Costume Institute’s Irene Lewisohn Costume Reference Library
Special Issue Information
Genealogy is a scholarly, peer-reviewed Journal in our field, produced by international academic publishers MDPI (http://www.mdpi.com/journal/genealogy). Dr Bruce Durie is one of the Founding Editorial Board members, and has agreed to edit a Special Issue: Heraldry and Coats of Arms.
Memorizing the Future: Collecting in the 21st Century, Vanderbilt University, Nashville/TN
The International Committee for Museology (ICOFOM) and Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) are pleased to announce that on online “Defining the Museum of the 21st Century” symposium will be held on Friday, September 14, 2018. ICOFOM’s goal is to construct a global definition of "museum" and is hosting a series of symposia around the world in pursuit of that goal.
Due date for submission is September 3, 2018.
The Archives and Special Collections department of the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Library is pleased to announce the award of a $99,325 "Pitch-An-Idea, Local" grant for the first year of a two-year project from the Institute of Museum and Library Services’ (IMLS) Library Services and Technology Act funding administered through the California Sta
Members of the Library History Round Table of ALA created the Phyllis Dain Library History Dissertation Award to recognize outstanding work in our field by emerging library historians. The committee for the selection of the 2019 Dain Dissertation Award winner is seeking submissions by January 11, 2019.
We are looking for contributors to a workshop focused on ethnical, legal, professional and educational issues surrounding handling materials featuring forms of indigenous cultural/intellectual heritage, and/or created with participation of indigenous peoples, or on indigenous lands.
This will be of interest to librarians, archivists, and historians who work in museums, special collections, and public history institutions.
CFP: Journal of New Librarianship