Resume Review Service Available at ALA Midwinter

Job hunting? Want a great resume? The New Members Round Table offers its resume review service to all attendees of the Midwinter Conference in Seattle. Librarians from all types of libraries, with various specializations have volunteered to help you make your resume shine! How does it work? Reviewers meet with a job seeker for 30 […]

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.

New issue of ARLIS/DC-MD-VA Newsletter Available

The Fall/Winter issue of Sketches, the newsletter of ARLIS/DC-MD-VA is now available online.  This issue includes a feature story on the new library at the Phillips Collection, a write-up about Catholic University’s recent Art and Museum Libraries Institute, and a call for chapter members to check out ArLiSNAP and see what we’ve been up to! […]

ARLIS Midstates Fall Meeting

Another chapter meeting update!! Follow this link to find out which ARLIS (Art Libraries Society of North America) chapter you can get involved with. The Midstates Chapter meeting was very well attended; almost 40 members were present for the business meeting. Leigh Gates furnished us with the Millenium Park room at the Art Institute of […]

VRA Midwest Fall Meeting

Chapter meetings are a great way to get involved and meet local professionals. Go here to find out which chapter of VRA (Visual Resources Association) operates in your area. I attended my first VRA Midwest meeting on Friday, November 10th at the Cochrane-Woods Art Center at the University of Chicago. Gretchen Tuchel (University of Chicago) […]

ARLIS/NA and recruitment to the profession

Hi all, I’m an Art History MA student at the University of Colorado-Boulder. Last year I participated in a fellowship/mentorship experience in the libraries here at CU-Boulder. The program (Provost’s Faculty Fellowship in the University Libraries) functions as a method for recruiting graduate students to careers in academic librarianship. Fellows work with academic librarians to […]

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. […]