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 […]

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 […]

Choosing a LIS Program

I’ve been reflecting lately on how I chose to enroll in my current LIS program. Making this decision was a really big challenge for me, but there were a few resources that made it easier. For one, the ARLIS/NA document Library Schools in Canada and the United States was a good starting point. For more […]

New on the Job: Rookie Flubs

SEPTEMBER 18, 2006 BusinessWeek BEST PLACES TO LAUNCH A CAREER By Paula Lehman The first year brings high expectations which can quickly deflate if you make some of these beginner’s mistakes Few times in a young person’s life are as stressful as the first year out of college. If all goes well, you land […]