ACRL Arts Section Blog

May 2, 2011

ACRL Arts Meetings and Events for ALA Annual 2011 New Orleans

Filed under: ALA Annual 2011,Announcements — ccovert @ 2:57 pm

Saturday, June 25

All Committees Meeting

8-10 am Sheraton New Orleans – Southdown

Discussion Forum

10:30-12 pm Sheraton New Orleans – Southdown


  • The Psychoscope: A Staged Reading, a Departmental Collaboration, and a Mysterious Scientific Device

Ann Medaille, Reference & Instruction Librarian, University of Nevada, Reno

  • Indexing the Artist Journal

Amy Ballmer, Reference Librarian Mina Rees Library Graduate Center, CUNY

  • Surveying the Arts Perspective on Electronic Resources

Jessica Evans Brady, Visual & Performing Arts Librarian, Florida State University

  • Programming a Performing Arts Library

Joe Clark, Head of the Performing Arts Library, Kent State University

  • Outreach to Artists: Developing a Culture of Research within the Sam Fox School’s MFA Program

Kasia Leousis, Art & Architecture Librarian, Washington University in St Louis

Current Trends in European Film

10:30-12 pm Morial Convention Center – Rm 277

(Sponsored by ACRL WESS/SEES & co-sponsored in name only by ACRL Arts)

Dance Librarians Discussion Group

1:30-3:30 pm Sheraton New Orleans – Napoleon B3

New Orleans Museum of Art Open House

2-5pm One Collins Diboll Circle, City Park, for more info see, more info on admission and discounts forthcoming.

In conjunction with the exhibit “Bookmarks: The Artist’s Response to Text”

  • 2-3:30pm Library – light refreshments and drinks will be served
  • 3:30-5pm Auditorium – Program by Bill and Vicky Stewart from Vamp and Tramp, Booksellers, LLC, ( books will displayed for a up close look.

Film & Broadcast Librarians Discussion Group

4-5:30 pm Sheraton New Orleans – Bayside A/B

Sunday, June 26

Executive & General Membership

10:30-12 pm New Orleans Marriott – La Galerie 2

Filmmaker Helen Hill: Animation, Activism and Recovery

10:30-12pm Morial Convention Center – Rm 353

(Sponsored by ALA Video Roundtable & co-sponsored by ACRL Arts)

Creating Multimedia Metadata: Controlled Vocabularies Across Time and Space 1:30-3:30 pm Morial Convention Center – Rm 338

(Sponsored by ACRL Arts & co-sponsored in name only by ACRL Image Resources Interest Group, ACRL ANSS, ALCTS Metadata Interest Group)

Digital Arts Discussion Group

4:00-5:30 pm Marriott at Convention Center – Julia

Visual Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education: Introducing a New Interdisciplinary Information Literacy Standard for 21st Century Learner

4:00-5:30 pm Morial Convention Center – Rm 339

(Sponsored by ACRL Image Resources Interest Group & co-sponsored in name only by ACRL Arts)

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