**Apologies for cross-posting** -
the Art Libraries Society/UK & Ireland (ARLIS) has organised the following event, which may be of interest to graduate trainees from any field considering a career in visual archives or records management in special collections and art and design libraries.
GRASPING THE NETTLE: LIBRARIAN OR ARCHIVIST?
ARLIS/UK & Ireland Students & Trainees & Visual Archives Committees Event
DATE: Thursday 27 November 2003 TIME: 13.30 * 17.00
VENUE: Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, Bedford Square, London
AUDIENCE: Graduate trainees from any field considering a career in visual archives or records management in special collections or art and design libraries.
13.30 * 14.00 Registration & Welcome
14.00 * 14.30 Art and archives - where to start: Estelle Gittins (National Gallery)
14.30 * 15.00 Special collections - the librarian's view: Linda Weston (Royal Academy)
15.00 * 15.30 Tea
15.30 * 16.00 What is a record? And how do you manage it?: Rob Hutton (Imperial War Museum)
16.00 * 16.30 Picture it! - the commercial library: Pandora Mather-Lees (Bridgeman Art Library)
16.30 * 17.00 Discussion & Closing
ARLIS Student members £30.00
ARLIS members £60.00
Non-ARLIS Students £35.00
Non-ARLIS delegates £70.00
BOOKING: Please contact:-
FIONA BARNARD, National Art Library, Word & Image Department, Victoria and Albert
Museum, South Kensington, London SW7 2RL Tel: 0207 942 2381 E-mail: [log in to unmask]