The University of Minnesota seeks a dynamic, outreach-oriented individual for the position of Curator of the Tretter Collection in Gay, Lesbian, Bi-Sexual, and Transgender Studies. The Tretter Collection, the inaugural winner of the American Library Association GLBT Roundtable's Newlen-Symons Award for excellence in service to the GLBT community and winner of the 2017 Society of American Archivists' Diversity Award, is one of the leading collections in the country.
In August 2015, the White Earth Nation celebrated the grand opening of Maamigin Achigaazo, the community’s tribal library whose name means “the gathering place.” An initiative housed under White Earth’s Childcare/Early Childhood Program, Maamigin Achigaazo aims to close the literacy gaps that begin in childhood.
For many tribal librarians, opportunities for professional development can be scarce. Beyond lacking funds for registration and travel, tribal libraries are often staffed by just one or two people; participating in in-person professional development activities may result in tribal libraries temporarily closing. Several grassroots efforts aim to fill these gaps for tribal librarians.
Ebooks Minnesota is an online ebook collection for all Minnesota libraries, and there’s no waiting, no returns, and no charge to patrons.
UMD's Kathryn A. Martin Library seeks a Archives Assistant for a twelve-month, full-time position. The University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library's mission is to promote learning and research by providing information resources and services, up-to-date technologies, and knowledgeable staff in a welcoming environment.
The Minitex office and the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities campus, will be closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday on Thursday, November 23 and Friday, November 24. We will reopen Monday, November 27 at 8:00 AM.