ARLIS/NA Annual Conference
May 1-5, Washington, DC
We hope to see you at the 42nd Annual Conference of the Art Libraries Society of North America. We’ll be moderating two panels and hosting a user group lunch:
Collaborative Projects in Open Access: Enhancing Discoverability of Your Collections via the Digital Public Library of America
Friday, May 2, 11:30 AM, Lafayette Room
The panel will explore Artstor’s current accomplishments as a museum content hub for DPLA and our plans to use Shared Shelf to expand this service to libraries. We will also discuss other collaborative open access projects taking place at the speakers’ institutions.
Moderators: Ian McDermott, Artstor Collection Development Manager, and Siân Evans, Artstor Implementation Manager, Strategic Services
Speakers: Gregg Silvis, University of Delaware Library; Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker, Smarthistory; and Kate Blanch, The Walters Art Museum.
Sponsored by the Washington Art Library Resources Committee (WALRC)
Artstor User Group Lunch
Saturday, May 3, 12:00 PM, Constitution Ballroom A
Join us for lunch and learn about the latest additions to the Artstor Digital Library and new developments in Shared Shelf.
Picturing Dissent: Documentation of Labor Movements’ Actions from the Late 19th Century to the Present
Saturday, May 3, 1:00 PM, Lafayette Room
Speakers will present their special collections of documentary photographs, political cartoons, and labor movement ephemera across a century, and a member of the Occupy Wall Street Archives Working Group will discuss the group’s achievements.
Moderator: Elizabeth Berenz, Artstor Senior Implementation Manager
Speakers: Kathryn Dowgiewicz, Kheel Center, Cornell University; Erika Gottfried, Tamiment Library/Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives/Abraham Lincoln Brigade Archives, New York University; Barb Morley, Kheel Center, Cornell University; and Anna Perricci, Columbia University.