Extracurricular activities?

Shortly into my MLIS program I realized that, while school and internships would no doubt provide me with indispensable knowledge and experience, it was important that I was not relying only on these things to help prepare me for a career in art librarianship.   I assume I’m not alone on this that most of you […]

Discussion: Why you should get an archival certificate

Are you getting an archival certificate in addition to your MLIS?  If not, you may want to consider it! There are a number of reasons why getting an archival certificate may be a smart move.   One reason is that job postings for art librarians will sometimes include archival responsibilities in the job duties description.  […]

Discussion: What do you do if your program doesn’t offer an art librarianship track?

I thought it would be interesting to talk about creating your own art librarianship track when your program does not offer one.  Many MLIS programs offer dual-degrees, certificates and specializations in various areas but unfortunately art librarianship is not always one of the options available. So, if you are not in a program that gives […]

Discussion: What do you do if your program doesn't offer an art librarianship track?

I thought it would be interesting to talk about creating your own art librarianship track when your program does not offer one.  Many MLIS programs offer dual-degrees, certificates and specializations in various areas but unfortunately art librarianship is not always one of the options available. So, if you are not in a program that gives […]