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!
Join our next #snaprt chat November 20th at 8pm ET!
This will be the first in a series focused on Archival Fundamentals as outlined by SAA. For this first chat we will revisit appraisal principals!
185 Education Session and 20 Poster Proposals were submitted for ARCHIVES * RECORDS 2018
Proposers will be notified of the Committee’s decisions in late January.
The November/December Issue of Archival Outlook Is Here!
Call for Volunteers: SAA Tragedy Response Initiative Task Force
If you are interested in serving, please complete the Task Force Volunteer form by Wednesday, December 6
The Students and New Archives Professionals (SNAP) Section is seeking nominations for the appointed ex-officio positions of Blog Coordinator, New Professionals Blog Editor, Junior Social Media Coordinator, and Student Chapter Coordinator (see descriptions below). Ex-officio positions are open to all SNAP members, including students and new professionals.
The term for each office is one year, beginning on January 1, 2018 and ending on December 31, 2018. A second year may optionally be considered after the end of the first year. If you wish to nominate yourself or someone else, please complete the following form. All nominations are due by 11:59 PM (EST) on Sunday, October 29, 2017.