University of New Mexico, Albuquerque
June 4-7, 2019

SEI 2018 has concluded. SEI 2019 will be held at the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, June 4-7, 2019. Registration will open on January 14, 2019. Please contact SEI Co-Chairs Lesley Chapman (lchapman@colgate.edu) and Courtney Baron (courtney.baron@emory.edu) if you need more information.

The Summer Educational Institute for Visual Resources and Image Management (SEI) is a joint project of the Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA) and the Visual Resources Association Foundation (VRAF). SEI seeks to provide information professionals with a substantive educational and professional development opportunity focused on digital imaging, the information and experience needed to stay current in a rapidly changing field, and the opportunity to create and be part of a network of supportive colleagues.

This intensive three and a half-day workshop features a curriculum taught by expert instructors who cover:

  • Intellectual Property Rights
  • Reformatting
  • Metadata and Cataloging
  • Project Management
  • Digital Curation
  • Digital Repositories
  • Digital Asset Management
  • Digital Humanities
  • Professional Growth and Development

SEI is open to new professionals, current library school students and more experienced professionals interested in updating their skill sets. Participants may include:

  • Library Professionals
  • Museum Professionals
  • Information Professionals
  • Digital Collection Managers
  • Project Managers
  • Visual Resources Professionals
  • Art and Architecture Librarians
  • Current Students
  • Recent Graduates

Participants in SEI 2018 will receive a Certificate of Completion from ARLIS/NA-VRAF, signed by the ARLIS/NA president and the VRA Foundation chair.

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