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 […]

William C. Bunce/ARLIS Midstates Travel Award

The ARLIS/Midstates chapter is pleased to offer its annual travel award of $500 for the 35th Annual ARLIS/NA conference in Atlanta. The award is given in honor of William C. Bunce who served as the Director of the Kohler Art Library at the University of Wisconsin-Madison from 1966 to 1999.

ALA Annual Conference Scholarship – 3M/NMRT Professional Development Grant

The purpose of the 3M/NMRT Professional Development Grant is to encourage professional development and participation by new ALA members in national ALA and NMRT activities. Applicants must be personal ALA/NMRT members who are working within the territorial United States. 3M’s Safety and Security Systems Division markets materials flow management products to libraries to prevent unauthorized […]

ALA Annual Conference Scholarship – Shirley Olofson Memorial Award

The Shirley Olofson Memorial Award is presented annually in honor of Shirley Olofson, a well-respected former NMRT (New Member’s Round Table) President, who died during her term in office. The award, which is intended to help defray costs to attend the ALA Annual Conference, will be presented in the form of a check for $1,000 […]

Pyramid Atlantic’s 2006 Book Arts Fair and Conference

Pyramid Atlantic’s 2006 Book Arts Fair and Conference is fast approaching and if you intend to come WE STRONGLY ENCOURAGE YOU TO REGISTER IN ADVANCE TO AVOID LINES AT THE DOOR! We are excited to be featuring a fabulous lineup of exhibitors who will appeal to booklovers, art lovers, readers, and artists of all levels. […]

New Voices 2: ARLIS/NA Annual Conference, Atlanta 2007

New Voices 2: Atlanta 2007 Organizer/Moderator: Sarah Falls New Voices 2 showcases exceptional academic work by students and new professionals (under 5 years post MLS), including the Gerd Muesham award winning paper. For some of our participants, this may be a first-time opportunity to present their work at a professional conference. Veteran ARLIS members will […]