Published 12/7/15

The Professional Development Committee and Membership Committee have announced the ARLIS/NA Learning Portal is now open access.

The Learning Portal was created to provide a digital repository of resources produced by art information and visual resources professionals for anyone interested in current issues in art librarianship. A diverse offering available through the Learning Portal, such as conference sessions, webinars, and lunchtime chats, supports professional development and furthers important conversations in the field. Topics address a wide range of professional interests, including advances in technology, library instruction, collection development, publishing, creativity in the workplace, and professional advocacy. In addition to supporting other important initiatives, ARLIS/NA memberships generously support the Learning Portal.

Recent highlights in the Learning Portal include:

Select “Sign Up”, located in the upper right corner of the portal page, to create a free account and view full content.

The Professional Development Committee is interested in projects for the Learning Portal. Those with potential content should view the submission guidelines. Questions should be directed to