CFP: Call for Student Papers – The Museum Scholar

Now Accepting Submissions The Museum Scholar (TMS) accepts manuscripts or multi-media work that provide empirical or theoretical-based material of broad interest to the international museum community. Submissions are welcome from all emerging professionals, museum students, recent graduates, and post-docs from any country. Texts may consider any type of museum including: Art Museums, Science Museums, History […]

“Strategies for Seeking Audience Input to Build an Effective Exhibit Lineup” Online Webinar

Friday, November 1, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM CST | ONLINECAA members: $18/ CAA member group rate: $50Non-members: $22/ Non-member group rate: $55Like museums, libraries must consider a variety of factors when selecting exhibits to host or choosing topics to cover in programs: timelines, budgets, restrictions from other funding sources, space availability, and staff […]

Wolfgang M. Freitag Internship Award

Provides support for students preparing for art or architecture librarianship or visual resources curatorship. The Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA) accepts applications for its annual Internship Award each fall. This award provides financial support for students preparing for a career in art or architecture librarianship or visual resources curatorship via a grant of $3,000.00 to […]

Gerd Muehsam Award

Annual recognition for an outstanding graduate student paper or project relevant to art librarianship. The Gerd Muehsam Award is given annually to recognize excellence in a graduate student paper or project on a topic relevant to art librarianship. This award was established to honor the memory of Gerd Muehsam (1913-1979), distinguished scholar, teacher, and art bibliographer, […]

CFP: New Voices in the Profession at ARLIS/NA 2020

Paper proposals for the New Voices in the Profession session at the 2020 ARLIS/NA conference in St. Louis, Missouri, are now being accepted! New Voices in the Profession 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, […]

SLA Southern California Professional Development Day on preservation/archives

Professional Development DaySaturday 9/28/1910am – 3pmPeninsula Center Library701 Silver Spur Rd, Rolling Hills Estates, CA 90274 Topics: Information preservation, curation, and accessibility – in 3D! (3D = tour) The intersection of Library Science/Information Science/Archives/Knowledge Management/Records Management Career opportunities in the Information Profession, and tips for successfully navigating them Understanding how the employees/audience you serve do their […]

Call for Applications: 2020 UCLA Library Special Collections Research Fellowships

2020 UCLA Library Special Collections Research Fellowships The UCLA Library Special Collections Research Fellowships Program supports the use of special collections materials by visiting scholars and UCLA graduate students. Collections that are administered by UCLA Library Special Collections and available for fellowship-supported research include rare books, journals, manuscripts, archives, printed ephemera, photographs and other […]

ArLiSNAP & VREPS Virtual Conference – Oct. 26, 2019

ArLiSNAP (Art Library Students and New ARLIS Professionals) and VREPS (Visual Resources Emerging Professionals and Students) are pleased to announce our 2019 Fall Virtual Conference. The conference will take place at 1-3PM CST October 26, 2019.  Accessing the Arts: Trends, Innovations, and Challenges for the Information Professional As information professionals, we are charged not only […]

How did you learn about art library instruction, or what do you wish you knew? Join our conversation!

In partnership with the ARLIS/NA Teaching SIG, ArLiSNAP would like to hear from you about your experiences learning about library instruction and pedagogy. Are you a student? A librarian who is teaching for the first time? A librarian who wishes they knew more about teaching? A prospective librarian interested in instruction? We want to hear […]

Apply for the Elmar W. Seibel Scholarship!

Are you a current MLIS student in New England and interested in art librarianship, visual resources, and/or cultural heritage? Now is the time to apply for the Elmar W. Seibel Scholarship! The New England Chapter of the Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA) is now accepting applications for the Elmar W. Seibel Scholarship. Applications […]