Sign Up for the ARLIS/NA Conference Mentoring Program

Dear ARLIS/NA Colleagues, As you register for the upcoming conference, please take a moment to consider participating in the ARLIS/NA Atlanta Conference Mentor Program! The Mentor program application form is now active and can be found at: http://www.arlis-se.org/atlanta2007/volunteer_ConferenceMentorProgram.htm Whether you are a seasoned ARLIS/NA conference veteran or a first (or second) timer, you have the […]

Career Strategies for Students and New Librarians

I want to draw attention to Rachel Singer Gordon’s excellent post at the Liminal Librarian blog.  Her Making our Careers Happen post references Meredith Farkas’ Making Things Happen! post at the Information Wants to Be Free blog. Rachel is also the author of The NextGen Librarian’s Survival Guide, as well as a plethora of other […]

publishing opportunities

Library and Information Science students and educators, Library Student Journal is once again accepting student papers for review and publication in our next issue. Please visit http://informatics.buffalo.edu/org/lsj/getinvolved.php for more information about having your work published. LSJ was founded at the University of Buffalo in New York state but seeks international readers and authors. We’ve also […]

Job Hunting…

Dear All,   I am a graduate student at Pratt Institute studying Information and Library Science. I pursing the Master’s of Science in Library and Information Science. I also am planning on pursing the Museum Libraries Certificate. I am interested in Academic, Museums, and Art Librarianship. I am looking for new employment opportunities in these […]

ARLIS-STC – Students and Trainees News Jan/Feb 2007

In October the Student and Trainees Committee ran its regular event “An Introduction to Art and Design Reference Resources” which gave an introduction to online and print resources and answering enquiries in the subject.  The day was a great success and we’d like to thank the speakers and our host the National Art Library. Events […]

Resume Review Service Available at ALA Midwinter

Job hunting? Want a great resume? The New Members Round Table offers its resume review service to all attendees of the Midwinter Conference in Seattle. Librarians from all types of libraries, with various specializations have volunteered to help you make your resume shine! How does it work? Reviewers meet with a job seeker for 30 […]

Personal is the Professional is the Personal

Rachel at The Liminal Librarian wrote a post titled Think Personally, Act Professionally, which addresses the important issue of how what we write online in our personal lives may affect our professional lives. This is something that many of us will face as we begin our careers, especially in this age of freely available personal […]

Library Schools in Canada and the United States: Educational Opportunities for Careers in Fine Arts and Visual Resources Librarianship

Are there any ambitious ARLIS/NA members who would be interested in working to update this publication? The most recent addendum to the document was made in 1999, and we know that classes and specializations change with the addition or departure of faculty members. An updated version of this tool would provide wonderful guidance to our […]