ARLIS webinar! Friday, Feb. 11 – Getting Started: Cover Letter, Resume and Interview Tips for New Professionals

Awesome webinar for those who are on the job hunt (and pretty much everyone else)! Please note that it is limited to current ARLIS/NA members only. Getting Started: Cover Letter, Resume and Interview Tips for New Professionals A webinar presented by ARLIS NA Education Subcommittee Friday, February 11 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EST Space […]

ACRL Arts and Visual Literacy Opportunities

Opportunities for those interested in contributing to ACRL arts-related groups… ACRL/IRIG Visual Literacy Standards Task Force (post-) ALA Midwinter virtual open meeting Date: Wednesday, February 16, 2011 Time: 11:30-1:00 PST/2:30-4:00 EST Register here: https://ala.ilinc.com/perl/ilinc/lms/event.pl?div_view=reg&event_user_id (please note there are three IRIG meetings listed; please select the 2/16/2011 VLTF meeting) Please join the ACRL/IRIG Visual Literacy Standards […]

SEI 2011 Registration / SEI Kress Scholarship applications due Feb. 11

Registration is open for SEI 2011 & SEI Kress Scholarship applications due Feb. 11 The SUMMER EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR VISUAL RESOURCES AND IMAGE MANAGEMENT 2011 Held at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque from June 7-10, 2011. http://www.vrafoundation.org/sei2011/ The Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA) and the Visual Resources Association Foundation (VRAF) are […]

ARLIS/NA Webinar Friday 1/14: Benefits of Career Mentoring

Via  ARLIS/L… do attend this free online interest session if you’d like to learn more about the Career Mentoring workshop at this year’s conference. ARLIS NA Presents: The Benefits of Career Mentoring Reserve your Webinar seat now at: https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/562718505 On March 24th a workshop on Career Mentoring will be offered at the joint VRA & […]

Apply now! Kress Scholarships for SEI

The Summer Educational Institute for Visual Resources and Image Management (SEI) is an annual, intensive workshop covering a range of basic and advanced topics for professionals working with image collections. It is jointly arranged by ARLIS/NA and VRA. SEI 2011 will be held at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, NM, June 7-10, 2011. […]

Paid Fellowship / Internship Opportunities: Yale University; John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art

Two short-term, paid opportunities available for new (and soon-to-be) graduates: 2011/12 Kress Fellowship in Art Librarianship at Yale University http://www.library.yale.edu/lhr/jobs/intern/kressfellow.html The Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library Yale University, New Haven, CT Fixed Duration Position: 8 months from date of hire; non-renewable Expected Start Date: June 1, 2011 Application Due Date: January 6, 2011 The […]

Travel Awards for ARLIS/NA-VRA Joint Conference

Do you want to attend the annual ARLIS/NA conference? The 2011 meeting will be a joint session with the VRA (Visual Resources Association) and it’s in Minneapolis from March 24 – 28. An array of travel awards are available for new professionals and students to help defray the costs of attending. Deadlines are already approaching […]

Scholarship Resources from ALA

Are you currently enrolled in an MLIS program?  Thinking of enrolling soon? Now is a great time to seek out scholarship opportunities for next fall.  This week’s American Libraries Direct provided links to two helpful resources: Financial Assistance for Library and Information Studies (PDF) – “The Financial Assistance for Library and Information Studies directory (PDF […]

Reminder! 2010 – 11 ARLIS/NA Internship Award

Via ARLIS-L: Only a few days left to apply! *** CALL FOR APPLICATIONS – ARLIS/NA Internship Award 2010-11 The Art Libraries Society of North America is now accepting applications for its annual Internship Award. The ARLIS/NA Internship Award provides financial support for students preparing for a career in art librarianship or visual resources curatorship. The […]