Essay and Research Awards: the ASIS&T History Fund (deadlines June 20 2015)

The ASIST History Fund awards include a research grant and an essay award, both focused around the history of information science and technoloy. (If you have technology-related art history work sitting around like I do, this might be a good time to polish it up.) https://www.asist.org/about/awards/history-fund-awards/ The ASIS&T History Fund Research Award This award will […]

CFP: Smithsonian Archives of American Art Symposium on Mixed-media Archives and Contemporary Art History

Call for Proposals for Symposium on Mixed-media Archives and Contemporary Art History http://www.aaa.si.edu/news/2014-12-17-call-for-proposals-multi-media-archive-symposium Released: 12/17/14 The Archives of American Art announces an upcoming symposium, “The Multi-Media Archive: Stewardship and Use of Audiovisual Media Documenting Contemporary Art History,” to be held at the Donald W. Reynolds Center for American Art and Portraiture, in Washington D.C., on […]

CFP: Student Session at the Association of Canadian Archivists 2015 Conference, Regina, June 11-13

I feel compelled to share this one with you, even though it’s relatively niche for ArLiSNAP’s readership: Canadian full-time students with something to say about archival challenges and opportunities are welcome to apply. I was on this panel last year in Victoria and it was a brilliant experience with two talented students, and the Foundation […]

One Week Left to Submit Your Proposal for the ArLiSNAP/VREPS Virtual Conference!

We are very excited about the plans coming together for this event, and look forward to seeing your proposals! Have a look at the requirements here. Here are a few of the reasons why you should get in on this fabulous opportunity:

Submit your proposal for the ArLiSNAP/VREPS Virtual Conference!

  ArLiSNAP and VREPS (Visual Resources Emerging Professionals and Students) are joining forces to host a virtual conference this winter! The conference is titled Visualizing the Future: New Perspectives in Art Librarianship, and will take place on the afternoon of Saturday, January 17th, 2015.  This is an excellent opportunity for those who cannot be physically […]

Opportunities & Ways to Get Involved with ARLIS

The 2015 Gerd Muehsam Award The Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA) sponsors the annual Gerd Muehsam Award, recognizing excellence in a graduate student paper or project on a topic relevant to art librarianship. ARLIS/NA established the award to honor the memory of Gerd Muehsam (1913-1979), distinguished scholar, teacher, and art bibliographer, whose support […]

Opportunities & Ways to Get Involved with ARLIS

The 2015 Gerd Muehsam Award The Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA) sponsors the annual Gerd Muehsam Award, recognizing excellence in a graduate student paper or project on a topic relevant to art librarianship. ARLIS/NA established the award to honor the memory of Gerd Muehsam (1913-1979), distinguished scholar, teacher, and art bibliographer, whose support […]

Chapter Opportunity: DEADLINE EXTENDED!! Mountain West Virtual Conference Call For Proposals

*please excuse cross-postings* Greetings! The ARLIS/NA Mountain West Chapter is extending the proposal deadline for our virtual conference Testing the Waters: Professional Experimentation in the Arts and Art Librarianship. The new deadline is Friday, October 3rd. Our chapter is experimenting with a new format that we hope will allow greater interactivity and immersion into the content. However, […]

Call for Papers: Archivaria’s 40th Anniversary issue (Association of Canadian Archivists)

Call for Papers for a 40th Anniversary Issue of Archivaria (Fall 2015) Archivaria Anniversary Issue: To Understand Ourselves In 1953, the Archives Section of the Canadian Historical Association was born. A decade later, Hugh Dempsey, the first editor of The Canadian Archivist, argued that “the Archives Section feels it would perform a useful service by […]