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 […]

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, […]

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: […]

Upcoming tours during ARLIS 2018 Conference

There will be a number of opportunities to book onto tours of iconic art libraries and archives during the ARLIS 2018 Conference, even if you haven’t managed to book a space for the conference itself. Check back here soon for more information on which tours will be open for anyone to book.

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 […]

An Introduction to Art and Design Reference Resources

Monday, 30 January 2017 from 10:00 to 16:00 (GMT) National Art Library, Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL The Arlis Professional Development Committee is pleased to advertise this event, held at the National Art Library, V&A, London. This workshop is of particular interest to new professionals in art librarianship, as well as to art […]

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 […]

ARLIS visit to Rotherhithe Picture Research Library

The Arlis Professional Development Committee are pleased to announce an afternoon visit to the Rotherhithe Picture Research Library, at 2pm on Thursday 25th May 2017. http://www.sandsfilms.co.uk/rotherhithe-picture-research-library.html The Library was established in 1975 as a reference collection, freely available to anyone wishing to do picture research; and sits within Sands Films, an independent film production facility operating in an […]