2017 Lois Swan Jones Professional Development Award Announcement

2017 Lois Swan Jones Professional Development Award Announcement Applications Due: November 21, 2016 The ARLIS/NA Texas-Mexico Chapter is pleased to announce the 2017 Lois Swan Jones Professional Development Award. This $500 award encourages active involvement of a member of the Texas-Mexico Chapter in the ARLIS/NA 45th Annual Conference held in New Orleans, February 5-9, 2017.  […]

Reminder: ARLIS/NA Conference Deadlines Coming Up!

Two major deadlines for the 2017 ARLIS/NA Conference in New Orleans are coming up within the next week! Travel awards: Applications for travel awards, three of which are specifically allocated for student travel! All travel award applications are due Monday, October 31, and current membership in ARLIS/NA is only required for one of the student awards. […]

Chapter Opportunity: Get involved with ARLIS/NA-Southeast!

The Southeast Chapter of ARLIS/NA will host the annual conference in New Orleans February 5-9, 2017, so opportunities to get involved are already developing and will continue to develop in the coming months. The ARLIS/NA-SE Chapter serves professionals (and students!) who reside in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, and the […]

Attending the Joint Conference in Seattle? Consider participating in the Career Development Workshop!

We hope that you’re aware of the [FREE] joint ArLiSNAP/VREPS workshop in Seattle (http://arlisnavra2016.sched.org/event/4XK0/), where we’ll explore issues related to career development, including a resume and cover letter review session. We’ll discuss our experiences searching for and finding jobs, and we encourage you to discuss yours as well. There are still spots in the workshop, […]

Calling all fashion and photography enthusiasts!

Calling all fashion and photography enthusiasts! Volunteer photographers are invited to capture ARLIS/NA members’ legendary style for the Librarian Wardrobe blog —http://librarianwardrobe.com. For inspiration, here are the pics from last year’s conference in Fort Worth It’s wonderful that Librarian Wardrobe has agreed to partner with ARLIS/NA again for the conference in Seattle. In order to volunteer be you should be… * An information professional or LIS student * […]

2016 ARLIS/SE Professional Development Travel Award

Are you an art librarian or library student living in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, and the U.S. Virgin Islands territory? Is one of your New Years Resolutions to be more involved in professional associations? The Southeast Chapter Travel Award is an excellent opportunity to help fund your […]

The ARLIS/NA Learning Portal is now Open Access!

The ARLIS/NA Learning Portal holds recordings of webinars and conference sessions, and other great resources created by the organization. And as of last week, it’s no longer members-only! That’s great news for students, aspiring art librarians, and people who can’t afford memberships (or travel to annual conferences). The news item is here, which has instructions […]

Reminder: the ARLIS/NA Research Awards Deadline is December 21st!

The deadline to apply for the ARLIS/NA Research Awards has been extended to Monday, December 21, 2015. There is still time for you to submit your application(s) to be considered for these awards! H.W. Wilson Foundation Research Award The H.W. Wilson Foundation Research Award provides funds, up to $3,000, to be used in support of […]

Call for Papers: New Voices in the Profession Panel at the ARLIS/NA+VRA Joint Conference 2016

Paper proposals for the New Voices in the Profession session at the 2016 ARLIS/NA + VRA conference in Seattle are now being accepted! New Voices in the Profession showcases exceptional academic work by students and new professionals (under 5 years post MLS). Paper topics should relate strongly to Art and/or Visual Resources Librarianship, but could […]

Please welcome your new Conference Planning Liaison, Breanne Crumpton!

Hello Fellow Art Librarians and Aspiring Art Librarians. I am currently the GlaxoSmithKline fellow for the reference library at the North Carolina Museum of Art through the end of next May. I graduated this past May (2015) with my MLIS from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. My undergraduate degree is in Business Administration […]