Museums Association Conference & Exhibition 2018

Museums Association Conference & Exhibition 2018 8-10 November, Belfast The Museums Association Conference & Exhibition is the largest event of its kind in Europe for museums and heritage professionals. Over 1,500 senior staff discuss the latest issues, discover new practice and meet the world’s leading suppliers and consultants. The theme of Belfast 2018 is Dissent: […]

ARLIS/UK & Ireland AGM 2018

  Don’t forget about our 2018 AGM, taking place 8th May 2.30 – 4.30 pm at The Prince’s Charities Shoreditch Gallery: 19-22 Charlotte Road, London EC2A 3SG We have important issues to decide, good news to share, and many new and enthusiastic Officers/Trustees, Council and Committees’ members to vote in and to meet! We hope that […]

Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

ARLIS UK & Ireland Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon Art Librarians Unite! Down with default man! We want women on the wikis! Catch up with all your favourite Art Librarians during a session of communal updating of Wikipedia entries on subjects related to gender, art and feminism. #fightthepower #artandfeminism #noweditingaf #AF5 Wednesday 7th March 2018, 2pm-7pm Chelsea […]

‘Taking the Plunge: Art Librarianship as a Career Option’: yet another view

‘Taking the Plunge: Art Librarianship as a Career Option’, ARLIS/UK & Ireland Professional Development Committee,  Goldsmiths, University of London, 19 April 2017. My first ever ARLIS event was held at the library of Goldsmiths, University of London. It was good to be back in New Cross, south-east London, as I lived in this area for […]

Taking the Plunge: Art Librarianship as a Career Option, April 19, 2017 : another view

Taking the Plunge: Art Librarianship as a Career Option ARLIS/UK & Ireland Professional Development Committee, Goldsmiths, University of London, April 19, 2017 On April 19th, I attended my first ARLIS/UK & Ireland event, ‘Taking the Plunge: Art Librarianship as a Career Option’, held at Goldsmiths, University of London. I recently volunteered to give a presentation about working […]

Taking the Plunge: Art Librarianship as a Career Option, 19 April 2017

Taking the Plunge: Art Librarianship as a Career Option ARLIS UK/Ireland Professional Development Committee Goldsmiths, University of London, 19 April 2017 A personal reflection I have recently begun considering professional development. I also harbour a longing to return to my arts background. In relation to this I am keen to learn more about the art […]

Report: ‘Beginner’s Guide to Cataloguing: AACR2 and MARC21 Basics’, ARLIS/UK&Ireland Cataloguing and Classification Committee, 10 March 2017

On 10 March 2017 I attended the event ‘Beginner’s Guide to Cataloguing: AACR2 and MARC21 Basics’, organised by the ARLIS/UK & Ireland Cataloguing and Classification Committee. The event was held at the National Portrait Gallery, in a pleasant training room with enough space to mill about and get to know other participants during the coffee […]

Taking the Plunge: Art Librarianship as a Career Option, 19 April 2017

Taking the Plunge: Art Librarianship as a Career Option Wednesday, 19 April 2017 from 14:00 to 17:30 (GMT) The Library, Goldsmiths, University of London 8 Lewisham Way London SE14 6NW Library The ARLIS Professional Development Committee are pleased to present Taking the Plunge – an event aimed at introducing those interested in a career in art librarianship to the diversity of […]