Application Deadline for Student Internships at Great Lakes Resource Sharing Conference Extended

Illinois Association of College & Research Libraries Forum (IACRL)

February 12, 2017

(via Margaret Chambers, CARLI)

The Great Lakes Resource Sharing Conference Planning Committee is excited to offer internship opportunities for the first time. The Planning Committee will offer up to four internships to library science students. The number of internships available is dependent on the generosity of our sponsors. Note that the deadline to apply for a scholarship has been extended to Wednesday, February 15.

The 4th annual Great Lakes Resource Sharing Conference, themed Harnessing the Winds of Change, will be held Thursday, June 8, and Friday, June 9, at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Oak Brook, IL. The conference provides an opportunity for individuals working in resource sharing to trade information and network with other colleagues.

Benefits of the internship include the following.

  • an invitation to attend virtual planning meetings in the months leading up to the conference
  • complimentary registration for the 2017 Great Lakes Resource Sharing Conference
  • travel support of up to $250; and
  • a publication opportunity.

 For complete internship requirements and eligibility guidelines, please go here.

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