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Association (LITA), a division of the American Library Association (ALA), is pleased to offer an award for the best unpublished manuscript submitted by a student or students enrolled in an ALA-accredited graduate program.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 […]

ALA Poster Session Application Deadline – January 31st

Proposals for the 2008 ALA Annual Conference in Anaheim, CA are due on January 31st. Poster sessions may present any of the following: a description of an innovative library program an analysis of a practical problem-solving effort a report of a research study Click here for much more information, including samples and abstracts of previous […]

International Conference on the Arts in Society – Call for Papers

The International Conference on the Arts in Society is pleased to announce its 3rd annual Conference, to be held at the Birmingham Institute of Art and Design, UK, 28-31 July 2008. This year’s Arts Conference will feature arts educators, artists, practitioners, researchers and theorists in all forms of disciplinary practice through paper presentations, workshops and […]

Call for Papers: Virtual Worlds: Libraries, Education, and Museums

Saturday, March 8, 2008 in Second Life Purpose of the Conference: To provide a gathering place for librarians, information professionals, educators, museologists, and others to learn about and discuss the educational, informational, and cultural opportunities of virtual worlds. Please note: Although the conference will be held in the virtual world Second Life, presentation and paper […]


THE GLOBAL STUDIES CONFERENCE University of Illinois, Chicago, 16-18 May 2008 The Global Studies Conference on Global Studies Journal are devoted to mapping and interpreting new trends and patterns in globalization. This journal and the conference attempt to do this from many points of view, from many locations in the world, and in a […]