OPPORTUNITY: Mentors Needed for Spectrum Scholars

In a post on the ACRL Insider, David Connolly (ACRL) announced an opportunity for librarians to mentor a member of this year’s major cohort ALA Spectrum Scholar through the ACRL Dr. E.J. Josey Spectrum Scholar Mentor Program.  Mentors will be responsible for:

  • contacting the Spectrum Scholar on a regular basis (averaging at least once a month is ideal).
  • meeting with the Spectrum Scholar at library conferences when you are both are in attendance.
  • responding to brief assessment surveys during the first year of your mentorship.

Mentors and mentees will be paired beginning in April; interested mentors are encouraged to apply by April 15 . Full requirements and details are available in the announcement.

dh+lib Review

This post was produced through a cooperation among Corinne Guimont, Lorena O'English, Leah Richardson, and Heidi Winkler (Editors-at-large for the week), Patrick Williams (Editor for the week), and Caitlin Christian-Lamb, Nickoal Eichmann-Kalwara, Sarah Melton, and Roxanne Shirazi (dh+lib Review Editors).