ARLIS/NA Northwest Chapter 2019 Fall Chapter Meeting in Seattle

The ARLIS/NA NW and VRA-PRC Fall 2019 Meeting will take place on Friday, November 8th at the Allen Library, University of Washington from 8:00am-4:00pm. Schedule 8-8:45: Coffee and pastries at Starbucks 9-9:45: Convene in Allen Auditorium – History of UW Presentation by Alan Michelson and Joshua Polansky 9:45-11:15: Chapter Meeting 11:45-1: Lunch at Off the […]

MOQDOC Call for Submissions

Share your thoughts for the next edition of MOQDOC! The Winter 2019 issue calls for discussion surrounding the digital exchanges that enable the professional community, their users, and institutions to thrive in the age of digital initiatives. This call for papers is asking: how are libraries, archives’ centers, art centers, museums, and artists’ collectives, as […]

ARLIS/NA Northwest Chapter 2018 Fall Chapter Meeting in Vancouver, BC – Fast Approaching!

Registration is now open for the joint ARLIS/NW + VRA-PRC 2018 Annual Meeting in Vancouver, BC! When Friday, October 12, 2018 Where Emily Carr University of Art + Design Ron Burnett Library + Learning Commons 520 E 1st Ave, Vancouver, BC V5T 1A7   Preliminary Program – ARLIS/NA Northwest Chapter and VRA business meetings – Talk on […]

Curator, Books at the Canadian Centre for Architecture

Job identification Job Title: Curator, Books Division: Collection Immediate superior: Associate Director, Collection Status: Permanent, full time (35hrs/week) Posting period: April 17 to May 16, 2018 Job entry: June 2018 Job Summary The key responsibilities of this job are to develop a coherent long term strategy for library acquisitions that relates to the curatorial direction […]

OCAD U Archivist (5 Month Contract)

Position Summary: Reporting to the Head, Visual Resources & Special Collections, the Archivist supports the university archives by providing archival research, reference, and digitization services within a collaborative service model, and working with the Head on digitization projects and archival research services, to meet the university’s information needs and strategic priorities. Summary of Responsibilities : Provide […]

Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity Library Practicum

Program Overview The Library Practicum program is designed for new library professionals with a background in the arts. This hands-on experience allows individuals an opportunity to work with the Librarian to receive direct mentorship on collection management, cataloging, outreach, public program development, and public service. Candidates will receive a general overview of the activities of […]

Systems Librarian – Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montreal, Quebec

Job Identification Job title: Systems Librarian Division: Collection Immediate superior: Head, Collection Access Status: Permanent, full time (35hrs/week) Posting period: January 26 to February 18, 2018 Job entry: As soon as possible Job Summary The responsibilities of this job are to provide technical expertise, day-to-day administration, and broad support for traditional and emerging software solutions and standards necessary for optimal management and […]

2018 ARLIS/NA Ontario Travel Award Deadline Extended!

The deadline for the applications of the 2018 ARLIS/NA Ontario Travel Award to attend “Out of Bounds”, the annual ARLIS/NA conference in New York City, February 25 – March 1, 2018 (originally announced November 11, 2017) has been extended until Sunday, January 21st, 2018. All are welcome to apply.  Students, new professionals and ARLIS/NA Ontario members are strongly […]

Canadian [Emerging] Librarians Spotlight: An Interview with Marianne Williams

What is the name of the employer/institution you work for? The University of Arkansas Fayetteville, located on the cusp of the Ozark National Forest in breathtaking northwest Arkansas. Can you tell us a little bit about your background, your current position, and how you got into the field of art librarianship? During my undergrad at […]

ARLIS/NA Conference to be held in Montréal in 2021!

ARLIS/NA Conference in Montréal, Canada in 2021 Original post by Jessica Herbert, ARLIS/NA MOQ, Nov 20, 2017. See full post here In 2021, we invite you to discover Montréal: one of the largest French speaking cities in the world, a UNESCO city of Design, a festival town, a food lover’s paradise, an art metropolis, a […]