New Voices in the Profession 2011 Call for Papers

Paper proposals for the New Voices in the Profession session at the joint ARLIS-NA, VRA joint conference (2011, Minneapolis) 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, […]

2010 Gerd Muehsam Award Competition

Art Libraries Society of North America Announces the 2010 Gerd Muehsam Award Sponsored by the Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA), the Gerd Muehsam Award is given annually in recognition of excellence in a graduate student paper or project on a topic relevant to art librarianship. The award was established to honor the memory […]

Museum Computer Network 2010 – Call for Proposals

The MCN (Museum-Computer Network) annual conference will take place in Austin, Texas Oct 27-30, 2010 and proposals are now being accepted. The conference theme is I/O: The Museum Inside-Out/Outside-In and includes topics such as Behind the scenes and transparency in the museum Commons and digital collections Igniting the Imagination: building communities locally and globally, on-site and […]

Call for Papers: EPOCH Student Symposium

CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT & CALL FOR PROPOSALS Engaging in the Preservation of Cultural Heritage (EPOCH) Student Symposium September 24-25, 2010 School of Information, The University of Texas at Austin Engaging in the Preservation of Cultural Heritage (EPOCH) Student Symposium aims to bring together an international group of graduate students who are involved in the research and […]

College Book Art Association: Call for Papers

Call for Papers The College Book Art Association welcomes  proposals for its 2011 biennial conference: Word, Image, Text, Object Indiana University, Bloomington January 13-16, 2011 Proposals are due May 25, 2011 This Call for Papers will be available soon at the web site of the College Book Art Association,<>. A copy of the Abstract […]


Editors are inviting articles for both the Fall 2010 and Spring 2011 issues of ART DOCUMENTATION, the semiannual peer-reviewed journal of the Art Libraries Society of North America.  The articles should fall within the scope of art and architecture librarianship, visual resources curatorship, digital image management, technology related to the visual arts, art publishing, artists’ […]

Arts-oriented Events and Opportunities at ALA Midwinter in Boston

Call For *virtual* presenters at ACRL-ARTS/ ALA Midwinter in Boston. Bryan highlighted this on the ArliSNAP blog a few weeks back . The deadline has been just been extended to DECEMBER 18, so there is still time to submit a proposal! This is a GREAT opportunity to add ‘oomph’ to your resume without having […]

2010 Midwest Archives Conference: Call for Student Poster Proposals

Call for Student Poster Proposals – 2010 Midwest Archives Conference The Student Interest Subcommittee of the Midwest Archives Conference ( 2010 Program Committee is now accepting proposals for a special poster session dedicated to showcasing student scholarship and projects related to archives and records management. The student poster session will be held during the 2010 […]

Call for *Virtual* Presenters: ALA Arts Section

Call for *virtual* presenters: the Arts and Librarianship ———– It’s twice as much fun, but at low to zero cost. Are you interested in presenting at Midwinter but won’t be able to make it to Boston?  Here is your opportunity!  Submit a proposal to join the Arts Section’s *virtual* Discussion Forum! Here are the details: […]

IIC Congress 2010: Call for Student Posters

IIC Congress 2010: Conservation and the Eastern Mediterranean, 20 – 24 September 2010, Istanbul The twenty-third IIC Congress will take place in the spectacular and historic city of Istanbul, the European Cultural Capital for 2010. In conjunction with the Sakıp Sabancı Museum, the many Congress events will focus on the conservation of moveable and immovable […]