We are seeking proposals for the ARLIS/NA Mountain West Chapter virtual conference. Please consider submitting a proposal!
CALL FOR PROPOSALS
WIDE ANGLE: Perspectives on Visual + Media Arts Information
ARLIS/NA Mountain West Chapter 2013 Virtual Conference
November 15, 2013
The Mountain West Chapter of the Art Libraries Society of North America invites proposals for their upcoming conference, which will examine current and future issues in libraries, archives, museums, and cultural heritage institutions for art, film, and media. We welcome proposals for sessions and/or papers on any of the following themes as they relate to art, architecture, film, or media studies:
--the role of information professionals in the teaching of these disciplines
--future directions in the acquisition, preservation, or cataloging of visual materials
--the future of the art library, the film library, or the media collection
--new developments in copyright and fair use for visual material
--assessment, planning, outreach, or marketing of services or collections
--other relevant areas of interest to information professionals working with art, film, media, and related disciplines
Please submit an abstract of no more than 250 words to firstname.lastname@example.org by Aug 15, 2013. Specify if you are submitting a paper (20 minutes) or a session (panel of 3 papers, 20 mins each). Please include the names, titles, and affiliations of all presenters. The ARLIS/NA Mountain West Chapter welcomes submissions from students, new professionals, librarians, non-librarians, and interested individuals from outside the Mountain West region. You do not need to be a member of Mountain West or ARLIS/NA to submit a proposal.
About ARLIS/NA-Mountain West:
The Mountain West Chapter of the Art Libraries Society of North America serves Arizona, Colorado, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming. ARLIS/NA is the leading professional organization for art information professionals in libraries, museums, archives, and cultural heritage institutions.
Vice Chair/Chair Elect, ARLIS/NA-MW Chapter
Arts & Humanities Librarian
Weber State University