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2015 Study Tour

The International Relations Committee (IRC) has been invited by colleagues in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro to organize a study tour to these cities. In recent months the IRC has developed a preliminary itinerary for this trip. The trip will take place June 6 – 14, 2015, beginning in São Paulo.

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What Our Members Are Saying: Liv Valmestad

Art Librarian (Full), Architecture/Fine Arts Library, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada

I first became aware of ARLIS/NA way back in 1991/92 when I was a library science student at the University of Western Ontario, now known as Western University. A professor there told me about ARLIS/NA, as she knew I had a M.A. in art history and had worked in an art library. Whenever I could, I related my assignments to art librarianship and my bibles soon became Art Information: Research Methods and Resources by Lois Swan Jones and Facilities Standards for Art Libraries and Visual Resources Collections, by B.J. Irvine. Imagine my thrill when I finally met these incredible art librarians in person in my ARLIS/NA future, then still unbeknownst to me! In fact, the ARLIS/NA listserv deserves 100% credit for where I am today because it is where I saw my present position advertised!

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New 2015 Executive Board Members

Congratulations to the newly elected 2015 executive board members. They will join the executive board at the 2015 Membership Meeting to be held at the 43rd Annual Conference in Fort Worth, Texas.

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