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Midwestern Art Cataloging Discussion Group

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ARLIS/NA-Midstates Fall Meeting
October 18 through October 20, 2018
Indianapolis, IN

All are welcome! Please register here.


Thursday, October 18

5:30 to 7:30:
Casual dinner together for those already in town.
Location TBD.

Friday, October 19

Friday morning (IUPUI University Library)
8:30 to 9:00
Breakfast, Welcome, and Introductions

9:00 to 10:15
Business Meeting

10:15 to 10:30
Poster Presentations are available during breaks between scheduled morning events:

Comics Research Libraries and the Needs of Academic Researchers – Tyne Lowe

ArtLab: An Art Discovery Tool – Stacia McKeever

10:30 to 12:00
Presentations & Discussion:

Capturing the Museum Experience: Saving Electronic Media in the Galleries (and beyond) – Molly Szymanski

There are No Bibliographic Emergencies: Working with Researchers to Overcome Unexpected Database Changes – Stephanie Fletcher

Creativity in the Classroom: Information Literacy as Artistic Practice – Mackenzie Salisbury & Larissa Garcia*

*Presentation will include lightning round session to allow participants to share their ideas among the group.

In addition to meeting on site, we will offer virtual participation for our morning activities including: the meeting, presentations, and discussion.

Friday afternoon (Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art)
12:30 to 3:00
Lunch & Exhibits

Friday evening (Herron Art Library)
4:00 to 6:00

Friday dinner on your own, recommendations to follow

Saturday, October 20

Meet for breakfast/coffee (location TBD) followed by a tour and demonstration at the Indianapolis Art Center and time to walk the grounds. More details about Saturday morning plans to follow.

Register here!