ARLIS webinar! Friday, Feb. 11 – Getting Started: Cover Letter, Resume and Interview Tips for New Professionals

Awesome webinar for those who are on the job hunt (and pretty much everyone else)! Please note that it is limited to current ARLIS/NA members only. Getting Started: Cover Letter, Resume and Interview Tips for New Professionals A webinar presented by ARLIS NA Education Subcommittee Friday, February 11 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EST Space […]

ARLIS/NA Webinar Friday 1/14: Benefits of Career Mentoring

Via  ARLIS/L… do attend this free online interest session if you’d like to learn more about the Career Mentoring workshop at this year’s conference. ARLIS NA Presents: The Benefits of Career Mentoring Reserve your Webinar seat now at: On March 24th a workshop on Career Mentoring will be offered at the joint VRA & […]

Apply now for ACRL Immersion ’11 Program

Via ACRL Update: The Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) is accepting applications for its Immersion ’11 Program. Complete program details and application materials are online at (click “Immersion 11 Program”). The application deadline is Dec. 1, 2010. The ACRL Immersion ’11 Program provides four-and-a-half days of intensive information literacy training and education for […]

This Friday: ARLIS/NA Chat on Branding the Arts Library

Don’t forget that ARLIS/NA’s Chat Series is offering up a great discussion later this week! I personally recommend “Marketing Today’s Academic Library” to anyone who is interested in user experience and branding for libraries. It’s a thought-provoking read and this week’s discussion promises to be every bit as interesting. Technical info and details about past […]

Professional workshops & conferences roundup

I know you all are stoked for ARLIS/NA Annual in Boston –  here are some other great events, workshops and conferences that may also be of interest. SEI Pro – Summer Educational Institute For Visual Resources & Image Management – registration has officially opened. Albuquerque, NM, June 8 – 11, 2010 This intensive workshop is […]

Professional development at ALA-Annual in Chicago

For those of you planning to attend the American Library Association’s annual Conference in Chicago, July 9 – July 15, here are two great programs which may be of interest to new librarians. The Conference Mentoring Program (sponsored by the New Members Round Table, NMRT) is open to all ALA members and is designed to […]

The Grant Institute's Grants 101: Professional Grant Proposal Writing Workshop

The Grant Institute’s Grants 101: Professional Grant Proposal Writing Workshop will be held at the NYCSeminar & ConferenceCenter, April 22 – 24, 2008. Interested development professionals, researchers, faculty, and graduate students should register as soon as possible, as demand means that seats will fill up quickly. Please forward, post, and distribute this e-mail to your […]

Free Web Lecture: Charting Their Journeys: Explorers Record the Americas, 1500 – 1900

Charting Their Journeys:  Explorers Record the Americas, 1500 – 1900From the search for a new trade route to the Orient to the race for a lunar landing, explorers have charted their journeys in wonderfully pictorial maps.  What were the explorers’ impressions?  What experiences and observations prompted the explorers to record them on maps and charts?  […]