Arts Section

arts logoArts is a section of the Association of College and Research Libraries, a division of the American Library Association. The Arts Section represents librarians and specialists working in or interested in the fields of visual and performing arts. Arts provides an umbrella organization for the promotion of library service in this field through discussion of current issues, the exchange of information, and the carrying out of suitable projects.

ArtsGuide: 2016 ALA Annual Conference - Orlando: Google Map

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Going to ALA Annual? Get info on the go with our Orlando ArtsGuide! Accessible via mobile devices and desktops this Google Map is a selective guide to cultural attractions and events in/near Orlando.

Although created by the ACRL Arts Section specifically for attendees of the 2016 ALA Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida prices and [show]times should be verified with the websites provided.

Plan on taking pictures of the arts/performances you attend during the conference? Share your photos via our Facebook page or tweet about it using the #ArtsSection hashtag.

Special thanks to all of our contributors and the ACRL Arts Publications and Research Committee!

Now don't forget your chargers and sun-screen/glasses, stay hydrated and enjoy Orlando!!


Join the Arts Section Listserv

Want to know more about what has been going on with the Arts Section? Join our listerv now!

Volunteer Now for an Arts Committee

Want to get more involved with Arts? Volunteer for a committee. Just fill our the ACRL volunteer form here. View current committees and rosters here.

Contribute to the Arts Section Blog

Join the discussion on the Arts Section Blog. The blog is an environment for dialogue about Section activities and about any topic of arts librarianship that is of interest. Get started here.


If you would like ACRL Arts to post info or links on our website, please email the webmaster with the link you would like it on, the document, and other necessary information.

If you would like to post on ACRL Arts Social Media streams (blog, Facebook, and Twitter), please contact the chair of membership and outreach with the content, image, and other necessary information.


Updated: January 2016