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: http://www.arlis.org.uk/form/An%20Inroduction%20to%20Art%20&%20Design%20Reference%20Resources.doc Rachel Campbell Liaison Librarian Libraries & Learning Resources Nottingham Trent University Boots Library Goldsmith Street Nottingham

Free Grant Seekers Workshop — Kent, Ohio

Kent Trumbull Library will be offering free classes on the fundamentals of fundraising.  A two hour session on Monday, October 29th entitled Grant Seeking Basics will cover the essentials of the fundraising process and address the issues of seeking funding from corporations and community foundations.  The class will be from 10:00 am to noon and […]

Rutgers Art Review Call for Papers

Greetings from RAR Volume 25 Editorial Committee! Official Call for Papers Extension Rutgers Art Review, a journal of graduate research in art history, hereby invites all current graduate students, as well as pre-professionals who have completed their master’s or doctoral degree within the past year, to submit papers for its 25th edition. Papers may address […]