Trick or Treat


This is the actual DLIS Student Digest for October 31, 2018. I hope you enjoyed those kitties.


DLISSA Executive Board “Election” Now Streaming.

Election Results (new officers in bold):



President  Jaimie Albanese 
Vice President/President-Elect  Kyle Nolan 
Distance Chair  Whitney Brown 
Distance Co-Chair  Leslie Wybrial + Abigail Biles 
Secretary  Alyssa Alonzo 
Assistant Secretary  Cara Vincente 
Media Manager  Nicole Castellano 
Assistant Media Manager  Nicole Shaw + Reba Weathorford 
Newsletter Editor  Julianne Odin 
Social Director  Gabriella Trinchetta 
Assistant Social Director  Cathy Sheehan 
Symposiarch  Nicolas Cabrera 
Junior Symposiarch  Erin Ajello 



  • Medical Library Association Scholarship for Minority Students Flyer 2018-2019 -application due: December 1, 2018
  • 2019 ALA Scholarships -application deadline: March 7, 2019


  • Truth and Communication in the Age of Misinformation from Kierkegaard to Social Media: November 16, 2018
  • Student Ambassador Program at the Kaigler Children’s Book Festival (Hattiesburg, MS) -application due December 3, 2018

Calls for Submissions

  • Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA) 40th Annual Conference, February 20-23, 2019 Hyatt Regency Hotel &
  • Conference Center Albuquerque -proposal submission deadline: November 1, 2018
  • Information Research of Open Education Resources, Digital Library Perspectives -submission deadline: December 1, 2018
  • Underserved Patrons in University Libraries: Assisting Students Facing Trauma, Abuse, and Discrimination –proposals due January 15, 2019
  • New York Archives Week Symposium CFP -submission deadline: March 1, 2019


  • ALA and State Chapter Joint Membership for Students: $42 Until 2019
  • Reggae Sunsplash Preservation Society –Staten Island, NY
  • Simmons Ph.D. in Library and Information Science 2019-2020 Cohort -applications due: January 15, 2019
  • University of Oklahoma Ph.D. in Information Science 2019-2020 Cohort -applications due: January 15, 2019
  • National Library of Medicine Associate Fellowship -application deadline: January 25, 2019


  • Ayesha Bulchandani Graduate Education Internship for Museum Administration/Library Science Spring 2019; Firck Collection (New York, NY) -application deadline: December 3, 2018
  • Archives and Library Internships at the Whitney Museum of American Art Fall 2019 –New York, NY