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DMIL Member Interview With Gloria Miller MLTW2015 Schedule Emerging Technologies and Libraries The Importance of Data Occupations in the U.S. Economy From USA-Cert: DoD Guidance for Defending Against Destructive Malware
 
DMIL Member Interview With Gloria Miller

DMIL Member Interview With Gloria Miller

Posted by Travis Ferrell on April 1, 2015 - 12:54 pm1. How did you get involved in military librarianship? While I was in Library School at the University of Southern Mississippi, the Library Director at Keesler Air Force Base opened created a “Librarian Trainee” spot for two students to share one position (alternating semesters). I […]

MLTW2015 Schedule

MLTW2015 Schedule

Posted by Bill Drew on April 1, 2015 - 11:55 amVisit the Info/Expo with 50+ Sponsors for Table Top Exhibits, Sunday Evening, and all day Monday & Tuesday Dec 6 – Sunday Pre-Workshop Classes TBA, Sunday Afternoon   Dec 6 – Sunday Welcome Reception in Info/Expo Area, Sunday That’s St Nicholas Day!   Dec 7 […]

Emerging Technologies and Libraries – A Free Webinar

Emerging Technologies and Libraries – A Free Webinar

Posted by Bill Drew on March 25, 2015 - 9:11 amEmerging Technologies and Libraries Webinar Registration (April 23, 2015) Please join us for a free hour long ACRL/Choice webinar! Koerber and Sauers will look at a variety of technologies currently having an impact on libraries and library service – from pervasive mobile connectivity to crowdfunding to […]

The Importance of Data Occupations in the U.S. Economy

The Importance of Data Occupations in the U.S. Economy

Posted by Bill Drew on March 20, 2015 - 7:51 amThe Importance of Data Occupations in the U.S. Economy (PDF) Source: U.S. Department of Commerce (Economics and Statistics Administration) The growing importance of data in the economy is hard to dispute. But what does this mean for workers and jobs? A lot, as it turns […]

From USA-Cert: DoD Guidance for Defending Against Destructive Malware

From USA-Cert: DoD Guidance for Defending Against Destructive Malware

Posted by Bill Drew on March 19, 2015 - 8:06 amThe Information Assurance Directorate of the National Security Agency (NSA) has released a report on Defensive Best Practices for Destructive Malware. This report details several steps network defenders can take to detect, contain, and minimize destructive malware infections. US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review […]

MLTW2015 Schedule

MLTW2015 Schedule

April 1, 2015

Posted by Bill Drew on April 1, 2015 - 11:55 amVisit the Info/Expo with 50+ Sponsors for Table Top Exhibits, Sunday Evening, and all day Monday & Tuesday Dec 6 – Sunday Pre-Workshop Classes TBA, Sunday Afternoon   Dec 6 – Sunday Welcome Reception in Info/Expo Area, Sunday That’s St Nicholas Day!   Dec 7 […]

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Job Search Workshop, Join in 3/21!

Job Search Workshop, Join in 3/21!

February 23, 2015

Posted by Bill Drew on February 23, 2015 - 10:21 amOrganized by SLA Maryland Chapter  Job Search Workshop:  Writing Job-Winning Resumes & Giving Great Interviews!  Saturday, March 21, 2015, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM On-site and Webinar Register here Entering or re-entering the job market soon?  Looking for a new or better job?  The SLA […]

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DMIL Member Interview With Sharon Lenius 01/31/2015

DMIL Member Interview With Sharon Lenius 01/31/2015

February 1, 2015

Posted by Travis Ferrell on February 1, 2015 - 11:17 am1) How did you get involved in military librarianship? When I was in Graduate School at Indiana University, Bloomington, I asked my advisor what kind of library positions would take me overseas. Well the answer was working for DoD overseas in their base libraries. A […]

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MLTW 2015 – Arlington, Va. Dec 6 – 9, 2015

MLTW 2015 – Arlington, Va. Dec 6 – 9, 2015

October 7, 2014

Posted by Bill Drew on October 7, 2014 - 10:13 amThe Military Libraries Training Workshop (MLTW) 2015 will be Dec 6-9, 2015 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Arlington, VA.  The theme,   “Military Libraries…..A Capital Idea” reflects the value military libraries and their staffs bring to the DoD Community.   This variety of specialized libraries supports a […]

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MLTW 2015 Theme Military Libraries-A Capital Idea

September 16, 2014

Posted by Bill Drew on September 16, 2014 - 8:18 amMLTW will be held at the Double Tree Hotel Crystal City (Arlington, VA) Dec 6-9, 2015 . We have a theme, now we need a logo.  All division members are welcomed to enter a logo, to amytursky@gmail.com by Sep 28th at 3:00 p.m. EST. The […]

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PENTAGON: US CYBER RESERVE IS IN THE WORKS

April 17, 2015

Posted by Bill Drew on April 17, 2015 - 10:02 am“The Pentagon is prepared to draft thousands of private sector and National Guard cyber pros in the event of a network emergency affecting American lives, a top U.S. military official said Tuesday. The “surge forces” will be trained by the Defense Department and help defend […]

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Once an Eagle – a book review

April 17, 2015

Posted by Bill Drew on April 17, 2015 - 10:01 amOnce an Eagle (1968) is a war novel by American author Anton Myrer. A #1 New York Times Bestseller, Once an Eagle has been a favorite of American military men and women since its writing. The novel tells the story of Sam Damon, career Army […]

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Sleep in the Military: Promoting Healthy Sleep Among U.S. Servicemembers

April 15, 2015

Posted by Bill Drew on April 15, 2015 - 10:12 am  “Sleep disturbances are a common reaction to stress and are linked to a host of physical and mental health problems. Given the unprecedented demands placed on U.S. military forces since 2001, there has been growing concern about the prevalence and consequences of sleep problems […]

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CRS — Cyberwarfare and Cyberterrorism: In Brief (March 27, 2015)

April 7, 2015

Posted by Bill Drew on April 7, 2015 - 12:46 pmCyberwarfare and Cyberterrorism: In Brief (PDF) Source: Congressional Research Service (via Federation of American Scientists) Recent incidents have highlighted the lack of consensus internationally on what defines a cyberattack, an act of war in cyberspace, or cyberterrorism. Cyberwar is typically conceptualized as state-on-state action equivalent […]

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Congressional Research Service Has Four Temp Positions. Deadline is April 10, 2015

April 7, 2015

Posted by Travis Ferrell on April 7, 2015 - 12:33 pmThe Congressional Research Service (CRS) has four temporary positions available in the Knowledge Services Group (KSG). CRS is a service unit of the Library of Congress that works exclusively for the United States Congress. CRS provides policy and legal analysis to committees and Members of […]

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New Technologies for the Federal Information Community

April 7, 2015

Posted by Bill Drew on April 7, 2015 - 10:04 amLooking for the latest technology innovations and opportunities for federal librarians and library technicians?  Then check out the New Technologies for Federal Libraries blog.  The purpose of the blog is to help you “Explore new technologies for your library.”    Contributions to the blog will come […]

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