ARLIS/NA Reviews: Call for Reviewers

For the next “column” of ARLIS NA Reviews [], I am seeking ARLIS NA members to review the titles that appear at the end of this email. The deadline for submission of a 450-word review is Friday, December 21. The title will be mailed to you, with instructions for completing your review. If you are […]

2008 Ontario Library Association's Super Conference: Volunteer Opportunity

Hello, With 2007 quickly coming to a close, it is time to think ahead to the Ontario Library Association’s (OLA) Super Conference.  The 2008 Super Conference will be held from Wednesday January 30 to Saturday February 2 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. For signing up as a volunteer, your conference registration is free for […]

Call for Papers: Current Studies in Librarianship

Library and information science students. . . . . . would you like to be published?                                                                 . . . would you like to join the knowledge creation cycle?        . . . would you like to enrich your resume? If the answer to any of the above questions is “yes,” you should consider submitting a manuscript […]

Library Student Journal: Update and Call for Papers

Call for Papers LSJ is now accepting submissions from Library and Information Science students around the world! Visit us at to view our submission guidelines and upload your submission. LSJ is a great way for students to gain experience in Open Access publishing and get a published paper on their resume before starting the […]

International Conference on Libraries from a Human Rights Perspective

International Conference on Libraries from a Human Rights Perspective Ramallah – Palestine 31 March – 2 April 2008 This conference –organized by RCHRS in cooperation with IFLA– will highlight the importance of achieving human rights related to library work and these rights include: freedom of expression, freedom of access to information, tolerance, acceptance of the […]

Gerd Muehsam Award Call for student papers

 Art Libraries Society of North America announces its 2007 Gerd Muehsam Award Sponsored by the Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA) 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 […]

REMINDER – Applications for ARLIS/NA Internship Award due October 15th!

Qualified students and graduates having completed their degrees within the last 12 months are encouraged to apply! The ARLIS/NA Internship Award provides financial support for individuals preparing for a career in art librarianship or visual resources curatorship. This award will grant $2,500.00 to support a period of internship in an art library or visual resources collection. THE […]

Digitizing in a Material World

The Califa Fall 2007 Digitization Symposium is a wonderful opportunity for those who are able to travel to Santa Monica.  Just a reminder that registration closes for the Califa Digital Symposium at the Santa Monica Public Library, California this Monday, October 8, 2007. The symposium – Digitizing in a Material World is on Thursday, October […]

UK Event: An Introduction to Art & Design Reference Resources

There are places still available for the Introduction to Art & Design References Resources workshop on November 5th 2007 at the National Art Library, Victoria & Albert Museum, London. More details and booking form here: Rachel Campbell Liaison Librarian Libraries & Learning Resources Nottingham Trent University Boots Library Goldsmith Street Nottingham