Archive for the 'Awards, Grants & Scholarships' Category

Cantonese Program Funded by the Watt Brothers

Tuesday, January 7th, 2014

Not just on the language but also history and culture of the Cantonese-speaking region. Prof. King was interviewed about the program by the CBC Radio.

International Activities

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

Never looked back until the LDO pushed me a few times. Vivienne followed up over the phone and asked for some rough numbers and dates. Then I am suprised by how many friends I have made globally and how much I have learnt from those activities. If the Collaborative Virtual Reference is considered as the […]

No Slow Time

Monday, April 30th, 2012

The campus is so quiet on this rainy Monday, as if I could hear the petals falling off the magnolia trees by IKBLC. Solving a mystery of a series with messy bib records as soon as I walked into the library, turned out it’s a call-back set from Surrey storage. This reminds me several recent […]


Friday, August 5th, 2011

Although thinking globally almost every day through out the last two years, I’ve only worked locally. As a bunch of new programs calling my name, I really like to take a part in them–presenting at Area Studies International Conference at Xiamen U. , attending the workshop in Taiwan by the NCL. Now this TGAG project […]

Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program Grant

Monday, February 16th, 2009

Good for Karen and Shuyong at U of IL. at Urbana-Champaign for getting this grant. CALA is calling for applicants to present in China. The two-year “Think Globally, Act Globally” partnership project will facilitate collaboration, exchange of information, professional development of librarians from U.S. and China, and developing a web portal for resources in support […]

A two-year scholarship and internship program

Monday, June 5th, 2006

The Sacramento Public Library is delighted to announce the program funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) through the Urban Libraries Council (ULC) under the “Librarians for America’s ighborhoods” project. The Sacramento Public Library (SPL) will select three students, enrolled in an ALA accredited MLIS rogram, who will be graduating on or […]

International Opportunities Fund

Tuesday, May 9th, 2006

International Opportunities Fund is a new category in SSHRC

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