Category Archives: Conference

2018 ALA NMRT President’s Program: Authenticity & Self-Expression in the Library Profession

2018 ALA NMRT President’s Program Authenticity & Self-Expression in the Library Profession Friday, 6/22 from 1-4PM More information: https://tinyurl.com/NMRT2018 The New Members Round Table (NMRT) President’s Program at the 2018 ALA Annual Conference will explore authenticity in the library profession. This preconference workshop … Continue reading

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Apply for the NMRT Professional Development Attendance Award today!

NMRT members are invited to submit an essay to win a ticket to attend a ticketed event of their choosing at the 2018 ALA Annual Conference in New Orleans, LA. The award is intended to facilitate professional development and networking … Continue reading

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NMRT Annual Conference Professional Development Attendance Award

In the spirit of ALA’s New Members Round Table (NMRT), this award fosters active involvement in ALA through various special events at the Annual Conference. The Annual Conference Professional Development Attendance Award (formerly the Marshall Cavendish Award) is presented to … Continue reading

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RSVP for New Members Round Table Social @ ALA Midwinter

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Volunteer with the NMRT Resume Review Service at Midwinter!

The NMRT Resume Review Service Committee is recruiting volunteer resume reviewers and booth greeters as well as taking resume review appointments for the 2018 ALA Midwinter Meeting!  This is a free in-person service that will be located in the ALA … Continue reading

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Apply for the 2018 MANGO/NMRT Professional Development Grant

ALA’s New Members Round Table (NMRT) welcomes applications for the MANGO/NMRT Professional Development Grant. This annual award of $1,000 will help offset costs for one NMRT member to attend the ALA Annual Conference in New Orleans, LA, on June 21-26, 2018. … Continue reading

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Conference Mentoring Application is open!

Hello NMRT Members, Applications for conference mentors and mentees for ALA San Francisco are now open! http://www.ala.org/nmrt/oversightgroups/comm/mentor/mentoringcommittee As a ground rule you must be attending the conference for at least 3 days and it is recommended you plan to attend … Continue reading

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Student Chapter of the Year Award 2015

The New Members Round Table (NMRT) and the American Library Association (ALA) Awards Committee wish to congratulate the University of South Carolina as the winner of the 2015 ALA Student Chapter of the Year Award and Indiana University as this … Continue reading

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Guest Post: NMRT Leadership Director Kate Kosturski

Initially a Debit, but Forever a Credit Kate Kosturski, NMRT’s Leadership Director, shares why she’s willing to spend what can seem to be a staggering amount to go to conferences and build her professional development. It turns out there are … Continue reading

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Conference Program Spotlight: NMRT 101

New Members Round Table leaders and experienced members welcome current and prospective NMRT members to the NMRT 101 session. The session will be held Saturday morning from 8:30-10 am at the Las Vegas Hotel in Ballroom E. A panel of … Continue reading

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