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 […]

ARLIS/NA Mountain West Chapter – Winberta Yao Travel Award

This ARLIS/NA Mountain West travel award was established in honor and recognition of Art Librarian Winberta Yao, a co-founder and the first president of ARLIS/AZ (Arizona). Winberta Yao worked at Arizona State University from 1975-1997, although her interest in forming a chapter of ARLIS began earlier, while she was working at the Phoenix Art Museum. […]

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 […]

ALAO Diversity Scholarship for MLS Students

ALAO Diversity Scholarship for MLS Students The Academic Library Association of Ohio (ALAO) values diversity in its membership, in the profession, and in future library professionals. For that reason, we offer a $1,500 scholarship to a promising student enrolled in an ALA-accredited MLS program who exemplifies the qualities needed to ensure a diverse library workforce. […]

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.

Winner of 2006-07 ARLIS/NA Internship Award Announced

The 2006 Internship Award of the Art Libraries Society of North America has been granted to Martha González Palacios. Ms. González Palacios plans to complete her MLIS degree in December at the School of Library, Archival and Information Studies at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver. She also has a Bachelor of Fine Arts […]

ALA Scholarships for MIS education

CHICAGO – The American Library Association (ALA) has more than $300,000 in scholarships available for students who are studying library science or school library media at the master’s degree level. Scholarships range from $2,500 to $6,500 per student per year. The application and instructions are available online at www.ala.org/scholarships. http://www.ala.org/Template.cfm?Section=News&template=/ContentManagement/ContentDisplay.cfm&ContentID=142239

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 […]