The Oral History Association Metadata Task Force is conducting Phase 2 of a survey about oral history metadata and description practices. The survey closes at the end of February, and we want you to participate.
Registration is now open for the Upper Midwest Digital Collections Conferenceat St. Catherine University in St. Paul, Minnesota. Join your digital collections colleagues for 1.5 days of networking, sharing of best practices, and hands-on learning.
MPLA is proud to announce a unique opportunity for you to both contribute to 2018 MPLA Leadership Institute, partake in the fun and frenzy of an online bidding war, and or donate your own wonderful, creative and fun items!
Help with a research project to better understand the role of videogames in libraries, the value and challenges such programming brings, and the factors that influence adoption and implementation of videogame programming.
MPLA will be conducting its 2017 annual officer elections from August 7 to August 14, 2017. The election will be conducted online and all members eligible to vote in the election will receive their ballot via email on August 7, 2017.
The joint conference of the Nevada Library Association and the Mountain Plains Library Association will be held October 16 through 18 at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Stateline, Nevada at Lake Tahoe.
We have the October - November 2016 issue of the MPLA Newsletter now online. This issue features the new MPLA officers, MPLA Award winners, 2016 conference information, and is stuffed full of news from MPLA and from around the region.
We have the August - September 2016 issue of the MPLA Newsletter now online. This issue features candidate profiles for the MPLA officer elections, updated 2016 conference information, and is stuffed full of news from MPLA and from around the region.
MPLA will be conducting its 2016 annual officer elections from July 25 to August 15, 2016. The election will be conducted online and all members eligible to vote in the election will receive their ballot via email on July 25, 2016.
The 2016 MPLA Leadership Institute Fellows have been announced. The 2016 MPLA Leadership Institute will be held May 15-20, 2016, at the YMCA of the Rockies, and will once again be facilitated by Maureen Sullivan.
We have the October - November 2015 issue of the MPLA Newsletter available to share with you. This issue is the recap of last week's MPLA/WLA conference in Cheyenne, as well as all the news from around the region.
MPLA is pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 officer election. The incoming Vice President/President-Elect is Mickey Coalwell (Kansas) and the Recording Secretary is Melanie Argo (South Dakota).
We have the August - September 2015 issue of the MPLA Newsletter available to share with you. This issue is stuffed full of information on the upcoming MPLA/WLA conference, the election and news items from around the region.
MPLA will be conducting the 2015 annual officer election online from 27 July - 07 August 2015. Please check your email for your online ballot. The slate of candidates and accompanying candidate information is available here.
We have the June - July 2015 issue of the MPLA Newsletter available to share with you. It information on the slate of candidates for MPLA elections, MPLA LI fellow profiles, Open Textbooks at OSU, pet photos, and much more from around the region. Enjoy!
The April - May 2015 issue of the MPLA Newsletter is available. This issue features stories on the One Book 4 Colorado program, New Mexico students that created a book which is changing lives, and MPLA member pets (a bunch of them!) And much much more!
The February - March 2015 issue of the MPLA Newsletter is available. This issue features a report on the recent retirement of longtime MPLA member and former President, Jerry Kaup, MPLA member pets, Leadership Institute Alum interviews and so much more!
The December 2014 - January 2015 issue of the MPLA Newsletter is available. This issue features a recap on the conference, the revamped MPLA website, preliminary information on the 2015 Wyoming conference and much more!