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Association (LITA), a division of the American Library Association (ALA), is pleased to offer an award for the best unpublished manuscript submitted by a student or students enrolled in an ALA-accredited graduate program.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 […]

ARLIS/NA MEMBERSHIP

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.

publishing opportunities

Library and Information Science students and educators, Library Student Journal is once again accepting student papers for review and publication in our next issue. Please visit http://informatics.buffalo.edu/org/lsj/getinvolved.php for more information about having your work published. LSJ was founded at the University of Buffalo in New York state but seeks international readers and authors. We’ve also […]

Summer seminars

Summer Seminars Available in Oxford, Prague and Ljubljana If you would like to learn first-hand about libraries and library services in a different culture and gain a global perspective on issues facing libraries around the world, you will want to consider enrolling in the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Information and […]

Beverly Willis Architecture Foundation Fellowship

The Library of Congress, starting in 2007, will host a new fellowship that will help highlight the work of women architects represented in the Library’s collections. The Beverly Willis Architecture Foundation (BWAF) in New York City will administer the fellowship. The foundation is now accepting applications for the position, which will be called the Beverly […]

ARLIS/NA Ontario 2007 Conference Travel Award

One Award of $750 CDN will be offered in 2007 by the Ontario Chapter of the Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA). The award is intended to promote professional development among chapter members and to encourage their involvement in ARLIS/NA, by helping to defray the expense of attending ARLIS/NA’s annual conference. The 35th Annual […]

Ohio Valley Travel Award announcement

ARLIS/Ohio Valley is accepting applications from Chapter members for the $200 travel award towards attendance at this year’s national conference in Atlanta. Interested chapter members should follow the application procedures outlined below and send to jane.carlin@uc.edu and amorris@toledomuseum.org as word attachments. by February 28 2007. APPLICATION: 1. Submit a letter of application to the Travel […]

ARLIS-STC – Students and Trainees News Jan/Feb 2007

In October the Student and Trainees Committee ran its regular event “An Introduction to Art and Design Reference Resources” which gave an introduction to online and print resources and answering enquiries in the subject.  The day was a great success and we’d like to thank the speakers and our host the National Art Library. Events […]

ARLIS/NA Mountain West Chapter – Winberta Yao Travel Award

This ARLIS/NA Mountain West travel award was established in honor and recognition of Art Librarian Winberta Yao, a co-founder and the first president of ARLIS/AZ (Arizona). Winberta Yao worked at Arizona State University from 1975-1997, although her interest in forming a chapter of ARLIS began earlier, while she was working at the Phoenix Art Museum. […]