ArLiSNAP Meeting Agenda Draft – comments welcome!

Got something to say? Here’s your chance! Below is the draft agenda for our meeting on Sunday morning. If you’d like to add anything, feel free to post a comment here or on our Facebook page, or send a message to one of the ArLiSNAP moderators. New member welcome Introduction of new co-moderator, Rachel Schend Potential […]

ArLiSNAP in DC

We’re just a few short days away from the start of ARLIS/NA 2014 in Washington, DC! Keep ArLiSNAP in mind as you plan your conference activities – we’ve got two official events lined up for the week. ArLiSNAP’s Night Out (Annual Pub-stop) Friday, May 2 – 8:30pm, Capitol City Brewing Company Your Dumbarton Oaks after […]

RISS #arlis2014 Conference News: SEE YOU IN DC!

Hello there, conference goers!  The #arlis2014 Reference and Information Services Section (RISS) will meet Sunday May 4, 2014, from 8:00- 9:00am, in the Conference Theater of the Grand Hyatt.  We know that is early, but we will be ready to wow you with a cheery overview of all that outgoing Moderator Emilee Mathews has accomplished […]

ARLIS/NA Conference Attendees: Vote for a Pubstop!

  For all those who can join us for the pubstop in Washington, we want to hear from you! We have two interesting options close to the conference hotel so far: Capitol City Brewing Company: right across from the hotel, lots of beer choices, basic pub food. Co Co Sala: Chocolate boutique with a full […]

Volunteers needed: be a Librarian Wardrobe photographer at ARLIS/NA 2014!

Calling all fashion and photography enthusiasts! Volunteer photographers are needed to capture ARLIS/NA members’ legendary style for the Librarian Wardrobe blog — http://librarianwardrobe.com. For inspiration — here are last year’s photographers and their pics from Pasadena. It’s wonderful that Librarian Wardrobe has agreed to partner with ARLIS/NA again for our conference in D.C. In order […]

Chapter Award: Congrats to the Winner of ARLIS/NA Upstate NY Travel Award!

Congratulations to Sandra Brown, the recipient of the 2014 ARLIS/NA Upstate NY Travel Award Award! The $200 award will help to defray the expense of attending the 2014 ARLIS/NA Annual Conference in Washington, D.C., May 1-5. Sandra, a MSIS candidate at SUNY Albany, will be co-presenting a workshop, “Bookings: Making Makerspaces for Artists Books” at […]

Pre-conference Jitters

It’s just under six weeks until ARLIS/NA Conference 2014 http://www.arlisna.org/washingtondc2014/index.php in Washington, DC, and I am eagerly looking forward to attending my first, of what I hope will be, many ARLIS/NA conferences to come.  That being said, I am also a mess of nervous anticipation. I have logged in to the Conference SCHED no less than a […]

Last Call: Join us at the DC Lofty hostel in Washington!

  Arlisnappers are currently reserving spots in an all-female dorm room at DC Lofty, and would like to invite any conference attendees who have yet to arrange their lodging in Washington to join us! Contact Ellen (ellen.j.tisdale[at]gmail[dot]com) for more details. With the conference approaching in just a few weeks, it’s time to decide which sessions […]

Reminder: Reserve your spot for conference lodging with other ArLiSNAP members!

If you’re looking to share a room at the Grand Hyatt or the nearby DC Lofty hostel, get in touch with co-moderator Ellen (ellen.j.tisdale[at]gmail[dot]com). More details about lodging options can be found here. Early bird pricing for conference registration ends March 20th! See details here. Early rate and regular rate is the same for students, […]