Workshop: Intro to Archival Processing (Arrangement/Description)

Introduction to Archival Processing Workshop Friday, May 20, 2011 Vermont History Center, Barre, Vermont Full day workshop, 9:00 – 5:00 (Registration begins at 8:30) Cost: $70 NEA and VHS Member, $85 Non-Member (includes A Guide for Processing Manuscript Collections) Registration Deadline: Friday, May, 6, 2011 Maximum Enrollment: 25 Instructor: Bruce P. Stark, Retired Assistant State […]

Fundraising for Preservation and Conservation workshops

Fundraising for Preservation and Conservation workshops Presented by the Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts WATERFORD, NY – APRIL 27, 2011 Hosted and cosponsored by: Bureau of Historic Sites Peebles Island Resource Center (PIRC) Division for Historic Preservation NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation RICHMOND, VA – APRIL 29, 2011 Hosted by: […]

Quick Hit: ARTstor Travel Awards competition

There is still time to submit an entry for this year’s ARTstor Travel Awards competition! ARTstor is providing five travel awards in the amount of $1,500 each to help support the educational and scholarly activities—such as flying to a conference—of graduate students, scholars, curators, educators, and librarians in any field. The deadline is Monday, April 4, 2011. […]

Apply now for ACRL Immersion ’11 Program

Via ACRL Update: The Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) is accepting applications for its Immersion ’11 Program. Complete program details and application materials are online at http://www.acrl.org/ala/mgrps/divs/acrl/events/ (click “Immersion 11 Program”). The application deadline is Dec. 1, 2010. The ACRL Immersion ’11 Program provides four-and-a-half days of intensive information literacy training and education for […]

Free Webcast on Info Literacy and Visual Instruction Methods, Dec. 3

Blended Librarians Webcast: Collaborating With Faculty on Information Literacy Instruction: Using Visual Methods to Enhance Student Learning Steven Bell and John Shank, co-founders of the Blended Librarians Online Learning Community and their guests, Laurel Cornell and Carrie Donovan, invite you to join them for the live webcast, “Collaborating With Faculty on Information Literacy Instruction: Using Visual Methods […]

Integrating Library Instruction into the Curriculum

Lately I’ve been doing a lot of thinking about library instruction. The art history department at my university has invited me to help develop a new course, tentatively titled “Information Technology for the Art Historian.” The course will focus on a variety of skills that are needed to be successful academically, such as conducting research, […]