TAKING THE PLUNGE 2008 : ART LIBRARIANSHIP AS A CAREER OPTION – ARLIS/UK & Ireland

Are you interested in a career in art and design librarianship? ARLIS/UK & Ireland are taking bookings for the following event:

TAKING THE PLUNGE 2008 : ART LIBRARIANSHIP AS A CAREER OPTION
 ARLIS/UK & Ireland Students and Trainees Event

Who:  Students, trainees, library assistants and anyone interested in a career in art librarianship.
When:  Saturday 1st March 2008 from 11.00 – 15.45  
Where:  Education Rooms, National Gallery, Trafalgar Square, London

PROGRAMME: 
11.00-12.00     Coffee & Welcome
11.20-11.40     Museum/Gallery librarian: Deborah Sutherland (National Art Library, Victoria & Albert Museum)
11.45-12.05     Starting out – the lowdown from a recent graduate: Julia Bell (UK Film Council)
12.10-12.30     The academic librarian: Darlene Maxwell (Royal College of Art)
12.30-12.45     Panel Questions
12.45-13.30     Lunch
13.35-14.00     Private company library: Lynda McLeod (Christie’s Archives)
14.05-14.25     An exchange experience: April Yasamee (Goldsmiths College), discussing her recent job exchange in Australia

14.30-14.55     Getting the job! :Katherine Ross (Sue Hill Recruitment)
14.55-15.15     Panel Questions
1515-15.45      Tour of National Gallery Library

Fees: Refreshments and lunch will be provided and are included in the cost
ARLIS Students/unwaged – £28            ARLIS Memebers – £55
Non-ARLIS Students – £33                        Non-ARLIS Memebers – £65
N.B. For bookings cancelled after 15th  February a charge of 10% of the total fee will be levelled. For bookings cancelled after 22th  February the full fee may be charged.

BOOKING:  Please contact Amy Donnison, Business Manager, ARLIS UK & Ireland, Word & Image Department, V&A South Kensington, Cromwell Rd, London, SW7 2RL.   Telephone: 0207 942 2317    Email: arlis@vam.ac.uk

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