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 […]

2016 Lois Swan Jones Professional Development Award Announcement

Applications Due: December 28, 2015 The ARLIS/NA Texas-Mexico Chapter is pleased to announce the 2016 Lois Swan Jones Professional Development Award. This $750 award encourages active involvement of a member of the Texas-Mexico Chapter in the ARLIS/NA 44th Annual Conference held in Seattle, Washington, March 8-12th, 2016. The LSJ award honors the memory of Lois Swan Jones, Professor […]

Reminder: December 4th deadline for the Internship Award!

2016 ARLIS/NA Wolfgang M. Freitag Internship Award The Art Libraries Society of North America is now accepting applications for the 2016 Wolfgang M. Freitag Internship Award. The award grants $3000.00 to the selected recipient to support a 150 hour internship in an art library or visual resources collection. The deadline for applications is December 4, […]

VRA Travel Award Deadline Extended – Monday, November 16th

VRA Travel Awards are available for attendance at the 2016 joint VRA/ARLIS conference in Seattle, Washington March 8-12.  The list of recipients will be announced on the VRA listserv the week commencing December 7. Before you apply, PLEASE READ “Travel Award Rules, Guidelines and Tips” for VRA Travel Awards Applicants, and “Types of Travel Awards”, […]

2016 ARLIS/NA Wolfgang M. Freitag Internship Award: Application Deadline is 2015-12-04

2016 ARLIS/NA Wolfgang M. Freitag Internship Award The Art Libraries Society of North America is now accepting applications for the 2016 Wolfgang M. Freitag Internship Award. The award grants $3000.00 to the selected recipient to support a 150 hour internship in an art library or visual resources collection. The deadline for applications is December 4, […]

ARLIS/NA + VRA Annual Conference 2016: now with a THATcamp!

Our delightful friends on the joint conference team have put together a THATcamp for the 2016 Conference in Seattle, WA. It’s the day before the conference, Tuesday March 8 2016: http://arlisnavra2016.thatcamp.org/ What is THATCamp? THATCamp stands for “The Humanities and Technology Camp.” It is an unconference: an open, inexpensive meeting where humanists and technologists of […]

The ARLIS/NA + VRA Joint Conference 2016 Travel Awards are open!

The ARLIS/NA Travel Awards Committee is pleased to announce the following Travel Awards for attending the 3rd joint conference of ARLIS/NA + VRA, to be held in Seattle, Washington, March 8-12, 2016. Details about the conference can be found here: http://www.arlisna-vra.org/seattle2016/ The application form for the awards can be found here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/9C3V9H5 More information about the Travel Awards can be found on the ARLIS/NA website: https://arlisna.org/about/awards-honors/64-conference-travel-awards […]