Reminder: ARLIS/NA Conference Deadlines Coming Up!

Two major deadlines for the 2017 ARLIS/NA Conference in New Orleans are coming up within the next week! Travel awards: Applications for travel awards, three of which are specifically allocated for student travel! All travel award applications are due Monday, October 31, and current membership in ARLIS/NA is only required for one of the student awards. […]

Visual Resources Association Foundation 2016-2017 Internship Award

Award Description The Visual Resources Association Foundation (VRAF) Internship Award provides financial support for graduate students preparing for a career in visual resources and image management. The award grants $4,000 to support a period of internship in archives, libraries, museums, visual resources collections in academic institutions, or other appropriate contexts. The recipient will receive a […]

Join Us for Future Perspectives in Art Librarianship: Digital Projects and Initiatives

Future Perspectives in Art Librarianship: Digital Projects and Initiatives Join us for a webinar on May 21, 2016 at 12:00 PM CDT. Register now! https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7842194491868776707 The Art Library Student and New ARLIS Professionals (ArLiSNAP) and the Visual Resources Association’s Emerging Professionals and Students Group (VREPS) present our 2016 virtual conference, Future Perspectives in Art Librarianship: Digital […]

Twitter chat: #critlib on Visual Literacy, May 17th at 9pm EST

visual culture/literacy Tomorrow night, join us on Twitter at #critlib to talk about visual culture and literacy for librarians. You’ll need a Twitter account to participate, but not to observe. (And you can wait a few days until someone storifies the tweets if you want to read them later in a more functional chronological display.) […]

2016 ArLiSNAP/VREPS Virtual Conference Program

Thank you to everyone who submitted a proposal! We are pleased to announce that in addition to a keynote speech by Sara Rubinow with NYPL Labs, the program for our 2016 Virtual Conference will include the following presentations: Megan de Armond and Audrey Lorberfeld, Pratt Institute, “Web Archiving with NYARC” Hannah Marshall, Cornell University, “The Cornell Collection of Antiquities” […]

Chapter Opportunity: Get involved with ARLIS/NA-Southeast!

The Southeast Chapter of ARLIS/NA will host the annual conference in New Orleans February 5-9, 2017, so opportunities to get involved are already developing and will continue to develop in the coming months. The ARLIS/NA-SE Chapter serves professionals (and students!) who reside in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, and the […]

Chapter Event: ARLIS/NA Northern California and VRA No Cal Spring Meeting 5/19/16

Attention Northern California folks! The local ARLIS/NA and VRA Chapters are holding a joint spring meeting on May 19. Attendees do not need to be members of either chapter, but they will be encouraged to join! The agenda looks like a great opportunity to explore and learn. Details from the Chapters: Please join us in […]

Chapter Event: ARLIS/NA New England and VRA New England Spring Meeting 4/29/16

Students and new professionals are encouraged to join the New England chapters of ARLIS/NA and VRA for their Spring Meeting in Boston on April 29, 2016. Attendees should either be members of one of the chapters or interested in joining and there is no cost to attend. Details from the chapters: Join us in Boston […]

Chapter Event: LIS Career Day this Saturday 4/16/16

From the ARLIS/NA New York Chapter, which is supporting this event: Join METRO for LIS Career Day on Saturday, April 16! Metropolitan New York Library Council (METRO) is uniting local professional community members that students, new grads, and transitioning professionals need to know — topping National Library Week off with a bang! This event features two practical, career-oriented […]