2019 Mortenson Center Associates Program
Smarter, Strategic and Sustainable Libraries:
A Professional Development Program for Library Leaders and Innovators
May 22 – June 18, 2019
University of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
The 2019 Mortenson Center Associates Program will offer individuals working in a library setting outside of the United States an opportunity to explore current issues and trends in the library field and to engage with librarians implementing cutting-edge programs and services.
Program participants will learn about novel and inventive practices and services in areas such as:
2019 Program Highlights
A free grant jointly awarded by Naseej Academy and the Arabian Gulf Chapter of the Special Libraries Association (SLA-AGC) will enable two professionals in library, information and archive institutions in the Arab world to participate in the Mortenson Center Associates Program, which is designed to provide librarians and information specialists with the skills necessary to become leaders and trainers of their colleagues upon their return to their home institutions.
We are excited to invite library, information and archive professionals in the Arab world to apply for the grant.
We sincerely wish all applicants the best of luck.
Note: The grant covers the airfare,
accommodation and program cost.