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 […]

ARLIS/NA Texas-Mexico Fall Meeting, November 5-7 2015!

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/arlisna-texas-mexico-chapter-fall-meeting-tickets-17467228952 Join us in Waco for the annual fall chapter meeting! Explore arts venues downtown on Austin Avenue, tour Baylor University, and of course, have fun with your TXMX colleagues. Plan to come early or extend your stay to take advantage of Cameron Park Zoo, the Dr. Pepper Museum, or canoeing on the Brazos – […]

Considering SEI? Take a Look at What Others Have to Say

Registration for the ARLIS/NA & VRAF Summer Educational Institute for Visual Resources and Image Management closes at the end of the month. If you haven’t signed up already then hurry to reserve your spot! You can register here.  Not sure how this workshop will benefit you and your career? Then check out a post from Ashley […]

SEI Registration Reminder

Places are still available for the 2015 Summer Educational Institute for Visual Resources and Image Management (SEI ), to be held June 9-12 at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. http://seiworkshop.org/ This intensive workshop features a curriculum addressing the latest requirements of today’s visual resources and image management professionals. This year’s topics and experienced instructors […]

ARLIS/NA 43rd Annual Conference: Some Thoughts

Another ARLIS/NA Conference has come and gone; Art Librarians from not only North America, but from around the globe, congregated in Fort Worth, Texas last week to discuss current trends and issues in our niche field of librarianship, debate the future of art books and bibliography in the wake of e-publishing, and just generally mingle […]