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Ohio Valley Chapter – (virtual) ANNUAL BUSINESS MEETING

In lieu of the St Louis conference cancellation, we will be holding our annual chapter meeting virtually on Tuesday, April 21st at 2pm Eastern Time.

You can find an agenda for the meeting here.

  • Time: Apr 21, 2020 02:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
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  • Agenda:
    • Approval of Fall 2019 Minutes
    • Reports
    • Project updates
    • Discussion Items
    • Member updates

Joint Fall Meeting – Ohio Valley Chapter and Great Lakes VRA Chapter on October 25

The ARLIS/NA Ohio Valley Chapter will be holding a joint meeting with the VRA Great Lakes Chapter at Oberlin College on October 25, 2019. The registration deadline is October 18th.

Call for Lightning Round Presentations!

Lightning Round Presentations are open to both ARLIS/OV and VRA chapter members. To submit a proposal, fill out the Lightning Round Presentation Proposal Form by October 18th with a 5-minute presentation proposal. The Chapter intends these presentations to be casual, with or without slides, and could simply be an update of what you’re doing at your library.

For full meeting details, visit the Chapter’s website.

ARLIS/NA – Ohio Valley Travel Award winner

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The ARLIS/NA – Ohio Valley Travel Award Committee 2015 is pleased to announce that the Spring 2015 Travel Award has been granted to Stacy Brinkman, Art & Architecture Librarian at Miami University.

Stacy is the chair of the Diversity Planning Grant Task Force, which has worked over the past year to draft an IMLS Planning Grant proposal that will position ARLIS/NA to recruit underrepresented minorities into the art information profession. Stacy is also a member of the ARLIS/NA Membership Committee.

Congratulations, Stacy! We hope to see you at the OV meeting in Fort Worth!

Christine Mannix & Betsy Lantz
ARLIS/NA – Ohio Valley Travel Award Committee 2015

ARLIS/NA-Ohio Valley Travel Award

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ARLIS-Ohio Valley is accepting applications for our Spring 2015 Travel Award. If you are an art librarian or library student living in Ohio, Kentucky, West Virginia, or western Pennsylvania, you can apply for a $250 grant to help defray the costs of attending the 2015 ARLIS/NA 43rd Conference, March 19-23, 2015, in Fort Worth, TX.  Interested ARLIS-Ohio Valley chapter members should follow the application procedures below and send as a Word attachment to Christine Mannix (cmannix@ccad.edu) or Elizabeth Lantz (elantz@clevelandart.org) by February 6, 2015. The winner will be notified no later than February 13, 2015.

Not a member? Visit the ARLIS/Ohio Valley Chapter blog at http://arlisov.wordpress.com/membership-2/ to join! Our professional membership costs $25 per year and our student membership is free with proof of ARLIS/NA membership. Memberships span the calendar year from January 1 to December 31.


  1. Submit a letter of application to the Travel Award Committee addressing any relevant award criteria and indicating how you will benefit from or contribute to the meeting.
  2. Include information regarding any available travel funding from your institution.
  3. Please include a current resume.

2015 ARLIS/Ohio Valley Travel Award Committee:

Christine Mannix, Columbus College of Art & Design
Phone: 614-222-3272  cmannix@ccad.edu

Elizabeth Lantz, Cleveland Museum of Art
Phone: 216-707-2538  blantz@clevelandart.org

Chapter Meeting: Registration and Agenda for the ARLIS/NA Ohio Valley Fall meeting

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Greetings ARLIS/NA:

You are warmly invited to join us for the ARLIS/NA Ohio Valley Fall Meeting being held this year in Pittsburgh at Carnegie Mellon University on Thursday and Friday, October 30th and 31st. Here are the agenda and registration form from our website. Information about the meeting location at the Posner Center as well as transportation and hotel accommodations are included on the agenda page, and you can register by mail or online.

The deadline for registration is October 15. Contact me if you have any questions.

For those of you who are interested in attending the Duane Michals preview on Thursday evening at the Carnegie Museum of Art: Ohio Valley members will be given first preference since we were issued a limited number of invitations. Any invitations remaining will be issued first-come, first-served.

I am excited we are hosting the ARLIS/NA Ohio Valley meeting in Pittsburgh!
We have a great line-up of activities and presentations and hope to see you here!

Mo Dawley

Chair Elect, ARLIS/NA Ohio Valley

Art and Drama Librarian

Senior Librarian

Carnegie Mellon University