Welcome to the St. Kate's SLA Student Group

The St. Catherine University Special Libraries Association Student Group is dedicated to promoting student involvement in the Special Library Association (SLA), enriching their experiences in the Masters of Library and Information Science Program, and providing unique and informative programs throughout the year. This website was created to keep students informed about current events in SLA, the student group, and the profession.

Upcoming Events:

Apply Today for the 2014 SLA Conference Scholarship!!

The deadline has been extended to April 30th for the 2014 SLA Annual Conference scholarship held in Vancouver June 8 through 10th.

Submit applications to Assistant Professor Kyunghye Yoon at kyoon@stkate.edu by April 30, 2014. Essays will be judged by the SLA Minnesota Chapter Awards Committee. See scholarship page for criteria.

March 15th, 2014
Walker Archives Tour
2:00 to 3:00 pm
The Walker Art Center

To reserve your spot for the tour, email Lori Donovan.

March 13th, 2014
Special Libraries Association Student Group Meeting
5:15 to 5:45 pm
Coeur de Catherine, Room 5

Join us for our second monthly meeting of the semester. Upcoming topics include library tours and events for the semester!

Join Us This Spring Semester!
February 13th, March 13th, April 10th, and May 8th from 5:15 to 5:45 pm in Coeur de Catherine, Room 5

Events in the works:

  • Send us your ideas for library tours and events!

Annual SLA Conference:

The 2014 SLA Conference will be held in Vancouver on June 8 through 10th.

Call for Donations for the Silent Auction Scholarship Fundraiser

This scholarship will help send a St. Kate's MLIS student to the 2014 SLA Annual Conference in Vancouver. We would love your help with donations! Please let Lori Donovan know as soon as possible if you are donating to the auction. Donations are due by Thursday, December 5th.

Natalie Reynolds Wins 2013 Grieg Aspnes Scholarship

The Grieg Aspnes Memorial Award is a $500 Award for a SCU MLIS student interested in special librarianship. Read More >>>

2013 SLA Conference Scholarship Awardee

The 2013 SLA Conference Scholarship was awarded to Lynn Stang. Read More >>>