controlaccess: Relevant Subjects in Archives and Related Fields 2017-04-30

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

13 Earn Digital Archives Specialist Certificates from SAA

Comments Sought on “Archival Continuing Education (ACE) Guidelines”

Give to the National Disaster Recovery Fund for Archives

SAA’s Spring Cleaning Book Sale
Grab books for cheap April 21-May 8.

MayDay is coming
Start planning to participate in MayDay on May 1.

Take a salary survey from Women Archivists Section (WArS) and SAA
The research survey about salary, employment, and leadership in the archives profession closes on May 17.

Call for Annual Meeting Pop-Up Session Proposals
Proposals are due May 24.

Sign Up for the Navigator Program
Attending the Annual Meeting for the first time? Sign up to be mentored by a conference veteran! Request a Navigator by June 15.

Sign up to give a Lightning Talk at the SNAP Section Meeting
Submit your proposal by June 23.

Annual Meeting, July 23-29, 2017

2017 SAA Research Forum – Call for Participants and Presentations
Abstracts are due May 16.

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

Conference Schedule is available
Plan to attend the SNAP Section Meeting on Wednesday July 26 from 2:30-3:45pm

Portland Host Committee Blog

Other Professional Happenings

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

Archives and Archivists in the News

Rare Version of the Declaration of Independence Found – In a British Archive

University creates pioneering interactive reality archive

Family photos of tsunami damage, impacts wanted for Oahu archive


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