Category Archives: controlaccess

controlaccess: Relevant Subjects in Archives and Related Fields 2017-08-20


SAA News

Call for Volunteers: SAA-ACRL/RBMS Joint Task Force to Revise Statement on Access to Research Materials

SAA Council Statement on White Supremacists’ Actions in Charlottesville, Virginia

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controlaccess: Relevant Subjects in Archives and Related Fields 2017-08-13

SAA News

Statement from the SAA Council 

Conference Pricing Available in the SAA Bookstore
Use this form to get books at conference prices through August 14

Get 25% Off SAA Education
Enter promo code ARCHIVES2017 at checkout. Offer expires August 31

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controlaccess: Relevant Subjects in Archives and Related Fields 2017-08-06

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

Concerns About SAA 2019 Annual Meeting in Austin, Texas

Conference Pricing Available in the SAA Bookstore
Use this form to get books at conference prices through August 14

The July/August Issue of Archival Outlook Is Here!

Get 25% Off SAA Education
Enter promo code ARCHIVES2017 at checkout. Offer expires August 31

Read the Results from the WArS/SAA Salary Survey

Read the Report on the Barriers to Participation Survey

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controlaccess: Relevant Subjects in Archives and Related Fields 2017-07-30


SAA News

Concerns About SAA 2019 Annual Meeting in Austin, Texas

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controlaccess: Relevant Subjects in Archives and Related Fields 2017-07-23

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

SAA Office Closed; See You in Portland!

Results Are In on WArS/SAA Salary Survey

Congratulations to These 2017-2018 SAA Appointees!

Congratulations to SAA’s 2017-2018 Interns!

July 24, 2017, Council Meeting Agenda

Congratulations to Samantha Dodd, one of our first A&D Certificate holders!

Annual Meeting, July 23-29, 2017

Portland Host Committee Blog

Sign Up to Cover SAA for the SNAP Blog!
Going to SAA in Portland? Consider summarizing a session for your #SAALeftBehind colleagues who can’t attend this year. See this spreadsheet with more information!

Sign up for SNAP’s Lunch Buddy Program
You can volunteer to lead a meal excursion or join one that’s already been planned on our spreadsheet.

Conference Schedule is available
Plan to attend the SNAP Section Meeting on Wednesday July 26 from 2:30-3:45pm. Overwhelmed by the other options? A recommended schedule for SNAPers is available here. And don’t forget to get the conference app

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

RSVP for Lunch Discussions
Join these lunchtime discussion groups! Article exploration Thursday, July 27 from 12:15pm–1:30pm or book discussion Friday, July 28 from 12:45pm–1:45pm

Archives and Archivists in the News

Archive specialist rescues Minnesota history, page by yellowed page

NASA posts hundreds of archive videos featuring air and space vehicles to YouTube

Librarian Finds Live Civil-War Artillery Shells on Her First Day

Archive Team promises to back up SoundCloud amid worries of a shutdown

Lesbian singer’s archive captures pre-internet gay life

Why We Need To Archive The Web In Order To Preserve Twitter

Exclusive: A Look Inside Bob Dylan’s Secret Archives

A Sicilian Photographer of the Mafia and Her ‘Archive of Blood’

controlaccess: Relevant Subjects in Archives and Related Fields 2017-07-16

SAA News

The July/August Issue of Archival Outlook Is Here!

SAA Statement on Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity Request for Voter Roll Data

Annual Meeting, July 23-29, 2017

Portland Host Committee Blog

Sign Up to Cover SAA for the SNAP Blog!
Going to SAA in Portland? Consider summarizing a session for your #SAALeftBehind colleagues who can’t attend this year. See this spreadsheet with more information!

Sign up for SNAP’s Lunch Buddy Program
You can volunteer to lead a meal excursion or join one that’s already been planned on our spreadsheet.

Conference Schedule is available
Plan to attend the SNAP Section Meeting on Wednesday July 26 from 2:30-3:45pm. Overwhelmed by the other options? A recommended schedule for SNAPers is available here. And don’t forget to get the conference app

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

RSVP for Lunch Discussions
Join these lunchtime discussion groups! Article exploration Thursday, July 27 from 12:15pm–1:30pm or book discussion Friday, July 28 from 12:45pm–1:45pm

Archives and Archivists in the News

Into the Heart of Patagonia’s Secret Archives

Museum archivist discovers mystery mummified hand belonging to ancient Egyptian woman

New Maurice Sendak Picture Book Discovered

Blogger discredits claim Amelia Earhart was taken prisoner by Japan

The National Archives: Where confused tourists queue up to coo at copies

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