Posted on 1/16/2018
Created in 2017, the award is named in honor of Brenda S. Banks, Fellow and Past President of SAA and co-founder of the Archivists and Archives of Color Section. The award is sponsored by SAA's Archivists and Archives of Color Section and funded thro
Posted on 1/16/2018
The Donald Peterson Student Travel Award Subcommittee invites applications from archival science students and recent graduates of archival programs. The award subsidizes travel to the SAA Annual Meeting for students presenting research or actively p
Posted on 1/26/2018
The 32nd annual Western Archives Institute (WAI) will be held at San Diego State University from June 10-22, 2018.
Posted on 1/29/2018
The Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) Rare Books and Manuscripts Section (RBMS) and the Society of American Archivists (SAA) have developed a new standard, Standardized Statistical Measures and Metrics for Public Services in Archiv
Posted on 2/8/2018
We’ve often said that the core mission of NARA is to preserve and provide access to the federal government records in our control. And we do that—every day...
Posted on 2/8/2018
Do you know a colleague who is in the early stages of an archives career and who exhibits great leadership skills? Please consider nominating her/him for the SAA Mark A. Greene Emerging Leader Award.
Posted on 2/16/2018
MAC is soliciting applications for the 2018 Archie Motley Memorial Scholarship for Minority Students
Posted on 3/26/2018
The Generally Accepted Recordkeeping Principles® (ARMA International’s “The Principles”) identify critical hallmarks of information governance and apply to all sizes of organizations, in many industries, and in private and public sectors.
Posted on 4/18/2018
Since 2014, our neighbor on the National Mall, the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI), has displayed original treaties between the United States Government and American Indian Nations.
Posted on 6/11/2018
In March 2019, we will open “Rightfully Hers: American Women and the Vote,” a new exhibit in Washington, DC, that uses National Archives records to tell the story of women’s struggle for voting rights as a critical step toward equal citizenship. The
Posted on 7/19/2018
The Program Committee invites session proposals touching on the 2019 theme “Innovation, Transformation, Resurgence” from all areas of archival practice and research and from allied fields.
Posted on 7/24/2018
As part of its mission to support the Holocaust research community, the European Holocaust Research Infrastructure is offering various fellowships to researchers and archivists.
Posted on 8/2/2018
The core mission of the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) is to provide public access to Federal Government records. For the first six decades of our existence, that access primarily meant making the records available in research r
Posted on 9/21/2018
FAIC has created a SurveyMonkey rapid assessment questionnaire for NAGARA members in disaster-affected states.
Posted on 10/1/2018
NARA's primary mission is to provide access to the records in our control. We recognize that these records are of incalculable value to people looking to understand their history, seek out evidence, and document rights...
Posted on 10/10/2018
NAGARA members are invited to participate in a quantitative research analysis investigating how both digital and physical materials are obtained from donor to processing by members of state, regional and national archival associations.
Posted on 10/16/2018
The Oregon Association of Municipal Recorders (OAMR) presented Newberg City Recorder Sue Ryan, CMC, with the 2018 City Recorder of the Year award.
Posted on 11/2/2018
The National Association of Government Archives and Records Administrators (NAGARA) announced the release of a white paper addressing the topic of Digital Rights Management (DRM).
Posted on 12/11/2018
In fall 2018, staff at the National Archives and Records Administration fielded a number of inquiries from parties concerned that valuable records were at risk of destruction. The concerns stemmed from a routine notice in the Federal Register about t