call for proposals: ARLIS/NA Mountain West Chapter virtual conference

Call for Proposals: ARLIS/NA Mountain West Chapter Virtual Conference Adapt, Evolve, Transform: Current Issues in Art Information The Mountain West Chapter is now seeking proposals for sessions and papers for our Virtual Conference to be held on Thursday, November 4, 2010.  The conference is tentatively scheduled to be conducted using GoToWebinar.  Details on how to […]

AASL Conference Student Travel Award

Association of Architecture School Librarians Annual Conference March 4-7, 2010 New Orleans, LA AASL CONFERENCE STUDENT TRAVEL AWARD Purpose: The conference award is intended to introduce library school students, interested in a career in architecture school librarianship, to the membership and activities of AASL through attendance at the organization’s annual conference. The conference will be […]

What a librarian looks like

Back in September, an acquaintance of mine blogged about an activity he’d done with a group of students at the University of Texas-Arlington.  I tried a similar activity in a research seminar I’m participating in this semester.  Participants are mostly faculty (with a smattering of grad students) in the sciences and humanities.  Nominally, we’re all […]

Librarian, New York Institute of Technology (Old Westbury Campus)

[via] Job Title: Librarian Organization: NYIT Location: Brookville, New York, Description: NYIT has the following two positions available: Librarian New York Institute of Technology seeks a full time Librarian for its Art & Architecture Library. Reporting to the Director of Branch Services, the Librarian works as a member of a collaborative staff providing information […]

Access Services Librarian, Savannah College of Art and Design

[via] Job Title: Access Services Librarian Organization: Savannah College of Art and Design Location: Savannah, Georgia, Description: SCAD Savannah seeks qualified applicants for the Jen Library access services librarian position. The person in this position is responsible for overseeing all operations of the circulation desk, including reserves; supervising work-study students; and maintaining library stacks. […]

Architectural Librarian, SmithGroup (Washington, DC)

[via ALA JobList] Architectural Librarian SmithGroup, Washington, District of Columbia Salary: Not Specified Status: Full-time Posted: 10/20/09 Deadline: 11/25/09 SmithGroup, Inc. (, a nationally recognized, award-winning architectural, engineering, interior design, and planning firm is looking for a Librarian to manage our architecture/design library and information resources. The library collection is an eclectic mix of industry-specific […]

Archivist, Indianapolis Museum of Art

[via SLIS Careers] Archivist Date posted: Sept. 30, 2009 State: Indiana Job description: The Indianapolis Museum of Art seeks a full-time Archivist to establish an archives program for the museum. Reporting to the Head of Libraries and Archives, the successful candidate will join a team of talented staff working in a highly collaborative environment. Primary […]

Digital Assets, Instruction and Outreach Librarian, University of Texas at Austin

[via ALA JobList] Digital Assets, Instruction and Outreach Librarian, Fine Arts Library University of Texas Libraries – The University of Texas at Austin The University of Texas Libraries seeks an enthusiastic and creative information professional to become the Digital Assets, Instruction, and Outreach Librarian. The successful candidate is responsible for instruction, outreach and managing digital […]

Tips & Tricks for Time/Project Management

Some of us use to-do lists, emails sent to ourselves, things we find on Lifehacker or 43 folders, various Google apps, etc.  And some of us just manage to keep everything in our heads.  But regardless of how we do it, we all find ways to manage our time and our projects. Personally, I’m a […]