controlaccess: Relevant Subjects in Archives and Related Fields 2017-04-09

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

ARCHIVES 2017 Registration is now Open! Early Bird Deadline is July 6

SAA 2017 Election Results

Annual Meeting, July 23-29, 2017

Portland Host Committee Blog

Registration is now open!

Other Professional Happenings

Join a ProjectARCC Conference Call
ProjectARCC, a community of archivists responding to climate change, hosts conference calls on the second Tuesday of every month. The next call is April 11, 2017.

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

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.

Archives and Archivists in the News

Love the smell of old books? Scientists want to archive it

Arctic World Archive Puts Data on Ice for 1,000 Years

National Archives to White House: Save all Trump tweets

Bucks New University to be home to disability art archive

Yale Archive provides vivid picture of American entry into WWI

An Amazing Digital Archive of Amsterdam’s Past

Explore a Growing Archive of American Gardens with a New Smithsonian App

Long Now Foundation Thinks 10,000 Years Ahead

This Organization Is Trying to Collect and Archive Recipes By Jewish Grandmas


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