2008/09 Kress Fellowship in Art Librarianship – Yale University

Yale University Library Seeks Applications and Nominations for 2008/09 Kress Fellowship in Art Librarianship at Yale University The Kress Fellowship is intended for a recent graduate from library school who wishes to pursue a career in art librarianship. Through this fellowship, the Kress Foundation seeks to achieve in the field of art librarianship what it […]

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 […]

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

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS – ARLIS/NA Internship Award 2007-2008

The Art Libraries Society of North America is now accepting applications for its annual Internship Award.The ARLIS/NA Internship Award provides financial support for students preparing for a career in art librarianship or visual resources curatorship. The award grants $2,500.00 to the selected recipient to support a period of internship in an art library or visual […]

Fall 2007 Continuing Education Workshops at Simmons College

Fall/Winter 2007 *Continuing Education* *Workshops* from Simmons College GSLISCE http://www.simmons.edu/gslis/continuinged/workshops/ *ONLINE WORKSHOPS* * Beyond Booklists & Book Discussions for Youth: Shifting Formats and Multiple Venues * Creating Online Tutorials: A Designer’s Challenge * Creating Website Indexes * Feed Your Site: Building a Dynamic Web Presence for Your Library * Fundamentals of Database Design * Instructional […]

Historical Society of Frederick County (MD) Internship

The Historical Society of Frederick County is offering a paid internship for a student interested in developing skills in archival processing and historical research. The 24-week internship will pay $10.00 per hour and will entail approximately twelve hours per week, working under the supervision of the Historical Society’s archivist. The internship will focus upon processing, […]

Free/Cheap Professional Development

Since most of us fall into the Student/New Professional category, I imagine that there are many among us who: A) Are interested in professional development opportunities But, B) Don’t get institutional support or funding for professional development. So, I was curious… what kinds of opportunities are folks taking advantage of in terms of free or […]