Now accepting applications: 2020 Andrew W. Mellon Native American Library Fellowship, Phillips Library at the Peabody Essex Museum

Since 2010, the Peabody Essex Museum has gathered talented emerging Indigenous scholars and cultural heritage professionals for summer-long positions within the museum. In 2017, PEM added longer-term (12-24 month) fellowship opportunities to this program.  The next long-term Native American Fellow at PEM will be hosted by the Phillips Library in 2020. Applications are now being […]

Join us for an Art+Feminism: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon at the New Museum, October 27th!

Art+Feminism: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon at the New Museum this Sunday, October 27th! Join us in the Sky Room for an afternoon of workshops, readings, and talks by artists and scholars, as well as guided editing sessions dedicated to expanding Wikipedia entries for feminist figures across the gender spectrum. Work sessions throughout the afternoon will be centered on […]

The Visual Resources Association Foundation (VRAF) announces the 2019-20 Regional Workshop series

The Visual Resources Association Foundation (VRAF) is pleased to announce the 2019-20 Regional Workshop series: November 22, 2019: Beyond Licenses: Integrating Creative Commons, RightsStatements.org, and Traditional Knowledge into Permissions Practices at the University of Denver with instructor Anne Young, Head of Rights and Reproductions, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Newfields. March 13, 2020: Can We Do That?: Intellectual Property […]

Paid Internship in Special Collections Cataloging at the Getty Research Institute

The Getty Graduate Internship Program Getty Graduate Internships are offered in the four programs of the J. Paul Getty Trust—the J. Paul Getty Museum, the Getty Research Institute, the Getty Conservation Institute, and the Getty Foundation, as well as in Getty Publications—to graduate students who intend to pursue careers in fields related to the visual […]

Digital Directions Tucson, April 6-7, 2020 – Comprehensive Training on Digital Preservation

Registration Now Open  DIGITAL DIRECTIONS: Fundamentals of Creating and Managing Digital Collections  —  April  6-7, 2020 — Tucson, Arizona JOIN US in beautiful Tucson, Arizona, for a comprehensive overview of digital preservation, presented by information professionals with deep experience in the preservation of cultural heritage materials. During the two-day training, you will learn about good […]

Paid internship at the NCMA Library, Raleigh, NC

The Art Reference Library at the North Carolina Museum of Art is seeking a paid Library Intern for the Spring 2020 semester. Site description: The Art Reference Library is a 45,000 volume non-circulating library that provides reference service to the art museum staff (curators, educators, conservators) and the public at large.  The library not only houses books […]

Internship in the Getty Conservation Institute Information Center [PAID]

The Getty Graduate Internship Program Getty Graduate Internships are offered in the four programs of the J. Paul Getty Trust—the J. Paul Getty Museum, the Getty Research Institute, the Getty Conservation Institute, and the Getty Foundation, as well as in Getty Publications—to graduate students who intend to pursue careers in fields related to the visual […]

Call for Proposals: Book Art Research Fellowship at the Center for Book Arts (New York, NY)

The Center for Book Arts is pleased to announce the Book Art Research Fellowship for 2020. Researchers and scholars in art history, literature, book history, library science, or museum studies are invited to submit research proposals drawing upon the Center’s unique collections of materials related to book art.  The Center’s collections consist of a Fine Arts […]

“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 […]

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 […]