Who: Chris Pryor, Library Engagement and Missouri Coordinator
John Bramble, Associate Director from the National Network of Libraries of Medicine MidContinental Regional Medical Library
What: A discussion of just how easy it is to apply for all of the great funding opportunities available during this year’s grant cycle. John and Chris will briefly cover the different types of awards offered as well as the application process. Then they will open the session answer any questions that attendees may have about how to apply.
When: Thursday, May 9, 2019 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM (Mountain Time)
Registration Link: https://attendee.gototraining.com/r/7011491490871312898
More information about the grants:
The National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Mid-Continental Region is thrilled to announce our 2019-2020 funding opportunities! Note the deadline for application is May 31, 2019. You can see the full list of opportunities on our website at https://nnlm.gov/mcr/funding.
We have a lot of new funding opportunities to support all types of libraries, library staff, and community-based organizations. This year the Mid-Continental Regional Medical Library has nearly $90,000 in sub-award funds and nearly $110,000 from the NNLM All of Us program. You don’t want to miss out on this!
For inspiration read how one library tackled community needs with help from the NNLM. A Colorado library used a NNLM MCR grant to support cooking demonstrations, discussions with kids about the digestive system, classes on nutrition, and a program for parents on emotional well being. Grants may be available for programming, community engagement, staff professional development, or technology upgrades, among other project areas.
“Enrich Your Library Services in Richfield”
Date: September 28, 2018
Time: 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Place: Richfield, at the Sevier Valley Center, on the Snow College Richfield Campus
Registration on-site: $20
Lunch is included in the registration fee.
Opening Session Speaker: Colleen Eggett, Utah’s new state librarian
6 program sessions:
Big Bang or Little Pop: Marketing through Programming
Looking through New Lenses: How to run a Media Equipment Checkout at your Library
Citizen Science: Putting Your Patrons in Touch with Discovery
Intellectual Freedom: A Value for the Left and the Right
Are You Safe? A Practical Guide for Online Privacy and Security
I Need to do What? Recognizing Institutional Barriers to Access
2018 ULA Election Results
A HUGE THANKS TO ALL THE AMAZING FOLKS WHO RAN FOR OFFICE. AND THANKS TO ALL WHO VOTED.
Proposed Change to Article 5 of the Bylaws
Passed. Association membership will be for a rolling 12 month period from the join/renewal date (replacing the annual January – December membership).
Meet your incoming officers:
President – Elect. Vern Waters
(2) Board Members-at-Large. Kim Fong and Emily Swensen Darowski
Public Section Chair and Vice Chair. Trish Hull and Patrick Hoecherl
School Section Chair and Vice Chair. Amy Jamison and Shelly Ripplinger
Special Section Chair. Jessica Van Buren
MPLA Representative. Joe Frazier
All Round Table officers were confirmed. See the full list here.