Monthly Archives: January 2013

SAA Distinguished Service Award nominations

The Society of American Archivists’ (SAA) Distinguished Service Award Subcommittee seeks nominations for the 2013 award. The deadline for submitting applications is February 28, 2013. Created in 1964 and revised in 1993, this award recognizes an archival institution, education program, … Continue reading

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NISO Webinar: Metadata for Preservation: A Digital Object’s Best Friend

KDLA will be hosting this webinar sponsored by the KY SHRAB on February 13, 2013. This webinar is free for KCA members who would like to attend. You will need to attend on-site at KDLA. Please contact Mark Myers at … Continue reading

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2013 Western Archives Institute

The 27th annual Western Archives Institute will be held at the University of California, Riverside from July 7 – 19, 2013. The Western Archives Institute is an intensive, two-week program that provides integrated instruction in basic archival practices to individuals … Continue reading

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Call for nominations: SAA 2013 Leland Award

Call for Nominations: 2013 Society of American Archivists Waldo Gifford Leland Award Please help us to recognize the best in our profession! Have you read a great new book about archives? Seen an exceptional new finding aid? Encountered a new … Continue reading

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J. Franklin Jameson Archival Advocacy Award

From: Society of American Archivists The J. Franklin Jameson Archival Advocacy Award Subcommittee of the Society of American Archivists seeks nominations for the 2013 award. http://www2.archivists.org/governance/handbook/section12‐jameson Established in 1989, this award honors an individual, institution, or organization that promotes greater … Continue reading

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Care and Identification of Photographs (from daguerreotypes to digital)

June 3-6, 2013: Louisville, KY This workshop is hosted by the University of Louisville Ekstrom Library (Louisville, KY). Details and online registration

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SAA Preservation Publication Award

The Society of American Archivists Preservation Publication Award Subcommittee is seeking nominations for the prestigious Preservation Publication Award. Do you know of an outstanding preservation-related work published in 2012? Would you like to see the author(s) or editor(s) recognized for … Continue reading

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