Early Registration is now open for the 35th Annual ARLIS/NA Conference

The ARLIS/NA Conference Planning Team is pleased to announce the opening of Early Registration on the Conference website http://www.arlis-se.org/atlanta2007/. A registration form is available for download and online registration is coming soon. Early Registration is available through March 30, 2007 so please take a moment to review the conference’s preliminary program and begin making your […]

ALA Annual Conference – Washington D.C.

The ALA Annual Conference is a great place to advance your career and connect with a wide variety of new colleagues from around the world. ALA is focused on making your conference experience rewarding.  In addition to the hundreds of programs and networking opportunities at Annual, special events and programs for first-time conference attendees have […]

ARLIS Education and Professional Development Committee Event

Places are still left for the following visit: ARLIS Education and Professional Development Committee are organising an afternoon visit to the Ideas Store , Whitechapel http://www.ideastore.co.uk ,  on 10 April 2007.  The visit will include a tour and an opportunity to look round the collection and building. Background on Idea Stores The Secretary of State […]

TAKING THE PLUNGE 2007 : ART LIBRARIANSHIP AS A CAREER OPTION

There are still a few places remaining on the following event :  TAKING THE PLUNGE 2007 : ART LIBRARIANSHIP AS A CAREER OPTION  ARLIS/UK & Ireland Students and Trainees Event Who:  Students, trainees, library assistants and anyone interested in a career in art librarianship. When:  Saturday 3rd March 2007 from 11.00 – 15.45   Where:  Education […]

Ohio Valley Travel Award announcement

ARLIS/Ohio Valley is accepting applications from Chapter members for the $200 travel award towards attendance at this year’s national conference in Atlanta. Interested chapter members should follow the application procedures outlined below and send to jane.carlin@uc.edu and amorris@toledomuseum.org as word attachments. by February 28 2007. APPLICATION: 1. Submit a letter of application to the Travel […]

ARLIS-STC – Students and Trainees News Jan/Feb 2007

In October the Student and Trainees Committee ran its regular event “An Introduction to Art and Design Reference Resources” which gave an introduction to online and print resources and answering enquiries in the subject.  The day was a great success and we’d like to thank the speakers and our host the National Art Library. Events […]

Grants for CILIP Members to Attend WLIC in South Africa

 Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP) Student memberships to CILIP are only 29 (pounds, I think), but they offer a full grant to go to the IFLA-sponsored WLIC.  IFLA also has an art libraries section.  I’m hoping to go to the 2008 WLIC in Quebec, Canada. -Bryan Full grants on offer for South Africa conference […]

Museums and the Web 2007

A Second Life for your Museum: The use of 3D collaborative virtual environments by museums Paul Marty, Florida State University, USA Michael Twidale, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA Richard Urban, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA http://lis.uiuc.edu Museums have been exploring the use of collaborative virtual environments (CVE) for more than a decade, often […]

Bunce/Midstates Travel Award – DEADLINE EXTENDED: Friday, February 9th, 2007!!

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Friday, February 9th, 2007!! Dear ArLiSNAPers, The deadline for applications for the William C. Bunce/ARLIS Midstates Travel Award has been extended to Friday, February 9th, 2007. See below for award history, criteria, and application procedures. Please forward this information to any individuals whom you think would qualify for this award. Remember, it is […]