LRRT Grad Student Forum (ALA, Chicago 2009)

ALA’s Library Research Round Table will host the “New Minds, New Approaches” Graduate Student Research Forum at the 2009 American Library Association Annual Conference in Chicago, IL.   Masters’ and doctoral students are encouraged to submit research proposals for presentation. Presentations should be based on original research, either completed or in process, and should not […]

New Voices in the Profession, 2009: Call for Papers

Paper proposals for the New Voices in the Profession session at the annual ARLIS-NA conference (2009, Indianapolis) are now being accepted. New Voices showcases exceptional academic work by students and new professionals (under 5 years post MLS.) Paper topics should relate strongly to Art and/or Visual Resources Librarianship, but also digital library projects, archives, library […]

CHArt 2008 Conference – CALL FOR PAPERS

SEEING… VISION AND PERCEPTION IN A DIGITAL CULTURE CHArt (Computers and the History of Art) 2008 Conference Thursday 6 – Friday 7 November 2008 (central London venue to be confirmed) This year’s CHArt conference takes seeing as its theme and the associated questions of vision, perception, visibility and invisibility, blindness and insight – all in […]

Librarian – The Art Institute of New York City

The Art Institute of New York City, a two year art and design associate degree granting institution, is currently looking for an academic, full-time librarian. This collaborative individual would work in conjunction with the library services staff at Metropolitan College where The Art Institute collection is housed. Candidates must have a Master’s Degree in Library, […]

Recommended Blogs for Art Reviews – New ARLIS publication

ARLIS/NA has just announced a new online publication, Recommended Blogs for Art Reviews. This is a really great resource, and many thanks to Joel Atkinson, Rachel Beckwith, Sherman Clarke, Ross Day, Jennifer Faist, Joy Garnett, Jennifer L. Hehman, Jacqueline L. Rogers, Amy Watson and editors Jennifer L. Hehman and Kraig Binkowski. I’d love to see […]

Miriam Braverman Award

PLG Award The Progressive Librarians Guild (PLG) announces the Miriam Braverman Award, intended to foster an awareness of the social responsibility aspects of librarianship and to encourage professional involvement by students. The award is given annually for the best student essay on some aspect of the social responsibilities of librarians, libraries or librarianship. The winning […]

Deadline extended for LITA/Ex Libris student writing award

Deadline extended for LITA/Ex Libris student writing award The Library and Information Technology Association (LITA), a division of the American Library Association (ALA), is pleased to offer an award for the best unpublished manuscript submitted by a student or students enrolled in an ALA-accredited graduate program.  Sponsored by LITA and Ex Libris, the award consists […]

ARLIS/ANZ Call for Papers

The call has gone out! Arlis/ANZ wants to hear from YOU! Abstracts for presentations addressing the conference title: “Cultural connections; MySpace is an ArtSpace” are eagerly sought. The Submission Guidelines give further ideas of the various sub-themes which are being considered for the 2008 conference, and which are of interest to Arlis/ANZ members and Arts […]