controlaccess: Relevant Subjects in Archives and Related Fields 2017-06-04

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 Now for Annual Meeting Pop-Up Sessions
The four proposals with the most votes will be presented as sessions in Portland. Vote by June 9.

Call for 2017-2018 SAA Interns
Applications are due by June 16.

Sign up for the SAA Career Center
Email Jennifer Motszko for mock interview appointments or Meredith Lowe for career consultation appointments by July 10.

Teaching with Primary Sources Unconference
The Third Annual Teaching with Primary Sources Unconference and Workshops is free and open to everyone, archivists and non-archivists! Plan to attend at the Portland Art Museum on July 25

The Liberated Archive Forum Program Now Available

Trump Administration’s Proposed FY18 Budget Slashes Funding for IMLS, NHPRC, NEH, NEA

Congratulations to SAA’s 2017-2018 Appointees!

Annual Meeting, July 23-29, 2017

Portland Host Committee Blog

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.

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.

Other Professional Happenings

International Archives Day on June 9
Celebrate International Archives Day 2017 on Friday, June 9

Share Your Federal Funding Impact Story!

Archives and Archivists in the News

Norman Foster unites his archives and art under one roof

British Parliament’s Senior Archivist Talks Women’s Suffrage and Why Young Females Today Need to Know Their History

Inside Sonny Rollins’s Jazz Archive, Headed Home to Harlem

18 Fascinating Items From RadioShack’s Corporate Memorabilia Auction

Unknown Edith Wharton play discovered at archive in Texas

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