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New Special Interest Group: Web Archiving

The Web Archiving Special Interest Group will steward the community of art librarians currently engaged or interested in collecting, preserving, and providing access to born-digital resources native to the World Wide Web.

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National Gallery of Art, At the Writing Table  c. 1790

Editorial Board Seeks MTR and Media Editors

The ARLIS/NA Executive Board invites applications for a Multimedia & Technology Reviews (MTR) co-editor and a media editor. The editors are appointed/reappointed by the vice president/president-elect in consultation with the editorial director, report to the editorial director, and are members of the ARLIS/NA Editorial Board.

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New Special Interest Group: Exhibitions

A new Exhibitions Special Interest Group (SIG) has been approved by the ARLIS/NA Executive Board. Krista Ivy, reference and instruction librarian at the University of California, Riverside Library, will serve as the SIG's first coordinator.

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What Our Members Are Saying: Suzanne Rackover

Manager, Library & Archives, Paul D. Fleck Library & Archives, The Banff Centre

 ARLIS/NA was my first introduction to the professional world of art librarianship. Attending my first conference in Minneapolis and learning that there was a cohort of art librarians in Canada and around the world that I could turn to for mentorship and professional council was a revelation. Having the umbrella of ARLIS/NA to structure our meetings and guide us through policymaking, collection building, and professional development is invaluable, particularly in Canada where for many of us the next closest art librarian could be several hundred kilometers away.


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