive, welcoming services and spaces. Reporting to the Dean of the Library, the Head […]