The Lois Swan Jones Professional Development Award honors the memory of Lois Swan Jones, Professor Emerita of art history at the University of North Texas and charter member of the ARLIS/NA Texas-Mexico Chapter.
Professor Jones was the author of several standard works on art information research methods and a recipient of the 1996 ARLIS/NA Distinguished Service Award. The combination of her enthusiasm, commitment to education, and love for art history serves as a model for art information professionals. For more information, see: Remembering Lois Swan Jones.
The Lois Swan Jones award is made possible through contributions from chapter members and other supporters.
The Lois Swan Jones Professional Development Award supports and encourages the participation of an ARLIS/NA Texas-Mexico Chapter member in the ARLIS/NA annual conference by helping to defray conference expenses.
The Lois Swan Jones Professional Development Award includes a monetary award to go toward conference expenses as well as a year of membership in the ARLIS/NA Texas-Mexico chapter.
See LSJ Application to apply.