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ARLIS/NA Southern California Chapter Fall 2017 Meeting

The long awaited ARLIS Southern California Chapter Fall 2017 meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 28, 2017, 5pm–7pm at USC Libraries’ ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives.

About ONE

ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives at the USC Libraries is the largest repository of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer (LGBTQ) materials in the world.

Founded in 1952, ONE Archives currently houses over two million archival items including periodicals, books, film, video and audio recordings, photographs, artworks, organizational records, and personal papers.

Please RSVP here

Due to space constraints ONE archives can only accommodate up to 25 attendees.

Please respond by November 21, 2017. Agenda forthcoming.

Call for Contributors!

The 37th issue of Canvas is in the works and we would like to hear from our members!

  • Are you a new member? Write a paragraph about yourself and your workplace. Include a photo too!
  • Have you changed jobs, been promoted, or retired in the last year? Tell us about it!
  • Do you know a student who would like to be featured in our Student Spotlight section?
  • Have you attended a Southern California Chapter meeting or activity in 2015 and are willing to summarize the event or send in photos? Let us know!

Potential contributors should contact Cathryn Copper at cathryn.copper@woodbury.eduThe deadline for contributions is Friday, January 29, 2016.

Now Accepting Applications for Travel Awards!

The 44th Annual ARLIS/NA Conference is taking place in Seattle, Washington, March 8-12, 2016. It is the 3rd joint conference with the Visual Resources Association (VRA). Attending the conference is a great opportunity to network with other professionals in the art libraries and archives field as well as to gain insight on growing trends and important issues.

The Southern California Chapter of ARLIS/NA is currently offering two travel awards to support and encourage involvement by helping defray the costs of attending the conference. We encourage all to apply!

For more information visit our Travel Awards page.