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ArLiSNAP / VREPS Virtual Conference: CFP Deadline Extended to April 8th!

ArLiSNAP and VREPS are co-hosting a virtual conference on May 21st, 2016. See our original call for proposals here: http://arlisnap.arlisna.org/2016/03/call-for-proposals-arlisnapvreps-virtual-conference/ Our deadline for submissions has been moved to April 8th! We are especially interested in hearing from students and new professionals, about any projects or research areas related to librarianship, art history, digital humanities, or the […]

Job Post: Shop Manager / Curator, Art Metropole, Toronto

http://workinculture.ca/The-Job-Board/jobs/Shop-Manager-Curator,-Art-Metropole Application Deadline: Apr 03, 2016 Start Date: Apr 26, 2016 Salary: $37,000.00 Province: Ontario Region: Metro Toronto Area City: Toronto Term: Full-time Organization Description Art Metropole Art Metropole is a not-for-profit organisation with a focus on the production, dissemination and contextualisation of artist-initiated publication in any media, especially those formats and practices predisposed to […]

Job Post: Special Materials Cataloguing Librarian, Concordia University, Montreal

https://partnershipjobs.ca/jobs/1315 RESPONSIBILITIES With the Associate University Librarian, Collection Services, and other Collection Services librarians, plans, directs, and evaluates delivery of the Division’s services to users and other units of the library, balancing appropriate standards of bibliographic control and timely access to library materials. Works closely with the Head, Cataloguing and Collection Maintenance, in planning and […]

Job Opportunity: Graduate Research Assistant, OCAD University, Toronto

http://trr.tbe.taleo.net/trr01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=OCADU&cws=1&rid=820&source=Indeed Graduate Research Assistant, Art and Social Change – Intersections (Part-time) Position Overview: Intersections is a research/production project of the Art and Social Change Program in the Faculty of Art at OCAD University. Intersections aims to build an accessible and expansive digital hub archives and presents artists and projects working within the contemporary field of art and […]

CFP: Image/Interface Symposium, Toronto, May 13-14 2016

Image/Interface Symposium University of Toronto, Friday May 13 and Saturday May 14, 2016Co-hosted by the Department of Arts, Culture, and Media, University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC) and the Jackman Humanities Institute (JHI), University of Toronto St. George. Deadline for submission of abstracts: Monday, February 29, 2016. Notification of acceptance: Mid-March 2016. Keynote Speakers  The Otolith […]

Volunteer Opportunity: INALJ needs job post helpers!

http://inalj.com/?p=102815 Seeking volunteers for the following positions in February: Canada Content Editors– unpaid volunteers to format jobs for assigned Canadian provinces – 3 days a week, 1 hr each day.  1 calendar year commitment. Submissions Content Editors– unpaid volunteers to format 30-60 jobs – 2 days a week, 1-1.5 hr each day.  1 calendar year […]

Job Post: Archives Specialist, Reference and Reproduction Coordinator, National Museum of the American Indian Archives, Suitland, MD

https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/427998400 SALARY RANGE: $53,435.00 to $69,460.00 / Per Year OPEN PERIOD: Friday, January 29, 2016 to Friday, February 12, 2016 POSITION INFORMATION: Full-Time, Permanent – Federal This position is located in the Archives, Museum Assets and Operations Division; National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI), Smithsonian Institution. The employee is responsible for coordinating reference service […]

Student Essay Contest: “indexing and retrieval of non-textual information” by ASIS&T

http://www.asis.org/SIG/SIGAH/2016/01/15/2016-cfsp/   The Special Interest Group for Arts and Humanities (SIG-AH) and the Special Interest Group for Visualization, Images, & Sound (SIG-VIS) of the Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) are seeking previously unpublished papers for a Master’s and a PhD student research paper award. Finalists will be invited to present their research at […]

Jobs: Summer student jobs with the Halton Region Municipality, Milton, ON

I’m assuming these are Young Canada Works jobs, though I don’t see it explicitly stated. Regardless, it’s about that time again for summer jobs in cultural heritage: Exhibit Technician Summer Student http://www.rcip-chin.gc.ca/application/emplois-jobs/detailler-detail.app;jsessionid=3B4047020DB44C4274710FD14E9D3157?rID=4070&coID=10&rpp=10&pID=1&lang=en To work with the Museum team to develop exhibits. This position will work with the Museum on the design and fabrication of exhibit […]

A Compendium of Archivists Talk About Their First Professional Publishing Experience

The SNAP Roundtable blog just published a great roundup of mid-career archivists discussing their routes to publication, all through grad-school term papers or essay awards. As I’ve written about this previously, obviously I feel like these perspectives are good to have. https://snaproundtable.wordpress.com/2015/12/17/on-the-job-training-publishing/