SAA Museum Archives Pecha Kucha Opportunity for SAA 2011

Museum Archives Section Meeting Repository Updates Pecha Kucha Style Call for Proposals SAA 2011 Thursday, August 25, 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm Deadline for submissions: July 29, 2011 Are you a member of the Museum Archives section of SAA? Do you have a repository update or an interesting new collection to share? If so, please […]

CAVRACON at UCSB June 16-17th, 2011

THE NORTHERN AND SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA CHAPTERS OF THE VISUAL RESOURCES ASSOCIATION cordially invite you to the California Visual Resources Association Conference, also known as CAVRACON, which will be held Thursday, June 16th and Friday, June 17th, 2011 at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Website: https://sites.google.com/site/cavraconference/ CaVraCon will provide workshops, presentations and demos dealing with the […]

Out of the Ordinary: Preserving Paper-Based Ephemera Symposium

OUT OF THE ORDINARY: PRESERVING PAPER-BASED EPHEMERA   Presented by the Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts June 17, 2011 Baltimore, MD Co-sponsored & hosted by: Johns Hopkins University, Sheridan Libraries, Department of Conservation & Preservation at The George Peabody Library ABOUT THE PROGRAM This symposium will examine the myriad of challenges faced in […]

Call for Proposals: 11th Annual Milka Bliznakov Prize

Call for Proposals: 11th Annual Milka Bliznakov Prize IAWA (International Archive of Women in Architecture Center) Deadline for receipt of proposals: May 31st, 2011 The IAWA invites architects, scholars, professionals, students, and researchers to honor IAWA founder Milka Bliznakov through research on women in architecture and related design fields. This research, in concert with the preservation efforts of the […]

Summer Archival Internships at Museum of the City of New York

Archival Internships Museum of the City of New York Summer 2011 Internship Description: The Museum of the City of New York is currently seeking two library school students interested in a summer archives internship. Interns will work with the Museum’s Theater Collection or Manuscripts and Ephemera Collection and will have the opportunity to gain experience […]

Workshop: Intro to Archival Processing (Arrangement/Description)

Introduction to Archival Processing Workshop Friday, May 20, 2011 Vermont History Center, Barre, Vermont Full day workshop, 9:00 – 5:00 (Registration begins at 8:30) Cost: $70 NEA and VHS Member, $85 Non-Member (includes A Guide for Processing Manuscript Collections) Registration Deadline: Friday, May, 6, 2011 Maximum Enrollment: 25 Instructor: Bruce P. Stark, Retired Assistant State […]

NEA Newsletter Call for News!

Attention archivists, students, and repositories in the New England area: The NEA newsletter is currently seeking articles about your activities and accomplishments for the July 2011 issue of the NEA newsletter. The newsletter relies entirely on entries from members, so please share your news with the archives community! Past entries have included announcements about newly […]

Fundraising for Preservation and Conservation workshops

Fundraising for Preservation and Conservation workshops Presented by the Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts WATERFORD, NY – APRIL 27, 2011 Hosted and cosponsored by: Bureau of Historic Sites Peebles Island Resource Center (PIRC) Division for Historic Preservation NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation RICHMOND, VA – APRIL 29, 2011 Hosted by: […]