News and Events

Have some news to share? Contact the Content Editor.


2019 Melva J. Dwyer Award

The Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA) is pleased to announce that The Writing on the Wall: The work of Joane Cardinal-Schubert, the first comprehensive examination of the artist’s life and work, was presented with the 28th annual Melva J. Dwyer Award at the The Art Libraries Society of North America’s (ARLIS/NA) annual conference. The book was published in 2017 by University of Calgary Press and edited by Lindsey Sharman.

Read more ...

2018 Distinguished Service Award - ARLIS/NA Honors Janis Ekdahl

The Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA) is pleased to announce Janis Ekdahl as the recipient of the 2018 Distinguished Service Award. She is the 28th person to receive the Society’s highest honor. 

Read more ...

Advocacy and Public Policy Committee News Alert, April 2019

The Advocacy and Public Policy Committee News Alerts support the committee's mission to monitor public policy issues and keep the ARLIS/NA membership informed. The monthly alerts are intended to be conversation starters, help members keep up on public policy issues, and alert members to new developments. 

Read more ...

Call for Authors: The New Art Museum Library

Members of the Museum Division of ARLIS/NA, Amelia Nelson and Traci Timmons, are pleased to announced that a publisher has been secured for a new publication focused on art museum libraries and librarianship: The New Art Museum Library (Rowman & Littlefield, forthcoming 2020).

Read more ...