Taking the Plunge: Art Librarianship as a Career Option

The Professional Development Committee of ARLIS/UK & Ireland are pleased to announce our next event Taking the Plunge: Art Librarianship as a Career Option to be held 1.00-5.30pm on Tuesday 25th of June at Chelsea College of Arts, University of the Arts London. This free event is for anyone who would like to consider working […]

ARCLIB / ARLIS joint Teachmeet in Manchester

04.03.2019 The first ARLIS and ARCLIB joint event took place at Manchester Metropolitan University Library (MMU) on a crisp Monday afternoon in early March. Gathered in one the Library’s many teaching spaces, the event got off to a thought-provoking start with participants sharing teaching ideas, techniques and tools.  Teachmeet Sally Bell Faculty Librarian, University of […]

ARLIS/UK & Ireland 2019 AGM

For all members, Council is delighted to announce that the 2019 AGM will take place on Monday 13th May and will be kindly hosted by the British Library. Please follow the link below to sign up to attend the AGM by Friday 12th April. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfaq3M57_RaJicZx5Ib4qrX-bx50C3D-sEDd6sEmdXOVlf2Hg/viewform The day programme is as follows: 12-14:30 Lunch for former […]

Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

An ARLIS/UK & Ireland and University of the Arts London event. Art Librarians and all unite! Down with default man! We want women on the wikis! It’s March, so it’s time for another Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon! Come along to a session of communal updating of Wikipedia entries on subjects related to Art, Feminism, […]

ARLISmatters Podcast… Episode 04: Cassy and Alex do Conference. 2018 style.

With summer 2019 fast approaching and the prospect of another excellent ARLIS/UK & Ireland Conference looming large (a 50th anniversary bonanza in Glasgow no less), join Alex and Cassy in episode 04 of the ARLISmatters podcast as they cast their minds back to the halcyon days of the 2018 Conference. Includes vox pops with delegates […]

ARLIS/UK Chair Elect

ARLIS/UK & Ireland is urgently calling for nomination for the role of Chair Elect who will take up the Position as Chair 2019-2021 at the next AGM in May 2019. If you would like to be nominated, please find a proposer and a seconder to sign the nomination form. If you have a candidate in […]

Kickstarter campaign for second printing of the Bolted Book

The acclaimed facsimile of Fortunato Depero’s 1927 masterwork, the Bolted Book (Depero Futurista), published by Designers & Books, is now in its second printing and available on Kickstarter.   Please note there is a special offer for ARLIS/UK and Ireland members during the Kickstarter campaign: Bolted Book Facsimile + Reader’s Guide + Custom-designed display stand (3-piece set) for $127.   Your name will be included […]