Call for nominations: Vice-Chair/Chair Elect and Treasurer

The ARLIS/SC Nominating Committee is accepting nominations for the positions of Vice-Chair/Chair Elect (1 year as Vice-Chair; 1 year as Chair; 1 year as Immediate Past-Chair) and Treasurer (2 years). These positions will commence beginning January 1, 2012. Anyone interested in serving can self-nominate; you may also submit the name of an ARLIS/SC colleague to the Nominating Committee.


For a complete description of the duties and responsibilities carried out by these offices, see the chapter’s bylaws at (be sure to go to the amendments for Treasurer duties)


The Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect shall act as executive officer in the event the Chair is unable to serve, shall act as program chair, and shall be responsible for the sending of all announcements of meetings to the membership.


The Treasurer shall maintain current membership lists; collect membership dues; maintain the chapter’s financial records, including establishing and monitoring the chapter’s bank account; write checks and reimbursements as needed; provide name tags for meetings and labels for mailings; present financial reports at meetings and for annual report; and coordinate activities with the membership committee.


There are many benefits to serving as a chapter officer. Officers gain valuable leadership experience while contributing towards ensuring that ARLIS/NA Southern California Chapter meets the professional needs of art and architecture librarians and visual resources professionals in our region.


Please send your nominations to by Wednesday, November 30, 2011 and contact us with any questions.



ARLIS/SC Nominating Committee


Patricia Peregrine

Librarian, Archivist & Information Professional


Alyssa Resnick

Development, Technology & Collection Services Administrator

Glendale Public Library