ARLIS/NA Mountain West + VRA Wild West Virtual Conference 2016: Call for Proposals

See below for the ARLIS/NA Mountain West and VRA Wild West Chapters’ Virtual Conference 2016 Call for Proposals, due August 1. Students and new professionals are encouraged to submit! And you don’t even have to be a member of ARLIS/NA or VRA to do so!   ARLIS/NA Mountain West + VRA Wild West Virtual Conference […]

ArLiSNAP / VREPS Virtual Conference: CFP Deadline Extended to April 8th!

ArLiSNAP and VREPS are co-hosting a virtual conference on May 21st, 2016. See our original call for proposals here: http://arlisnap.arlisna.org/2016/03/call-for-proposals-arlisnapvreps-virtual-conference/ Our deadline for submissions has been moved to April 8th! We are especially interested in hearing from students and new professionals, about any projects or research areas related to librarianship, art history, digital humanities, or the […]

Call for Proposals: ArLiSNAP/VREPS Virtual Conference

Proposal deadline has been extended, please submit via this link by Friday, April 8th ArLiSNAP (Art Library Students and New ARLIS Professionals) and VREPS (Visual Resources Emerging Professionals and Students) are joining forces to host a virtual conference this May! The conference, Future Perspectives in Art Librarianship: Digital Projects and Initiatives, will take place at […]

Submit your lightning round talks for our annual section meeting at the ARLIS/VRA conference!

Hi ArLiSNAPers, We’re looking for a few people to present 5-7 minute lightning round talks on projects they have been working on during our annual section meeting at the upcoming ARLIS/VRA conference. The theme for these talks is issues affecting grad students/new professionals are facing in art librarianship, i.e. the job market, technology, changes roles, […]

CFP: Image/Interface Symposium, Toronto, May 13-14 2016

Image/Interface Symposium University of Toronto, Friday May 13 and Saturday May 14, 2016Co-hosted by the Department of Arts, Culture, and Media, University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC) and the Jackman Humanities Institute (JHI), University of Toronto St. George. Deadline for submission of abstracts: Monday, February 29, 2016. Notification of acceptance: Mid-March 2016. Keynote Speakers  The Otolith […]

Student Essay Contest: “indexing and retrieval of non-textual information” by ASIS&T

http://www.asis.org/SIG/SIGAH/2016/01/15/2016-cfsp/   The Special Interest Group for Arts and Humanities (SIG-AH) and the Special Interest Group for Visualization, Images, & Sound (SIG-VIS) of the Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) are seeking previously unpublished papers for a Master’s and a PhD student research paper award. Finalists will be invited to present their research at […]

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 […]

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”, […]

Free Webinar this afternoon! ARLIS/NA and ACRL Arts on Info-Lit and Visual Literacy

https://arlisna.org/news/news-events/738-webinar-using-the-acrl-framework-to-incorporate-visual-and-digital-literacies-into-instruction Somehow I missed seeing this earlier, but I just registered and I think I should be able to attend, despite the post saying that registration closed yesterday. The Professional Development Committee’s Education Subcommittee has joined forces with Arts Section of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) to present the webinar “Using the ACRL Framework to Incorporate […]

Free Lecture/Webcast: Rick Prelinger Speaks at the Toronto Internation Film Festival Centre

TIFF Higher Learning presents: *Reel Heritage – Rick Prelinger on The Future of Memory <http://tiff.net/fall2015-series/higher-learning-fall-2015/higher-learning-reel-heritage-rick-prelinger-on-the-future-of-memory>* *Friday October 23, 11am–12:30pm EST* In recent years, traditional moving-image archives have faced challenges from the dramatic shift towards digital production and distribution, the effective end of photochemical preservation technology, the marginalization of the theatrical viewing experience, and the public […]