Going to ALA's Annual Conference? We'd Like to Talk to You :)

In preparing for a next-gen OPAC proposal, Megan Macken & myself are looking for resources to tap. If you’re going to this year’s annual ALA conference in Washington, DC, we’d like you to check out any sessions that would shed some more light on next-gen OPACs & their users. There is one program in particular […]

ARLIS/UK & Ireland Conference – Free Student Place

ARLIS Conference Student Bursary Applications are invited for a single fully-funded place at the annual conference for a full-time or part-time student working for a first degree or post-graduate qualification in librarianship and information studies. You do not need to be a member of ARLIS to apply. This year’s conference: BEAUTIFUL AND USEFUL: supporting the […]

Session Recorder Needed for ARLIS/NA Conference in Atlanta

Session recorders are needed for the AskARLIS Backpack to Briefcase: Life After Library School and New Voices 2 sessions at the 35th Annual Art Libraries Society of North America conference in Atlanta, GA. The sessions will be held, respectively, on Friday, April 27th from 9:00 – 10:30 a.m. and Sunday, April 29th from 11:00 a.m. […]

Student Stipend Award to Attend the Special Libraries Association Conference

Student Stipend Award to Attend the Special Libraries Association Conference June 3-6, Denver, CO The News Division of the Special Libraries Association invites graduate students and December 2006 graduates interested in a career in news librarianship to apply for the Vormelker-Thomas Student Award. The award, co-sponsored by the News Division and ProQuest, is a $1,500 […]

Friends of the Brecksville Branch of Cuyahoga County Public Library Scholarship

The Friends of the Brecksville Branch of Cuyahoga County Public Library will be making available scholarship dollars to students seeking an advanced degree in Library and Information Science.  Please contact the Brecksville Branch Manager at 440-526-1102 or cschultis@cuyahogalibrary.org  to obtain an application form.  Deadline for applications is May 1, 2007. Cathy Schultis Branch Manager Brecksville  […]

3 -Three- Day UCLA Extension Course in Document Imaging and Document

———————— Course dates ———————— Three days (Spring 2007): Friday, May 4, 2007, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Saturday, May 5, 2007, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, and Sunday, May 6, 2007, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM at UCLA in Los Angeles. Please see below for a detailed course description. To enroll, visit [http://www.UCLAExtension.edu], click on […]

The Federal Librarians Cicely Phippen Marks Scholarship

A new scholarship to support a library school student who has an interest in working in a Federal library has been established in memory of a former federal librarian, Cicely Phippen Marks. The Federal Librarians Cicely Phippen Marks Scholarship of $1500 will be awarded to a library school student who is currently enrolled in any […]

LITA/Endeavor student writing award deadline extended

CHICAGO – 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 Endeavor Information Systems, the award consists of $1,000, publication in LITA’s […]


You are invited to consider working on one of the Society’s 18 committees. For more complete information about the different committees please visit http://www.arlisna.org/organization/committees.html If you are interested in volunteering or have questions please contact Deborah Ultan Boudewyns, ARLIS/NA Vice President/ President Elect at ultan004@umn.edu / 612-625-6438.