ArLiSNAP Annual Meeting at ARLIS2015

We’ve prepared an agenda for the ArLiSNAP Annual Meeting at the ARLIS/NA conference next Saturday. Have a look at the agenda here, and feel free to comment with any ideas you’d like to discuss! Reminder: the polls are still open for the ArLiSNAP 2015-2017 Co-Moderator Election until the end of day on Wednesday March 18th. […]

The Polls are Now Open for ArLiSNAP Co-Moderator Elections!

Help to choose your Co-Moderator for the 2015-2017 term! Have a look at what our five candidates have to say in the comments on this post. Cast your ballot here. Voting closes Wednesday, March 18th, 11:59 pm. The results will be announced on Thursday, March 19th, 2015. After the election question, we’ve included a few questions about […]

What's it like to be an ArLiSNAP Co-Moderator?

I’ve had a few questions about the responsibilities surrounding the Co-Moderator position, so I thought I’d share my thoughts on my experience with ArLiSNAP over the past two years. What are the main responsibilities? ArLiSNAP Co-Moderators are the main contacts for the group to the ARLIS/NA Board. We alert them to any issues raised by […]

Reminder: post your candidacy to be the next ArLiSNAP Co-Moderator!

Art Library Students and New ARLIS Professionals (ArLiSNAP) seeks candidates for its next Co-Moderator. To learn more about this exciting opportunity, read this post, and comment to apply. The deadline is Wednesday, March 11th.

Conference Mentoring Program and Alternative Lodging at ARLIS2015

The ARLIS/NA Conference Mentoring Workshop, which matches first-time conference attendees with veterans, is currently accepting applications! Fill out this form to make the most of your first ARLIS/NA conference. We’re also hoping to find one more roomie to join our thrifty group at the Motel 6! Read more about the alternative lodging option here. 20 more […]

Guest Post: Kristin MacDonough of the Audiovisual Artifact Atlas

From March to December of 2014, I was the Coordinator for the Audiovisual Artifact Atlas. The AVAA (or “Atlas” if I’m feeling affectionate) is an online resource for identifying and diagnosing artifacts and errors you might encounter when reviewing or digitizing analog video and audio.  The Bay Area Video Coalition, located in San Francisco, currently […]

Our Virtual Conference Recordings Are Now Available!

The recordings from our virtual conference are now available via the ARLIS/NA Learning Portal! These recordings are freely available to all. Click here for all recordings! Part One: Keynote Address and Student & New Professional Presentations Part Two: New Initiatives in Art Archives Part Three: Student & New Professional Presentations Part Four: Advice Roundtable

Be the next ArLiSNAP Co-Moderator!

Art Library Students and New ARLIS Professionals (ArLiSNAP) seeks candidates for its next Co-Moderator.   The Co-Moderator position is an opportunity for a student or new professional to develop their leadership skills while providing a valuable service to ARLIS/NA. ArLiSNAP’s next Co-Moderator will serve a term of two years, working alongside ArLiSNAP’s current 2014-2016 Co-Moderator, Rachel […]

The Aura of Materiality: Digitization as Preservation

Guest Post by Jasmine Burns When I started my MLIS degree in Spring 2014, it was immediately apparent that my research interests were much more theory-based than those of my colleagues. The practical nature of LIS can sometimes make it challenging for me to engage with my professors and peers in a meaningful way. For […]

Alternative Lodging for the ARLIS/NA Conference!

Interested in coming to the ARLIS/NA Conference this March, but hoping for a cheaper stay? A few of us on the ArLiSNAP team are looking into staying at the Downtown East Motel 6. For the weekend of March 20-23, a room with two queen beds is going for $62.99USD on Friday and Saturday, and $55.99USD […]