Posted on behalf of Doug Litts of the Smithsonian American Art Museum/National Portrait Gallery Library…
Attending the American Library Association conference in June (or just in the Washington, DC area)? Come join us on Monday, June 28, from 2-4 PM for an informal open house of the Smithsonian’s resources for American art research— just two blocks away from the Washington, D.C. Convention Center in the Victor Building (750 9th Street NW).
Please RSVP via email Christine Hennessey at artref[at]si.edu by Friday, June 25.
Four units for research will be opening their doors: Smithsonian American Art Museum and National Portrait Gallery Library; Research and Scholars Center, Smithsonian American Art Museum; The Center for Electronic Research and Outreach Services (CEROS); The Archives for American Art.
More information about the open house can be found at: http://smithsonianlibraries.si.edu/smithsonianlibraries/2010/05/artopenhouse.html
Other Smithsonian Libraries, including The Warren M. Robbins Library at the National Museum of African Art, will be hosting tours on Tuesday, June 28. Information and reservation information can be found at: http://smithsonianlibraries.si.edu/smithsonianlibraries/2010/05/library_tours.html