controlaccess: Relevant Subjects in Archives and Related Fields 2017-03-26

This is the weekly roundup of headlines in and around archives, including some library, museum, digital humanities, and information science things as well. If you see something we’ve missed, please email us!


SAA News

Vote in SAA’s 2017 Election!
Submit your ballot by March 31.

SAA Signs on to Letter Regarding Data Provisions in Executive Orders on Immigration

Contribute to the SAA Student Chapter Manual
Part of an SAA student chapter? Consider adding your expertise to the SAA Student Chapter Manual, now in progress.

Survey on SAA Participation
The Membership Committee is seeking feedback on barriers to participation in SAA through a brief three-question survey. The survey will close March 31.

March/April issue of Archival Outlook is out!


Other Professional Happenings

Survey for MLIS (or equal) grads in US
Take this survey on how student participation in professional organizations has affected your career

Deadline for ACA Exam
The Academy of Certified Archivists’ exam deadline is May 15.


Annual Meeting, July 23-29, 2017

Portland Host Committee Blog


Conferences and Trainings

Business Archives…Establishing and Managing an Archives
June 12-14, 2017 at Harley-Davidson Museum, Milwaukee, WI

Georgia Archives Institute
June 12-23, 2017 in Morrow, GA. Application deadline is April 1.

Cultural Diversity Competency
April 5, 2017 in Omaha, NE


Archives and Archivists in the News

Archivists Prepare to Finish Orson Welles’ Final Movie ‘The Other Side of the Wind’

Experts find what may be the earliest color film of the White House grounds




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