Vienna Museums join OnlyFans and other news – SURFACE

DESIGN SHIPPING Our daily view of the world through the prism of design. BY EDITORS October 19, 2021 Albertina Museum, Vienna … The Design Dispatch offers essential news written by experts in the world of design, designed by our dedicated team. Think of it as your cheat sheet for the day in a design delivered to your inbox before you …

As of Monday, proof of COVID-19 vaccination required at area museums and to access parts of libraries

Starting Monday, people accessing non-essential services in buildings in the Waterloo region will be required to provide proof of their COVID-19 vaccination and personal identification. Proof will be required to enter museums, public spaces in regional buildings, including meeting spaces and to access certain library services. Proof of vaccination will not be required for library patrons who will browse the …

University Libraries Join National Digital Stewardship Alliance

National Digital Stewardship Alliance logo University of Alberta Libraries have been unanimously accepted to become members of the National Digital Stewardship Alliance, an organization that “provides advocacy, expertise and support for the preservation of digital heritage.” The consortium currently has 264 partner organizations. Members of the interest and working groups are Amy Allen, University Archivist; Martha Anderson, Head of Digital …

Library book in the complete program of History Week

October 17, 2021 76 views CLARE County Library History Week runs October 16-22, with its program covering the county during the Revolutionary Period.There will be exhibitions, online lectures, music and lectures, with most of the program accessible at www.clarelibrary.ie.Dr Joe Power will talk about Clare and the Civil War, Áine Hensey will talk about the rebel priests of Mullagh – …

National Friends of Libraries Week October 17-23

Fairfield, Connecticut – The Fairfield Public Library will be spending the week of October 17-23, 2021 celebrating its Friends of the Library organization as part of the 16th National Friends of the Library Week. Exists since 2003, Friends of Fairfield Public Library is a non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing the partnership between the Fairfield Public Library and the community, and …

228 museums are said to have laid off 28% of their employees despite obtaining PPP loans

A report released last week by the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) shows that 228 arts and cultural institutions affected by the pandemic that have received assistance through the federal paycheck protection program ( PPP) of the United States have collectively laid off 28% of their workers, reports Hyperallergic, or more than 14,400 people. In addition, …

UK museums face the long-term effects of Covid

LONDON – The Victoria & Albert Museum in London has one of Britain’s most eccentric collections of treasures. In a room in the Museum of Decorative and Applied Arts is the Great Bed of Ware, a 10-foot-wide four-poster bed that was such a popular tourist attraction in 16th-century England that William Shakespeare mentioned it in ” Twelfth Night “. A …