On the Heels of the Atlanta Conference

Having just returned from the ARLIS/NA conference in Atlanta (which was tons of fun), I thought our group could chat a bit more about future possibilities for ARLIS/NA annual conferences. I read blogswithoutalibrary, and just got around to Amanda’s conference ideas photoessay. The ideas she shares are incredibly cool – some would work well for […]

ALA Conference and Career Mentoring

Are you going to the ALA conference in D.C. this year?  If so, there are 4 more days to sign up for the Conference Mentoring program.  Applications received after May 6th “will be accepted with the understanding that mentor/mentee matches will be made based on the availability of a mentor or mentee.” If you can’t […]

Sessions for Denver conference in '08

Now that folks are returning from Atlanta, it’s time to continue discussion what we’d like to try to put together or be involved in for next year. Some of the ideas brought up at our meeting were: Next-Gen OPACS session “wisdom of crowds” session continuing the New Voices session supporting the Resume Review workshop (or […]

Don't Miss Hot Topics on Sunday in Atlanta!

The Hot Topics/AskARLIS session will occur at 9am on Sunday, April 29th. The format for this session is rather unusual, in that the content and direction of the session is driven by the audience! To stir up the discussion, we’ll have a few folks present to “introduce” technologies and get the ball rolling and some […]

ARLIS/UK & Ireland Conference – Free Student Place

ARLIS Conference Student Bursary Applications are invited for a single fully-funded place at the annual conference for a full-time or part-time student working for a first degree or post-graduate qualification in librarianship and information studies. You do not need to be a member of ARLIS to apply. This year’s conference: BEAUTIFUL AND USEFUL: supporting the […]

ArLiSNAP Buttons Available in Atlanta!

Stop by any of the following Student Affairs Discussion Group-sponsored sessions, meetings, or events during the conference to get a nifty ArLiSNAP button with the new logo* on it! Backpack to Briefcase: Preparing for Life After Library School (Friday the 27th 9-10:30 a.m.) Student Affairs Discussion Group meeting (Friday the 27th 6:30-7:15 p.m. in the […]

Flickr & YouTube – ARLIS/NA's 2007 Annual Conference

In an effort to help share the experiences of this year’s conference participants with others, I’ve created both Flickr and YouTube groups. The details are as follows: Flickr Group Name = ARLIS/NA Annual 2007 URL = http://www.flickr.com/groups/arlisna_annual_2007/ If you would like to post your digital photos from the conference, see photos that others have posted, comment […]

Student Stipend Award to Attend the Special Libraries Association Conference

Student Stipend Award to Attend the Special Libraries Association Conference June 3-6, Denver, CO The News Division of the Special Libraries Association invites graduate students and December 2006 graduates interested in a career in news librarianship to apply for the Vormelker-Thomas Student Award. The award, co-sponsored by the News Division and ProQuest, is a $1,500 […]

Volunteer Needed – 3rd Annual Student Affairs Pub Crawl

The Student Affairs discussion group is seeking a volunteer to coordinate the 3rd Annual Pub Crawl on Friday, April 27th at the Atlanta conference. The volunteer is responsible for identifying 3 pubs for the group to visit (the first should have dinner fare options) and coordinating transportation logistics. This position requires some advance preparation and […]

Student Affairs Discussion Group Meeting at the ARLIS/NA Conference in Atlanta

All ArLiSNAPers are invited to attend the Student Affairs Discussion Group meeting on Friday, April 27th in the Woodstock room at the conference hotel. This meeting has been self-scheduled directly after the Resume Mentoring sessions. Please note that it will not necessarily be published in the conference program, so tell your friends at the conference […]