Category Archives: ILA News

Session topics for Leadership Unconference

If you’re attending the ILA Leadership Unconference on October 8, please contribute your session topic ideas in the comments. I’ll compile them as a starting point for setting the agenda on October 8.


Career Clinic at ILA Annual Conference needs volunteer Career Coaches

The ILA Career Clinic returns for a third year! The resume review clinic will be available for new or soon-to-be graduates, as well as those seeking 
job and resume advice. At each twenty-five-minute session, candidates will receive free advice on how they can improve their resumes from librarians who have experience with the hiring process.

Career Coaches are being sought to participate in the Career Clinic. The deadline to sign up as a coach is September 28. You can sign up today or contact Portia Latalladi at

ILA Conference Internships Available

ILA is launching an internship program for the 2012 Annual Conference in Peoria, which will be held October 9-11, 2012. Full- and part-time students who are enrolled in Library/Information Science graduate or LTA programs and 2012 graduates are invited to apply. Successful applicants will receive waived full-conference registration in exchange for their work at the conference.

For full information on the conference internship program and to download the application form, please visit the 2012 ILA Annual Conference Web page.

Applications are due by August 31, 2012.