ARLIS/NA - Twin Cities

A local chapter of the Art Libraries Society of North America

Author: Ginny Moran (page 1 of 2)

ARLIS/NA 2019 Annual Conference Travel Awards Available

The ARLIS/NA Travel Awards Subcommittee is pleased to announce that Travel Award applications are open for the 47th annual ARLIS/NA conference, to be held in Salt Lake City, March 26 – 30, 2019.
Handy links:
Application deadline for all conference travel awards: Monday, November 26, 2018, 12:00 pm EST
 
Awards Open to Current ARLIS/NA Members:
Conference Attendance Award ($1000)
Eligibility: Individual member who serves as a committee member, group moderator, and/or chapter officer.
Purpose: To encourage participation in ARLIS/NA by assisting conference attendance by committee members, chapter officers, and moderators, of divisions, sections, and round tables.
Student Conference Attendance Award ($1000)
Eligibility: Student members who are active participants in ARLIS/NA and are currently enrolled in an accredited graduate program in Library Studies and/or Information Studies or have recently graduated (within 12 mos. of graduation).
Purpose: To encourage participation in ARLIS/NA by assisting students considering a career in art librarianship or visual resources to attend the annual ARLIS/NA conference.
Awards Open to All Eligible Applicants:
Student Diversity Award for Conference Attendance ($1000)
Eligibility: Students from a traditionally under-represented group who are currently enrolled in an accredited graduate program in Library Studies and/or Information Studies or have recently graduated (within 12 mos. of graduation).
Purpose: To encourage multicultural students considering a career in art librarianship or visual resources to participate in the activities of ARLIS/NA.
Howard Karno Award ($1000)
Eligibility: Art librarians residing in Latin America or Art Librarians residing in North America working with significant Latin American art/architecture research collections or researching subjects or themes related to Latin American art/architecture.
Purpose: To encourage professional development of art librarians who work to advance the study of Latin American art through interaction with ARLIS/NA colleagues and conference participation.
Judith A. Hoffberg Student Award for Conference Attendance ($1000)
About: Sponsored by the Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA) the Judith A. Hoffberg Student Award for Conference Attendance is given annually in honor of the founding of ARLIS/NA and its first president. The Art Libraries Society of North America was founded in 1972 by a group of art librarians attending the American Library Association annual conference in Chicago at the initiative of Judith Hoffberg.
Eligibility: Students who are currently enrolled in an accredited graduate program in Library Studies and/or Information Studies or have recently graduated (within 12 mos. of graduation).
Purpose: To encourage students considering a career in art librarianship or visual resources to participate in the activities of ARLIS/NA.

Spring 2018 Meeting – Please RSVP!

Please RSVP by Wednesday, May 30 for our Spring 2018 meeting!

Direct link to RSVP form:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdu1GgodynsbPG-7jXnnLY584Akayv-l7JtqhKK0hx33AGg9Q/viewform

ARLIS/NA-Twin Cities Spring Meeting Agenda
Minnesota History Center, Fraternal Congress Classroom (off the Library Lobby)
Friday, June 1, 2018

9-9:30 am Light refreshments and networking

9:30-10:15 am Business Meeting

Break  (15  min.)

10:30 – A talk and tour with Lori Williamson, MNHS Collections
“Join us for a behind-the-scenes tour of our rarely seen, state-of-the-art collection storage areas. We will visit the Library, Archives Storage, Artifact Storage, Art Storage, as well as a Conservation Lab. At each stop we will see unique examples from the Collection. Think of it as a sneak peek into Minnesota’s (very clean) attic!”

12 pm – Walk (or bike) to lunch at Afro Deli, downtown St. Paul

The parking lot at the Minnesota History Center is available to building visitors, members, and the general public when spaces are available. Enter off of Kellogg Boulevard.

Daily parking is $6. Members receive a discounted rate when they show their card. Event rates may apply for special programs or when events occur downtown.

Limited handicapped parking is available free of charge (with permit) at the parking meters when you pull into the History Center drive. Additional handicapped parking is available for a fee in our parking lot.

Bike parking is available at bike racks outside the front entrance.

Visit http://www.minnesotahistorycenter.org/directions for more information on parking, directions, public transportation and an overall museum site map.

We invite you to share this with interested colleagues, whether they are currently members or not.

Looking forward to seeing you all,

Your ARLIS/NA-TC Chapter Officers

Ginny Moran, Chair

Beth Goodrich, Vice-chair

John Lyon, Secretary/Treasurer
Bailey Diers, Past Chair
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